History of Geographic Thought (CBSE-NET (UGC) Geography (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 137 - 143 of 200

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Question number: 137

» History of Geographic Thought » Ancient Geographical Knowledge

Appeared in Year: 2015

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Who among of the following first used the word ‘Geography’? (December)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Strabo

b.

Eratosthenes

c.

Posidonius

d.

Hipparchus

Question number: 138

» History of Geographic Thought » Determinism and Possibilism

Appeared in Year: 2015

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Vidal de la Blache was associated with which of the following schools of thought? (December)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Possibilism

b.

Modem Determinism

c.

Stop and Go Determinism

d.

Determinism

Question number: 139

» History of Geographic Thought » Behaviouralism

Appeared in Year: 2015

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‘There is a strong relationship between environment, image and decision making. ’ This statement pertains to: (December)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Welfare Approach

b.

Radicalism

c.

Humanism

d.

Behaviouralism

Question number: 140

» History of Geographic Thought » German Contrinution

Appeared in Year: 2015

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Who laid the foundation of modern geographical thought? (December)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Humboldt and Davis

b.

Kant and Varenius

c.

Humboldt and Ritter

d.

Hettner and Richthopen

Question number: 141

» History of Geographic Thought » Ancient Geographical Knowledge

Appeared in Year: 2015

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Who are considered as the founders of Mathematical Geography? (December)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Thales and Anaximander

b.

Hecataeus and Herodotus

c.

Plato and Aristotle

d.

Ptolemy

Question number: 142

» History of Geographic Thought » Ancient Geographical Knowledge

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Who wrote the book Meteorologica? (December)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Aristotle

b.

Posidonius

c.

Thales

d.

Plato

Question number: 143

» History of Geographic Thought » Ancient Geographical Knowledge

Appeared in Year: 2015

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Which is the correct sequence in chronological order of the following Greeks who contributed vastly to the evolution of geographical thought during the ancient period? (December)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Ptolemy, Anaximander, Aristotle, Eratosthenes

b.

Eratosthenes, Anaximander, Ptolemy, Aristotle

c.

Anaximander, Aristotle, Eratosthenes, Ptolemy

d.

Aristotle, Eratosthenes, Anaximander, Ptolemy

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