Cartography-Fundamentals of Cartography (CBSE-NET (UGC) Geography (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 42 - 47 of 52

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Question number: 42

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The shortest distance between any two points on the earth is measured

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Along the Meridian

b.

Along the latitude

c.

Along the Great Circle Route

d.

Along the Equator

Question number: 43

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To trace the possible routes of communication the guiding factor is the

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

presence of trees

b.

slope of the land

c.

development of the industries

d. None of the above

Question number: 44

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What is an international date line?

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

It is a line dividing day and night on the earth

b.

It is a line of 180 0 longitude where the date changes by exactly one day when it is crossed.

c.

All the world conferences are fixed according to it.

d.

By this world calendar is made.

Question number: 45

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It is difficult to represent the earth on a map because the earth.

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

mountains and plains are hard to denote

b.

is spherical in shape

c.

is large in size

d.

has continents and oceans

Question number: 46

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The area which is hidden from sight is by an obstacle is known as

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Dead ground

b.

Unprojected profile

c.

Invisible point

d. Question does not provide sufficient data or is vague

Question number: 47

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Mark the statement which is NOT correct.

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

The longitudes are parallel lines joining North Pole and South Pole.

b.

Latitudes go on decreasing from equator to the poles

c.

The longitudes and the equator are the great circles

d.

1 0 of latitude and also 1 0 of longitude along the equator covers a distance of approximately 111 km

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