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Class 10 Agriculture MCQ Questions Part – 2nd

11. Which of the following is not correct about plantation farming?
(a) In this type of farming, a single crop is grown on a large area.
(b) The plantation has an interface of agriculture and industry.
(c) Plantations cover large tracts of land called estates.
(d) Farmers clear a patch of land by felling trees and burning them, to produce cereals and other food crops.

(d) Farmers clear a patch of land by felling trees and burning them, to produce cereals and other food crops

12. The three major cropping seasons of India are:
(a) Aus, Aman and Boro
(b) Rabi, Kharif and Zaid
(c) Baisakh, Paus and Chait
(d) None of the above

(b) Rabi, Kharif and Zaid

13. Kharif crops are grown:
(a) with the onset of monsoon and harvested in September-October
(b) with the onset of winter and harvested in summer
(c) with the onset of Autumn and harvested in summer
(d) None of the above

(a) with the onset of monsoon and harvested in September-October

14. The main food crop of Rabi season is:
(a) Wheat
(b) Rice
(c) Maize
(d) Jowar

(a) Wheat ​

15. Important non-food crops of our country are:
(a) Tea and coffee
(b) Millets and pulses
(c) Cotton and jute
(d) None of the above

(c) Cotton and jute ​

16. The two main wheat-growing regions are:
(a) The Ganga-Sutlej plains and the Deccan Trap
(b) North-eastern part and eastern-coastal plains
(c) Deccan plateau and Konkan coast
(d) None of the above

(a) The Ganga-Sutlej plains and the Deccan Trap ​

17. The third most important food crop of our country is:
(a) Rice
(b) Wheat
(c) Jowar
(d) Ragi

(c) Jowar ​

18. Which is the right condition for the growth of maize?
(a) Temperature between 21 °C to 27°C and old alluvial soil
(b) Temperature below 17°C and shallow black soil
(c) Temperature of 25°C and 200 cm of rainfall
(d) None of the above

(d) (a) Temperature between 21 °C to 27°C and old alluvial soil ​

19. Which one of the following is not true for pulses?
(a) Pulses are grown in both rabi and kharif season
(b) Pulses are leguminous crops
(c) They are grown in rotation with other crops
(d) Pulses require intensive irrigation facilities

d) Pulses require intensive irrigation facilities ​

20. What percentage of our cropped area is covered by oilseeds?
(a) 21
(b) 12
(c) 2
(d) 4

(b) 12 ​