Expected Questions for Environment – Nov 2017 NET (Set - 2) (Download PDF)

()

Download PDF of This Page (Size: 273.26 K)

Here we will be covering solutions of the most important questions for upcoming November 2017 NET exam on environment. We will be continuing the series with environment and computers which is gaining importance based on the current trend. Also note since this time there is no choice for paper 1 questions and all 50 questions are compulsory, you need to have a strong preparation for all topics including higher education.

Loading video

Expected Questions CBSE NET November 2017 Paper 1: Environment

Dr. Manishika Jain discusses the Expected Questions CBSE NET November 2017 Paper 1: Environment (In English)

Impact of Climate Change

Image of Impact In India

Image of Impact In India

Image of Impact In India

  • More vector borne diseases
  • Reduced agricultural productivity
  • Increased net primary productivity
  • Warmer seasons
  • Higher rainfall
  • Rise in sea level
  • Higher fresh water supply

Global Wildlife Program

  • Reduce poaching
  • Reduce trafficking
  • Reduce demand
  • Wildlife conservation and crime prevention for sustainable development
  • Promote community based NRM
  • Address illegal wildlife trade across 19 countries in Asia and Africa
  • Exchange knowledge and coordinate in on-ground action

Global Environment Facility

  • International partnership of 183 countries, international institutions, civil society organizations and the private sector that addresses global environmental issues
  • Established on the eve of 1992 Rio Earth Summit to help tackle environmental problems

Kyoto Protocol

India became 80th country to accept the amendment relating to the second commitment period (2013 - 2020) of the Kyoto Protocol.

  • First commitment period 2008 – 2012
  • Second commitment period 2013 - 2020
  • Target on GHG emissions

Kigali Amendment

Image of Kigali Amendment

Image of Kigali Amendment

Image of Kigali Amendment

  • India piloted the concept of two base lines and a differentiated phased down time schedule to factor in the needs of developing countries
  • First time in Montreal Protocol - concept of two baseline was adopted both for developed and developing countries
  • On India’s initiative, energy efficiency was included for the first time in the Montreal Protocol as an agreed finance solution while phasing down HFCs.

Dicholoromethane

  • Delays recovery of ozone hole
  • Used in paint strippers and degreasers
  • Naturally found in ocean, volcano and microalgae
Loading video

Expected Questions CBSE NET November 2017 Paper 1: Environment

Dr. Manishika Jain discusses the Expected Questions CBSE NET November 2017 Paper 1: Environment (In Hindi)

- Published/Last Modified on: November 2, 2017

NTA NET-JRF Upd.

NTA NET Paper-1 fully-solved question bank (including prior year problems), mock test series, FREE video lectures, and online crash course: Our exclusive material coprehensively covers the vast and evolving paper 1 syllabus.