Instructions

Directions for the next 5 questions: Answer the questions with reference to the table given below: Information Technology Industry in India (Figures are in million US dollars)

Question 9

# Additional instructions:For any activity A, year X dominates years Y if IT business in activity A, in the year X, is greater than the IT business, in activity A, in the year Y. For any two IT business activities, A & B, year X dominates year Y if:a) The IT business in activity A, in the year X, is greater than or equal to the IT business, in activity A in the year Y,b) The IT business in activity B, in the year X, is greater than or equal to the IT business in activity B in the year Y andc) There should be strict inequality in the case of at least one activity.For the IT hardware business activity, which one of the following is not true?

Solution

IT business hardware activity in

1995-96 = 1037+35 = 1072

1996-97 = 1050+286 = 1336

1997-98 = 1205+201 = 1406

1998-99 = 1026+4 = 1030

We clearly see from the table that for IT hardware business activity 1996-97 dominates 1998-99. Hence option D is false.