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What change has the Green Movement brought about after its initiation?
It has made people aware about climate change
It has emerged as a political party
It has changed our perception about the world
It has saved a lot of animals and other organisms
Which one of the following statements is correct about Sustainable Movement?
it is the interaction between environment and organisms
it is the judicious use of natural resources for national development
it is the harmony between society and economy
it is the neglect of development in order to save the environment
Who among the following says about the four principal biological systems of the earth?
Mr L.K Jha
Lester R. Brown
What is the strongest factor responsible for deterioration of the environment?
Growth of human population
Supremacy of human beings on the earth
The role of the Green Movement raises concern about
selfishness of people and their maintenance
the survival of not only people but also the planet
the extinction of living organisms
the domination of human beings on the planet
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Where was the first nationwide Green party found?
What is the meaning of holistic and ecological view?
the preservation of the environment
saving of the water resources
What is the concept of Sustainable Development?
Development of the future
“Development that meets the needs of the present, without compromising the ability of future generations”
Science have catalogued about________ million living species with which mankind shares the earth.
In this article, Earth is compared to _______
a deadly mass
a burning ball
The World Commission on Environment & Development promoted _________
Who said that tropical forests are “the powerhouse of evolution” ?
Edgar S Woolard
L K Jha
" Are we to leave our successors a scorched planet of advancing deserts, impoverished landscapes and ailing environment"? This statement was given by______
World Commission on Environment
Brandt Report Commission
The first nationwide Green Party was founded on __________
The word that means the same as irrevocable
_________ discovered that planets revolved round the sun.
"It has been well said that forests precede mankind; deserts follow."
Man has realised the wisdom of shifting from a system based on partnership to one based on domination .
We have shifted from the mechanistic view to a holistic and ecological view of the world. Find the synonym of 'holistic'
1 Billion is ......Crores
“what goes under the pot now costs more than what goes inside it”. This means...
pot is costlier than firewood
firewood is costlier than pot
firewood is costlier than staples
pot is costlier than staples
According to Mr Lester R. Brown which among the following doesn't form the foundation of the global economic system ?
The population of India is estimated to be ......... in 1994 and ...........in 2020 approximately.
870 Million and 2.1 Billion
920 Million and 1.23 Billion
920 Million and 1.37 Billion
870 Million and 1.37 Billion
WORLD POPULATION 2020(approx.)
Laws are never respected nor enforced in India.
The problems of overpopulation directly affect our everyday life.
Of all the statements made by Margaret Thatcher during the years of her Prime Ministership, none has passed so decisively into the current coin of English usage as her felicitous words: ....Identify the quote.
“No generation has a freehold on this earth. All we have is a life tenancy — with a full repairing lease”.
“Are we to leave our successors a scorched planet of advancing deserts, impoverished landscapes and ailing environment?”
“We were saying that we are losing the forests at an acre a second, but it is much closer to an acre-and-a-half to a second”.
“We have not inherited this earth from our forefathers; we have borrowed it from our children.”
ASSERTION- Earth has its own metabolic needs and vital processeswhich needs to be respected and preserved
REASON- The Earth's vital sign reveal a patient in declining health.Our obligation to be responsible trustees of the legacy to future generation
Choose the option that applies to the two statements given above
Assertion can not be inferred but the reason can
Assertion can be inferred but the reason can not be inferred
Both assertion reason can not be inferred
Both assertion and reason can be inferred
Choose the option that correctly identify which statements are fact and which are opinion
1)The world's most dangerous animal inside the cage there is no animal but a mirror where you see yourself
2)Five fold increase in the rate of forest planting is needed to cope with the expected fuel wood demand
3)State shall endeavor to safeguard the forest and wild life of the country
4)Several species of life will face extinction as a result of destruction of tropical forest
F- 1 2& 4 and O- 1 & 3
F- 1 &4 and O- 2 & 3
F-1&2 and O- 2,3 &4
F-1 &3 and O- 2 & 4