Political Geography (CBSE-NET (UGC) Geography (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 12 - 16 of 47

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Question number: 12

» Political Geography » Boundaries and Frontiers

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The claim by a government of a country that a minority living across its boundary with a neighboring state belonging to it historically and culturally is called

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Irredentism

b.

Hegemonism

c.

Frontier Invasion

d.

None of the above

Question number: 13

» Political Geography » Politics of World Resources

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A ballast voyage is

(1) A journey made by an oil tanker with water for stability

(2) A major contributor to oil pollution of the sea

(3) Very effective in saving the cost

(4) Mostly between Singapore and London

Which is correct?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

1 and 3 are correct

b.

1 and 2 are correct

c.

1, 2 and 3 are correct

d.

All of the above

Question number: 14

» Political Geography » Definition and Scope of Political Geography

Match List-Ⅰ List-Ⅱ▾
List-Ⅰ (Isostate) List-Ⅱ (Same Significant Date Line)

(A)

Isokeite

(i)

Equal travel time

(B)

Isochrones

(ii)

Equal distance line

(C)

Isodistance

(iii)

Equal degree of habitability

Choices

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

a.

  • (ii)
  • (i)
  • (iii)

b.

  • (iii)
  • (i)
  • (ii)

c.

  • (ii)
  • (iii)
  • (i)

d.

  • (i)
  • (ii)
  • (iii)

Question number: 15

» Political Geography » Heartland and Rimland Theories

Appeared in Year: 2014

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Who propounded the Heartland Theory used in political geography? (December)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

J. A. Steers

b.

Alfred Mackinder

c.

O. H. K. Spate

d.

Arthur Geddes

Question number: 16

» Political Geography » Geography and Federalism

Appeared in Year: 2014

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Which one of the following characteristic features of Indian federalism does not have a geographical base? (June)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Vast area size

b.

Physical and cultural diversities

c.

Regional inequalities in socio economic development

d.

Division of powers and functions between Union and states

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