History of Geographic Thought-Quantitative Revolution (CBSE-NET (UGC) Geography (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 1 - 4 of 5

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Question number: 1

» History of Geographic Thought » Quantitative Revolution

Appeared in Year: 2014

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Question

In the development of quantitative revolution, a new filed of studies called “Social physics: stated dimensions of society are analogous to physical dimensions and include numbers of people, distance and time” was introduced by (June)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

J. Q. Stewart

b.

W. L. Garrison

c.

Edward Ullman

d.

William Warntz

Question number: 2

» History of Geographic Thought » Quantitative Revolution

Appeared in Year: 2014

Assertion-Reason▾

Assertion (Ꭺ)

The major Thrust of Quantitative Revolution is to bring law making, model building and theorization in Geography.

Reason (Ꭱ)

After the Second World War, young geographers discarded the empirical, descriptive and gazetteer type of Geography by using the mathematical language rather than the language of literature.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Ꭺ is false but Ꭱ is true

b.

Both Ꭺ and Ꭱ are true and Ꭱ is the correct explanation of Ꭺ

c.

Both Ꭺ and Ꭱ are false

d.

Ꭺ is true but Ꭱ is false

Question number: 3

» History of Geographic Thought » Quantitative Revolution

Appeared in Year: 2016

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Question

Which one of the following is the philosophical basis of Quantitative revolution? (Paper - 2 July)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Idealism

b.

Probabalism

c.

Positivism

d.

Existentialism

Question number: 4

» History of Geographic Thought » Quantitative Revolution

Appeared in Year: 2014

MCQ▾

Question

In the development of quantitative revolution, a new filed of studies called “Social physics: stated dimensions of society are analogous to physical dimensions and include numbers of people, distance and time” was introduced by (June)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

J. Q. Stewart

b.

Edward Ullman

c.

W. L. Garrison

d.

William Warntz

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