5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- first urban revolution
- agriculture village
- informal economy
- a the innovation of the city, which occurred independently in five separate hearths
- b region of great cities located between the Tigris and Euphrates Rivers; chronologically the first urban hearth, dating to 3500, and which was founded in the Fertile Crescent
- c the people were involved in agriculture, lived near subsistence levels, producing just enough to get by
- d economic activity that is neither taxed nor monitored by a government; and is not included in that government's Gross National Product; as apposed to a formal economy
- e the internal physical attributes of a place, including its absolute location, its spatial character and physical setting
5 Multiple choice questions
- in a model urban hierarchy, the idea that the population of a city or town will be inversely proportional to its rank in the hierarchy
- area of a city with a relatively uniform land use (e.g. industrial or residential ).
- a country's largest city--ranking atop the urban hierarchy--most expressive of the national culture and usually (but not always) the capital city as well.
- the external locational attributes of a place; its relative location or regional position with reference to other nonlocal places
- the rehabilitation of deteriorated, often abandoned, housing of low-income inner-city residents
5 True/False questions
city → a conglomeration of people and buildings clustered together to serve as a center of politics, culture, and economics
suburb → the internal physical attributes of a place, including its absolute location, its spatial character and physical setting
Indus River Valley → chronologically, the second urban hearth, dating to 3200 BCE
blockbusting → a discriminatory real estate practice in North America in which members of minority groups are are prevented from obtaining money to purchase homes or property in predominely
zoning laws → area of a city with a relatively uniform land use (e.g. industrial or residential ).