5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Site factors
- Business services
- Central Place theory
- Labor-intensive industry
- Personal Services
- a Services that provide for the well-being and personal improvement of individual consumers
- b Location factors related to the costs of factors of production inside the plant, such as land, labor, and capital.
- c An industry for which labor costs comprise a high percentage of total expenses.
- d Services that primarily meet the needs of other businesses.
- e 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.
5 Multiple choice questions
- A rural settlement pattern characterized by isolated farms rather than clustered villages.
- A pattern of settlements in a country, such that the nth largest settlement is 1/n the population of the largest settlement.
- Industries that sell their products primarily to consumers in the community.
- Services offered by the government to provide security and protection for citizens and businesses
- 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 True/False questions
Settlement → An activity that fulfills a human want or need and returns money to those who provide it.
Consumer Services → Businesses that provide services primarily to individual consumers, including retail services and personal services.
Trading bloc → The maximum distance people are willing to travel to use a service.
New international division of labor → Location factors related to the transportation of materials into and from a factory.
Industrial Revolution → Form of mass production in which each worker is assigned one specific task to perform repeatedly.