Cartography (CBSE-NET (UGC) Geography (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 99 - 104 of 175

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Question number: 99

» Cartography » Fundamentals of Cartography

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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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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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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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Arrange the following in ascending order according to their scale.

1. Atlas map

2. Topographical map

3. Cadastral 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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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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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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