Are You An Expert When It Comes To Agriculture?

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Are You An Expert When It Comes To Agriculture?

We need to eat to survive our daily lives, some certain steps or stages that take place before a food can become edible, this is called agriculture which houses, farming, rearing and cultivating plants and animal to feed or beautify our homes, take quiz to test your knowledge on agriculture


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    In the middle ages, agriculture was transformed with improved techniques and the diffusion of crops plants, including the introduction of sugar, rice, cotton, and fruit trees, which race was responsible for this?
    • A. 

      Islamic word and Europe

    • B. 

      Europe and Latin

    • C. 

      Asia and America

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 2. 
    The moving of herds of livestock from one place to another in search of pasture, fodder, and water can be referred to as?
    • A. 

      Foraging

    • B. 

      Cultivation

    • C. 

      Animal Husbandry

    • D. 

      Pastoralism

  • 3. 
    The usage of the small area of a forest which is cleared by cutting down all the trees and burning the area, such land is used for growing crops for several years, this is referred to as?
    • A. 

      Shifting cultivation

    • B. 

      Afforestation

    • C. 

      Bush burning

    • D. 

      Deforestation

  • 4. 
    • A. 

      Oil Spillage

    • B. 

      Erosion

    • C. 

      Excessive rainfall

    • D. 

      Land availability

  • 5. 
    A practice whereby farm produce are cultivated for family and local needs with the leftover transported elsewhere are called?
    • A. 

      Local farming

    • B. 

      Cash crop farming

    • C. 

      Arable farming

    • D. 

      Subsistence farming

  • 6. 
    A situation whereby crops are cultivated for commercial purposes such as selling, the farmer motive is to make a profit, what type of farming is this?
    • A. 

      Subsistence

    • B. 

      Intensive

    • C. 

      Aquiculture

    • D. 

      Arable

  • 7. 
    Cropping systems vary among depending on the available resources and constraints, geography and climate of the farm government policy and?
    • A. 

      Social pressures

    • B. 

      Political pressure

    • C. 

      Philosophy and farmer culture

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 8. 
    A system whereby forests are burnt, releasing nutrients to support the cultivation of annual and then perennial crops for a period of several years is?
    • A. 

      Ornamental

    • B. 

      Subsistence

    • C. 

      Arable

    • D. 

      Slash and burn

  • 9. 
    Animal husbandry does not only refers to the breeding and raising or animals for meat or to harvest animal products on a continual basis, but?
    • A. 

      To breed

    • B. 

      Care of species

    • C. 

      Work and companionship

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 10. 
    A practice in agriculture whereby soil is plow for planting or for nutrient incorporation or for pest control is?
    • A. 

      Cultivation

    • B. 

      Tillage

    • C. 

      Bush Burning

    • D. 

      Deforestation