World GK MCQs

World Famous Environmental Activists MCQs with Answers

Who is known for starting the “Silent Spring” movement and raising awareness about the harmful effects of pesticides?
a) Rachel Carson
b) Greta Thunberg
c) Wangari Maathai
d) Al Gore
Answer: a) Rachel Carson

Who founded the environmental organization 350.org and is a prominent advocate for addressing climate change?
a) Rachel Carson
b) Greta Thunberg
c) Bill McKibben
d) Jane Goodall
Answer: c) Bill McKibben

Who is known for her activism in protecting the Amazon rainforest and indigenous rights in Brazil?
a) Rachel Carson
b) Greta Thunberg
c) Wangari Maathai
d) Marina Silva
Answer: d) Marina Silva

Who founded the Jane Goodall Institute and is renowned for her work in studying and conserving chimpanzees?
a) Rachel Carson
b) Greta Thunberg
c) Wangari Maathai
d) Jane Goodall
Answer: d) Jane Goodall

Who is a Swedish environmental activist known for initiating the Fridays for Future movement and raising awareness about climate change?
a) Rachel Carson
b) Greta Thunberg
c) Wangari Maathai
d) Marina Silva
Answer: b) Greta Thunberg

Who is known for her work in environmental conservation, particularly in the field of biodiversity and reforestation?
a) Rachel Carson
b) Greta Thunberg
c) Wangari Maathai
d) Al Gore
Answer: c) Wangari Maathai

Who is a former Vice President of the United States and is actively involved in promoting awareness and action on climate change?
a) Rachel Carson
b) Greta Thunberg
c) Wangari Maathai
d) Al Gore
Answer: d) Al Gore

Who founded the Rainforest Foundation and is known for her efforts in protecting rainforests and indigenous rights?
a) Rachel Carson
b) Greta Thunberg
c) Wangari Maathai
d) Marina Silva
Answer: d) Marina Silva

Who is an American marine biologist and conservationist known for her research and advocacy for ocean conservation?
a) Rachel Carson
b) Greta Thunberg
c) Sylvia Earle
d) Al Gore
Answer: c) Sylvia Earle

Who is known for her work in promoting sustainable development and empowering women through environmental conservation?
a) Rachel Carson
b) Greta Thunberg
c) Wangari Maathai
d) Marina Silva
Answer: c) Wangari Maathai

Who is a Nigerian environmental activist known for her efforts in combating deforestation and promoting community-based conservation?
a) Rachel Carson
b) Greta Thunberg
c) Wangari Maathai
d) Marina Silva
Answer: c) Wangari Maathai

Who is known for his work in promoting environmental justice and raising awareness about the impact of pollution on marginalized communities?
a) Rachel Carson
b) Greta Thunberg
c) Wangari Maathai
d) Robert Bullard
Answer: d) Robert Bullard

Who is an American environmentalist and author known for her activism and writings on nature and wilderness conservation?
a) Rachel Carson
b) Greta Thunberg
c) Terry Tempest Williams
d) Al Gore
Answer: c) Terry Tempest Williams

Who is known for his work in promoting sustainable agriculture and organic farming practices?
a) Rachel Carson
b) Greta Thunberg
c) Vandana Shiva
d) Al Gore
Answer: c) Vandana Shiva

Who is a Canadian scientist and broadcaster known for his efforts in raising awareness about climate change and environmental issues?
a) Rachel Carson
b) Greta Thunberg
c) David Suzuki
d) Jane Goodall
Answer: c) David Suzuki

Who is known for her work in promoting conservation and sustainable use of marine resources through her organization Sea Shepherd?
a) Rachel Carson
b) Greta Thunberg
c) Wangari Maathai
d) Paul Watson
Answer: d) Paul Watson

Who is an Indian environmentalist and social activist known for her efforts in protecting forests and the rights of indigenous communities?
a) Rachel Carson
b) Greta Thunberg
c) Wangari Maathai
d) Vandana Shiva
Answer: d) Vandana Shiva

Who is known for his work in promoting renewable energy and combating climate change through his organization The Solutions Project?
a) Rachel Carson
b) Greta Thunberg
c) Mark Ruffalo
d) Al Gore
Answer: c) Mark Ruffalo

Who is a Brazilian environmentalist and politician known for his efforts in protecting the Amazon rainforest and indigenous rights?
a) Rachel Carson
b) Greta Thunberg
c) Wangari Maathai
d) Chico Mendes
Answer: d) Chico Mendes

Who is known for his work in promoting sustainable transportation and reducing carbon emissions through his organization 350.org?
a) Rachel Carson
b) Greta Thunberg
c) Bill McKibben
d) Al Gore
Answer: c) Bill McKibben

Who is an American environmentalist and journalist known for her investigative reporting on environmental issues, particularly water pollution?
a) Rachel Carson
b) Greta Thunberg
c) Wangari Maathai
d) Erin Brockovich
Answer: d) Erin Brockovich

Who is known for her work in advocating for indigenous rights and environmental conservation, particularly in the Amazon rainforest?
a) Rachel Carson
b) Greta Thunberg
c) Wangari Maathai
d) Nina Gualinga
Answer: d) Nina Gualinga

Who is an American lawyer and environmental activist known for her work in defending communities affected by environmental injustices?
a) Rachel Carson
b) Greta Thunberg
c) Wangari Maathai
d) Robert Kennedy Jr.
Answer: d) Robert Kennedy Jr.

