Human Geography Chapter 7 Quiz

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Question 1:


a) land, resources, and the means of production and distribution are communally owned
b) land is owned by a monarch and controlled by lords, to whom peasants are bound and work the land
c) free-market competition defines the means of production and distribution and emphasizes individual ownership
d) None of the above.

Question 2:


a) developed by Henry Ford
b) which incorporates mass-production by assembly line, higher wages, and shorter working hours
c) which was supported by the state
d) All of the above.
e) None of the above.

Question 3:


a) the idea that reality cannot be studied objectively
b) the social aspect of relations between the sexes
c) the idea that reality is characterized by structure, order, patterns, and causality
d) economic systems of common ownership

Question 4:


a) the similarity or difference of social status, income, and culture.
b) the social aspect of the relations between the sexes
c) the ideological preferences and identify of the researcher in relation to the subject
d) a collection of ideas and practices concerned with challenging inequalities

Question 5:


a) a homeland
b) a vernacular region
c) an ethnic area
d) a ghetto
e) the gay village

Question 6:


a) the process by which an ethnic individual or group is absorbed into society while still retaining aspects of a distinct identity
b) the endorsement of the right of ethnic groups to remain distinct
c) the movement of ethnic groups into ghettos
d) the process by which an ethnic group is absorbed into a larger society and loses its own identity
e) None of the above.

Question 7:


a) income, wealth, and employment
b) the existence of patriarchy
c) education
d) All of the above.
e) A and c only.

Question 8:


a) the creation of the identities of both tourists and host communities as different
b) the annual vacation which developed out of worker–employer relations of the Industrial Revolution
c) place construction, by tourists and host communities
d) locales with a combination of weather and historical features that can be exploited
e) All of the above.

Question 9:


a) is an approach to human geography that maps and explains social and spatial variations
b) measures happiness, levels of crime, and health-related indicators
c) is concerned with how individual well-being varies spatially
d) All of the above.
e) None of the above.

Question 10:


a) eventually leads to placelessness
b) supports mass consumption
c) relies on spectacles to keep tourists happy
d) All of the above.
e) None of the above.