Biodiversity

1

Which one of the following Himalayan vegetation species is found between the altitudes of 1800 to 2600 m?

  1. Saal
  2. Chir
  3. Spruce
  4. Deodar
2

Which one among the following is the largest tiger reserve of India in terms of area of the core/critical tiger habitat?

  1. Manas
  2. Pakke
  3. Nagarjunasagar Srisailam
  4. Periyar
3

In which one of the following States is Pakhui Wildlife Sanctuary located?

  1. Arunachal Pradesh
  2. Manipur
  3. Meghalaya
  4. Nagaland
4

Which set of the following biosphere reserves in India is included in the World Network of Biosphere Reserves?

  1. Gulf of Mannar, Nokrek, Panchmarhi and Simlipal
  2. Gulf of Mannar, Kanchanjunga, Nokrek and Seshachalam
  3. Nilgiri, Nokrek, Panchmarhi and Panna
  4. Nilgiri, Nokrek, Panchmarhi and Seshachalam
5

Gir National Park is famous for

  1. Tiger
  2. Lion
  3. Migratory birds
  4. One-horn rhinoceros
6

Consider the following pairs

  • 1. Dampa Tiger Reserve: Mizoram
  • 2. Gumti Wildlife Sanctuary: Sikkim
  • 3. Saramati Peak: Nagaland

Which of the above pairs is /are correctly matched?

  1. 1 and 3 only
  2. 1, 2 and 3
  3. 2 and 3 only
  4. 1 only
7

Consider the following:

  • 1. Star tortoise
  • 2. Monitor lizard
  • 3. Pygmy hog
  • 4. Spider monkey

Which of the above are naturally found in India?

  1. 1 and 4 only
  2. 2 and 3 only
  3. 1, 2, 3 and 4
  4. 1, 2 and 3 only
8

Consider the following areas:

  • 1. Bandipur
  • 2. Bhitarkanika
  • 3. Manas
  • 4. Sunderbans

Which of the above are Tiger Reserves?

  1. 1, 2, 3 and 4
  2. 1 and 2 only
  3. 2, 3 and 4 only 
  4. 1, 3 and 4 only
9

Consider the following:

  • 1. Black-necked crane
  • 2. Cheetah
  • 3. Flying squirrel
  • 4. Snow leopard

Which of the above are naturally found in India?

  1. 1, 2, 3 and 4
  2. 1, 3 and 4 only
  3. 2 and 4 only
  4. 1, 2 and 3 only
10

Consider the following pairs:

  • 1. Loktak National Park - Manipur
  • 2. Namdapha National Park - Meghalaya
  • 3. Valley of Flowers National Park - Sikkim

Which of the pairs given above is/are correctly matched?

  1. 1 only
  2. 2 and 3 only
  3. 1 and 3 only
  4. 1, 2 and 3
11

In India, in which one of the following types of forests is teak a dominant tree species?

  1. Tropical moist deciduous forest
  2. Tropical rain forest
  3. Tropical thorn scrub forest
  4. Temperate forest With grasslands