5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- urban morphology
- central place theory
- a the focal point of ancient Roman life combining the functions of the ancient Greek acropolis and agora
- b literally "high point of the city." the upper fortified part of an ancient Greek city, usually devoted to religious purposes
- c a subsidiary urban area surrounding and connected to the central city. Many are exclusively residential; others have their own commercial centers or shopping malls.
- d the layout of the city, its physical form and structure, used to study the city
- e proposed by Walter Christaller that explains how and where central places in the urban hierarchy should be functionally and spatially distributed with respect to one another
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- unrestricted growth in many American urban areas of housing, commercial development, and roads over large expanses of land, with little concern for urban planning
- developed by geographer T.G. ____, a model showing similar land-use patterns among the medium sized cites of Southeast Asia
- a structual model of the American central city that suggests the existence of five concentric land-use rings arranged around a common center
- the people were involved in agriculture, lived near subsistence levels, producing just enough to get by
- the movement of millions of Americans from northern and northeastern States to the South and Southwest regions of the U.S.
5 True/False Questions
city → a conglomeration of people and buildings clustered together to serve as a center of politics, culture, and economics
agora → the focal point of ancient Roman life combining the functions of the ancient Greek acropolis and agora
zoning laws → area of a city with a relatively uniform land use (e.g. industrial or residential ).
Huang He and Wei → region adjacent to every town and city within which its influence is dominant
Nile River Valley → chronologically, the second urban hearth, dating to 3200 BCE