5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- Clustered rural settlement
- Situation factors
- Enclosure movement
- Central Place theory
- a A rural settlement in which the houses and farm buildings of each family are situated close to each other and fields surround the settlement.
- 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 The process of consolidating small landholdings into a smaller number of larger farms in England during the eighteenth century.
- d Location factors related to the transportation of materials into and from a factory.
- e The maximum distance people are willing to travel to use a service.
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- An industry in which the final product weighs less or comprises a lower volume than the inputs.
- The largest settlement in a country, if it has more than twice as many people as the second-ranking settlement.
- Services that diffuse and distribute services.
- Factories built by U.S. companies in Mexico near the U.S. border, to take advantage of much cheaper labor costs in Mexico.
- An industry in which the final product weighs more or compromises a greater volume than the inputs
5 True/False Questions
Settlement → A permanent collection of buildings and inhabitants.
Economic base → A market center for the exchange of services by people attracted from the surrounding area.
Central Business District → The area of the city where retail and office activities are clustered.
Textile → A fabric made by weaving, used in making clothing
Gravity model → A group of neighboring countries that promote trade with each other and erect barriers to limit trade with other blocs