TLP 2016 OPTIONAL – Geography [Day 54]

  • IASbaba
  • October 29, 2016
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Mains Examination, TLP Geography Optional
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Think Learn & Perform (TLP) : Geography [Day 54]


1. On the outline map of India provided to you, mark the location of all of the following. Write in your QCA Booklet the significance of the locations, whether physical/commercial/economic/ecological/environmental/cultural in not more than 30 words for each entry: (2 x 5 =10 marks)


  1. Kedarnath
  2. Manesar
  3. Puducherry
  4. Pulicat lake
  5. Jongsong peak

2. Briefly explain the following terms in not more than 50 words each: (5 x 5 =25 marks)


  1. Make in India
  2. Objectives of Industrial Policy
  3. Industrial regionalisation
  4. Problems of various Industrial complexes of India
  5. Labour as a component of industrial policy

3. The performance of PSUs in India has been a mixed bag. Do you agree? Which are the sectors in which PSUs have performed well? Also identify the sectors where the performance of PSUs has been sub optimal. Why such difference occurs? Analyse. (20 marks)

4. What are the merits and limitations of the current industrial policy? Do you think the industrial policy needs an overhaul? Why? Examine. (15 marks)

5. Write a short note on the industrial houses of India. (15 marks)


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