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5 Matching questions

  1. Nonbasic Industries
  2. Break-of-bulk point
  3. City-State
  4. Central Business District
  5. Cottage industry
  1. a A location where transfer is possible from one mode of transportation to another.
  2. b The area of the city where retail and office activities are clustered.
  3. c Industries that sell their products primarily to consumers in the community.
  4. d Manufacturing based in homes rather than in a factory, commonly found before the Industrial Revolution.
  5. e A sovereign state comprising a city and its immediate hinterland..

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. A community's collection of basic industries.
  2. Businesses that provide services primarily to individual consumers, including retail services and personal services.
  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. Form of mass production in which each worker is assigned one specific task to perform repeatedly.
  5. A market center for the exchange of services by people attracted from the surrounding area.

5 True/False questions

  1. Business servicesServices that primarily meet the needs of other businesses.

          

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

          

  3. Producer servicesBusinesses that provide services primarily to individual consumers, including retail services and personal services.

          

  4. Post-Fordist productionAdoption by companies of flexible work rules, such as the allocation of workers to teams that perform a variety of tasks.

          

  5. SettlementA fabric made by weaving, used in making clothing