Environment Quiz - Green Olympiad Practice Questions 1 By: Scholastic World on 09:39 / comment : 22 Environment Quiz - Green Olympiad Practice Questions 1 A quiz on environment which will be useful for preparing for competitions like Green Olympiad. Green Olympiad sample questions, previous year green Olympiad questions 1.Which is the longest mountain range in the world? Karakoram Rockies Himalayas Andes 2.Which country ratified the Kyoto Protocol in late 2004 and thus caused it to become an international law? US Russia Japan France 3.The natural process of the atmosphere heating through the trapping of re-radiated infrared radiation is known as the green house effect thermal inversion solar heating global warming 4.About how much of the world's land area is tropical rain forests? 2 per cent 7 per cent 10 per cent 15 per cent 5.Temperate forests are likely to have which of the following species of trees? Pine Spruce Redwood All the above 6.In what type of bio-region is desertification is most likely to occur? Tropical Forests Temperate Forests Coniferous Forests Grasslands 7.Around the North Pole of Earth, tiny electrically charged particles high in the atmosphere react with rays from the sun to create beautiful sheets of light. These are called Aurora Borealis Aurora Australis Aurora Solaris None of the above 8.PVC is a very toxic form of plastic. What is the full form of PVC? Plastic vinyl compounds Polymer vinyl chloride Polyvinyl chloride Polyvinyl camphor 9.Which Bollywood actor was the ambassador of the Earth Hour 2009 in India? Shahrukh Khan Naseruddin Shah Anupam Kher Aamir Khan 10.Which of the following materials can be recovered from the recycling of soft drink cans? Paper Plastic Metal Glass Tag: environment quiz green olympiad quizzes science quiz Share !