Between 1951 and 1980, about ____ square kilometres of forest was converted into agricultural land.

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Between 1951 and 1980, about 26,200 square kilometres of forest was converted into agricultural land.

The greatest damage inflicted on Indian forests was during the ____ period.

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The greatest damage inflicted on Indian forests was during the colonial period due to the expansion of the railways, agriculture, commercial and scientific forestry, and mining activities.

Species that are not found after searches and do not exist now are called ____.

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Species that are not found after searches and do not exist now are called extinct species.

Which state in India has the largest percentage of its forest area under permanent forests?

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Almost 75 per cent of the total forest area in Madhya Pradesh is under permanent forests.

____ is the cause of environmental degradation in Third World countries.

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Over-population is the cause of environmental degradation in Third World countries.

The Narmada Sagar project inundates ____ hectares of forests.

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The Narmada Sagar project inundates 40,000 hectares of forests.

The black buck is also called as ____.

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The black buck is also called as Chinkara.

The Indian Wildlife Protection Act was enacted in ____.

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The Indian Wildlife Protection Act was enacted in 1972.

India has nearly ____ per cent of the total number of plants and animals species in the world.

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India has nearly 8 per cent of total number of plants and animals species in the world.

Species that are in danger of extinction are called ____ species.

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Species that are in danger of extinction are called endangered species.

An American consumes 40 times more resources than an average ____.

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An American consumes 40 times more resources than an average Somalian.

Which of these conservation strategies does not involve direct community participation?

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The demarcation of wildlife sanctuaries does not involve direct community participation.

Nearly ____ per cent of India's mammals are on the threatened list.

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Nearly 20 per cent of India's mammals are on the threatened list.

More than half of the total forest land in India has been declared ____.

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More than half of the total forest land in India has been declared reserved.

Species whose population levels are considered to be normal for their survival are called ____ species.

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Species whose population levels are considered to be normal for their survival are called normal species.

____ species are species whose population has declined to levels from where they are likely to move into the endangered category in the near future.

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Vulnerable species are species whose population has declined to levels from where they are likely to move into the endangered category in the near future.

The Sariska Wildlife sanctuary is in ____.

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The Sariska Wildlife Sanctuary is in Rajasthan.

The Great Indian Bustard is also called as ____.

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The Great Indian Bustard is also called as Godawan.

Almost ____ of all the forests in India are protected forests.

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Almost one-third of all the forests in India are protected forests.

The Periyar Reserve is in ____.

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The Periyar Reserve is in Kerala.

Species that are only found in some particular areas, usually isolated by geographical barriers, are called ____ species.

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Species that are only found in some particular areas, usually isolated by geographical barriers, are called endemic species.

The cheetah can run at speeds of up to ____ kilometres per hour.

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The cheetah can run at speeds of up to 112 kilometres per hour.

'Project Tiger' was launched in ____.

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'Project Tiger' was launched in 1973.

As much as ____ of India's surface water is polluted.

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As much as 70% of India's surface water is polluted.

The Gir Sanctuary is in ____.

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The Gir Sanctuary is in Gujarat.

The Kaziranga National Park is for primary protection of ____.

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The Kaziranga National Park is for primary protection of rhinoceros.

Acinonyx jubantas is the biological name for the ____.

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Acinonyx jubantas is the biological name for the cheetah.

Gangetic dolphins are ____ species.

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Gangetic dolphins are vulnerable species.

Cattle is a ____ species.

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Cattle is a normal species.

The ____ is used for the treatment of cancer.

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The Himalayan Yew is a medicinal plant used for the treatment of cancer.

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