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Question number: 112

» Cartography » Fundamentals of Cartography

MCQ▾

Question

When the contours seem to run out into the sea and they merge into one another it represents a

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

River valley

b.

Waterfall

c.

Ria coast

d.

Cliff

Question number: 113

» Cartography » Mapping Instruments

Match List-Ⅰ List-Ⅱ▾
List-Ⅰ (Instrument) List-Ⅱ (What It Does? )

(A)

Planimeter

(i)

Reduction and Enlargement of map

(B)

Dumpy level

(ii)

Measures area of a map

(C)

Pantograph

(iii)

Measures air pressure

(D)

Barometer

(iv)

Measures elevation of the land surface

Choices

Choice (4) Response
  • (A)
  • (B)
  • (C)
  • (D)

a.

  • (ii)
  • (iii)
  • (i)
  • (iv)

b.

  • (i)
  • (iii)
  • (iv)
  • (ii)

c.

  • (ii)
  • (iv)
  • (i)
  • (iii)

d.

  • (iii)
  • (iv)
  • (i)
  • (ii)

Question number: 114

» Cartography » Map

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Question

The science of making maps is called

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Cartography

b.

Hydrography

c.

Geodesy

d.

Applied geography

Question number: 115

» Cartography » Map

MCQ▾

Question

Which of the following statements is NOT correct?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Arabian Geographers especially studied the human habitation

b.

Map making was helped by incorrect measurement of latitude and longitude

c.

Arabian Map making was more advanced than the Greek was

d.

Indian Philosophy and Indian Writers were specially studied by the Arab Geographers

Question number: 116

» Cartography » Mapping of Location Specific Data

Appeared in Year: 2015

MCQ▾

Question

Which one of the following is shown with the help of Isobaths?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Altitude of oceanic ridge

b.

Amplitude of wave

c.

salinity of sea water

d.

Depth of ocean water

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