The Horticulture Quiz: MCQ!

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Horticulture is when you plant in gardens to create foods and medicinal ingredients. Horticulturists grow beautiful flowers, plentiful fruits, meaty nuts, delicious vegetables, and healthy herbs. As it pertains to this quiz, you will need to know which fruit contains the most vitamin C, photoperiodism, which plants exhibit the C4 cycle, and the National Institute of Agricultural Marketing. This quiz will teach you the ins and outs of horticulture. Give it a shot.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Richest source of vit-C ?
    • A. 

      Orang

    • B. 

      Aonla

    • C. 

      Guava

    • D. 

      Barbados cherry

  • 2. 
    On the basis of photoperiodism, Cucurbits are?
    • A. 

      Short day

    • B. 

      Long day

    • C. 

      Day neutral

    • D. 

      Monecious 

  • 3. 
    Perkins long green is a variety of? 
    • A. 

      Tomato 

    • B. 

      Okra

    • C. 

      Brinjal 

    • D. 

      Chilli 

  • 4. 
    Which of the following plant exhibit C4 cycle?
    • A. 

      Amaranthus 

    • B. 

      Indian spinach 

    • C. 

      Lettuce 

    • D. 

      1& 2 both

  • 5. 
    Arka Anamika is a cross between A. esculentus ×A. Manihot app. 
    • A. 

      Manihot

    • B. 

      Fruitescence 

    • C. 

      Tetragonaloba

    • D. 

      Tetraphyllus

  • 6. 
    National Institute of Agricultural Marketing( NIAM 1988)  is situated at?
    • A. 

      Bengaluru 

    • B. 

      Junagarh 

    • C. 

      Hyderabad

    • D. 

      Jaipur 

  • 7. 
    Which of the following is known as a 'heaven for Orchid?
    • A. 

      Sikkim 

    • B. 

      Kalimpong

    • C. 

      Gangtok

    • D. 

      Bhubaneshwar

  • 8. 
    Heterosis breeding is commonly used in the following crops?
    • A. 

      Tomato 

    • B. 

      Chilli 

    • C. 

      Brinjal 

    • D. 

      Cucumber 

  • 9. 
    Masing and selfing breeding methods are used in?
    • A. 

      Papaya 

    • B. 

      Turnip 

    • C. 

      Allium spp.

    • D. 

      Mango 

  • 10. 
    Which of the following belong to summer leafy vegetables?
    • A. 

      Amaranthus 

    • B. 

      Spinach

    • C. 

      Sorrel

    • D. 

      Karamsag

  • 11. 
    Poor man's vegetable is?
    • A. 

      Amaranthus 

    • B. 

      Lettuce 

    • C. 

      Chakwal 

    • D. 

      New Zealand Spinach 

  • 12. 
    The seed rate of Amaranthus for direct sowing per hectare is?
    • A. 

      1 kg 

    • B. 

      1.5 kg

    • C. 

      2 kg 

    • D. 

      2.5 kg

  • 13. 
    Which Amaranthus variety is used for dye extraction? 
    • A. 

      Pusa lal chaulai

    • B. 

      Pusa kiran

    • C. 

      Pusa kirti

    • D. 

      Sirukeerai

  • 14. 
    Basella commonly known as?
    • A. 

      Poi

    • B. 

      Malabar night shade

    • C. 

      Malabar spinach 

    • D. 

      All of these

  • 15. 
    The botanical name of Heart shape Basella?
    • A. 

      B. alba 

    • B. 

      B.cordifolia

    • C. 

      B.rubra

    • D. 

      B.tricolor

  • 16. 
    The Palak seed germinate after sowing_____________
    • A. 

      8-10 days 

    • B. 

      4-5 days

    • C. 

      2-3 days

    • D. 

      12-15days

  • 17. 
    Tetraploid species of amaranthus is?
    • A. 

      A. Caudatus

    • B. 

      A.cruentus

    • C. 

      A.dubius

    • D. 

      A.tricolor

  • 18. 
    The ancestor of palak is?
    • A. 

      B.vulgaris var.maritima

    • B. 

      B.vulgaris car. Cicla

    • C. 

      B. Vulgaris var.sylvestris 

    • D. 

      None of these 

  • 19. 
    The ancestor of Spinach is?
    • A. 

      Spinacia oleracea 

    • B. 

      Spinacia tetrandra 

    • C. 

      Spinacia oleracea var. sylvestris 

    • D. 

      None of these 

  • 20. 
    Which of the following crop belong to the 'goosefoot' family?
    • A. 

      Lettuce 

    • B. 

      Asparagus 

    • C. 

      Spinach 

    • D. 

      Sorrel 

  • 21. 
    Which of the following vegetable crops known as "sparrow grass"?
    • A. 

      Globe artichoke 

    • B. 

      EFY

    • C. 

      Asparagus 

    • D. 

      Rhuharb 

  • 22. 
    Pusa early bunching is a variety of?
    • A. 

      Fennel

    • B. 

      Tomato 

    • C. 

      Brinjal 

    • D. 

      Fenugreek 

  • 23. 
    Khera Lucknow is a variety of?
    • A. 

      Broccoli 

    • B. 

      Kale

    • C. 

      Palak

    • D. 

      Spinach 

  • 24. 
    Watercress is botanically known as?
    • A. 

      Lipidium sativum 

    • B. 

      Anthriscum cerefolium

    • C. 

      Nasturtium officinale

    • D. 

      Artiplex hortensis 

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