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Question number: 7
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The scale of a map is 5” = 1 mile. Reduce it twice. The new R. F. will be
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Choice (4)  Response  

a.  1: 6336 

b.  1: 12672 

c.  1: 25344 

d.  5” = 2 mile 

Question number: 8
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When the R. F. of a map is 1/60000, one can represent:
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Choice (4)  Response  

a.  60 meters 

b.  6000 meters 

c.  600 meters 

d.  3000 meters 

Question number: 9
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The unit of measurement in the numerator and denominator in a R. F. remains always the same in:
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Choice (4)  Response  

a.  Some countries 

b.  All the countries 

c.  No country 

d.  Developed countries 

Question number: 10
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Choose from the following the map with the largest scale
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Choice (4)  Response  

a.  1: 50000 

b.  1: 100000 

c.  1: 250000 

d.  1: 500000 

Question number: 11
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What is the unit of distance in case of R. F. ?
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Choice (4)  Response  

a.  No unit 

b.  Cm and Km 

c.  Feet and yards 

d.  Inches and miles 

Question number: 12
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A map of R. F. 1: 20000 is to be reduced to 1: 80000. The ratio of reduction will be
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Choice (4)  Response  

a.  3: 2 

b.  4: 3 

c.  1: 4 

d.  4: 1 

Question number: 13
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When the scale of a map is 1 cm to 1 km, the correct representative fraction is
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Choice (4)  Response  

a.  1: 100000 

b.  1: 126720 

c.  1: 1000000 

d.  1: 63360 

Question number: 14
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Choice (4)  Response  

a.  21.50 km 

b.  22.75 km 

c.  26.25 km 

d.  18.60 km 
