Philippine Agenda 21 Quiz: Ekistics

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  • 1. 
    Groups of Ekistics Logarithmic Scale (ELS) except one:
    • A. 

      Minor Shells

    • B. 

      Micro Settlements

    • C. 

      Meso Settlements

    • D. 

      Macro Settlements

    • E. 

      Major Shells

  • 2. 
    Ekistics-under Minor Shells except one:
    • A. 

      Anthropos

    • B. 

      Room

    • C. 

      House

    • D. 

      Hamlet

    • E. 

      None of the Choices

  • 3. 
    Ekistics-Under Micro Settlements except one:
    • A. 

      Hamlet

    • B. 

      Village

    • C. 

      Neighborhood

    • D. 

      Town

    • E. 

      None of the Choices

  • 4. 
    Ekistics- Under Meso Settlements except one:
    • A. 

      City

    • B. 

      Metropolis

    • C. 

      Megalopolis

    • D. 

      Eperopolis

    • E. 

      Ecumenopolis

  • 5. 
    Ekistics- Under Macro Settlements
    • A. 

      City

    • B. 

      Ecumenopolis

    • C. 

      Eperopolis

    • D. 

      Megalopolis

    • E. 

      Metropolis

  • 6. 
    Goal Elements of Philippine Agenda 21 except one:
    • A. 

      Poverty Reduction

    • B. 

      Social Integrity

    • C. 

      Empowerment & Good Governance

    • D. 

      Peace and Solidarity

    • E. 

      Ecological Integrity

  • 7. 
    "The harmonious integration of a sound and viable economy, responsible governance, social cohesion/harmony and ecological integrity, to ensure that development is a life-enhancing process" as defined in PA 21(1996).
    • A. 

      National Development

    • B. 

      Sustainable Development

    • C. 

      Green Development

    • D. 

      Environmental Development

  • 8. 
    PA 21 Goal Elements: enabling economic environment,improve employment, productivity and income and food security...
    • A. 

      Poverty Reduction

    • B. 

      Social Equity

    • C. 

      Empowerment and Governance

    • D. 

      Peace and Solidarity

    • E. 

      Ecological Integrity

  • 9. 
    PA 21 Goal Elements: allocation of resources on the bases of efficiency and equity to achieve balanced development...
    • A. 

      Poverty Reduction

    • B. 

      Social Equity

    • C. 

      Empowerment and Governance

    • D. 

      Peace and Solidarity

    • E. 

      Ecological Integrity

  • 10. 
    Achieving sustainable development is a formidable task. Hence, the journey towards sustainable development must be grounded on a clear understanding of the challenges, trends and opportunities that lie ahead.(Demographic,Cultural,Science & Tech, Economic, Urbanization, Human Devt,, Environmental, Institutional, Political)
    • A. 

      Where are we now?

    • B. 

      Where do we want to go?

    • C. 

      How do we get there?

    • D. 

      None of the choices

  • 11. 
    Philippine Agenda 21 envisions a better quality of life for all through the development of a just, moral, creative, spiritual, economically vibrant, caring, diverse yet cohesive society characterized by appropriate productivity, participatory and democratic processes and living in harmony within the limits of the carrying capacity of nature and the integrity of creation.
    • A. 

      Where are we now?

    • B. 

      Where do we want to go?

    • C. 

      How do we get there?

    • D. 

      None of the choices

  • 12. 
    Operational Framework, Action Agenda, and Implementation of PA21
    • A. 

      Where are we now?

    • B. 

      Where do we want to go?

    • C. 

      How do we get there?

    • D. 

      None of the choices

  • 13. 
    The journey towards sustainable development involves both a transition and a paradigm shift. Philippine Agenda 21, therefore, adopts a two pronged strategy in defining and mapping out the Action Agenda:(i) creating the enabling conditions which would assist various .stakeholders to manage the transition and at the same time build their capacities towards sustainable development;(ii) direct and proactive efforts at conserving, managing, protecting and rehabilitating ecosystems through an approach that harmonizes economic, ecological and social goals.(iii) addressing critical and strategic concerns, to include: population management, human health, food security, human settlements and land use.
    • A. 

      I & ii

    • B. 

      Ii & iii

    • C. 

      I & iii

    • D. 

