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GK Quiz on Indian Agriculture

05-FEB-2016 14:38

    Dear students, GK Team of Jagran Josh is providing you a set of 10 MCQs on Indian Economy from different topics. These questions are formed to cater the UPSC & such other tough exams. So evaluate yourself by solving these questions

    1. Which of the following is the commercial crop in India?

    (a) Mustard

    (b) tobacco

    (c) Jute

    (d) All of the above

    2. Which Indian state produces the largest quantity of pulses?

    (a) Maharashtra

    (b) Uttar Pradesh

    (c) Madhya Pradesh

    (d) Rajasthan

    3. What is the correct descending order of rice producing states in India?

    (a) Punjab, West Bengal, Uttar Pradesh And Andhra Pradesh

    (b) Punjab, West Bengal, Uttar Pradesh And Andhra Pradesh

    (c) Punjab, West Bengal, Uttar Pradesh And Andhra Pradesh

    (d) West Bengal, Uttar Pradesh, Punjab, And Andhra Pradesh

    4. What is the correct descending order of food grain producing states?

    (a) Uttar Pradesh, Punjab, Madhya Pradesh And West Bengal

    (b) Punjab, Uttar Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh And West Bengal

    (c) Uttar Pradesh, Punjab, West Bengal And Madhya Pradesh

    (d) Uttar Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh, Punjab ,And West Bengal

    5. Which of the following is not matched correctly?

    (a) Rabi Crop………Mustard, Cucumber

    (b) Rabi Crop………Mustard, Barley

    (c) Zaid Crop………Moong, vegetables

    (d) Kharif Crop…..Cotton

    6. Which of the following statement is not correct?

    (a) India is the second largest producer of fruits in the world.

    (b) India is the biggest producer of vegetables in the world.

    (c) Production of fruits, vegetables and spices called horticulture.

    (d) Uttar Pradesh is the largest producer of the wheat in India.

    7. Which agency is responsible for procurement, distribution and storage of food grain production in India?

    (a) Ministry of Agriculture

    (b) Food Corporation of India

    (c) NAFED

    (d) TRIFED

    8. Who approves the Fair and Remunerative Price (FRP) of sugarcane?

    (a) Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs

    (b) Commission for Agricultural Costs and Prices

    (c) Directorate of Marketing and Inspection, Ministry of Agriculture

    (d) Agricultural Produce Market Committee

    9. Who regulates the markets in agricultural products in India?

    (a) Essential Commodities Act, 1955

    (b) Agricultural Produce Market Committee Act enacted by States

    (c) Agricultural Produce (Grading and Marking) Act, 1937

    (d) Food Products Order, 1956 and Meat and Food Products Order, 1973

    10. Which of the following statement is not correct?

    (a) India is the second largest producer of fruits in the world.

    (b) India is the biggest producer of vegetables in the world.

    (c) Production of fruits, vegetables and spices called horticulture.

    (d) Uttar Pradesh is the largest producer of the wheat in India.

    Question

    Answer

    1

    d

    2

    c

    3

    d

    4

    a

    5

    a

    6

    b

    7

    b

    8

    a

    9

    b

    10

    b

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