Ranger - Loksewa Aayog (PSC) Multiple Choice Question

Ranger - Loksewa Aayog (PSC) Multiple Choice Question
This question was actually asked in Loksewa Exam for Ranger Post (a forest service) in government service of Nepal in the exam held in Pokhara @2077/11/09 or 9th of Falgun, 2077/// 21st of February, 2021.
Key (A)  

50 Multiple questions with the value of 2 of each making Full Marks of 100.
Time: 45 Minutes

Expected correct answer 45-47+ to get selected for viva and ultimately selected for the post. Depends on competition and question types.
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Multiple Choice Question
- Ranger (PSC)


Q1. Which physiographic zone of the country has the highest forest cover in Nepal?
   A: Terai and Churia
   B: Middle mountain
   C: High mountain
   D: High Himal

Q2. There are 35 forest types and ............... ecosystems in Nepal.
   A: 318
   B: 218
   C: 118
   D: 89

Q3. What is the provision of fulfilling the Non-Gazetted 1st class technical post from the following category?
   A: Open competition: 60%, Seniority and work performance: 40%
   B: Open competition: 80%, Seniority and work performance: 20%
   C: Open competition: 50%, Seniority and work performance: 50%
   D: Open competition: 40%, Seniority and work performance: 60%

Q4. Land categories in Nepal by physiographic zones are
   A: Cultivated, non-cultivated inclusion, forest, grassland, shrub-land, others
   B: Cultivated, non-cultivated inclusion, forest, grassland, shrub-land
   C: Cultivated, forest, grassland, shrub-land, others
   D: None of the above

Q5. For pioneer species like Khote Salla requires especially habitat to regenerate that is
   A: Wetlands
   B: Bare lands
   C: Grasslands
   D: Shrub-lands

Q6. Sal is a naturally regenerating species but it can be regenerated artificially by using
   A: Cuttings
   B: Fruits
   C: Seeds
   D: Flowers

Q7. Identify the tree which coppice badly or does not coppice?
   A: Acacia catechu
   B: Shorea robusta
   C: Bombax ceiba
   D: Eucalyptus app

Q8. Which species has a wing seed?
   A: Shorea robusta
   B: Syzygium Cumini
   C: Shima Wallichhi
   D: Acacia Cateculu

Q9. What is the main objective of shrubland management in Nepal?
   A: Fuelwood and fodder supply
   B: Fuelwood supply
   C: Conservation
   D: Fodder supply

Q10. Why Rhizobium are important in plantations?
   A: Increase the rate of photosynthesis
   B: Increase access to nitrogen
   C: Increase access to nutrients
   D: All of the above

Q11. Cleaning as a tending operation in forest crop is done in:
   A: Seedling stage
   B: Sapling stage
   C: Pole stage
   D: None of the above

Q12. For better plantation broadcast sowing is done where the seeds are
   A: Scattered over the surface of the soil
   B: Sown by preparing a line on the soil
   C: Sown in patches in different places
   D: Sown in pits

Q13. In thinning practice singling is done by
   A: Elimination of dead dyeing and diseased trees
   B: Selecting best stem in a coppiced plant and cutting all other
   C: Removal of unwanted species
   D: Removal of badly formed trees

Q14. The number of plants required for rectangular planting of the spacing 2m * 4m is .....
   A: 500
   B: 1250
   C: 800
   D: 1000

Q15. Reforestation is defined as:
    A: Natural regeneration of forest crops
   B: Establishment of forest by artificial means
   C: Raising of forest in an area with plantation which had forest before
   D: all of the above

Q16. Removing live or dead branches from growing tress-often carried out in plantations
    A: Thinning
    B: Pruning
    C: Coppicing
    D: Lopping

Q17. What silvicultural operation is carried out in the forest to enhance the light to the ground?
    A: Weeding
    B: Cleaning
    C: Thinning
    D: Prunning

Q18. Chatta is a unit to measure firewood which has
    A: 1000 cu.ft of fuelwood
    B: 750 cu.ft of fuelwood
    C: 500 cu.ft of fuelwood
    D: None of the above

Q19. What is the standard height of measuring DBH?
    A: 1.3 m
    B: 1.37 m
    C: 1.35 m
    D: 1.4 m

Q20. What should be the aim of forest mensuration?
    A: Maximum accuracy
    B: Reasonable accuracy
    C: Potential accuracy
    D: 100% accuracy

Q21. What is the estimated average growing stock of forests in Nepal?
    A: 165 cu m/ha
    B: 170 cu m/ha
    C: 175 cu m/ha
    D: 178 cu m/ha

Q22. What is the correct formula to calculate the area of a circle?
    A: π r2
    B: π d2
    C: 2π r2
    D: (π/2) * d2

Q23. Which is the best formula for calculating volume of stacked log?
    A: Newton's
    B: Smalian's
    C: Huber's
    D: Hoppus formula

