GS Prelims - Environment and Ecology

Last updated: Jul 03, 2017

Prelims MCQ Topics Autecology and Synecology, Smallest and Largest Ecological Units, Ecosystem and Ecosystem Services, Biomes Features, Difference between Biosphere and Ecosphere, Similarities / Differences between Biomes and Ecozones, Ecological Niche, Difference between Niche and Habitat, Ecological Equivalents, Narrow Niche and Broad Niche, Food Chain and Food Webs, Various Trophic…
Last updated: Jul 03, 2017

Important Prelims MCQ Topics Distribution of Biodiversity, Importance of Biodiversity, Ex situ / In Situ Conservation, Convention on Biological Diversity, Cartagena Protocol, Nagoya Protocol, Biosafety Clearing House, Advanced Informed Agreement, Aichi Targets, CITES, Bonn Convention, Biodiversity Hotspots, Biodiversity Hotspots in India, Biodiversity Act 2002, National Biodiversity Authority, Biodiversity Heritage Sites,…
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Important Prelims MCQ Topics Wetlands in India, Types of Indian Wetlands, Ramsar Convention, India’s Ramsar sites, State of Forests Report – 2015, Forest Area versus Forest Cover, Types of Forest Covers, Forest Rights Act 2006, Forest Village and a Revenue Village, Coral Reefs in India. Wetlands Wetlands India has over…
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Prelims MCQ Topics Primary and Secondary Topics, Formation of Ground Level Ozone, Green House Effect, Various Factors Affecting Green House Effects, Anti-Green House Effect, Ozone Depletion - Process and various Factors, Vienna Convention, Acid Rain - Chemsitry and Impacts, Land Degradation, Shifting Cultivation, Soil Pollution, Indiscriminate Use of Fertilizers, Vermicompost,…
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Prelims MCQ Topics Constitutional Provisions on Environment, Air pollution control areas, Air Quality Control and Monitoring, National Air Quality Index, Water in Constitution of India, Inter-State Water Disputes, National Green Tribunal, Coastal Regulation Zone Notification, Eco-sensitive Zones, Fly Ash, Environmental Impacts of Concrete, Indicator Species, Photochemical Smog, Environmental Concerns of…
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Prelims MCQ Topics Climate Forcing, Radiation Balance of Earth, Carbon Cycle and Global Carbon Budget, Ocean Acidification, Carbon Footprint, Carbon sequestration, Blue Carbon, El-Nino and La Nina, Indian Ocean Dipole, Walker circulation, Madden-Julian Oscillation, Pacific Decadal Oscillation, United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change, Kyoto Protocol and Paris Agreement. Climate…
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Model Questions Prelims MCQ Topics Ecosystem Approach, Ecophene, Various stages of Ecological Succession, Commensalism and Mutualism, Pioneer Community, Captive Breeding, First and Second Generation Alcohols, Categories in IUCN Red List of Threatened Species, India’s Natural World Heritage Sites, Biological Nitrogen Fixation, Oxygen-18 use in Palaeoclimatology, Salt Mines use in Radioactive…