Earth Day Quiz – Earth Day is a yearly event celebrated everywhere in the world to show awareness and support towards the protection of the environment. Climate change is a rapidly growing problem ahead of humans and with 2020 being hit by a Pandemic, Earth Day 2021 becomes much more significant.
EThis is so substantial that questions related to Earth Day and Climate change are asked in various competitive exams. We have brought together 10 questions for Earth Day 2021 that you must know.
When is Earth Day observed?
- 15 April
- 21 April
- 21 Mach
- 22 April
Answer: Option D. Earth Day observed every year on 22nd April.
Where was the first Earth Day celebrated?
- United Kingdom
- United States of America
Answer: Option C. Earth Day was first observed in United States of America on
Who was the founder of Earth Day?
- Gaylord Nelson
- Jeffery Nelson
- Denis Hayes
- Rachel Carlson
Answer: Option A. Senator Gaylord Nelson founded the Earth Day to bring awareness about environmental changes.
In which year was the first Earth Day celebrated?
Answer: Option D. First Earth Day was observed on April 22nd 1970 making Earth Day 2021 the 51th anniversary.
Which body organizes Earth Day worldwide?
- Earth Day Community
- Earth Day Network
- Earth Day Union
- Earth Day Organization
Answer: Option B. Earth Day Network is the organising body for Earth Day all over the world.
What is the theme for Earth Day 2021?
- Restore Our Earth
- Climate Action
- Save the Planet
- Say No to Plastic
Answer: Option A. After consulting with 192 countries the theme for Earth Day 2021 was decided as “Restore Our Earth”.
On which Earth Day was the Paris Agreement signed?
- Earth Day 2019
- Earth Day 2015
- Earth Day 2016
- Earth Day 2017
Answer: Option C. The Paris Agreement was signed on Earth Day 2016.
What does UNFCCC stand for?
- United Nations Fundamental Convention on Climate Change
- United Nations Futuristic Convention on Climate Change
- United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change
- United Nations Foundation and Contract on Climate Change
Answer: Option C. UNFCCC stands for United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change.As of February 2021, 191 members of the UNFCCC are parties to the agreement.
As of Feb 2021, how many members of the UNFCCC are parties to the Paris Agreement?
Answer: Option B. As of Feb 2021, 191 members of the UNFCCC members are parties to the agreement.
When did the USA rejoin the Paris Agreement?
- 16th Feb 2021
- 19th Feb 2021
- 14th Feb 2021
- 1st Feb 2021
Answer: Option B. America had previously withdrawn from the agreement in 2020 but rejoined on 19th Feb, 2021.