5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- What did European countries do to improve agricultural production?
- Why/who did business services begin with?
- What are the 2 patterns the gravity model takes into account?
- What are other names for clustered rural settlements?
- Why did dispersed rural settlements become more popular?
- a Hamlet or village
- b 1. the greater the number of people living in an area, the greater the number of potential customers 2. the farther people are from a particular service, the less likely they are to use it
- c They are considered more efficient
- d converted their rural landscapes from clustered to dispersed with the enclosure movement (G.B)- consolidated individually owned strips of land into a single large farm owned by an individual
- e began in settlements with hunters and gatherers. Permanent settlement was made to store these goods and then the resources were traded
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- centers of military power
- the country's nth-largest settlement is 1/n the population of the largest settlement (the 2nd largest is 1/2 the size of the largest)
- A market center for the exchange of goods and services by people attracted from the surrounding area
- Security and protection- gov, police, fire, public education
- A region with a core where the characteristic is most intense
5 True/False Questions
What is the primate city rule → the country's nth-largest settlement is 1/n the population of the largest settlement (the 2nd largest is 1/2 the size of the largest)
What were middle atlantic colonies' settlements like? → Since there was a wide variety of cultures, and most came as individuals dispersed settlements became popular.
What are dispersed rural settlements? → farmers living on individual farms isolated from neighbors rather alongside them
What are clustered rural settlements? → farmers living on individual farms isolated from neighbors rather alongside them
What is wrong with using circles or squares for market areas? → Circles leave gaps and can cause overlapping. With a square, the distance from the center varies among points along a square