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Dinesh Vol III Biology Pg 561 to 581

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Earth Summit of Rio de Janeiro (1992) resulted in

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Approximate percentage of endemic flowering plants in India is

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Number of ecological hot spots in the world is

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Ecological hot spots present in India are

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In India, primitive flowering plants and primitive angiosperm families occur in

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Convention on Biodiversity came into force on

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Biological diversity day is

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Number of cultivated species originated in India is

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Number of wild relatives of crop plants found in India is

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Which one of the following spice has primary home in India?

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India is secondary centre of domestication of

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India is primary centre of domestication of

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35 hot spots of the world occupy an area of

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The term hot spot for high diversity ecological regions was coined by

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Number of botanical gardens and arboreta world wide is

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Arboretum is

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Number of professionally managed zoos/ zoological parks world wide is

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Number of species growing in botanical gardens world wide is

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A sacred lake is

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Rare endangered and endemic taxa can be found intact and flourishing in

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Number of biosphere reserves in May 2002 was

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Number of biosphere reserves in India in May 2002 was

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Number of protected areas around the world is

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Number of national parks currently operating in India is

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Number of wildlife sanctuaries set up in India at present are 

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Antelope cervicapra/Black Buck is

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In India, Red Panda/Ailurus fulgens is

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Number of threatened species in 2000 Red List is

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Critically endangered plant species of India is

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Critically endangered animal species belonging to India are

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Susceptibility to extinction is due to

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Bald Eagle had been at high risk of extinction due to its

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World Conservation Union maintains

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Number of categories recognised by Red List is

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Number of animal species having become extinct since 1600 AD is

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Number of plant species known to have become extinct since 1600 AD is

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Fear of extinction of species from tropical forests is

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Mass extinction of species has occurred during

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Introduction of Nile Perch in Lake Victoria of South Africa resulted in

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A major cause of mortality of many birds visitors of aquatic habitat is

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A weed, which has invaded many forest lands of India is

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Which one is included under ecosystem services?

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A sacred plant is

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Cultivated rice has been protected from four diseases after receiving genes from

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85% of world's food is obtained from

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Endemic species of amphibians in India is

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Part of Indian land mass covered by Deccan peninsula is

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Number of biogeographical regions of India is

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Ladakh is present in biogeographical region called

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Alpha diversity is biodiversity present

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Rate of replacement of species along a gradient of habitats/communities is called 

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Biodiversity is determined by

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Number of known species of organisms on this earth is

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Percentage of insect species out of the total known organisms is

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Number of mammal species recorded in India is 

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Gymnosperm species known from India is

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Genetic diversity is related to

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A species spread over a large tract with varied environmental conditions will have

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Discovery of new species has recently picked up due to project _________.

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Which of the following means endemic?

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Those species whose populations have been seriously depleted and whose ultimate security is not assured are known as

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Dodo, an extinct flightless bird, belonged to 

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Cheetah (Acinonyx jubatus) has become extinct from

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Which one is a troublesome weed of agricultural fields?

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An endangered bird is

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Present day population of Asiatic Wild Ass is below

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In India, cold desert occurs in 

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Congress grass is

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Extinction of numerous wild animals is due to

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First biosphere reserve was established in 1986 at

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Limited private operations are allowed in

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A threatened species is

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MAB programme of UNESCO was launched in

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MAB is

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Silent valley having rare plants and animals is located in

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Black Buck is not allowed to be hunted by

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New approach to conservation is establishment of

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Gir National Park is famous for

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In a national park, protection is provided to

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Ranganathittoo Sanctuary (Mysore) is known for population of

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Whale washed ashore will die because of

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Which animal has become extinct from India?

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Which animal should be protected?

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Lions are found in

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Wildlife is destroyed most when

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Ranthambore National Park is situated in

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National Park associated with Rhinoceros is

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Animals and plants are best protected in 

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Troublesome American water weed found in India is

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Kanha National Park is famous for

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Identify the correct match for tiger reserve and its state.

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Which of the following is a matching sanctuary?

