Environment, Ecology & Biodiversity MCQs

Environment, Ecology & Biodiversity Multiple choice questions for GK paper in SSC, NDA, CDS, UPSC, UPPSC and State PSC Examinations.

41. Which among the following multilateral environment agreements (MEAs) is not correctly paired with the respective issue it deals with ?

[A] Montreal Protocol of 1987 – Ozone Depleting Substances.
[B] Bonn Convention of 1979 – The conservation of Migratory Species
[C] Basel Convention of 1989 – Regulation of transboundary movement,transit, handling and use of Living Modified Organisms.
[D] Rotterdam Convention of 1998 – Consensual International Trade in certain Hazardous Chemicals and Pesticides.

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42. The Union Home Minister had recently reviewed the functioning of the Sashastra Seema Bal. SSB was previously known as _______.

[A] Special Service Bureau
[B] Secret Service Bureau
[C] Strategic Support Branch
[D] Sashastra Seema Ayog

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43. Which company has recently partnered with the Union Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs for the implementation of DAY-NULM scheme?

[A] Amazon
[B] Google
[C] Flipkart
[D] Microsoft

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44. The 27th edition of National Children’s Science Congress was recently organised in which Indian city?

[A] New Delhi
[B] Bengaluru
[C] Bhopal
[D] Thiruvananthapuram

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45. What is the theme of the New Delhi World Book Fair 2020, to be held from January 4 to 12, 2020?

[A] Gandhi: The Writers’ Writer
[B] Gandhi: The Nation’s Honour
[C] Remembering Mahatma
[D] Celebrating Mahatma

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46. Which Union Ministry recently set up a new division called the ‘New, emerging and strategic technologies (NEST) division’?

[A] Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology
[B] Ministry of Communication
[C] Ministry of External Affairs
[D] Ministry of Defence

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47. Who won the men’s gold medal in 10-metre air pistol in the 63rd National shooting Championship?

[A] Saurabh Chaudhary
[B] Sarabjot Singh
[C] Abhishek Verma
[D] Shiva Narwal

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48. Amazon recently partnered with which leading retail Group of India, to deepen its market presence?

[A] Future Group
[B] D-Mart
[C] Mahindra Retail
[D] Big Basket

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49. Which state announced to set up the Vikram Sarabhai Children Innovation Centre?

[A] Karnataka
[B] Gujarat
[C] Andhra Pradesh
[D] Kerala

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50. What is the name of India’s first indigenous aircraft carrier, which is being built at Cochin?

[A] Virat
[B] Veera
[C] Vikrant
[D] Vikram

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