History of Geographic Thought-German Contrinution (CBSE-NET (UGC) Geography (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 6 - 13 of 24

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Question number: 6

» History of Geographic Thought » German Contrinution

Appeared in Year: 2014

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Question

Who coined the term “Cosmography” and divided it into uranography and geography? : (June)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

B. Varenius

b.

A. Humboldt

c.

O. Peschel

d.

C. Ritter

Question number: 7

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Question

Who said that Geography is the science of spatial distribution of the world?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Peschel

b.

Varenius

c.

Humboldt

d.

Ritter

Question number: 8

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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: 9

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Question

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

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Frobel

b.

Peschel

c.

Ratzel

d.

Ritter

Question number: 10

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Question

Identify the geographer

(i) He was the greatest geographer of the 17th century

(ii) He lived in Netherlands

(iii) He divided geography into two parts - Universal and Special

This geographer is

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Immanuel Kant

b.

Cluverius

c.

Carpenter

d.

Varenius

Question number: 11

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Question

Who is called as the father of Anthropology

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Theophrastus

b.

Kant

c.

Pliny

d.

Pomponius Mela

Question number: 12

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Question

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: 13

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Question

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

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Humboldt

b.

Busching

c.

Ritter

d.

Kant

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