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National Wildlife (Protection) Act was formulated during

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First national park of India is

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Breeding place of Flamingo (Hansawar) in India is

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Bandipur (Karnataka) National Park is site of

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Biosphere reserve project was started in India during

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Decrease in species diversity in tropical countries is mainly due to

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Tiger reserves in India for Project Tiger are

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Siberian Crane is a regular visitor of bird sanctuary

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Plant species on verge of extinction due to over-exploitation is

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WWF-N has logo for conservation of

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Red Data Book or IUCN Red List provides data on

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Kanha National Park is located in

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Dhudhwa National Park is located in

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Which communities are more vulnerable to invasion by outside plants and animals?

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Which of the following has high extinction prospects?

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Which of the following will help most in conservation of wildlife?

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A species restricted to a given area is

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Which is mainly responsible for extinction of wildlife?

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Biosphere reserves are being threatened with 

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Largest living lemur, Indri indri occurs in

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Endangered plant species are conserved through

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Animal species protected in Kaziranga National Park is

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Which one is endangered species?

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Dachigam sanctuary is associated with conservation of

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Jim Corbette national park is known for

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Rajaji national park is located in

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Which one is an endangered animal?

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Which one is an endangered species of India?

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World Wildlife Week is observed in

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The area where wild population, traditional life styles and genetic resources are protected is

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In which zone is limited human activity permitted?

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What is the national tree of India?

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The organisation which has published Red Data Book is

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The map gives the former and present distribution. Which one of the following it could be?

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Number of plant species estimated to be present in India is 

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Which one is endangered member of flora?

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The taxon likely to join the category of endangered category in near future is

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Ex situ conservation is carried out in

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Asiatic lion is

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A threatened species is

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Species very near to extinction, if conservation measures are not promptly taken is

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Species listed in Red Data Book are

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Similipal is

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What is true of national park?

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What is most effective way to conserve plant diversity of an area?

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If at high altitudes, birds become rare, the plants likely to disappear are

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In case of extinction of Bengal Tiger

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Which one is a rhinoceros reserve?

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Most biodiversity rich zone in India is

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Wildlife is

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Hot spots of biodiversity are areas with

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An in situ method of conservation is

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Biodiversity act of India was passed by Parliament in

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According to IUCN Red List, what is the status of Red Panda (Ailurus fulgens)?

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Which one is a correct matching of a plant, its habitat and the forest type where it normally occurs?

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One of the ex-situ conservation methods for endangered species is

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Which pair of geographical area shows maximum diversity in our country?

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Which of the following is not done in a wildlife sanctuary?

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Sunderbans contain

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Dachigam sanctuary is located in

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Various forms of life should be conserved as they

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Which one is a hot spot of biodiversity?

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Which plant and animal represent endangered organisms in India?

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Diversity observed in an entire geographical area, is called gamma diversity.

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World biodiversity day is

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In India, we find mangoes with different flavours, colours, fibre content, sugar content and shelf life. The large variation is due to 

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Biosphere reserves differ from national parks and wildlife sanctuaries in

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Which is critically endangered animal species?

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Quinine is obtained from

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Which one is correct pair?

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Distribution of organisms in different parts is

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Which one is connected with management of zoo in India?

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Germplasm conservation at liquid nitrogen temperature is

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Taxol is extracted from 

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Drugs obtained from plants are mostly 

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A plant used to treat bone fractures is

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Which one is used in cosmetics?

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Medicine for respiratory problems is got from

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Main cause of extinction of species from tropical areas is

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Diversity of habitats over the total geographical area is

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A taxon likely to become endangered, if prevailing conditions persist is

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Western Ghats have come under the category of hotspot because of

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Which one is a biosphere reserve?

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A new approach to conservation is establishment of

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Mangrove tiger occurs in

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Species endangered due to low reproduction rate is

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In India, red list of plant species is prepared by

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Which one is odd combination of habitat and particular animal?

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Exotic species introduced in India are

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Hot spot is related to

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Beta diversity is diversity

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Tropical rain forests are disappearing fast from developing countries such as India.

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What is present expansion of WWF?

