Engineering Questions with Answers - Multiple Choice Questions
Chemical Process Technology MCQ’s – Natural Products – Food Industry
1 - Question
Which of the following statements are wrong?
a) Food preservation includes inert gas blanketing of goods
b) Mexico’s climate is suitable for aquaculture
c) Ham, bacon is pork products
d) In cyclic yield of milk, there are 6lean and 6 flush months
Explanation: Mexico’s climate is not suitable for aquaculture as it doesn’t provide right industrial climate. Ecuador in South America has the potential and reached its peak.
2 - Question
Which country is the largest milk producer in the world?
Explanation: India is the largest producer of milk in the world followed by America, Brazil, Pakistan, china and soon. Three major constituents of milk are fat, protein, and sugar.
3 - Question
All soft drinks are carbonated.
Explanation: All soft drinks are not carbonated; they can be carbonated drinks and non carbonated drinks. The constituents of soft drinks are water, flavorings, preservatives etc.
4 - Question
Which of the following is a de-licensed industry in India?
b) Portable alcohol
Explanation: Cement industry is de-licensed in India. After that there is a rapid growth in development of cement industries. Expect beer, potable alcohol, wines all food processing industries are de-licensed by Government of India.
5 - Question
Consumer food industry doesn’t include ______________
a) Cocoa products
b) Alcohol beverages
c) Bakery products
d) Dairy products
Explanation: Major segments of industry are consumer food industry, grain processing, dairy products, fruit and vegetable processing, poultry and meat products, marine products. Hence consumer food industry doesn’t include dairy products.
6 - Question
Cottage scale group of grain processing includes _________________
b) Oil mills
c) Rice hullers
d) Flour grinders
Explanation: Grain processing consists of three groups: primary unorganized sector, organized sector, cottage scale. Cottage scale includes bakeries, rice flake making units etc.
7 - Question
India is largest livestock holding country in the World.
Explanation: Live stock mean cattle, bullock, sheep, goats, pigs, and poultry. Sheep and goats meat is the most important domestic market even though pork products are becoming popular.
8 - Question
Horticulture is the study of ___________
c) Plant cells
d) Animal cells
Explanation: Study of gardening is called horticulture. Study of any type of cell is known as cytology. Aquaculture is study of growth of fish similar to ichthyology.