Quiz 653: Environment & Ecology for SSC and State Exams

1.

Which of the following is the largest brackish water lagoon in Asia?

[A] Chilika Lake
[B] Loktak Lake
[C] Wular Lake
[D] Nal Sarovar

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2.

Which of the following is a biodiversity hotspot in India?

[A] Eastern Himalayas
[B] Eastern Ghats
[C] Western Rajasthan
[D] None of the above

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3.

Which of the following national parks is not a UNESCO World Heritage site?

[A] Kaziranga
[B] Keoladeo
[C] Sundarbans
[D] Kanha

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4.

  The Golden Langur:

  1. is endemic to western ghats and palani hills in India
  2. has been added to endangered species list by IUCN

  Which of the above statements is/are correct?

[A] 1 Only
[B] 2 Only
[C] Both 1 & 2
[D] Neither 1 nor 2

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5.

Clouded Leopard National Park is located in which state?

[A] Jammu & Kashmir
[B] Uttarakhand
[C] Sikkim
[D] Tripura

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6.

 Consider the following statements about National Bureau of Animal Genetic Resources (NBAGR):

  1. It works for the conservation and utilization of livestock and poultry genetic resources 
  2. It designs methodologies for ex situ and in situ conservation of farm animals

 Which of the above statements is/are correct?

[A] 1 Only
[B] 2 Only
[C] Both 1 & 2
[D] Neither 1 nor 2

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7.

“International Biodiversity Day” is celebrated on:

[A] 22 March
[B] 22 April
[C] 22 May
[D] 22 June

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8.

Stockholm Convention is a global treaty associated with which of the following?

[A] Protect the environment from Persistent Organic Pollutants
[B] Phasing out hydro-fluorocarbons
[C] Control of Transboundary Movements of Hazardous Wastes and Their Disposal
[D] Sustainable use of Biodiversity

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9.

Which of the following is not a primary greenhouse gas found in earth’s atmosphere?

[A] Carbon dioxide
[B] Methane
[C] Water vapour
[D] Nitrogen oxides (NOx)

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10.

Umiam Lake, also known as Barapani Lake, is located in which state?

[A] Meghalaya
[B] Assam
[C] Sikkim
[D] Tripura

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