JRF Memory Based Questions

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Question 01. Constitution of National Commission of Farmers in the year..? 

(a). 18th No., 2002. 
(b). 18th No., 2003. 
(c). 18th No., 2004. 
(d). 18th Nov., 2005. 

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Question 02. DG of ICAR is..? 

(a). Dr. S. Ayyappan. 
(b). Trilochan Mohapatra. 
(c). H. Haberlandt. 
(d). None of the above.

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Question 03. No. of KVK in India in the year 2013 was..? 

(a). 600. 
(b). 620. 
(c). 630. 
(d). 640. 

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Question 04. Wolf apple is common name of..? 

(a). Pineapple. 
(b). Tomato. 
(c). Apple. 
(d). Pear. 

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Question 05. …. nutrients are included under nutrient based subsidy?
(a). 1. 
(b). 5. 
(c). 2. 
(d). 4. 

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Question 06. Laghaemoglobin pigment is present in..? 

(a). Root nodules of legume. 
(b). Root nodules of solanaceae. 
(c). Root nodules of cucurbits. 
(d). Root legumes of cereals. 

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Question 07. What was nutrient based subsidy for Nitrogen in 2013-14 in Rs.? 

(a). 18.88/Kg. 
(b). 20.87/Kg. 
(c). 22.88/Kg. 
(d). 21 83/Kg. 

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Question 08. Bean common mosaic disease is caused by..? 

(a). BYMV. 
(b). Pot virus. 
(c). BVMV 
(d). None of the above. 

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Question 09. Average rainfall of the country is..?

(a). 1288 mm. 
(b). 1042 mm
(c). 980 mm. 
(d). 1194 mm.

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Question 10. Browning of cauliflower is caused due to..? 

(a). Boron deficiency. 
(b). Mn deficiency. 
(c). Mo deficiency. 
(d). Cu deficiency. 

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Question 11. …. is responsible for osmotic and ionic balance in plants?
(a). K.
(b). C. 
(c). Na. 
(d). P. 

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Question 12. Which KVK was awarded by best KVK award in 2013? 

(a). Hamirpur, Datia. 
(b). Ariyalur, Cuddalore. 
(c). Dhakrani, Dehradun. 
(d). Kamasin, Banda. 

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Question 13. Sugar recovery in India is..? 

(a). 6 – 8%. 
(b). 9 – 10%. 
(c). 5 – 6%. 
(d). 10 – 12%. 

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Question 14. India’s rank in rice production is..? 

(a). 1st. 
(b). 2nd. 
(c). 3rd. 
(d). 4th. 

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Question 15. Most recently formed soil type is..? 

(a). Alluvial. 
(b). Illuvium. 
(c). Both a and b. 
(d). None of the above. 

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Question 16. Bt cotton is mainly attacked by..? 

(a). Chewing type of inspect. 
(b). Cutting type of pests. 
(c). Both a and b. 
(d). Sucking type of pests. 

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Question 17. Pusa chamatkar is a variety of..? 

(a). Pea. 
(b). Chick pea. 
(c). Ground nut. 
(d). Tomato. 

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Question 18. Record that is used for maintaining relationship between parents and offspring is..?

(a). Gene record. 
(b). Pedigree record. 
(c). Family record. 
(d). Pure line record. 

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Question 19. ICAR’s Norman Borlaug Award is given after …..? 

(a). Once in 4 years. 
(b). Once in 3 years. 
(c). Once in 2 years. 
(d). Once in 5 years. 

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Question 20. Indian Village Scheme is associated with….? 

(a). S. N. Gupta. 
(b). S. N. Das. 
(c). G. N. Saini. 
(d). D. G. Sharma. 

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Question 21. National Farmers Day is celebrated on..? 

(a). 23rd Dec.
(b). 24th Dec. 
(c). 22th Dec. 
(d). 21st Dec. 

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Question 22. Thornless variety of rose is..? 

(a). Himani. 
(b). Chitra. 
(c). Rubi. 
(d). Tushar. 

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Question 23. Most common bulb vegetable crops are..?
(a). Onion. 
(b). Garlic. 
(c). Both a and b.  
(d). Leek. 

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Question 24. Which is known as dairy plant..?

(a). Soybean. 
(b). Onion. 
(c). Potato. 
(d). Tomato.

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Question 25. The curve of normal distribution is..? 

