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Question number: 1

» Cartography » Map

Appeared in Year: 2014

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Question

A map with the scale of 1/50000 is enlarged to 5-times, which one of the following scales is correct for the enlarged map? (December)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

1/10000

b.

1/250000

c.

1/2500

d.

1/100000

Question number: 2

» Cartography » Scale and Types of Scale

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Question

What is a scale?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

It is the overall size of the area shown on a map.

b.

Proportion between actual globe and map distance.

c.

Reducing of a large area into a small area.

d.

Proportion between vertical height and ground distance between two points

Question number: 3

» Cartography » Scale and Types of Scale

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Question

What is meant by the R. F. ?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Reading factor

b.

Representative fraction

c.

Recorded features

d.

Relief features

Question number: 4

» Cartography » Scale and Types of Scale

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Question

If the scale is 8.4 centimeters to 42 kilometers, the R. F. will be:

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

1: 42000

b.

1: 840000

c.

1: 25000

d.

1: 500000

Question number: 5

» Cartography » Types of Maps

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Question

The topographical maps of India are drawn on ________ scale

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

1: 1000000

b.

1: 100000

c.

1: 1760

d.

1: 6336

Question number: 6

» Cartography » Fundamentals of Cartography

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Question

The ruggedness of the sky line is shown in

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Composite profile

b.

Serial profile

c.

Projected profile

d.

Superimposed profile

Question number: 7

» Cartography » Fundamentals of Cartography

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Question

The spacing of contour lines indicates

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Height above sea level

b.

Direction of slope

c.

Amount of slope

d.

Land use

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