Quiz | Jatin Verma’s IAS Academy
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Q1

Which of the following are Short-Lived Climate Pollutants?

1. Methane

2. Carbon dioxide

3. Black carbon

4. Hydrofluorocarbons

Select the correct answer using the code given below:

 

Q2

Consider the following statements about thermal pollution:

1. It reduces the oxygen capacity of the water body.

2. It reduces the growth of blue-green algae.

Which of the following statements given above is/are correct?

 

Q3

The worm called 'Tubificid' is known for? 

 

Q4

Which of the following are sources for the release of Mercury into the environment?

  1. Coal  burning
  2. Oil Refining
  3. Waste from products
  4. Cremation

Select the correct answer using the code given below:

 

Q5

The drug named ‘Diclofenac’ has been in the news, because

 

Q6

With reference to Fly Ash, which of the following statements is/are correct?

1. It can be used for the construction of structures on/underwater.

2. Utilisation of fly ash reduces CO2 emissions.

3. It improves soil microbial activities.

Select the correct answer using the code given below:

 

Q7

With reference to acid rain, consider the following statements:

1. Burning of Sulphur containing coal can contribute to acid rain.

2. Acid rain does not react with buildings made from limestone.

3. Flue Gas Desulphurisation is an effective measure to control it.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

 

Q8

India’s name in the ‘Emissions Gap Report 2019’ is seen sometimes, this report is released by

 

Q1.

Which of the following are Short-Lived Climate Pollutants?

1. Methane

2. Carbon dioxide

3. Black carbon

4. Hydrofluorocarbons

Select the correct answer using the code given below:

 

a) 1 and 2 only
b) 2 and 4 only
c) 1, 3 and 4 only
d) 2 and 3 only
Q2.

Consider the following statements about thermal pollution:

1. It reduces the oxygen capacity of the water body.

2. It reduces the growth of blue-green algae.

Which of the following statements given above is/are correct?

 

a) 1 only
b) 2 only
c) Both 1 and 2
d) Neither 1 nor 2
Q3.

The worm called 'Tubificid' is known for? 

 

a) They tend to reduce biodiversity in the area where they are prevalent.
b) They are tolerant to highly polluted water.
c) Their extract is widely used in cosmetics.
d) None of the above.
Q4.

Which of the following are sources for the release of Mercury into the environment?

  1. Coal  burning
  2. Oil Refining
  3. Waste from products
  4. Cremation

Select the correct answer using the code given below:

 

a) 3 only
b) 1 and 3 only
c) 2 and 4 only
d) 1, 2, 3 and 4
Q5.

The drug named ‘Diclofenac’ has been in the news, because

 

a) It creates antibiotic resistance in humans and animals.
b) It enters into the food chain and causes the death of vultures.
c) It is used in Poultry farming which results in the death of the human.
d) None of the above
Q6.

With reference to Fly Ash, which of the following statements is/are correct?

1. It can be used for the construction of structures on/underwater.

2. Utilisation of fly ash reduces CO2 emissions.

3. It improves soil microbial activities.

Select the correct answer using the code given below:

 

a) 2 only
b) 2 and 3 only
c) 1 and 3 only
d) 1, 2 and 3
Q7.

With reference to acid rain, consider the following statements:

1. Burning of Sulphur containing coal can contribute to acid rain.

2. Acid rain does not react with buildings made from limestone.

3. Flue Gas Desulphurisation is an effective measure to control it.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

 

a) 1 and 3 only
b) 3 only
c) 1 and 2 only
d) 1, 2 and 3
Q8.

India’s name in the ‘Emissions Gap Report 2019’ is seen sometimes, this report is released by

 

a) The World Bank
b) The United Nations Environment Programme
c) The World Meteorological Organization
d) The United Nations Development Programme