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47. skyscraper construction was made possible by the elevator and iron-frame construction. True/3 False
48. The laws of the indies only consider site selection.
49. Contemporary urban landscapes represent a composite of past and present morphologies.
50.The Romans borrowed urban ideas from the Etruscans.
True /3 False 51.All bastides had a castle.
False /3 52.The Multiple Nuclei Model maintains that cities grow around several distinct nodes. True /3 False
??53.The Ancient Greeks introduced public space as an element or urban form.
54. The processes of urbanization and industrialization ofen coincide.
55. The Romans introduced apartments and suburbs.
56. “Function” and “form” are two concepts associated with the process of urban morphogenesis. True False
57. Jamestown, Virginia was the first permanent British(English) settlement in North America.
58. The city was considered as the most capable institution for maintaining order, promoting civilization, and administering local affairs throughout the Roman Empire.
False/3 ??59. Canadian cities are undistinguishable from their American counterparts. True False/3
60.The mercantilist economic system was not responsible for European colonial settlement.
False /3 62. Smart growth attempts to manage urban growth and minimize urban sprawl. True False
63.The concept of “nuclear urbanism” maintains that cities develop concurrently and independently in several different areas.
64. Medieval streets are typically narrow and winding.
65.GG271 OC focuses on urban historical geography.
66.Montral is Canada’s colonial city. True/3 False
67. The term “gentrification” refers to the upgrading of rundown urban spaces.
68. The relocation of people from villages and town to metropolitan areas is known as “counter urbanization”
69. Edge cities are a uniquely North American phenomenon.
70.Urban development accelerated in Western Europe only afer the western part of the roman Empire collapsed. True /3 False
71. Chicago is an example of a “shock city”
72.The “zone of transition’ contains older neighbourhoods, public housing, and apartment buildings.
73. Residential segregation is a product of the combination of congregation and immigration.
74. North American cities have long histories involving numerous periods of urban development. True/3 False

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