(a). Bell shaped curve. 
(b). Triangular curve. 
(c). Rectangular curve. 
(d). Sharp curve. 

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Question 26. The correlation coefficient varies between..? 

(a). 1 to +2. 
(b). 1 to +3. 
(c). 1 to +1. 
(d). 1 to +4. 

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Question 27. Directorate of mushroom research is situated at..? 

(a). Solan, H.P. 
(b). Jabalpur, M.P. 
(c). Kanpur, U.P. 
(d). Jaipur, Rajasthan. 

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Question 28. Father of plant pathology is..? 

(a). K. Vasal. 
(b). Millardet. 
(c). D. J. Smith. 
(d). H. Haberlandt. 

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Question 29. First vegetable crop under Bt approval in India is?

(a). Tomato. 
(b). Cucurbits. 
(c). Brinjal. 
(d). Okra. 

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Question 30. Bhima is a variety of..? 

(a). Onion. 
(b). Garlic. 
(c). Potato. 
(d). Tomato. 

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Question 31. Urea is hydrolyzed by which enzyme? 

(a). Amilase. 
(b). Peptidase. 
(c). Both a and b. 
(d). Urease. 

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Question 32. Progeny of breeder seed is..? 

(a). Breeder seed. 
(b). Certified seed. 
(c). Foundation seed. 
(d). None of the above. 

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Question 33. Quality protein maize was developed by…. gene? 

(a). Zmhak-27. 
(b). Glu-37. 
(c). Opaque-2. 
(d). All of the above. 

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Question 34. The permanent property of soil is..? 

(a). Soil structure. 
(b). Soil texture. 
(c). Soil colour. 
(d). Soil composition.

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Question 35. Fern leaf disease is caused by..? 

(a). Boron deficiency. 
(b). Copper deficiency. 
(c). Zinc deficiency. 
(d). Iron deficiency. 

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Question 36. Element responsible for stability of protien structure is..? 

(a). Ca.
(b). Zn. 
(c). Iron. 
(d). Sulphur. 

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Question 37. Marsh spot of pea is caused by..? 

(a). Zn deficiency. 
(b). Mn deficiency. 
(c). De deficiency. 
(d). Ca deficiency. 

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Question 38. Leading state in isabgol production is..? 

(a). UP. 
(b). AP. 
(c). Punjab. 
(d). Rajasthan. 

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Question 39. Surface temperature of sun is about..? 

(a). 5000 °K. 
(b). 7000 °K. 
(c). 8000 °K 
(d). 6000 °K 

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Question 40. Mentha arvensis is a….? 

(a). Aromatic plant. 
(b). Flower plant. 
(c). Vegetable plant. 
(d). Fruit plant. 

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Question 41. Group of bacteria, actinomycetes, fungi and algae is..?
(a). Micro flora. 
(b). Macro flora. 
(c). Both a and b. 
(d). None of the above. 

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Question 42. Biggest rural scheme is..? 

(a). Gurgaon project. 
(b). Land to Lab Program. 
(c). MGNREGA. 
(d). Crop insurance. 

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Question 43. In groundnuts aflatoxin is produced by..? 

(a). Aspergillus flavus. 
(b). Aspergillus Niger. 
(c). Aspergillus afinis. 
(d). Aspergillus arvii. 

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Question 44. White grub mainly confined with..? 

(a). Clay soil. 
(b). Black cotton soil. 
(c). Loam soil. 
(d). Dry sandy loam soil. 

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Question 45. Per capita cultivable land availability (ha.) in India is..? 

(a). 0.25. 
(b). 0.35. 
(c). 0.15. 
(d). 0.45.

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Question 46. Terminator technology has been developed for..? 

(a). Mango. 
(b). Rose. 
(c). Bean. 
(d). Cotton. 

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Question 47. Bag colour of certified seed is..? 

(a). Blue. 
(b). White. 
(c). Yellow. 
(d). Brown. 

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Question 48. Protein synthesis takes place in..? 

(a). Smooth ER. 
(b). Rough ER. 
(c). Both a and b. 
(d). None of the above.

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Question 49. Vitamins are chemically..? 

(a). Enzymes. 
(b). Fat. 
(c). Protein. 
(d). All of the above. 

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Question 50. Country leading in pear production is..? 

(a). China. 
(b). USA. 
(c). Canada. 
(d). Russia. 

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