CBSE Sample Paper for class 11 Economics

CBSE Sample Paper for class 11 Economics


All questions are compulsory.

Section-A (10×1=10)

1- The aggregate of data is called_______.

a) Statistics

b) editing of data

c) analysis of data

d) collection of data


2- Classification of data on the basis of time period is called…

a) geographical classification

b) chronological classification

c) quantitative classification

d) qualitative classification


3- Arithmetic mean of these items 5,7,9,15,20 is…

a) 10

b) 10.2

c) 11.2

d) 12


4- The process of presenting data in the form of table is called___.

a) Organization

b)  Classification

c) Presentation

d) tabulation


5- Graphs are always drawn with reference to____

a) Scale

b) Origin

c) both a and b

d) none


6- Which of the following statements is correct?

a) Bars may be vertical or horizontal

b) Breadth of the bars remain same

c) All bars are based on some common base line

d) all of these


7- Which of the following are titles of the rows of a table?

a) Title

b) stub

c) Caption

d) none


8- Which of the following is the objective of Classification?

a) Simplification

b) Briefness

c) Comparability

d) All of these


9- Which of the following methods is used for the estimation of population in country?

a) census method

b) both a and b

c) Sampling method

d) none


10- Which of the following is an economic activity?

a) Production

b) Consumption

c) Distribution

d) all of these



11- Explain the scope of statistics?

12- What do you mean by secondary data?

13- Define Random sampling?

14- Write the difference between discrete and continuous variable?

15- Explain the guidelines for construction a good table.

16- What do you mean by linear and non linear correlation?

17- Explain histogram.

18- What do you mean by classification?

19- Explain multiple bar diagram with example.

20- Explain the types of interview?


Section-B (10×1=10)

21- The Government does not interfere in the process of decision making under….

a) market economy

b) mixed economy

c) centrally planned economy

d) all of these


22- Economic problem arises due to.

a) limited wants

b) scarce means

c) alternative uses

d) both b and c


23- Ordinal concept of utility expresses utility in terms of…

a) Unit

b) level of satisfaction

c) Constant

d) none


24- Diagrammatic presentation of consumer’s indifference set is called_____.

a) indifference curve

b) utility curve

c) budget line

d) transformation curve


25- Wages paid to labourers is an example of.

a) explicit cost

b) implicit cost

c) opportunity cost

d) none


26- Concavity of ppc implies…

a) increasing slope

b) decreasing slope

c) constant slope

d) none


27- Want satisfying power of a commodity is called________.

a) Consumption

b) Utility

c) Production

d) value addition


28- Marginal rate of substitution indicate_____.

a) slope of production possibility curve

b) Slope of indifference curve

c) Slope of budget line

d) Slope of income line


29- According to law of supply…

a) there is a positive relation between supply and price

b) there is a negative relation between supply and price

c) there is a constant relation between supply and price

d) there is no relation between supply and price


30- At breakeven point firm makes…

a) normal profits

b) extra normal profits

c) extra normal losses

d) None



31- Write the difference between monopoly and monopolistic competition?

32- Define production possibility curve.

33- Explain consumer equilibrium in two commodity case.

34- Write the difference between law of demand and law of supply.

35- Explain the law of variable proportion.

36- Explain the determinants of demand.

37- Explain consumer budget line and budget set.

38- Explain the properties of production possibility curve.

39- What is mean by fixed cost and variable cost and selling cost?

40- What is mean by elasticity of demand?



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