# Part 7 of 100 PYQS from Theories & Models in Geography for UGC NET

Part 7 of 100 PYQS from Theories & Models in Geography for UGC NET

100 PYQS OF MODELS AND THEORIES FOR UGC NET EXAM, THEORIES AND MODELS IN GEOGRAPHY NOTES, MODEL IN GEOGRAPHY STUDY MATERIAL, THEORIES AND MODELS PYQS,

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Q.86. Which of the following conditions is characterized by the second stage of Demographic Transition?

(A) Low birth rate, High death rate

(B) High birth rate, High death rate

(C) High birth rate, declining death rate

(D) Low birth rate, Low death rate

Explanation

Demographic Transition Theory

Given by- WS Thompson in 1929 and revised by Frank Notestein in 1945

Based on – fertility, mortality and consequent change in population

five stages in demographic transition theory

1. Stage I-High birth and high death rate
2. Stage II-High birth rate and low death rate
3. Stage III- Declining Birth rate and stable death rate
4. Stage IV –Low Birth rate and Low death rate
5. Stage V-Very low birth & Low death rates.

CBSE UGC NET December 2013

Q.87. Which one of the following indicates the principle of transport in Central Place Theory?

(1) K3

(2) K4

(3) K7

(4) K9

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Q.89. Match the following lists:

 List – I  (a) Cumulative Causation Model       (b) Spatial Diffusion               (c) Behavioural Matrix           (d) Stages of Economic growth            List – II 1. Rostow 2. Myrdal 3. Hagerstrand 4. Pred
##### Codes:
 (a) (b) (c) (d) (A) 2 3 4 1 (B) 1 2 4 3 (C) 1 2 3 4 (D) 4 3 2 1

Q.90. Which one of the following distances does not fit into Christaller’s scheme of k = 3 hierarchy of central places?

(A) 7

(B) 11

(C) 21

(D) 36

Q.91. Match the List-I with List-II and select the correct answer using the codes given below:

List – I

(a) Weber

(b) Von Thunen

(c) Christaller

(d) Weaver

List – II

(i) Crop combination

(ii) Agricultural location

(iii) Central place theory

(iv) Theory of Industrial location

Codes:

 a b c d (A) ii iv i iii (B) iv ii iii i (C) i ii iii iv (D) ii iii iv i

Q.92. Which one of the following theories is based on the concept of economic rent?

(A) Agricultural land use

(B) Rank-size rule

(C) Innovation diffusion

(D) Urban land use

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Q.93. Match List – I with List – II and select the correct answer from the codes given below:

List – I (Theory)

1. Theory of Spatial Integration
2. Theory of Innovation Diffusion
3. Dependency Theory
4. Theory of Circular and Cumulative Causation

List – II  (Authors)

1. G. Myrdal
2. A.G. Frank

iii. John Friedman

1. T. Hagerstrand

Codes:

 a b c d (A) ii i iii iv (B) i ii iv iii (C) iii iv ii i (D) iv iii i ii

CBSE UGC NET December 2012

Q.94. Match List – I with List – II and select the correct answer from the codes given below:

List – I (Author)

1. W. Christaller
2. V.L.S. PrakasaRao
3. Manzoor Alam & W. Khan
4. M. Chisholm

List – II (Name of the Book)

1. Rural settlement and land use
2. Metropolitan Hyderabad and its region

iii. Regional Planning

1. Central places in Southern Germany

Codes:

 a b c d (A) i iii iv ii (B) ii i iii iv (C) iv iii ii i (D) i ii iii iv

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Q.95. The ‘Range of a Good’ refers to

(1) The maximum distance which people have to travel to purchase a good or service.

(2) The variety of goods available at a market place.

(3) The maximum demand to make the service or good viable.

(4) The maximum population necessary for survival of a function.

Q.96. The ‘Administrative Principle’ in Christaller’s ‘Central Place Theory’ refers to

(1) K = 3

(2) K = 4

(3) K = 7

(4) K = 9

Q.97. The theory of least cost location was proposed by

(1) Losch

(2) Isard

(3) Dicey

(4) Weber

Q.98. Who among the following formalized the concept that there exists relationship between the spatial organisation and national development?

(1) Luten

(2) Dickens

(3) Kuklinski

(4) Friedmann

Q.99. Which of the following sequences of the stages of economic growth according to Rostow’s model is correct?

(1) Traditional society, drive to maturity, take off, high mass consumption

(2) Traditional society, take off, drive to maturity, high mass consumption

(3) Traditional society, take off, high mass consumption, drive to maturity

(4) Traditional society, drive to maturity, high mass consumption, take off

Economic growth model of Rostow’s:

Rostow’s stages of economic growth model is one of the major historical models of economic growth. It was published by American economist Walt Whitman Rostow in 1960. The model postulates that economic growth occurs in five basic stages, of varying length:

(2) The preconditions for take-off

(3) The take-off

(4) The drive to maturity

(5) The age of high mass-consumption

Q.100. Which one of the following does not belong to the Exploitive Model of Urban Structure propounded by William Bunge?

(A) City of Superfluity

(B) City of Death