Directions: In  the following passage there are blanks, each of which has been numbered. against each number, five words are suggested, one of which fits the blank appropriately. find out the appropriate word in each case.
Economic development of country is (___494___) to their industrial growth. In a developing country like India, Small —Scale Industries play a significant role In economic development of the country. They are a (___495___) segment of Indian economy in terms of their contribution towards country’s industrial production, exports, employment and creation of an entrepreneurial base. These industries by and large represent a stage in economic (___496___) from traditional to modem technology. Small industry plays a very important role in widening the base of entrepreneur ship. The development of small industries (___497___) an easy and effective means of achieving broad based ownership of industry, the diffusion of enterprise and initiative in the industrial field. Given their importance, the Government policy framework right from the First plan has (___498___) the need for the development of SSI sector keeping In view its (___499___) importance in the overall economic development of India. Accordingly, the policy support from the Government towards Small Scale Industries has tended to be (___500___) and favourable to the development of small entrepreneurial class. Government accords the (___501___) preference to development of SSI by framing and implementing (___502___) policies and promotional schemes. The most important promotional policy of the Government for the SSIs is fiscal (___503___) in the form of tax concessions and exemptions of direct or indirect taxes liveable on production or profits.

Q1.

494.

(a)related

(b) relating

(c)concentrated

(d)resembled

(e) assimilated

Q2.

495.

(a) mean

(b)vital

(c)insignificance

(d)visual

(e) insignificant

Q3.

496.

(a)translation

(b)transferring

(c)transition

(d) transitional

(e)growth

Q4.

497.

(a) offer

(b)offers

(c) differ

(d)differs

(e)encourage

Q5.

498.

(a) highlighting

(b) highlighted

(c) heighten

(d) demeaning

(e) demeaned

Q6.

499.

(a) strategy

(b) less

(c) complex

(d) strategic

(e) meagre

Q7.

500.

(a) conducive

(b) congruence

(c) unsuitable

(d) unfit

(e) unfair

Q8.

501.

(a) high

(b)higher

(c) highest

(d) measurable

(e) lowest

Q9.

502.

(a) unsuitable

(b) suitably

(c) suitable

(d) strategy

(e) unmatched

Q10.

503.

(a) incentives

(b) imperatives

(c) needs

(d) improvement

(e) help

ANSWERS :

            1 a       2 b       3 c       4 b       5 b       6 d       7 a       8 c       9 c       10 a