Cartography Quizzes & Trivia

You are currently surrounded by a large number of questions. You have no previous knowledge of this place and you have to map everything right now. There will be questions that vary in level of difficulty, width and many more different aspects. You have to fully understand and adequately represent all of these features if you are to devise an adequate response. What is a topographical map primarily concerned with?

What are the three basic types of software used nowadays to create maps? What are the two categories in which cartography can be divided? What is the most preeminent element of an orienteering map? Explore these and many more questions up ahead. There is still much to discover and map out!
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Cartography can be simply defined as the science of making clear, standard and detailed maps. This science is based on the fact that real life elements can be represented using symbols and shapes on a piece of paper. Undoubtedly,...

Questions: 10  |  Attempts: 334   |  Last updated: Jun 12, 2019
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    Which of these is not element in a standard map? 

Cartography is the creation of maps according to a territory geography. Cartography provides symbols and general signs to be used in creating a map and how a graph should necessarily look like. What do you know about...

Questions: 10  |  Attempts: 149   |  Last updated: Jun 12, 2019
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    Who were the earliest people known to perform Cartography? 

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...

Questions: 10  |  Attempts: 144   |  Last updated: Jun 23, 2019
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    Which of these is odd to cartography?

Cartography is a science and practice of making maps. It combines the knowledge of science and technique to build the premise that reality can be modelled in ways that corresponds to the modern technology. This study is divided...

Questions: 10  |  Attempts: 137   |  Last updated: Jun 13, 2019
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    What is the study and practice of making maps?

Cartography is the act of creating graphs and maps. Any territory or geography is divided into sections, cartography is therefore a process of drawing out these sections in the form of a map. What idea do you possess on the act...

Questions: 10  |  Attempts: 165   |  Last updated: Jun 12, 2019
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    Which of the following is not a reason for creating maps? 

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