What is a cartogram?
1. A map drawn by using CAD/CAM tools
2. A form of map drawn by using Braille for the visually impaired
3. A form of map where objects are drawn using non-Euclidean coordinates
4. A form of map based on photogrametric principles.
A form of map where objects are drawn using non-Euclidean coordinates
Which of the following is not an example of a class interval system used in choropleth
2. Equal interval
What is chart junk?
1. Unreadable maps and graphs
2. Unnecessary detail around maps and diagrams
3. Awful pop music.
4. Incorrect plots generated by GIS.
Unnecessary detail around maps and diagrams
What does the abbreviation VRML stand for?
1. Visual Resource Markup Language
2. Virtual Reality Modelling Language
3. Visual Relationship Modelling Language
4. Virtual Reality Markup Language
Virtual Reality Modelling Language
What is a linked display?
1. A pilot's head-up cockpit display
2. A mobile GIS consisting of PDA and mobile phone
3. A set of graphs and maps where items are linked in separate displays
4. A set of linked tables displayed in a RDBMS.
A set of graphs and maps where items are linked in separate displays
Which of the following are examples of non-cartographic output?
1. GPS coordinate plots
4. Dynamically linked graphs
5. Thematic maps
Charts, Tables and Dynamically linked graphs
Which of the following are important characteristics of a SDSS?
1. They are easy to use
2. They do not require user intervention
3. They incorporate spatially explicit models
4. They are designed to make full use of available data
5. They are designed to handle exclusively spatial data
They are easy to use.
They incorporate spatially explicit models.
They are designed to make full use of available data
GIS output can include graphs and tables?
You should always include as much information as possible in a map?
A thematic map that displays a quantitative attribute using ordinal classes is called
a choropleth map?
If data are divided so that an equal number of observations fall into each class
this is referred to as an equal interval classification system?
A cartogram shows the location of objects using standard Euclidean co-ordinates?
3D mapping can be used in socio-economic applications such as population or retail
GUI is the acronym for Graphical User Interface?
Maps from GIS can be output to mobile devices such as PDAs?
In a linked display, any action taken in one window will be reflected in other windows
on the screen?
The development of a city could be revealed using an animated series of maps?