# Cartography-Scale and Types of Scale (CBSE-NET (UGC) Geography (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 1 - 6 of 28

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## Question number: 1

» Cartography » Scale and Types of Scale

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What is a scale?

### Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

It is the overall size of the area shown on a map.

b.

Proportion between actual globe and map distance.

c.

Reducing of a large area into a small area.

d.

Proportion between vertical height and ground distance between two points

## Question number: 2

» Cartography » Scale and Types of Scale

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### Question

What is meant by the R. F. ?

### Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

b.

Representative fraction

c.

Recorded features

d.

Relief features

## Question number: 3

» Cartography » Scale and Types of Scale

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### Question

If the scale is 8.4 centimeters to 42 kilometers, the R. F. will be:

### Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

1: 42000

b.

1: 840000

c.

1: 25000

d.

1: 500000

## Question number: 4

» Cartography » Scale and Types of Scale

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### Question

In case of R. F. the denominator of the fraction shows the

### Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

map distance

b.

ground distance

c.

it does not show any distance

d.

any distance

## Question number: 5

» Cartography » Scale and Types of Scale

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### Question

Which of the following linear scale is suitable for reading a distance of 2 miles 4 furlongs and 100 years?

### Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Simple scale

b.

Diagonal scale

c.

Time scale

d.

Question does not provide sufficient data or is vague

## Question number: 6

» Cartography » Scale and Types of Scale

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### Question

Scale of a map is a proportion between

### Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Actual distance between two points on the earth and the distance between them on the map

b.

Distance between two points on a map and the actual distance on the earth

c.

Distances between two points on two different maps

d.

All of the above

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