Shirt Market

Extra Questions

Match Columns

Column IColumn II
(i) Farmer(a) Supplies to exporter
(ii) Merchant(b) Chain of stores
(iii) Foreign businessman(c) Harvest cotton

Answer: i – c, ii – a, iii – b


Fill in the blanks:

  1. The weavers have no way of knowing who they are making the cloth for and _____.
  2. The weavers make cloth based on order from the ____.
  3. Yarn is bought by the ____.
  4. The merchants supply cloth to garment manufacturers and ____.

Answer: (a) The price it is sold for, (b) Merchants, (c) Merchants, (d) Exporters


Multiple Choice Questions

Question 1: The weavers depend on merchants for

  1. Raw material
  2. Market
  3. Both a and b
  4. None of the above

Answer: (c) Both a and b

Question 2: The following is/are an activity (ies) taken up by a weaver’s cooperatives?

  1. Procurement of yarn from the yarn dealer
  2. Distribution of yarn among the weavers
  3. Marketing
  4. All of the above

Answer: (d) All of the above


Question 3: Who among the following gains the most in the market?

  1. Foreign businessman
  2. Exporter
  3. Farmer
  4. Merchant

Answer: (a) Foreign Businessman

Question 4: Who from the following earns the least in the market?

  1. Foreign Businessman
  2. Exporter
  3. Farmer
  4. Merchant

Answer: (c) Farmer



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