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Correct statement about wildlife conservation are:
(a) Maintaining ecological processes
(b) Enriching wildlife diversity with exotic species
(c) Preventing migration of species
(d) Maintaining diversity of life

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Habitat loss and fragmentation, over-exploitation, alien species invasion and co-extinction are causes for

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Venue and year of Earth Summit on conservation of biodiversity was

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Pick up a zone of our country considered as hotspot of biodiversity and regarded as 'Cradle of speciation'

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Plants like Aegle marmelos, Ocimum sanctum and Ficus religiosa are designated as

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A species is categorised as endemic when it is

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Which one is non-existing programme?

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India became a party to convention on biological diversity in

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Peculiar primitive animals found in Madagascar but absent in Africa are

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Gene library consists of

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A hot spot in India is

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Which one is not observed in biodiversity hotspot?

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All the following are included under in situ conservation, except

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Most of the endangered species are victims of 

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Which national park is the new home of Indian one-horned rhinoceros?

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A taxon facing an extremely high risk of extinction in the wild in immediate future is known as

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Core zone, buffer zone and manipulation zone are found in

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Largest tiger population occurs in

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Which one of the following is not connected with wildlife conservation?

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Chipko movement was launched for the protection of

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Tiger is not a resident in which of the following national park?

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A plant endemic to India is 

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Which one is not an endangered species?

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Establishment of National Parks and sanctuaries is a strategy for

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Which of the following practices has caused maximum damage to the diversity of Indian forests?

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Indian share in global species diversity is about

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Conservation of organisms in a natural habitat is called 

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The term - diversity refers to

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Islands have higher number of endemic species as they are separated from other land masses by

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Project Tiger in India was launched in

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Which one is famous for hosting thousands of migratory birds coming from Siberia every winter?

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Who gave rivet popper hypothesis?

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Evil quartet is related to

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IUCN stands for

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Hot spots of biodiversity means

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Indian Rhinoceros is a natural inhabitant of which of the Indian states?

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Which of the following is included in those species which are likely to become extinct?

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Interior region of biosphere where the natural environment is maintained, biodiversity and genetic complex is protected and human activity is forbidden is known as 

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Brow Antlered Deer is found in

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The only floating national park in the world is

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Sacred groves are found in

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Species endangered but with unknown cause is

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An animal surviving only in a particular area is

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India now has

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A large undisturbed area where wildlife is protected in its natural habitat is 

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Which of the following is incorrect?

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Which one is referred as lungs of planet earth?

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Germplasm collection is

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India became a party to Convention on Biological Diversity in

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A collection of plants and seeds having diverse alleles of all the genes of a crop is

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Which one shows maximum genetic diversity in India?

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Biodiversity of geographical region represents

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In situ germplasm conservation, is done by 

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Coffee and quinine are obtained from plants of

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Which is the best method of germplasm conservation?

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Which is not included under in situ conservation?

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Sacred groves are useful in

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Select correct statement about biodiversity.

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Kanha National Park is located in and is famous for

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The fruit of which of the following plant is capable of producing biodiesel?

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Which region is rich in species diversity?

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Arrange in ascending order on the basis of numbers in India.
(1) Biosphere reserves (2) Hotspots (3) National Parks (4) Wildlife sanctuaries

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The relation between species richness and area is correctly depicted by

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Choose the wrongly matched pair.

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Which is not a wildlife conservation project?

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Which one has the largest species variety in India?

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Population limited to a particular area is known as ________.

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There are approx 35 biodiversity hot spots in the world.

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Which is an endemic plant?

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A plant yielding both oil and fibre is

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Introduction of new species in an ecosystem leads to

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Which one is not used for ex-situ plant conservation?

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The largest tiger reserve in India is

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The term biodiversity is related to 

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Percentage of angiosperms of all the threatened species is

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Gir Lion Sanctuary project was started in

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Which one is a biodiversity hotspot?

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White lions are getting extinct and can be protected by

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Which scientist proposed alphaα types species diversity?

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Which point is considered during granting of biopatent?

