Endangered and Threatened Species-Biodiversity and Conservation (CBSE-NET (UGC) Environmental Science (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 1 - 6 of 10

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Question number: 1

» Endangered and Threatened Species » Biodiversity and Conservation » National Parks and Sanctuaries

Appeared in Year: 2015

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Species diversity show a marked pattern as one moves from equator to the poles. Species (June)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Decreases as one moves from equator to poles

b.

Increases as one moves towards the poles from the equator

c.

Is highest in the arctic and Antarctic regions

d.

Remains constant as one moves from equator to poles

Question number: 2

» Endangered and Threatened Species » Biodiversity and Conservation » Definition

Appeared in Year: 2015

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Blue whale is placed under the category of: (June)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

extinct species

b.

Vulnerable species

c.

Endangered species

d.

Critically endangered species

Question number: 3

» Endangered and Threatened Species » Biodiversity and Conservation » Strategies for Biodiversity Conservation

Appeared in Year: 2014

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Endemic species are (December)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Continuously distributed globally

b.

Uniformly distributed across the landscape

c.

Restricted to a particular area

d.

Widely distributed

Question number: 4

» Endangered and Threatened Species » Biodiversity and Conservation » National Parks and Sanctuaries

Appeared in Year: 2011

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Which one is not matched correctly? (June NET Paper 2)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Ranthambore – Rajasthan

b.

Kaziranga – Assam

c.

Hemis High Altitude – Himachal Pradesh

d.

Periyar – Kerala

Question number: 5

» Endangered and Threatened Species » Biodiversity and Conservation » Strategies for Biodiversity Conservation

Appeared in Year: 2014

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Which of the following is the in-situ biodiversity conservation site? (December)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Botanical garden

b.

Biosphere reserve

c.

Arboretum

d.

Orchidarium

Question number: 6

» Endangered and Threatened Species » Biodiversity and Conservation » Strategies for Biodiversity Conservation

Appeared in Year: 2015

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Consider the following International agreements.

(I) The International Treaty on Plant Genetic Resources for Food and Agriculture

(II) The United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification

(III) The World Heritage Convention

Which of the above has/have a bearing on the biodiversity?

Choose the correct answer: (June)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

(I) and (II) only

b.

(I), (II) and (III)

c.

(I) and (III) only

d.

(III) only

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