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Which among the following definitions has been given by the World Bank to define people below the poverty line?

 A) Income not exceeding $1.90 a day B) Income not exceeding 50 cent a day C) Income not exceeding$ 2 a day D) Income not exceeding $1.5 a day Correct Answer:  A) Income not exceeding$ 1.90 a day

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1). 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
2). A serious effort to tackle the problem of poverty began with :
 A). first plan B). third plan C). fourth plan D). sixth plan
3). Which State has the maximum number of people living below the poverty line?
4). What is below poverty line income in rural India
 A). Rs.1500 B). Rs.900 C). Rs.1059 D). Rs.1000
5). The 'Slack Season' in the Indian Economy is :
 A). March-April B). Sep.-Dec. C). Jan.-June D). Feb.-April

6). In our country which of the following affects poverty line the most?
 A). Level of prices B). Production quantum C). Per capita income D). Quantum of gold reserve