5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Right-to-work state
- Site factors
- Producer services
- Cottage industry
- Bulk-gaining industry
- a A U.S. state that has passed a law preventing a union and company from negotiating a contract that requires workers to join a union as a condition of employment.
- b An industry in which the final product weighs more or compromises a greater volume than the inputs
- c Manufacturing based in homes rather than in a factory, commonly found before the Industrial Revolution.
- d Services that primarily help people conduct business.
- e Location factors related to the costs of factors of production inside the plant, such as land, labor, and capital.
5 Multiple choice questions
- A pattern of settlements in a country, such that the largest settlement has more than twice as many people as the second-ranking settlement.
- The process of consolidating small landholdings into a smaller number of larger farms in England during the eighteenth century.
- Transfer of some types of jobs, especially those requiring low-paid less skilled workers, from more developed to less developed countries.
- Services that diffuse and distribute services.
- A location where transfer is possible from one mode of transportation to another.
5 True/False questions
Market area → The area surrounding a central place, from which people are attracted to use the place's goods and services.
Business services → Services that primarily meet the needs of other businesses.
Nonbasic Industries → Industries that sell their products primarily to consumers in the community.
Rank-size rule → A pattern of settlements in a country, such that the nth largest settlement is 1/n the population of the largest settlement.
Central Place theory → A theory that explains the distribution of services, based on the fact that settlements serve as centers of market areas for services; larger settlements are fewer and farther apart than smaller settlements and provide services for a larger number of people who are willing to travel farther.