Environment Degradation - Environment and Ecology quiz 4 is a free online quiz challenge under Environment Degradation - Environment and Ecology category. There are 59 free online quiz challenges available in Environment and Ecology category
Consider the following1. Photosynthesis2. Respiration3. Decay of organic matter4. Volcanic actionWhich of the above add carbon dioxide to the carbon cycle on Earth?
This state with the largest forest cover in the country is also the second-richest in mineral deposits. Its forests are being destroyed due to effects of open-cast mining of coal, iron, ore, bauxite, and copper.Name it.
The 'Montreaux Record' is a register of
CFCs (Chlorofluoro Carbons) are green houses gases that have caused a rise of 0.3oC in the global temperatures in the past century.name the CFC that is used in refrigerators.
The Supreme Court's Samata judgement (1997) nullified all mining leases granted by the State Government of Andhra Predesh in the scheduled areas and asked it to stop all mining operations, thus protecting the land of tribal people, Under which is the following schedules of Indian Constitution, Supreme Court protected the land of the tribal people through this judgement?
Consider the following statements1. India is now the third largest wind power producer in the world after USA and Germany.2. The cumulative wind power generation in the country crossed 37 billion units of energy, 60 % of which was accounted for by Tamil Nadu.Which of the statements given above is/are correct?
Which among the following chronic lung diseases is commonly known as "black lung' disease that leads to reduced life expectancy in coal-miners?
Which of the following substances is/are ozone depleting?1. Chlorofluorocarbons2. Halans3. Carbon tetrachlorideWhich of the statements given above is/are correct?
Among the following environmental pollutants which one leads to the occurrence of acid rain?
Which among the following pollutants lead to macroscopic pollution?1. Heavy metals form motor vehicles and acid mine drainage2. Ammonia from food processing waste.3. Silt in runoff form construction sites, logging, slash and burn practices or land clearing sites4. Trash or garbage discarded by the people on the ground 5. Nurdles6. ShipwrecksSelect the correct answer using the codes given below