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5 Matching questions

  1. Postindustrial City
  2. Decentralization
  3. Threshold/Range
  4. Ethnic neighborhood
  5. Urban Hierarchy
  1. a a neighborhood with distinctive ethnic composition
  2. b process of dispersing decision-making outwards from center of authority
  3. c area closest to the market / area farther away from the market
  4. d a term that relates the structure of towns within an area
  5. e a center of population, commerce, and culture from early 1900s - now

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. the layout of a city, physical form and structure
  2. in a modern urban hierarchy, the population of a city or town is inversely proportional to its rank in the hierarchy
  3. a model of town growth by Chauncy Harris and Edward Ullman based on the fact that many towns and large cities grow about many nuclei rather than a CBD
  4. a new concentration of business in suburban areas consisting of suburbs
  5. a model of town growth by Homer Hoyt with sections: high-rent homes, intermediate-rent homes, low-rent homes, education and recreation, transportation, industrial area

5 True/False questions

  1. Infrastructurethe basic facilities, services, and installations needed for the functioning of a community or society


  2. Suburbanizationincrease in proportion of population living in towns


  3. Zoningto divide an area into zones


  4. CBDa shantytown or slum


  5. Zone in Transitionthe zone between the CBD of a city and the blue-collar homes