IFFCO-AGT 2019 Question Paper with solution


# In Our Country Word ‘Apex’ Means Which Type of Institute?

A. National Level

B. State Level

C. District Level

D. Village Level

# Seed work board is ‘required for?

A. Viability test of seed

B. Germination test of seed

C. Purity test of seed

D. Blending of seed

# The use of tensiometer is con_ned up to metric potential of?

A. 0.8 bar

B. 0.6 bar

C. 0.4 bar

D. 0.2 bar

# Organic carbon is a measure of?

A. Available N in soil

B. Available P in soil

C. Available K in soil

D. Available Mg in soil

# __________ of different organisms to the environmental rhythms of light and darkness is called?

A. Topography

B. Phototaxis

C. Photoperiodism

D. vernalization

# Which of the following not belong to Post harvest handling of seed crop?

A. Seed Selection

B. Threshing

C. Drying

D. Grading

# Best method to handle nematode Infestation into new area is?

A. Heat Treatment

B. Flooding

C. Chemical Control

D. Grading

# Which one is non PCR based Molecular Marker?





# Which Method is used For Protoplast Culture?

A. Hanging Drop Culture

B. Plasma Clot

C. Rill Method

D. Grid Method

# Which of the following family does the weed Grass belongs to?

A. Poaceae

B. Cyperaceae

C. Crotalaria verrucosa

D. Indigofera viscose

# ….will help in observing the availability of cash in the business throughout the year?

A. Petty cash

B. Annual Income-Expenditure statement

C. Annual turnover

D. Cash Flow statement

# A farmer lands that when using 2 given input resources to obtain a given amount of product. any decrease in the amount of one input unit leads to increased use of other input unit Which of the following options best describe the input resources?

A. Perfect Substitutes

B. Substitutes

C. Perfect Complements

D. Complements

# which mouth-part in the insect is initially used suck the liquids and break down the food into subgroups Response?

A. Mandibulate

B. Haustellate

C. Sponging

D. Chewing

# Which crop has a harmful effect on the increase of RH?

A. Sun_ower

B. Maize

C. Sugarcane

D. Sorghum

# Which of the following options indicate the use of a cash FLow budget ?

A. identify the possibility of investing in new technology

B. Petty cash that can be used for personal expenses

C. Calculate Business Equity

D. Decide the cost of selling the business prospective buyers

# Sunflower and buckwheat are examples of?

A. Green Legume manure

B. Green leaf legume manure

C. Green leaf Non-Legume manure

D. Green Non-legume manure

# Which of the following is required for a long term sustainable agricultural extension system?

A. World bank funding

B. Plot projects

C. Donor funding

D. Public funding

# Which type of method is used for generating and storing the energy by burning the wood or garbage in the absence of oxygen?

A. Anaerobic digestion

B. Landfill gas

C. Pyrolysis

D. Gasification

# Is the apex body in India for research and education pertaining to Agriculture?

A. Agricultural Support and Services Project

B. Indian Council of Agricultural Research

C. State Agricultural Universities

D. Department of Agricultural Extensions

# Production of coffee powder from coffee seeds is an example of?

A. Time Utility

B. Form utility

C. Place utility

D. Possession utility

# The condition where the plant is unable to produce a zygote with its own pollen is called as?

A. Genetic incompatibility

B. Impotence from degenerated or abortive pistil or ovule

C. Protogyny

D. Dichogamy

# _________is called as the light-sensitive part of ommatidium?

A. Pigment cells

B. Semper cells

C. Rhabdom

D. Cysteine cone

# Will help an agri- business owner to decide on the cost of selling his business to prospective buyers?

A. Turnover

B. Assets

C. Equity

D. Liabilities

# What is the liquid used in cryopreservation techniques?

A. Ozone

B. Liquid chlorine

C. Liquid nitrogen

D. Sodium chloride

# The earthworm that is considered as surface dwellers live near the soil surface is called as?

A. endogeic

B. epigeic

C. anecic

D. monogenic

#In Ti plasmid is responsible for virulence?

A. region D

B. region C

C. region B

D. region A

#Which of the following is Microeconomics concerned with?

