Environmental Economics Model Question Paper

12th Standard EM

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Economics

Time : 02:00:00 Hrs
Total Marks : 50
    10 x 1 = 10
  1. The term environment has been derived from a French word _________

    (a)

    Environ

    (b)

    Environs

    (c)

    Environia

    (d)

    Envir

  2. The word biotic means environment

    (a)

    living

    (b)

    non-living

    (c)

    physical

    (d)

    None of the above

  3. In a pure public good, consumption is ___________

    (a)

    Rival

    (b)

    Non-rival

    (c)

    Both

    (d)

    None of the above

  4. The major contributor of Carbon monoxide is

    (a)

    Automobiles

    (b)

    Industrial process

    (c)

    Stationary fuel combustion

    (d)

    None of the above

  5. Which one of the following causes of global warming?

    (a)

    Earth gravftation force

    (b)

    Oxygen

    (c)

    Centripetal force

    (d)

    Increasing temperature

  6. The process of nutrient enrichment is termed as

    (a)

    Eutrophication

    (b)

    Limiting nutrients

    (c)

    Enrichment

    (d)

    Schistosomiasis

  7. Acid rain is one of the consequences of _________ Air pollution

    (a)

    Water Pollution

    (b)

    Land Pollution

    (c)

    Noise Pollution

    (d)

    None above

  8. Sustainable Development Goals and targets are to be achieved by ____________

    (a)

    2020

    (b)

    2025

    (c)

    2030

    (d)

    2050

  9. ___________ are the remedial measure to control air

    (a)

    Establishment of industries

    (b)

    Growing plants and trees.

    (c)

    Use of mass transit system.

    (d)

    Increase in the length of the chimneys in industries.

  10. __________ are the particles, and gases out comes during the construction and agricultural activates to affect the air.

    (a)

    Dust particles

    (b)

    Gaseous emission

    (c)

    Ammonia

    (d)

    Oxygen gas

  11. 5 x 1 = 5
  12. Oil spill

  13. (1)

    effect health and life

  14. Atmospheric

  15. (2)

    air pollution

  16. E - waster

  17. (3)

    luxury wants of upper class basic of lower class.

  18. Acid rain

  19. (4)

    high amount of nitrogen

  20. Bee hives

  21. (5)

    sea water

    8 x 2 = 16
  22. State the meaning of environment.

  23. What do you mean by ecosystem?

  24. What are environmental goods? Give examples

  25. What are the remedial measures to control noise pollution?

  26. Define Global warming.

  27. Write any 3 effects of water pollutions.

  28. What is meant by Environmental Economics?

  29. What is a “Pure public good”?

  30. 3 x 3 = 9
  31. Specify the meaning of material balance principle

  32. Explain different types of air pollution.

  33. What is land pollution? Mention the causes of land pollution.

  34. 2 x 5 = 10
  35. Explain the concepts of externality and its classification

  36. Explain the importance of sustainable development and its goals.

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