1. The National Agricultural Cooperative Marketing Federation established in …………. has been playing an important role in the development of cooperative marketing in India.

(a) 1918 
(b) 1968 
(c) 1908 
(d) 1958

2. The first marketing cooperative was organized at ………. In the former Bombay province in 1915

(a) Hubli
(b) Thane 
(c) Pune 
(d) Kalyan

3. DCCWSs stands for

(a) District Credit Cooperative Workers 
(b) District Consumer Cooperative Wholesale Stores
(c) District Consumer Credit Workers
(d) District Consumer Credit Wholesalers

4. NCHF stands for

(a) National Cooperative Housing Federation of India
(b) National Credit Housing Federation
(c) National Consumer Housing Federation
(d) National cooperative Housing Finance


5. Robert Owen, Dr. William King, Lougi Luzzatti, Louis Blanc are examples of some of the

(a) Economists
(b) Cooperative leaders
(c) Business men
(d) Prime Ministers

6. The process of concentration of cooperative activities at eh primary level either by the amalgamation of two or more societies carrying out the same business or by the incorporation of several functions in one society is known as…………….

(a) Horizontal Integration
(b) Link-up system
(c) Vertical Integration
(d) All of the above

7. Two or more single-purpose societies working closely together without losing their identity is called

(a) Horizontal Integration
(b) Link-up system
(c) Vertical Integration
(d) All of the above

8. The Urban cooperative banks, salary earners’ societies, thrift and credit  societies are examples of

(a) Agricultural credit societies
(b) Non-Agricultural credit societies
(c) Both (a) and (b)
(d) None of the above

9. The Kaira District Cooperative Milk Producers Union was formed in 1946 at

(a) Ahmedabad
(b) Allahabad
(c) Anand
(d) Bombay

10. The products of …………………….. is popularly known by the brand name ‘Amul’.

(a) Katra Cooperative Dairy Society
(b) Kaira District Cooperative Milk Producers Union
(c) Baroda Dairy
(d) All of the above

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