Chapter 10- CITY DEVELOPMENT

Chapter 10- CITY DEVELOPMENT - LDC. Cities as Ecosystems 1....

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Chapter 10:  The Urban World 1. By _____________, half of the world’s population will live in cities. 2. In the US, ______% of the population lives in cities. 3. Define urbanization: 4. Occupations in rural areas involve _________________________________ 5. What are 3 characteristics of urban populations? 1. 2. 3.
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6. In HDC, ________% of the population lives in cities but in LDC/MDC ________% of  the population lives in cities. 7. Urbanization is increasing faster in what type of countries? 8. Define megacity 9. Define urban agglomerations 10.  How has the population changes in Mexico City? 11. How has the population changed in Lagos? 12.  Half of the world’s largest 100 cities are located in _________________.
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Unformatted text preview: LDC. Cities as Ecosystems 1. Name & describe the 4 factors used to study urban trends. 1. 2. 3. 4. 2. Define brownfield 3. What is a major problem in Mexico City? 4. Define urban heat island & dust dome 5. What are some sources of noise pollution? 6. Define compact development 7. What US city is a good example of compact development? Urban Land Use Planning 1. Define gentrification 2. Define land use planning 3. How does transportation relate to land use? 4. Define suburban sprawl 5. List 8 undesirable impacts of suburban sprawl: 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. Making cities more desirable 1. Define sustainable city 2. What are the characteristics if a sustainable city? 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8....
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