AP Human Geography Chapter 11 Industry And Manufacturing Quiz

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AP Human Geography Chapter 11 Industry And Manufacturing Quiz

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which of the following is a characteristic that makes a place well-suited or poorly-suited for industry? (Check all that apply)
    • A. 

      Place

    • B. 

      Region

    • C. 

      Land

    • D. 

      Labor

    • E. 

      Capital

  • 2. 
    What connections are critical in determining the best location for a factory? (Check all that apply)
    • A. 

      Where the markets for the product are located

    • B. 

      Resources needed to make the product

    • C. 

      Where the workers are to work in a factory

    • D. 

      Where the climate and weather best benefits energy for a factory

  • 3. 
    What percentage of manufacturing jobs did the U.S. lose from 2000-2010?
    • A. 

      1/4

    • B. 

      1/3

    • C. 

      1/2

    • D. 

      3/4

  • 4. 
    Where did the modern concept of industry originate? (Check all that apply)
    • A. 

      Mainland China

    • B. 

      Northern England

    • C. 

      Central France

    • D. 

      Southern Scotland

    • E. 

      Southern U.S.

  • 5. 
    Which industry was the first to benefit from the steam engine?
    • A. 

      Textiles

    • B. 

      Transportation

    • C. 

      Iron

    • D. 

      Food processing

  • 6. 
    Which of the following is not a region in which industry is concentrated?
    • A. 

      Europe

    • B. 

      North America

    • C. 

      East Asia

    • D. 

      Middle East

  • 7. 
    Outside of the three main regions, which countries are leading industrial producers? (Check all that apply)
    • A. 

      The Philippines

    • B. 

      India

    • C. 

      Brazil

    • D. 

      Mexico

    • E. 

      Australia

  • 8. 
    Which system was known for home-based manufacturing?
  • 9. 
    The farther a product is transported, the lower the cost is.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    Which of the following is not an example of a bulk-gaining industry?
    • A. 

      Beverage production

    • B. 

      Fabricated metals

    • C. 

      Copper production

    • D. 

      Motor vehicle production

  • 11. 
    Which of the following products must be located near their market?
    • A. 

      Clothing

    • B. 

      Milk bottles

    • C. 

      Phone cords

    • D. 

      Glasses

  • 12. 
    In a labor-intensive industry, high wages and compensation don't constitute to high percentages of expenses.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 13. 
    Which is not a principle step in textile manufacturing?
    • A. 

      Spinning

    • B. 

      Weaving

    • C. 

      Harvest

    • D. 

      Assembly

  • 14. 
    Which of the following is a solution for dealing with solid waste? (Check all that apply)
    • A. 

      Eat it

    • B. 

      Sanitary landfill

    • C. 

      Repurposing for new use

    • D. 

      Incineration

    • E. 

      Natural deposit

  • 15. 
    How much solid waste does the average person in the U.S. generate daily?
    • A. 

      Less than 1 kilogram

    • B. 

      About 2 kilograms

    • C. 

      About 5 kilograms

    • D. 

      About 7 kilograms

  • 16. 
    Developed countries are the main contributors to point sources of pollution in water.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 17. 
    Where is industry in the U.S. shifting?
    • A. 

      Midwest to South and East

    • B. 

      Northwest to South and West

    • C. 

      Northeast to South and West

    • D. 

      Southwest to South and East

    • E. 

      Northeast to South and East

  • 18. 
    How many U.S. states have right-to-work laws?
    • A. 

      11

    • B. 

      23

    • C. 

      35

    • D. 

      49

  • 19. 
    Which site factor is dramatically changing in the 21st century?
    • A. 

      Labor

    • B. 

      Capital

    • C. 

      Land

  • 20. 
    What are the BRIC countries in order? (Capitalization matters, separate by use of a semicolon ;)
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