Environmental Awareness Trivia Quiz!

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Environmental Awareness Trivia Quiz!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    "World Environmental Day" and "World Water Day" are observed on?
    • A. 

      ​​​​​​World Environment Day on 3rd June and World Water Day on 21st March

    • B. 

      World Environment Day on 22nd March and World Water Day on 5thJune

    • C. 

      ​​​​​World Environment Day on  5th June and World Water Day on 23rd March

    • D. 

      World Environment Day on 5th June and World Water Day on 22nd March

  • 2. 
    Grassland is an example of which type of ecosystem?
    • A. 

      ​​​​​​Aquatic

    • B. 

      Terrestrial

    • C. 

      ​​​​​Wetland

    • D. 

      ​​​​​Desert

  • 3. 
    Almost 99% of clean air consists of two gases which are-
    • A. 

      Carbon dioxide and Nitrogen

    • B. 

      Oxygen and Carbon dioxide

    • C. 

      Carbon dioxide and Argon

    • D. 

      Nitrogen and Oxygen

  • 4. 
     Which of the country is  known for global megabiodiveristy hotspot comprises more than 55000 flowering plant?
    • A. 

      India

    • B. 

      Chaina

    • C. 

      Brazil

    • D. 

      Bangladesh

  • 5. 
    Which area of Western Ghats known for floral biodiversity and became a part of a UNESCO World Natural Heritage Site in the year2012?
    • A. 

      Bhimashankar

    • B. 

      Kas Plateau

    • C. 

      Matheran Hill

    • D. 

      Amboli Ghat

  • 6. 
    Which of the following is a non-conventional source of energy does not responsible for any kind of pollution-
    • A. 

      Coal

    • B. 

      ​​​​​Naturalgas

    • C. 

      Solar

    • D. 

      Petroleum

  • 7. 
    Which is the biggest thermal power plant in India?
    • A. 

      Anpara Thermal Power Plant

    • B. 

      Vindhyachal Thermal Power Plant

    • C. 

      Renusagar Thermal Power Plant

    • D. 

      ​​​​​Trombay Thermal Power Plant

  • 8. 
    The cyclone hit to West Bengal and Orissa coast in May 2020 caused the fatalities around 128-
    • A. 

      ​​​​​​Phyan

    • B. 

      ​​​​​Amphan

    • C. 

      ​​​​​Nisarg

    • D. 

      ​​​​​Phailin

  • 9. 
    Who is known as father of green revolution in India?
    • A. 

      MS Swaminathan

    • B. 

      Vinobha Bhave

    • C. 

      ​​​​​V Kurien

    • D. 

      C Subhramanian

  • 10. 
    The city known as a “The Garden City” as well as “Silicon City” of India.
    • A. 

      Mumbai

    • B. 

      Chennai

    • C. 

      Bangalore

    • D. 

      Hyderabad

  • 11. 
    Changes in the environment observed due to lockdown are-
    • A. 

      A) ​​​​​​Improvement in air quality

    • B. 

      B) ​​​​​​Cleaning of the river water

    • C. 

      ​​​​C) Both A & B

    • D. 

      D) None of these

  • 12. 
    It is not a major consequence of Global Warming-
    • A. 

      ​​​​​Climatic changes

    • B. 

      ​​​​​Rise of mean sea level of water

    • C. 

      ​​​​​​Submergence of coastal lowland areas

    • D. 

      ​​​​​​Formation of mountain ranges

  • 13. 
    If the areas in and around cities generally warmer than comparable rural areas is known as 
    • A. 

      Smart CityIsland

    • B. 

      ​​​​Urban HeatIsland

    • C. 

      ​​​​​Green CityIsland

    • D. 

      ​​​​​Sustainable City Island

  • 14. 
    The fundamental objectives of Environmental Education are-
    • A. 

      ​​​​​To create awareness about the optimized rational use of natural resources

    • B. 

      ​​​​​​To decide and enact the socio-cultural and economic actions to maintain ecological balance

    • C. 

      ​​​​​​To act aggressively for environment conservation

    • D. 

      ​​​​​All of theabove

  • 15. 
    The primary objective of Ecotourism is
    • A. 

      Conservation of Environment

    • B. 

      ​​​​​Promotion of Literature

    • C. 

      Protection of constitutional rights

    • D. 

      Revolution in Technology

  • 16. 
    It is comparatively perfect plastic and e-waste disposal method-
    • A. 

      Landfill

    • B. 

      Burning

    • C. 

      ​​​​​Recycling

    • D. 

      Dumping

  • 17. 
    The main source of Ganga river water pollution is-
    • A. 

      ​​​​​Sewage water

    • B. 

      Volcanic eruption

    • C. 

      ​​​​​Rainwater

    • D. 

      None of above

  • 18. 
    A famous environmentalist who is associated with Chipko Movement related to conservation of forest.
    • A. 

      Sunderlal Bahuguna

    • B. 

      Medha Patkar

    • C. 

      Sunita Narain

    • D. 

      Vandana Shiva

  • 19. 
    The United Nations Conference on Environment and Development was convened in Rio de Janeiro from June 3rd to 14th June 1992 which is also known as-
    • A. 

      Global Summit

    • B. 

      World Summit

    • C. 

      Earth Summit

    • D. 

      Nature Summit

  • 20. 
    The Environment Protection Act enacted in India in the year-
    • A. 

      1980

    • B. 

      1987

    • C. 

      1986

    • D. 

      1990