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AGRICULTURE QUIZ QUESTIONS PART -14 BY AGRI BUDDY

Agriculture Quiz questions - Agri Buddy

InstagramYouTubeQuestions -1 The scientific name of foxtail millet:

1-Eleusine coracana 2-Setaria italica 3-Panicum milaceumm 4-Pennisetum glaucum
Answer - Setaria italica is also known as Foxtail millet is an Italian millet ( Kakun). 


Note  Finger millet - Eleusine coracana is known as mandua, ragi, birds foot millet. 
Proso millet is known as Cheena scientific name is Panicum miliaceum. 
Barnyard Millet - Echinochloa frumentacea is known as madria. 
Kodo Millet - Paspalum scrobiculatum

Little Millet - Panicum sumatrense

Question2-The measurement of 'direct solar radiation' use which instrument? 1-Pyranometer 2-Spectroradiometer 3- Pyrheliometer 4-Pyrgeometre
Answer - Pyrheliometer

Note Pyranometer is a dome like structure that measures diffused sun energy while Pyrheliometer is an instrument that measures direct sun's energy. Both are often used in conjunction in meteorological research stations. While Pyranometer measures global solar radiation, Pyrh…

Agriculture GK Quiz | General Knowledge Quiz on Agriculture | QUIZ-13

Agriculture GK Quiz | General Knowledge Quiz on Agriculture | QUIZ-13

1-Which of the following  animal has longest gestation (730) period ?

a-Elephant
b- Mare
c- Buffalo
d- Donkey

2-Liquid endosperm is present in the seed of

a- Maize
b- Mango
c-Coconut
d- Pea

3- Which of these is an early variety of cabbage ?

a-Chieftain
b-Early drum head
c-Pride of India
d- none of above

4- For removing chlorophyll it should be boiled in ?

a- Alcohol
b- Phenol
c-  KOH
D- None of above

5-Association of Fungi with roots of higher plants is known as ?
a- Algae
b-Mycorrhiza
c- Basidolichen
d-none of above

6-Mango Pulp preserved by ?

a-Benzoic acid
b-Salt
c-Sugar
d-KMS

7- Japanese White is a  variety of ?

a-radish
b-carrot
c-tomato
d-onion

8-celphos  is the commercial name of
a- aluminium phosphide
b-endoselfon
c-triazophos
d-none of above

9- Mausam Bhawan is located at

a- New Delhi
b- Bombay
c- Kolkata
d- Pune

10- Clove is
a- fruit
b- seed
c-Thalmus of flower
d-flower bud

ANSWERS
1-A
2-C
3-C
4-C
5-B
6-C

Agriculture GK Quiz | General Knowledge Quiz on Agriculture | QUIZ-12

Agriculture GK Quiz | General Knowledge Quiz on Agriculture | QUIZ-12

1-National Rice Research Institute is at ?

a-Cuttack
b-Kanpur
c-Lucknow
d-Shimla

2-Central Institute of  Subtropical Horticulture is at ?


a-Cuttack
b-Kanpur
c-Lucknow
d-Shimla

3-Indian Institute of Pulse Research is at ?

a-Cuttack
b-Kanpur
c-Lucknow
d-Shimla

4-Central Potato Research  Institute is  at ?


a-Cuttack
b-Kanpur
c-Lucknow
d-Shimla

5- World milk day is observed on ?

a- 1 June
b- 16 Oct
c- 15 Dec
d-  5 Dec

6-World Food day is obesrved on ?

a- 1 June
b- 16 Oct
c- 15 Dec
d-  5 Dec

7- International Tea Day is on ?

a- 1 June
b- 16 Oct
c- 15 Dec
d-  5 Dec

8- World Soil Day is on ?

a- 1 June
b- 16 Oct
c- 15 Dec
d-  5 Dec
9- Indian Veterinary Research Institute is located at 
a-Cuttack
b-Kanpur
c-Lucknow
d-Izatnagar

10- Pradhan Mantri Krishi Sinchayee Yojana was launch on ?

a-2014 b-2015 c-2016  d-2017
ANSWERS 1-A 2-C 3-B 4-D 5-A 6- B 7- C 8- D 9- D 10-B

Agriculture GK Quiz | General Knowledge Quiz on Agriculture | QUIZ-11

Agriculture GK Quiz | General Knowledge Quiz on Agriculture | QUIZ-11

1-Lopping is related to

a- tomato
b-gram
c-lucerne
d-tea

2- Tipping is related to

a- tomato
b-gram
c-lucerne
d-tea

3-Nipping is related to

a- tomato
b-gram
c-lucerne
d-tea

4- Stalking is related to

a- tomato
b-gram
c-lucerne
d-tea

5- World water day is on ?

a- 22 march
b- 23 march
c- 24 march
d- none of above

6- World Meterological  day is on ?

a- 22 march
b- 23 march
c- 24 march
d- none of above

7- Origin place of date palm is ?

a- China
b- Peru
c- India
d- none of above

8- Origin place of potato is ?

a- China
b- Peru
c- India
d- none of above

9-Origin place of orchid is ?

a- China
b- Peru
c- India
d- none of above

10-Origin of safflower ?

a- China
b- Peru
c- India
d- none of above

ANSWERS
 1-C
2- D
3- B
4- A
5- A
6- B
7- C
8- B
9- C
10-C

Agriculture GK Quiz | General Knowledge Quiz on Agriculture | QUIZ-10

Agriculture GK Quiz | General Knowledge Quiz on Agriculture | QUIZ-10 1-lycopene pigment is present in A-beet root B-chilli C-radish D-tomato
2-which of the following is inflorescene vegetable A-potato B-spinach C-tomato D-cauliflower
3-pungency in radish is due to A-sinigrin B-momordin C-carotenoids D-none of these
4-By means of bulbils which of the following crop is propogated A-rose B-garlic C-lemon D-sugarcane 5-which of the following is stem vegetable A-potato B-tomato C-spinach D-cauliflower 6- which of the following is root vegetable A-celery B-cabbage C-asparagus D-tapioca 7- which of the following is monocot vegetable A-radish B-spinach beet C-garlic D-cauliflower 8-garlic contain a colourless and odourless amino acid A-metheonine B-serine C-allicin D-proline 9-gala is the variety of A-ber B-aonla C-mango D-orange 10-little leaf of mangois caused due to deficiency of A-Zn B-Cu C-K D-Fe

Agriculture GK Quiz | General Knowledge Quiz on Agriculture | QUIZ-9

Agriculture GK Quiz | General Knowledge Quiz on Agriculture | QUIZ-9 1-First herbicide produced in the world is A-2-4 -D B-LASSO C-ISOPROTURON D-GLYPHOSATE
2-father of weed science A-peter dearesenzi B-jethrotull C-peter D-willington
3-lasso is another name for A-alachlor B-butachlor C-altrazine D-simazine
4-herbicide related to substituted urea group is A-2-4-D B-alachlor C-altrazine D-simazine 5-father of canning industry A-Robert Hooke B-D .S Kharida C-Nicholas Apert D-G.S .Sidhapa 6-jam must contain total soluble solid of about A-45% B-68% C-98% D-83% 7-A food additive that prevent colour and favourloss is A-enzyme B-fruit butter C-yeast D-ascorbic acid 8-seedless variety of mango is A-sindhu B-amrapali C-dashari D-pairi 9-strawberry is propogated through A-suckers B-runners C-layering D-stolon 10-pomegranate was originated in A-india B-china C-iran D-iraq