CBSE-NET (UGC) Geography (Paper-II & Paper-III): Questions 759 - 764 of 1978

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Question number: 759

» Political Geography » Geopolitics

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In USA the term “Panhandle” is used

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

For various types of cargo transfer from one made of transportation to another

b.

To denote a long narrow extension of a state or territory between two others or between one another and the sea

c.

To denote the name of the highway between Oklahama and Texas

d. Question does not provide sufficient data or is vague

Question number: 760

» Geography of India » Physiographic Divisions

Appeared in Year: 2014

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Which one of the following major seaports of India does not have natural harbor? (June)

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Mumbai

b.

Cochin

c.

Marmagao

d.

Paradeep

Question number: 761

» Cartography » Scale and Types of Scale

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What is the basic purpose of drawing diagonal scales?

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Showing distances in miles and kms simultaneously

b.

Estimating approximate distances only

c.

Showing distances without using any unit

d.

Reading fractional distances accurately

Question number: 762

» Cartography » Fundamentals of Cartography

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A landform shown by contours enclosing from three sides and with their values decreasing outwards is:

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

A glacial valley

b.

A spur

c.

A river valley

d.

A ridge

Question number: 763

» Cartography » Fundamentals of Cartography

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The Equatorial diameter of the earth is

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Larger than the Polar diameter

b.

Smaller than the Polar diameter

c.

Equal to the Polar diameter

d.

Equal to twice the Polar diameter

Question number: 764

» Cartography » Fundamentals of Cartography

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Slope in mills is expressed as

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Mills cannot measure slope

b.

Percent slope multiplied by 100

c.

Percent slope multiplied by 10

d.

Difference in elevations of points/Horizontal distance between points X 100

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