Pollution and Health Metrics Trivia Quiz

Questions : 12 | Total Attempts: 515 | Recent Updated: 27-May-2020
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Every year the Global Alliance on Health and Pollution issues the Pollution and Health Metrics, Global, Regional and Country Analysis report. This report is based on the findings of the Lancet Commission on Health and Pollution. India, China, and the United States topped the list of top countries in the world in terms of Premature Deaths due to pollution. A few countries are actually doing something about their environmental health problems. In fact, there are only 3 or 4 in the developing world.GAHP assists and developing country gov to priorities and addresses pollution, by Health and Pollution Action Planning. Let's test your knowledge about Pollution and Health Metrics.

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1. According to the Pollution and Health Metrics report, how much percentage of deaths occurred due to pollution in the total deaths globally in 2017?

A. 15%

B. 16%

C. 17%

D. 18%

2. Which country is first in the list of top countries in the world due to untimely deaths due to pollution?

A. China

B. United States

C. India

D. Pakistan

3. How much does America rank in the list of top countries in terms of untimely deaths due to pollution?

A. Third

B. Five

C. Six

D. Seven

4. In the case of untimely deaths due to air pollution only, is the country ranked first?

A. India

B. China

C. United States

D. Chad

5. _______________ is the only country included in the three lists issued by Pollution and Health Metrics report.

A. Nigeria

B. India

C. Brazil

D. Finland

6. How many millions of people die every year due to modern pollution globally?

A. 50 millions people

B. 51 millions people

C. 52 millions people

D. 53 millions people

7. Which one is the total untimely deaths per 1 lakh in 'Nigeria' due to pollution?

A. 192

B. 292

C. 102

D. 202

8. How many millions of people have died in the year 2019 due to pollution in America?

A. 09 lakh 96 thousand

B. 11 lakh 96 thousand

C. 01 lakh 96 thousand

D. 10 lakh 96 thousand

9. Where is "Chad" in terms of total untimely deaths per 1 lakh population due to pollution?

A. 1st place

B. 2nd place

C. 3rd place

D. Zero place

10. What is the total untimely deaths per 1 lakh in India due to pollution?

A. 287

B. 277

C. 174

D. 200

11. How much has India decreased in deaths due to pollution during the years 2015 to 2017?

A. 5 lax

B. 7 lax

C. 9 lax

D. 11 lax

12. While traditional sources of pollution such as dirt and household smoke have decreased, modern sources like __________ have increased.

A. Urbanization

B. Industrialization

C. Transportation

D. All of the above


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