ENVIRONMENT FOR UPSC PRELIMS 2020 , SOLUTION OF TEST-13

1 . Solution (a) 1 & 2 only

IUCN Conservation Status of Assam Roofed Turtle: Endangered (EN)

2 . Solution (c)

The Indian Pangolin is under “Endangered” category of IUCN Red List whereas Chinese
Pangolin is “Critically Endangered”.

3 . Solution (b)

They are native to Indonesia and Malaysia.

4 . Solution (c)

5 . Solution (a)

6 . Solution (c)

7 . Solution (d)

It is a Schedule – IV bird, according to Wildlife (Protection) Act, 1972.

8 . Solution (a)

Chinkara gazelles survives in the dry habitats and does not require much water for their
survival.

9 . Solution (a)

Chlamydomonas nivalis  carries a red pigment
(carotenoids) to keep itself warm.

10 . Solution (c)