ROLE OF FIVE YEARS PLANNING

  • 1. Who led the 'National Planning Committee Formed by the Indian National Congress in 1938?
A.) Subhash Chandra Bose
B.) Jawaharlal Nehru
C.) Mokshagundam Viswesvarayya
D.) Mahatma Gandi

Answer: Option 'B'

Jawaharlal Nehru

  • 2. Who first suggested that India should have a planned economy and when?
A.) Mokshagundam Viswesvarayya 1934
B.) Jawaharlal Nehru
C.) Subhash Chandra Bose
D.) Mahatma Gandi

Answer: Option 'A'

Mokshagundam Viswesvarayya in 1934

  • 3. Who first recommended that India should have a planning commission?
A.) Mokshagundam Viswesvarayya
B.) Jawaharlal Nehru
C.) Subhash Chandra Bose
D.) Mahatma Gandi

Answer: Option 'C'

Subhash Chandra Bose

  • 4. Name the book written by Mokshagundam Viswesvarayya
A.) Poverty and un-British rule in India
B.) Alternative Leadership
C.) Planned Economy for India
D.) None of these

Answer: Option 'C'

Planned Economy for India

  • 5. What is the Continuous Plan?
A.) An annual plan which is formulated, keeping the running 3 year plan in mind
B.) An annual plan which is formulated, keeping the running 5 year plan in mind
C.) An annual plan which is formulated, keeping the running 4-yearr plan in mind
D.) An annual plan which is formulated, keeping the running 6 year plan in mind

Answer: Option 'B'

An annual plan which is formulated, keeping the running 5 year plan in mind