Test Your Knowledge About Agroforestry Quiz

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Agroforestry is about the intentional togetherness between Agriculture and Forestry. This practice has yielded a lot of benefits and has been successful in sub-Saharan Africa and some parts of the United States. This short test is to ascertain your knowledge regarding this aspect of Agricultural science.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which of the following grows in Tropical Rainforests and requires a continuous amount of high temperatures with an abundant amount of precipitation? 
    • A. 

      Megatherms 

    • B. 

      Epiphytes

    • C. 

      Lithophyte

    • D. 

      Lythophyte 

  • 2. 
    Ferns, cacti, and moss are examples of what?
    • A. 

      Epiphytes

    • B. 

      Lithophyte

    • C. 

      Epibiont

    • D. 

      Myxomycetes

  • 3. 
    Which of the following is the lowest Strata Layer?
    • A. 

      Herb Layer

    • B. 

      Canopy Layer

    • C. 

      Understory Layer 

    • D. 

      Immature Layer 

  • 4. 
    Which of the following is directly below the Emergent Layer?
    • A. 

      Canopy Layer

    • B. 

      Immature Layer 

    • C. 

      Forest floor

    • D. 

      Understory Layer 

  • 5. 
    Which is the biggest influence on vegetation type found in a green region according to Koppen? 
    • A. 

      Temperature

    • B. 

      Climate type 

    • C. 

      Soil profile

    • D. 

      Water

  • 6. 
    Which refers to the development of an ecosystem in an area that has never had a community living within it?
    • A. 

      Pioneering plants 

    • B. 

      Primary succession

    • C. 

      Coriolis effect 

    • D. 

      Phytochemicals

  • 7. 
    Which of the following sheds it's leaves during the dry season? 
    • A. 

      Deciduous

    • B. 

      Doldrums

    • C. 

      Megatherms

    • D. 

      Epiphytes 

  • 8. 
    Trees protect themselves with which of the following to ward off herbivory? 
    • A. 

      Thorns

    • B. 

      Thick skins

    • C. 

      Phytochemicals

    • D. 

      Bark

  • 9. 
    Shedding leaves in dry season helps in what way? 
    • A. 

      Reduction of transpiration rate 

    • B. 

      Helps to retain minerals 

    • C. 

      Allows growth of new cells 

    • D. 

      Helps to form new layers and leaves

  • 10. 
    Which of the following is where the Southeast and Northeast Trade Winds converge near the Equator? 
    • A. 

      Doldrums

    • B. 

      Convergence zone

    • C. 

      Intertropical zone

    • D. 

      Confluence

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