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1

What do places attracting lots of migrants have?

They have high place desirability, the possession of positive features making people want to move there

2

What is net-in migration?

When a place has more immigrants than emigrants

3

What is migration selectivity?

The evaluation of how likely someone is to migrate based on personal, social, and economic factors

4

What is the most influential factor in migration selectivity?

Age

5

What region in the US has a lot of brain drain?

The Appalachian region in Kentucky

6

What is Zelinsky's Model of Migration Transition?

That migration correlates to the DTM

7

What is the area in which you travel on a daily basis known as?

Your activity space

8

What is an example of cyclic movement?

Commuting to and from work every day

9

What's seasonal movement?

A form of cyclic movement that involves leaving your home region for a short time in response to a change of season (snow birds, etc)

10

What is periodic movement? Give an example

Periodic movement involves longer periods of stay, such as serving in the military or attending college