History of Geographic Thought (CBSE-NET (UGC) Geography (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 34 - 40 of 202

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Question number: 34

» History of Geographic Thought » Medieval Geographical Knowledge

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Question

The father of Russian geology is

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Anuchin

b.

Lomonosov

c.

Romzov

d.

Baranasky

Question number: 35

» History of Geographic Thought » Medieval Geographical Knowledge

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Question

The content of Geographike Syntaxis is

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Study of Cosmological and Physical Environment

b.

Focused on map making & projections

c.

Interrelations of physical environment

d.

Mathematical calculation of Planet Earth

Question number: 36

» History of Geographic Thought » German Contrinution

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Question

Humboldt’s will to travel took the creative shape after he met

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Captain Cook

b.

Magellan

c.

Franu’s Drake

d.

Forsters

Question number: 37

» History of Geographic Thought » Ancient Geographical Knowledge

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Question

Who was the first in the world to suggest use of a grid of latitude and longitude as a basis for locating places on the world?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Eratosthenes

b.

Bartholomew

c.

Hipparchus

d.

Steers

Question number: 38

» History of Geographic Thought » Ancient Geographical Knowledge

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Question

According to Thales, a Greek Philosopher, the shape of the earth was

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Spherical

b.

Oval

c.

Circular

d.

Flat

Question number: 39

» History of Geographic Thought » Ancient Geographical Knowledge

Match List-Ⅰ List-Ⅱ▾

Question

Match the following:
List-Ⅰ List-Ⅱ

(A)

Irawati

(i)

Ravi

(B)

Mahagauri

(ii)

Damodar

(C)

Kubha

(iii)

Kabul

Choices

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

a.

  • (i)
  • (ii)
  • (iii)

b.

  • (iii)
  • (ii)
  • (i)

c.

  • (ii)
  • (i)
  • (iii)

d.

  • (i)
  • (iii)
  • (ii)

Question number: 40

» History of Geographic Thought » German Contrinution

MCQ▾

Question

Who said “Geographical diversity is the basis of Historical Diversity”.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Frobel

b.

Peschel

c.

Ratzel

d.

Ritter

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