Global Warming and Climate change - Environment and Ecology quiz 7 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 flexible mechanisms of Kyoto Protocol1. Through Clean Development mechanism (CDM), any Annex I country can Invest in emission reduction projects in any other Annex I country as an alternative to reduce emissions domestically.2. Through Joint Implementation (JI), countruies can meet their domestic emission reduction targets by buying greenhouse gas reduction units form (projects in ) non Annex I countries to the Kyoto Protocol (mostly developing countries).Which of the above statements is/are correct?
The highest per capita emitter of carbon dioxide in the world is
The concept of 'carbon credit' originated from which one of the following?
'Global Dimming' means
The United Nations Conference on the Human Environment, Stockholm, 1972
e-waste pollutes environment by1. leaching into soil.2. uncontrolled fires at landfills.3. acids and sludge from melting chips contaminate water.Select the correct answer using the codes given below
The Earth Summit produced legally binding convention(s) on1. The United Nation Framework convention on Climate change (UNFCCC) under which the industrialized countries were required to reduce emission of green house gases that cause global warming and related atmospheric problem.2. The Convention of Biological Diversity, which failed for halting the destruction of spices, habitats and ecosystem.Select the correct answer form the codes given below
Following is the most widely discussed impact of climate change
Climate change may have an impact on the following
Due to their extensive rice cultivation, some regions may be contributing to global warming.TO what possible reason/reasons is this attributable?1. The anaerobic conditions associated with rice cultivation cause the emission of methane.2. When nitrogen based fertilisers are used, nitrous oxide is emitted from the cultivated soil.Which of the statements given above is/are correct?