Cartography-Fundamentals of Cartography (CBSE-NET (UGC) Geography (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 36 - 41 of 52

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Question number: 36

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10 of longitude represents ________ km along the equator

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Choice (4) Response
a.

120

b.

111

c.

132

d.

150

Question number: 37

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When the slope is shown by gradient it expresses

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Choice (4) Response
a.

difference between two multiplied by 100

b.

differences in elevation of points/horizontal distance between points X 100

c.

the resultant value in degrees

d.

in terms of fraction, i. e. 1/5 indicates a rise or fall of 1 foot in a horizontal distance of 5 feet.

Question number: 38

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Interpolation of contours refers to

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Choice (4) Response
a.

Joining two contours for a particular purpose

b.

The drawing of contour lines on a map when spot heights are given

c.

The interpretation of contour lines

d.

The gradient is shown along with contours

Question number: 39

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A great circle is?

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Choice (4) Response
a.

The polar circle of the earth

b.

The circle representing the orbit of the earth

c.

A very long circle bounding the whole earth

d.

The circle whose plane bisects the earth equally

Question number: 40

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If all the profiles of the series be traced on a single frame, these are called

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Choice (4) Response
a.

Superimposed profiles

b.

Projected profiles

c.

It cannot be distinguished

d.

Serial profiles

Question number: 41

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What is a great circle?

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Choice (4) Response
a.

It is another name of latitudes

b.

It represents proportionate area

c.

It represents any circle which divides a globe into two hemispheres

d.

It is another name of longitudes

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