Ozone is a very toxic gas and a strong oxidizing agent. It is still useful for life on earth :

1. because it traps harmful UV-rays.

2. because it balances global warming.

3. because it traps harmful X-rays.

4. because it  traps harmful γ-rays.

Subtopic:  Air Pollution - Ozone |
 92%
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When a lake get covered with algae, a stinking smell comes out and its water becomes unpotable. The reason for such a condition of the lake is-

1. Eutrophication.

2. Excess of oxalate ions in water.

3. Excess of non-biodegradable waste in water.

4. Excess of photosynthesis.

Subtopic:  Water Pollution - Water Pollution & Portable Water |
 84%
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Mercury, aluminum, lead, copper, DDT, etc. are an example of :

1. Biodegradable Pollutant.

2. Non-biodegradable pollutant.

3. Non pollutant.

4. Noise pollutant.

Subtopic:  Water Pollution - Water Pollution & Portable Water |
 86%
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A factory was started near a village. Suddenly villagers started feeling the presence of irritating vapors in the village and cases of headache, chest pain, cough, dryness of throat, and breathing problems increased. Villagers blamed the emissions from the chimney of the factory for such problems. This is : 

1. Due to the burning of fossil fuels such as gasoline, coal, natural gas, etc.

2. Due to the burning of toxic soil.

3. Due to the burning of white Phosphorus in soil.

4. Due to Excessive sound pollution.

Subtopic:  Air Pollution - Smog |
 84%
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Acid rain occurs due to the oxidation of : 

1. Carbon, sulphur (unsaturated hydrocarbon) and nitrogen.

2. Ethanol.

3. Methanol.

4. Methane.

Subtopic:  Air Pollution - Acid Rain |
 96%
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Green plants use carbon dioxide for photosynthesis and return oxygen to the atmosphere. Even then carbon dioxide is considered to be responsible for green house effect : 

1. Due to an increase in atmospheric temperature.

2. Due to ozone depletion.

3. Due to decrease in atmospheric temperature.

4. Due to an increase in chlorophyll concentration.

Subtopic:  Air Pollution - Global Warming |
 80%
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A farmer was told that fishes were not fit for human consumption because a large amount of pesticides had accumulated in the tissues of fishes. This happens:

1. By the transfer of pesticides in the food chain.

2. By the degradation of pesticides.

3. By the reaction of pesticides with atmospheric oxygen.

4. By the reaction of pesticides with atmospheric carbon dioxide.

Subtopic:  Water Pollution - Water Pollution & Portable Water |
 83%
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The best alternative of tetrachloroethane for dry cleaning is-

1. Liquified CO2 along with suitable detergent.

2. Liquified CO2 along with suitable oil.

3. Liquified SO2 along with suitable detergents.

4. Liquified SO2 along with suitable oil.

Subtopic:  Green Chemistry |
 71%
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Which, of the following, gases contributes  nearly 50 % to the green house effect (which, in turn, causes global warming) ?

1. SO2

2. SO3

3. CO2

4. Water vapour

Subtopic:  Air Pollution - Global Warming |
 86%
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The chemical that is an excellent ‘green’ solvent as well as a greenhouse gas is: 

1. Methanol

2. CFCs

3. Carbon monoxide

4. Carbon Dioxide

Subtopic:  Green Chemistry |
 66%
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