Practice Quiz :- 4

1. National Seed Policy, 2002 is based on the recommendation of
(a) Kelkar Committee
(b) M.V Rao Committee
(c) Y.V Reddy Committee
(d) Abhijit Sen Committee
2. Swaroop committee is associated with
(a) financial products marketing
(b) Sugar marketing
(c) Banking
(d) Capital marketing
3. When was the National Food Security Mission (NFSM) launched in India?
(a) Rabi Season (1999–2000)
(b) Kharif Season (1999–2000)
(c) Rabi Season (2007–2008)
(d) Kharif Season (2007–2008)
4. The Blue Revolution is related with
(a) Fish production
(b) Food grain production
(c) Oilseed production
(d) Milk production
5. Which of the following has not been a component of the agriculture strategy that brought about the Green Revolution ?
(a) Greater intensity of cropping
(b) Guaranteed maximum prices
(c) New agricultural technology
(d) Package of inputs
6. The term Green Revolution has been used to indicate higher production through
(a) Creation of grasslands
(b) Planting more trees
(c) Creation of gardens in urban areas
(d) Enhanced agricultural productivity per hectare
7. The Bonded Labour System (Abolition) Act was legislated in
(a) 1974
(b) 1976
(c) 1977
(d) 1978
8. In which of the following years was the Food Corporation of India (FCI) setup ?
(a) 1955
(b) 1960
(c) 1965
(d) 1970
9. National Agricultural Insurance Scheme replacing comprehensive crop Insurance scheme was introduced in the year
(a) 1997
(b) 1998
(c) 1999
(d) 2000
10. Rashtriya Krishi Vika Yojna was launched in the year?
(a) 2003
(b) 2004
(c) 2006
(d) 2007