Directions(1 to 10): Economic backwardness of a region is (1) by the
co-existence of unutilized or underutilized (2)on the
one hand, and (3)natural resources, on the other.
Economic development essentially means a process
of (4)change whereby the real per capita income of an
economy (5)over a period of time. Then, a simple but
meaningful question arises: what causes economic
development? Or what makes a country developed?
This question has absorbed the (6) of scholars of
socio-economic change for decades. Going through the
(7)history of developed countries like America, Russia
and Japan, man is essentially found as (8) in the
process of economic development. Japan, whose
economy was (9) damaged from the ravages of the
Second World War, is the clearest example of our time
to (10) kingpin role in economic development.