QUESTIONS: EARTH - OUR HOME

Embarking on a journey in 1492, Christopher Columbus hoped to open:


  1. America
  2. India
  3. China
Answer: b

The most populous country in the world are:


  1. India
  2. China
  3. Russia
Answer: b

Which of these countries the largest population density?


  1. In India
  2. In China
  3. In Ukraine
Answer: a

The biggest number of believers is a world religion:


  1. Islam
  2. Christianity
  3. Buddhism
Answer: b

The oldest among world religions is


  1. Islam
  2. Buddhism
  3. Christianity
Answer: b

As a process called reproduction affected lands?


  1. Reconstruction
  2. Restoration
  3. Reclamation
Answer: c

How is a system of standard measurements, evaluation and forecasting of natural environment and changes in it occur?


  1. Ob
  2. Monitoring
  3. Probing
Answer: b

How are called conservation areas, prohibited any economic activity carried out and only scientific research?


  1. Reserves
  2. Nature sanctuaries
  3. National Parks
Answer: a

The net effect of the greenhouse effect on Earth are:


  1. general warming
  2. general climate cooling
  3. increase the yield of greenhouse crops
Answer: a

Increased carbon dioxide in the atmosphere is a direct result of:


  1. increase in desert area
  2. reduction in forest cover
  3. ozone depletion
Answer: b

The major pollutants are:


  1. developing countries
  2. industrialized countries
  3. poorest countries
Answer: b

The main reason for energy and raw material problems in the second half of XX century. are:


  1. reduction of mineral resources on the planet
  2. rapid growth in demand for fuel and raw materials
  3. political instability in some regions, rich in minerals
Answer: b