Quiz | Jatin Verma’s IAS Academy
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Q1

With reference to ‘Sustainable Environment and Ecological Development Society’, consider the following statements: 

1. It is an autonomous organization under the Ministry of Environment and Forests.

2. It strives to protect the lives and livelihoods of people exposed to disasters.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct? 

 

Q2

Which of the following are objectives of enacted the Wildlife (Protection) Act 1972?

1. Establishment of protected areas

2. Prohibition of the capturing, killing, poisoning or trapping of wild animals

3. Management of zoos

Select the correct answer using the codes given below:

 

Q3

With reference to the Bombay Natural History Society (BNHS), consider the following statements:

1. It was established under the aegis of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization.

2. Its primary objective is to maintain the Natural World Heritage Sites of India recognized by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

 

Q4

With reference to Globally Important Agricultural Heritage Systems (GIAHS), consider the following statements:

1. Food and agricultural organization (FAO) accords the status of GIAHS.

2. GIAHS aims to eliminate Nomadic and semi-nomadic pastoral systems and create a market economy with the help of traditional knowledge.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

 

Q5

With reference to BirdLife International, consider the following statements:

1. It is an intergovernmental organisation established under the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP).

2. It is the official listing authority for birds for the World Conservation Union’s Red List of threatened species.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

 

Q6

The National Action Plan on Climate Change (NAPCC) includes which of the following programs?

1. National Mission on Sustainable Habitats

2. National Food Security Mission

3. National Mission on Strategic Knowledge on Climate Change

4. National Mission for Sustaining the Himalayan Ecosystem

Select the correct answer using the code given below:

 

Q7

Which one of the following statements correctly describes ‘the Montreux Records’?

 

Q8

With reference to the National Environmental Engineering Research Institute or NEERI, consider the following statements:

1. It is a non-government and not-for-profit research institute.

2. It is a participatory in the National Air Quality Monitoring Programme.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

 

Q1.

With reference to ‘Sustainable Environment and Ecological Development Society’, consider the following statements: 

1. It is an autonomous organization under the Ministry of Environment and Forests.

2. It strives to protect the lives and livelihoods of people exposed to disasters.

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
Q2.

Which of the following are objectives of enacted the Wildlife (Protection) Act 1972?

1. Establishment of protected areas

2. Prohibition of the capturing, killing, poisoning or trapping of wild animals

3. Management of zoos

Select the correct answer using the codes given below:

 

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

With reference to the Bombay Natural History Society (BNHS), consider the following statements:

1. It was established under the aegis of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization.

2. Its primary objective is to maintain the Natural World Heritage Sites of India recognized by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization.

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
Q4.

With reference to Globally Important Agricultural Heritage Systems (GIAHS), consider the following statements:

1. Food and agricultural organization (FAO) accords the status of GIAHS.

2. GIAHS aims to eliminate Nomadic and semi-nomadic pastoral systems and create a market economy with the help of traditional knowledge.

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
Q5.

With reference to BirdLife International, consider the following statements:

1. It is an intergovernmental organisation established under the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP).

2. It is the official listing authority for birds for the World Conservation Union’s Red List of threatened species.

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.

The National Action Plan on Climate Change (NAPCC) includes which of the following programs?

1. National Mission on Sustainable Habitats

2. National Food Security Mission

3. National Mission on Strategic Knowledge on Climate Change

4. National Mission for Sustaining the Himalayan Ecosystem

Select the correct answer using the code given below:

 

a) 1, 2 and 3 only
b) 1, 3 and 4 only
c) 2 and 4 only
d) 1, 2, 3 and 4
Q7.

Which one of the following statements correctly describes ‘the Montreux Records’?

 

a) List of all Wetlands recognized under the Ramsar Conventions.
b) List of Wetlands where changes in ecological character have occurred, are occurring or are likely to occur due to human interference.
c) List of all Wetlands given the status of ‘World Heritage Site and 'Natural World Heritage Sites'.
d) List of all Freshwater Wetlands famous for migratory birds.
Q8.

With reference to the National Environmental Engineering Research Institute or NEERI, consider the following statements:

1. It is a non-government and not-for-profit research institute.

2. It is a participatory in the National Air Quality Monitoring Programme.

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