Choose the right answer from the four alternatives given below.
Which one of the following forms of settlement develops along either side of roads, rivers or canals?
Which one of the following types of economic activities dominate in all rural settlement?
In which of the following regions has the oldest well-documented urban settlement found?
How many of the following cities in India have attained the million status at the beginning of 2006?
Sufficiency of which type of resources can help to create adequate social infrastructure catering to the needs of the large population in the developing countries?
Answer the following questions in about 30 words.
How would you define a settlement?
Distinguish between site and situation.
What are the bases of classifying settlements?
How would you justify the study of human settlements in human geography?
Answer the following questions in not more than 150 words.
What are rural and urban settlements? Mention their characteristics.
Discuss the problems associated with urban settlements in developing countries.