India Environment: Trivia Quiz!

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India Environment: Trivia Quiz!

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The largest numbers of tiger reserves are located in:
    • A. 

      Karnataka

    • B. 

      Andhra Pradesh

    • C. 

      Madhya Pradesh

    • D. 

      West Bengal

  • 2. 
    What structural modification of oxygen is an air pollutant in the lower atmosphere but beneficial in the upper atmosphere? 
  • 3. 
    Identify the non-Green-House Gas (GHG) from the following:
    • A. 

      Methane

    • B. 

      Nitrous Oxide

    • C. 

      Sulphur Hexafluoride

    • D. 

      Carbon Monoxide

  • 4. 
    Where and when was the Environment day anthem was launched?
    • A. 

      Nepal, 1995

    • B. 

      US, 2000

    • C. 

      India, 2013

    • D. 

      UK, 2006

  • 5. 
    What was the theme of the world environment day 2017?
    • A. 

      "Connecting people to nature"

    • B. 

      "Zero tolerance for the illegal trade in wildlife"

    • C. 

      "One World, One Environment"

    • D. 

      "Think.Eat.Save"

  • 6. 
    Red Data Book provides a list of:
    • A. 

      Advanced plants

    • B. 

      Rare, endangered or endemic species

    • C. 

      Diseases resistant animals

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 7. 
    The Bronx zoo once had a picture frame covered by cloth. It was labelled as "The most dangerous species in the world."  If you removed  the cover you saw:
    • A. 

      A great White Shark

    • B. 

      A mirror

    • C. 

      A virus

    • D. 

      A mountain lion

  • 8. 
    What environmental problem is the result of chemical reactions in the atmosphere that involve sulfur? 
    • A. 

      Deforestation

    • B. 

      Acid rain

    • C. 

      Holes in the Ozone layer

    • D. 

      Smog

  • 9. 
    The most biologically diverse ecosystem on the land is:
    • A. 

      Forests

    • B. 

      Wet lands

    • C. 

      Great plains

    • D. 

      Deserts

  • 10. 
    Two-thirds of the earth's surface is covered by water. What percentage of this Earth's water-supply is fresh water?
    • A. 

      8%

    • B. 

      0.1%

    • C. 

      3%

    • D. 

      15%

  • 11. 
    What are the three R's to remember about the waste management?
    • A. 

      Refuse, Refrain, and Redeem

    • B. 

      Reduce, Reuse, and Recycle

    • C. 

      Remove, Return, and Relocate

    • D. 

      Remix, Reinvent, and Redistribute

  • 12. 
    Which of these is not an impact of global warming?
    • A. 

      A rise in sea level

    • B. 

      Desert area will increase

    • C. 

      The Earth will become colder

    • D. 

      Melting of ice caps

  • 13. 
    What percentage of the land area should remain covered by forests to maintain ecological balance?
    • A. 

      10%

    • B. 

      5%

    • C. 

      33%

    • D. 

      None

  • 14. 
    Taj Mahal is threatened due to?
    • A. 

      Sulphur dioxide

    • B. 

      Carbondioxide

    • C. 

      Carbon monoxide

    • D. 

      Water vapour

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