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Which state government along with WWF-India conducted the first organized census for the conservation of Indus dolphins on their population?

A) Maharashtra B) Kerala
C) Punjab D) Odisha

Answer:   C) Punjab



Explanation:

Punjab state government along with World Wildlife Fund (WWF) India conducted the first organized census for the conservation of Indus dolphins on their population.

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Many freshwater animals cannot live for long in sea water and vice versa because of the _______ problems, they would face.

A) Osmotic B) Eurythermal
C) Stenothermal D) Hydrothermal
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: A) Osmotic

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Cattle quickly swallow grass and store it in their __________.

A) rumen B) esophagus
C) small intestine D) salivary glands
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: A) rumen

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Which one of the following is a true fish as per the biological system of classification?

A) Silverfish B) Jellyfish
C) Cuttlefish D) Flying fish
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: D) Flying fish

Explanation:

Cuttlefish or cuttles are marine animals of the order Sepiida. They belong to the class Cephalopoda, which also includes squid, octopuses, and nautiluses. Cuttlefish have a unique internal shell, the cuttlebone. Despite their name, cuttlefish are not fish but molluscs.

Jellyfish are soft bodied, free-swimming aquatic animals with a gelatinous umbrella-shaped bell and trailing tentacles.

 

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Which one of the following pairs of animals is warm blooded?

A) Crocodile and Ostrich B) Hagfish and Dogfish
C) Tortoise and Ostrich D) Peacock and Camel
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: D) Peacock and Camel

Explanation:

Warm-blooded creatures, like mammals and birds, try to keep the inside of their bodies at a constant temperature. They do this by generating their own heat when they are in a cooler environment, and by cooling themselves when they are in a hotter environment. To generate heat, warm-blooded animals convert the food that they eat into energy. Peacock and camel are warm blooded animals.

 

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Snakes, turtle, lizards and crocodiles falls under which category of animals?

A) Pisces B) Amphibian
C) Reptilian D) Aves
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: C) Reptilian

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Pilibhit wildlife sanctuary is located in which Indian State?

A) Uttar Pradesh B) Madhya Pradesh
C) Gujarat D) Chhattisgarh
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: A) Uttar Pradesh

Explanation:

Pilibhit wildlife sanctuary is located in Uttar Pradesh.

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What does 'E' stands for in SAWEN?

A) Economic B) Enforcement
C) Elephant D) Enactment
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: B) Enforcement

Explanation:

• SAWEN stands for South Asia Wildlife Enforcement Network. So, E stands for Enforcement.
• The South Asia Wildlife Enforcement Network (SAWEN), an inter-governmental wildlife law enforcement agency, in its first ever meeting in India, adopted many resolutions to curb wildlife crime in the region.

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Which of the following is called the Land of White Elephants?

A) Thailand B) Africa
C) Cuba D) Turkey
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: A) Thailand

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