Forest of India and mcq

Forest of India and mcq

Read important information and mcq on forest of India. Topics: Agroforestry, classification of Indian forest, Forest Research Institute, flora and fauna, etc.

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Number of mcq15

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MCQ on forest of India

Question 01. Where is forest research institute?

(a). Jamshedpur, Jharkhand.
(b). Dehradun, Uttarakhand.
(c). Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala.
(d). Guwahati, Assam.

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Question 02. Which type of forest is Khathiar-Gir?

(a). Moist deciduous forests.
(b). Dry evergreen forests.
(c). Dry deciduous forests.
(d). Moist evergreen forests.

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Question 03. Total fires detected in the year 2018?

(a). 37,059.
(b). 38,954.
(c). 36,467.
(d). 39,532.

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Question 04. What is the total forest cover of India as of 2019?

(a). 7,68,097 sq kilometres.
(b). 7,67,581 sq kilometres.
(c). 7,24,6898 sq kilometres.
(d). 7,096435 sq kilometres.

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Question 05. Which is the most forest rich Indian state?

Consider about percentage.

(a). Mizoram.
(b). Assam.
(c). Madhya Pradesh.
(d). Chhattisgarh.

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Question 06. What is the total area of Kanha Tiger Reserve?

(a). 1040 sq kilometres.
(b). 840 sq kilometres.
(c). 940 sq kilometres.
(d). 740 sq kilometres.

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Question 07. Which Indian city is the headquarter of the Arid Forest Research Institute?

(a). Jodhpur, Rajasthan.
(b). Kachh, Gujarat.
(c). Jaipur, Rajasthan.
(d). Hisar, Haryana.

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Question 08. Which one is the most characteristic symptom of the trees of a desert forest?

(a). Very big trees.
(b). Leafless and scrub vegetation.
(c). Least resistant to water.
(d). None of the above.

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Question 09. To which Indian state does the Abujmarh forest area belong?

(a). Andhra Pradesh.
(b). Chhattisgarh.
(c). Odisha.
(d). Madhya Pradesh.

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Question 10. Which is the oldest mountain range of India?

(a). The Himalayas.
(b). The Eastern Ghat.
(c). The Western Ghat.
(d). Aravali mountain range.

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Quiz on Indian forest

Question 11. Which is the world’s biggest forest outside India?

(a).  Amazon rainforest.
(b). Congo rain forest.
(c). Tropical Australian forest.
(d). None of the above.

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Question 12. Which is an agroforestry plant/tree?

(a). Sal tree.
(b). Mahua.
(c). Flame of the forest.
(d). All of the above.

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Question 13. What is the full form of FCA?

(a). Fauna conservation act.
(b). Flora conservation act.
(c). Both a and b.
(d). None of the above.

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Question 14. When was FCA established?

(a). 1980.
(b). 1981.
(c). 1979.
(d). 1982.

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Question 15. Which is the major objective of FCA?

(a). To control forest burn.
(b). To control shifting cultivation.
(c).  To control further deforestation of forest areas in India.
(d). None of the above.

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(A). Forest type of India

(1). Tropical wet evergreen forests.
(2). Tropical semi evergreen forests.
(3). Tropical moist deciduous forests.
(4). Grass land forest type groups.
(5). Forest cover and scrub.
(6). Plantation.
(7). Littoral & swamp forests.
(8). Tropical dry deciduous forests.
(9). Tropical thorny forests.
(10). Dry alpine scrub.
(11). Moist alpine scrub.
(12). Tropical dry evergreen forests.
(13). Subtropical broad-leave hilly forests.
(14). Montane wet temperate forests.
(15). Himalayan dry temperate forests.

(B). About Forest Survey of India

Present DG, 2021: Shri Anoop Singh, IFS


  • Forest Survey of India, Ministry of Environment, Forest & Climate Change. Kaulagarh Road, Dehradun, Uttarakhand (India).
  • Pincode: 248195.

Location of forest survey of India: 0135 – 2756139, 2754507, 2755037

Mail addresses:

  • It is an organisation under the Ministry of Environment & Forests, Government of India.
  • FSI’s previous name was Pre Investment Survey of Forest Resources.
  • It was stared in 1965.

Zonal offices

Northern Zone
Eastern Zone
Central Zone
Southern Zone

Activities and services

  • Forest cover mapping.
  • E-green watch.
  • Forest support system.
  • Decision support system.
  • Forest fire monitoring.

(B). About Forest Research Institute, Dehradun

  • It is a type of national resource service training institute.
  • Founded in 1878.
  • The year of reestablishment is 1906.
  • Previous name was Imperial Forest Research Institute.

Major activities

  • Training of IFS officer.
  • Development of forest.
  • Protection of forest.
  • Security and development of wildlife.


Question 04: India Forest. Ministry of Environment and Forests, Government of India. 2019.

  • FRI, Dehradun.
  • Bauuuoiley, F. (1885). The Indian Forest School. 1885.
  • 85 years of the grand FRI building. The pioneer.
  • Forest Research Institute.Bugal Valley.
  • About IGNFA. Indira Gandhi National Forest Academy Dehradun.
  • Dehradun Shines in First Look of Karan Johar’s Student of the Year.Dehradun Buzz.

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