CBSE-NET (UGC) Geography (Paper-II & Paper-III): Questions 253 - 257 of 1977

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Question number: 253

» Cartography » Scale and Types of Scale

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Scale of a map is a proportion between

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Actual distance between two points on the earth and the distance between them on the map

b.

Distance between two points on a map and the actual distance on the earth

c.

Distances between two points on two different maps

d.

All of the above

Question number: 254

» Geography of Developed Regions » North America » Canada

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Lake Athabasca is in

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Choice (4) Response

a.

USA

b.

Mexico

c.

California

d.

Canada

Question number: 255

» Geography of Developed Regions » Europe

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Which of the following facts regarding climate of Western Europe is NOT correct?

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Choice (4) Response

a.

The Gulf Stream makes the climate of Western Europe moderate

b.

The amount of rainfall is low because of the leeside effect of the Alps

c.

Inland from the sea, the winter temperatures are lower

d.

Inland from the sea, the summer temperature is higher and less cloudy

Question number: 256

» Cultural Geography » Nature and Scope of Cultural Geography

Appeared in Year: 2014

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The “Cultural Turn” in geography has been responsible for: (June)

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Choice (4) Response

a.

Creating void between social and cultural geography.

b.

Reducing the significance of Social geography.

c.

Bringing social and cultural geography closer to each other

d.

Social geography taking over cultural geography

Question number: 257

» Political Geography » Geopolitics

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Theory that if one country falls into Soviet Bloc its neighbor would follow setting up ripple effect similar to that produced by toppling a line a dominoes is known as

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Choice (4) Response

a.

Theory of Power Vacuum

b.

Domino Theory

c.

Base Theory

d.

None of the above

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