ICSE Class 10th Geography 8 – Manufacturing Industries MCQs

The NALCO and BALCO aluminium smelting plants are in ____.

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The NALCO and BALCO aluminium smelting plants are in Orissa.

The Bhadravathi iron and steel plant is in ____.

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The Bhadravathi iron and steel plant is in Karnataka.

Where is the headquarters of TISCO?

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Mumbai in Maharashtra is the headquarters of TISCO.

The first jute mill in India was established in 1859 at ____.

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The first jute mill in India was established in 1859 at Rishra near Kolkata.

Which of these industries uses limestone as a raw material?

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Limestone is the key raw material in the cement industry.

The Bhilai Steel Plant is in ____.

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The Bhilai Steel Plant is in Chhattisgarh.

Railway diesel engines are manufactured in Uttar Pradesh at ____.

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Railway diesel engines are manufactured in Uttar Pradesh at Varanasi.

Varanasi is famous for ____.

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Varanasi is famous for silk.

How much percentage of weaving, cutting and processing has been decentralised in India?

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Almost 90 per cent of weaving in India has been decentralised to provide a scope for incorporating traditional skills and designs in cotton, silk, zari and embroidery.

The first successful textile mill in India was set up at Mumbai in ____.

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The first successful textile mill in India was set up at Mumbai in 1854.

What sector is known as the backbone of development in general and economic development in particular?

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The rate of a country's development is usually indicated by the contribution from the manufacturing sector.

Tata Steel is a company in the ____ sector.

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Tata Steel is a company in the private sector.

A major power corporation of India is ____.

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NTPC is a major power corporation of India. It has ISO – 14001 certification for EMS (Environment Management System).

Who laid emphasis on weaving 'Khadi'?

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Mahatma Gandhi laid emphasis on spinning yarn and weaving 'Khadi,' since he felt that it would lead to patriotic feelings among the Indians and provide them employment.

Which one of the following favor the location of Industry?

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Availability of raw material is a favorable condition for the setup of Industry.

Which of these agencies markets steel from public sector plants in India?

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SAIL is the agency that markets steel from public sector plants in India.

In the present-day world of globalisation, India needs to be ____.

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India should be more efficient and competitive, and produce quality goods at this age of globalisation.

There are ____ large plants of cement in India.

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There are 128 large plants and 334 mini plants of cement in India.

Which of the following industries manufactures telephones, computers?

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Though telephones and computers are used in the IT sector, they are manufactured in the electronics industry.

The National Jute Policy was formulated by the Government of India in the year ____.

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The National Jute Policy was formulated by the Government of India in the year 2005 with the objective of increasing productivity, enhancing quality, ensuring good prices to jute farmers, and increasing the yield per hectare.

____ is essential for construction of houses, factories, bridges, roads, airports, dams and other commercial establishments.

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Cement is essential for construction of houses, factories, bridges, roads, airports, dams and other commercial establishments.

India is the ____ producer of nitrogenous fertilisers.

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India is the third largest producer of nitrogenous fertilisers.

India expotrs yarn to ____.

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India expotrs yarn to Japan.

An example of the joint sector company is ____.

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An example of the joint sector company is Oil India Limited.

The handspun khadi provides large scale employment to weavers in their homes as a ____ .

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The handspun khadi provides large scale employment to weavers in their homes as a Cottage Industry.

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