Mock Practice Test-8
Given below are eight items. Each item describes a situation and is followed by four possible responses. Indicate the response you find most appropriate. Choose only one response for each item. The responses will be evaluated based on the level of appropriateness for the given situation.
You are involved in setting up a water supply project in a remote area. Full recovery of cost is impossible in any case. The income levels in the area are low and 25% of the population is below poverty line (BPL). When a decision has to be taken on pricing you would.....
A Recommend that the supply of water be free of charge in all respects.
B Recommend that the users pay a one time fixed sum
for the installation of taps and the usage of water be free
C Recommend that a fixed monthly charge be levied only on the non-BPL families and for BPL families water should be free.
D Recommend that the users pay a charge based on the consumption of water with differentiated charges for non-BPL and BPL families.