Which of these statements is true about Palampur?

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Palampur has a primary school and healthcare facilities.

Which area in India has a low level of irrigation?

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Deccan plateau in India has a low level of irrigation.

What is the percentage of the people of Palampur who are engaged in non-farming activities?

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Around 25 per cent of the population of Palampur is engaged in non-farming activities like shop-keeping and transport.

Where do most of the small farmers borrow money to arrange for the capital in

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Most of the small farmers borrow money to arrange for the capital in less than 40%.

Nearly ____ per cent of the population in Palampur is engaged in farming activities.

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Nearly 75 per cent of the population in Palampur is engaged in farming activities.

The most convenient way of growing more crops on a piece of land is ____.

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Multiple cropping or growing two or more crops in a year is the most convenient way of growing more crops on the same piece of land.

Which of these is true about farm labourers?

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Farm laborers are mostly landless or small farmers who work for poor wages with no job security.

The most favourable factor with regard to the high agricultural yield of Palampur is ____.

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The most favourable factor with regard to the high agricultural yield of Palampur is its access to electric-powered tube wells for irrigation.

People of Palampur sell milk in the near by large village named

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People of Palampur sell milk in the near by large village named Raiganj.

____ support/s the non-farming activities in Palampur.

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Government loans support the non-farming activities in Palampur.

Production of pulses (in million tonnes) in India during 2000-01 was

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Production of pulses (in million tonnes) in India during 2000-01 was 11.

The total quantity of produce on a piece of land is known as ____.

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The total quantity of produce on a piece of land is known as yield.

Which one among the following is a non-farm activity?

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Dairy farming is a non-farm activity.

The minimum wages for a farm labourer set by the government is

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The minimum wages for a farm labourer set by the government is Rs. 60 .

The main effect of using chemicals and pesticides on land is ____.

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Using chemicals and pesticides on land affects ground water and pollutes it.

Which of these states adopted modern methods of farming at the earliest?

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Punjab, Haryana and Uttar Pradesh were the first to adopt modern methods of farming.

____ is a common activity for many families of Palampur.

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Dairy is a common activity for many families of Palampur.

The main feature of the Green Revolution in India was ____.

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The introduction of high-yield varieties of seeds was the main feature of the Green Revolution in India.

How many families live in Village Palampur?

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350 families live in Village Palampur.

Land under cultivation (in million hectares) in India in the year 2000 was

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Land under cultivation (in million hectares) in India in the year 2000 was 140.

The concept of White Revolution is associated with

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The concept of White Revolution is associated with milk.

The crop that showed a positive yield, thereby triggering the Green Revolution was ____.

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Wheat was the crop that showed a positive yield, triggering the Green Revolution.

Along with capital, what is essential for the expansion of non-farming activities?

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For the expansion of non-farming activities, it is essential to have markets along with capital where goods and services produced can be sold.

Which one among the following is not fixed capital?

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Raw materials is not fixed capital.

____ is the main production activity in Palampur.

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Farming is the main production activity in Palampur.

Shopkeepers in Palampur buy things for their shops from ____.

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Shopkeepers in Palampur buy things for their shops from Shahpur

Milk from Palampur is transported to ____.

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Milk from Palampur is transported to Raiganj, from where it is supplied to other places.

The consumption of chemical fertilisers is high in ____.

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The consumption of chemical fertilisers is high in Punjab.

The standard unit for measuring agricultural land is the ____.

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The standard unit for measuring agricultural land is the hectare, which is equal to 2.471 acres or 100 square metres.

High Yielding Variety (HYV) seeds are developed in

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High Yielding Variety (HYV) seeds are developed in Research institutes.

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