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Study Guide 1: Multiple Choice Chapter 1-5 with Answers

8 .   With modern sector enlargement growth , inequality will
 ( a ) first rise and then fall .
 ( b ) first fall and then rise .
 ( c ) remain about the same .
 ( d ) all of the above .
Answer:     ( a ) first rise and then fall .
9 .   Higher income countries tend to have lower levels of absolute poverty because
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10 .   One of the characteristics of the poor is that they are
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11 .   Which of the following policies might increase labor intensity in industry ?
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12 .   Which of the following policies may decrease the level of capital intensity in industry ?
 ( a ) an increase in the cost of capital
 ( b ) a decrease in the minimum wage
 ( c ) an increase in the elasticity of substitution
 ( d ) all of the above .
13 .   The Ahluwalia - Chenery welfare index
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14 .   About what percent of the world ’s poorest people are female ?
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15 .   About how many girls and women are said to be “ missing ” in LDCs ?
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16 .   Which of the following groups is ( are ) more likely to be poor ?
( a ) minorities ( b ) indigenous people ( c ) wome n ( d ) all of the above .
17 .   Distribution of income according to percentiles , such as the highest 40 % or lowest 20 % is known as the __ _ ____________ distribution of income .
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18 .   What conclusion can be reached from the following data on income shares ? Percentage of Income Received by Lowest 40 % Highest 20 % Bangladesh 17.3 45.3 Indonesia 14.4 49.4
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12. Which of the following policies may decrease the level of capital intensity in industry? (a) an increase in the cost of capital (b) a decrease in the minimum wage (c) an increase in the elasticity of substitution (d) all of the above.
13. The Ahluwalia-Chenery welfare index
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14. About what percent of the world’s poorest people are female?
15. About how many girls and women are said to be “missing” in LDCs?
16. Which of the following groups is(are) more likely to be poor? (a) minorities (b) indigenous people (c) women (d) all of the above.
17. Distribution of income according to percentiles, such as the highest 40% or lowest 20% is known as the _______________ distribution of income.
18. What conclusion can be reached from the following data on income shares? Percentage of Income Received by Lowest 40% Highest 20% Bangladesh 17.3 45.3 Indonesia 14.4 49.4

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