Quiz | Jatin Verma’s IAS Academy
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Q1

Which of the following is/are responsible for climate change?

1. Volcanism

2. Sunspots 

3. Solar eclipses

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Q2

Which of the following may happen due to Global warming and the greenhouse effect?

1. Reduce the yield of crops.

2. Reduce grain size

3. Delayed maturation of crops

4. Thinner and more fragile shells marine organisms

Select the correct answer using the code given below:

 

Q3

Consider the following gases:

1. Chlorofluorocarbon

2. Nitrogen dioxide

3. Carbon monoxide

4. Carbon dioxide

5. Methane 

Which of the above gases is/are considered as 'Greenhouse gas’?

 

Q4

Which one of the following correctly describes the term 'ecological balance'?

 

Q5

Consider the following statements:

1. Carbon dioxide can increase the amount of water vapour in the atmosphere.

2. The amount of water vapour in the air at any given time is strongly related to the amount of greenhouse gases in the air.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

 

Q6

Which of the following is/are effects of climate change on food security, consider the following statements:

1. Pole ward spread of pests and diseases in both hemispheres.

2. Increased frequency of extreme climatic events will reduce crop production.

3. Acidification of oceans will disturb the marine food chain.

Select the correct answer using the code given below:

 

Q7

 Which of the following is/are effects of global warming?

1. Rise of sea level.

2. Increase of the temperature near the ocean surface.

3. Drastic fall in precipitation of water and soil moisture.

Select the correct answer using the code given below:

 

Q8

Which of the following Geoengineering methods can be used to address climate change?

1. Reducing cloud brightness

2. Ocean fertilization

3. Reducing surface brightness

4. Algae-coated buildings 

Select the correct answer using the code given below:

 

Q1.

Which of the following is/are responsible for climate change?

1. Volcanism

2. Sunspots 

3. Solar eclipses

Select the correct answer using the code given below:

 

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

Which of the following may happen due to Global warming and the greenhouse effect?

1. Reduce the yield of crops.

2. Reduce grain size

3. Delayed maturation of crops

4. Thinner and more fragile shells marine organisms

Select the correct answer using the code given below:

 

a) 1, 3 and 4 only
b) 2, 3 and 4 only
c) 2 and 3 only
d) 1, 2, 3 and 4
Q3.

Consider the following gases:

1. Chlorofluorocarbon

2. Nitrogen dioxide

3. Carbon monoxide

4. Carbon dioxide

5. Methane 

Which of the above gases is/are considered as 'Greenhouse gas’?

 

a) 1, 2, 4 and 5 only
b) 1 and 4 and 5 only
c) 3, 4 and 5 only
d) 1, 2, 3 and 4 only
Q4.

Which one of the following correctly describes the term 'ecological balance'?

 

a) The number of individuals of a species in an environment divided by the total land area, or water volume, of that environment.
b) The balance between endemic species and alien species in an ecosystem.
c) The natural phenomenon of balancing population growth when it nears the carrying capacity.
d) A stable balance in the numbers of each species in an ecosystem which takes place only through natural succession.
Q5.

Consider the following statements:

1. Carbon dioxide can increase the amount of water vapour in the atmosphere.

2. The amount of water vapour in the air at any given time is strongly related to the amount of greenhouse gases in the air.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

 

a) 1 only
b) 2 only
c) Both 1 and 2
d) Neither 1 nor 2
Q6.

Which of the following is/are effects of climate change on food security, consider the following statements:

1. Pole ward spread of pests and diseases in both hemispheres.

2. Increased frequency of extreme climatic events will reduce crop production.

3. Acidification of oceans will disturb the marine food chain.

Select the correct answer using the code given below:

 

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

 Which of the following is/are effects of global warming?

1. Rise of sea level.

2. Increase of the temperature near the ocean surface.

3. Drastic fall in precipitation of water and soil moisture.

Select the correct answer using the code given below:

 

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

Which of the following Geoengineering methods can be used to address climate change?

1. Reducing cloud brightness

2. Ocean fertilization

3. Reducing surface brightness

4. Algae-coated buildings 

Select the correct answer using the code given below:

 

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