      None of the choices

  • 14. 
    PA 21 is guided by these Key Concepts of Action Agenda:(i) Integration(ii) Multistakeholdership and consensus-building(iii) Operationalization(iv) Investigation of Human Development
    • A. 

      I,ii & iii

    • B. 

      I,iii & iv

    • C. 

      Ii, iii & iv

    • D. 

      All of the choices

  • 15. 
    PA21-Action Agenda: To facilitate Operationalization, action measures are categorized into short-term,medium term and long term.How many years will it take for each term respectively?
    • A. 

      2 yrs., 7 yrs., 20 yrs.

    • B. 

      3 yrs., 9 yrs., 18 yrs.

    • C. 

      4 yrs., 8 yrs., 18 yrs.

    • D. 

      5 yrs., 10 yrs., 20 yrs.

  • 16. 
    Managing the transition to SD call for interventions in the following areas:These interventions define the Philippine Agenda 21’s agenda across ecosystems.
    • A. 

      Integrating SD(Sustainable Development) in governance;

    • B. 

      Providing enabling economic policies;

    • C. 

      Investing in human development;

    • D. 

      Mapping out a legislative agenda;

    • E. 

      Addressing critical and strategic concerns including population management, human health, food security, human settlements and land use.

    • F. 

      All of the choices

  • 17. 
    Key Actors in Sustainable Development except one:
    • A. 

      Civil Society

    • B. 

      Government

    • C. 

      Business

    • D. 

      Nature

    • E. 

      None of the choices

  • 18. 
    Essential Societal Dimensions in Sustainable Development except one:
    • A. 

      Economy

    • B. 

      Culture

    • C. 

      Polity

    • D. 

      Environment

    • E. 

      None of the choices

  • 19. 
    The ultimate aim of Sustainable development is ______. Failing this, development is bound to be `jobless' and `ruthless' (economy), `rootless' (culture), `voiceless' (polity), and `futureless' (nature) as detailed in the 1996 UNDP Human Development Report.
    • A. 

      Human development now and through future generations

    • B. 

      Primacy of developing full human potential

    • C. 

      National Sovereignty

    • D. 

      Cultural, moral and spiritual sensitivity

    • E. 

      None of the choices

  • 20. 
    Sustainable Development Principles except one:
    • A. 

      Developing Full Human Potential

    • B. 

      Holistic Science and Appropriate Technology

    • C. 

      Cultural, Moral and Spiritual Sensitivity

    • D. 

      Self-determination

    • E. 

      National Sovereignty

    • F. 

      None of the choices

  • 21. 
    Sustainable Development Principles includes:
    • A. 

      Gender sensitivity

    • B. 

      Peace, Order And National Unity

    • C. 

      Social Justice, Inter-, Intra-Generational and Spatial Equity

    • D. 

      Participatory democracy

    • E. 

      Institutional viability

    • F. 

      All of the choices

  • 22. 
    Sustainable Development Principles also includes:
    • A. 

      Viable, sound and broad-based economic development

    • B. 

      Sustainable population

    • C. 

      Ecological soundness

    • D. 

      Biogeographical Equity and Community-Based Resource Management

    • E. 

      Global Cooperation

    • F. 

      All of the choices

  • 23. 
    How do we get there?--Development is sustainable if it is fully guided by the Parameters and Strategies in the fields listed below except one:
    • A. 

      Economic

    • B. 

      Political

    • C. 

      Cultural

    • D. 

      Science and Technology

    • E. 

      Ecological

    • F. 

      Social

    • G. 

      Institutional

    • H. 

      None of the Choices

  • 24. 
    Major Categories of Stakeholders--These sectors are considered at the core of the socio-economic and ecological arena, and the targets of major interventions. More importantly, they play a key role in establishing the building blocks for the improvement of the quality of their lives and the protection and conservation of the environment.
    • A. 

      Basic Sectors

    • B. 

      Intermediaries

    • C. 

      National & LGUs

    • D. 

      Business & Private Sectors

  • 25. 
    Major Categories of Stakeholders-- Serve as the fulcrum upon which socio- economic, cultural and political interventions towards sustainable development depend.
    • A. 

      Basic Sectors

    • B. 

      Intermediaries

    • C. 

      OFWs

    • D. 

      Workers in the informal sector

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