Environment Quiz: Environment | 14 September 2021

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Question No. 1
Recently researchers have found a dragon tree species for the first time in which of the following state?
Question No. 2
Which of the following institution (s) is/are announced/launched the “Clean Air Initiative”?
1. Climate and Clean Air Coalition.
2. World Health Organization (WHO).
3. United Nations Environment Programme (UN Environment).
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Question No. 3
According to IUCN, which of the following vulture species is/are critically endangered?
1. White-backed vulture
2. Indian Griffon vulture
3. Bearded vulture
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Question No. 4
Consider the following statements regarding the “Aranyakas”:
1. The Arayankas were attached texts to the Vedas.
2. They are said to be compilations of ritualistic information on the birth and death cycles as well as the complexity of the soul.
Which of the statements given above is/are correct?
Question No. 5
Consider the following statements regarding the “Vedas”:
1. The word ‘Veda’ signifies knowledge and they are actually providing humans about knowledge to conduct their life on Earth.
2. The Vedas were initially handed down orally by generations to generations.
Which of the statements given above is/are correct?
Question No. 6
Consider the following statements regarding the “Jainism”:
1. It was older than Buddhism.
2. It places heavy emphasis upon ethical conduct, personal purity for the liberation of the individual Souls.
Which of the statements given above is/are correct?
Question No. 7
The “Balukhand Wildlife Sanctuary and Chandaka Wildlife Sanctuary” is sometimes seen in news is located in which of the following states?
Question No. 8
The “Sand and Sustainability: Finding new solutions for environmental governance of global sand resources” report is recently in news is released by which of the following?
Question No. 9
Consider the following statements regarding the Intergovernmental Science-Policy Platform on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services (IPBES):
1. It is an independent intergovernmental body.
2. The United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) provides secretariat services to IPBES.
3. According to the recent IPBES report that around 1 million animal and plant species are now threatened with extinction.
Which of the statements given above are correct?
Question No. 10
Which of the following product (s) is/are come (s) under the purview of e-waste management rules 2016?
1. Personal Computers
2. Refrigerators
3. Solar e-waste
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