Planning 03

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Planning Quizzes & Trivia

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  • 1. 
    A wide area of parks of undeveloped land surrounding a community.
    • A. 

      Park

    • B. 

      Open Space

    • C. 

      Greenbelt

    • D. 

      Plaza

  • 2. 
    Usually the last stage of the final site development process prior to issuance of building permit.
    • A. 

      Site Development Plan

    • B. 

      Landscaping

    • C. 

      Final Design Brief

    • D. 

      Final Plat

  • 3. 
    A 20th century problem emanating from rapid urbanization of areas surrounding a city which eats up the remaining adjacent rural open spaces.
    • A. 

      Urban Development

    • B. 

      Urban Sprawl

    • C. 

      Urban gentrification

    • D. 

      Urban Blight

  • 4. 
    A type of planning which emphasizes that the proper role of the planner is not to serve the general public interest but rather to serve the interests of the least fortunate or least well represented groups in society.
    • A. 

      Advocacy Planning

    • B. 

      Social Planning

    • C. 

      Strategic Planning

    • D. 

      Sectoral Planning

  • 5. 
    In the Philippines, this type of land use planning emphasizes the proper management of land resources to ensure that the present generation can benefit from its continued use without compromising future generations.
    • A. 

      Coastal Resource Planning

    • B. 

      Land Use Planning

    • C. 

      Sustainable Land Use Planning

    • D. 

      Strategic Planning

  • 6. 
    This code mandates that all Local Government Units shall prepare their comprehensive land use plans and enact them through zoning ordinances.
    • A. 

      HLURB Code

    • B. 

      Local Government Code

    • C. 

      Civil Code

    • D. 

      Land Use Code

  • 7. 
    Phrase used to characterize development that meets the needs of the present generation without compromising the needs of the future generations.
    • A. 

      Planned Development

    • B. 

      Sustainable Development

    • C. 

      Development-Oriented

    • D. 

      Sectoral Development

  • 8. 
    First Planner and developed the Gridiron.
    • A. 

      Marcus Vitruvius Pollo

    • B. 

      Hippodamus of Miletus

    • C. 

      Mesopotamians

    • D. 

      Daniel Burnham

  • 9. 
    A locale with a sizeable agglomeration of people having characteristics of an urban being.
    • A. 

      City

    • B. 

      Composite City

    • C. 

      Chartered City

    • D. 

      Independent City

  • 10. 
     The main reason why the nomadic existence of early man metamorphosed to village settlement and later to the birth of cities.
    • A. 

      Development of Motor

    • B. 

      Population Explosion

    • C. 

      Agricultural Surplus

    • D. 

      Housing Provision

  • 11. 
    The rough equivalent of the present tenement cities that existed in ancient Rome, which resulted from the population growth of the city and the congestion that existed in streets.
    • A. 

      Tenema

    • B. 

      Insula

    • C. 

      Agoras

    • D. 

      Domus

  • 12. 
    In urban geography, a concept where urban settlement is confined to the area within the legal limits of the city and the congestion and virtually all of this area is occupied by urban residents.
    • A. 

      City Core

    • B. 

      Urban Center

    • C. 

      City Limits

    • D. 

      Truebounded City

  • 13. 
    A Land Development Decision is also what kind of decision.
    • A. 

      Land Use

    • B. 

      Traffic

    • C. 

      Population

    • D. 

      Density

  • 14. 
    The orderly arrangement of urban streets and public spaces.
    • A. 

      City Planning

    • B. 

      Open Space Planning

    • C. 

      Street Planning

    • D. 

      Spatial Planning

  • 15. 
    He conceptualized the 'City Beautiful Movement'.
    • A. 

      Le Corbusier

    • B. 

      Ebenezer Howard

    • C. 

      Frank Lloyd Wright

    • D. 

      Daniel Burnham

  • 16. 
    A tool used to control the manner in which raw land is subdivided and placed on the market for residential development.
    • A. 

      Zoning Regulations

    • B. 

      Deed Restrictions

    • C. 

      Subdivision Regulations

    • D. 

      Housing Regulations

  • 17. 
    A profession which falls between planning and architecture. It deals with the large-scale organization and design of the city, with the massing and organization and the space between them, but not with the design of the individual buildings.
    • A. 

