Human Geography Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. What is the global trend in fertility rates?

Question 2 2. All of the following can lead to conflicts between religious groups, EXCEPT:

Question 3 3. What do we call an area where a culture is not at its most concentrated, but still has an impact?

Question 4 4. An area where several culture regions make up a larger area is called a culture _____.

Question 5 5. Why do geographers study the distribution of various religions in the world?

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Question 6 6. What do many social scientists think is at the root of most modern human migrations?

Question 7 7. Identify the period where there was an unmatched levels of human migration.

Question 8 8. Where were farms generally located hundreds of years ago?

Question 9 9. The small village of Deerfield is located in southeast Michigan. It includes a few businesses, a gas station, a school, and a post office along with some single-family homes on large lots. What settlement pattern would be most closely associated with Deerfield?

Question 10 10. Which of the following is NOT a way that expansion and improvement of communication has affected the distribution of economic activity?

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Question 11 11. Religion plays a role in the lives of people in all of the following ways, EXCEPT:

Question 12 12. Which of the following CANNOT be told from a standard population pyramid?

Question 13 13. In what way does a rural community differ from an urban one?

Question 14 14. In a certain population, there is little access to birth control and health care. The lack of birth control means high fertility rates and the lack of health care means high mortality rates. This population would best be described as being in what stage of demographic transition?

Question 15 15. The Dallas metropolitan area is an example of _____ region.

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Question 16 16. Which of the following statements about Jewish identity is TRUE?

Question 17 17. What are demographics?

Question 18 18. In the United States, what might the retirement of the baby-boomer generation mean?

Question 19 19. An area where several cultures have traits in common is called a culture _____.

Question 20 20. Which of the following is NOT a reason that distribution patterns of economic activities have changed over the last few hundred years?

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Question 21 21. Fertility is

Question 22 22. How is urbanization different from labor migration?

Question 23 23. What is the difference between ethnicity and race?

Question 24 24. Which of these has the least balanced gender growth?

Question 25 25. Most post-modern and industrialized societies have steady fertility and mortality rates. Countries at this point are considered to be in:

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Question 26 26. What is the difference between fertility and fecundity?

Question 27 27. Which of these is growing the fastest, according to a population pyramid?

Question 28 28. In a large city such as Philadelphia, how would the pattern of settlement be classified?

Question 29 29. _____ is a Greek word meaning 'description of people.'

Question 30 30. What would you predict to happen to the overall size of a population if the birth rate is lower than the death rate?

Human Geography Chapter Exam Instructions

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