Cartography (CBSE-NET (UGC) Geography (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 105 - 111 of 172

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Question number: 105

» Cartography » Mapping Instruments

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Which of the following methods is suited best for representing the world as a whole?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

A globe

b.

A sketch

c.

A small scale map

d.

An atlas

Question number: 106

» Cartography » Fundamentals of Cartography

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It is difficult to represent the earth on a map because the earth.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

mountains and plains are hard to denote

b.

is spherical in shape

c.

is large in size

d.

has continents and oceans

Question number: 107

» Cartography » Scale and Types of Scale

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When a scale is stated in words, e. g. one inch on map represents a mile on the ground, it is called a

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

statement scale

b.

plain scale

c.

diagonal scale

d.

graphical scale

Question number: 108

» Cartography » Fundamentals of Cartography

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The area which is hidden from sight is by an obstacle is known as

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Dead ground

b.

Unprojected profile

c.

Invisible point

d.

Question does not provide sufficient data or is vague

Question number: 109

» Cartography » Mapping Instruments

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A Planimeter is used to measure

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Curved lines on the map

b.

Directions on a map

c.

Distances on a map

d.

Areas on a map

Question number: 110

» Cartography » Mapping of Location Specific Data

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Steep slopes are represented by contours whose lines are

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

First farther apart than spaced closely

b.

Parallel to each other

c.

Evenly spaced

d.

Closely spaced

Question number: 111

» Cartography » Fundamentals of Cartography

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Mark the statement which is NOT correct.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

The longitudes are parallel lines joining North Pole and South Pole.

b.

Latitudes go on decreasing from equator to the poles

c.

The longitudes and the equator are the great circles

d.

1 0 of latitude and also 1 0 of longitude along the equator covers a distance of approximately 111 km

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