Environmental Protection Act (CBSE-NET (UGC) Environmental Science (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 6 - 11 of 16

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Question number: 6

» Environmental Protection Act » Water ( Prevention and Control of Pollution ) Act, 1974 Amended 1988

Appeared in Year: 2015

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Which act provided provisions for enforcing levy and collection of a tax on water consumed by industries? (June)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Public Liability Insurance Act 1991

b.

Water (prevention and control of pollution) Act 1974

c.

Water (prevention and control of pollution) Cess Act 1977

d.

Environment (protection) Act 1986

Question number: 7

» Environmental Protection Act » Forest Conservation Act, 1980

Appeared in Year: 2015

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Compensatory afforestation provisions are covered under the Environment Act names as (June)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Environment Protection act, 1986

b.

Forest Conservation Act, 1980

c.

India Forest Act (revised), 1982

d.

Public Liability Insurance Act, 1981

Question number: 8

» Environmental Protection Act » Labelling Environmentally Friendly Products (Ecomark)

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Eco-labelling of commercial products is regulated by: - (June)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

ISO 14010

b.

ISO 14040

c.

ISO 14030

d.

ISO 14020

Question number: 9

» Environmental Protection Act » International and National Efforts for Environment Protection

Appeared in Year: 2015

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Project elephant was launched in the year: (June)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

1998

b.

1973

c.

1985

d.

1992

Question number: 10

» Environmental Protection Act » International and National Efforts for Environment Protection

Appeared in Year: 2015

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Champion and Seth (1968) classify Indian forests based on:

(I) Floristic Composition

(II) Precipitation

(III) Distance from Sea

Choose the correct answer: (June)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

(I), (II) and (III)

b.

(I) and (II) only

c.

(II) only

d.

(I) only

Question number: 11

» Environmental Protection Act » International and National Efforts for Environment Protection

Appeared in Year: 2009

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To generate environmental awareness, Paryavaran Vahini Scheme was launched in – (December)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

1998

b.

1992

c.

1968

d.

1994

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