Agriculture/Agriculture Seed Science Sample Test,Sample questions

Question:
  In wheat, production of foundation seed needs an isolation distance of:

1.Three metres

2.Five metres

3.Ten metres

4.Twenty metres


Question:
  Physical purity, is permissible (98%) in the crop:

1.Groundnut

2.Rice

3.Soya bean

4.Spinach


Question:
  Production of breeder seed in cotton requires an isolation distance of:

1.20 metres

2.30 metres

3.50 metres

4.75 metres


Question:
  Progeny of a nucleus seed is referred to as:

1.Certified seed

2.Foundation seed

3.Registered seed

4.Breeder seed


Question:
  Seed is a:

1.Immature embryo

2.Mature embryo

3.Developed embryo

4.Undeveloped embryo


Question:
  TDC came into existence in:

1.1996

2.1962

3.1926

4.1969


Question:
 Breeder seed is _____ % pure:

1.99

2.100

3.70

4.99


Question:
 Contamination permitted in maize is:

1.1%

2.2%

3.0%

4.0%


Question:
 Improved seed includes:

1.Nucleus seed

2.Breeder seed

3.Foundation seed

4.All of the above


Question:
 In flowering plants a second seed coat is known as:

1.Integument

2.Aleurone layer

3.Tegamen

4.Inner ventral scale


Question:
 In sunflower, production of foundation seed requires an isolation distance of (metres):

1.400

2.800

3.200

4.100


Question:
 International Crop Improvement Association (ICIA) in ______ classified seed into different categories:

1.1964

2.1946

3.1963

4.1972


Question:
 Pure Live Seed (PLS) is related to:

1.Physical purity

2.Genetic purity

3.Germination percentage

4.Contamination


Question:
 The first private seed came into existence in the year:

1.1918

2.1987

3.1959

4.1912


Question:
 The recommended ratio of male rows to female rows is in hybrid bajra production:

1.2 to 4

2.1 to 2

3.4 to 8

4.3 to 6


Question:
Argemone mexicana is an objectional weed in:

1.Wheat

2.Barley

3.Rapeseed/Mustard

4.Chick pea


Question:
Breeder seed is the progeny of:

1.Foundation seed

2.Registered seed

3.Nucleus seed

4.Certified seed


Question:
Breeder seed production units of ICAR producing ______ tonnes of breeder seed:

1.7300

2.37

3.3700

4.73


Question:
Certification is not required for:

1.Nucleus seed

2.Breeder seed

3.Foundation seed

4.Certified seed


Question:
Coloured varieties of rice have _____ aleurone layer:

1.Thinner

2.Thicker

3.Coarse

4.Smooth


Question:
Cotyledons in monocots are called:

1.Endosperm

2.Mega-gametophyte

3.Embryo

4.Integuments


Question:
Cotylodons in gymnosperms are called:

1.Embryo

2.Integuments

3.Mega-gametophyte

4.Endosperm


Question:
Cuscuta is an objectional weed of:

1.Cowpea

2.Berseem

3.Sorghum

4.Lucerne


Question:
First private seed company was:

1.Monsanto

2.Namdhari

3. Sutton & Sons

4.Takii


Question:
Freedom from inert matter and defective seeds:

1.Genetic purity

2.Physical purity

3.Defective purity

4.Normal purity


Question:
Headquarters of the Union for the Protection of New Plant varieties is in:

1.Thailand

2.USA

3.Denmark

4.Switzerland


Question:
In Bhindi, production of foundation seed needs an isolation distance of:

1.100 metres

2.50 metres

3.200 metres

4.3 metres


Question:
Initial seed of an improved variety is called:

1.Nucleus seed

2.Breeder seed

3.Foundation seed

4.Certified seed


Question:
International Seed Testing Association was organized on:

1.10-Jul-24

2.12-Jul-25

3.12-Feb-42

4.10-Feb-24


Question:
Physical purity of 95% is permissible for the foundation and certified seed of:

1.Soya bean

2.Groundnut

3.Spinach

4.Carrot


Question:
Plant Breeders Rights are operaating in:

1.Germany

2.Denmark

3.Netherlands

4. All of the above


Question:
Presently ICAR has ______ breeder seed production units:

1.45

2.54

3.92

4.107


Question:
Seed certification requires:

1.An improved variety

2.Genetic purity

3. Physical purity

4.All of the above


Question:
Seed coat is derived from:

1.Testa

2.Embryo

3.Endosperm

4.Nucellus


Question:
Seed meant for generation distribution to the farmers for commercial crop production refers to:

1.Foundation seed

2.Breeder seed

3.Certified seed

4.Nucleus seed


Question:
Seed moisture varies from crop to crop in ranges from:

1.15-20%

2.30-40%

3.1-2%

4. 9-12%


Question:
Standards of germination for seed certification in chillies:

1.70%

2.90%

3.80%

4.60%


Question:
The coarse rice generally has a ______ aleurone layer:

1.Larger

2.Smaller

3.Bigger

4.Smoother


Question:
The first symbolic Importance of seed started after the report of Famine Commission in:

1.1881

2.1890

3.1891

4.1892


Question:
The hybrids developed by Government Agencies or Government Institutions and Agricultural Universities are called:

1.Private hybrids

2.Institutional hybrids

3.Public hybrids

4.Government hybrids


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