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Settlement Patterns Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. What is possible disadvantage to locating a business in a CBD?

Question 2 2. What is the model that identifies five zones of a city arranged in an organized manner?

Question 3 3. What is the term for a place with a high population density?

Question 4 4. What do we call organized groupings of human habitation?

Question 5 5. In what way does a rural community differ from an urban one?

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Question 6 6. What do we call the main way a plot of land is used?

Question 7 7. Which of the following is a characteristic of a CBD?

Question 8 8. _____ explains how a city is surrounded by a ring of suburbs.

Question 9 9. What do we call an outlying district of a city?

Question 10 10. Jerry lives in a city that is becoming larger, expanding into the nearby suburbs. What is happening to Jerry's city?

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Question 11 11. A city or metropolitan area is a type of _____.

Question 12 12. What is the most prevalent type of suburban segregation today?

Question 13 13. Many different cities and towns that operate as an integrated whole are called a _____.

Question 14 14. Which of the following is NOT an influence on city land use?

Question 15 15. Billy, Ted, and Sarah all live in Metropolis-Town, but each lives in a different part of the city. Many of the banks and courthouses are in Billy's district. Many of the restaurants and colleges are in Ted's district. Many of the other businesses are in Sarah's district. Given the description, what model most accurately describes Metropolis-Town?

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Question 16 16. Which is older: walls or cities?

Question 17 17. 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 18 18. Programs meant to attract middle-class residents from the suburbs back to the city are called _____ programs.

Question 19 19. Many Asian cities have _____ and _____ than many cities in the United States.

Question 20 20. A big hill in a town is so steep that the residents can't build houses on it. Instead, they choose to use it as a park area. What kind of factor is affecting land use?

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Question 21 21. How did the creation of cities change the way in which people worked?

Question 22 22. Which of the following is NOT a function of human settlements?

Question 23 23. The easiest way for a barbarian to gain the products of civilization was to:

Question 24 24. How does a downtown differ from a city center?

Question 25 25. Why do some people pursue rural life?

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Question 26 26. What would you expect to see frequently in a central business district?

Question 27 27. Which of the following is the largest?

Question 28 28. Larger and more populated areas are called _____ settlements.

Question 29 29. The city of Detroit, Michigan is working to attract businesses such as Whole Foods into the area. What is the city trying to accomplish by pursuing these kinds of initiatives?

Question 30 30. Mayor Kelly wants to pass a city law that says that at least 55% of the buildings in the downtown area must house small, locally owned businesses. This is an example of a land use _____.

Settlement Patterns Chapter Exam Instructions

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