Agriculture - General Awareness Questions and Answers


General Awareness » Agriculture

QUESTION

Which of the following is NOT a part of a flower?

A)

 Pistil

B)

 Petiole

C)

 Sepal

D)

 Stamen

General Awareness » Agriculture

QUESTION

Camellia sinensis is a plant that produces ______.

A)

 sugarcane

B)

 tea

C)

 jute

D)

 coffee

General Awareness » Agriculture

DIRECTION

Which of the following statements is/are correct?

QUESTION

I- Karnataka is the largest producer of coffee in India.
II- Arabica is a variety of coffee.
III- The Arabica variety initially brought from Mexico is produced in India.

A)

Only III

B)

Only I and II

C)

I, II and III

D)

Only II and III

General Awareness » Agriculture

QUESTION

In Jharkhand, the primitive form of cultivation is called:

A)

 Valre

B)

 Khil

C)

 Kumari

D)

 Kuruwa

General Awareness » Agriculture

QUESTION

Which of the following is an indigenous dairy breed of cattle?

A)

 Kanni 

B)

 Kombai 

C)

 Chippiparai 

D)

 Red Sindhi

General Awareness » Agriculture

QUESTION

The Minimum Support Price (MSP) for which of the following Rabi crops was increased by ₹50 per quintal over the previous year, in the marketing season 2021-22?

A)

 Wheat

B)

 Safflower

C)

 Gram

D)

 Barley

General Awareness » Agriculture

QUESTION

Which of the following belongs to the family of ‘Hominidae’?

A)

Man

B)

Mango

C)

Housefly

D)

Wheat

General Awareness » Agriculture

QUESTION

Which of the following is the study of insects and their relationship to humans, the environment, and other organisms?

A)

 Ethology

B)

 Entomology

C)

 Ornithology

D)

 Mycology

General Awareness » Agriculture

QUESTION

Which of the following is the main food crop of the semi-arid areas of central and southern India?

A)

Bajra

B)

Ragi

C)

Jowar

D)

Maize

General Awareness » Agriculture

QUESTION

Which of the following is a carnivorous plant?

A)

Clarkia

B)

Hollyhock

C)

Drosera

D)

Alyssum

General Awareness » Agriculture

QUESTION

Which of the following statements about black soil is INCORRECT?

A)

It is rich in phosphoric content.

B)

It develops deep cracks during hot weather.

C)

It has a good capacity to hold moisture.

D)

It is found along the Deccan trap.

General Awareness » Agriculture

QUESTION

Which of the following is an example of a fibre crop?

A)

Rubber

B)

Hemp

C)

Mango

D)

Coffee

General Awareness » Agriculture

QUESTION

Tea cultivation is an example of which type of agriculture system?

A)

Plantation agriculture

B)

Mixed agriculture

C)

Mediterranean agriculture

D)

Shifting agriculture

General Awareness » Agriculture

QUESTION

The angiosperms are divided into ______ groups on the basis of the number of cotyledons present in the seed.

A)

Two

B)

Five

C)

Three

D)

Four

General Awareness » Agriculture

QUESTION

The climatic conditions of thorn forests and scrubs are the most ideal for which of the following plant species?

A)

Juniper

B)

Rosewood

C)

Euphorbia

D)

Teak

General Awareness » Agriculture

QUESTION

In which of the following countries is Jhumming known as ‘Conuco’?

A)

Madagascar

B)

The US

C)

Venezuela

D)

Vietnam

General Awareness » Agriculture

QUESTION

The difference between farmer’s output over and above his on-farm consumption is known as __________.

A)

domestic consumption  

B)

foreign consumption  

C)

marketable surplus 

D)

consumer surplus  

General Awareness » Agriculture

QUESTION

Conifers, cycads and ginkgo plants belong to which of the following plant groups?

A)

Gymnosperm 

B)

Angiosperm 

C)

Bryophyta 

D)

Pteridophyta 

General Awareness » Agriculture

QUESTION

Which of the following pair of plant disease – microorganism is correct?
I. Citrus canker – Virus
II. Rust of wheat – Fungi

A)

Neither I nor II

B)

Only I

C)

Both I and II

D)

Only II

General Awareness » Agriculture

QUESTION

“The liverworts grow usually in moist, shady habitats such as banks of streams, marshy ground, damp soil, bark of trees and deep in the woods. The plant body of a liverwort is thalloid, e.g., Marchantia. The thallus is dorsiventral and closely appressed to the substrate. The leafy members have tiny leaf-like appendages in two rows on the stem-like structures.”
The above statement signifies which of the following Bryophyta?

A)

Salvinia

B)

Liverworts

C)

Sphagnum

D)

Selaginella