MCQ Questions for Class 12 Geography Chapter 4 Human Development with Answers

Question 1.
Development means
(A) Qualitative change
(B) Negative change
(C) Increase in quality
(D) Simple change.


Answer: (A) Qualitative change

Question 2.
Which criterion was used in the early period to measure development?
(A) Industrial growth
(B) Agricultural growth
(C) Economic growth
(D) Population growth


Answer: (C) Economic growth

Question 3.
Which is not a part of the Human development of people?
(A) Opportunities
(B) Freedom
(C) Health
(D) Number of people


Answer: (D) Number of people

Question 4.
When was the Human development index created?
(A) 1980
(B) 1985
(C) 1990
(D) 1955


Answer: (C) 1990

Question 5.
Which is not a key area of human development?
(A) Access to Resources
(B) Good health
(C) Education
(D) Industrial development


Answer: (D) Industrial development

Question 6.
Which is not a hindrance to Equity?
(A) Gender
(B) Race
(C) Caste
(D) Freedom


Answer: (D) Freedom

Question 7.
How many countries have a high level of human development?
(A) 37
(B) 47
(C) 47
(D) 67


Answer: (C) 47

Question 8.
How many countries have a low level of human development?
(A) 12
(B) 22
(C) 72
(D) 42


Answer: (C) 72

Question 9.
What is the score of the high development index?
(A) Above 0.6
(B) Above 0.7
(C) Above 0.8
(D) Above 0.9


Answer: (C) Above 0.8

Question 10.
Where does India rank in the world Human Development Index?
(A) 107
(B) 117
(C) 136
(D) 137


Answer: (C) 136

Question 11.
Which country ranks first in the world in Human Development Index?
(A) Canada
(B) Norway
(C) Iceland
(D) Australia


Answer: (B) Norway

Question 12.
Which one of the following best describes development?
(A) An increase in size
(B) A constant in size
(C) A positive change in quality
(D) A simple change in the quality.


Answer: (C) A positive change in quality

Question 13.
Which one of the following scholars introduced the concept of Human Development?
(A) Prof. Amartya Sen
(B) Ellen C. Sein pie
(C) Dr. Mahabub-Ul-Haq
(D) Ratzel.


Answer: (C) Dr. Mahabub-Ul-Haq


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