Test: The Story of Palampur- 2


20 Questions MCQ Test Social Studies (SST) Class 9 | Test: The Story of Palampur- 2


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Attempt Test: The Story of Palampur- 2 | 20 questions in 40 minutes | Mock test for Class 9 preparation | Free important questions MCQ to study Social Studies (SST) Class 9 for Class 9 Exam | Download free PDF with solutions
QUESTION: 1

Which of the following is a Rabi crop?

Solution:

The correct answer is a.

The major rabi crop in India is wheat, followed by barley, mustard, sesame and peas.

QUESTION: 2

Which of the following statements is not true about small-scale manufacturing in villages?

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Small scale industries refers to those industries which requires less capital, less labour as well as less equipments for production. Nowadays, people get attracted more to large scale industry as they produce in large number, have skilled labour for working. Hence, opportunities are less in small scale industries.

QUESTION: 3

Which of the following crops is grown in Palampur during Kharif

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QUESTION: 4

Which of the following is fixed capital?

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QUESTION: 5

What is the basic constraint in raising farm production?

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QUESTION: 6

In which months does cultivation of potato take place in Palampur?

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option ( a) Between October and December is the correct answer. 

 

Explanation:- For example Jowar & Bajra grow during the rainy season, followed by potatoes between October & December and during the winter season, wheat is sown in the fields. During the rainy season (Kharif) farmers grow Jowar & Bajra. It is followed by the cultivation of Potatoes between October & December.

QUESTION: 7

The less than minimum wages for a farm labourer set by the government are:

Solution:

The Government had set minimum wages at Rs 115/- (April, 2011), but the daily wage worker in Palampur gets just Rs 80/-

According to a labour ministry notification, an unskilled agriculture laborer would be entitled to get a minimum wage of Rs 300 per day in C-category towns as against Rs 160 now while those in B and A category towns will get Rs 303 and Rs 333 respectively.

QUESTION: 8

The standard unit of measuring agricultural land is:

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In the metric system the standard unit of land area is the hectare. A hectare is 10,000 square meters.

QUESTION: 9

To grow more than one crop on a piece of land during the year is known as multiple cropping.

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QUESTION: 10

Money in hand is an example of:

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QUESTION: 11

The main reason why farmers are able to grow two or three crops in a year is due to:

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QUESTION: 12

In Palampur, a few of the large farmers have land extending over 10 hectares or more.

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QUESTION: 13

HYV seeds stand for:

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QUESTION: 14

The cost of cultivation is rising fast due to:

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QUESTION: 15

Which of the following crops are fed to the buffalos in Palampur?

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QUESTION: 16

What is the main production activity in Palampur Village?

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QUESTION: 17

The main activity in village Palampur is farming.

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QUESTION: 18

In Palampur land area under cultivation is practically fixed.

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QUESTION: 19

Multiple cropping means growing:

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QUESTION: 20

Farmer’s plough is an example of fixed capital factor of production.

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