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43) ________ has been the largest city in the United States since the 1850s. Answer: New York Diff: 1 Chapter Section: The Changing Urban System of North America Bloom's Taxonomy: 1 Knowledge - Select GeoStandard1: 4. The physical and human characteristics of places. GeoStandard2: 9. The characteristics, distribution, and migration of human populations on Earth's surface. 44) Since the 1960s, population growth has shifted from the eastern United States to the ________. Answer: Sunbelt/The Southwest Diff: 3 Chapter Section: The Contemporary North American Economy Bloom's Taxonomy: 1 Knowledge - Select 45) Four out of five cities in the United States that lost population between 2000 and 2010 were located in ________. Answer: the Rust Belt/the Corn Belt & Great Lakes Diff: 2 Chapter Section: The Changing Urban System of North America Bloom's Taxonomy: 2 Comprehension - Locate GeoStandard1: 9. The characteristics, distribution, and migration of human populations on Earth's surface. GeoStandard2: 4. The physical and human characteristics of places. 46) Explain the concept of the technological treadmill by giving an example of how this pattern functions. Diff: 4 Chapter Section: The Contemporary North American Economy Bloom's Taxonomy: 2 Comprehension - Explain GeoStandard1: 11. The patterns and networks of economic interdependence on Earth's surface. GeoStandard2: 16. The changes that occur in the meaning, use, distribution, and importance of resources. 47) How has globalization impacted workers in rural parts of North America in comparison to those in cities? Diff: 4 Chapter Section: The Changing Urban System of North America Bloom's Taxonomy: 4 Analysis - Compare GeoStandard1: 4. The physical and human characteristics of places. GeoStandard2: 11. The patterns and networks of economic interdependence on Earth's surface.
48) Why has there been significant opposition to NAFTA? What negative impacts are opponents concerned about? Diff: 4 Chapter Section: North American and the World Economy Bloom's Taxonomy: 2 Comprehension - Explain GeoStandard1: 13. How forces of cooperation and conflict among people influence the division and control of Earth's surface. GeoStandard2: 11. The patterns and networks of economic interdependence on Earth's surface. 49) Why has the secondary sector in the Rust Belt declined in recent decades? Diff: 3 Chapter Section: Economic Base and Economic Sectors Bloom's Taxonomy: 2 Comprehension - Explain GeoStandard1: 11. The patterns and networks of economic interdependence on Earth's surface. GeoStandard2: 16. The changes that occur in the meaning, use, distribution, and importance of resources. 50) What is the difference between basic and nonbasic employment? Give an example each type. Diff: 3 Chapter Section: Economic Base and Economic Sectors Bloom's Taxonomy: 2 Comprehension - Give Examples GeoStandard1: 11. The patterns and networks of economic interdependence on Earth's surface.

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