Importance of Agriculture To Nigeria Economy - SS1 Economics Past Questions & Answers - page 1

1

What is one of the main reasons why agriculture is important?

A

It provides clothing

B

It provides food

C

It provides shelter

D

It provides transportation

CORRECT OPTION: b
2

Which of the following is a way that agriculture contributes to economic development?

A

By providing jobs and income

B

By reducing access to food

C

By contributing to air pollution

 

 

D

By increasing poverty

CORRECT OPTION: a
3

Why is sustainable agriculture important? 

A

It promotes biodiversity and soil health

B

It increases greenhouse gas emissions

 

C

It reduces water conservation

 

D

It promotes soil degradation

CORRECT OPTION: a
4

What is one area where agriculture drives innovation?

A

 Manufacturing

 

B

Construction

C

Biotechnology

 

D

Transportation

 

CORRECT OPTION: c
5

Why is agriculture culturally significant?

A

 It has shaped our diets and traditions 

B

It has led to increased air pollution

 

C

It has reduced access to food

 

 

D

It has increased poverty

CORRECT OPTION: a
6

How does agriculture contribute to environmental sustainability?

Agriculture can be done in a sustainable way that promotes biodiversity, soil health, and water conservation. Sustainable agriculture practices are essential for maintaining healthy ecosystems and preserving natural resources.

 

7

How does agriculture contribute to global innovation?

Agriculture has been a source of innovation throughout human history, from the development of irrigation systems to the creation of new crop varieties. 

 

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