UK Development – Edexcel A

True or false? Levels of development in the UK are even.

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What was the UK's Gini coefficient in 2015?

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Over 25% of income is held by the richest 10% of people and just 2.9% of income is held by the poorest 10%.

Where do most of the UK's wealthiest people live?

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Where is unemployment the highest in the UK?

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Where is life expectancy the lowest in the UK?

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True or false? There is generally a link between household wealth and performance at GCSE. Wealthier families generally get better grades.

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True or false? Inequality exists in wealthy areas of the UK.

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Which of the following is not a factor that has affected UK development?

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True or false? The north and west of the UK are mountainous and have a colder, wetter climate than the south. This makes farming less productive.

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Which area of the UK has the best transport links?

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Which city has around 4 times as many jobs as others in the UK?

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True or false? Government policies have increased economic growth in some areas.

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True or false? The north east of England has benefited from its close proximity to London.

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The south-east of England has benefited from its close proximity to London.

True or false? Deindustrialisation has had a positive impact on the north of the UK.

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Deindustrialisation has had a negative impact on the north. The post-industrial service industry has mostly benefited the south.

True or false? London is a global financial centre.

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UK Development - Edexcel A
Well done! You have a great understanding of this area of geography!

Not a bad effort at all, but you should consider revising this area a bit more.

Hmmmmmm, you might want to spend some time revising this area of geography.

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