Environment & Biodiversity Current Affairs MCQs

1. Which nation has recently banned the ‘reef toxic’ sunscreen?

[A] Australia
[B] New Zealand
[C] Palau
[D] Nauru

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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. According to the recent IMD report, which state had the highest number of deaths due to unusual weather conditions?

[A] Uttar Pradesh
[B] Bihar
[C] Rajasthan
[D] Himachal Pradesh

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4. Which major tech-company recently announced that it has planned to cut more than half of carbon emissions across its supply chain, by 2030?

[A] Google
[B] Microsoft
[C] Infosys
[D] IBM

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5. The World Wetlands Day is observed annually on which date, across the world?

[A] February 1
[B] February 2
[C] February 3
[D] February 4

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6. 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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7. Vellbergia bartholomaei , which was seen in news recently, belongs to which species?

[A] Frog
[B] Lizard
[C] Spider
[D] Snake

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8. India’s first commercial Liquified Compressed natural gas (LNG) bus was launched in which state?

[A] Tamil Nadu
[B] Kerala
[C] Odisha
[D] Rajasthan

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9. The study of the fossil of a fish called Elpistostege watsoni revealed the evolutionary origin of which part of the human body?

[A] Heart
[B] Hand
[C] Lungs
[D] Brain

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10. Longleng and Chiulan are the names of which migratory birds recently mentioned by the Union Environment Ministry?

[A] Amur Falcon
[B] Eurasian hobby
[C] Caspian plover
[D] Spotted kestrel

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