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5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- Clustered rural settlement
- Rank-size rule
- Bulk-reducing industry
- Trading bloc
- a A permanent collection of buildings and inhabitants.
- b An industry in which the final product weighs less or comprises a lower volume than the inputs.
- c A group of neighboring countries that promote trade with each other and erect barriers to limit trade with other blocs
- d A pattern of settlements in a country, such that the nth largest settlement is 1/n the population of the largest settlement.
- e A rural settlement in which the houses and farm buildings of each family are situated close to each other and fields surround the settlement.
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- A market center for the exchange of services by people attracted from the surrounding area.
- 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.
- Form of mass production in which each worker is assigned one specific task to perform repeatedly.
- Services that provide goods for sale to consumers.
- A rural settlement pattern characterized by isolated farms rather than clustered villages.
5 True/False Questions
Public Services → Services offered by the government to provide security and protection for citizens and businesses
Personal Services → Services that provide goods for sale to consumers.
Primate City → A pattern of settlements in a country, such that the largest settlement has more than twice as many people as the second-ranking settlement.
Site factors → Location factors related to the transportation of materials into and from a factory.
Range → The maximum distance people are willing to travel to use a service.