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General agriculture Quiz

General Agriculture quiz
Q-1 ______ is the first National Park of the world. 
a- Yellow Stone Park b- Hailey National Park c-  Kaziranga National Park d- None of these
Ans - Yellow Stone Park is the first National Park of the world established in 1872 in America. 
Hailey National Park now known as Jim Corbett is the First national park of India established in 1936.
Q-2 International Plant Genetic Resource Institute ( IPGRI) is located at
1-Rome ,Italy  2-China  3-Delhi, India 4-None of these
Ans - Rome, Italy
Note - National bureau of Plant genetic resource is located at New Delhi.
Q-3 Coffee rust is caused by? 
1- Uromyces hobsoni 2- Hemileia vastatrix 3-  Cronartium ribicola 4- Ravenelia emblicae
Ans -Hemileia vastatrix
Q-4 Loss of electron is known as
1- Oxidation 2- Reduction 3- Catalysis 4-  Hydrolysis
Ans - Oxidation
Q-5 Burning Quality of Tobacco decreased due to?  1- Phosphorus  2- Potassium 3- Chloride 4- Sulphate
Ans- Chloride
Q-6 All India coordinated  Maize improvement project started on? 
1- 1957 2- 1967 3-…
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Seed Technology questions

Question 1- The seed Act' was passed in whichyear?1944195419661970Ans  - 1966Question 2  - Purity percentage of foundation seed?99.5%98%95%97%Ans - 99.5 %Question 3 -National Seed Research & Training (NSRTC) is located at  ? Lucknow DehradunVaranasiBhopalAns - VaranasiQuestion 4 - Tag Colour of Registered SeedOpal GreenPurpleGolden YellowWhiteAnswer - PurpleQuestion 5 -Tag Colour of Breeder Seed? Opal GreenPurpleGolden YellowWhiteAnswer- Golden yellowQuestion-6 Impurity percentage of Seed is called  as ? ImpurityBlockageDockageInertAnswer - DockageQuestion 7-Tag Colour of  Foundation Seed ? Opal GreenPurpleGolden YellowWhiteAnswer - WhiteQuestion 8-Tag Colour of  Truthfully labelled Seed? Opal GreenPurpleGolden YellowWhiteAns - Opal GreenQuestion 9 - Objectionable weed of wheat?Argemone mexiconaConvolvulus arvensisOryza sativaChicorum intybusAns- Convolvulus arvensis
Question 10 -Purity percentage of Certified seed?99.5%98%95%97%Ans - 99 %

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Topic included (lac insect/species, host plant, biology, enemies (vertebrates’ insect, predators, parasites) and their control (mechanical, chemical, microbial, biological) and lac cultivation

Topic included (lac insect/species, host plant, biology, enemies (vertebrates’ insect, predators, parasites) and their control (mechanical, chemical, microbial, biological) and lac cultivation. 
Phylum: ArthropodaSub-phylum: UniramiaClass: Hexapoda/lnsectaFamily: KerriidaeSuperfamily: CoccoideaGenus: Kerria  Species: lacca 
Lac is a natural resin of animal origin. It is secreted by an insect, known as lac-insect in order to obtain lac, these insects are cultured and the technique is called lac-culture. It involves proper care of host plants, regular pruning of host plants, propagation, collection and processing of lac. Lac insects under the genus Kerria are generally bi-voltine with two broods in a year. But few species like K. lacca mysorensis (host plant-Sal), and K. sharda (host plant-Kusum) are tri-voltine having three broods in a year. Again, species belonging to the genus Paratachardia (host plants-Tea, Sandal, etc.,) are all univoltine. Host plantPongam or honge (Milletti…

DDA (SO) Horticulture Officer previous year questions

Which Garden is considered  as  Genesis of Gardening? 
1- Brindavan 2- Eden  3- Osaka 4- Hampshire
Ans - Eden Garden
Which is the most commonly used shrub for making Topiary  ?

1- Cassia glauca

2- Poinsettia pulcherima

3- Clerodendron inerme

4- None of these

Answer- Clerodendron inerme
Ques: Which mode of indoor gardening was developed by Dr. Nathaniel Ward?
a) Jar and Bottle gardening b) Terrariums c)Gardening in tubs and urns d) Hanging basket gardening
Ans - Terrariums
Ques: Wild garden was expounded by William Robinson in - a) 19th century b) 18th century c) 20th century d) 17th century
Ans-19th Century
Ques: Running water in the form of water lantern and fountain is themain feature of  ? 
a) Japanese garden b) Mughal garden c)English garden d) Italian garden
Ans - Mughal Garden
Common name of Vinca rosea ? 
1- Ice Plant 2-Euphorbia 3- Sadabahar 4-None ot these
Ans - Sadabahar
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1- Annual Flower 2-  Seasonal Flower 3- Cut Flower  4 - All of these
Ans - Cut Fl…

20 Important Agriculture Question

1. The science concerned with vegetable culture is called? 
(a) floriculture (b) olericulture (c) horticulture (d) agriculture
*Ans. Olericulture
2. Which of the following elements is almost  non essential for plants? (a) Ca (b) Mo (c) Zn (d) Na
*Ans. Sodium
3. Who is known as  Sugarcane wizard  ? 
a -  Amitabh Kant b - T S Venkataraman  C-  Abhinav Gussain D-  None of these
Ans  -  T S Venkataraman
4. Which of the following elements is not present in a nitrogenous base?
(a) Hydrogen (b) Carbon (c) Phosphorus (d) Nitrogen
*Ans Phosphorus
5. A water-fern, which is used as a green manure in rice fields, is

(a) Salvinia (b) Mucor (c) Aspergillus (d) Azolla
*Ans. Azolla
6. Green manure plants used by farmers mainly belong to ? 
(a) compositae (b) leguminosae (c) solanaceae (d) poaceae
*Ans. Leguminosae
7. First bioinsecticide developed commercial scale was   ?  (a) quinine (b) DDT (c) organophosphate (d) sporeine
*Ans. sporeine
8. Norin-l0 gene from Japan is a
(a) dwarf gene of wheat (b) dwarf gene of rice (c) dwarf gene o…

General Agriculture Quiz

Q-1Water has Maximum Density at_____ degree  celsius ? 
a-  1 B- 2  C- 3  D -4
Ans  -  4 degree celsius
Q-2 Protein content in maize is _____ 
A-10 % B-15% C-20% D-25%
Ans - 10%
Q-3   Origin of Cotton ? 
1- Africa 2-China 3 -India 4- Ethiopia
Ans  - India
Q-4 Origin of Arhar ? 
1Africa 2-China 3 -India 4- Ethiopia
Ans -  Africa
Q-5  Alexender Flemming discovered? 
1-  Trycocidine 2- Penicillin 3- None of these
Ans - Penicillin
Q-6 Ficus benghalensis is commonly known as? 
1-  Banana 2- Banyan 3- Babul 4- None of these
Ans- Banyan
Q-7 Pungency in Radish is due to....
1) Solanin 2) Capcisin 3) Isothiocyanate 4) Calcium acetate
Q-8  Which of the following is Polyestrous animal  ?  1- Cattle 2 - Pig 3 - Both of these 4- None of these
Ans - both of these ( cattle & pig)
Q-9 Protogyny is found in the case of..
1) Maize 2) Pearl Millet 3) Wheat 4) Chick pea 5) None of these
Answer- Bajra(Pearl millet)
Q-10  In Honey Bee pollen Basket is present on?  A -Fore Legs B-Hind Legs C-Middle Legs D- A  & B Answer - Hind Legs