Agriculture in Nigeria - SS3 Geography Past Questions & Answers - page 1

1

What is the primary purpose of cattle rearing in Nigeria?

A

Cultural celebrations

B

Milk production

C

Egg farming

D

Oil extraction

CORRECT OPTION: b
2

Which region of Nigeria is known for its vast grazing lands and a major hub for cattle production?

A

Lagos

B

Kano

C

Port Harcourt

D

Enugu

CORRECT OPTION: b
3

What is a common problem in cattle rearing in Nigeria?

A

Abundant veterinary services

B

Low demand for beef

C

Herdsmen-farmer conflicts

D

Ample infrastructure

CORRECT OPTION: c
4

What is aquaculture in the context of fishing?

A

Traditional fishing with nets

B

Raising fish in ponds or farms

C

Industrial fishing in deep seas

D

Catching fish in lakes and rivers

CORRECT OPTION: b
5

Which of the following is not a common method of fishing in Nigeria?

A

Traditional Canoe Fishing

B

Industrial Fishing

C

Space Fishing

D

Aquaculture

CORRECT OPTION: c
6

What is the primary source of animal protein in the Nigerian diet, particularly in coastal areas?

A

Chicken

B

Beef

C

Fish

D

Pork

CORRECT OPTION: c
7

What is the major problem of overfishing in Nigeria?

A

Increased fish population

B

Enhanced food security

C

Depletion of fish stocks

D

Lower demand for fish

CORRECT OPTION: c
8

What is IUU fishing?

A

An ancient fishing technique

B

Illegal, Unregistered, Uninsured fishing

C

An environmentally friendly fishing practice

D

Industrial underwater fishing

CORRECT OPTION: b
9

How does water pollution affect fishing in Nigeria?

A

Increases fish populations

B

Improves water quality

C

Harms aquatic ecosystems and fish populations

D

Reduces the cost of fishing equipment

CORRECT OPTION: c
10

What does climate change impact in the context of fishing?

A

Increases fish population

B

Warms the oceans

C

Disrupts fish habitats and migration patterns

D

Encourages more fishing

CORRECT OPTION: c
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