Political Geography-Geopolitics (CBSE-NET (UGC) Geography (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 1 - 6 of 7

Get 1 year subscription: Access detailed explanations (illustrated with images and videos) to 1978 questions. Access all new questions we will add tracking exam-pattern and syllabus changes. View Sample Explanation or View Features.

Rs. 550.00 or

Question number: 1

» Political Geography » Geopolitics

Appeared in Year: 2014

MCQ▾

Question

What do you mean by ‘Lebensraum’ in political geography? (December)

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Living space

b.

Administrative unit

c.

Dead space

d.

Religious organization

Question number: 2

» Political Geography » Geopolitics

MCQ▾

Question

Theory that if one country falls into Soviet Bloc its neighbor would follow setting up ripple effect similar to that produced by toppling a line a dominoes is known as

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Theory of Power Vacuum

b.

Domino Theory

c.

Base Theory

d. None of the above

Question number: 3

» Political Geography » Geopolitics

Appeared in Year: 2014

MCQ▾

Question

‘Geostrategic model’, dividing the world into ten regions, was propounded by: (June)

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

John Short

b.

John Agnew

c.

Saul Cohen

d.

P. J. Taylor

Question number: 4

» Political Geography » Geopolitics

MCQ▾

Question

Who used the work Geopolitik for the first time?

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Ratzel

b.

Mackinder

c.

Kjellen

d. None of the above

Question number: 5

» Political Geography » Geopolitics

MCQ▾

Question

In USA the term “Panhandle” is used

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

For various types of cargo transfer from one made of transportation to another

b.

To denote a long narrow extension of a state or territory between two others or between one another and the sea

c.

To denote the name of the highway between Oklahama and Texas

d. Question does not provide sufficient data or is vague

Question number: 6

» Political Geography » Geopolitics

Appeared in Year: 2015

Assertion-Reason▾

Assertion (Ꭺ)

Cuba and U. S. A. are nearer to each other in geographical space, but they are not friendly neighbors.

Reason (Ꭱ)

There is strong differences in political philosophy.

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

Sign In