General Agriculture MCQ For Competitive exam

General Agriculture MCQ

General Agriculture MCQ

01. The main advantage of ‘PVC’ pipes for drainage is the feasibility of—

(A) Mechanical laying

(B) Physical laying

(C) Chemical laying

(D) Physical, chemical laying both

(E) None of these

02. ‘ESCORT’ tractor is manufactured at—

(A) Faridabad

(B) Ghaziabad

(C) Kanpur

(D) Chennai

(E) None of these

03. Soil erosion by wind brings about the serious damage in soil by changing the—

(A) Soil permeability

(B) Soil structure

(C) Soil texture

(D) Soil plasticity

(E) Soil cohesion

04. High compression petrol engines are used in some tractors and have high performance in—

(A) U.S.A.

(B) Germany

(C) Japan

(D) Holland

(E) India

(F) China

05. The distribution of fertilizers by aircraft is widely practised in—

(A) England

(B) France

(C) Germany

(D) New Zealand

(E) India

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06. A 2- row potato harvester, working in good conditions with 4 to 5 men on the machine, can do how much hectare per day ?

(A) 0·5-0·6 ha

(B) 1·2-1·4 ha

(C) 2·5 ha

(D) 1·8-1·9 ha

(E) Above 3·0 ha

07. Mole drainage is practised extensively in country—

(A) New Zealand

(B) Japan

(C) U.S.A.

(D) China

(E) None of these

08. Which is not included in the sources of energy, getting for agricultural work ?

(A) Diesel engine

(B) Electric motor

(C) Bullocks

(D) Cow

(E) Camel

09. Which is included in dairy equipments ?

(A) Threshers

(B) Lactometer

(C) Cane Planter

(D) Winnowers

(E) Chaff-cutting machine

10. In our country, for the manufacturing of agricultural implements tools, mostly wood is used, because—

(A) Easy available at all the places

(B) Wood is cheaper

(C) Easy to repare tools made-up of wooden, compound to metal tools

(D) None of the above cause is correct

(E) Above (A) to (C) are correct

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11. Which of the following wood is not used for making handle of spade ?

(A) Sheesham

(B) Babool

(C) Neem

(D) Mango

(E) Bamboo

12. Soil turning plough makes the furrow of which type (shape) ?

(A) ‘V’ shape

(B) ‘L’ shape

(C) ‘O’ shape

(D) No definite shape

(E) This plough does not make any furrow

13. Which of the following is one (single) handed soil turning plough ?

(A) Punjab plough

(B) Praja plough

(C) Victory plough

(D) U. P. No. 1 plough

(E) U. P. No. 2 plough

14. The purpose of tillage is/are—

(A) Soil clods breaking and suppressing in soil

(B) Eradication of weeds

(C) Leveling of soil

(D) Above (A), (B) and (C)

(E) Above (A) and (B)

15. The main function of cultivator is—

(A) To turn the soil

(B) To make furrow in soil

(C) To pulverize the soil

(D) All above three functions

(E) None of the above work

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16. Bakhar is generally used in—

(A) U. P.

(B) Bundelkhand

(C) Vindhya Pradesh

(D) In all the States/parts of India (in All India)

(E) None is such implement.

17. Harrow is drawn by—

(A) Bullocks

(B) Tractor

(C) Diesel

(D) Bullocks and Tractor both

(E) It is automatic tool

18. Which of the following is not a secondary tillage implement ?

(A) Cultivators

(B) Harrow

(C) Hoe

(D) Meston plough

(E) Bakhar

19. The term ‘Olpad’ in ‘Olpad Thresher’ is named on the name of—

(A) Scientist

(B) Village

(C) Labourer

(D) Farmer

(E) None of the above

20. Which of the following ‘hoe’ is bullock drawn ?

(A) Akola hoe

(B) Sharma hoe

(C) Wheel hoe

(D) Naini type hoe

(E) None of the above

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21. The land levelling implement is—

(A) Patela

(B) Roller

(C) Scrapper

(D) All of the above

(E) None of the above

22. Patela is used for—

(A) Sowing

(B) Ploughing

(C) Earthing

(D) Weeding

(E) Levelling

23. Which of the material is not used for making rollers ?

(A) Wood

(B) Stone

(C) Iron

(D) Steel

(E) None of the above

24. In which condition, roller is used ?

(A) Where soil is wet.

