2017-Quiz-6: Environment & Biodiversity for SSC, UPSC and State PCS Exams

1. “Dancing Deer” is found in which of the following states of India?
[A] Gujarat
[B] Manipur
[C] Tamil Nadu
[D] Jammu & Kashmir

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2.

Which of the following species of fauna is / are mammals?
1. Honey badger
2. Killer whale
3. Colugo
Select the correct option from the codes given below:

[A] Only 1 & 2
[B] Only 1 & 3
[C] Only 2 & 3
[D] 1, 2 & 3

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3. Which of the following is NOT a correct match?
[A] Shark Bay – Australia
[B] Carrasco National Park – Bolivia
[C] Atlantic Forest South-East Reserves – France
[D] Kakadu National Park – Australia

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4. Which of the following fauna is found in wild in North-East India?
1. Tokay gecko
2. Red Panda
3. Hoolock Gibbon
4. Lion-tailed macaque
Select the correct option from the codes given below:
[A] Only 1 & 2
[B] Only 2 & 3
[C] Only 1, 2 & 3
[D] 1, 2, 3 & 4

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5. Since 2013, the Odisha government has banned the mechanized fishing within 20km of the state’s coast predominantly for the protection of which of the following fauna?
[A] Olive Ridley Turtles
[B] Salt-water Crocodiles
[C] Hilsa Fish
[D] Mangrove crab

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6. Which of the following animals are found in wild / natural habitat in India?
[A] Chimpanzee
[B] Gorilla
[C] Cheetah
[D] Snow Leopard

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7. Which of the following national parks in India are World Heritage Sites?
1. Keoladeo National Park
2. Manas National Park
3. Nandadevi Biosphere Reserve
4. Great Himalayan National Park
Select the correct option from the codes given below:
[A] Only 1, 2 & 3
[B] Only 2, 3 & 4
[C] Only 1, 3 & 4
[D] 1, 2, 3 & 4

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8. Which of the following National Parks does not belong to Andaman & Nicobar Islands?
[A] Button Island National Park
[B] Mount Harriet National Park
[C] Moiling National Park
[D] Wandoor Marine National Park

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9. Which of the following national parks of India generally has only tropical climate?
[A] Indravati National Park
[B] Namdhapa National Park
[C] Hemis National Park
[D] Pin Valley National Park

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10. Indian Flying Fox is a __:
[A] Mammal
[B] Reptile
[C] Amphibian
[D] Bird

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