Read about it on page 384. Take notes on the
purpose, how it changed the rural landscape, pros and
Read about him on pg. 384. Take notes on his 3
characteristics of city settlements.
Read about his research on pg. 400. Take notes.
Global Forces, Local Impacts—
Services in the Recession
Read and take notes on page 377. Pay particular
attention to the recession’s impact on a global scale,
regional scale and local scale.
Read about it on page 391. Make sure you understand
how the direct and inverse relationships work. Take
Urban vs Rural Population #s
Read (and of course take notes) under the heading
“Services in Urban Settlements”. Just the first
paragraph. Notice the numbers.
Tools—Locating a New Department
Read on page 390. Take notes. Pay particular
attention to the analog method.
Hierarchy of Business
Read on pages 394-395 from the beginning of Key
Issue 4 to “Consumer Services in World Cities.” Take
notes about business services. Note and understand
how business services are the biggest and most
important element of what makes a World City.
Read and take notes on page 374 about settlements.
Notice how much of the earth’s surface is taken up by
settlements and how many people live in settlements—
Economic Base of
Read and take notes about basic and nonbasic
industries on page 398. Understand which one (basic
or nonbasic) defines a community’s economic base.