Classical

December 2014 - Solved Paper

31:  
Which of the anthropogenic activity accounts for more than 2/3rd of global water consumption?
A.

Agriculture

B.

Hydropower generation

C.

Industry

D.

Domestic and Municipal usage

 
 

Option: A

Explanation :


32:  
One of the anthropogenic sources of gaseous pollutants chlorofluorocarbons (CFCs) in air is
A.

Cement industry

B.

Fertiliser industry

C.

Foam industry

D.

Pesticide industry

 
 

Option: C

Explanation :


33:  

In terms of total CO2 emissions from a country, identify the correct sequence:

A.

U.S.A. > China > India> Russia

B.

China> U.S.A. > India> Russia

C.

China> U.S.A. > Russia> India

D.

U.S.A. > China> Russia> India

 
 

Option: B

Explanation :


34:  
Match List - I and List - II and identify the correct code:
      List - I                                    List - II
a. World Health Day           i. 16th September
b. World Population Day   ii.  1st December
c. World Ozone Day           iii. 11th July
d. World AIDS Day             iv.  7th April
A.

a  b   c   d

i   ii   iii   iv

B.

a   b   c   d

iv   iii   i   ii

C.

a  b   c   d

ii   iii   iv   i

D.

a   b   c   d

iii   iv   ii   i

 
 

Option: B

Explanation :


35:  

The cyclone 'Hudhud' hit the coast of which State?

A.

Andhra Pradesh

B.

Karnataka

C.

Kerala

D.

Gujarat

 
 

Option: A

Explanation :




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