Environment, Ecology & Biodiversity MCQs

Environment, Ecology & Biodiversity Multiple choice questions for GK paper in SSC, NDA, CDS, UPSC, UPPSC and State PSC Examinations.

71. What is the IUCN status of the greater bamboo lemur?

[A] Endangered
[B] Least Concern
[C] Critically Endangered
[D] Vulnerable

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72. What is the IUCN status of Chinese crested tern?

[A] Endangered
[B] Critically Endangered
[C] Threatened
[D] Near Threatened

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73. Rio Summit, Rio Conference, Earth Summit was held in Rio de Janeiro in which of the following years?

[A] 1990
[B] 1992
[C] 1994
[D] 1996

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74. The CITES Secretariat is administered by which of the following organization?

[A] UNDP
[B] UNEP
[C] World Economic Forum
[D] None of the above

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75. The General Assembly of GTF meets with an interval of how many years?

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

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76. Which of the following are the objectives of the Global Tiger Forum?
1) To promote a worldwide campaign to save only the tiger and not its prey.
2) To promote a legal framework in the countries involved in biodiversity conservation.
3) Training and Research promotion.
Select the correct answer from the codes given below:

[A] Only 1
[B] Only 2 & 3
[C] Only 1 & 3
[D] Only 3

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77. International Treaty on Plant Genetic Resources for Food and Agriculture was established in which of the following year?

[A] 1919
[B] 1944
[C] 1971
[D] 2004

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78. Which of the following are the features of biodiversity coldspot?
1. They are areas that have relatively low biological diversity.
2. They can be areas of low or high temperatures or pressures, or unusual chemical composition.
Select the correct option from the codes given below:

[A] Only 1
[B] Only 2
[C] Both 1 & 2
[D] Neither 1 & 2

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79. Which of the following statements are correct about Indian Biodiversity?
1. India accounts for nearly 10% of the recorded species.
2. India ranks seventh in mammals, ninth in birds and fifth in reptiles in case of species richness.
Select the correct option from the codes given below:

[A] Only 1
[B] Only 2
[C] Both 1 & 2
[D] Neither 1 & 2

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80. Which of the following statements are correct regarding Gymnosperms?
1) They are the naked-seeded plants.
2) There is nothing like ovary, style, and stigma
Select the correct option from the codes given below:`

[A] Only 1
[B] Only 2
[C] Both 1 & 2
[D] Neither 1 & 2

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