Environment Quiz for classes 9,10,11,12

Environmental Quiz

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1) This book written by former US Vice President Al Gore in 2009 is the sequel to his famous documentary and book An Inconvenient Truth. Name the book.

2) Which river makes the boundary of Goa and Maharashtra?

3) The breakdown of organic matter in the soil results in the formation of a complex organic substance, which has a characteristic black or dark brown colour and enhances the fertility of the soil. Which part of soil is this?

4) Srinagar is located at the bank of…..

5) A “sink hole” is a natural depression or hole in the Earth’s surface underlain with soluble rocks. It may be referred to as a collapse of the ground into a void below caused by which one of the following?

6) Which of the following is pumped out of wells and sent to refineries where it is separated into various components and products?

7) What is a liquid mixture of complex hydrocarbon compounds called?

8) Srinagar is located at the bank of…..

9) Nuclear fission produces daughter nuclei and neutrons. What happens when these neutrons go on to split other nuclei?

10) Biosphere reserves are areas of terrestrial and coastal ecosystems which are internationally recognized within the framework of Man and the Biosphere (MAB) Programme. Of the following biosphere reserves which one is located in the states of Tamil Nadu, Kerala, and Karnataka?

11) The Jog Falls located in Karnataka is one of the highest plunge waterfalls in India. Which river creates Jog Falls?

12) This indicator is a measure of human demands on the Earth’s ecosystems. It represents the amount of biologically productive land and sea area necessary to supply the resources a human population consumes, and to assimilate associated waste. Identify the term given to this indicator.

13) The term ‘smog’ was first used in 1905 to describe the conditions of fog that contained soot or smoke in it. Smog is basically a combination of various gases with water vapour and dust. Which of the following persons used the word 'smog' for the first time?

14) Which river makes the boundary of Goa and Maharashtra?

15) ‘Limnology’ is a study of inland bodies of water and related ecosystems. Limnology divides lakes into three zones: littoral, photic, and profundal. Which of the following zones receives the least light?

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