5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- World City
- a Residential communities located outside of city centers that are usually relatively homogenous in terms of population.
- b Process that occurs when soils in arid areas are brought under cultivation through irrigation. In arid climates, water evaporates quickly off the ground surface, leaving salty residues that render the soil infertile
- c An agricultural activity involving the raising of livestock, most commonly cows and goats, for dairy products such as milk, cheese and butter
- d Person who left the inner city and moved to outlying suburban and rural areas
- e Centers of economic, culture and political activity that are strongly interconnected and together control the global systems of finance and commerce.
5 Multiple choice questions
- Crops including items like peanuts and pineapples, which are produced, usually in developing countries, for export
- Cities, mostly characteristic of the developing world, where high population growth and migration have caused them to explode in population since World War II. All megacities are plagued by chaotic and unplanned growth, terrible pollution and widespread poverty.
- A process occurring in many inner cities in which they become dilapidated centers of poverty as affluent whites move out to the suburbs and immigrants and people of color vie for scarce jobs and resources.
- Several metropolitan areas that were originally separate but have joined together to form a large, sprawling urban complex.
- Type of agriculture that requires large levels of manual labor to succeed
5 True/False questions
Latin American city → Cities in Muslim countries that owe their structure to their religious beliefs. Islamic cities contain mosques at their center and walls guarding their perimeter. Open-air markets (bazaars), courtyards surrounded by high walls, and dead-end streets, which limit foot traffic in residential neighborhoods, also characterize Islamic cities.
Mechanization → Process that occurs when soils in arid areas are brought under cultivation through irrigation. In arid climates, water evaporates quickly off the ground surface, leaving salty residues that render the soil infertile
Intensive cultivation → An agricultural system characterized by low inputs of labor per unit land area
Node → Geographical centers of activity. Large cities (like Los Angeles) may have many nodes.
Beaux Arts → Person who left the inner city and moved to outlying suburban and rural areas