5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- What is a "Market-Area Analysis" and why is it important?
- Name 2 ways CBDs are different in Europe
- What is a "Central Place"?
- What are "Retail Services"?
- Name 4 services typically found in "clustered Rural Settlements"
- a They provide goods for sale to consumers
- b Less dominated by commercial considerations
making new buildings are difficult
- c Is a market center for the exchange of goods and services by the people in the area
- d -religious structures -schools -shops -homes
- e Retailer and other services provides make use of market-area studies to determine if locating in the market would be profitable and where the best location would be
5 Multiple choice questions
- The typical modern industry requires a large percent of land for operation
Transformed their waterfronts from industry to commercial and recreational activities
- -1750 through 1850 in Great Britain
-To improve agricultural production, a number of European countries converted their rurals landscapes from clustered settlements to dispersed patterns
- In whihc the country's nth-largest settlement is 1/2 the population of the largest settlement. Serveral MDCs in Europe
- The third level of cities, offer more narrow and highly specialized variety of services
- The area surronding a service from which customers are attracted
5 True/False questions
Define the term "Range" → the maximum distance people are willing to travel to use a service
Define a "Service" → A permanent collection of buildings where people reside, work and obtain services
What is the difference between "Basic Industries" and "Non-basic Industries"? → Basic industries-is a settlements distinctive economic structure derives which export primarily to consumers outside of the settlement
Non-basic industires are enterprises whose customers live in the same community, essentially consumer services
Name 4 cities in ther "third tier" → -Houston -Miami -San Franciso -Tornoto
Why do countries build "Skyscrapers" → -Chicago -Los Angeles -Washington -Brussels