GK Questions with answers on Environment & Ecology: Biodiversity Hotspots in India Set II

GK Questions with answers on Environment Ecology: Biodiversity Hotspots in India Set II consists of 10 MCQs which are important for examinations like IAS-Prelims, CDS, NDA, State-PSC, SSC, Railways etc.
Created On: Sep 14, 2016 10:48 IST

GK Questions with answers on Environment & Ecology: Biodiversity Hotspots in India Set II consists of 10 MCQs which are made while keeping in mind the relevance of the subject and its importance for an exam point of view. These MCQs helps the aspirant in the preparation of examinations like UPSC-Prelims, CDS, NDA, State-PSC, SSC, Railways etc.

1. Which of the following type of forest occupies the largest area in India?

A. Tropical Moist Deciduous Forest

B. Sub-tropical Dry Evergreen Forest

C. Montane Wet Temparate Forest

D. Tropical Wet Evergreen Forest

Ans: A

2. Which of the following is the first National Park of India?  

A. Periyar

B. Raja ji

C. Jim Corbett

D. Bandipur

Ans: C

3. Name the forests in which teak is the most dominant species?

A. Tropical Evergreen forests

B. Tropical Thorn forests and scrubs

C. Tropical Deciduous forests

D. Mangrove forests

Ans: C

4. In which type of forests does Sundari tree belong?

A. Tropical Evergreen forests

B. Tropical Thorn forests and scrubs

C. Tropical Deciduous forests

D. Mangrove forests

Ans: D

Natural Vegetation

5. Red data book provides data on?

A. Red lions

B. Red birds

C. List of plant and animals

D. Endangered plants and animals

Ans: D

6. Which parts of the Himalayas are covered with dense forest?

A. Southern

B. Northern

C. Eastern

D. Western

Ans: C

7. A very large ecosystem on land having distinct type of vegetation and wildlife is called?

A. Ecology

B. Biome

C. Biodiversity

D. Biosphere reserve

Ans: B

Wild Life and National Parks

8. Which of the following country has the highest biodiversity?

A. India

B. Brazil

C. Russia

D. South Africa

Ans: B

9. In which of the following areas we will find pitcher plant?

A. Sunderban Deltas

B. Thar Desert

C. Western Ghats

D. Rain forests of North-East India

Ans: D

10. Which of the following features is not related to the Biodiversity hot spots?

A. Large number of species

B. Abundance of endemic species Large

C. Number of exotic species

D. Destruction of habitat

Ans: D

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