5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Trading bloc
- Public Services
- Primate city rule
- Dispersed rural settlement
- a A group of neighboring countries that promote trade with each other and erect barriers to limit trade with other blocs
- b A rural settlement pattern characterized by isolated farms rather than clustered villages.
- c Services offered by the government to provide security and protection for citizens and businesses
- d The minimum number of people needed to support the service
- e A pattern of settlements in a country, such that the largest settlement has more than twice as many people as the second-ranking settlement.
5 Multiple choice questions
- The process of consolidating small landholdings into a smaller number of larger farms in England during the eighteenth century.
- Industries that sell their products or services primarily to consumers outside the settlement.
- Industries that sell their products primarily to consumers in the community.
- 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.
- Adoption by companies of flexible work rules, such as the allocation of workers to teams that perform a variety of tasks.
5 True/False questions
Site factors → Location factors related to the transportation of materials into and from a factory.
Economic base → A community's collection of basic industries.
Fordist production → Adoption by companies of flexible work rules, such as the allocation of workers to teams that perform a variety of tasks.
City-State → A sovereign state comprising a city and its immediate hinterland..
Break-of-bulk point → A location where transfer is possible from one mode of transportation to another.