GK Quiz on Environment & Ecology (Set B)

19-JAN-2016 17:17

    Jagran josh is providing you a GK Quiz in a repository of 10 Multiple Choice Questions on Environment & Ecology. This “Set B” will help you to attune and equipped in different competitive exams.

    1. Which is incorrect pair of animals and Wildlife Sanctuary and National Park?

    a) Dachigam National Park- Hangul or Kashmiri Stag

    b) Gobindsagar Wildlife Sanctuary- Elephant

    c) Hemis National Park- Snow Leopard

    d) Keoladeo Ghana National Park-  Birds

    2. Where do we find Asiatic Lion in India?

    a) Gujarat

    b) Rewa

    c) Assam

    d) Himachal Pradesh

    3. Which of the following is true about National Park and Wild life Sanctuary?

    a) These are representative parts of natural and cultural landscapes extending over large areas of terrestrial or coastal/marine ecosystems which are internationally recognized within UNESCO’s Man.

    b) Through an Internationally recognized mechanism, the Research and Monitoring of the existing protected areas can be carried out on regular basis.

    c) Both (a) & (b)

    d) Neither (a) nor (b)

    4. What is Red Data Book?

    a) The state document established for documenting rare and endangered species of animals, plants and fungi as well as some local sub-species that exist within the territory of the state or country.

    b) The state document established for documenting only rare and endangered species of animals.

    c) Red Data Book of animals, compiled in 1999 by the Environment Agency, needed a periodical revision as a result of changes in wildlife distribution and habitat.

    d) Recognizes individuals, groups or institutions for distinguished service in any field associated with conservation biology and whose work has furthered the SCB mission.

    5. Which of the following National Park is situated in dense mangrove forest?

    a) Ranthombare National Park

    b) Sunderbans National Park

    c) Jim Corbett National Park

    d) Bandhavgarh National Park

    6. How many biosphere reserves notified in India?

    a) 18

    b) 19

    c) 15

    d) 17

    7. Select the correct chronology of notified biosphere reserve recognition.

    I. Achanakmar-Amarkantak Biosphere Reserve

    II. Similipal

    III. Sunderban

    IV. Gulf of Mannar

    Choose the correct option

    a) IV, III, II, I

    b) I, II, III, IV

    c) I, IV, III, II

    d) IV, II, I, III

    8. How a Biosphere Reserve is declared?

    I. Biosphere Reserve is declared by a notification by the Central and State Governments.

    II. International agency assumes the responsibility of meeting the costs of set up while the state government would set up desired machinery.

    Select the correct one.

    a) Only I

    b) Only II

    c) Both I and II

    d) Neither I nor II

    9. Which place is protected area for the breeding of Flamingo (Hansawar) in India?

    a) Runn of Kutch

    b) Ghana Vihar

    c) Sambhar lake

    d) Chilka lake

    10. What is the prime cause of wild life decline?

    a) Predation

    b) Cutting down of forest

    c) Destruction of habitat

    d) Hunting























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