Please refer to the following Employment Growth, Informalisation and Other Issues Class 11 Economics MCQ Questions. These multiple choice questions have been prepared based on the latest examination pattern, NCERT book and syllabus issued by CBSE, NCERT and KVS. Students should go through all MCQ Questions for Class 11 Economics with answers as they will help them to prepare for the exams.
Employment Growth, Informalisation and Other Issues Class 11 Economics MCQ Questions
Question. Most of the disguised unemployed persons in India are found in
Question. The formula to calculate workforce participation ratio is
A) (workforce / total population) x 100
B) (Number of unemployed persons / Labour force ) x 100
C) Workforce + Numbers of people who are willing to work but are unemployed
D) (workforce / Labour force ) x 100
Question. Unemployment refers to people:
A) Who are not willing to work
B) Who are willing but not get work
C) Who leave their jobs in search of better ones
D) Who have been dismissed because of incorrect practice
Question. Those who do not get any pension or gratuity benefits are known as:
A) Self-employed workers
C) regular workers
B) Casual workers
Question. The major cause of unemployment in India can be classified as
A) Under development
C) Defective planning
B) Rapid population growth
D) All of these
Question. In which type of unemployment do the marginal productivity of the workers is zero?
A) Disguised unemployment
C) seasonal unemployment
B) Involuntary unemployment
D) structural unemployment
Question. Krishna has his own -land on which he grows only one crop in a year. He works only for 5 to 7 months in a year. The kind of unemployment he faces in the remaining pars of years is called.
A) Disguised unemployment
C) Frictional unemployment
B) Seasonal unemployment
D) Cyclic unemployment
Question. Supply of labour corresponding to different wage rates is referred as:
A) Labour supply
B) Labour force
C) participation rate
D) Work force
Question. Jobless growth leads to unemployment because:
A) Labour refuses to migrate
b) labour is very expensive
c) GDP growth is slow
d) Growth is due to technology
Question. Unemployment is defined as
A) The section of the population that is not capable of being employed.
B) The section of population willing to work but unable to find employment.
C) The section of population that is waiting to be employed.
D) The section of population that are without the skills needed by employers
Question. What is dependency ratio?
Ratio of working population to total population.
Question. Give the meaning of work force.
The number of persons, who are actually employed at a particular time are known as work force.
Question. Define worker – population ratio.
Worker- population ratio is the percentage of total population engaged in work.
Question. Give the meaning of educated unemployment.
Educated unemployment refers to the unemployment among the Educated people
Question. Is India experiencing jobless growth ? why
Yes. More and more goods and services are being produced and there by achieving growth of GDP rate but it is not leading to generation of employment opportunities.
Question. What do you mean by full employment?
Full employment refers to a situation in which all the workers who are capable of working and willing to work get an Employment in prevailing wage rates.
Question. Why do we differentiate between Economic activity and production activity?
We differentiate between Economic activity and production activity to calculate the number of workers. People engaged only in production activities are to be included in the category of workers.
Question. what is meant by labour force participation rate?
The ratio of labour force to total participation is called labour rate
Question. What is meant by Casualization of work force?
The process of moving from Self- Employment and regular salaried employment to casual wage work is known as Casualization of Workforce.
Question. Can these be called as workers – a begger, a thief, a smuggler, a gambler ? why?
No. none of them involved in legal production activities.
Question. Who all are included in labour force?
All persons, who are working (have job) and though not working, are seeking and re available for work, are deemed to be in the labour force.
Question. What is meant by wage employment?
An arrangement in which a worker sells his labour and earns wages in Return
Question. What is meant by seasonal unemployment?
Unemployment that occurs at certain seasons of the year is known as Seasonal unemployment.
Question. Give the meaning of disguised unemployment.
Disguised unemployment refers to a state in which more people are engaged in work than are really needed.
Question. Name the two kinds of urban unemployment.
1. Industrial unemployment
2. Educated unemployment.
Question. What do you mean by industrial unemployment?
It refers to the unemployment among the illiterates. Who wish to work in industrial establishment.