Planning 02

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Planning 02

Prepared by: Arch. /EnP. RSGabitan


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    It is a merging of two or more metropolises with a population of 10 million or more
    • A. 

      Megalopolises

    • B. 

      Metropolitan

    • C. 

      Conurbation

    • D. 

      Threshold population

  • 2. 
    Each successive district admits the uses of all the more restricted districts
    • A. 

      Spot zoning

    • B. 

      Bonus zoning

    • C. 

      Non-cumulative zoning

    • D. 

      Inclusionary zoning

  • 3. 
    Exponents of the systems view of planning: i. Brian McLoughlin ii. George Chadwick iii. John Glasson iv. Alan Wilson
    • A. 

      I, ii, iii

    • B. 

      Ii, iii, iv

    • C. 

      I, iii, iv

    • D. 

      i, ii, iv

  • 4. 
    A special type of bar chart that shows the distribution of a population by age and sex
    • A. 

      Population Pyramid

    • B. 

      Population Projection

    • C. 

      Population Density

    • D. 

      Population Implosion

  • 5. 
    The ability of an area’s resource system to support the activities of a given population.
    • A. 

      Threshold Population

    • B. 

      Resource Use

    • C. 

      Carrying Capacity

    • D. 

      Demography

  • 6. 
    The elements of the human settlements:- i. Nature ii. Man iii. Society iv. Shells v. Network vi. Hamlet vii. Community
    • A. 

      I, ii, iii, v, vi

    • B. 

      Ii, iii, iv, v, vi

    • C. 

      i, ii, iii, iv, v

    • D. 

      I, iii, iv, v, vi

  • 7. 
    Leonardo da Vinci described in this book a new concept of urban planning that was suited for Milan, a city straddling a river where upstream, the river was directed into 6 or 7 branches, all parallel to the main stream and rejoining it below the city.
    • A. 

      Milan Plan

    • B. 

      De Arkitektura

    • C. 

      Linear City

    • D. 

      Codex Atlanticus

  • 8. 
    He wrote the Chicago Plan which was heavily criticized and referred to as centro-centrist
    • A. 

      Pierre Charles L’Enfant

    • B. 

      Daniel Burnham

    • C. 

      Frederick Law Olmstead

    • D. 

      Clarence Stein

  • 9. 
    The golden era of urban design in the US
    • A. 

      Garden City Era

    • B. 

      The Park Movement Era

    • C. 

      City Beautiful Era

    • D. 

      The Conservationists Era

  • 10. 
    It is the division of a community into districts or zones according to present and potential uses of land to maximize, regulate and direct their use and development.
    • A. 

      Comprehensive Development Planning

    • B. 

      Zoning

    • C. 

      Land Use Planning

    • D. 

      Police Power

  • 11. 
    He advocated the concept of the “Social City”, a polycentric settlement, where growth is without limit, surrounded by a greenbelt.
    • A. 

      Ebenezer Howard

    • B. 

      Daniel Burnham

    • C. 

      Frederick Law Olmstead

    • D. 

      Arturo Soria Y Mata

  • 12. 
    Which one is bigger in the hierarchy of settlements
    • A. 

      City

    • B. 

      Metropolis

    • C. 

      Conurbation

    • D. 

      Megalopolis

  • 13. 
    He believed in the use of open space as element of urban system.
    • A. 

      Pierre Charles L’Enfant

    • B. 

      Daniel Burnham

    • C. 

      Frederick Law Olmstead

    • D. 

      Clarence Stein

  • 14. 
    The links within the settlement and with other settlements.
    • A. 

      Shells

    • B. 

      Networks

    • C. 

      Norms

    • D. 

      Hamlet

  • 15. 
    A central business district usually has: - -- a. i. High daytime population ii. Large concentration of office and retail activities iii. Large daily inflow and outflow of commuter
    • A. 

      I only

    • B. 

      Iii only

    • C. 

      I, ii

    • D. 

      I, ii, iii

  • 16. 
    Urban development tends to occur along major transportation routes because.
    • A. 

      Population tends to concentrate where transportation is available

    • B. 

      Transportation facilities tend to service areas where there is population concentration

    • C. 

      Both a and b

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 17. 
    An area with a minimum income of P20M, at least 10,000 has. in land area or minimum population of 150,000.
    • A. 

      Component city

    • B. 

      Highly urbanized city

    • C. 

      Independent component city

    • D. 

      City

  • 18. 
    A single detached dwelling unit is defined as a house
    • A. 

      Good for one household

    • B. 

      Intended for ownership

    • C. 

      Completely surrounded by yards

    • D. 

      With one or more of its sides abutting the property line

  • 19. 
    Growth in the proportion of a population living in urban areas
    • A. 

      Urbanization

    • B. 

      Demography

    • C. 

      Megalopolis

    • D. 

      Component

  • 20. 
    An urban planning approach that puts priority on people and environment wherein the model is the traditional city neighborhood that existed before where workplaces, shops and houses where within walking distance of each other
    • A. 

      Garden City

    • B. 

      New Urbanism

    • C. 

      Letchworth

    • D. 

      Welwyn

  • 21. 
    He postulated that land use diminish intensively in reverse relationship to increased distance
    • A. 

      Von Thunen

    • B. 

      William Alonso

    • C. 

      Lowdon Wingo Jr.

    • D. 

      Robert Malthus