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AP Human Chpt 13
|Legally adding land area to a city in the United States.
|An area delineated by the U.S. Bureau of the Census for which statistics are published.
|Concentric Zone Model
|A model of the internal structure of cities in which social groups are spatiall arranged in a series of rings.
|Council of Government
|A cooperative agency consisting of representatives of local governments in a metropolitan area in the United States.
|The change in density in an urban area from the center to the periphey.
|A large node of office and retail activities on the edge of an urban area.
|A process of change in the use of a house, from single-family owner occupancy to abandonment.
|A process of converting anurban neighborhood froma predominantly low-income renter-occupied area to a predominantly middle-class owner-occupied area.
|A ring of land maintained as parks, agriculture, or other types of open space to limit the sprawl of an urban area.
|Metropolitan Statistical Area
|(MSA) In the US, a central city of at least 50,000 population, the county within which the city is located, and adjacent counties meeting one of several tests indicating a functional connection to the central city.
|Micropolitan Statistical Area
|An urbanized area of between 10,000 and 50,000 inhabitants, the county in which it is found, and adjacent counties tied to the city.
|Multiple Nuclei Model
|A model of the internal structure of cities in which social groups are arranged around collection of nodes of activities.
|A model of North American urban areas consisting of an inner city surrounded by large suburban residential and business areas tied together by a beltway or ring road.
|Housing owned by the government.
|A process by which banks draw lines on a map and refuse to lend money to purchase or improe property within the boundaries.
|The four consecutive 15-minute periods in the morning and evening with the heaviest volumes of traffic.
|A mopdel of the internal structure of cities in which social groups are arranged around a series of sectors, or wedges, radiating out from the CBD.
|Legislation and regulations to limit suburban sprawl and preserve farmland.
|Development of new housing sites at relatively low density and at locations that are not contiguous to the existing built-up area.
|An area within a city in a less developed country in which people illegally establish redidences on land they do not own or rent and erect homemade structures.
|A group insociety prevented from participating in the material benefits of a more developed society because of a cariety of social and economic characteristics.
|An increase in the percentage and in the number of people
|Program in which cites identify blighted inner-city neighborhoods, acquire the properties from private owners, relocate the residents and businesses, clear the site, build new roads and utilities, and turn the land over to private developments.
|A law that limits the permitted uses of land and maximum density of development in a community.