Social Science Class-10 Economics: Sectors of the Indian Economy Question Bank Part – 1

1. Animal Husbandry is a part of

(a) primary sector
(b) secondary sector
(c) tertiary sector
(d) none of these

2. Converting iron ore to steel is a part of

(a) primary activity
(b) secondary activity
(c) tertiary activity
(d) all of these

3. ATM is an example of

(a) primary sector
(b) secondary sector
(c) tertiary sector
(d) all of these

4. Service is

(a) tangible
(b) intangible
(c) both (a) and (b)
(d) physical Product

5. GDP of a country is based on

(a) total value of good and services
(b) final value of goods and services
(c) initial value of goods and services
(d) all of these

6. MGNREGA guarantees job to poor for

(a) 100 days
(b) 90 days
(c) 60 days
(d) 50 days

7. Which of the following profession belongs to the Tertiary Sector of economy?

(a) Fisherman
(b) Farmer
(c) Factory worker
(d) Teacher

8 Read the given statements in the context of ‘globalization’ and choose the correct option [CBSE Sample Paper 2020]

(a) It is the only way for the economic development of the country.
(b) Interlinks only production-based activities in dispersed locations in the world.
(c) It has always given only positive results in all the countries.
(d) Leads to spread of technology, cultures and diseases from a region to another.

9. Public health is the responsibility of

(a) primary sector
(b) government
(c) private sector
(d) none of these

10. Hidden unemployment is also called

(a) organised sector
(b) disguised unemployment
(c) tertiary sector
(d) contractual unemployment

11. Name one type of classification of the economy?

(a) Urban
(b) Rural
(c) Public/Private
(d) State/National

12. From where the employment and non-employment figures are taken to study the data?

(a) Real-Time Handbook of Statistics on Indian Economy
(b) National Statistical Office (NSO)
(c) NITI Aayog
(d) Statistics Information Bureau

13. What are the groups of classification of an economy called?

(a) Sectors
(b) Centers
(c) Types
(d) Categories

14. When we produce a good by exploiting natural resources it is called ___________?

(a) tertiary sector
(b) primary sector
(c) service sector
(d) public sector

15. Which activities come under the agriculture and related sectors?

(a) Dairy
(b) Mineral excavation
(c) Using cotton fiber from the plant
(d) Selling agricultural products in the market

16. What is the secondary sector?

(a) Production of a good by exploiting natural resources.
(b) Activities in which natural products are changed into other forms through ways of manufacturing.
(c) Activities, by themselves, do not produce a good but they are an aid or support for the production process.
(d) Mineral excavation.

17. Using sugarcane as raw material, we make sugar or gur, under what sector does this activity come?

(a) Primary
(b) Private
(c) Industrial
(d) Tertiary

18. Those activities, by themselves, do not produce a good but they are an aid or support for the production process, are called __________.

(a) primary
(b) private
(c) industrial
(d) tertiary



1. (a)
2. (b)
3. (c)
4. (c)
5. (a)
6. (a)
7. (d)
8. (d)
9. (c)
10. (b)
11. (c)
12. (b)
13. (a)
14. (b)
15. (a)
16. (b)
17. (c)
18. (d)


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