Industries, Industrial Centres and Factories (Rajasthan)– Old Year Questions and Answers

1. For the popularisation of science and technology in the state, the government has established science centres and science parks in Rajasthan. Identify the correct places where science parks have been established so far :

(a) Jaipur, Bikaner, Jhalarpatan, (Jhalwara)
(b) Jaipur, Nawalgarh, Kota
(c) Jaipur, Jodhpur, Kota
(d) Jaipur, Nawalgarh, Jhalarpatan (Jhalwara)

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2. Which among the following are important mineral-based industries in Rajasthan?
(A) Zinc smelting industry
(B) Cement industry
(C) Electronic industry
(D) Marble industry

(a) (A) and (B)
(b) (A), (C) and (D)
(c) (A), (B) and (D)
(d) (A), (B), (C) and (D)

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3. Match the following-
Park District
A. Stone Park (i) Neemrana, Alwar
B. Bio-Tech. Park (ii) Jaipur, Jodhpur, Kota,Udaipur
C. I.T. Park (iii) Sitapur, Jaipur
D. Japanese Park (iv) Dholpur and Karauli

(a) iv iii ii i
(b) ii iii iv i
(c) iii ii i iv
(d) i iv iii ii

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4. Match list-I with list-II and choose the correct answer from the code given below :
List-I List-II
(District)  (Main Industry)
A. Udaipur i. White Cement
B. Nagaur ii. Chemical
C. Bhilwara iii. Textile
D. Kota iv. Lead and Zinc
Code :

(a) A-(iii), B-(i), C-(ii), D-(iv)
(b) A-(iv), B-(ii), C-(i), D-(iii)
(c) A-(i), B-(ii), C-(iv), D-(iii)
(d) A-(iv), B-(i), C-(iii), D-(ii)

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5. Consider the following statements regarding the first Mega Food Park of Rajasthan established in March 2018:
(A) It was inaugurated by the Union Minister for Food Processing Industries Harsimrat Kaur Badal.
(B) It is known as Smart Mega Food Park.
(C) It is located at Roopangarh in Ajmer.
Which of the statement/s given above is/are correct?

(a) (A) and (B)
(b) Only (B)
(c) (A) and (C)
(d) Only (C)

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6. Who was the editor of ‘Tyag Bhumi’?

(a) Hari Bhau Upadhyaya
(b) Jai Narayan Vyas
(c) Devi Dutta Tripathi
(d) Rishi Dutt Mehta

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7. The first ‘Computer Added Design Set’ in power loom the industry is established in–

(a) Pali
(b) Bhilwara
(c) Jodhpur
(d) Balotara

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8. The organisation working for the industrial development of Rajasthan by providing periodical debt and capital is –

(a) Rajasthan agro-industries corporation
(c) R.F.C.

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9. Exclude which is not correct-

(a) RUDA is functioning for the creation of more avenues of employment in the rural non-farm sector
(b) The Bureau of Investment Promotion is an agency for the promotion of Small Scale industry projects
(c) RIICO is an apex organisation engaged in fostering growth of industrialisation in the state
(d) Rajasthan Small Industries Corporation is functioning to assist Small Scale Industry and handicrafts

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10. The institution which provides raw materials at a suitable price to small industries and architecture provides facilities for the distribution of their products and organises presentation and training programmes is –

(b) R.F.C.
(d) R.K.U.I.B.

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11. RIDCOR stands for-

(a) Road Infrastructure Development Company of Rajasthan
(b) Rail Information Download Corporation of Rajasthan
(c) Rajasthan Indoor Decoration Corporation of Railways
(d) Rail Infrastructure Development Corporation of Rajasthan

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12. Which of the following is not an industrial enterprise of Government of Rajasthan?

(a) The Ganganagar Sugar Mills Ltd.
(b) Rajasthan State Chemical-works Didwana
(c) State Woolen Mills Bikaner
(d) Modern Food Industries (India) Ltd.

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13. The most organised and ancient industry in Rajasthan is–

(a) Cement Industry
(b) Cotton Textile Industry
(c) Sugar Industry
(d) Vanaspati ghee industry

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14. How many district Industries centres are working in Rajasthan?

(a) 33
(b) 29
(c) 36
(d) 31

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15. The correct group of centres of the sugar industry in Rajasthan is :

(a) Kota-Tonk-Bhilwara
(b) Udaipur-Tonk-Bhilwara
(c) Keshoraipatan-Sri Ganganagar-Bikaner
(d) Sri Ganganagar-Bhopal Sagar- Keshoraipatan

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16. The sugar factory regulated by the cooperative system is located in –

(a) Udaipur
(b) Shriganganagar
(c) Bhopal Sagar
(d) Keshoraipatan

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17. The first cooperative society in Rajasthan was established in 1905 at:

(a) Bhinai in Ajmer district
(b) Jaola in Nagaur district
(c) Gulabpura in Bhilwara district
(d) Bassi in Jaipur district

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18. The factory operated by Central Government in Rajasthan is –

(a) Hindustan Zincs Ltd.
(b) Salt works, Dindwana
(c) Ganganagar Sugar mills, Ganganagar
(d) Araval Swachalit Vahan ltd.

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19. Hindustan Sambhar Salts is run by :

(a) Central Government
(b) State Government
(c) Cooperative Society
(d) Private Sector

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20. Which city can be called ‘the Manchester’ of Rajasthan?

(a) Kota
(b) Pali
(c) Beawar
(d) Bhilwara

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21. Where in Rajasthan, the printing press ‘Vedic Yantralaya’ was established?

(a) Jodhpur
(b) Udaipur
(c) Ajmer
(d) Jaipur

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22. Handloom Mark shows the standard of-

(a) Handloom clothes
(b) Craftworks
(c) Hand embroidery
(d) Hand block printing

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23. Which of the following is correctly matched?

(a) Badla (Water bottle) – Jaipur
(b) Masuriya Saree – Kota
(c) Namda – Jodhpur
(d) Designing on marble – Tonk

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24. Which royal house of Rajasthan gave patronage to Blue Pottery?

(a) Bikaner
(b) Udaipur
(c) Jaipur
(d) Jodhpur

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25. The craft of the famous blue pottery in Rajasthan originated from :

(a) Kashmir
(b) Persia
(c) Afghanistan
(d) Sindh

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26. Which is the famous centre of ‘Blue Pottery’ in Rajasthan?

(a) Bikaner
(b) Dungarpur
(c) Jaipur
(d) Jaisalmer

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27. Among the crafts that have been shortlisted by the National Institute of Design for Geographical Indicator Status are-

(a) Jaipur for blue pottery and Udaipur for claywork
(b) Zari work of Ajmer and block printing of Sanganer
(c) Embroidery of Barmer and woollens of Jaisalmer
(d) Paintings of Kishangadh and Namdas of Tonk

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28. The largest factory manufacturing tyres and tubes in Rajasthan is established at

(a) Kelwa
(b) Kankroli
(c) Karauli
(d) Kotputli

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29. What was the approximate number of registered factories in Rajasthan in the year 1990?

(a) 5400
(b) 9900
(c) 16500
(d) 28300

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30. The place of Rajasthan in India for having registered factories and Industrial sector is –

(a) 13th
(b) 15th
(c) 16th
(d) 17th

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31. The proposed oil refinery at Pachpadra, Barmer is a joint venture of

(a) ONGCL and Government of India
(b) OIL and Government of Rajasthan
(c) HPCL and the Government of India
(d) HPCL and Government of Rajasthan

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