Read and download free pdf of CBSE Class 12 Biology Biodiversity And Conservation Worksheet Set B. Students and teachers of Class 12 Biology can get free printable Worksheets for Class 12 Biology in PDF format prepared as per the latest syllabus and examination pattern in your schools. Standard 12 students should practice questions and answers given here for Biology in Grade 12 which will help them to improve your knowledge of all important chapters and its topics. Students should also download free pdf of Class 12 Biology Worksheets prepared by school teachers as per the latest NCERT, CBSE, KVS books and syllabus issued this academic year and solve important problems provided here with solutions on daily basis to get more score in school exams and tests
CBSE Class 12 Biology Biodivesity and Conservation (2). CBSE issues sample papers every year for students for class 12 board exams. Students should solve the CBSE issued sample papers to understand the pattern of the question paper which will come in class 12 board exams this year. The sample papers have been provided with marking scheme. It’s always recommended to practice as many CBSE sample papers as possible before the board examinations. Sample papers should be always practiced in examination condition at home or school and the student should show the answers to teachers for checking or compare with the answers provided. Students can download the sample papers in pdf format free and score better marks in examinations. Refer to other links too for latest sample papers
BIODIVERSITY AND CONSERVATION
1 What does the term ‘Frugivorous’ mean?
2 What is the expanded form of IUCN?
3 How is the presently occurring species extinction different from the earlier mass extinctions?
4 A species-area curve is drawn by plotting the number of species against the area. How is it that when a very large area is considered the slope is steeper than that for smaller areas?
5 Why are the conventional methods not suitable for the assessment of biodiversity of bacteria?
6 What is co-extinction? Explain with a suitable example?
Ques. Which one of the following is not a method of in situ conservation of biodiversity ?
(a) Sacred grove (b) Biosphere reserve
(c) Wildlife sanctuary (d) Botanical garden
Ques. Western Ghats have a large number of plant and animal species that are not found anywhere else. Which of the following terms will you use to notify such species?
(a) Endemic (b) Vulnerable
(c) Threatened (d) Keystone
Ques. All of the following are included in ‘ex-situ conservation’ except
(a) wildlife safari parks (b) sacred groves
(c) botanical gardens (d) seed banks.
Ques. Which one of the following is related to ex-situ conservation of threatened animals and plants?
(a) Biodiversity hotspots
(b) Amazon rainforest
(c) Himalayan region
(d) Wildlife safari parks
Ques. The region of biosphere reserve which is legally protected and where no human activity is allowed is known as
(a) buffer zone (b) transition zone
(c) restoration zone (d) core zone.
Ques. How many hotspots of biodiversity in the world have been identified till date by Norman Myers?
(a) 17 (b) 25
(c) 34 (d) 43
Ques. Which of the following national parks is home to the famous musk deer or hangul?
(a) Keibul Lamjao National Park, Manipur
(b) Bandhavgarh National Park, Madhya Pradesh
(c) Eaglenest Wildlife Sanctuary, Arunachal Pradesh
(d) Dachigam National Park, Jammu and Kashmir
Ques. The species confined to a particular region and not found elsewhere is termed as
(a) endemic (b) rare
(c) keystone (d) alien.
Ques. In which of the following, both pairs have correct combination?
(a) In-situ conservation : Seed Bank
Ex-situ conservation : National Park
(b) In-situ conservation : Tissue culture
Ex-situ conservation : Sacred groves
(c) In-situ conservation : National Park
Ex-situ conservation : Botanical Garden
(d) In-situ conservation : Cryopreservation
Ex-situ conservation : Wildlife Sanctuary
Ques. Cryopreservation of gametes of threatened species in viable and fertile condition can be referred to as
(a) in situ conservation by sacred groves (b) in situ cryo-conservation of biodiversity
(c) in situ conservation of biodiversity
(d) advanced ex situ conservation of biodiversity.
Ques. An example of ex-situ conservation is
(a) national park (b) seed bank
(c) wildlife sanctuary (d) sacred grove.
Ques. Which one of the following is not used for ex-situ plant conservation?
(a) Shifting cultivation (b) Botanical gardens
(c) Field gene banks (d) Seed banks
Ques. The largest tiger reserve in India is
Ques. Which one of the following areas in India, is a hotspot of biodiversity?
(a) Eastern Ghats (b) Gangetic Plain
(c) Sunderbans (d) Western Ghats
Ques. Select the correct statement about biodiversity.
(a) The desert areas of Rajasthan and Gujarat have a very high level of desert animal species as well as numerous rare animals.
(b) Large scale planting of Bt cotton has no adverse effect on biodiversity.
(c) Western ghats have a very high degree of species richness and endemism.
(d) Conservation of biodiversity is just a fad pursued by the developed countries.
Ques. Sacred groves are specially useful in
(a) generating environmental awareness
(b) preventing soil erosion
(c) year-round flow of water in rivers
(d) conserving rare and threatened species.
Please click the link below to download full pdf file for CBSE Class 12 Biology Biodivesity and Conservation (2).
Click for more Biology Study Material ›