How good is your Geography? Test your AP Human Geography industry knowledge with our AP quiz given below. The quiz contains questions mostly from chapter 11 for human industries based on Rubenstein’s Geography textbook. Every community has its cultures, and studying human geography gives us a chance to understand people, their communities, cultures, economies, and interactions. Give it a shot and see just how much you remember. Don’t forget to be on the lookout for quizzes on the next chapters here.


Eastern Ukraine




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Proximity to market

Availability of natural resources


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East Asia has more natural resources.

There is cheaper labor in Asian countries.

Asian workers are typically very skilled.

Many Asians are willing to work for less pay.

Both B and D

Both C and D

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The point at which a final product weighs more than its inputs, making it a bulk-graining industry.

A place where you can transfer goods from one mode of transport to another.

A situation factor that indicates whether an industry should be closer to the market or to the raw materials.

The place in the world with the cheapest labor where industries are moving to.

The manufacturing of goods in a factory.

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Wheat and other grains



Ships and naval supplies

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Iron ore



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The northeast, the southwest

The northeast, Asia

New York, Charleston

The north, the west

Nowhere. The textile industry has remained centered in one place.

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Often, the products needed don’t arrive “just in time,” they arrive late.

Just-in-time delivery is an example of Fordist production.

If a company runs out of stock, they have no inventory left to stock the store.

Just-in-time delivery places too much pressure on the factory workers and leads to a poor workplace environment.

This type of delivery reduces the money wasted by making “extra” products.

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The industrial revolution set social and political changes into motion.

The industrial revolution created a rise in productivity.

The industrial revolution increased standards of living.

The industrial revolution increased pollution.

None of the above.

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Cheap labor from immigrants.

Proximity to major ports and markets such as New York and DC.

Hydroelectric power from Niagara Falls.

There are lots of natural resources.

A and B

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