Pomology MCQ for NET

Read MCQ on Pomology. Objective questions for NET.

Pomology (fruit science mcq) for NET

Pomology MCQ

Also read: MCQ On Fruit Science

Fruit science (pomology) MCQ for NET

Question 01. Read about the given lay out plan of an orchard and give your answer.

Total area under roads, building, tubewell, channels, etc. is 10%.
The 3rd tree the 3rd row should be planted with a pollinator in self incomplete varieties.

(a). Only 2 and 4 are true
(b). Only 3 and 5 are true
(c). 1, 3 and 5 are true
(d). All are true

Question 02. Match the followings

  1. Square planting system It is very difficult to layout
  2. Rectangular planting system: Most common system of planting
  3. Hexagonal planting system: It is adopted in high density planting
  4. Quincunx planting system: Filler plants are used
  5. Triangular planting system: Accommodates 9% lesser plants than square system

(a). 1. a. 2. c. 3. b. 4. e. 5. d
(b). 1. b. 2. e. 3. c. 4. a. 5. d
(c). 1. d. 2. c. 3. b. 4. e. 5. a
(d). 1. a. 2. c. 3. e. 4. b. 5. d

Question 03. What is the main purpose of training in fruit plants?

(a). Supporting young trees
(b). Shaping of young trees
(c). Fruit bearing
(d). All of the above

Question 04. In which fruit plant is skirting and tip pruning practiced?

(a). Apple ber
(b). Nagpuri orange
(c). Sapota
(d). Mango

Question 05. Which of the following is truly matched?

(a). Phalsa: Commonly propagated by seed
(b). Mango: Side grafting works well during summer season
(c). Jamun: Budding is commercial method
(d). Mangosteen: Tongue grafting is practiced

Pomology Quiz

Question 06. Which is an example of endogenous seed dormancy?

(a). Strawberry
(b). Guava
(c). Ber
(d). Walnut

Question 07. Which of one of the following act as a cryoprotectant?

(a). Glycerol
(b). Urea
(c). Glucose
(d). All of the above

Question 08. Storage of seed materials in liquid material is done at

(a). -190°C
(b). -196°C
(c). -194.5°C
(d). -198°C

Question 09. Which of the following variety of mango is poly-embryony?

(a). Chandrakaran
(b). Olour
(c). Both a and b
(d). None of the above

Question 10. Which is true about chimera?

1: The term chimera was coined by Hans Winkler
2: Bizzaria is a cross between Florentine citron and lime
3: Chimera are used in ornamental fruit crops
4: Sectorial chimeras are stable

(a). 1, 3 and 4 are true
(b). 1 and 2 are true
(c). 2 and 4 are true
(d). All are true

Fruit Science MCQ

Question 11. Which is the ideal period for air-layering?

(a). February-March
(b). June-July
(c). Both a and b
(d). None of the above

Question 12. For drought and water stress, dogridge (grape rootstock) is recommended for which of the following Indian state?

(a). Karnataka
(b). Maharastra
(c). Both a and b
(d). Uttar Pradesh

Question 13. Which of the following is entomophilous?

(a). Plum
(b). Chestnut
(c). Sapota
(d). Banana

Question 14. Read the following description about grape and give your answer?

1: 2n of grape is 38
2: Edible portion is pericarp only
3: Muscadinia is also an edible grape species

(a). Only 1 is true
(b). Only 1 and 3 are true
(c). Only 2 is true
(d). Only 2 and 4 are true

Question 15. What is the rank of India in pineapple production?

(a). 2nd
(b). 3rd
(c). 4th
(d). 5th

Check current position: Reference 15

  1. c. 2. 3. b. 4. d. 5. a.
  2. a. 7. d. 8. b. 9. c. 10. a.
    11: C. 12. c. 13. a. 14. b. 15.


12: https://www.iihr.res.in/grape-dogridge

15: https://nhb.gov.in/report_files/pineapple/PINEAPPLE.htm