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Question number: 2017

» Social Science » Class-10 NCERT » Geography (Mineral and Energy Resources)

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Which fossil fuel is used to generate thermal electricity?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Coal

b.

Natural gas

c.

Petroleum

d.

All a. , b. and c. are correct

Question number: 2018

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Buying of second hand books for school and pleasure is an example of________ the mineral resource

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Recycling

b.

Reducing

c.

Reusing

d.

Depleting

Question number: 2019

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What percentage of earth’s surface is covered by land?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

70%

b.

50%

c.

10%

d.

30%

Question number: 2020

» Social Science » Class-10 NCERT » Geography (Forests and Wildlife Resources)

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In which year was the first resolution for joint forest management passed?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

1998

b.

1985

c.

1995

d.

1988

Question number: 2021

» Social Science » Class-10 NCERT » Geography (Forests and Wildlife Resources)

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I am the world’s fastest land mammal and move at a speed of 112 km/hr. I belong to the cat family. Who am I?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Tiger

b.

Leopard

c.

Lion

d.

Asiatic Cheetah

Question number: 2022

» Social Science » Class-10 NCERT » Geography (Forests and Wildlife Resources)

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This species of medicinal tree is under great threat due to over-exploitation. Name it

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Chir Pine

b.

Himalayan oak

c.

Himalayan Yew

d.

All of the above

Question number: 2023

» Social Science » Class-10 NCERT » Geography (Forests and Wildlife Resources)

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Which factor has led to the decline of India’s biodiversity

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Forest fires

b.

Hunting & Poaching

c.

Environmental pollution

d.

All a. , b. and c. are correct

Question number: 2024

» Social Science » Class-10 NCERT » Geography (Forests and Wildlife Resources)

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I am the second most important category in the forest classification.

I cover around 33 % of forest area in India.

Care is taken to not allow any further depletion in my area.

Which category am I?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Protected forests

b.

Reserved forests

c.

Unclassed forests

d.

Permanent forests

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