Food Crops (Rabi Crops & Kharif Crops) in India One Liner Questions & Answers


Question Answer
1 Rabi crops are sown in which month? From October to November
2 Cash Crop does not consist – Wheat
3 With which country has India made an agreement to import 15 lakh tonn wheat with a view to the possibility of less production? Australia
4 The highest wheat-producing state of India is – Uttar Pradesh
5 ‘Mahi Sugandha’ is a variety of – Rice
6 Uttar Pradesh ranks first in the production of which crop? Wheat and Sugarcane
7 The Dwarfing gene in Wheat is – Norin – 10
8 Macaroni wheat is most suitable under what conditions– Rainfed conditions
9 Raj 3077 is a variety of – Wheat
10 ‘Pusa Sindhu Ganga’ is a variety of – Wheat
11 UP-308 is a variety of – Wheat
12 The production of wheat in India during 2006-07 and 2009-10 has – Maintained an upward trend
13 Which is a disease of the wheat crop – Rust
14 Kalyan Sona is a variety of – Wheat
15 ‘Triticale’ is a cross between which Crop? Wheat and Rye
16 ‘Karnal bunt’ is a disease of – Wheat
17 The botanical name of macaroni wheat is – Triticum durum
18 Rice originated in – South-East Asia
19 The ideal climatic conditions for the cultivation of rice are – rainfall above 100 cm, temperature above 25° C
20 The chief food crop of India is – Rice
21 In India, the largest area under rice cultivation lies in the state of – Uttar Pradesh
22 The region known as the Rice Bowl of India is – Delta region of Krishna-Godavari
23 Among the Indian States, which state has the highest yield (per hectare) of rice? Punjab
24 Jaya, Padma, and Krishna are improved varieties of which cereal? Rice
25 Aman’ rice is grown during – June-July
26 Pusa Sugandha-5 is an aromatic variety of – Rice
27 ‘Barani deep’ is a variety of – Paddy
26 Which is a hybrid variety of Basmati rice? Pusa RH- 10
27 The proper seed Ratio for transplanting of basmati rice is – 15-20 kg/ha
28 In India, during the last decade the total cultivated land for which crop has remained more or less stagnant? Pulses
29 The states which account for more than half of the total rice production in India are – West Bengal, Uttar Pradesh, Punjab, and Andhra Pradesh
30 The surplus producer of rice in India is – Andhra Pradesh
31 In India, rice is cultivated in the areas having over – 100 cm annual rainfall
32 In India four major producers of rice are – West Bengal, Punjab, Uttar Pradesh, Andhra Pradesh
33 Which country is the major producer and consumer of pulses? India
34 Which crop is not usually exported from India? Pulses
35 Which state was the largest producer of pulses in 2011-12? Madhya Pradesh
36 Which nutrient is considered essential for growing pulse crop? Cobalt
37 The place of origin of red gram is – India
38 Malaviya Chamatkar is a variety of – Pigeon-Pea (Arhar)
39 ‘Bahar’ is a popular variety of – Pigeon pea
40 The leafless variety of pea is – Aparna