Agricultural Geography - General Knowledge Multiple Choice Questions and Answers | Page-3

11 Which one of the following is cultivated by transplanting seedlings ?
A Onion
B Soyabean
C Sorghum
D Maize

Answer: Option [A]
12 Salinization occurs when the irrigation water accumulation in the soil evaporates, leaving behind salts and minerals. What are the effects of salinization on the irrigation land ?
A It raises the water table
B It greatly increase the crop production
C It makes some soils impermeable
D It fills the air spaces in the soil with water

Answer: Option [C]
13 Which one of the following sets of conditions is necessary for good crop of wheat ?
A Low temperature and low rainfall
B High temperature and moderate rainfall
C High temperature and heavy rainfall
D Moderate temperature and moderate rainfall

Answer: Option [D]
14 Consider the following crops in India:
I. Cowpea
II. Green gram
III. Pigeon pea

Which of the above is/are used as pulse, fodder and green manure?

A I and II only
B II only
C I and III only
D I, II and III

Answer: Option [D]
15 Consider the following statement
I. India ranks first in the world in fruit production
II. India ranks second in the world in export of tobacco

Which of these statements is/are correct ?

A Only I
B Only II
C Both I and II
D Neither I and II

Answer: Option [D]


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