Q24. What is a plan for an experiment is called?
    A: Sampling design
    B: Research design
    C: Experimental design
    D: All of the above

Q25. What is the average Carbon Stock in Nepal's forest per ha:
    A: 174.92 t/ha
    B: 176.95 t/ha
    C: 178.94 t/ha
    D: 182.92 t/ha

Q26. Which of the following measuring chain have length of 66 feet with 100 number of link?
    A: Engineer's chain
    B: Metric chain
    C: Gunter's chain
    D: Revenue chain

Q27. In forest management regeneration survey is a key technical aspects to record details of
    A: Plant species
    B: Animal species
    C: Bird species
    D: None of the above

Q28. What are the various forms of plot arrangement within homogenous blocks are called?
    A: Research design
    B: Experimental design
    C: Sample design
    D: Random design

Q29. The multilateral and bilateral donors presently active in Terai forest development is
    A: AusAID
    B: DFID
    C: USAID
    D: SNV

Q30. Sano Ban is the first community forest in Nepal which was handed over to the local community in Nepal on .....
    A: July 10, 1988
    B: July 12, 1988
    C: July 14, 1988
    D: July 16, 1988

Q31. Success of community forest program depends upon
    A: how much timber made available to users
    B: how much grass made available to users
    C: how effectively operation plan was implemented
    D: how much income community users group make

Q32. Bird Hunting License allows to hunt the birds in limited number as mentioned in NPWC Rules of 1974, but a bird can be hunted in large number it is
    A: Majoor
    B: Titra
    C: Kalij
    D: None of the above

Q33. The Government of Nepal has imposed restrictions on the export of 12 plant species and one forest product under the
    A: Forest Act, 2076
    B: Soil and Watershed Conservation Act, 2039
    C: Environment Protection Act, 2076
    D: Constitution of Nepal (2072)

Q34. When was the first "Ban Janch Adda" (Forest Inspection Office) established in Nepal?
    A: 1880
    B: 1890
    C: 1910
    D: 1920

Q35. When was the first National Park of Nepal gazetted?
    A: 1975
    B: 1971
    C: 1976
    D: 1973

Q36. Private forest Nationalization Act, 2013 was enforced
    A: to corticate forest land owned by land lord
    B: to control forest land by the department of forest
    C: to give user's right to the local people from the land lord
    D: Both A and B

Q37. Which of the following does not come under conservation area of Nepal?
    A: Manaslu
    B: Milke Jaljale
    C: Gaurishanker
    D: Api Nampa

Q38. What is the main source of income from the protected area of Nepal?
    A: Sales of timber and fuelwood
    B: Penalties from offences
    C: Eco-tourism
    D: Foreign donation

Q39. Which one is the smallest National Park in Nepal?
    A: Shivapuri National Park
    B: Rara National Park
    C: Khaptad National Park
    D: Bardia National Park

Q40. What is the number of mammal species that are included in the IUCN threatened list (1994)?
    A: 18
    B: 28
    C: 15
    D: 10

Q41. Significance of linkages between upstream and downstream is well observed in:
    A: watershed area
    B: forest area
    C: agriculture area
    D: none of the above

Q42. The concept of Integrated Watershed Management (IWM) is based on triangular relationship among
    A: agriculture, livestock and biodiversity
    B: community, crop and culture
    C: land, water and vegetation
    D: deforestation, erosion and flood

Q43. Watersheds management is
    A: to manage forest in watersheds area
    B: to manage wildlife in watershed area
    C: to manage erosion controls
    D: to manage complete water shed area

Q44. Soil erosion involves the process of
    A: detachment
    B: transportation
    C: deposition
    D: All of the above

Q45. What are the major river basins in Nepal?
    A: 3
    B: 4
    C: 5
    D: 6

Q46. NTFP include
    A: grass
    B: medicinal plants
    C: flowering plants
    D: All of the above

Q47. What needs to be considered while issuing a collection per unit for medicinal plants?
    A: Availability of plants in the area
    B: Harvesting skill of local people
    C: Demand on market
    D: Both A and B

Q48. Which is the species banned for export except for processed with permission of Department of Forests and Soil Conservation?
    A: Dactylorhiza hatagirea
    B: Michellia champaca
    C: Pterocarpus marsupium
    D: Valeriana jatamansi

Q49. Which part of plant is used to extract oil from Dhasingre?
    A: Leaf
    B: Leaf and young twings
    C: Whole plants
    D: Flowers and leaf

Q50. Which among the following is not a fibre yielding plant?
    A: Daphne bholua
    B: Grirardinia diversifolia
    C: Agave sps
    D: Bamboo

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Ranger - Loksewa Aayog (PSC) Multiple Choice Question Ranger - Loksewa Aayog (PSC) Multiple Choice Question Reviewed by Amrit Devkota on February 27, 2021 Rating: 5

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