Who is known for her work in promoting sustainable fashion and raising awareness about the environmental impact of the fashion industry?
a) Rachel Carson
b) Greta Thunberg
c) Wangari Maathai
d) Stella McCartney
Answer: d) Stella McCartney

Who is a Mexican environmentalist and human rights advocate known for her efforts in protecting the Sea of Cortez and marine ecosystems?
a) Rachel Carson
b) Greta Thunberg
c) Wangari Maathai
d) Julia Carabias
Answer: d) Julia Carabias

Who is known for her work in advocating for environmental justice and addressing climate change impacts on vulnerable communities?
a) Rachel Carson
b) Greta Thunberg
c) Wangari Maathai
d) Elizabeth Yeampierre
Answer: d) Elizabeth Yeampierre

Who is a Kenyan environmental activist known for her work in promoting sustainable development, women’s rights, and grassroots environmental initiatives?
a) Rachel Carson
b) Greta Thunberg
c) Wangari Maathai
d) Al Gore
Answer: c) Wangari Maathai

Who is known for his work in promoting environmental education and conservation, particularly through his television series “The Crocodile Hunter”?
a) Rachel Carson
b) Greta Thunberg
c) Steve Irwin
d) Jane Goodall
Answer: c) Steve Irwin

Who is an American environmentalist known for her work in advocating for clean water and environmental regulations?
a) Rachel Carson
b) Greta Thunberg
c) Erin Brockovich
d) Al Gore
Answer: c) Erin Brockovich

Who is known for his work in promoting renewable energy solutions and combating climate change through his organization Tesla?
a) Rachel Carson
b) Greta Thunberg
c) Elon Musk
d) Al Gore
Answer: c) Elon Musk

Who is a Brazilian environmentalist and activist known for his work in protecting the Xingu River and the rights of indigenous communities?
a) Rachel Carson
b) Greta Thunberg
c) Wangari Maathai
d) Chief Raoni
Answer: d) Chief Raoni

Who is known for his work in promoting sustainable farming practices and raising awareness about the impact of industrial agriculture?
a) Rachel Carson
b) Greta Thunberg
c) Vandana Shiva
d) Al Gore
Answer: c) Vandana Shiva

Who is an American environmentalist and author known for his work in promoting conservation and protecting wilderness areas?
a) Rachel Carson
b) Greta Thunberg
c) Terry Tempest Williams
d) Bill McKibben
Answer: c) Terry Tempest Williams

Who is known for his work in advocating for the protection of endangered species and habitats through his organization WildAid?
a) Rachel Carson
b) Greta Thunberg
c) Wangari Maathai
d) Peter Knights
Answer: d) Peter Knights

Who is an Indian environmentalist and social activist known for his efforts in protecting forests and wildlife, particularly the Chipko movement?
a) Rachel Carson
b) Greta Thunberg
c) Wangari Maathai
d) Sunderlal Bahuguna
Answer: d) Sunderlal Bahuguna

Who is known for her work in advocating for the rights of indigenous communities and protecting the Arctic environment?
a) Rachel Carson
b) Greta Thunberg
c) Wangari Maathai
d) Sheila Watt-Cloutier
Answer: d) Sheila Watt-Cloutier

Who is a French marine explorer and environmentalist known for his work in ocean conservation and protecting marine ecosystems?
a) Rachel Carson
b) Greta Thunberg
c) Jacques Cousteau
d) Jane Goodall
Answer: c) Jacques Cousteau

Who is known for her work in promoting sustainable agriculture, biodiversity, and seed saving through her organization Navdanya?
a) Rachel Carson
b) Greta Thunberg
c) Vandana Shiva
d) Marina Silva
Answer: c) Vandana Shiva

Who is an American environmentalist and journalist known for her investigative reporting on environmental issues, particularly climate change?
a) Rachel Carson
b) Greta Thunberg
c) Naomi Klein
d) Al Gore
Answer: c) Naomi Klein

Who is known for her work in advocating for climate justice and the rights of indigenous communities affected by environmental degradation?
a) Rachel Carson
b) Greta Thunberg
c) Wangari Maathai
d) Winona LaDuke
Answer: d) Winona LaDuke

 

 

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