The table below gives the achievements of Agricultural Development Programmes from 1983 - 84 to 1988 - 89. Study the following table and for each of the following questions, choose the best alternative.

Irrigation (Cumulative in Million Hectares)

High yielding varieties (Million Hectares)

Consumption of chemical fertilizers

Gross Cropped area (Million hectares)


Question 73

In which year does the area cropped under high yielding varieties show a decline for the maximum number of crops?


The answer is 1988-89 as there were three crops which declined during this period: Wheat, Jowar, Bajra.

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