A. Income

B. Employment

C. Consumer Behavior

D. Policy formulation

#Which one of the following is called an inductive method in the economic investigation?

A. Analytical

B. Abstract

C. A priori

D. Empirical

#The soil in which the pores are interconnected and irregular in size and shape is?

A. Tubular

B. Vesicular

C. Spongy

D. Cellular

#Consider the planting distance of the Sapota crop is 8 x 8 (meters). Calculate the number of trees per hectare by using the square system?

A. 139

B. 118

C. 156

D. 80

#What happened when an excess amount of Nitrogen Fertilizer is Introduced in to Soil Ecosystem?

A. Soil Decay

B. Soil Acidi_cation

C. Soil Residue

D. Microbial Activity

#Which of the following program was launched in India to introduce reform in public sector Extension System in Late 90s?


B. Green Revolution

C. T & V


#Somatic Embryos Generate Plants Called as?

A. Mutant

B. Clone

C. Zygote

D. Embling

#Which Chromosome Model was Proposed by Du Praw on the Basis of Observation made on Human Chromosome?

A. Nucleosome Solenoid

B. Folded Fiber

C. Molecular

D. None

#Which of the following is not a type of manure collecting Method?

A. use cattle shed with kaccha _oor

B. Dry Earth System

C. Loose box System

D. Use cattle shed with Permeable Floor for collecting Urine

#What Does FYM stand For?

A. Farm Yard Manure

B. Farm Yeast Manure

C. Fertilizer Yeast Manure

D. None

#Which Measure Should be implemented prevent increasing pest Population reaching to ETL?

A. General Equilibrium Position



D. Damage Boundary

#The tillage that is done immediately after crop harvesting to remove the weeds and to restore soil structure is?

A. strip

B. sub-soil

C. fallow

D. stubble

#Which of the following is a seasonal pest?

A. Rice Stem Borer

B. Case worm

C. Red hainy Caterpillar

D. Chilli Thrips

# The law which expresses itsetf while masking the other expression completely when two alleles are brought together in F1 hybrid?

A. Law of segregation

B. hybrid cross

C. Law of purity

D. Law of dominance

#an effective method to prevent nematode infestation when it is not yet present in the area?

A. Quarantine

B. Heat treatment

C. Crop rotation

D. Mulching

#Which one of the following is an example of restorative crops?

A. Brinjal

B. Legumes

C. Ginger

D. Sunflower

#Which of the following assets, the insurance cannot be covered?

A. Machines

B. Animal Husbandry projects

C. Crops to some extent

D. Manpower

#Which of the following is not a parasite?

A. Fungi

B. Nematode

C. Protozoa

D. Arthropods

#Which one of the following is an example of concentrated organic manure?

A. Farm yard Manure

B. Green Manure

C. Oil cake

D. Compost

#Which one of the following is a micro nutrient in the soil?

A. Nitrogen

B. Iron

C. Phosphorus

D. Calcium

#Family Of Jute is?

A. Graminae

B. Compositeae

C. Tiliaceae

D. None

#Body & Wings Covered by Overlapping Scales found in Order?

A. Lepidoptera

B. Coleoptera

C. Diptera

D. Hymenoptera

#ICRISAT is Located at?

A. Hyderabad

B. New Delhi

C. Kolkata

D. Mumbai

#Biggest Fertilizer Cooperative in India is?


B. Dayal Group


D. None

#Main Institute for Agriculture Research & Education in India is?





#Which Fertilizer is Mainly Manufactured in India?

A. Ammonium Phosphate

B. Single Super Phosphate

C. Urea

D. None

#Total Stem Parasite Weed of onion is?

A. Orobanche cernua

B. Striga lutea

C. Cuscuta chinensis

D. None

#Which two different species belonging to the same genus produces?

A. Gossypium hirsutum x gossypium arboreum

B. Triticum aestivum x triticum durum

C. Lycopersicon esculentum x pimpinellifolium

D. Lycopersicon hirsutum x lycopersicon esculentum

#Which survey technique is easy and accurate to prepare survey plans on a small scale?

