Settlement II - SS2 Geography Past Questions & Answers - page 1

1

What is a dispersed settlement pattern characterized by?

A

Buildings arranged in a line

B

Close proximity of houses with significant distances between them

C

Clustering of buildings in a compact village

D

Remote and solitary buildings

CORRECT OPTION: b
2

Linear settlements are often located along:

A

Rivers and streams

B

Mountain ranges

C

Isolated islands

D

Polar regions

CORRECT OPTION: a
3

Clustered settlements are influenced by:

A

Harsh climates

B

Social interaction and community support

C

Remote and solitary locations

D

Modern transportation

CORRECT OPTION: b
4

Which type of settlement pattern is characterized by buildings grouped closely together?

A

Dispersed

B

Linear

C

Clustered

D

Isolated

CORRECT OPTION: c
5

What are suburbs known for in terms of characteristics?

A

Extensive transportation networks

B

Agricultural land and slow-paced lifestyle

C

Mix of urban and rural features

D

Isolation and self-sufficiency

CORRECT OPTION: c
6

Rural settlements are often centered around:

A

Skyscrapers and commercial centers

B

Schools and shopping centers

C

Agricultural land and farming

D

Central business districts

CORRECT OPTION: c
7

Which type of settlement is located on the outskirts of metropolitan areas?

A

Metropolitan

B

Suburban

C

Rural

D

Towns

CORRECT OPTION: b
8

What characterizes an urban fringe settlement?

A

Central business districts

B

A mix of residential, commercial, and green spaces

C

Isolated farms and open fields

D

Remote and self-sufficient lifestyle

CORRECT OPTION: b
9

Towns typically have a focus on:

A

Extensive agriculture

B

Remote locations

C

Central business districts

D

A sense of community

CORRECT OPTION: d
10

What is the primary factor influencing isolated or remote settlements?

A

Geographic isolation

B

Extensive infrastructure

C

Proximity to city opportunities

D

Diverse services

CORRECT OPTION: a
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