      City Planning

    • B. 

      Urban Design

    • C. 

      Urban Theorists

    • D. 

      City Administration

  • 18. 
    Planning for roads, bridges, schools, parking structures, pubic buildings, water supply, land waste disposal facilities.
    • A. 

      Capital Facilities Planning

    • B. 

      Utilities Planning

    • C. 

      Physical Planning

    • D. 

      Transport Planning

  • 19. 
    The container of man, which consists of both the natural and man-made or artificial element.
    • A. 

      Networks

    • B. 

      Links

    • C. 

      Physical Settlement

    • D. 

      Structures

  • 20. 
    The remaining space in a lot after deducting the required minimum open spaces.
    • A. 

      Setback

    • B. 

      Buildable Area

    • C. 

      Yard

    • D. 

      Building Mass

  • 21. 
    A habitable room for 1 family only with facilities for living, sleeping, cooking, and eating.
    • A. 

      Single Detached Unit

    • B. 

      Dwelling Unit

    • C. 

      Living Unit

    • D. 

      Home Unit

  • 22. 
    This is a type of a retaining wall made of rectangular baskets made of galvanized steel wire or PVC-coated wire hexagonal mesh which are filled with stones to form a wall.
    • A. 

      Riprap

    • B. 

      Gabion Wall

    • C. 

      Rock Wall

    • D. 

      Mesh Wall

  • 23. 
    A piece of grassy land, especially one used for growing hay or as pasture for grazing animals; low grassy land near a river or stream.
    • A. 

      Farmland

    • B. 

      Terrain

    • C. 

      A&D Land

    • D. 

      Meadow

  • 24. 
    A long, deep, narrow valley eroded by running water.
    • A. 

      Ridge

    • B. 

      Ravine

    • C. 

      Edge

    • D. 

      Cliff

  • 25. 
    On land, an encumbrance limiting its use; usually imposed for community or mutual protection.
    • A. 

      Parcel

    • B. 

      Restriction

    • C. 

      Zoning

    • D. 

      Density

  • 26. 
    . Of land, a contiguous land area which is considered as a unit, which is subject to a single ownership, and which is legally recorded as a single piece.
    • A. 

      Platting

    • B. 

      Land Partition

    • C. 

      Parcel

    • D. 

      TCT

  • 27. 
    A wall that serves 2 dwelling units, known also as party wall.
    • A. 

      Common Wall

    • B. 

      Fire Wall

    • C. 

      Fire Block

    • D. 

      Abuttment

  • 28. 
    Niemeyer believed that relating large areas to each other is freedom as in the planned city of___.
    • A. 

      Chandigarh

    • B. 

      Stalingrad

    • C. 

      Chicago

    • D. 

      Brasilia

  • 29. 
    In architectural terms, it is the relationship of the number of residential structures and people to a given amount of space.
    • A. 

      Zoning

    • B. 

      Density

    • C. 

      Floor Area Ratio

    • D. 

      Floor to Lot Area Ratio

  • 30. 
    The government arm responsible for the development and implementation of low cost housing in the Philippines.
    • A. 

      National Housing Authority

    • B. 

      HLURB

    • C. 

      National Shelter Program

    • D. 

      Housing Agencies

  • 31. 
    Sometimes called "subscription money", this is a deposit given to the seller to show that the potential buyer has serious intentions.
    • A. 

      Earnest Money

    • B. 

      Draft Money

    • C. 

      Initial Installment

    • D. 

      Equity

  • 32. 
    A provision made in advance for the gradual liquidation of a future obligation by periodic charges against the capital account.
    • A. 

      Interest

    • B. 

      Surcharges

    • C. 

      Amortization

    • D. 

      Equity

  • 33. 
    Written document to transfer the property to one person to another.
    • A. 

      Transfer Certificate Title

    • B. 

      Deed

    • C. 

      Clearance

    • D. 

      Equity

  • 34. 
    They develop or improve the land as well as construct houses.
    • A. 

      Appraisers

    • B. 

      Developers

    • C. 

      Real Estate Brokers

    • D. 

      Financing Agencies