MCQ(s) of Environmental Studies (2110007) - Winter 2014 Sem-1

    • Q. 1  When is world environment day celebrated
    • (A) 4 june
      (B) 5 june
    • (C) 7 july
      (D) 5 july
    • (B) 5 june
    • Q. 2  Sundar lal bahuguna is known for his association with
    • (A) Kerala Sastra Sahitya parishad
      (B) Chipko movement
    • (C) Samaj Parivartan samudaya
      (D) dasholi Gram Swarajya mandal
    • (B) Chipko movement
    • Q. 3  Which of the following can be said to be the example of secondary succession
    • (A) Pond
      (B) farm
    • (C) desert
      (D) forest
    • (D) forest
    • Q. 4  Discharge of organic waste water into river will
    • (A) Reduce dissolve oxygen
      (B) Reduce pH
    • (C) Increase total dissolve solids
      (D) Toxic to humans
    • (A) Reduce dissolve oxygen
    • Q. 5  Among the given options, which one is not correct for the use of large amount of fertilisers and pesticides ?
    • (A) They are eco-friendly
      (B) They turn the fields barren after some time
    • (C) They adversely affect the useful component from the soil
      (D) They destroy the soil fertility
    • (A) They are eco-friendly
    • Q. 6  Which is not true?
    • (A) Lithosphere includes the crust and the uppermost mantle
      (B) Lithosphere is underlain by the stratosphere
    • (C) Lithosphere provides timber
      (D) Lithosphere is broken into tectonic plates
    • (B) Lithosphere is underlain by the stratosphere
    • Q. 7  Noise is:
    • (A) Loud sound
      (B) Sound of high frequency
    • (C) Unwanted sound
      (D) Constant sound
    • (C) Unwanted sound
    • Q. 8  Van Mahotsav is an annual tree-planting festival in India, celebrated on:
    • (A) 2nd June
      (B) 1st July
    • (C) 1st December
      (D) 15th September
    • (B) 1st July
    • Q. 9  Wild life protection act was enacted in
    • (A) 1952
      (B) 1955
    • (C) 1972
      (D) 1982
    • (C) 1972
    • Q. 10  Which one is not greenhouse gas?
    • (A) CO2
      (B) Ozone
    • (C) CH4
      (D) CFC
    • (B) Ozone
    • Q. 11  Out of these which is a renewable source of energy
    • (A) Natural Gas
      (B) Wind energy
    • (C) Nuclear power
      (D) petroleum
    • (B) Wind energy
    • Q. 12  Which of the group of diseases is spread through contaminated food or water
    • (A) Typhoid cholera & dysentery
      (B) Tetanus Hepatitis & AIDS
    • (C) Measles influenza & small pox
      (D) Rabies Malaria & encephalitis
    • (A) Typhoid cholera & dysentery
    • Q. 13  Minimata disease is due to
    • (A) Hg (mercury)
      (B) Pb (lead)
    • (C) Zn (Zinc)
      (D) Mg (Magnesium)
    • (A) Hg (mercury)
    • Q. 14  Percentage of total water found as fresh water is_______
    • (A) 0.875
      (B) 0.025
    • (C) 0.975
      (D) 0.75
    • (B) 0.025