History of Geographic Thought-Medieval Geographical Knowledge (CBSE-NET (UGC) Geography (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 36 - 41 of 41

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Question number: 36

» History of Geographic Thought » Medieval Geographical Knowledge

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Question

Who for the first time took journey to the whole world?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Columbus

b.

Marco Polo

c.

Magellan

d.

All of the above

Question number: 37

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Question

Just like Eratosthenes, Arab geographer who calculated earth’s circumference was

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Al Beruni

b.

Sulaiman

c.

Khalifa Al-Mamrun

d.

Ramhur Muzi

Question number: 38

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Question

Who accompanied Captain Cook on his voyage to Southern Hemisphere?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Forsters

b.

Lomonosov

c.

Remzov

d.

Cluverius

Question number: 39

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Question

Vasco de Gama reached India through

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Cape Horn

b.

Gulf of Siam

c.

Suez Canal

d.

Question does not provide sufficient data or is vague

Question number: 40

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Appeared in Year: 2016

MCQ▾

Question

Which one of the following pairs of author and book does not matched correctly? (Paper - 3 July)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Al-Masudi - Major Works on China

b.

Al-Balakhi - Das Ausland

c.

Ibn Khaldun - Muqaddimah

d.

Al-Baruni - Kitab-Al-Hind

Question number: 41

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Appeared in Year: 2014

Matching-Pair▾

Question

Find the pair which does not match:

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Ibn Khaldun

Muqaddimah

b.

Al-Balakhi

Kitabul Ashkal

c.

Al-Masudi

Routes and Realms

d.

Al-Biruni

Kitab-al-Hind

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