PROPROFS TRIAL EXAM_3

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  1. 101. The main reason why the nomadic existence of early man metamorphosed to village settlement and later to the birth of cities.
    A. Development of Motor
    B. Population Explosion
    C. Agricultural Surplus
    D. Housing Provision
    C
  2. 102. The container of man, which consists of both the natural and man-­‐made or artificial element.
    A. Networks
    B. Links
    C. Physical Settlement
    D. Structures
    C
  3. 103. A 20th century problem emanating from rapid urbanization of areas surrounding a city which eats up the remaining adjacent rural open spaces.
    A. Urban Development
    B. Urban Sprawl
    C. Urban gentrification
    D. Urban Blight
    B
  4. 104. A profession which falls between planning and architecture. It deals with the large-­‐scale organization and design of the city, with the massing and organization and the space between them, but not with the design of the individual buildings.
    A. City Planning
    B. Urban Design
    C. Urban Theorists
    D. City Administration
    B
  5. 105. WHERE CAN WE FIND THE HIGHEST LEVEL POLICY STATEMENTS ON ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION.
    A. PD 1151
    B. CONSTITUTION
    C. RA 5454
    D. LOI 90
    B
  6. 106. IT IS AN EARTH MOUNDING PLACED AGAINST ONE OR MORE EXTERNAL WALLS OF A BUILDING AND SERVES AS A PROTECTION AGAINST EXTREME TEMPERATURE.
    A. FENCE
    B. BUTRESSES
    C. GREEN WALL
    D. BERM
    D
  7. 107. THE PROMINENT VISUAL FEATURE OF A CITY AND SEEN AT GREAT DISTANCES. TO HELP DEFINE ORIENTATION AND IDENTIFY THE AREA.
    A. LANDMARKS
    B. EDGES
    C. PATHWAYS
    D. DISTRICTS
    A
  8. 108. IT IS THE CLEANING AND MAINTAINING OF A STRUCTURE TO EXTEND ITS LIFESPAN ASSUMING THAT THE OLD STRUCTURE ARE WELL-­‐MAINTAINED AND IT IS THE OPTIMUM THING TO DO.
    A. RESTORATION
    B. CONSERVATION
    C. RECONSTRUCTION
    D. PRESERVATION
    D
  9. 109. THIS TYPE OF DEVELOPMENT PATTERN EMERGED AS TOWNS GREW AROUND MONASTERY OR CASTLE DURING THE MEDIEVAL TIMES.
    A. CORE PERIPHERY
    B. RECTILINEAR
    C. NODES
    D. RADIOCENTRIC
    A
  10. 110. HE WROTE THE BOOK IMAGE OF THE CITY.
    A. EBENEEZER HOWARD
    B. FREIDMAN AND DOUGLAS
    C. UNWIN RAYMUND
    D. KEVIN LYNCH
    A
  11. 111. REFERS TO ACTIVITIES CONCERNED WITH THE MANAGEMENT AND DEVELOPMENT OF LAND, AS WELL AS THE PRESERVATION, CONSERVATION, AND REHABILITATION OF THE HUMAN ENVIRONMENT.
    A. HUMAN SETTLEMENTS
    B. ENVIRONMENTAL PLANNING
    C. PRESERVATION
    D. EKISTICS
    B
  12. 112. ARE THE SECTIONS OF THE CITY, USUALLY RELATIVELY SUBSTANTIAL IN SIZE, WHICH HAVE AN IDENTIFYING CHARACTER ABOUT THEM SUCH AS A WEALTHY NEIGHBORHOOD.
