Environment Degradation - Environment and Ecology quiz 11 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
Which of the following is not one of the prime health risks associated with greater UV radiation through the atmosphere due to depletion of stratospheric ozone?
The formation of ozone hole in the Antarctic region has been a cause of concern. What could be the reason for the formation of this hole?
Name the metal contained in broken fluorescent bulbs, tube lights and dead batteries which gas transported with common municipal solid waste and can be easily swallowed, inhaled or absorded through the skin and can cause damage to the kidneys and nervous system.
Consider the following statements about Nitrous Oxide1. It is a colourless, non-flammable gas with sweetish odour.2. It is naturally produced by coal mines.3. It is commonly known as "laughing gas".4. It is broken down in the atmosphere by chemical reactions that involve sunlight.Which of the statements given above are correct?
Which of the following is not one of the major environmental problems resulting from human interference in the nitrogen cycle?
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.
Arrange the following enviromental legislations in India in a chronological order with respect to their passing and enactment.1. The Air (Prevention and Control of Pollution) Act2. Forest Conservation Act3. Wildlife Protection Act4. The water (Prevention and Control of Pollution) Act
Which of the following is/are secondary pollutant?1. VOCs2. Ammonia3. CFCs4. SPMSelect the correct answer using the codes given below
Consider the following statements1. Spraying of DDT produces pollution of air, water and soil.2. Domestic waste constitutes biodegradable pollution.3. Increased asthmatic attacks in certain seasons are related to inhalation of seasonal pollen.Which of the statements given above are correct?
Ground water in the Bengal basin is mostly contaminated by