(UP) lecture exam 2009

1. Jalpriya is a variety of—
(A) Maize
(B) Jowar
(C) Paddy
(D) Barley

2. Sugarcane + Potato is an intercropping system of—
(A) Autumn season
(B) Zaid season
(C) Spring season
(D) Rainy season

3. Seed-rate of potato per hectare is—
(A) 25 quintal/hectare
(B) 10 quintal/hectare
(C) 15 quintal/hectare
(D) 40 quintal/hectare

4. Deficiency symptoms of calcium on plants first appear at—
(A) Lower leaves
(B) Middle leaves
(C) Terminal leaves
(D) All leaves

5. Which weedicide is used to kill broad leaf weeds in wheat ?

(A) 2, 4 – D.S.S. (WPSS)

(B) 2, 4, 5 – T

(C) 2, 4 – DB

(D) None of these

6. Maya is the variety of—

(A) Potato

(B) Gram

(C) Pea

(D) Mustard

7. The weed that causes Asthma is—

(A) Hirankhuri

(B) Bathua

(C) Parthenium

(D) Krishna Neel

8. Which crop requires maximum amount of nitrogen ?

(A) Potato

(B) Wheat

(C) Barley

(D) Sugarcane

9. First dwarf variety of paddy developed in India is—

(A) Jaya

(B) Saket-4

(C) Govind

(D) Narendra-97

10. Sprinkler irrigation is suitable, where the soil has—

(A) Clayey texture

(B) Loamy texture

(C) Undulating topography

(D) All of these

11. Endosulphan is also known as—

(A) Lindane

(B) Thiodan

(C) Aldrin

(D) B.H.C.

12. Which of the following is systemic poison ?

(A) Metasystox

(B) Phosphomidan

(C) Phorate

(D) All of these

13. DDVP is known as—

(A) Nuvan

(B) Malathion

(C) Thiodan

(D) Sulfex

14. Seed treatment with Vitavex is the main controlling method of—

(A) Loose smut

(B) Rust

(C) Downy mildew

(D) All of these

15. Covered smut of barley is a disease of—

(A) Externally seed-borne

(B) Internally seed-borne

(C) Air-borne

(D) None of these

16. Which of the following cakes is not edible ?

(A) Castor cake

(B) Mustard cake

(C) Sesame cake

(D) Groundnut cake

17. In India, about 142 million hectare land is under—

(A) Cultivation

(B) Waste land

(C) Forest

(D) Eroded land

18. The headquarters of Indian Meteorological Department was established in 1875 at—

(A) New Delhi

(B) Hyderabad

(C) Pune

(D) Calcutta

19. Moisture condensed in small drops upon cool surface is called—

(A) Hail

(B) Dew

(C) Snow

(D) Fog

20. How many agro-climatic zones (ACZ) are found in India ?

(A) 16

(B) 18

(C) 15

(D) 20


1.C        11.B

2.A        12.C

3.D        13.A

4.C         14.D

5.A         15.B

6.D         16.A

7.C          17.A

8.D          18.D

9.B          19.B

10.D        20.C