    A. EDGES
    B. DISTRICTS
    C. SEAMS
    D. ZONES
    B
  13. 113. THE RAPID INCREASE IN THE POPULATION IN THE URBAN AREAS WILL RESULT TO:
    A. INCREASE IN DEATH RATE OR MORTALITY
    B. LOSS OF WORK OPPORTUNITIES
    C. INCREASE IN INFORMAL SETTLERS
    D. ALL OF THE CHOICES
    D
  14. 114. ACCORDING TO HIM, THE CITY WAS A TOTALLY DESIGNED SYSTEM OF MAIN CIRCULATION ARTERIES, A NETWORK OF PARKS AND CLUSTERS OR BUILDING BLOCKS OF CIVIC CENTERS INCLUDING CITY HALL, A COUNTRY COURT HOUSE, A LIBRARY, AN OPERA HOUSE, A MUSEUM, AND A PLAZA.
    A. DANIEL BURNHAM
    B. EBENEEZER HOWARD
    C. LEONARDO DA VINCI
    D. ARTURO SORIA Y MATA
    A
  15. 115. HIPPODAMUS PREPARED THE PLAN FOR THIS AREA WHERE HE INTRODUCED THE GRID SYSTEM AND THE AGORA.
    A. THEBES
    B. PARTHENON
    C. SPARTACUS
    D. MILETUS
    D
  16. 116. INHERENT PROBLEMS IN THE SITE MAY INCLUDE THE FOLLOWING EXCEPT:
    A. GOOD DRAINAGE
    B. DIFFICULT STREET PATTERN
    C. INEFFICIENT LAYOUT
    D. ABNORMAL GRADING
    A
  17. 117. THE MAXIMUM DISTANCE A CONSUMER IS WILLING TO TRAVEL TO AVAIL OF A GOOD OR SERVICE BEYOND WHICH PEOPLE WILL LOOK TO ANOTHER CENTER.
    A. MARKET AREA ANALYSIS
    B. HIEARCHY OF SERVICES
    C. MARKET RANGE
    D. CORE PERIPHERY
    C
  18. 118. AN URBAN ECOLOGY PROCESS THAT OCCURRED AS EARLY AS THE LATE 19TH CENTURY IN ENGLAND AND WAS ATTRIBUTABLE AMONG OTHERS TO THE RAILWAY SYSTEM, A MOBILE MIDDLE CLASS AND THE TENDENCY TO ESTABLISH HOUSING ESTATES/MODEL DWELLING WAS:
    A. SUBURBANIZATION
    B. GENTRIFICATION
    C. SPRAWL
    D. URBANIZATION
    A
  19. 119. HOT-­‐DRY (DESERT LIKE) REGIONS ARE KNOWN FOR THE FOLLOWING CHARACRTERISTICS:
    A. ALL OF THE CHOICES
    B. WATER SUPPLY IS EXTREMELY LIMITED
    C. OFTEN INTENSE COLD AT NIGHT
    D. DRYING WINDS ARE PREVALENT
    A
  20. 120. ONE OF THE EARLY PIONEERS OF THE CONCEPT OF THE NODAL REGION. HE SUGGESTED THAT THE SOLUTION TO URBAN AREAS SUCH AS LONDON LAY IN THE DEVELOPING A CLUSTER OF NEW TOWNS LINKED TO THE CENTRAL CITY IN A FUNCTIONAL RELATIONSHIP.
    A. CLARENCE STEIN
    B. CLARENCE PERRY
    C. PATRICK ABERCROMBIE
    D. EBENEZER HOWARD
    A
  21. 121. TOPOGRAPHY PERTAINS TO THE FOLLOWING EXCEPT:
    A. PATTERNS OF LANDFORMS
    B. UNIQUE LAND FEATURES
    C. CONTOURS
    D. LAND VALUE
    D
  22. 122. PLANNING THAT CONSISTS THE ENTIRE COMPONENTS RELEVANT TO THE REQUIREMENTS OF A GEOGRAPHIC AREA, SAY SOCIO-­‐ECONOMIC PLAN, LAND USE PLAN, IMPLEMENTING MACHINERY AND SPECIFIC PROGRAMS AND PROJECTS WITHIN A GIVEN TIME FRAME.
