Cartography-Fundamentals of Cartography (CBSE-NET (UGC) Geography (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 1 - 6 of 52

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Question number: 1

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Question

The ruggedness of the sky line is shown in

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Composite profile

b.

Serial profile

c.

Projected profile

d.

Superimposed profile

Question number: 2

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The spacing of contour lines indicates

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Height above sea level

b.

Direction of slope

c.

Amount of slope

d.

Land use

Question number: 3

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Question

What is the approximately distance between Quito (00 780 W) and Macapa (00 510 W)

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

2997 km

b.

4000 km

c.

2900 km

d.

28 0

Question number: 4

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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: 5

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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: 6

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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

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