Earth Harvested Objective Type Questions & Answers

Hi Everyone, this article will share Earth Harvested Objective Type Questions & Answers.

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Earth Harvested Objective Type Questions & Answers

Question 1: Choose the appropriate option.

(a) The highly intensive livestock farming is known as……………..

i. dairy farming
ii. pastoral farming
iii. mixed farming
iv. nomadic farming

(b) Terrace farming is practiced in………….

i. forest area
ii. delta
iii. hilly area
iv. flat area

(c) The major crop in intensive subsistence agriculture is……………..

i. wheat
ii. corn
iii. paddy
iv. tea

Question 2: Fill in the blanks.

(a) The type of farming in which crop cultivation and livestock farming together takes place is known as mixed farming.(b) The two major forms of chemical that are used in farming are pesticides and insecticides.
(c) The oldest system of commercial agriculture is known as plantation agriculture.
(d) The flat land will have thick layer of soil.
(e) The new improved variety of seeds are also called High-Yielding Variety Seeds.
(f) Fertile land, that lies non cultivable for a very long period of time is called a fallow land.

Question 3: Match the columns.

Column AColumn B
i.    Shifting cultivationa. animal rearing and crop cultivation
ii.  Mixed farmingb. wheat is the main crop
iii. Extensive grain farmingc. crude farming methods
iv. Intensive agricultured. single crop farming
v.  Plantation agriculturee. high yield per unit area
Answer: i-c, ii-a, iii-b, iv-e, v-d

Question 4: Name the following:

(a) Cultivation of flowers – Floriculture
(b) Rearing of cattle to meet the need of milk and meat – Animal husbandry
(c) Farming of fish for consumption and trade – Pisciculture
(d) Rearing of bee to harvest honey – Apiculture
(e) Cultivation of grapes for making wines – Viticulture
(f) Farming of mushrooms – Fungiculture
(g) Intensive production of fruits and vegetables – Horticulture
(h) Rearing of birds such as hen, ducks, etc. for egg and meat – Poultry farming
(i) Farming of silkworms to produce silk – Sericulture

So, these were Earth Harvested Objective Type Questions & Answers.