60 Agriculture MCQ For Competitive exam

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Agriculture MCQ

Que. 1 Productivity of Rice is highest in — state

  • Maharashtra
  • Tamil nadu
  • Punjab
  • Gujarat 

Que.2 The rice variety grown in India belongs to —- species

  • indica
  • japonica
  • asiatica
  • javanica

Que. 3 The sowing time of boro or dalua rice is

  • Nov – Dec
  • June – July
  • May – June
  • March – April

Que. 4 In Wet bed rice nursery, seedling is ready for transplanting in — days

  • 10 to 15
  • 15 to 20
  • 20 to 25
  • 25 to 30

Que. 5 In dwarf wheat sowing depth is related to —

  • Temperature
  • Rainfall
  • Radicle length
  • Coleoptile length(Agriculture MCQ)

Que. 6 Origin of Potato is —

  • India
  • China
  • South America
  • Africa

Que. 7 At permanent wilting point pF value is

  • 2.2
  • 6
  • 4.2
  • 10

Que. 8 Bunchy top of Sugarcane is caused by

  • Root borer
  • Internode borer
  • Top shoot borer
  • None of these

Que. 9 What is Relay cropping?

  • The following crop is sown before the harvesting of preceding crop
  • Repeated sowing of crop in same field
  • Growing of two crops simultaneously
  • None of these

Que. 10 Formula for calculating cotton ginning percentage is

  • Weight of cotton seed / weight of cotton lint x 100
  • Weight of cotton lint / weight of seed cotton x 100
  • Weight of cotton lint x weight of seed cotton
  • Weight of cotton lint x weight of seed cotton / 100(Agriculture MCQ)

Que. 11 Black cotton soil is rich in

  • Illite
  • Kaolnite
  • Montmorillonite
  • Chlorite

Que. 12 Tilth is related to

  • Soil aggregates shape
  • Soil aggregates size distribution
  • Soil aggregates arrangement
  • All of these

Que. 13 Chipsona is variety of —

  • Sweet potato
  • Potato
  • Wheat
  • Sorghum

Que. 14 Herbicide used in Zero tillage is —

  • Paraquat
  • Alachlor
  • Fluchloralin
  • Pendimethalin(Agriculture MCQ)

Que. 15 Repetitive growing of sole crop in same field is known as

  • Relay cropping
  • Mono cropping
  • Multiple cropping
  • Mix cropping(Agriculture MCQ)

Que. 16 Soils having 200 kg available K2O/ha will be — fertile soil for K

  • High
  • Low
  • Medium
  • None of these

Que. 17  Rocks formed from molten magma solidification at earth surface is — rock

  • Igneous
  • Sedimentary
  • Metamorphic
  • None of these

Que. 18 Apatite is rich source of —

  • N
  • P
  • K
  • B

Que. 19 Pedoturbation is the process of —

  • Mixing of the soil
  • Mixing of FYM in soil
  • Mixing of fertilizer in soil
  • Mixing of pesticide

Que. 20 Soil order having largest area in India is —

  • Alfisols
  • Vertisols
  • Inceptisols
  • Entisols(Agriculture MCQ)

Que. 21 Which of the following rock is volcanic in native ?

  • Basalt
  • Diorite
  • Monzonite
  • Gabbro

Que. 22 Nutrient index between 1.5 and 2.5 is categorized as

  • High
  • Low
  • Medium
  • None of these

Que. 23 The B horizon is generally absent in — soils.

  • Black soils
  • Red soils
  • Desert soils
  • Brown hill soils

Que. 24 Most salt tolerant grass is —

  • Karnal grass
  • Rhodes grass
  • Para grass
  • Bermuda grass

Que. 25 One ha cm of water is equal to —

  • 1000 liter
  • 10000 liter
  • 100000 liter
  • None of these(Agriculture MCQ)

Que. 26  Soils having more than 25 kg / ha available phosphorus will be —  fertile soil

  • High
  • Low
  • Medium
  • None of these

Que. 27 Edible portion of brussels sprouts is

  • Root
  • Leaves
  • Small head or bud
  • All of these

Que. 28 Red color in chilli is due to — pigment

  • Capsanthin
  • Alaglucoside
  • Mimosin
  • None of these

Que. 29 Pungency in Onion is due to presence of —

  • Diallyl disulphide
  • Isothiocyanate
  • Capsaicin
  • Allyl propyl disulphide

