?

AP® Human Geography

Free Version

Upgrade subject to access all content

Moderate

Explain the Bid-Rent Theory

APHUG-DTLW1O

Which of the following statements BEST explains the concept of the Bid-Rent Theory of urban development?

A

City population density is highest in the urban area and lowest in the suburbs due to accessibility of places in the suburbs.

B

City land value is the highest since the competition for land is highest near the Central Business District.

C

Suburban development is independent of the growth of the Central Business District, allowing for more centralized growth overall.

D

Middle-class housing exists in the urban core area because the middle class can afford the commutes into the core area of the city.

E

Larger houses are located in the suburbs because suburbanites have higher incomes.