hist0. 0ory chp.5

  1. rural fringe
    the small towns, farms, and open spaces that lie just beyond a city’s suburbs
  2. urban fringe
    the ring of small towns and suburbs that surround a big city
  3. urban core
    the older part of a big city. Often the urban core serves as the downtown or central business district of a city.
  4. metropolitan area
    a major population center made up of a large city and the smaller suburbs and towns that surround it
  5. Suburb
    Developed area at the edge of a city that is mainly homes.Many suburbs also have stones and businesses
  6. Urban sprawl
    The rapid, often poorly planned spread of development from an urban area outward into rural areas
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