Shopping
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Shopping

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Shopping is all about spending and buying. Shopping lists are known to have been used by Romans as one was discovered by Hadrian's Wall dated back to 75-125 AD.

Test your knowledge with this Geography quiz all about shopping.

1.
Where are large department stores usually found?
City center
Council estate
Industrial estate
Inner suburbs
2.
Cheap items, bought often, are called what?
Consolidated goods
Convenience goods
Emergency goods
Subsistence goods
e.g. bread, milk, newspapers
3.
What does CBD stand for?
Central Business District
City Banking Department
Clothing Bargain Day
Controlled Business Development
4.
The area a shop serves is the sphere of what?
Attraction
Custom
Influence
Trade
5.
What sort of map best shows the sphere of influence?
Flow map
Street map
Tidal map
Treasure map
6.
Primark and H&M are examples of what?
Chain stores
Hypermarkets
Retail parks
Shopping parades
A series of shops owned by one company
7.
Who would object most to internet shopping?
A disabled person
A family in a remote area
A shop assistant
Someone who works long hours
They could lose their job if the shop loses customers
8.
What word means 'settlements put into order of size or importance'?
Conurbation
Hierarchy
Plutarchy
Tiers
9.
The Trafford Center is on the outskirts of which city?
Bristol
Leeds
Manchester
Newcastle
It's in Trafford Park just west of Manchester
10.
Which is not an argument against out-of-town shopping centers?
Their goods are dearer
They are often built on farmland
They cause competition for traditional shops
They cause increased traffic
Author:  Jan Crompton

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