(B) Where clods are present in soil.

(C) Where soil is friable.

(D) Where soil is undulated.

(E) None of the above

25. Which one of the following work is not done by scrappers ?

(A) For levelling of soil

(B) For making irrigation channels

(C) For filling ravines and pits

(D) For making ridges

(E) For covering the sown-seeds by earth

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26. Dibbler is used for—

(A) Ploughing

(B) Seed sowing

(C) Levelling of land

(D) Interculture

(E) In all above work

27. The minimum expenditure is incurred by implements for sowing seeds among the following—

(A) Deshi plough

(B) Cultivator

(C) Dibbler

(D) Seed-drill

(E) No specific difference in expenditure

28. Which of the following tool is used for measuring the draft of agricultural implements ?

(A) Dynamometer

(B) Hydrometer

(C) Galvanometer

(D) Barometer

(E) Lactometer

29. Which of the following does not affect the draft of ploughs ?

(A) Width of furrow

(B) Depth of furrow

(C) Length of furrow

(D) Soil moisture

(E) Sharpness of share

30. Swing-basket (Dhenkuli) is used for—

(A) Making furrow

(B) Lifting water from wells

(C) Destroying weeds

(D) Levelling of land

(E) Cutting the crops

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31. Which of the following is used maximum for lifting water from wells ?

(A) Persian wheel (Rahat)

(B) Swing basket (Bedi)

(C) Dhenkuli

(D) Don

(E) Chain pump

32. Which of the following is used for lifting water from 8-10 m depth ?

(A) Washer Rahat

(B) Hand pump

(C) Mayadar lift

(D) Above all three

(E) None of the above

33. In which implement, bullocks are not used for lifting water ?

(A) Buldev Balti

(B) Charsa

(C) Egyptian screw

(D) Rahat (Persian wheel)

(E) Mayadas lift

34. The working efficiency per day of deshi plough is—

(A) 0·3 ha

(B) 0·4 ha

(C) 0·6 ha

(D) 0·8 ha

(E) 1·0 ha

35. Which of the method of ploughing is mostly practised ?

(A) Outside to inside ploughing

(B) Inside to outside ploughing

(C) Ploughing by putting furrow from oneside of field

(D) Ploughing by halai making

(E) All of the above methods

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36. The best method of ploughing through deshi plough is—

(A) Outside to inside ploughing

(B) Inside to outside ploughing

(C) Ploughing by making halai

(D) Ploughing by making furrow from one side of field

(E) All of the above methods

37. How much is the working efficiency of dibbler (ha per day) ?

(A) 0·15

(B) 0·25

(C) 0·35

(D) 0·45

(E) More than 0·5

38. Tillage includes—

(A) Ploughing of land

(B) Keep the land free from weeds

(C) Make the soil levelled

(D) Weeding & digging

(E) All of the above operations

39. Function of the seed-drill is—

(A) Making furrow

(B) Dropping seeds

(C) Covering the seeds in furrow

(D) All of the above

(E) Only to sow seeds

40. Wrought iron contains carbon (per cent)—

(A) 0·05-1%

(B) 1-2%

(C) 2-3%

(D) 3-4%

(E) 4-5%

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41. The mould-board of a tractor drawn soil turning plough is the type of—

(A) General purpose

(B) Stubble

(C) Sod (breaker)

(D) Slate

(E) High speed

42. Among the following, ridger is not used in crop—

(A) Maize

(B) Gram

(C) Potato

(D) Sugarcane

(E) Sweet potato

43. Belt mostly used is of types—

(A) Rubber

(B) Kirmich

(C) Leather

(D) Cotton thread

(E) Plastic

44. The major defects of rubber belts are—

(A) Costly

(B) Slips on wet

(C) Early rubbed

(D) Increased due to heat

(E) None defect

45. The formula used in working-out the depreciation of implement is—

(A)(Purchase price – Last price) Life

(B)(Last price – Purchase price) Life

(C)Life (Purchase price – Last price)

