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
View Answer Answer: b
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?
a) India
b) America
c) Brazil
d) China
View Answer Answer: a
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.
a) True
b) False
View Answer Answer: b
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?
a) Beer
b) Portable alcohol
c) Cement
d) Wines
View Answer Answer: c
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
View Answer Answer: d
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 _________________
a) Bakeries
b) Oil mills
c) Rice hullers
d) Flour grinders
View Answer Answer: a
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.
a) True
b) False
View Answer Answer: a
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 ___________
a) Gardening
b) Fishes
c) Plant cells
d) Animal cells
View Answer Answer: a
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.

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