Environment

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Which one of the following is not a Biosphere Reserve?
Agasthyamalai
no
Nallamalai
yes
Nilgiri
no
Panchmarhi
no
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Which of the following have coral reefs?

1. Andaman and Nicobar Islands
2. Gulf of Kutch
3. Gulf of Mannar
4. Sunderbans
1, 2 and 3 only
yes
2 and 4 only
no
1 and 3 only
no
1, 2, 3 and 4
no
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Why is Ozone Layer important?
It absorbs greenhouse gases.
no
It protects earth from ultraviolet radiation.
yes
It maintains Earth's temperature.
no
It is a buffer against extra-terrestrial hazards
no
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What do carbon credits signify?
Credits given in the course of carbon products sales.
no
Entitlements to emit certain quantity of green house gases.
yes
Permissible amount of Carbon dioxide in the atmosphere
no
The extent of carbon required to ensure sustainable development.
no
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The purpose of Kyoto Protocol is..........
To promote tourism.
no
To contribute sustainable development.
no
To promote renewable sources of energy.
no
To put a limit on greenhouse gas emissions by states.
yes
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