# Cartography (CBSE-NET (UGC) Geography (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 99 - 104 of 172

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## Question number: 99

» Cartography » Fundamentals of Cartography

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### Question

The shortest distance between any two points on the earth is measured

### Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Along the Meridian

b.

Along the latitude

c.

Along the Great Circle Route

d.

Along the Equator

## Question number: 100

» Cartography » Fundamentals of Cartography

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### Question

To trace the possible routes of communication the guiding factor is the

### Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

presence of trees

b.

slope of the land

c.

development of the industries

d.

None of the above

## Question number: 101

» Cartography » Scale and Types of Scale

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### Question

A Representative Fraction is the most convenient scale, used universally because it

### Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

does not have any fraction

b.

is a ratio and has no unit

c.

always refers to a unit of one

d.

is in mathematical form

## Question number: 102

» Cartography » Types of Maps

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### Question

Arrange the following in ascending order according to their scale.

1. Atlas map

2. Topographical map

Which is the correct order?

### Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

3, 1, 2

b.

1, 2, 3

c.

2, 1, 3

d.

2, 3, 1

## Question number: 103

» Cartography » Fundamentals of Cartography

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### Question

What is an international date line?

### Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

It is a line dividing day and night on the earth

b.

It is a line of 180 0 longitude where the date changes by exactly one day when it is crossed.

c.

All the world conferences are fixed according to it.

d.

By this world calendar is made.

## Question number: 104

» Cartography » Mapping of Location Specific Data

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### Question

A ridge on a map is represented with the help of contour lines by

### Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Elliptical contours

b.

Closely shaped contours on the sides with a wide interval at the top

c.

‘V’ shaped contours

d.

Concentric Rings.

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