5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- What were the disadvantages to dispersed settlements?
- What creates a regular pattern of settlements?
- What are citadels
- What happened in clustered rural settlements when the population grew too large for the fields?
- What pattern should a rank-size rule have on a graph?
- a Competition between central places
- b centers of military power
- c lost time moving between fields, had to build more roads to connect the small lots, and farmers had been restricted to what they could plant
- d New settlements- called satellite settlements, were established nearby because not all land was under cultivation
- e Should be a straight line- if it isn't, that means the society doesn't have a rank-size distribution of settlements
5 Multiple choice questions
- Pros: greater agricultural efficiency, Cons: destroyed the self-contained world of village life
- They are considered more efficient
- the largest settlement has more than twice as many people as the 2nd ranking settlement
- When settlements developed, they needed protection and developed public services
- consumer, business, and public services
5 True/False questions
What type of economic activity is services? → Tertiary
What were middle atlantic colonies' settlements like? → small, dispersed farms at first. Then plantations grew
What are the 2 patterns the gravity model takes into account? → 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
Why/who did business services begin with? → When settlements developed, they needed protection and developed public services
What do public services do and examples → a service that facilitates other businesses- FIRE (finance, insurance, real estate), professional management (lawyers, accounting, architecture, design) and transportation (trucking-semis and metra, broadcasting, electricity)