Question Bank on Environment and Ecology

For Civil Services Preliminary Examination

Price: 280.00 INR

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ISBN:

9780199496617

Publication date:

23/03/2020

Paperback

280 pages

Price: 280.00 INR

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ISBN:

9780199496617

Publication date:

23/03/2020

Paperback

280 pages

First Edition

Vinay Kumar G.B.

Question Bank on Environment and Ecology is a compendium of practice questions designed to enable the aspirants of the UPSC Civil Services and State Public Service Commission examinations to crack the tricky MCQs of the real exam. The book comprises hundreds of high quality questions of varied difficulty levels based on different aspects of environment and ecology.

Rights:  World Rights

First Edition

Vinay Kumar G.B.

Description

The questions have been categorized topic-wise and 27 main topics have been divided into 27 chapters with each chapter containing several sub-topics related to the main topic. Some of the topics covered are functions of an ecosystem, terrestrial ecosystem, environmental pollution and measures, and environmental impact assessment. The book also contains detailed solutions at the end of each chapter. The solutions with their in-depth explanations and additional information will help students to think on their feet and crack any type of question.

First Edition

Vinay Kumar G.B.

Table of contents

  1. Levels of Organization
  2. Functions of an Ecosystem
  3. Terrestrial Ecosystem
  4. Aquatic Ecosystem
  5. Environmental Pollution and Measures
  6. Environmental Pollution and Its Effects
  7. Renewable and Non-Renewable Energy
  8. Environmental Impact Assessment
  9. Biodiversity
  10. Animal Diversity of India
  11. Plant Diversity of India
  12. Marine Organism
  13. Protected Area Network
  14. Biosphere Reserves
  15. Conservation Efforts
  16. Climate Change
  17. Impact of Climate Change – India
  18. Mitigation Strategies
  19. India and Climate Change
  20. Climate Change Organizations
  21. Agriculture
  22. Acts and Policies
  23. Institutions and Measures
  24. Environmental Organizations
  25. International Environmental
  26. Reports
  27. Current Affairs

Solved Questions from 2019 Paper
Previous Years’ Questions

First Edition

Vinay Kumar G.B.

Features

  • More than 800 high quality questions framed as per the examination pattern
  • Addition of 2019 UPSC Preliminary Examination question paper with explanation
  • Micro division of each chapter
  • Chapter wise Questions, Answer keys, and Justifications
  • Detailed explanation with each solution with backward linkage to basic concepts
  • Previous years’ questions from 2011-2018 with answer key
  • Appendices on biosphere reserves in India, conventions, important days related to the environment, Indian environmental organizations and NGOs, international environmental organizations, IUCN Red List, tiger reserves in India, Ramsar sites in India, and State animals of India
  • Additional questions for practice in the form of five free online mock tests

First Edition

Vinay Kumar G.B.

First Edition

Vinay Kumar G.B.

Description

The questions have been categorized topic-wise and 27 main topics have been divided into 27 chapters with each chapter containing several sub-topics related to the main topic. Some of the topics covered are functions of an ecosystem, terrestrial ecosystem, environmental pollution and measures, and environmental impact assessment. The book also contains detailed solutions at the end of each chapter. The solutions with their in-depth explanations and additional information will help students to think on their feet and crack any type of question.

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Table of contents

  1. Levels of Organization
  2. Functions of an Ecosystem
  3. Terrestrial Ecosystem
  4. Aquatic Ecosystem
  5. Environmental Pollution and Measures
  6. Environmental Pollution and Its Effects
  7. Renewable and Non-Renewable Energy
  8. Environmental Impact Assessment
  9. Biodiversity
  10. Animal Diversity of India
  11. Plant Diversity of India
  12. Marine Organism
  13. Protected Area Network
  14. Biosphere Reserves
  15. Conservation Efforts
  16. Climate Change
  17. Impact of Climate Change – India
  18. Mitigation Strategies
  19. India and Climate Change
  20. Climate Change Organizations
  21. Agriculture
  22. Acts and Policies
  23. Institutions and Measures
  24. Environmental Organizations
  25. International Environmental
  26. Reports
  27. Current Affairs

Solved Questions from 2019 Paper
Previous Years’ Questions

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