    A. ZONING
    B. SECTORAL PLANNING
    C. ACTION-­‐ORIENTED
    D. COMPREHENSIVE PLANNING
    D
  23. 123. THE SPIRIT OF THE PLACE IS REFERRED TO AS .
    A. URBAN LANDSCAPE
    B. GENIUS LOCI
    C. LANDSCAPE ELEMENTS
    D. LOCAL SOUL
    D
  24. 124. SECONDARY ROADS INCLUDE:
    A. BOULEVARD
    B. MINOR ROAD
    C. ALL OF THE CHOICES
    D. AVENUE
    B
  25. 125. HE PROPOSED “LA VILLE RADIEUSE (RADIANT CITY)” ANCHORED ON OBJECTIVE TO DECONGEST THE CENTERS OF CITIES BY INCREASING THEIR DENSITIES BY BUILDING HIGH ON SMALL PART OF THE TOTAL GROUND AREA.
    A. FRANK LLOYD WRIGHT
    B. ARTURO SORIA Y MATA
    C. LEONARDO DA VINCI
    D. LE CORBUSIER
    D
  26. 126. HIS WORK AS A BIOLOGIST AND STUDY OF HUMAN ECOLOGY LED TO A SYSTEMATIC STUDY OF FORCES THAT WERE SHAPING THE GROWTH AND CHANGE IN MODERN CITIES.
    A. DOXIADIS
    B. PATRICK GEDDES
    C. LEWIS MUMFORD
    D. PATRICK ABERCROMBIE
    B
  27. 127. PARKING LOTS SHOULD BE LOCATED IN AN AREA WHERE SLOPE IS BELOW OTHERWISE GRADING IS TO BE DONE.
    A. 3%
    B. 5%
    C. 10%
    D. 7%
    B
  28. 128. A DOCUMENT THAT DESCRIBES THE PRESENT OR ACTUAL SITUATION OF THE COMMUNITY IN RELATION TO ITS NATURAL AND HUMAN RESOURCES.
    A. SOCIO-­‐ECONOMIC AND PHYSICAL PROFILE (SEPP)
    B. COMPREHENSIVE DEVELOPMENT PLAN (CDP)
    C. INVESTMENT PLAN (IP)
    D. COMPREHENSIVE LAND USE PLAN (CLUP)
    A
  29. 129. RECTILINEAR LAND DIVISION DURING ANCIENT TIMES IS A RESULT OF WHAT?
    A. PLOW FARMING
    B. DEFENSE
    C. POLITICS
    D. SHEEP HERDING
    A
  30. 130. A TYPE OF URBAN DEVELOPMENT IN WHICH ACTIVITIES ARE CONCENTRATED AT THE CORE AND SUPPORTED BY RINGS OF VARYING WIDTH AND LAND USE.
    A. STAR-­‐SHAPED
    B. GALAXY
    C. CLUSTER
    D. CONCENTRIC
    D
  31. 131. REFERS TO THE RELATIONSHIP OF BUILDINGS AND URBAN SPACE TO THE SIZE OF A HUMAN BEING.
    A. PROPORTION
    B. CONTRAST
    C. SCALE
    D. HARMONY
    C
  32. 132. A TYPE OF SUBDIVISION CONSTRUCTED AND FINANCED BY THE PRIVATE SECTOR AS A BUSINESS VENTURE AND SOLD AT PREVAILING MARKET PRICES AND INTEREST.
    A. OPEN MARKET HOUSING
    B. CONDOMINIUM PROJECT
    C. ECONOMIC HOUSING
    D. SOCIALIZED HOUSING
    A
  33. 133. A STREET PATTERN USED IN HIGHLY MOUNTAINOUS SITES FOLLOWING THE CONTOURS OF THE TOPOGRAHY.
