Environment Quiz - Green Olympiad Practice Questions 11 By: Scholastic World on 22:21 / comment : 2 Environment Quiz - Green Olympiad Practice Questions 11 Green Olympiad sample questions, previous year green Olympiad questions 1.This islands are famed for their vast number of endemic species and were studied by Charles Darwin during the voyage of the Beagle. Raja Ampat, Indonesia Great Barrier Reef, Australia Andaman Islands, India Galapagos islands 2.The Encantadas, or Enchanted Isles" is a novella by American author Herman Melville which consists of ten philosophical "Sketches" on the islands. Which one of the following is referred to as Enchanded Isles? Andaman Islands, India Galapagos islands Coronado Island Greenland 3.The microbes that are active at low temperatures thermophiles Mesophiles Psychrophiles neutrophiles 4.Sick Building Syndrome (SBS) describes which phenomenon? Indoor air pollution Indoor water pollution Indoor noise pollution All the above 5.The energy possessed by a body by virtue of its position relative to others Kinetic energy Potential energy Chemical energy Positional energy 6.The outermost layer of Earth's atmosphere or the upper limit of the atmosphere is Thermosphere Exosphere Ionosphere Mesosphere 7.To be classified as a hurricane in the Saffir Simpson hurricane wind scale (SSHWS), a tropical cyclone must have maximum sustained winds of at least 74 mph 100 mph 50 mph 80 mph 8.The injection of fertilizers, soil amendments, and other water-soluble products into an irrigation system is termed as Fertilization Fertigation Drip irrigation Foliar feeding 9.What does UNEP stand for? United Nations Educational Plan United Nations Environmental Protection United Nations Environmental Programme United Nations Environmental Policy 10.The head quarters of UNEP is at New York Geneva Sockholm Nairobi Tag: environment quiz green olympiad quizzes Share !