Environment MCQs

1.

“Nauradehi Wildlife Sanctuary”, is located in which state:

[A] Madhya Pradesh
[B] Gujarath
[C] Maharastra
[D] Andhra Pradesh

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2.

Largest National park in North East India is located at?

[A] Assam
[B] Mizoram
[C] Arunachal Pradesh
[D] Nagaland

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3.

In context with the Environment, the price charged to deliver municipal solid waste to a landfill, waste-to-energy facility, or recycling facility is known as ______?

[A] Recycling Fee
[B] Dumping Duty
[C] Tipping Fee
[D] Material Fee

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4.

Which among the following option is incorrect Location of India’s Biosphere Reserves?

[A] Nilgiri Biosphere Reserve – Tamilnadu
[B] Nokrek Biosphere Reserve – Meghalaya
[C] Similipal Biosphere Reserve – Orrisa
[D] Dehang-Debang Biosphere reserve – Arunachal Pradesh

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5.

Consider the following statements regarding India’s National Bird peacock:

  1. Wildlife Protection Act 1972 prohibits killing of Peacock
  2. Wildlife Protection Act 1972 allows domestic trade of Peacock feathers
  3. Wildlife Protection Act 1972 allows exports of Peacock feathers 

Which among the above statements hold true?

[A] 1 & 2
[B] 1 & 3
[C] 2 & 3
[D] all are correct

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6.

Consider the following statements regarding the Refuse Derived Fuel (RDF)? 

  1. It is mainly a pre-processing of the municipal solid waste to use it as a fuel in boilers or kilns
  2. The calorific value of RDF is approximately half of that of coal and depends upon the combustible content. 
  3. The part content of RDF is marketable. 

Which among the above statements hold correct?

[A] 1 only
[B] 1 & 2 only
[C] 1 & 3 only
[D] all statements are correct

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7.

India is one of the select mega biodiversity countries of the world. In this context, approximately what fraction of the recorded species of the world, India accounts for ….?

[A] 2-3%
[B] 7-8%
[C] 11-12%
[D] 15-16%

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8.

What is the current number of members of Group of Like-Minded Megadiverse Countries ?

[A] 15
[B] 18
[C] 20
[D] 25

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9.

Which among the following is India’s largest wildlife sanctuary?

[A] Dibang Valley
[B] Kedarnath Wild Life Sanctuary
[C] Kumbhalgarh
[D] Indian Wild Ass Sanctuary

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10.

With which of the following Montreal protocol is related to:

[A] Protection of Whales
[B] Protection of Wild Life
[C] Protection of Ozone layer
[D] Nuclear weapons

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