Cartography (CBSE-NET (UGC) Geography (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 74 - 80 of 148

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Question number: 74

» Cartography » Mapping of Location Specific Data

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The actual heights of places above sea level are represented by

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Hachures

b.

Contours

c.

Layer coloring

d.

Spot heights

Question number: 75

» Cartography » Fundamentals of Cartography

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The surface of separation between two adjoining beds is known as

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Strike

b.

Bedding plane

c.

Dip

d.

Question does not provide sufficient data or is vague

Question number: 76

» Cartography » Mapping of Location Specific Data

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Name the method in which colors are used to represent various features of elevation of ground:

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Layer shading

b.

Contours

c.

Hachures

d.

Formlines

Question number: 77

» 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: 78

» 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: 79

» 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: 80

» 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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