5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- What is the central place theory and who proposed it?
- What is the best shape to use for market areas and why?
- What is a service
- What are the three main types of services
- What pattern should a rank-size rule have on a graph?
- a Hexagon- doesn't cause gaps, and has closer related distances from center
- b explains how services are distributed and why a regular pattern of settlements exists (in MDCS)-proposed by Walter Christaller
- c Should be a straight line- if it isn't, that means the society doesn't have a rank-size distribution of settlements
- d consumer, business, and public services
- e Something that fulfills a want or need to return $ to those who provide it
5 Multiple choice questions
- They are considered more efficient
- The medieval walled area of central Moscow and where russian military leaders work
- the minimum number of people needed to support the service
- lost time moving between fields, had to build more roads to connect the small lots, and farmers had been restricted to what they could plant
- centers of military power
5 True/False questions
What is wrong with using circles or squares for market areas? → Circles leave gaps and can cause overlapping. With a square, the distance from the center varies among points along a square
What do consumer services do and examples → provide services for people who desire it (don't NEED it) and can pay for it (ex: Retail, leisure activities- restaurants and hotels, education-private and college, health- fitness and plastic surgery)
What creates a regular pattern of settlements? → Competition between central places
What is the primate city rule → the largest settlement has more than twice as many people as the 2nd ranking settlement
What is the market area/hinterland? → The medieval walled area of central Moscow and where russian military leaders work