MCQs 31 Dec 2019

MCQs 31 Dec 2019

  1. Name a mammal that thrives on carion and carcass of animals. It is represented by a single species in the family in India, However , 5 fossil species have been identified in siwalik deposites:

(a)Striped Hyena


(c) Chausingha

 (d)None of the above

  • Name the National Park in Maharashtra that shares the boundary with a national park of same name in MP.

(a)Sanjay Gandhi NP

(b)Pench NP

(c)Melghat NP


  • Which sanctuary was formed to protect the Gharial and stretches across three states- MP, UP And Rajasthan?

       (a)National Chambhal Sanctuary


        (c)Bori sanctuary

        (d)Pachmarhi sanctuary

  • Which resident duck of tropical evergreen forests of North-east India is currently facing the threat of extinction?

(a)Spotbill Duck

(b)Tree Duck

(c)Tufted Duck

 (d)Whitewinged Wood Duck

  • Which of the following animals have tusks?

(a)The Dugong

 (b)Killer whale

 (c)Sperm whale

 (d)None of the above

30 Dec 5 MCQs

Q.1 Which Tiger Reserve forms the north-eastern limit of the Indian tigers’?





Q.2 In the delta region of which river is the Coringa WLS situated?

  1. Krishna
  2. Kaveri
  3. Godavari
  4. Mahanadi

Q.3 What is the reason for the ascent of tree line of the Estern HIMALYAS in comparison to the Western Himalayas?

  1. Rich soil
  2. Higher humidity and rainfall
  3. Latitude variation
  4. Longitude variation

Q.4 Why there is a need for constant infusion of wild genes in the cultivated species?

  1. To maintain the genetic diversity of cultivated plants
  2. To increase disease resistance in cultivars
  3. None of the above
  4. Both a and b

Q.5 People of which tribe in Kerala cure their urinary disorders by the seeds of wild banana?

  1. Kol
  2. Irula
  3. Kadar
  4. Kuriche