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Overview of the Economy & Geography Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. What are economic activities?

Question 2 2. Where were farms generally located hundreds of years ago?

Question 3 3. Which of the following is NOT something that a traditional manufacturing business might consider when deciding where to locate (for example, during the industrial revolution)?

Question 4 4. Which of the following is NOT a way that expansion and improvement of communication has affected the distribution of economic activity?

Question 5 5. 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 6 6. In the pre-industrial age, most people produced goods to be

Question 7 7. What terms denotes a time in which an economy no longer relies on heavy industry and manufacturing, but instead on the offering of services?

Question 8 8. The Industrial Revolution took place during the

Question 9 9. What is defined as producing goods only for the consumption and survival of one's family group?

Question 10 10. The migrating of people from rural areas to urban ones is known as

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Question 11 11. What type of distribution is defined as goods and services given freely, without any immediate expectation of return?

Question 12 12. What form of distribution and exchange is defined as giving with the expressed expectation of immediate return?

Question 13 13. What type of distribution is occurring when the cost of a good is subject to supply and demand?

Question 14 14. Which of these is not an example of redistribution?

Question 15 15. Which of these is NOT an example of market exchange?

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Question 16 16. What is defined as the bringing in of foreign goods into an economy?

Question 17 17. Which of these is NOT an argument against economic globalization?

Question 18 18. What is defined as the economic mixing and interdependence of economies across the world through an escalation of cross-cultural movement of goods, services, technologies and wealth?

Question 19 19. Exporting is the act of

Question 20 20. What is defined as large-scale departure of companies, assets, and wealth from a country due to economic instability or the opportunity for cheaper production?

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Question 21 21. Which of the following is NOT something that consistently improves when the economic development of a country improves?

Question 22 22. What effect does population have on economic development?

Question 23 23. Which of the following consistently has a positive effect on economic development?

Question 24 24. What is economic development?

Question 25 25. Which of the following is NOT a factor that significantly affects the economic development of a country?

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Question 26 26. Which of the following is NOT a possible disadvantage of contact and exchange between societies?

Question 27 27. What is a society?

Question 28 28. Which of the following is NOT a possible advantage of contact and exchange between societies?

Question 29 29. What is acculturation?

Question 30 30. Why is disease such a big problem when there is contact between societies?

Overview of the Economy & Geography Chapter Exam Instructions

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