Sustainability Week 2012 Day 4-biodiversity

10 Questions

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Sustainability Quizzes & Trivia

Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Forests are home to what percentage of the world's biodiversity?
    • A. 

      80%

    • B. 

      50%

    • C. 

      20%

  • 2. 
    The word "biodiversity" is a combination of which two words?
    • A. 

      Biology and diversity

    • B. 

      Biomass and diversity

    • C. 

      Biosphere and diversity

  • 3. 
    Document established for documenting rare and endangered species of animals, plants and fungi ?
    • A. 

      Red Data Book

    • B. 

      Biodata Book

    • C. 

      Rare Data Book

  • 4. 
    What starts every food chain?
    • A. 

      Sun

    • B. 

      Plants

    • C. 

      Decomposers

  • 5. 
    What is the most serious threat to biodiversity?
    • A. 

      Habitat loss

    • B. 

      Tourists

    • C. 

      Pollution

  • 6. 
    A global, not-for-profit organization dedicated to the promotion of responsible forest management worldwide?
    • A. 

      FSC

    • B. 

      DFC

    • C. 

      KFC

  • 7. 
    How many species are there identified and estimated on the Earth today?
    • A. 

      1.5 million:5 million

    • B. 

      8 million:10 million

    • C. 

      10 million:20 million

  • 8. 
     Biogeographic region with a significant reservoir of biodiversity that is under threat from humans
    • A. 

      Biospot

    • B. 

      Critical Hotspot

    • C. 

      Biodiversity hotspot

  • 9. 
    A non-profit organisation based in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) provides services and solutions for a variety of projects focusing on a range of marine and terrestrial environmental issues from around the country.
    • A. 

      Emirates Environmental Group(EEG)

    • B. 

      Emirates Marine Environmental Group (EMEG)

    • C. 

      Emirates Environmental Agency (EAD)

  • 10. 
    UNESCO recognised site and the UAE region’s first and largest Marine Biosphere Reserve (MBR). ?
    • A. 

      Yas Island

    • B. 

      Saadiyat island

    • C. 

      Bu Tinah Island