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Norton, Ninth Edition: Chapter 13

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Question 1:


a) primary activities
b) secondary activities
c) tertiary activities
d) quaternary activities
e) None of the above.

Question 2:


a) economic activities that process, transform, fabricate, or assemble raw materials
b) economic activities that collect and utilize natural resources and raw materials
c) economic activities involving the sale, distribution, and exchange of goods
d) economic activities that handle and process knowledge and information
e) None of the above

Question 3:


a) a measure derived by Weber and used in industrial location theory
b) a measure indicating the least-cost location for an industrial firm
c) a measure which determines whether a firm will be market- or material-oriented
d) All of the above
e) None of the above

Question 4:


a) locational interdependence
b) a spatial monopoly
c) an isotim
d) an isodapane
e) None of the above

Question 5:


a) conventional oil
b) oil
c) coal
d) charcoal
e) solar

Question 6:


a) China
b) Indonesia
c) Canada
d) The United States
e) Qatar

Question 7:


a) Japan
b) China
c) Ukraine
d) the Philippines
e) Malaysia

Question 8:


a) Circulation technologies
b) Transaction technologies
c) Collective technologies
d) Production technologies
e) All of the above

Question 9:


a) Fordism
b) post-Fordism
c) globalization
d) industrial restructuring
e) None of the above

Question 10:


a) Outsourcing
b) Offshore production
c) Information technologies
d) Reindustrialization
e) Deindustrialization