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Question number: 1

» History of Geographic Thought » Medieval Geographical Knowledge

Appeared in Year: 2014

MCQ▾

Question

Which one of the following pairs does not match correctly? : (June)

Author & Book

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Al-Biruni Kitab-al-Hind

b.

Al-Balakhi - Kitabul Ashkal

c.

Ibn Khaldun Muqaddimah

d.

Al-Masudi Routes and Realms

Question number: 2

» History of Geographic Thought » Medieval Geographical Knowledge

Appeared in Year: 2014

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Question

Which Arab geographer served in the Court of Muhammad Bin Tughlaq? (December)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

lbn-e-Khaldun

b.

lbn-Batuta

c.

AIBeruni

d.

Al-ldrisi

Question number: 3

» History of Geographic Thought » Medieval Geographical Knowledge

Match List-Ⅰ List-Ⅱ▾

Question

Match the following:
List-Ⅰ List-Ⅱ

(A)

Geographia Syntaxis

(i)

Ptolemy

(B)

Father of Oceanography

(ii)

Possidonius

(C)

De Chorographia

(iii)

Pomponius Mela

Choices

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

a.

  • (ii)
  • (i)
  • (iii)

b.

  • (iii)
  • (ii)
  • (i)

c.

  • (i)
  • (ii)
  • (iii)

d.

  • (ii)
  • (iii)
  • (i)

Question number: 4

» 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: 5

» 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: 6

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Match List-Ⅰ List-Ⅱ▾

Question

Match the following:
List-Ⅰ List-Ⅱ

(A)

Giles Fletcher

(i)

Principal Navigations

(B)

Carpenter

(ii)

Description of Soviet Union

(C)

Richard Hokluyt

(iii)

World Geography

Choices

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

a.

  • (ii)
  • (i)
  • (iii)

b.

  • (i)
  • (iii)
  • (ii)

c.

  • (iii)
  • (i)
  • (ii)

d.

  • (ii)
  • (iii)
  • (i)

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