Agricultural & Rural Development MCQs for NABARD Grade-‘A’

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Agricultural & Rural Development MCQs for NABARD Grade-‘A’

1. ‘Crop logging’ is a method of

  1. Soil fertility evaluation
  2. Plant analysis for assessing requirement of nutrients for crop production
  3. Assessing crop damage
  4. Testing suitability of fetilizers
  5. None of these

2.  A field of work in which people aim to improve the access of rural communities to efficient, sustainable financial services is known as or categorized as—

  1. Agricultural Finance
  2. Rural Finance 
  3. Micro Finance 
  4. Financial Institution 
  5. Financial Intermediary 

3. ‘Peat’ soils are generally

  1. Black, heavy and acidic
  2. Red, light and acidic
  3. Black, light and basic
  4. Black, heavy and neutral
  5. None of these

4. A branch of science that deals with the study of origin of the soil, its classification and description is known as : 

  1. Edaphology 
  2. Ecology
  3. Pedology
  4. Geology 
  5. None of these 

5. The headquarters of ‘National Fisheries Development Board (NFDB) which was established on 10th July, 2006 for realizing full potential of Indian Fisheries sector is located at

  1. Rajendranagar (Hyderabad) A.P. 
  2. Cochi (Kerala)
  3. Mangalore (Karnataka)
  4. Mumbai (Maharashtra)
  5. Bhubaneshwar (Orissa) 

6. Domestic scheduled commercial banks having shortfall in lending to priority sector lending target shall be allocated amounts for contribution to:

  1. The Rural Infrastructure Development Fund (RIDF) established with NABARD
  2. Funds to be set up with Small Industries Development Bank of India (SIDBI)
  3. Should finance deficit amount in next financial year.
  4. All of the above
  5. None of these 

7. Foreign banks having shortfall in lending is priority sector lending target will be required to contribution to:

  1. The Rural Infrastructure Development Fund (RIDF) established with NABARD
  2. Funds to be set up with Small Industries Development Bank of India (SIDBI)
  3. Should finance defied amount In next financial
  4. All of the above.
  5. None of these

8. Consider the following steps:

I. Testing the combining ability 

II. Production of inbred lines

III. Selection of inbred lines 

IV. Production of F1 seed

The correct sequence of these steps in the process of hybrid seed production is

  1. I, II, III and IV
  2. I. II. IV and III
  3. II, I, IV and III
  4. II, I, III and IV
  5. None of these 

9. Find which of the following is not correctly matched?

  1. HORTICULTURE: Study of garden crops
  2. POMOLOGY: Study of fruit crops
  3. OLERICULTURE: Study of vegetable crop
  4. FLORICULTURE: Cultivation of flowers
  5. All of the above are correctly matched

10. Rashtriya Krishi Vikas Yojana was launched by GOI in August 2007 with the objective(s) of

  1. To incentivise the states to increase public investment in agriculture and allied sector
  2. To ensure that local needs/crops/priorities are better reflected
  3. To achieve the goal of reducing the yield gaps in important crops
  4. All of the above
  5. None of these

Answers:

  1. 2
  2. 3
  3. 1
  4. 3
  5. 1
  6. 1
  7. 2
  8. 4
  9. 4
  10. 4

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