Human Migration & Settlement Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. What do many social scientists think is at the root of most modern human migrations?

Question 2 2. What is a human migration?

Question 3 3. Which of these is not a general assumption about human migration?

Question 4 4. Which of these is a pull factor?

Question 5 5. What is the difference between voluntary versus involuntary migrations?

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Question 6 6. 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 7 7. An organized pattern of human habitation is called a _____.

Question 8 8. In a large city such as Philadelphia, how would the pattern of settlement be classified?

Question 9 9. In what way does a rural community differ from an urban one?

Question 10 10. What are densely populated, mostly non-agricultural areas called?

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Question 11 11. Which of these is NOT a major draw for brain drain individuals?

Question 12 12. Which of the following is NOT a Sunbelt state?

Question 13 13. Which demographic group is most likely to move for reasons related to weather, especially to a state like Arizona or Florida?

Question 14 14. What is brain drain?

Question 15 15. Which region has the most internally displaced persons from the civil war in Somalia?

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Question 16 16. Which of the following is NOT an example of forced migration?

Question 17 17. Why was there the influx of Irish immigrants into the United States during late 18th and 19th centuries?

Question 18 18. _____ is defined as the process in which a society moves from a mainly agricultural society into one centered on the manufacturing of goods and services.

Question 19 19. Identify the period where there was an unmatched levels of human migration.

Question 20 20. How is urbanization different from labor migration?

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Question 21 21. Which of these countries is experiencing a brain drain?

Question 22 22. How are criminals taking advantage of undocumented workers?

Question 23 23. Worldwide, about how many people are immigrants?

Question 24 24. What is it called when a refugee gets the right to settle in another country?

Question 25 25. What kind of border must a refugee cross to be considered a refugee?

Human Migration & Settlement Chapter Exam Instructions

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