Political Science Chapter 8 (Part 1) – Environment and Natural Resources MCQ Question Answers for Various Entrance Exams

 

1.  When was the hole in Ozone layer over Antarctica discovered?
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2. As per the Kyoto protocol, the major countries had to reduce the concentration of greenhouse gases by ________
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3. Which country does the MNC Western Mining Corporation belong to?
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4. How many nations attended United Nations Conference on Environment and Development, 1992?
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5. What is the main cause of extinction of species from the tropics?
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6. Which agreement was based on principles set out in United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC)?
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7. Which of the following is NOT a treaty for the global commons?
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8. What was the name of the list of development practices issued at the Rio Summit?
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9. When is World Environment day celebrated?
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10. Which of the following is NOT a global common?
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11. When was the book 'Limits to growth' published?
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12. United Nations Conference on Environment and Development 1992 was also known as _________
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13. Where was the United Nations Conference on Environment and Development 1992 held?
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14. Which of the following is a global common?
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15. Which out of the following can be termed as the concept of 'sustainable development'?
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16. Since 1959 activities in Antarctic region have been limited. Which of the following is NOT one of the three activities that are allowed here?
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17. When did India sign and ratify the Kyoto Protocol?
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18. Kyoto is a city in _____
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19. What was the title of Brundtland Report of 1987?
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20. When was the World Council of Indigenous people formed?
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