• Absolute Poverty means :
 A) poverty in terms of absolute number of people B) poverty in terms of the basic minimum calorie requirements C) poverty in terms of the prevailing price level D) poverty in terms of the absolute level of unemployment

 B) poverty in terms of the basic minimum calorie requirements

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1). Which among the following definitions has been given by the World Bank to define people below the poverty line?
 A). Income not exceeding $1 a day B). Income not exceeding 50 cent a day C). Income not exceeding$ 2 a day D). Income not exceeding \$ 1.5 a day
2). Poverty Gap is :
 A). the difference between poverty line and actual income levels of all thoseliving below that line B). gap between the rich and the poor C). gap between developed nations and developing nations D). gap in infrastructural facilities between developed and developing nations
3). A serious effort to tackle the problem of poverty began with :
 A). first plan B). third plan C). fourth plan D). sixth plan
4). Which State has the maximum number of people living below the poverty line?
5). The maximum income level per month of a household to be called below the
poverty line in India is :
 A). Rs.200 B). Rs.300 C). Rs.500 D). Rs.700
6). The 'Slack Season' in the Indian Economy is :
 A). March-April B). Sep.-Dec. C). Jan.-June D). Feb.-April