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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 ProductionMultiple 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

Short Answer Questions [Pages 93 - 94]

Selina solutions for Concise Biology Class 8 ICSE Chapter 9 Food ProductionShort 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?

Long Answer Questions [Page 95]

Selina solutions for Concise Biology Class 8 ICSE Chapter 9 Food ProductionLong 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.

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 Pisciculture (Fish Farming), Sericulture, Crop and Its Types, Apiculture (Bee Farming), Green Revolution, Horticulture, Microorganisms (Microbes) and Microbiology, Bacteria, Organic Farming, Useful Role of Bacteria in Industry, Animal Husbandry (Livestock), Dairy Farming (Cattle Farming), Useful Role of Bacteria in Food Industry, Useful Role of Bacteria in Medicine, Useful Role of Bacteria in Agriculture, Fungi, White Revolution, Useful and Harmful Role of Fungi, Meat Providing Livestock, Poultry Farming, Aquaculture.

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