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Basics of Agriculture

WORLD TRADE ORGANIZATION (WTO)

WORLD TRADE ORGANIZATION (WTO) Q.No. 1: What is World Trade Organization (WTO)? Ans . World Trade Organization is an international body that promotes and enforces trade laws and polices free trade agreements, oversee world trade practices and settle disputes among member states. It was established in 1994. When the members …

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AGRICULTURAL EXTENSION SHORT QUESTIONS

AGRICULTURAL EXTENSION SHORT QUESTIONS (1)     What is Agricultural Extension? Ans:- The most logical, scientific and systematic method of disseminating new knowledge and skills to farmers to aid them in successfully adopting and making a more efficient use of their land and allied resources.   (2)     What is adult education?

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AGRI ECONOMICS SHORT QUESTIONS

AGRI ECONOMICS SHORT QUESTIONS 1. Econometrics. Social science in which the tools of economic theory, mathematics and statistical inference are applied to the analysis of economic phenomena. 2. Regression analysis. It is concerned with the study of dependence of one variable, the dependent variable, on one or more other variables, …

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VETERINARY SCIENCES SHORT QUESTIONS

VETERINARY SCIENCES SHORT QUESTIONS 1.             What is Vaccine? Ans:        It is a pathogenic organism that is killed or inactivated and injected to cause antibody production. 2.             What is the importance of Parasitology?   Ans:        Parasites compete with the animal for food and thus animal comes under a stress that directly …

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PLANT BREEDING AND GENETICS

PLANT BREEDING AND GENETICS DEFINITIONS Acrocentric chromosome: A chromosome whose Centromere lies very near one end. Active site: The part of an enzyme where actual enzymatic function is performed. Allele: Alternative form of a gene. Allelic exclusion: A process whereby only one immunoglobulin light chain and one heavy chain gene …

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Introduction to Horticulture

Horticulture 3.2 Divisions of horticulture 3.2.1 Floriculture 3.2.2 Landscape architeccture 3.2.3 Olericulture 3.2.4 Pomology 3.2.5 Post harvest handling 3.2.6 Arboriculture 3.2.7 Viticulture 3.3 Classifications and nomenclature 3.3.1 Plants and names 3.3.1 Systems for plant classification 3.3.1.1 Botanical classification

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Agri – Engineering

Definitions & Short Questions Q No. 1: What is the Turbine Pair? Answer: A pair of blade rings consisting of fixed ring and moving ring is known as    turbine pair. Q No. 2: Write the name of steam turbine.Answer: 1)    Impulse Turbine 2)    Reaction Turbine

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Entomology

Taxonomy The theory and practice of classifying organisms. Phenon Terms used for different forms of phenotype that may occur within a single population. Taxon A group  of real organisms recognized  a formal unit any level of higher archy classification.

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