What Do You Know About Urban Planning? Trivia Quiz

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What Do You Know About Urban Planning? Trivia Quiz


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

      Platting

    • B. 

      Greenbelt

    • C. 

      Azimuths

    • D. 

      Final Plat

  • 2. 
    Angles measured clockwise from any meridian, usually north; however, the National Geodetic Survey uses south.  Azimuths 
    • A. 

      Platting

    • B. 

      Azimuths

    • C. 

      Final Plat

    • D. 

      Greenbelt

  • 3. 
    The process in which a piece of land, referred to as the parent tract, is subdivided into two or more parcels. 
    • A. 

      Urban Sprawl

    • B. 

      Advocacy Planning

    • C. 

      Platting

    • D. 

      Final Plat

  • 4. 
    Usually the last stage of the final site development process prior to issuance of building permit.
    • A. 

      Final Plat

    • B. 

      Advocacy Planning

    • C. 

      Urban Sprawl

    • D. 

      Azimuths

  • 5. 
    A 20th-century problem emanating from rapid urbanization of areas surrounding a city that eats up the remaining adjacent rural open spaces. 
    • A. 

      Urban Sprawl

    • B. 

      Advocacy Planning

    • C. 

      Sustainable Land Use Planning

    • D. 

      Greenbelt

  • 6. 
    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. 

      Greenbelt

    • C. 

      Sustainable Land Use Planning

    • D. 

      Promote Human Growth

  • 7. 
    This code mandates that all Local Government Units shall prepare their comprehensive land use plans and enact them through zoning ordinances. 
    • A. 

      Local Government Code, 1991 R.A. 7160

    • B. 

      Local Government Code, 1992 R.A. 7161

    • C. 

      Local Government Code, 1993 R.A. 7260

    • D. 

      Local Government Code, 1994 R.A. 7162

  • 8. 
    Reason for planning. 
    • A. 

      Promote Urban Growth

    • B. 

      Promote PublicGrowth

    • C. 

      Promote Human Growth

    • D. 

      Promote Social Growth

  • 9. 
    Phrase used to characterize development that meets the needs of the present generation without compromising the needs of future generations. 
    • A. 

      Sustainable Development

    • B. 

      Advocacy Planning

    • C. 

      Agricultural Surplus

    • D. 

      Sustainable Land Use Planning

  • 10. 
    First Planner and developed the Gridiron. 
    • A. 

      Hippodamus of rome

    • B. 

      Hippodamus of greek

    • C. 

      Hippodamus of lutos

    • D. 

      Hippodamus of miletus

  • 11. 
    A locale with a sizeable agglomeration of people having characteristics of an urban being. 
    • A. 

      City

    • B. 

      Province

    • C. 

      Urban

    • D. 

      Metro

  • 12. 
    The main reason why the nomadic existence of early man metamorphosed to village settlement and later to the birth of cities. 
    • A. 

      Agricultural Surplus

    • B. 

      Insula

    • C. 

      Truebounded City

    • D. 

      Sustainable Development

  • 13. 
    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 the streets. 
    • A. 

      Truebounded City

    • B. 

      Agricultural Surplus

    • C. 

      Traffic.

    • D. 

      Insula

  • 14. 
    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. 

      Traffic.

    • B. 

      Truebounded City

    • C. 

      City Planning

    • D. 

      Agricultural Surplus

  • 15. 
    A Land Development Decision is also what kind of decision. 
    • A. 

      Traffic.

    • B. 

      Design

    • C. 

      Insula

    • D. 

      Sprawl

  • 16. 
    • A. 

      Zoning

    • B. 

      City Planning

    • C. 

      Urban Planning

    • D. 

      Urban Design

  • 17. 
    He conceptualized the 'City Beautiful Movement'. 
    • A. 

      Frank Gehry

    • B. 

      Daniel Burnham

    • C. 

      William Van Alen

    • D. 

      Robert Owen