History of Geographic Thought (CBSE-NET (UGC) Geography (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 68 - 76 of 202

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Question number: 68

» History of Geographic Thought » Ancient Geographical Knowledge

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The first geographer to introduce the concept of Gnomon to the Greeks was

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Anaximander

b.

Eratosthenes

c.

Amundsen

d.

Aristotle

Question number: 69

» History of Geographic Thought » German Contrinution

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Political Statistical School is represented by

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Varenius

b.

Busching

c.

Vidal de la Blache

d.

All of the above

Question number: 70

» History of Geographic Thought » German Contrinution

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One of these guided Geography to describe the Earth’s surface

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Humboldt

b.

Busching

c.

Ritter

d.

Kant

Question number: 71

» History of Geographic Thought » Medieval Geographical Knowledge

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Who among the following do not belong to Heliocentric group

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Varenius

b.

Galileo

c.

Aristotle

d.

Copernicus

Question number: 72

» History of Geographic Thought » Ancient Geographical Knowledge

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Question

The term longitude and latitude term were first used by

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Anaximander

b.

Homer

c.

Ptolemy

d.

Eratosthenes

Question number: 73

» History of Geographic Thought » Developments During the 20th Century

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One of the books mentions constellations identify the book

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Rig Veda

b.

Vedic Samhita

c.

Mahabhashya

d.

Granthas

Question number: 74

» History of Geographic Thought » Medieval Geographical Knowledge

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Which Arabian geographer can be called as Political Geographer?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Jackout

b.

Al Idrisi

c.

Hone Yunus

d.

Ibn Khaldun

Question number: 75

» History of Geographic Thought » Ancient Geographical Knowledge

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In the Jambu dwipa, the Hindukush existed as

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Trisringa

b.

Baba Mountains

c.

Nishad Mountains

d.

Vaidurya

Question number: 76

» History of Geographic Thought » Medieval Geographical Knowledge

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One of the main contribution of Arab Geographers was

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

They wrote books on Geographical description

b.

They made important contribution to the development of astronomy

c.

They preserved old geographical knowledge

d.

All a. , b. and c. are correct

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