FCI Agriculture Quiz 8

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Q1- Golden yellow tag denotes which type of seed represent?

A. Breeder seed

B. Certified seed

C. Foundation seed

D. Registered seed

E. None of these

Explanation:- The Breeder seeds have a golden yellow tag, Foundation seeds have a white tag, registered seeds have an opal blue tag and certified seeds have a green tag.


Q2. Example of slow release of Nitrogen fertilizers.

A. Sulphur coated urea

B. Neem coated urea

C. Both A and B

D. Sulfate

E. None of these

Explanation:- Neem coating leads to the more gradual release of urea, helping plants gain more nutrients and resulting in higher yields.


Q3. The diameter of Drizzle

A. <0.01

B. <0.5

C. <0.10

D. <0.11

E. None of these

Explanation:- Drizzle drops generally have diameters between about 0.2 and 0.5 millimeters.


Q4. Which instrument used to measure leaf temperature?

A. Altimeter

B. Leafbarmeater

C. Atmometer

D. Leaf barometer

E. None of these

Explanation:- Atmometers are mainly used by farmers and growers to measure evapotranspiration (ET) rates of crops at any field location.


Q5. The example of noxious weed

A. Parthenium hysterophorus

B. Echhornia crassipes

C. Cyprus rotundus

D. Stiga spp.

E. None of these

Explanation:-  Some noxious weeds are harmful or poisonous to humans, domesticated grazing animals, and wildlife.


Q6. Plants produce oxygen through

A. Respiration

B. Photosynthesis

C. Transportation

D. Nitrification

E. None of these

Explanation:- During photosynthesisplants take in carbon dioxide (CO2) and water (H2O) from the air and soil.


Q7. The Indian honey bee is technically named as

A. Apis dorsata Fabricus

B. Apis florea Fabricus

C. Apis cerana indica

D. Apis mellifera Linnaeus

E. None of these

Explanation:- Apis cerana indica, the Indian honey bee, is a subspecies of the Asiatic honey bee.


Q8. The Indian Lac Research Institute is situated at

A. Patna, Bihar

B. Shimla, Himachal Pradesh

C. Ranchi, Jharkhand

D. Bikaner, Rajasthan

E. None of these

Explanation:- The Institute is located at Namkum, Ranchi in Jharkhand, India.


Q9. The headquarter of the World Food Prize Foundation is at

A. Rome, Italy

B. New York, USA

C. Geneva, Switzerland

D. Des Moines, USA

E. None of these

Explanation:- Des Moines, Iowa, United States


Q10. The best agriculture texture is

A. Loam

B. Sand

C. Silt

D. Clay

E. None of these

Explanation:- Loam soils are best for plant growth because sand, silt, and clay together provide desirable characteristics.


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