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Selina solutions for Concise Biology Class 8 ICSE chapter 9 - Food Production [Latest edition]

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Chapter 9: Food Production

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Multiple Choice Questions [Page 93]

Selina solutions for Concise Biology Class 8 ICSE Chapter 9 Food Production Multiple Choice Questions [Page 93]

Multiple Choice Questions | Q 1.1 | Page 93

Put a tick mark (✓) against the correct alternative in the following statement:

 Which one of the following is an indigenous breed of dairy cows ?

  • Jersey

  • Frieswal

  • Sahiwal

  • Dangi

Multiple Choice Questions | Q 1.2 | Page 93

Put a tick mark (✓) against the correct alternative in the following statement:

Which one of the following is the common breed of buffalo found in Gujarat ?

  • Surti

  • Murrah

  • Gir

  • Mehsana

Multiple Choice Questions | Q 1.3 | Page 93

Put a tick mark (✓) against the correct alternative in the following statement:

Identify the indigenous breed of poultry of India:

  • White leghorn

  • HH-260

  • Aseel

  • B-77

Multiple Choice Questions | Q 1.4 | Page 93

Put a tick mark (✓) against the correct alternative in the following statement:

Which one of the following is a rabi crop

  • Mustard

  • Pea

  • Rice

  • Wheat

Multiple Choice Questions | Q 1.5 | Page 93

Put a tick mark (✓) against the correct alternative in the following statement:

Identify the Kharif crop:

  • Barley

  • Mustard

  • Rice

  • Wheat

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Short Answer Questions [Pages 93 - 94]

Selina solutions for Concise Biology Class 8 ICSE Chapter 9 Food Production Short Answer Questions [Pages 93 - 94]

Short Answer Questions | Q 1.1 | Page 93

Fill in the blank:

Cattle feed made from cereals and wheat is called __________.

Short Answer Questions | Q 1.2 | Page 93

Fill in the blank:

Rearing of birds for egg and meat is called _________.

Short Answer Questions | Q 1.3 | Page 93

Fill in the blank:

Animal food is rich in ____________.

Short Answer Questions | Q 2.1 | Page 93

Name the following:

The popular indigienous breed of poultry of India …..

Short Answer Questions | Q 2.2 | Page 93

Name the following:

Rearing of honey bee …..

Short Answer Questions | Q 2.3 | Page 94

Name the following:

Architect of white revolution in India …..

Short Answer Questions | Q 2.4 | Page 94

Name the following:

A kashmiri goat which gives expensive wool ….

Short Answer Questions | Q 2.5 | Page 94

Name the following:

Scientist responsible for green revolution in India ……

 

Short Answer Questions | Q 3 | Page 94

Match the columns

Column A Column B
(a) Rabi crop (i) Transplantation
(b) Rice crop (ii) winter crop
(c) Orchards (iii) Kharif crop
Short Answer Questions | Q 4.1 | Page 94

Name any four animals which provide us food.

Short Answer Questions | Q 4.2 | Page 94

Name any two dual purpose breeds of cattle.

Short Answer Questions | Q 4.3 | Page 94

Give two examples of milch animals.

Short Answer Questions | Q 4.4 | Page 94

Name any two high-yielding indigenous breeds of cow.

Short Answer Questions | Q 4.5 | Page 94

Name four varieties of edible fishes of India.

Short Answer Questions | Q 4.6 | Page 94

Name two breeds of buffaloes.

Short Answer Questions | Q 5.1 | Page 94

Briefly explain the term Animal husbandry.

Short Answer Questions | Q 5.2 | Page 94

Briefly explain the term Sericulture.

Short Answer Questions | Q 5.3 | Page 94

Briefly explain the term Aquaculture.

Short Answer Questions | Q 5.4 | Page 94

Briefly explain the term Hatcheries.

Short Answer Questions | Q 5.5 | Page 94

Briefly explain the term Pisciculture.

Short Answer Questions | Q 6 | Page 94

What is organic farming?

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Long Answer Questions [Page 95]

Selina solutions for Concise Biology Class 8 ICSE Chapter 9 Food Production Long Answer Questions [Page 95]

Long Answer Questions | Q 1 | Page 95

Differentiate between an egger and a broiler.

Long Answer Questions | Q 2 | Page 95

Name any two exotic breeds of fowl in India, and mention their usefulness.

Long Answer Questions | Q 3 | Page 95

What are “milch animals”? Give three examples of exotic breeds of cows.

Long Answer Questions | Q 4 | Page 95

What is the meaning of the term “aquaculture”? Name any three animals which can be cultured by this method.

Long Answer Questions | Q 5 | Page 95

Differentiate between food crops and cash crops and give two examples of each.

Long Answer Questions | Q 6 | Page 95

What are Kharif crops ? Give the name of the most important cereal plant of such crops. Briefly describe any three methods for cultivation of Kharif crops.

Long Answer Questions | Q 7 | Page 95

Name the two main crop seasons of India. Give three examples of the crops grown during each season.

Long Answer Questions | Q 8 | Page 95

List the uses of bacteria in the food industry.

Long Answer Questions | Q 9 | Page 95

Name any one variety of edible mushrooms.

Long Answer Questions | Q 10 | Page 95

Mention the benefits of “Green revolution” in our country.

Long Answer Questions | Q 11 | Page 95

List out the benefits of “White revolution” in our country.

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Chapter 9: Food Production

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Selina solutions for Concise Biology Class 8 ICSE chapter 9 - Food Production

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Concepts covered in Concise Biology Class 8 ICSE chapter 9 Food Production are Bacteria: Uses of Bacteria in Food Industry., Fungi - Importance of Mushrooms and Yeast in Food Industry, Agriculture: Cultivated Crops (Food-crops and Cash Crops), Crops Grown in India, Horticulture- Vegetables, Fruits, Decorative Plants and Flowers, Organic Farming and Green Revolution in Brief (Awareness Level), Concept of Animal Husbandry, Food Production Questions.

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