5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Nonbasic Industries
- Break-of-bulk point
- Central Business District
- Cottage industry
- a A location where transfer is possible from one mode of transportation to another.
- b The area of the city where retail and office activities are clustered.
- c Industries that sell their products primarily to consumers in the community.
- d Manufacturing based in homes rather than in a factory, commonly found before the Industrial Revolution.
- e A sovereign state comprising a city and its immediate hinterland..
5 Multiple choice questions
- A community's collection of basic industries.
- Businesses that provide services primarily to individual consumers, including retail services and personal services.
- A model that holds that the potential use of a service at a particular location is directly related to the number of people in a location and inversely related to the distance people must travel to reach the service.
- Form of mass production in which each worker is assigned one specific task to perform repeatedly.
- A market center for the exchange of services by people attracted from the surrounding area.
5 True/False questions
Business services → Services that primarily meet the needs of other businesses.
Market area → Factories built by U.S. companies in Mexico near the U.S. border, to take advantage of much cheaper labor costs in Mexico.
Producer services → Businesses that provide services primarily to individual consumers, including retail services and personal services.
Post-Fordist production → Adoption by companies of flexible work rules, such as the allocation of workers to teams that perform a variety of tasks.
Settlement → A fabric made by weaving, used in making clothing