History Of Cartography! Trivia Quiz

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History Of Cartography! Trivia Quiz

As we know Cartography to be the science and practice of making maps, the elements of the mapping aspects can be traced by knowing what happened in the past that brings about this study. However, this study contains some sections which are needed to be studied. Take this quiz on the history of cartography!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which of these is odd to cartography?
    • A. 

      Science 

    • B. 

      Aesthetics 

    • C. 

      Technique 

    • D. 

      Architecture 

  • 2. 
    Which of these is worked through cartography?
    • A. 

      Map

    • B. 

      Distance 

    • C. 

      Location 

    • D. 

      Climate 

  • 3. 
    Which of these might not be present on the map? 
    • A. 

      Roads 

    • B. 

      River 

    • C. 

      Toponyms 

    • D. 

      Shop

  • 4. 
    What is the representation of the terrain of the mapped object on flat media?
    • A. 

      Map design 

    • B. 

      Generalization 

    • C. 

      Map projection 

    • D. 

      Mapping 

  • 5. 
    Which of these is related to the elimination of mapped object?
    • A. 

      Mapping Out 

    • B. 

      Map projection 

    • C. 

      Generalization 

    • D. 

      Map design 

  • 6. 
    What is the full meaning of GIS? 
    • A. 

      Geological Information systems 

    • B. 

      Genetic Information Systems 

    • C. 

      Geographic Information Systems 

    • D. 

      General Information Systems 

  • 7. 
    How many ways can the field of cartography be divided into? 
    • A. 

      1

    • B. 

      2

    • C. 

      3

    • D. 

      4

  • 8. 
    Which of these types of maps is concerned with topographic description?
    • A. 

      Topographic map 

    • B. 

      General map

    • C. 

      Thematic map 

    • D. 

      Plain map 

  • 9. 
    Which of these is odd? 
    • A. 

      Map projection 

    • B. 

      Map design 

    • C. 

      Generalization 

    • D. 

      Geology

  • 10. 
    Which of these is abstract?
    • A. 

      Mountain 

    • B. 

      River 

    • C. 

      Toponyms 

    • D. 

      Road