Assertion Reason for Class 9 Economics Chapter 1 The Story of Village Palampur

Question.1. Read the statements and choose the appropriate option.
Assertion (A): The people of Palampur practice multicropping to increase the crop production in the same piece of land.
Reason (R): Land area under cultivation is fixed and there has been no expansion in land area under cultivation since 1960.
Codes:

(a) Both A and R are true and R is the correct explanation of A
(b) Both A and R are true and R is not the correct explanation of A
(c) A is true, but R is false
(d) A is false, but A is true

(a) Both A and R are true and R is the correct explanation of A

Question.2. Read the statements and choose the appropriate option.
Statement (A): In Palampur, the yield of wheat grown from the traditional varieties was 1300 kg per hectare.
Statement (B): With HYV seeds, the yield went up to 3100 kg per hectare. There was a large increase in the production of wheat.
Codes:

(a) Both statement A and B are True
(b) Both Statement A and B are false
(c) Statement A is true and B is false
(d) Statement A is false and B is true

(c) Statement A is true and B is false

Question.3. Read the statements and choose the appropriate option.
Assertion (A): India adopted HYV seeds to increase the agricultural production
Reason (R): The government of India wanted to increase agricultural production for which HYV seeds were only required.
Options:

(a) Both A and R are true, and R is the correct explanation of A.
(b) Both A and R are true, but R is not the correct explanation of A.
(c) A is true but R is false.
(d) A is false but R is true

(c) A is true but R is false.

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