Environment & Biodiversity Current Affairs MCQs

1. Which state is going to conduct its maiden snow leopard survey?

[A] Uttrakhand
[B] Himachal Pradesh
[C] Haryana
[D] Punjab

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2. What is Landouria tonywhitteni that was named after Tony Whitten?

[A] Snail
[B] Grasshopper
[C] Snake
[D] Beetle

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3. Which is the first country to ban sun screens, that are toxic to coral reefs and sea life?

[A] Palau
[B] Philippines
[C] Taiwan
[D] Papua New Guinea

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4. 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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5. Bhitarkanika National Park, sometimes seen in news is situated in which Indian state?

[A] Odisha
[B] Madhya Pradesh
[C] Himachal Pradesh
[D] Maharashtra

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6. Which national park recorded 96 unique species of wetland birds, recently?

[A] Keoladeo National Park
[B] Kaziranga National Park
[C] Bannerghatta National Park
[D] Buxa National Park

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7. 1t.org, a platform to support and conserve 1 trillion trees around the world, was recently convened by which international organisation?

[A] World Wide Fund for Nature
[B] World Environment Federation
[C] World Economic Forum
[D] Food and Agricultural Organisation

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8. 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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9. What is India’s rank in the Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP) India annual report?

[A] Fifth
[B] Sixth
[C] Seventh
[D] Eighth

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10. 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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