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What is meaning of Education for all?

It means providing free and compulsory education to all children of India

It means achieving 100% literacy rate and ensuring that

every person in India should be able to read and write

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Has Govt achieved the objective of Educaiton for All?

When constitution was enacted in 1950,

It was mentioned in Directive Principals of Constituition that

Free and compulsory education to all children upto age of 14 years

in 10 years time (by 1960)

However, this goal has not yet been achieved but the work is in Progress

 

 

How is Educational achievements of country like India measured?

It is measured in terms of

1 Literacy Rate

It means percentage of people who can read and write

It is of 2 types - Youth Literacy Rate and Adult Literacy Rate

Youth Literacy Rate

It means number of people aged 15 to 24 who can read and write

 

Adult Literacy Rate

It means number of people aged 15+ who can read and write

What is the Literacy Rate in India - Teachoo.JPG

Primary Completion Rate

It means percentage of people who have completed primary education

S. No Particulars 1990 2000 2011 2017-18
1 Adult Literacy Rate (per cent of people aged 15+)        
  1.1 Male 61.9 68.4 79 82
  1.2 Female 37.9 45.4 59 66
2 Primary completion rate (per cent of relevant age group)        
  2.1 Male 78 85 92 93
  2.2 Female 61 69 94 96
3 Youth Literacy Rate (per cent of people aged 15+ to 24)        
  3.1 Male 76.6 79.7 90 93
  3.2 Female 54.2 64.8 82 90

 

NCERT Questions

Q2

What are the indicators of educational achievement in a country?

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MCQ Other Books

Q1

In the following questions, select the correct answers:

1 Which one of the following is an indicator of educational achievment of a country?

A Youth Literacy Rate

B Primary Completion Rate

C Adult Literacy Rate

D All of these

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Q2

Read the following news report and answer the Q.1-4 on the basis of the same:

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday launched the Ayushman Bharat Scheme via video-conferencing to extend health insurance coverage to all residents of Jammu and Kashmir.

The Prime Minister’s Office said the scheme will ensure universal health coverage, and focus on providing financial risk protection and ensuring quality and affordable essential health services to all individuals and communities.

Union Home Minister Amit Shah and the Union Territory’s Lieutenant Governor, Manoj Sinha, also spoke on the occasion.

The scheme will provide free-of-cost insurance cover to all residents of the UT of Jammu and Kashmir, the PMO said, adding that it will extend financial cover of upto ` 5 lakhs per family on a floater basis to all residents of the UT.

There is provision for operational extension of the ‘Pradhan Mantri Jan Arogya Yojana’ (PM-JAY) to approximately 15 lakh additional families, the PMO statement said, adding that the scheme will operate on insurance mode in convergence with PM-JAY.

The benefits of the scheme will be portable across the country.

The hospitals empanelled under the PM-JAY scheme shall provide services under this scheme as well, the PMO said. – The Economic Times – 26th December, 2020

 

Q1

What does the Ayushman Bharat Scheme provide?

A Better health care facility

B Cheaper health care facility

C Health Insurance

D All of the above

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Q2

What is the main benefit of the scheme?

A Bring a lot of people in the purview of health care.

B Make health care affordable for the rich in India.

C Alleviating poverty in India.

D Improving the education in India.

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Q3

The financial cover under the scheme is of ______________ per family.

A 5 Lakhs

B 15 Lakhs

C 10 Lakhs

D 20 Lakhs

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Q4

__________________ is the other name of the scheme.

A PM-JAY

B PM–JAI

C PM– AJAY

D None of the above

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Mission - Education For All Mission - Education For All Goal Making Education Free and Compulsory For all children Plan to Achieve 100% literacy Rate Every person should be able to Read and Write What was the Mission As per Directive principles of Constitution free and compulsory education to all children upto age of 14 years in 10 years time Whether this Mission Achieved? Not yet Adult Literacy Rate (2017-18) Male 82% Female 66% Constitution enacted in 1950 Target was 1960 Achieving 100% is still a distant dream What is the Literacy Rate in India (Literacy Rate means Number of People who can read and write) For Adults (aged 15+) Adult Literacy Rate Education for Old Education for Young Adult Literacy Rate means Number of People who can read and write who are 15+ For Youth (age 15-24) Youth Literacy Rate Education for Young Only Youth Literacy Rate means Number of People who can read and write who are 15-24 In India Youth Literacy Rate is better than Adult Literacy Rate Because younger generation are getting better education opportunities which older generation didn’t get But still it not 100% in India

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