Buffer stock – A supply of inputs held as a reserve to safeguard against unforeseen shortages or demands.
Minimum support price – Minimum Support Price is the price at which government purchases crops from the farmers, whatever may be the price for the crops.
Fair Price Shop – Fair Price Shop (FPS) Fair Price Shop means a shop which has been licensed to distribute essential commodities by an order issued under section 3 of the Essential Commodities Act, 1955, to the ration card holders under the Targeted Public Distribution System.
Midday Meal – The Midday Meal Scheme is a school meal programme of the Government of India designed to improve the nutritional status of school-age children nationwide. The programme supplies free lunches on working days for children in primary and upper primary classes in government, government aided, local body, Education Guarantee Scheme, and alternate innovative education centres, Madarsa and Maqtabs supported under Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan, and National Child Labour Project schools run by the ministry of labour.
Q2. What is the accepted average Calorie requirement for rural area in India?
भारत में ग्रामीण क्षेत्र के लिए आवश्यक औसत कैलोरी कितनी है?
The Vijaya Stambha is an imposing victory monument located within Chittorgarh fort in Chittorgarh, Rajasthan, India. The tower was constructed by the Mewar king, Rana Kumbha, in 1448 to commemorate his victory over the combined armies of Malwa and Gujarat led by Mahmud Khilji.
Tilak was one of the first and strongest proponent for Swaraj (complete independence) in the Indian consciousness, and is considered the father of Hindu nationalism. He gave the famous quote – “Swaraj is my birthright and i shall have it”
Q7. Which Indian state is the largest in terms of the total area covered ?
क्षेत्रफल की दृष्टि से भारत का सबसे बड़ा राज्य कौन सा है?
The axillary bud is an embryonic shoot located in the axil of a leaf. Each bud has the potential to form shoots, and may be specialized in producing either vegetative shoots (stems and branches) or reproductive shoots (flowers).
Xylem is one of the two types of transport tissue in vascular plants, phloem being the other. The basic function of xylem is to transport water from roots to shoots and leaves, but it also transports some nutrients.