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