**Direction(1-5) **: State wise Literacy and Population growth:

**Q1.** Which of the following states shows a higher Percentage increase in female literacy than the percentage increase in total literacy?

(i) Maharashtra

(ii) Himachal Pradesh

(iii) Kerala

(iv) Karnataka

(1). (i) Only

(2). (i),(ii)&(iv)

(3). (i) and (iii)

(4). All of the above

(5). None of the above

**Q2.** For the state showing the minimum percentage increase in total literacy, the numerical ratio of the percentage increase in total literacy to the change in percentage population growth rate is nearly (take absolute values only)

(1). 508.5

(2). 558.5

(3). 598.5

(4). 578.5

(5) .None of these

**Q3.** How many states has more increase in female literacy as compared to the average of percentage increase in female literacy in all the years together:

(1) 5

(2) 3

(3) 7

(4) 4

(5) 6

**Q4.** The ratio of the overall simple average of the percentage increase in female literacy to the simple average percentage increase in female literacy of those states where the percentage increase is more than the overall average is:

(1) 0.972

(2) 0.818

(3) 0.89

(4) 0.146

(5) None of these

**Q5.** The ratio of the simple overall average of the percentage increase in female literacy to the simple overall average of the percentage increase in total literacy is approx equal to :

(1) 0.894

(2) 0.968

(3) 1.033

(4) 0.788

(5) None of these

Answer & Explanation

1. (3) ; Maharashtra and Kerala

2. (2) ; Bihar, 22.34/0.04=558.5

3. (1) ;

4. (c) ; 26.496/29.436=0.89 approx

5. (b); 26.496(average of increase in female literacy average)/27.372(average of increase in total literacy)=0.968