5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Where does the central place theory apply most clearly and why?
- What creates a regular pattern of settlements?
- What were the disadvantages to dispersed settlements?
- Where are services clustered
- What did European countries do to improve agricultural production?
- a In the Great Plains- aren't heavily industrialized or interrupted by major physical features (rivers/mountains)
- b in settlements
- c 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
- d Competition between central places
- e converted their rural landscapes from clustered to dispersed with the enclosure movement (G.B)- consolidated individually owned strips of land into a single large farm owned by an individual
5 Multiple choice questions
- 1. the greater the number of people living in an area, the greater the number of potential customers 2. the farther people are from a particular service, the less likely they are to use it
- Circles leave gaps and can cause overlapping. With a square, the distance from the center varies among points along a square
- When settlements developed, they needed protection and developed public services
- Circular or linear
- the minimum number of people needed to support the service
5 True/False questions
What are dispersed rural settlements? → farmers living on individual farms isolated from neighbors rather alongside them
What do public services do and examples → Security and protection- gov, police, fire, public education
What are clustered rural settlements? → areas where a number of families live in close proximity with fields surrounding the collection of houses and farms
What produces a regular pattern of hierarchy? → Ranking settlements from largest to smallest (in population)
What type of service are the majority of people in and why? → Business- higher demand and better pay