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Recreation and Leisure Studies
REC 280
Stephen Smith

QUIZ 3 True/False 1. According to your text, the attractions component of the tourism sector is declining in importance. (F) 2. A “children’s museum” is a museum that focuses on toys, cartoons, fashion, and other aspects of a child’s lifestyle. (F) 3. Despite being a relatively young country, Canada has thousands of historic sites. (T) 4. According to your text, the focus of eco-tourism is only on learning about and appreciating the natural environment and not human-built or cultural aspects of the environment. (T) 5. The concept of an amusement park was first developed and promoted by Walt Disney. (F) themePark 6. Cirque du Soleil is a world-famous Canadian-based circus. (T) 7. Over 80% of all revenues to recreation and entertainment enterprises come from people engaged in tourism. (F) 8. Adventure tourism is characterized by an emphasis on observing or studying wildlife. (F) 9. Sustainable tourism is synonymous with (means the same thing as) eco-tourism. (F) 10. Unlike many countries, much of Canadian wilderness is land owned by the federal or provincial governments. (T) 11. Based on your text’s descriptions of attractions and events, one concludes there is no functional difference between them. (F) 12. Large theme parks are largely resistant to economic downturns. (F) 13. Trade shows are normally open to the general public at which businesses feature new products or services. (F) Multiple Choice 14.An important difference between a conference and a convention is that: a. conference attendees usually come from a single industry or occupation b. conference attendees come from many different backgrounds c. conferences are larger than conventions d. conferences emphasize social events more than conventions 15. According to statistics presented in lecture, the tourism industry whose labour force is characterized by young, well-educated men, working disproportionately in small businesses is: a. attractions b. events c. festivals d. adventure tourism services 16. According to lecturer, an important cause of failure of festivals is: a. Poor management of volunteers b. Limited parking c. Weather d. All are important cause of failures 17. Small communities are most likely to have what type of museum? a. Art b. Children’s c. History d. Science 18.An important tactic used by amusement parks
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