(D)Life (Last price – Purchase price)

(E) None of the above

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46. The grooved pulleys are made-up of—

(A) Steel

(B) Cast iron

(C) Wooden

(D) Above (A) and (B) both

(E) Above (A), (B) and (C)

47. A general farmer used deshi plough for the purpose of—

(A) Land ploughing

(B) Collecting weeds

(C) Making soil powdery

(D) Sowing seeds

(E) Above all works

48. Which of the following is best for driving machine from low power to slow speed ?

(A) Belts & pulley

(B) Spur gear

(C) Toothed wheel & chains

(D) Shaft

(E) None of the above

49. Reapers are used for—

(A) Crop cutting

(B) Threshing of harvested crop produce (lank)

(C) Seeds sowing

(D) Fodder cutting

(E) All above works

50. Threshers (except Olpad threshers) are driven by—

(A) One pair of bullocks

(B) Two pair of bullocks

(C) Diesel

(D) Kerosene oil

(E) All of the above

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51. Winnowing it called—

(A) Cutting a crop

(B) To separate straw etc. from threshed lank

(C) To thresh

(D) Cutting the fodder

(E) To make jaggery (gur) block (bheli) from juice of cane

52. Chaff-cutter is driven by—

(A) Hand

(B) Bullocks

(C) Electric power

(D) Diesel

(E) All of the above

53. Sugarcane juice is extracted (%) from canes through bullock-drawn cane-crusher—

(A) 50-55

(B) 70-75

(C) 25-30

(D) 60-65

(E) 80-90

54. ‘Olpad’ thresher is used in—

(A) Oil extraction from mustard, toria etc.

(B) Extracting juice from cane

(C) Threshing of wheat, barley, pea etc.

(D) None of the above

(E) All (A), (B) and (C)

55. ‘Seed dresser’ is used for—

(A) Mixing/treating seeds with chemicals (pesticides/fungicides etc.)

(B) Sowing seeds at proper distance

(C) Making seeds of high grade

(D) Keeping seeds effective upto longer period

(E) Separating good/quality seeds from diseased seeds

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56. ‘Try square’ is used by—

(A) Blacksmith

(B) Carpenter

(C) Potter

(D) Farmers

(E) By above all

57. Which type of saw is not included ?

(A) Cross cut saw

(B) Deshi saw

(C) Tenon saw

(D) Teething saw

(E) Rip saw

58. Which type of saw is used for cutting round shape in hole ?

(A) Fret saw

(B) Penal saw

(C) Tenon saw

(D) Cross cut saw

(E) Key hole saw

59. ‘Draw-Knife’ is used for—

(A) To fit galua in grinder

(B) Making round the corners of wood

(C) Smoothing the base of wood

(D) Sharping teeth of saw

(E) All of the above

60. The tool used for making deep pit in wood is—

(A) Adge

(B) Saw

(C) Draw knife

(D) Chisel

(E) File

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61. The main work of ‘scrapper’ is—

(A) For cutting the wood

(B) For scrapping the wood

(C) For smoothing the wood

(D) For drilling in wood

(E) All of the above

62. ‘File’ is used for—

(A) Scrapping the wood

(B) Cutting the wood

(C) Forcing the wood

(D) Making equal by scrapping the wood

(E) All of these

63. The type of file is generally—

(A) Round

(B) Triangular

(C) Flate

(D) Semi-circle

(E) Above all types

64. Brace machine is used for—

(A) Making hole in wood

(B) Scrapping the wood

(C) For smoothing the wood

(D) All above work

(E) None of these

65. Which one machine/tool is not used in making hole in wood ?

(A) Ordinary drill

(B) Hand drill

(C) Pincer

(D) Twist bit

(E) Brace

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