Global Warming and Climate change - Environment and Ecology quiz 2 is a free online quiz challenge under Global Warming and Climate change - Environment and Ecology category. There are 59 free online quiz challenges available in Environment and Ecology category
Consider the following statements with reference to the Global Warming1. Global warming may cause the world temperature to rise by 4.5 to 5oC by 2050 as a result nearly 100 living areas of the earth will submerge into the sea.2. It is estimated that by 2080, nearly 1/3rd of the biodiversity will go under the sea.Which of the statements given above is/are correct?
Consider the following statements1. Under the Kyoto Protocol, the developed countries which pay for the costs of developing countries are under Annexure I. 2. EU is under Annexure I.Which of the statements given above is/are true?
Consider the following about Green Climate Fund1. It is intended to provides US $100 billion each year by 2020 to help the mitigation and adaptation activities of the world's poorest countries.2. It would be overseen by the Global Envirnoment Facility (GEF).Which of the statements given above is/are true?
Following is the most widely discussed impact of climate change
Which among the following is the most abundant Green-Houses-gas (GHG) in the earth's atmosphere?
'Greenhouse effect' with respect to global warming refers to
Name the gas released from landfills, decaying organic matter under shallow water in marches and bogs, flooded paddy fields, by ruminant animals and termites, and by the burning of biomass, A molecule of this gas has 21 times more global warming potential than a molecule of CO2.
In absorption of insolation, the most significant part is played by
Consider the following statements1. Global Warning is a phenomenon in which lower atmosphere traps more terrestrial radiation and thus the mean global temperature of the earth rises beyond 14oC.2. Global Warning takes place because of rise in the concentration of gases known as greenhouse gases namely-water vapor, CO2, CH4, oxides of Nitrogen and man-made gases, like CFCs.3. Among the greenhouse gases, CO2 is primarily responsible for Global Warming.Which of the statements given above is/are correct?
Consider the following statements about Kyoto Protocol1. By 2012, developed countries would reduce their collective emissions by 5.2 per cent form 1990 levels.2. The emission covered by the Protocol are not only carbon dioxide, but also methane, nitrous oxide, hydrofluorocarbons, perfluoro carbons and sulphur hexafluoride.Which of the statements given above is/are correct?