Agricultural Science Quiz Trivia

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Agricultural Science Quiz Trivia

Without agriculture the population of the world would drop very fast. Most of the food we eat is as a result of someone planting veggies and rearing animals. It has also lead to a lot of nature conservation. Test how much you know about agriculture by taking the fun easy quiz below.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    1.    Agriculture is the business that deals with the rearing of animals and the cultivation of crops for food.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    2..     Cassava was a main crop cultivated by Taino many years ago.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    3.      Horseback riding, fishing and rafting are major recreational activities provided by agriculture.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    Agriculture does not provide a source of income for many rural families.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    5.      The Jamaican economy does not benefit in any way from agricultural export.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    6.      An agronomist studies the soil and growing conditions of crops.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    7.      Monoculture is the cultivation of one major crop year after year.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    8.      CARICOM is a single market that allows member states to trade with each other duty free.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    9.      CARDI is the regional research institution that deals with human health and nutritional education.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    10.      WHO is founded by the Jamaican government.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 11. 
    Which of the following is not considered as a basis need in life?
    • A. 

      SHELTER

    • B. 

      CLOTHING

    • C. 

      FOOD

    • D. 

      TRADE

  • 12. 
    The art and science of growing crops and rearing animals is called;
    • A. 

      AGRICULTURE

    • B. 

      HORTICULTURE

    • C. 

      AGRONOMY

    • D. 

      ANIMAL SCIENCE

  • 13. 
    The breeding and care of animals for specific purpose is:
    • A. 

      AGRICULTURE

    • B. 

      HORTICULTURE

    • C. 

      AGRONOMY

    • D. 

      ANIMAL SCIENCE

  • 14. 
    Sugar cane, banana and __________ are major crops grown in Jamaica.
    • A. 

      Cassava

    • B. 

      Rice

    • C. 

      Coffee

    • D. 

      Plaintain

  • 15. 
    The cultivation of crops and the rearing of animals at the same time on the same piece of land is_____________.
    • A. 

      Mixed cropping

    • B. 

      Mixed farming

    • C. 

      Monoculture

    • D. 

      Crop rotation

  • 16. 
    All the following countries are member of CARICOM except
    • A. 

      Trindad and Tobago

    • B. 

      Barbadoes

    • C. 

      Cuba

    • D. 

      Jamaica

  • 17. 
    Which of the following is NOT a function of Caribbean Food and Nutrition Institute.
    • A. 

      Developing food and nutrition policies and plans of action;

    • B. 

      Developing food and nutritional education materials

    • C. 

      Promoting nutritional policies and strategies

    • D. 

      Access to free food o a day-day basis

  • 18. 
    The CFNI headquarters is at   ___________________________.
  • 19. 
    WHAT DOES THE ACRONYM  FAO MEANS
  • 20. 
    THE ACRONYM O.A.S MEANS
  • 21. 
    When was CARICOM establish