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Kokkarebellur bird sanctuary is located in 

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Oran is a

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India is one of the twelve megadiversity countries with ______ of genetic resources of the world.

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Which is not an invasive species?

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Now-a-days, the biodiversity is declining with an accelerated rate.

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Podophyllum is

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Which one has undergone anthropogenic extinction?

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Select the pair which contains a fodder and a medicinal plant. 

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Who observed that within a region, species richness increased with increasing explored area but only upto a limit?

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Which of the following is referred as Evil Quartet with reference to loss of biodiversity?

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Which one has become endangered due to extinction of Dodo (Raphus cucullatus)?

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Which of the following statements is correct?

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Which of the following is an example of alien species invading a new ecosystem resulting in biodiversity losses?

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According to IUCN Red List, during the last two decades, the maximum increase in the number of threatened species is among

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In IUCN Red List (2004), extinction of 784 species includes

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The concept of hotspot was first introduced by

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Management of National Park is controlled by

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The objective of Ramsar Convention was

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Maximum biodiversity is found in

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Match the lists and find the correct option.

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One of the following statements is incorrect with reference to biodiversity. Identify it.

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One of the chief reasons among the following for the depletion in the number of species making it endangered is

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According to Robert Constanza, 50% of the total cost for ecosystem services goes to

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Find the wrongly matched pair.

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Which among these is not an ex situ conservation strategy?

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Just as a person moving from Delhi to Shimla to escape the heat of hot summer, thousands of migratory birds from Siberia and other extremely cold northern regions move to___________.

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An example of ex situ conservation is

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Given here is representation of global diversity of invertebrates. What groups of four portions (a- d) represent respectively?

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The scientific name of snow leopard is

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Which one of the following is an in situ method of biodiversity conservation?

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Which one of the following is wrong?

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The Red Data Book records

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An area is declared as hot spot, when

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Which of the following regions of our country are known for their rich biodiversity?

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Endangered plant species are conserved through

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Nasikabatrachus is _______ discovered from ________.

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A red list of endangered species is maintained by

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Pollen grains can be stored in a viable condition for many years in which of the following conditions?

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17 biosphere reserve in India is

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Write the correct sequence of genetic diversity?

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Find the wrongly matched pair.

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Match the columns and find the correct option

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A fish, Nile Perch, introduced into Lake Victoria in East-Africa led to extinction of chichilid fishes in the lake. This is example for

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Given here is representation of the extent of global diversity of vertebrates. What groups do the portions represent?

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Find the wrongly matched pair.

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Which of the following is not an ex-situ conservation?

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Which of the following methods does not fall into ex situ conservation of biodiversity?

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The number of taxa present within a particular area or an ecosystem is

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In situ conservation is an ideal conservation strategy for biodiversity.

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Palamau (Betla) national park is situated in 

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Which statement is not true about biodiversity in India?

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Which of the following is a result of habitat destruction, poaching, climate change and lack of resource management?

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Which of the following is the name of genus of the national flower of India?

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The concept of 'Biosphere Reserve' was evolved by 

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Which of these programmes is used to conserve a species from extinction?

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Identify the ecologist from the given hints. 
(i) He carried out long-term ecosystem experiments using outdoor plots.
(ii) In his experiments, he showed that increased diversity contributed to higher productivity.

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Which one of the following is not an in situ conservation method?

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Which of the following is the most important cause of animals and plants being driven to extinction?

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Which one of the following is the national aquatic animal of India?

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Which of the following is correctly matched?

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Which of the following national parks is home to the famous deer Hangul?

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India has ten biogeographic zones. Therefore, our country is

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In which states Corbett tiger reserve is situated?

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Marine invertebrates are protected in 

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Nanda Devi Biosphere reserve is found in

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Wild Rice / Oryza nivara helped in introducing in cultivated rice the trait of ____________.

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Population of California Candor is declining due to

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Dehang Debang biosphere reserve is located in 

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Symbol of WWF is

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Spring-bok is a

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Choose the endangered species.

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Kanha Biosphere Reserve is established in

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Cold desert of India occurs in

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