Introduction of Environmental Science-Sustainable Development (CBSE-NET (UGC) Environmental Science (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 1 - 5 of 5

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Question number: 1

» Introduction of Environmental Science » Sustainable Development

Appeared in Year: 2015

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Indicators for sustainable development are:

(I) environmental pressures

(II) Environmental quality

(III) Society’s response

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

(1), (II) and (III)

b.

(II) and (III) only

c.

(1) and (ill) only

d.

(1) and (II) only

Question number: 2

» Introduction of Environmental Science » Sustainable Development

Appeared in Year: 2014

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UN Decade of Education for Sustainable Development is (December)

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

2020 – 2031

b.

2000 – 2009

c.

2010 – 2019

d.

2005 – 2014

Question number: 3

» Introduction of Environmental Science » Sustainable Development

Appeared in Year: 2015

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Which of the following is NOT one of the twelve principles of green chemistry? – (June)

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Minimize or eliminate the need for waste cleanup by emphasizing waste prevention

b.

Avoid the use and generation of hazardous substances that may harm humans or the environment

c.

Maximize use of products from green plants

d.

Minimize energy consumption

Question number: 4

» Introduction of Environmental Science » Sustainable Development

Appeared in Year: 2015

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The title of the Brundtland report is: (June)

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Our Common Future

b.

The Silent Spring

c.

Caring of Biosphere

d.

Caring for Earth

Question number: 5

» Introduction of Environmental Science » Sustainable Development

Appeared in Year: 2011

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What are the steps necessary for sustainable management of renewable resources? – (December)

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Avoiding over-exploitation and pollution of biotic systems.

b.

Strengthening the resource base and augmenting regenerability of biotic systems.

c.

Use of alternative resources.

d. All a. , b. and c. are correct

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