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5 Matching questions

  1. Break-of-bulk point
  2. Central Place
  3. Textile
  4. Industrial Revolution
  5. New international division of labor
  1. a Transfer of some types of jobs, especially those requiring low-paid less skilled workers, from more developed to less developed countries.
  2. b A market center for the exchange of services by people attracted from the surrounding area.
  3. c A location where transfer is possible from one mode of transportation to another.
  4. d A series of imprmements in industrial technology that transformed the process of manufacturing goods
  5. e A fabric made by weaving, used in making clothing

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. A permanent collection of buildings and inhabitants.
  2. An industry in which the final product weighs less or comprises a lower volume than the inputs.
  3. 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.
  4. The process of consolidating small landholdings into a smaller number of larger farms in England during the eighteenth century.
  5. Location factors related to the costs of factors of production inside the plant, such as land, labor, and capital.

5 True/False questions

  1. Primate city ruleThe largest settlement in a country, if it has more than twice as many people as the second-ranking settlement.


  2. ServiceAn activity that fulfills a human want or need and returns money to those who provide it.


  3. Market areaFactories built by U.S. companies in Mexico near the U.S. border, to take advantage of much cheaper labor costs in Mexico.


  4. Business servicesBusinesses that provide services primarily to individual consumers, including retail services and personal services.


  5. Bulk-gaining industryAn industry in which the final product weighs less or comprises a lower volume than the inputs.