UPTET Environmental Studies Practice Set 05: Before appearing in the exam, study these 30 important questions

UPTET Enviromental Study Practice Set 05 : After the cancellation of UPTET exam, the new exam date has been announced by the board. The new exam date of UPTET has been fixed as 23 January 2022. So all the competitive students who are preparing for this exam should speed up their preparation.

In such a situation, through this article, we have brought a collection of 30 important questions from the examinations conducted in the previous years of environmental studies. So, practice these questions thoroughly and strengthen your preparation.

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UPTET Enviromental Study Practice Set 05

UPTET Enviromental Study Practice Set 05

Question: The ecological condition of “a specific presence within a defined geographical location” is called

  • endangered
  • Pandemic
  • Sustainable
  • Endemic

Answer : 4

Question: During the decomposition of organic matter, which of the following is not produced in the soil?

  • water
  • Nutrients
  • Carbon dioxide
  • oxygen

Answer : 4

Question: The theme of World Environment Day 2018 was

  • connecting people with nature
  • raise your voice, not the ocean floor
  • defeating plastic pollution
  • consume with care

Answer : 3

Question: As a result of deforestation, the level of which of the following atmospheric gaseous constituents increases?

  • Carbon dioxide
  • water vapour
  • ozone
  • oxygen

Answer 1

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Question: Which of the following is not a water borne disease?

  • cholera
  • Typhoid
  • hepatitis
  • Tuberculosis

Answer : 4

Question: Select the pair of diseases caused by pollution.

  • Cat-Kai-Syndrome and Minamata
  • High blood pressure (hypertension) and marasmus
  • marasmus and kwashiorkor
  • Minamata and Fluorosis

Answer : 4

Question: The metal found in chlorophyll is

  • magnesium
  • cobalt
  • iron
  • Nickel

Answer 1

Question: Choose the correct statement regarding ozone

  • The percentage of ozone in our atmosphere is 7.8%
  • The ozone present in the troposphere is the “best ozone”
  • Ozone absorbs ultraviolet rays to form oxygen
  • Ozone increases the amount of chlorofluorocarbons in the stratosphere

Answer : 3

Question: ‘Agenda 21’ of the 1992 Rio Summit is related

  • through sustainable development
  • From the principle of the polluter will pay
  • from environmental education
  • protection of the ozone layer

Answer 1

Question: The energy flow in an ecosystem is

  • bidirectional
  • cyclic
  • One way
  • multidirectional

Answer: 2

Question: Which one of the following is not a murderer?

  • Mushrooms
  • Vulture
  • Termite
  • earthworm

Answer 1

Question: According to the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB), the upper limit of noise for residential areas is

  • 45 decibels
  • 75 decibels
  • 55 decibels
  • 90 decibels

Answer : 3

Question: 135 Use ‘A’ colored dustbins to dispose of biodegradable solid waste, whereas recyclable wastes are dumped in ‘B’ colored waste bins. Identify ‘A’ and ‘B’

  • A → Blue B → Green
  • A → Green B → Black
  • A→ Blue B→ Black
  • A→ Green B→ Blue

Answer : 4

Question: Which of the following is a member of more than one nutritional level?

  • snake
  • grasshopper
  • plankton
  • Man

Answer : 4

Question: Which one of the following is not a “Green Good Deed”?

  • turn off the engine at a red light
  • burn the garbage
  • Keep feed and water for birds
  • Eat different grains in the diet.

Answer: 2

Question: The correct order of wavelength from smallest to largest is

  • visible, infrared, ultraviolet
  • ultraviolet, visible, infrared
  • infrared, visible, ultraviolet
  • ultraviolet, infrared, visible

Answer: 2

Question: The award established by the Government of India for the outstanding contribution in the field of wildlife protection is

  • Gargi Award
  • Indira Gandhi Environment Award
  • Amrita Devi Bisnoi Award
  • Priyadarshini Award

Answer : 3

Question: Atmospheric green house effect is mainly caused by absorption and re-emission of which?

  • of light by the atmosphere
  • infrared radiations from the atmosphere
  • of ultraviolet rays from the surface
  • ultraviolet radiation from the atmosphere

Question: Which of the following does not reduce the ground water level?

  • insufficient rainfall
  • rising snowfall
  • Increasing number of tap-wells
  • increasing deforestation

Answer: 2

Question: The plant to be removed from the list of trees in the Indian Forest (Amendment) Act, 2017 is

  • reed
  • Date
  • Sugarcane
  • Boss

Answer : 4

Question: Select one of the following biological components of an ecosystem.

  • chlorophyll
  • plankton
  • sunlight
  • soil

Answer: 2

Question: The oil used to coat urea belongs to which plant?

  • Cotton
  • castor
  • Neem tree
  • hohoba

Answer: 2

Question: World Heritage Site of India which is located in more than one state

  • Valley of Flowers National Park
  • Mountain Railway of India
  • Sundarbans National Park
  • Kalka Shimla Railway

Answer: 2

Question: Which of the following gas is produced by anaerobic fermentation of biomass?

  • biogas
  • gas oil
  • natural gas
  • Compressed Natural Gas (CNG)

Answer 1

Question: Select the wrong statement

  • Power petrol has higher octane number than regular petrol
  • The carbon footprint is a measure of the greenhouse gases emitted by a product.
  • Afforestation and Afforestation are two words used for the same process.
  • The correct order (from bottom to top) of the four layers of the atmosphere is – troposphere, stratosphere, mesosphere, ionosphere

Answer : 3

Question: India is the first state to issue Climate Change Action Plan

  • Uttarakhand
  • Haryana
  • Kerala
  • Delhi

Answer : 4

Question: A complex food chain linked to each other is called

  • food web
  • Food Network
  • The pyramid of biomass
  • trophic level

Answer 1

Question: Which is the tree of coniferous forests?

  • Year
  • sus
  • mahogany
  • Cedar

Answer : 4

Question: An example of a conventional energy source is

  • tidal energy
  • geothermal energy
  • solar energy
  • nuclear energy

Answer : 4

Question: Select the wrong pair

  • Nilgiri Biosphere Reserve – Tamil Nadu, Kerala and Karnataka
  • Nokrek Biosphere Reserve-Mizoram
  • Simlipal Biosphere Reserve – Odisha
  • Dehang- Dewang Biosphere Reserve- Arunachal Pradesh

Answer : ?

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