Quiz On "World Environment Day-2020" Organized By Deptt. Of Microbiology, Y. C. College Lakhandur, Dist- Bhandara.

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Quiz On "World Environment Day-2020" Organized By Deptt. Of Microbiology, Y. C. College Lakhandur, Dist- Bhandara.

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Who is the present Union Minister of Environment, Forest and Climate Change?
    • A. 

      Harsh Vardhan

    • B. 

      Prakash Javadekar

    • C. 

      Veerappa Moily

    • D. 

      Maneka Gandhi

  • 2. 
    Swachh Bharat Abhiyan started on ……….
    • A. 

      2nd Oct, 2014.

    • B. 

      2nd Oct, 2016.

    • C. 

      2nd Oct, 2018.

    • D. 

      2nd Oct, 2019.

  • 3. 
    Which Indian Prime Minister launched the Ganges Action Plans (GAPs)?
    • A. 

      Narendra Modi.

    • B. 

      Rajiv Gandhi.

    • C. 

      Indira Gandhi.

    • D. 

      Manmohan Singh.

  • 4. 
    World Forestry Day is celebrated on ______.
    • A. 

      20th March

    • B. 

      24th March

    • C. 

      21th March

    • D. 

      1st April

  • 5. 
    Which is the cleanest city in India in 2019?
    • A. 

      Ujjain.

    • B. 

      Indore.

    • C. 

      Surat.

    • D. 

      Mysore.

  • 6. 
    In which of the following states does Ganga originates?
    • A. 

      Utter Pradesh

    • B. 

      Uttarakhand.

    • C. 

      Himanchal Pradesh.

    • D. 

      Bihar.

  • 7. 
    Which is the largest national park in India?
    • A. 

      Hemis National Park

    • B. 

      Desert National Park

    • C. 

      Kanha National Park

    • D. 

      Kaziranga National Park

  • 8. 
    Which of the following is a biodiversity hotspot in India?
    • A. 

      Eastern Ghats

    • B. 

      Western Rajasthan

    • C. 

      Eastern Himalaya’s

    • D. 

      None of the above.

  • 9. 
    Which sector is the largest consumer of fresh water in India?
    • A. 

      Industry.

    • B. 

      Power.

    • C. 

      Domestic.

    • D. 

      Agriculture.

  • 10. 
    Name the Rajasthani community that has started the Chipko Movement to prevent the felling of Khejri Trees?
    • A. 

      Rajputs

    • B. 

      Jain.

    • C. 

      Bishnois

    • D. 

      Marvaris

  • 11. 
    What are the consequences of destroying rainforest?
    • A. 

      Loss of world species of plants and animal

    • B. 

      Loss of different species of microorganism

    • C. 

      Disappearance of possible cures for life threatening disease

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 12. 
    70% of our atmospheric oxygen (nearly 3 out of 4 breathes you take anywhere on the planet) is due to ______.
    • A. 

      Boreal forest

    • B. 

      Rainforests

    • C. 

      Photosynthesizing ocean organisms

    • D. 

      None of the above.

  • 13. 
    Which gas is mainly responsible for greenhouse effect?
    • A. 

      Carbon dioxide (CO2)

    • B. 

      Methane (CH4)

    • C. 

      Nitrous oxide (N2O)

    • D. 

      Water vapor (H2O)

    • E. 

      None of the above

  • 14. 
    Which is the most common non-commercial biological fuel in a large number of developing countries?
    • A. 

      Crop residue

    • B. 

      Animal dung

    • C. 

      Fuel-wood

    • D. 

      Coal.

  • 15. 
    Which of the following gas is mainly responsible for Global Warming?
    • A. 

      Carbon dioxide (CO2)

    • B. 

      Hydrofluorocarbons

    • C. 

      Methane (CH4)

    • D. 

      Nitrous oxide (N2O)

  • 16. 
    What is the most common type of debris that litters our oceans?
    • A. 

      Bags

    • B. 

      Plastic beverage bottles

    • C. 

      Cigarettes butts.

    • D. 

      Food packaging

  • 17. 
    There are three kinds of deserts in India: Sand Desert, Salt Desert, and Cold Desert. One of the states has a cold desert. Name it.
    • A. 

      Jammu and Kashmir.

    • B. 

      Himachal Pradesh

    • C. 

      Rajasthan

    • D. 

      Gujarat.

  • 18. 
    Which State topped the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) Index for 2019-20.
    • A. 

      Karnatka

    • B. 

      Maharashtra.

    • C. 

      Kerala.

    • D. 

      Odisha.

  • 19. 
    Which country witnessed the sharpest reduction in Malaria cases in 2018?
    • A. 

      Pakisthan.

    • B. 

      Sri Lanka.

    • C. 

      Bangladesh.

    • D. 

      India.

  • 20. 
    Which is the largest National Park in Maharashtra?
    • A. 

      Sanjay Gandhi National Park

    • B. 

      Tadoba Andhari Tiger Reserve

    • C. 

      Chandoli Natioal Park

    • D. 

      Navegaon National Park

  • 21. 
    Which state of India has highest forest cover?
    • A. 

      Asam.

    • B. 

      Maharashtra.

    • C. 

      Madhya Pradesh.

    • D. 

      Jammu Kashmir.

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