Cartography (CBSE-NET (UGC) Geography (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 14 - 18 of 148

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Question number: 14

» Cartography » Types of Maps

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Question

Maps which represent particular features, e. g. railway routes, are called

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Wall Maps

b.

Thematic Maps

c.

Atlas Maps

d.

Topographic Maps

Question number: 15

» Cartography » Fundamentals of Cartography

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Assertion (Ꭺ)

All meridians are great circles.

Reason (Ꭱ)

The great circle divides the earth sphere into two equal parts.

Which of the following is true?

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a. Both Ꭺ and Ꭱ are false
b. Ꭺ is true but Ꭱ is false
c. Both Ꭺ and Ꭱ are true but Ꭱ is NOT the correct explanation of Ꭺ
d. Both Ꭺ and Ꭱ are true and Ꭱ is the correct explanation of Ꭺ

Question number: 16

» Cartography » Fundamentals of Cartography

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Question

Choose the statement, which is NOT correct

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Contours of different elevations do not cross each other

b.

Contours join adjacent places of the same elevation

c.

In case of ridge, either the contour runs parallel to each other or they are enclosed at the top

d.

The spacing of contours indicates the height of the land

Question number: 17

» Cartography » Fundamentals of Cartography

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The proportion of the area of the surface at various elevations above or depths below a given datum is properly represented by:

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Frequency curve

b.

S curve

c.

Lorentz curve

d.

Hypsometric curve

Question number: 18

» Cartography » Types of Maps

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Who publishes the topographical map of India?

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Survey of India

b.

Geological Survey of India

c.

Geographical Survey of India

d.

Government of India

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