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ch.11 vocabularys

Mr. Payne's ch.11 vocab.

aircraft system of carrying supplies by aircraft
blockade to forcibly prevent entry to an area
cold war period between the late 1940s and late 1980s when the U.S. and the Soviet Union competed for world influence without actually fighting eachother
communism economic,social,and political system based on the teachings of Karl Marx, which advocated the elimination of private property
cooperation farm owned and operated by the government
cottage industry home or village-based industry in which family members supply their own equipment to make goods
deterrence maintanance of military power for the purpose of discouraging an attack
EU one of the economic alliances was the commen market, which became the European Union (EU) IN 1993.
euro common curency adopted by countries in the European Union (EU)
genocide mass murder of a people because of their race,religion,ethnicity,politics,or culture
holocaust during WWII, Adolf Hitler and the Nazis carried this out which over 12 million people died and 6 million of the victims were jews
human resources supply of people who can produce goods
imperialism system of building foreign empires for military and trade advantages
interdependence dependence of countries on one another for goods,raw materials to make goods, and markets in which to sell goods
NATO Europe's protector from communism
nuclear weapon weapon whose destructive power comes from nuclear reaction
productivity measurement of the amount of work accomplishment in agiven time
satalite nation nation politically and economically dominated or controlled by another, more powerful country
strike refusal to work, usually by a labor organization, until demands are met
textiles woven cloth
turmoil a state of great disturbance, confusion, or uncertainty
union someone who spoke for all the workers in a factory or industry and bargained for better working conditions, higher pay, and a shorter working day
USSR Union of Soviet Socialist Republics (russia during communism)
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