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Urban sprawl: Quiz


Question 1: Another prominent form of retail development in areas characterized by "sprawl" is the ________.
ApartmentSkyscraperShopping mallNew town

Question 2: In the cyberpunk fantasy universe of ________, sprawl or the sprawl is a term used to mean a large city.
Shadowrun (Sega)ShadowrunHuman Meta-Human Vampiric VirusShadowrun (2007 video game)

Question 3: Urban sprawl is associated with a number of negative environmental and ________ outcomes, with the primary result being increased dependence on automobiles.
Globalization and diseaseEpidemiologyPublic healthHealth care system

Question 4: Unlike the strip mall, this is usually composed of a single building surrounded by a parking lot which contains multiple shops, usually "anchored" by one or more ________ (Gruen and Smith 1960).
ParisDepartment storeLondonMoscow

Question 5: The ________ has published multiple articles on the topic.
Project for the New American CenturyFranklin D. RooseveltBrookings InstitutionUnited States

Question 6: ________ was one of the world's first low density urbanized areas, as a result of wide automobile ownership.
Long Beach, CaliforniaLos AngelesGlendale, CaliforniaSan Jose, California

Question 7: ________ by Eric Schlosser
Subway (restaurant)Fast Food NationBurger KingMcDonald's

Question 8: [6][7] Sprawl negatively impacts land, air, and water quality, and may be linked to a decline in ________.
SociologySocial networkSocial capitalPierre Bourdieu

Question 9: After the creation of this boundary, the population density of the ________ increased somewhat (from 1,135 in 1970 to 1,290 per km² in 2000) USA Urbanized Areas 1950-1990 USA Urbanized Areas 2000.
Urban areaCityMegalopolis (city type)São Paulo

Question 10: Those not opposed to low density development argue that traffic intensities tend to be less, traffic speeds faster and, as a result, ambient ________ is lower.
SmogParticulateAir pollutionRoadway air dispersion modeling


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