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Retired Exam Part 1

This would help explain how scale of inquiry affects truth.
Maps showing Michigan 's population density by countries and the United States population density by state
The flow lines on the map above most likely represent the movement of
guest workers.
Historically, the growth of North American suburbs was most constrained by
limited transportation.
Assuming a world population of 5,700,000,000 and an annual growth rate of 1.6 percent, ___________ people will be added to the world's population in the next year.
Swahili in East Africa and English in global commerce are examples of
lingua franca.
This is a true statement about classic models of city structure.
The sector model is highly influenced by transportation patterns:
In recent decades, all of the following have played a major role in the rapid growth of Sun Belt cities of the United States except
All of the following are correct statements about time zones except
All of the following are correct statements about time zones except
time zones were established to facilitate the planting and harvesting of crops.
In the nineteenth and early twentieth century, the demographic transition in Europe was best characterized by
urbanization and falling birth rates.
These are best examples of central places with large hinterlands
Atlanta, Denver, and Calgary
This does not act as a centrifugal force for a state.
Linguistic homogeneity
United Nations recognition of a state's "exclusive economic zone" allows the state to
claim national economic jurisdiction over 200 nautical miles of water extending from its coast.
In Latin America, data for employment in many large urban areas are most likely to be incomplete because
many people work in the informal sector.
This is a distinctive aspect of population policy emphasized for the first time by the international community in the 1990's.
Women's empowerment
The clearing of tropical rain forest for agriculture frequently results in
a shift to animal raising.
Contemporary manufacturing is characterized by
spatial disaggregation of the production process
This is positively correlated with gross domestic product (GDP) per capita.
Carbon dioxide emission per capita
In the United States and Canada, a _________ is areal unit best approximates a city neighborhood in size.
census tract
French influence on land division in the United States and Canada resulted in
a long-lot system.
Today, the greatest number of urban dwellers is found in