Ecosystem - Environment and Ecology quiz 1 is a free online quiz challenge under Ecosystem - Environment and Ecology category. There are 59 free online quiz challenges available in Environment and Ecology category
If Pairs Agreement is enacted, it will aim to1. hold in global average temperature to well below 2oC above pre-industrial levels.2. pursue efforts to limit temperature increase to 1-5oC above pre-industrial levels.3. increase ability to adapt to adverse impacts of climate change and foster climate resilience and low GHG emissions development, in a manner that does not threaten food production.4. make finance flow consistent with a pathway towards low GHGs emission.Select the correct answer using the codes given below
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Which of following statements is/are correct with respect to Kyoto Protocol1. It was adopted in year 2005.2. Its 1st commitment period started in 2008 and will also until 2020.3. Detail rules of Kyoto are mentioned in 'Markesh Accord'.4. Doha amendment is related to Kyoto 2nd term.Select the correct answer using the codes given below
Montreal protocol relates to which of the following gases1.CFCs2.Halons3. Carbon tetrachloride4. Methyl ChlorofromSelect the correct answer using the codes given below
Paris Meet which was held in France in December,2015 relates to1. 21st yearly session of the Conference of the Parties to the UNFCCC.2. 11th session of Meeting to parties of 1997 Kyoto Protocol.3. Agreement will become legally binding if joined by at least 55 countries which together represent at least 55% of GHGs emission.4. It set a goal of limiting global warming to less than 2oC Compared to pre-industrial level.Select the correct answer using the codes given below
Joint Implementation (JI) form a part of climatic talks. Which of the following is/are true about it?1. Part of Kyoto talk2. Developed country helps developing countries3. Annex country invest in annex II country4. Annex II country invest in annex I country.Select the correct answer using the codes given below
Consider the following statements about Earth Summit 19921. Earth Summit held at Rio de Janeiro in 1992 led to the enforcement of a legally binding convention on biological diversity.2. It also led to the formulation of a document on forest principles to emphasise national soveriegnty over forests and intolerance towards any kind of foreign encroachment.Which of the statements given above is/are correct?
Pollution Control Board (PCB) has been managing environmental degradation process. Which of the following statements are correct about it?1. CPCB is statutory organisation.2. SPCB is a non-statutory organisation.3. CPCB was formed under Water (Prevention and Control of Pollution) Act, 1974.4. In 1981, it was brought under Air (prevention and Control of Pollution) Act, 1981 tooSelect the correct answer using the codes given below
The steps planned under Namami Ganga Project are1. Expanding coverage of sewerage infrastructure in 118 urban habitations on bank of Ganga2. All Ganga bank Gram Panchayat free from open defecation by 20223. Rationalized water tariff to encourage reuse4. Restoring and conserving wetlandsSelect the correct answer using the codes given below
Which among the following conferences/commissions is recognized as the beginning of modern political and public awareness of global environmental problems?