Cartography-Mapping Instruments (CBSE-NET (UGC) Geography (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 1 - 6 of 10

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Question number: 1

» Cartography » Mapping Instruments

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Question

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: 2

» Cartography » Mapping Instruments

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Question

The instrument used for enlarging or reducing a map is called

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Barograph

b.

Climograph

c.

Planimeter

d.

Pantograph

Question number: 3

» Cartography » Mapping Instruments

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Question

Eidograph is an instrument used for

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Map enlargement and Reduction

b.

Measuring height above the Sea level

c.

Measuring area

d.

Measuring distance

Question number: 4

» Cartography » Mapping Instruments

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Question

Which of the following methods is suited best for representing the world as a whole?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

A globe

b.

A sketch

c.

A small scale map

d.

An atlas

Question number: 5

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Question

A Planimeter is used to measure

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Curved lines on the map

b.

Directions on a map

c.

Distances on a map

d.

Areas on a map

Question number: 6

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Match List-Ⅰ List-Ⅱ▾
List-Ⅰ (Instrument) List-Ⅱ (What It Does? )

(A)

Planimeter

(i)

Reduction and Enlargement of map

(B)

Dumpy level

(ii)

Measures area of a map

(C)

Pantograph

(iii)

Measures air pressure

(D)

Barometer

(iv)

Measures elevation of the land surface

Choices

Choice (4) Response
  • (A)
  • (B)
  • (C)
  • (D)

a.

  • (ii)
  • (iv)
  • (i)
  • (iii)

b.

  • (ii)
  • (iii)
  • (i)
  • (iv)

c.

  • (i)
  • (iii)
  • (iv)
  • (ii)

d.

  • (iii)
  • (iv)
  • (i)
  • (ii)

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