Nature And Forest Quiz

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Nature And Forest Quiz

This Quiz 1 will carry 5% of the total assessment.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What is Parks?
    • A. 

      Natural areas, small exploitation by human because of beauty of their landscapes.

    • B. 

      Contain diversity of flora and fauna.

    • C. 

      Provide the scientific values for education, aesthetic, ecological processes, recreational areas.

    • D. 

      Conservation areas which habitat for only endemic and/or endangered tropical plant species.

  • 2. 
    Why do we need to conserve?
    • A. 

      It is a matter of state interest.

    • B. 

      Natural sources have been seriously depleted.

    • C. 

      Sustain the natural resources for the future generation.

    • D. 

      Management of nature for scientific purpose.

  • 3. 
    What is scientific values of Parks?
    • A. 

      To protect natural of significant interest and value to society.

    • B. 

      Education to the public particularly young generation to appreciate the values of protected natural and cultural areas should be undertaken

    • C. 

      Lack of enforcement by governmental and non-governmental in world level to monitor the parks and protected areas.

    • D. 

      Surveys and inventories of parks are essentially important.

  • 4. 
    According to IUCN (1996), protected areas is defined as "An area of land and/or sea especially dedicated to the protection of biological diversity and natural and associated cultural resources that managed through legal or other effective means".
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    Benefits provided by protected areas
    • A. 

      Soil regeneration

    • B. 

      Control of biological pest

    • C. 

      Recreation

    • D. 

      Provision of clean air

    • E. 

      Nutrient cycling

  • 6. 
    According to UN (2008), sustainable forest management (SFM) is characterised by 7 elements, such:
  • 7. 
    Why it is important to evaluate resources for natural resources planning?
    • A. 

      Understand the common financial criteria used in forest resource management for making decision.

    • B. 

      Understanding the basic concept of estimating future and present values.

    • C. 

      To review implementation of natural resources projects.

    • D. 

      Understanding the plethora of biological measures for evaluating the structural conditions of a forest before and after planned management activities.

  • 8. 
    What are the structural evaluation of forest resources?
    • A. 

      Tree per unit area

    • B. 

      Biomass

    • C. 

      Stocking and density

    • D. 

      Canopy cover

    • E. 

      Basal area

    • F. 

      Average diameter of trees

  • 9. 
    The use value can be divided into three (1), (2) and (3). For example (2) is ecosystem functional benefits such as watershed protection and timber protection.
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