Chapter 11

Maximum Mark 15

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1) Who is known as father of modern economics?

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Adam Smith

JB Say

Alfred Marshal

JM Keynes

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2) Statistics are

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Facts

Numerical Data

Songs

None of the above

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3) How many types of data are there ?

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One

Two

Three

Numerous

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4) Statistics is an aggregate of

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Numbers

Facts

Songs

None of the above

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5) Statistics is what form of noun ?

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Singular

Plural

Both singular and plural

None of the above

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6) In how many ways statistics can be defined?

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One

Two

Three

Many ways

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7) Origin of word statistics is from which language?

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Latin

French

Arabic

English

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8) The statistical method to analyse the data may be

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Explanatory

Non-explanatory

Both of the above

None of the above

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9) Statistics deals with

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Qualitative data

Quantitative data

Both qualitative and quantitative

None of the above

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10) The word statistics is used as

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Singular

Plural

Both singular and plural

None of the above

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11) Find the odd one

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Honesty

Aptitude

Cleverness

Income

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12) Statistics can 

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Prove anything

Disprove anything

Neither prove nor disprove, its a tool.

None of these

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13) Which one of the following is different from others

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It does not deal with individuals

It facilitates comparison

It can be misused

It deals with quantitative characteristics

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14) Select the wrong statement

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Human wants are unlimited

Poverty is the cause of all economic problems

Resources have multi use

Statistics is known as political arithmetic

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15) What is the nature of statistics ?

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Art

Science

Art and Science

None of the above

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