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CBSE Notes 2011-2012 » Food Security in India - Class 9 Social Science MCQs (Free Practice Test)

Food Security in India - Class 9 Social Science MCQs (Free Practice Test)


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Question :

Farmers are paid a pre-announced price for their crops by FCI which is known as


Answer :

Issue price
Cost Price
Market price
Minimum Support Price (MSP)


Question :

In which year, the food grain stocks with FCI was themaximum ?


Answer :

2001
2009
2002
2000


Question :

Tamil Nadu and Andhra Pradesh recorded significant increase in ______________due to Green Revolution.


Answer :

crop rotation
rice yield
multiple cropping
cotton production


Question :

Which of the following are suitable examples of cooperatives playing an important role in food security in India ?


Answer :

Mother Dairy, Delhi
Reliance Fresh
Big Apple
AAY


Question :

Identify the year in which the most devastating famine occurred in Bengal.


Answer :

1942
1943
1947
2009


Question :

Annapurna Scheme (APS) has been launched in April


Answer :

2000
2005
1999
2003


Question :

Which of the following are kinds of ration cards issued in India ?


Answer :

Antyodaya cards
APL cards
BPL cards
AH of the above


Question :

Since Independence, India has been aiming at : [CBSE CCE 2010]


Answer :

Increase in population
Self sufficiency in food grains
Setting up ration shops
Distributing food among poor


Question :

Verify what is common among the following places in India - Kalahandi and Kashipur in Orissa, Baran district of Rajasthan and Palamau district of Jharkhand.


Answer :

Famine like condition
Earthquake
Drought
Poverty


Question :

In which state are 94 % of all fair price shops run by Cooperatives ?


Answer :

Maharashtra
Punjab
Tamil Nadu
Gujarat