Natural Resources | Nature Conservation, Question Paper – 06

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Sr. No.



1. The natural cause for extinction of species is
(a) Floods
(b) Hunting
(c) Industrialization
(d) Destruction of natural habitats
Answer: (a)
2. The natural resources available in limited quantity at global level is
(a) Non renewable
(b) Renewable
(c) Exhaustible
(d) Inexhaustible
Answer: (c)
3. The natural resources which are continuously consumed by man but are replenished by nature with a reasonable period of time is called
(a) Exhaustible
(b) Inexhaustible
(c) Exhaustible renewable
(d) Exhaustible non-renewable
Answer: (c)
4. The percentage of evaporation of water from land and ocean surface are respectively
(a) 16 and 84%
(b) 84 and 16 %
(c) 65 and 35%
(d) 60 and 40%
Answer: (a)
5. The recent technique used for study of vegetation is
(a) Remote sensing
(b) Field work
(c) Ground potography
(d) Observation
Answer: (a)
6. The restricted distribution of species in small area called
(a) Biome
(b) Niche
(c) Endemism
(d) Ectosphere
Answer: (c)
7. The vehicle used to carry the sensor in remote sensing is
(a) Camera
(b) Shuttle
(c) Scanner
(d) Platform
Answer: (d)
8. There is decrease in _____ because of deforestation
(a) Soil erosin
(b) Global warming
(c) Rainfall
(d) Drought
Answer: (c)
9. Which has caused maximum damage to Indian forests
(a) Selective harvesting
(b) Block cutting
(c) Taungya cultivation
(d) Jhum cultivation
Answer: (d)
10. Which of the following acts as a main source of ground water?
(a) Rain
(b) River
(c) Ocean
(d) Canals
Answer: (a)
11. Which of the following soil is the best for plant growth?
(a) Loamy soil
(b) Clay
(c) Gravel
(d) Sandy soil
Answer: (a)
12. Which of the following species is endemic?
(a) Vanda
(b) Drosera sp
(c) Gnetum ula
(d) Ginkgo biloba
Answer: (d)
13. Which one is not an exhaustible resource
(a) Solar energy
(b) Coal
(c) Rainfall
(d) Wind power
Answer: (b)
14. Which one is not endangered?
(a) Bald Eagle
(b) Giant Panda
(c) Podophyllum
(d) Mergosa
Answer: (d)
15. Which one of the following in endangered species?
(a) Cuscuta
(b) Nepenthes
(c) Datura
(d) Butea sps.
Answer: (b)

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