Q Which one of the following is a rabi crop?

  • (a) Rice
  • (b) Gram
  • (c) Millets
  • (d) Cotton
  • Ans. (b) Gram

Q Find out why an Indian farmer does not want his son to become a farmer.

  • Ans Reasons why an Indian farmer does not want his son to become a farmer are:
  • 1. Farming is considered to be a low grade job.
  • 2. Most of the farmers are poor, uneducated and face difficulties in farming, which they do not want their children to face.
  • 3. The risk of loss is very high in farming.
  • 4. The farmers work tirelessly for raising crops in the field. However, they do not get paid accordingly.

Q On an outline map of India show wheat producing areas.

Ans. The major wheat producing areas are spotted in the following map:

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