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Question 1 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
non liquid waste from homes and businesses [UGC NET Examination-2006] [Himachal Pradesh State Eligibility Test (HP SET)-2017]
A
Municipal Solid Waste
B
Industrial Waste
C
Hazardous Waste
D
Wastewater
Question 2 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
How far above the water table is a landfill required to be? [UGC NET Examination-2006] [Goa State Eligibility Test (Goa SET)-1993]
A
6 feet
B
12 feet
C
3 feet
D
no regulation
Question 3 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
All of these are DISEASES caused by polluted water except, [UGC NET Examination-1990] [Rajasthan State Eligibility Test (Rajasthan SET)-2003]
A
Diarrhoea
B
Cholera
C
Typhoid
D
Headaches
Question 4 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
The process of burning municipal solid wastes under suitable temperature and conditions in a specific furnace is called? [UGC NET Examination-2002] [Chhattisgarh State Eligibility Test (CG SET)-1984]
A
Landfill
B
Recycling
C
Incineration
D
Vermicomposting
Question 5 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
Based on the third video on the Treatment and Recovery of Hazardous Waste, what are the examples of waste that are take charge for disposal/recovery in full compliance? [UGC NET Examination-1988] [Uttarakhand State Eligibility Test (USET)-1998]
A
Batteries, Paint
B
Industrial effluents
C
Both A & B
D
None of the above
Question 6 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
Two forms of waste disposal are incineration and [UGC NET Examination-2016] [Punjab State Eligibility Test (Punjab SET)-2000]
A
transportation
B
heating and cooling
C
landfill
D
None of the above
Question 7 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
Rainwater falling on a dump dissolves chemicals from the wastes, forming a liquid called ..... that could pollute rivers, streams, and groundwater. [UGC NET Examination-2022] [Haryana State Eligibility Test (Haryana SET)-2012]
A
liquid waste
B
trash effluent
C
leachate
D
runoff
Question 8 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
An open-drain system is a breeding place for which of the following. [UGC NET Examination-1987] [CSIR UGC NET Examination-1988]
A
Flies
B
Mosquitoes
C
Organisms which cause diseases
D
All of these
Question 9 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
DISCRIMINATION: Which of the following is not provided under the cultural services of the ecosystem? [UGC NET Examination-1999] [ASRB NET Examination-1988]
A
tourism
B
recreation
C
aesthetic experience
D
carbon sequestration
Question 10 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
This is a process by which fine mineral particles get the water dirty. [UGC NET Examination-1981] [Maharashtra State Eligibility Test (MH SET)-1988]
A
siltation
B
leachate
C
acid mine drainage
D
solid, liquid, gaseous wastes
Question 11 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
While expensive and inefficient now, the removal of salt from ocean water may help create more potable water in the future [UGC NET Examination-1994] [West Bengal State Eligibility Test (WB SET)-1989]
A
water transport
B
towing icebergs
C
desalination plants
D
xeriscaping
Question 12 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
Consider the following Statements:
  1. Incineration is the process of burning liquid waste at a very high temperature.
  2. Although recycling requires energy and can create pollution of some sort, it always make sense, no matter the material.
  3. Industrial Waste also includes medical waste
Which of the following statement(s) is/are true? [UGC NET Examination-1995] [UGC NET EXAMINATION-2005]
A
Only 1, 2
B
Only 1, 2, 3
C
Only 3,
D
Only 2, 3
Question 13 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
Following are the examples of industry wastes except, [UGC NET Examination-2017] [Kerala State Eligibility Test (Kerala SET)-1990]
A
Water
B
Alkali
C
Thinner
D
Acid
Question 14 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
Often water must be treated to become ....., safe to drink [UGC NET Examination-1995] [Karnataka State Eligibility Test (KSET)-2005]
A
pathogen
B
potable
C
clarified
D
bonifide
Question 15 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
A(n) ..... is specially designed to safely hold municipal solid waste, construction debris, and some types of agricultural and industrial waste. [UGC NET Examination-2003] [Tamil Nadu State Eligibility Test (TNSET)-2003]
A
sanitary landfill
B
open dump
C
waste pit
D
dumpster
Question 16 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
Most recycling focuses on four major categories of products. Which one of these is NOT one of them? [UGC NET Examination-1983] [Goa State Eligibility Test (Goa SET)-2013]
A
paper
B
plastic
C
chemicals
D
glass
Question 17 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
..... is the wastewater containing suspended impurities [UGC NET Examination-1987] [Uttarakhand State Eligibility Test (USET)-2004]
A
Clarified water
B
Sewage
C
Either (A) or (B)
D
Neither (A) nor (B)
Question 18 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
Examples of biodegradable waste are: [UGC NET Examination-2010] [Maharashtra State Eligibility Test (MH SET)-1991]
A
Dry flowers and leaves
B
Kitchen waste
C
Paper
D
All of the above
Question 19 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
After the clarification step in wastewater treatment, the solid waste called ..... is sold off and the liquid waste called ..... moves on the be filtered and disinfected [UGC NET Examination-1983] [AYUSH NET Examination-1993]
A
sewage and dirty water
B
sludge and effluent
C
effluent and slude
D
dirty water and sewage
Question 20 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
These are by-products resulting from human biological processes, manufacturing, materials processing, consumption of goods or any other human activity. [UGC NET Examination-2006] [Bihar State Level Eligibility Test (Bihar SLET)-2002]
A
siltation
B
leachate
C
acid mine drainage
D
solid, liquid, gaseous wastes
There are 20 questions to complete.