MCQs LESSON-11 INTERNATIONAL TRADE
Q1. Which of the following is/are the main reasons for rise in trade of India?
A. Momentum picked by manufacturing sectors
B. Liberal government policies
C. Diversification of markets
D. All of the above
Q2. Which Indian sector has highest share of exports in trade?
Manufacturing sector has highest share of exports : 73.6%
Q3. Increase in import of petroleum indicates:
A. Rise in industrialization
B. Decline in industrialization
C. Stagnation in industrialization
D. Both A & C
Also indicate better standard of living
Q4. In 2016-17 India traded the highest with which of the following?
B. North America
Q5. How many major ports are there in India?
These ports are regulated by Central government
Q6. Which of the following ports were built to compensate losses of Karachi & Chittagong port after partition?
A. Mangalore & Diamond Harbour
B. Tuticorin & Kandla
C. Kochi & Chennai
D. Kandla & Diamond Harbour
Q7. Which major sea port has a landlocked harbour?
Q8. Name the major seaport for which Vadinar has been developed to
relieve pressure ?
It is situated at head of gulf of kucchh (Gujrat)
It is designed to receive large quantities of petroleum, fertilisers
Q9. The biggest port of the country with natural harbour is :
It is 20 km long & 6-10 km wide
Q10. Which major sea port has the largest oil terminal in India?
A. Jawaharlal Nehru Port
Q11. Which of the following is the largest container port in India?
A. Marmagao Port
B. Paradwip Port
C. Jawahar Lal Nehru Port
D. Diamond Harbour
Situated at Nhava Sheva (Maharashtra)
Developed as satellite port to relieve pressure on Mumbai Port
Q12. Name the port which gained significance after remodelling to handle irone ore exports to Japan?
Q13. Which Indian port is located at the entrance of Zuari estuary?
A. Mangalore Port
B. Marmagao Port
Q14. Name the major sea port situated in Karnataka.
Q15. The port which is situated at the head of vembanad kayal is:
A. Kolkata Port
B. Haldia Port
C. Paradwip Port
D. Kochi Port
Kerala is also known as Queen of Arabian Sea
Q16. Which port has been constructed to reduce congestion of Kolkata Port?
Q17. The port which is located on Hugli river is:
Lost its significance due to silt accumulation
Q18. The port which has deepest harbour and developed to handle large scale export of Iron ore is:
Q19. Name the oldest artificial sea port of India .
Built in 1859
Q20. Name the major sea port which was developed to relieve pressure on Chennai port:
D. Both A & B
Q21. Trade between two countries is termed as
A. Internal trade
B. International trade
C. External trade
D. Local trade
Q22. Most of India’s foreign trade is carried through
A. Land and sea
B. Sea and air
C. Land and air