UPSC PRELIMINARY MOCK TEST 126
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1.North East Rural Livelihood Project is a central Sector scheme externally aided by World Bank and implemented in four North Eastern States namely Mizoram, Nagaland, Sikkim and Tripura.
2.North East Special Infrastructure Development Scheme aims to fill up the gaps in creation of infrastructure in specified sectors till March, 2020.
Which of the statements given above is/are correct
Both 1 and 2
Neither 1 nor 2
Both the statements are correct. "
Geographical Feature Region
- Pampas Tropical Grassland in South America
- Great Artesian Basin Africa
- Zagros Mountain West Asia
- Kalahari Desert Australia
Which of the pair given above is correctly matched?
1 and 3 only
Pampas is a temperate grassland present in Argentina, Great Artesian Basin is in Australia and Kalahari desert is in Africa. "
Subhas Chandra Bose
Abul Kalam Azad
Dasholi Gram Swarajya Mandal
Indian Environmental Society
The Environmentalist Foundation of India (EFI)
Nav Uttarakhand Mandal
Learning: Dasholi Gram Swarajya Mandal was set up at Gopeshwar, Chamoli District, U.P. in 1964.
Its aims are to encourage forest conservation and the use of forest products for self employment; to cut down soil erosion by encouraging volunteers to build embankments in the catchment areas and to plant trees.
Option (b) and (c): The Environmentalist Foundation of India (EFI) and Indian Environmental Society are NGOs operating in India.
Q Source: Indian NGOs working on environmental causes
1. Asiatic lion
3. Nilgiri Tahr Which of the above animal(s) is/are critically endangered as per the IUCN Red Data Book?
2 and 3 only
1 and 2 only
None of the above
Markhor : Endangered Nilgiri Tahr: Vulnerable
Nilgiri Tahr: Vulnerable