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Georgetowns

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Many different cities around the world are named Georgetown. They are usually located in tropical regions, contain oceanic ports, and have characteristics that resemble European urban planning. Which of the following is NOT a reason why most of the cities of Georgetown are located in tropical regions and have European city plans?

A

The cities provided needed agricultural resources to European countries.

B

The cities were named after King George in England.

C

European city planning allowed for efficient control of the colony.

D

The ports allowed for an efficient administrative plan for economic benefit.

E

The Georgetowns could provide much needed industrial products that England desired.