Que. 30 For berry elongation in Grape —- hormone is used

  • IAA
  • IBA
  • GA3
  • ABB(Agriculture MCQ)

Que. 31 A polyploid having chromosome sets from different sources such as different species is known as

  • Autopolyploid
  • Allopolyploid
  • Aneuploid
  • Haploid

Que. 32 The increased performance of F1 hybrid over its parents is called

  • Heterosis
  • Crossing over
  • Dominance
  • Heredity

Que. 33 Mass pedigree selection method of breeding is useful for improvement of — crop

  • Self pollinated
  • Cross pollinated
  • Both a & b
  • None of these

Que. 34 The first artificial hybrid was made by

  • Mendel
  • Thomas Fairchild
  • Shull
  • Hull

Que. 35 Which of the following is dicotyledonous albuminous seed —

  • Soybean
  • Cotton
  • Sweet pea
  • Castor(Agriculture MCQ)

Que. 36 Site of Protein synthesis in cell is —

  • Mitochonderia
  • Ribosomes
  • Cell wall
  • Chloroplast

Que. 37 Which of the following amino acid is related to drought tolerance in plants ?

  • Glycine
  • Proline
  • Glutamic acid
  • None of these

Que. 38 In Seed testing grow out test is conducted to determine

  • Germination
  • Genetic purity
  • Viability
  • Physical purity

Que. 39 Land races are —

  • Advanced strains
  • Hybrid varieties
  • Local varieties
  • None of these

Que. 40 Dee Gee Woo Gen is the source of dwarfing gene in —

  • Wheat
  • Bajara
  • Rice
  • Onion(Agriculture MCQ)

Que. 41 Inability of a hybrid to produce viable offsprings is known as

  • Hybrid
  • sterility
  • Hybrid inviability
  • Hybrid breakdown
  • All of these

Que. 42 The term Genetics is coined by —

  • Morgan
  • Stanley
  • Batson
  • Johannsen

Que. 43 Gametic chromosome individual is known as —

  • Diploid
  • Haploid
  • Polyploid
  • Troploid

Que. 44 Bulk population breeding is suitable for

  • Fruit crops
  • Vegetable crops
  • Flower crops
  • Small grain crops

Que. 45 what is cybrid ?

  • Sexual hybrid
  • Hybrid formed by cell division
  • Tissue culture
  • None of these(Agriculture MCQ)

Que. 46 Colchicine is generally used for

  • Chromosome doubling
  • Hybridization
  • Embryo rescue
  • None of these

Que. 47 A viruses free plant can be obtained from — propagation.

  • Leaf
  • Stem
  • Root
  • Meristem culture

Que. 48 When both the alleles of a gene are fully expressed in a heterozygote what is the phenomenon called ?

  • Complete dominance
  • Incomplete dominance
  • Co-dominance
  • Overdominance

Que. 49 Maximum density of water is at — C temperature

  • 4
  • 0
  • 100
  • 10

Que. 50 The constituent of Wheat affecting baking quality is

  • Vit B
  • Gluten
  • Moisture
  • Pectin(Agriculture MCQ)

Que. 51 When total product remains constant the marginal product will be

  • Zero
  • Negative
  • Positive
  • Constant

Que. 52 B C ratio is calculated to evaluated —

  • Construction of dam
  • Construction of house
  • Construction of building
  • None of these

Que. 53 What is bullet loan ?

  • Single repayment loan, having no amortization
  • Multi repayment loan, having amortization
  • Single repayment loan having amortization
  • None of these

Que. 54 What is considered as market life blood ?

  • Market organization
  • Buyers
  • Market information
  • Sellers

Que. 55 For Giffen goods price consumption curve will be —

  • Backward sloping
  • Horizontal
  • Upward sloping
  • Downward(Agriculture MCQ)

Que. 56 The last adopter of idea are called as —

  • Innovators
  • Late majority
  • Average
  • Laggards

Que. 57 Non – projected aid example is —

  • Cinema
  • Slide
  • Overhead projector
  • Pictures

Que. 58 Which of the following is not a step of programme planning ?

  • Collect facts
  • Analyze situation
  • Identify problems
  • Execute plan

Que. 59 Extension is —

  • Informal education
  • Out of school system of education
  • Both a & b
  • Formal education

Que. 60 First Agricultural University in India is established at

  • Delhi
  • Pantnagar
  • Hyderabad
  • Kanpur

(Agriculture MCQ)

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