    A. CUL-­‐DE-­‐SAC
    B. MEANDERING
    C. GEOMETRIC
    D. LOOPS
    B
  34. 134. BUILT-­‐UP AREAS IN GENERAL LAND USE MAP IS REPRESENTED BY THE COLOR:
    A. YELLOW
    B. RED
    C. BLUE
    D. BROWN
    D
  35. 135. A DESIRABLE CHARACTERISTIC OF A PLACE IS THE EASE WITH WHICH ONE CAN MOVE THROUGH AND GET TO OTHER LOCATIONS. SUCH PLACES ARE THEREFORE INTEGRATED PHYSICALLY OR CONNECTED TO THEIR SURROUNDING AREAS.
    A. PERMEABILITY
    B. PERSONALIZATION
    C. VARIETY
    D. LEGIBILITY
    A
  36. 136. WHAT ARE THE REGIONAL CONSERVATION STRATEGIES RECOMMENDED FOR “SUN” MODIFIED BY LANDFORM, VEGETATION, AND STRUCTURES?
    A. AVOID HEAT-­‐ABSORBING MATERIALS; USE THICK WALLS AOR EARTH SHELTERS
    B. PLANT DECIDUOUS TREES FOR AFTERNOON SHADE
    C. AVOID NORTHERN ENTRANCES TO BUILDINGS
    D. MAXIMIZE SHADE THROUGH THE USE OF PLANTINGS, PERGOLAS, AND/OR TRELLIS STURCTURES
    D
  37. 137. EARLY PIONEER OF THE CONCEPT OF NODAL REGION. PROMOTER OF THE GARDEN CITY MOVEMENT.
    A. LEWIS MUMFORD
    B. EBENEEZER HOWARD
    C. UNWIN RAYMUND
    D. BARRY PARKER
    B
  38. 138. THE PERIOD IN HISTORY WHEREIN TOWNS GREW AROUND EITHER A MONASTERY OR CASTLE ASSUMING A RADIOCENTRIC PATTERN.
    A. RENAISSANCE
    B. ANCIENT WORLD
    C. ANCIENT ROME
    D. MEDIEVAL TIMES
    D
  39. 139. A MAJOR CBD SERVES A POPULATION OF : A. 100,000 -­‐ 250,000
    B. 300,000 – 500,000
    C. 250,000 – 300,000
    D. 50,000 – 100,000
    A
  40. 140. A MAP THAT SHOWS THE SPATIAL ALLOCATION OF BUILT-­‐UP AREAS CATEGORIZED AS RESIDENTIAL, COMMERCIAL, INSTITUTIONAL, PARKS AND OPEN SPACES, INDUSTRIAL AND OTHERS.
    A. BASE MAP
    B. TOPOGRAPHIC MAP
    C. URBAN LAND USE MAP
    D. GENERAL LAND USE MAP
    C
  41. 141. WHICH OF THE FOLLOWING STATEMENTS IS TRUE:
    A. INDICATIVE PLANNING, OTHERWISE CALLED COMMAND PLANNING INVOLVES SPECIFIC DIRECTIVES.
    B. PLANNERS WHO TAKE ON THE ROLE OF THE UMPIRE SAW THEMSELVES AS POWERFUL TECHNOCRATS WHO COULD OFFER SOCIETY ANSWERS TO ALL ITS PROBLEMS ON THE BASIS OF WHAT THEY SAW AS THEIR ADVANCED KNOWLEDGE OF THE SCIENCE OF TOWN PLANNING.
    C. BEHAVIORAL PLANNING OTHERWISE CALLED UTOPIAN PLANNING.
    D. DEVELOPMENT PLANS NOT ONLY INCLUDE POLICIES FOR ALL MAIN LAND USES AND TYPES OF DEVELOPMENT BUT ALSO TAKE INTO ACCOUNT IN THE POLICY MAKING PROCES, BROADER SOCIAL, ECONOMIC AND ENVIRONEMNTAL TRENDS IN THE AREA.
    D
  42. 142. THE CONNECTOR AND SEPARATOR OF NEIGHBORHOODS AND DISTRICTS:
    A. ROADS
    B. BRIDGES
    C. CORRIDOR
    D. STREET
    C
  43. 143. WHAT ARE THE REGIONAL CONSERVATION STRATEGIES RECOMMENDED FOR “WIND” MODIFIED BY LANDFORM, VEGETATION AND STRUCTURES?
