5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Social Stratification
- Huang He (Yellow) and Wei (Yangtzi)
- Leadership class
- a Rivers in present-day China; it was at the confluence of the Huang He and Wei Rivers where chronologically the fourth urban hearth was established around 1500 BCE
- b the external locational attributes of a place; its relative location or regional position with reference of another nonlocal places
- c Group of decision-makers and organizers in early cities who controlled the resources, and often the lives, of others
- d one of two components, together with agricultural surplus, which enables the formation of cities; the differentiation of society into classes based on wealth, power, production, and prestige
- e Chronologically the fifth hearth, dating to 2000 BCE
5 Multiple choice questions
- The very poorest parts of cities that in extreme cases are not even connected to regular city services and are controlled by gangs or drug lords.
- The downtown heart of a central city, the CBD is marked by high land values, a concentration of business and commerce and the clustering of the tallest buildings
- Developed by geographer T.G. McGee, a model showing similar land-use patterns among the medium-sized cities of Southeast Asia.
- Region of great cities (e.g Ur and Babylon) located between the Tigris and Euphrates Rivers; chronically the first urban hearth dating to 3500 BCE, and which was founded in the Fertile Crescent.
- Chronologically the second urban hearth, dating to 3200 BCE
5 True/False questions
world city → Dominant city in terms of its role in the global political economy. Not the world's biggest city in terms of population or industrial output, but rather centers of strategic control of the world economy.
Griffin-Ford model → Developed by geographer T.G. McGee, a model showing similar land-use patterns among the medium-sized cities of Southeast Asia.
Zoning laws → Area of a city with a relatively uniform land use
redlining → the external locational attributes of a place; its relative location or regional position with reference of another nonlocal places
Spaces of consumption → Areas of a city, the main purpose of which is to encourage people to consume goods and services' driven primarily by the global media industry.