The Equirectangular Projection Quiz

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The Equirectangular Projection Quiz

Equirectangular projection is the map projection that did great to add value to the development and understanding of the world and geography. This quiz tests your knowledge of equirectangular projection.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Another name for Equirectangular Projection are all these except...
    • A. 

      Equidistance Cylindrical Projection

    • B. 

      Geographic Projection

    • C. 

      La carte parallélogrammatique projection

    • D. 

      Longitude and latitude Projection

  • 2. 
    Who claimed the invention of Equirectangular projection? 
    • A. 

      Ptolemy

    • B. 

      Pytheas

    • C. 

      Pseudo-Scymnus

    • D. 

      Posidonius

  • 3. 
    The Equirectangular Projection was invented in which year? 
    • A. 

      AD-100

    • B. 

      AD-200

    • C. 

      AD-300

    • D. 

      AD-400

  • 4. 
    The geographer that claim Equirectangular Projection died in which year?
    • A. 

      AD 187

    • B. 

      AD 180

    • C. 

      AD 170

    • D. 

      AD 165

  • 5. 
    The claimer of Equirectangular projection lived in?
    • A. 

      Alexandria

    • B. 

      Ashmoun

    • C. 

      Tell El Kebir

    • D. 

      Girga

  • 6. 
    The inventor of Equirectagular projection has all these occupations except...
    • A. 

      Mathematician

    • B. 

      Astronomer

    • C. 

      Geographer

    • D. 

      Chemist

  • 7. 
    The inventor of Equirectangular projection is otherwise called?
    • A. 

      The Geographie

    • B. 

      The Geographar

    • C. 

      The Geographia

    • D. 

      The Geographier

  • 8. 
    Who was the teacher of the Equirectangular projection inventor?
    • A. 

      Theon of Smyrna

    • B. 

      Theone of smyrna

    • C. 

      Thaon of smyrna

    • D. 

      Tharone of smyrna

  • 9. 
    What was the first astronomical treatise of Ptolemy?
    • A. 

      Almagest

    • B. 

      Byzantine

    • C. 

      Peace of Callias

    • D. 

      Treaty of Bonn

  • 10. 
    The first astronomical treatise of Ptolemy was founded when?
    • A. 

      AD 100-170

    • B. 

      AD 100-270

    • C. 

      AD 270-350

    • D. 

      AD 230-300