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Question 1: What is the objective of ‘Pradhan Mantri Fasal Bima Yojana’?

a) Provide security of income to farmers despite natural vagaries at a very nominal premium.
b) Provide a common market platform to all farmers
c) Provide insurance against bad monsoon
d) Provide security against recession
e) None of the above

 

Question 2. What is e-VAM?

a) It is a pan India electronic trading platform assures high income to farmers through a transparent process.
b) It is an electronic platform where farmers can apply for insurance.
c) It is an electronic platform where farmers can do marketing for their produce.
d) It’s a platform where farmer’s grievances’ are addressed.
e) None of the above

 

Question 3: The main objective of ‘Pradhan Mantri Krishi Sinchai Yojana’ is?
a) Continuously expanding irrigation facilities to newer areas and also helping increase irrigation efficiency by introduction of micro-irrigation techniques.
b) To borrow irrigation technology from abroad
c) To dig wells for irrigation
d) To build canals for irrigation
e) None of them

 

Questions 4: What is a comprehensive and nation-wide soil health card scheme?

a) It is for helping farmers to increase land fertility and productivity.
b) It is for testing the quality of the soil.
c) It is for assessing the conditions of the plants
d) It is for oil seeds only.
e) None of them.

 

Question 5: Which pulses are grown in rainy season?
a) Green gram,
b) Black gram,
c) Pigeon pea
d) cowpea
e) All of the above

 

Question 6: Winter season pulses are ?
a) Chick pea,
b) Lentil,
c) Lathyrus
d) Field pea and kidney bean
e) All of the above

Question 7: Which pulses are grown in Spring and Rainy season?
a) Green gram,
b) Black gram
c) Cowpea
d) All of the above
e) None of the above

 

Question 8: Which state is top ranked in terms of cultivated area and productivity of pulses?
a) Gujrat
b) Madhya Pradesh
c) Madhya Pradesh
d) Rajasthan
e) None of the above

 

Question9: The United Nations General Assembly has declared the year 2016 as?

a) The international year of fruits
b) The international Year of Oil Seeds
c) The International Year of Pulses (IYOP)
d) The International year of Vegetables
e) None of the above

 

Question 10: What are the Salient points of National Food Security Mission?
a) Seven Crops – Rice, Wheat, Pulses, Jute, Sugarcane, Cotton, Coarse Cereals covered under NFSM.
b) Fifty per cent NFSM has been dedicated for development of pulses.
c) Cultivation of pulses under NFSM has been started in J&K, HP, UK, and all North Eastern States.
d) All of the above

 

 

ANSWER:-

1)a) Provide security of income to farmers despite natural vagaries at a very nominal premium.

2)a) It is a pan India electronic trading platform assures high income to farmers through a transparent process.

3)a) Continuously expanding irrigation facilities to newer areas and also helping increase irrigation efficiency by introduction of micro-irrigation techniques.

4)a) It is for helping farmers to increase land fertility and productivity.

5)e) All of the above

6)e) All of the above

7)d) All of the above

8)b) Madhya Pradesh

9)c) The International Year of Pulses (IYOP)

10)d) All of the above

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