FCI Agriculture Quiz 9

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Q1. Plants which grow in light are called

A. Sciophytes

B. Heliophytes

C. Oxylophytes

D. Epiphytes

E. None of these

Explanation:- Heliophytes are also known as sun-loving plants.


Q2. What is Dendrology?

A. Study of costly plants

B. Study of Grasses

C. Cultivation of trees

D. Study of Trees

E. None of these

Explanation:- The study of trees is called Dendrology.


Q3. Which tree is known as a Coral tree?

A. Quercus

B. Dipterocarps

C. Erythrina

D. Zizypus

E. None of these

Explanation:- Coral tree Erythrina is a spreading tropical and subtropical tree legume.


Q4. Vermicomposting is a natural method of

A. Producing compost manure

B. Producing Organic Insecticide

C. Managing waste Insect

D. Destroying worms

E. None of these

Explanation:- Vermicomposting is a natural method of · Producing compost manure .


Q5. The Anthrax disease is caused by

A. Virus

B. Bacteria

C. Fungus

D. Protozoa

E. None of these

Explanation:- Anthrax is a serious infectious disease caused by gram-positive, rod-shaped bacteria known as Bacillus anthracis.


Q6. Which of the following enhance soil fertility?

A. Crop rotation

B. Using new seed varieties

C. Irrigation

D. Over Irrigation

E. None of these

Explanation:- Crop rotation is the practice of planting different crops sequentially on the same plot of land to improve soil health.


Q7. Muskmelon is also known as

A. Water fruit

B. Sweet food

C. Wholesome food

D. Yellow ball

E. None of these

Explanation:- Muskmelon is loaded with antioxidants, minerals, and a bunch of other wholesome qualities.


Q8. Watermelon fruit contains………………. %  water

A. 80%

B. 99%

C. 92%

D. 90%

E. None of these

Explanation:- watermelon has the highest water content of fruits– about 92% water per volume.


Q9. UPAS 120 is a variety of

A. Wheat

B. Pigeon pea

C. Paddy

D. Mustard

E. None of these

Explanation:-  ‘UPAS 120’ on early-maturing mutant of pigeon-pea.


Q10. National Dairy Research Institute located at

A. New Delhi

B. Karnal

C. Chandigarh

D. Lucknow

E. None of these

Explanation:- The National Dairy Research Institute (NDRI), located in Karnal (Haryana).


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