Thursday, March 21, 2013

CBSE Class 8 - Science - CH1 - Crop Production and Management (MCQs)

Crop Production and Management
CBSE Class 8 - Science - CH1 - Crop Production and Management (MCQs)


Q1: The process of loosening and turning the soil is called ______

(a) broadcasting
(b) irrigation
(c) tilling
(d) leveling

Q2: The organic substance obtained from dead plants an animal wastes is _________

(a) Manure
(b) Fertilizer
(c) Irrigation
(d) Agriculture

Q3: Which of the following is not a rabi crop?

(a) Rice
(b) Mustard
(c) Wheat
(d) Barley

Q4: Which of the following is not a kharif crop?

(a) Paddy
(b) Soyabean
(c) Groundnut
(d) Pea

Q5: In which of the following method of irrigation rotating nozzles are used?

(a) Moat
(b) Drip System
(c) Chain pump
(d) Sprinkler System

Q6: Which of the following nutrient replenish the soil after growing leguminous plants?

(a) Nitrogen
(b) Oxygen
(c) Phosphorus
(d) Potassium

Q7: The management of  rearing animals for food and other products is known as _______

(a) Granaries
(b) Animal husbandry
(c) Poultry
(d) Warehouse

Q8: The process of separating the grain from the chaff is?

(a) Threshing
(b) Weeding
(c) sowing
(d) Tilling

Q9: Weeds can be removed by using?

(a) Pesticides
(b) Fungicides
(c) Weedicides
(d) Bactericides

Q10: Which leaves are used by farmers to protect their crops from weeds and insects?

(a) Peepal leaves
(b) Basil leaves
(c) Neem leaves
(d) Mango leaves

See NCERT Solution and Q & A on Crop Production and Management


1: (c) tilling
2: (b) Manure
3: (a) Rice
4: (d) Pea
5: (d) Sprinkler System
6: (a) Nitrogen
7: (b) Animal husbandry
8: (a) Threshing
9: (c) Weedicides
10: (c) Neem leaves


  1. it is very good and important for students

  2. is animal husbandry a place?huh?(ques-7)
    It should be "process in which'' instead of 'place where'

  3. 2nd Answer is Manure Not Fertilizer. Please check it.

    1. yeaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaa

  4. The 2nd answer is wrong. So please try to change it .
    It is manure not fertilizer