GK Questions with answers on Environment & Ecology- Composition Set IV

GK Questions with answers on Environment Ecology- Composition Set IV consists of 10 MCQs which are important for examinations like IAS-Prelims, CDS, NDA, State-PSC, SSC, Railways etc.
Created On: Sep 23, 2016 09:32 IST

GK Questions with answers on GK Questions with answers on Environment & Ecology- Composition Set IV consist of 10 MCQs are created while keeping in mind the relevance of the subject and its importance for an examination 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 is not a bio-diversity hotspot in India?

A. North-East India

B. Western Ghats

C. Andman & Nicobar Islands

D. Lakshadweep

Ans: D

2. What is the number of tigers at present in India?

A. About 1400

B. About 2200

C. About 1500

D. About 1100

Ans: B

3. The massive hole in the Ozone layer was first discovered in:-

A. 1975

B. 1985

C. 1920

D. 1967

Ans: B

4. Which State in India has the highest number of Tiger reserves?

A. Uttar Pradesh

B. Madhya Pradesh

C. West Bengal

D. Karnataka

Ans: B

Basics of Environment and Ecology

5. Which sector is the largest emitter of green house gases in India?

A. Transport

B. Domestic

C. Agriculture

D. None of the above

Ans: A

6. Which of the following Bird Sanctuary is visited by the endangered species Siberian Crane every year?

A. Sultanpur Sanctuary

B. Ranganathittu Sanctuary

C. Keoladeo Sanctuary

D. All of the above

Ans: B

7. Chlorofluorocarbons are used for which of the following purposes?

A. Refrigeration

B. Painting

C. Heaters

D. Geysers

Ans: A

Ecosystem

8. Which of the following are consumers?

A. Plants

B. Animals

C. Bacteria

D. All of the above

Ans: B

9. Which delta is famous for the occurrence of Mangrove forests in India?

A. Krishna-Godavari Delta

B. Ganga-Brahmaputra Delta

C. Kosi Delta

D. Damodar Delta

Ans: B

10. Which of the following are producers?

A. Plants

B. Animals

C. Bacteria

D. All of the above

Ans: A

Wildlife and its Conservation

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