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Question number: 31

» Cartography » Fundamentals of Cartography

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Latitude is a point on the earth measured by

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Its distance in kilometer from the Equator.

b.

Its distance in angles from the Equator.

c.

It cannot be measured

d.

Its distance in angles from the Poles.

Question number: 32

» Cartography » Types of Maps

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The topographical map numbered as 63 K/2 has the following scale

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

1/2 ” = 1 mile

b.

2” = 4 mile

c.

3” = 3 km

d.

1” = 1 mile

Question number: 33

» Cartography » Scale and Types of Scale

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Choose from the following the map with the largest scale

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

1: 50000

b.

1: 100000

c.

1: 250000

d.

1: 500000

Question number: 34

» Cartography » Fundamentals of Cartography

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If the highest point of a place is 250 ft. and the lowest point is 100 ft. , the difference in elevation will be shown by

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Gradient

b.

Height above sea level

c.

Contour

d.

Relative level

Question number: 35

» Cartography » Fundamentals of Cartography

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A bar graph is commonly called a “battleship of graph” when it represents

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Exports

b.

Population data

c.

Imports

d.

Rainfall data

Question number: 36

» Cartography » Mapping Instruments

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Which of the following statements is correct? A globe cannot

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

show the Great Circle Route

b.

represent the correct proportion of the continents and oceans

c.

represent the correct shape of the earth

d.

give details

Question number: 37

» Cartography » Fundamentals of Cartography

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Assertion (Ꭺ)

When we cross the International Date Line moving westwards from the Prime meridian out date enhances by 1 day.

Reason (Ꭱ)

By every hour the earth moves by 150.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Both Ꭺ and Ꭱ are false

b.

Both Ꭺ and Ꭱ are true and Ꭱ is the correct explanation of Ꭺ

c.

Both Ꭺ and Ꭱ are true but Ꭱ is NOT the correct explanation of Ꭺ

d.

Ꭺ is false but Ꭱ is true

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