A. Plane Table Survey

B. Chain survey

C. Compass survey

D. Leveling


#Which of the following is the source of agro-industries organic waste?

A. Crop residues

B. Piggery

C. Press mud

D. Market waste

#The 15% more trees could be accommodated in the?

A. Square System

B. Hexagonal System

C. Contour System

D. None

#With Reference the principle of economics as applied to agriculture, when marginal product increase, average product?

A. Increase

B. Decrease

C. Remain Constant

D. Fixed

#Under Micro-Economics study of?

A. Price Theory

B. Farm Theory

C. Market Management

D. None

#Concept of Crystallized labor given by?

A. Marshall

B. Keynes

C. Mill

D. Karl Marx

#National Income Generated By Agriculture is Calculated by using?

A. Income Method

B. Output Method

C. Expenditure Method

D. None

#Income effect is stronger than substitution effect for?

A. Inferior Goods

B. Giffen Goods

C. Normal Goods

D. None

#When Total Product remains constant, the marginal Product will be?

A. Zero

B. Positive

C. Constant

D. None

#Chemical Formula of Gypsum is?

A. CaCO3

B. CaSO4.2H2O

C. CaPO4


#Plant food manufactured by the process of photosynthesis in the presence of a nutrient in chlorophyll is?

A. Ca

B. Mg

C. Iron

D. Boron

#During germination radical and plumule develop from?

A. Embryo

B. Endosperm

C. Hilum

D. Seed coat

#Which of the following plants bear true _owers with stamens. pistils or both with seed containing an embryo?

A. Spermatophyta

B. Gymnospermae

C. Angiospermae

D. OMonocotyledonae

# Name the winter annual weed from the following?

A. Commelina benghalensis

B. Boerhavia erecta

C. Chenopodium album

D. Alternanthera echinata

#Which can help a producer in determining how much of a product is required the produced?

A. Factor-Product Relationship

B. Law of Increasing Returns

C. Factor-Factor Relationship

D. Law of Constant Returns

#Which one of the following Material is widely used for coating in iron & steel pipes to avoid corrosion?

A. Tar & Cement Mortar

B. Bitumen & Asphite

C. Enamels & Resins

D. Paints & Resins

#Which one of the following is used in organic farming to prevent weed Germination & growth?

A. Cow pea

B. chick pea

C. linseed

D. Mulching

#Which of the Following Disease is not caused by Polluted Water & Unsanitary Conditions?

A. Malaria

B. Fluorosis

C. Cholera

D. Hepatitis

#What is the Purpose of Instrument Tintometer?

A. Measure the temperature in the water

B. Measure the color in the water

C. Measure the Odour in the water

D. Measure the Turbidity in Water

#Syngamy results in formation of which zygote?

A. Diploid

B. Haploid

C. Monoploid

D. Tetraploid

#Plant Parasitic Nematode Feed on the of the Plant?

A. Leaves

B. Stem

C. Fruits

D. Roots

#Which one of the size reducer equipment accepts feed particles less than 6mm to get the output of de_nite size and shape?

A. Crushers

B. Grinders

C. Ultra fine grinder

D. Ultra grinder

#Who Write the Book ‘I Too Had a Dream’?

A. MS Swaminathan

B. Arun Jaitley

C. APJ Abdul Kalam

D. Verghese Kurien

#Which of the Following Gas Present in the biogas has composition value 0-1%?

A. CO2

B. N2

C. H2

D. O2

#Seed Treatment with chemical?

A. Plant Selection

B. Nutrients Management

C. Genetic Improvement

D. None of these

#Term Mitosis is coined by?

A. E Purkinje

B. W Flemming

C. Hook

D. None

#Which one of the following is not the principles of Farm Finance?

A. Character

B. Capacity

C. Capital

D. Calibre

#PDM 11 is a variety of?

A. Urd

B. Arhar

C. Moong

D. Lobia

# . …..is the nematode that causes the blackhead disease in banana crop?

A. Pratylenchus coffee

B. Heterodera oryzicola

C. Radopholus similis

D. Helicotylenchus multicinctus


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