5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- Formative era
- Multiple-nuclei model
- Central place theory
- Sector model
- Harris and Ullman
- a A model of the internal structure of cities in which social groups are arranged around a collection of nodes of activities.
- b A theory that explains the distribution of services, based on the fact that settlements serve as centers of market areas for services; larger settlements are fewer and farther apart than smaller settlements and provide services for a larger number of people who are willing to travel farther.
- c A model of the internal structure of cities in which social groups are arranged around a series of sectors, or wedges, radiating out from the central business district (CBD).
- d time where the major urban hearths came into existance
- e developed multiple nuclei model explaining that large cities developed by spreading from several places of growth, not just one
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- was an American sociologist and member of the Chicago school of sociology.
- A nation or group of territories ruled by a single, powerful leader or emperor
- legislation and regulations to limit suburban sprawl and preserve farmland
- the heavily populated area extending from Boston to Washington and including New York City, Philadelphia, and Baltimore., the heavily populated area extending from Boston to Washington and including New York City, Philadelphia, and Baltimore.
- nesting of small hexagons within larger ones.
5 True/False Questions
Sprawl → the people living in a municipality smaller than a city
Hamlet → a community of people smaller than a village
Center City → urban area over 10 mil. People
census tract → a city with political and economic control over the surrounding countryside
Gentrification → the restoration of run-down urban areas by the middle class (resulting in the displacement of lower-income people)