    A. SITE STRUCTURE AT TOE OF SLOPES FOR EXPOSURE TO COLD AIR FLOW AT NIGHT.
    B. SITE STRUCTURE ON MIDDLE TO UPPER SLOPE FOR ACCESS TO LIGHT WINDS, BUT PROTECTION FROM HIGH WINDS.
    C. SITE STRUCTURES ON MIDDLE TO LOWER SLOPE FOR WIND PROTECTION.
    D. SITE STRUCTURE AT TOP OF SLOPE FOR EXPOSURE TO BREEZES.
    B
  44. 144. WHICH OF THE FOLLOWING STATEMENTS IS TRUE:
    A. OPERABLE WINDOWS ALLOWS THE NATURAL VENTILATION TO REDUCE THE OPERATION PERIOD OF A/C SYSTEM DURING THE MILD SEASON.
    B. FUNGI RARELY THRIVE IN WARM HUMID REGIONS.
    C. THE NEED AND BENEFITS OF PROTECTING THE NATURAL ENVIRONMENT CAN BE CONSIDERED MINOR CONSIDERATION IN SITE SELECTION OR PLANNING.
    D. BASED ON A GIVEN CLIMATOLOGICAL CONDITION, A LOGICAL PLANNING-­‐DESIGN RESPONSE IS UNIMPORTANT.
    A
  45. 145. THE ABILITY OF AN AREAS RESOURCE SYSTEMS TO SUPPORT THE ACTIVITIES OF A GIVEN POPULATION.
    A. CARRYING CAPACITY
    B. DEMOGRAPHY
    C. THRESHOLD POPULATION
    D. RESOURCE USE
    A
  46. 146. A SPATIAL DEVELOPMENT CONCEPT THAT SUGGESTS THAT BY INVESTING HEAVILY IN CAPITAL INTENSIVE INDUSTRIES IN THE LARGEST URBAN CENTERS, GOVERNMENT IN DEVELOPING COUNTRIES CAN STIMULATE ECONOMIC GROWTH THAT WILL SPREAD OUTWARD TO GENERATE REGIONAL DEVELOPMENT THE ECONOMIES OF SCALE FOUND IN THE LARGEST CITIES.
    A. GROWTH POLE CONCEPT
    B. INDUSTRIAL THEORY
    C. LOCATIONAL THEORY
    D. CENTRAL PLACE THEORY
    A
  47. 147. A SURVEY TECHNIQUE USED IN MODERATE TO LARGE SCALE PROJECTS INVOLVING UNDERSTANDING THE GENIUS LOCI AS A KEY TO CHARTING THE DIRECTION FOR FUTURE DEVELOPMENT.
    A. VISUAL SURVEY
    B. TOWNSCAPE ANALYSIS
    C. PERMEABILITY ANALYIS
    D. HISTORICAL ANALYSIS
    D
  48. 148. LAND AREA REQUIREMENTS FOR A HOSPITAL WITH A BED CAPACITY OF 100 AS PER HLURB PLANNING STANDARDS.
    A. 1 HECTARE
    B. 2.5 HECTARES
    C. 2 HECTARES
    D. 1.5 HECTARES
    D
  49. 149. A VARIABLE OF URBAN DECORATION WHERE THE ENVIRONMENT IS TO HAVE AN UNDERSTANDABLE SIMPLE PATTERN OF SIGNS AND CLUES.
    A. UNITY
    B. HARMONY
    C. RHYTHM
    D. BALANCE AND SYMMETRY
    A
  50. 150. IDENTIFY THE TYPE OF STREET (IMAGE SHOWS BOTH DEAD-­‐ENDS)
    A. Y-­‐JUNCTION
    B. T-­‐JUNCTION
    C. HAMMER
    D. DEAD-­‐END
    B

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