CD Prelims TS 2018- FLT 1 (Economic Survey & IYB) discussion

All aspirants who are giving tomorrow’s test should discuss all there doubts/queries about any question on this thread and not in the comments section of the test

Around 20 questions of the test can be solved using Tikdam method

Tikdams explanations in those selected questions are given in the explanation column itself

By closely observing those questions after every test you will gradually learn the art of Tikdams which will assist you in clearing the UPSC prelims

Highlights of tomorrow’s test:


Q.1) Consider the following statements:

1. The biologically determined natural sex ratio at birth is 1.05 males for every female.

2. Any significant deviation from the biologically determined natural sex ratio at birth cannot be on account of human intervention.

Which of the statement/s given above is/are incorrect?

a) 1 only

b) 2 only

c) Both 1 and 2

d) Neither 1 nor 2


Q.2)  What does the term “”exports superstars”” mean in the Economic Survey?

a) Firms that account for a disproportionately large share of exports.

b) Small and medium enterprises only that account for large quantum of exports.

c) Top 1% of the firms in India according to their Market Capitalisation.

d) None of the above


Q.3) Consider the following statements regarding tax-GDP ratio:

1. Higher tax-GDP ratio will overcome the fiscal vulnerability.

2. Tax-GDP ratio has remained almost constant since last three decade.

Which of the above statement/s given above is/are correct?

a) 1 only

b) 2 only

c) Both 1 and 2

d) None of the above


Q.4)  Which of the following/s is most likely to increase export-GDP ratio of India?

1. Competitive exchange rates

2. Open capital accounts

Select the correct answer using the codes given below:

a) 1 only

b) 1 and 2 only

c) 2 only

d) None of the above

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