Environment & Biodiversity Current Affairs MCQs

This category comprises 50 random questions from the total 98 Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs) in Environment & Biodiversity Current Affairs category published in gktoday from 1 January, 2019 till September 26, 2020.

1. Which state is going to observe “No Vehicle Day” on the first day of every month in 2020?

[A] Kerala
[B] Gujarat
[C] Punjab
[D] Rajasthan

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2. According to the recent data from the Ministry of Forest Environment and Climate Change (MoEFCC), what is the total number of tiger deaths occurred in India during 2019?

[A] 95
[B] 100
[C] 105
[D] 110

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3. Which state will have the country’s first rehabilitation centre for freshwater turtles?

[A] Madhya Pradesh
[B] Bihar
[C] Chhattisgarh
[D] Odisha

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4. A one-horned rhinoceros calf was recently born at the Manas National Park. The National park is situated in which state?

[A] Arunachal Pradesh
[B] Assam
[C] Sikkim
[D] Himachal Pradesh

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5. Which is the first Indian state to sign an MoU with IUCN to prepare a red-list assessment of Orchids?

[A] Sikkim
[B] West Bengal
[C] Assam
[D] Arunachal Pradesh

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6. The Mauna Kea volcano, which was seen in news regarding the Thirty-Meter Telescope (TMT), is situated in which country?

[A] Indonesia
[B] Papua New Guinea
[C] Philippines
[D] Hawaii

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7. The Supreme Court of India recently permitted to introduce which animal to Indian habitat from Namibia?

[A] African elephant
[B] African Lion
[C] African Cheetah
[D] African Rhinoceros

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8. Which Indian has been recently awarded the Tyler Prize for Environmental Achievement?

[A] Medha Batkar
[B] Pavan Sukhdev
[C] Sunita Narain
[D] Shangnaidar Tontang

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9. Kaamya Karthikeyan of Mumbai recently became the youngest girl in the world to summit Mt Aconcagua. Mt Aconcagua is the highest peak of South America, located in which country?

[A] Brazil
[B] Argentina
[C] Peru
[D] Chile

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10. The Cauvery delta region, which is set to be declared a Protected Special Agriculture Zone, is located in which state?

[A] Karnataka
[B] Tamil Nadu
[C] Kerala
[D] Andhra Pradesh

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