Busy. Please wait.
or

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 
or

Username is available taken
show password

why


Make sure to remember your password. If you forget it there is no way for StudyStack to send you a reset link. You would need to create a new account.
We do not share your email address with others. It is only used to allow you to reset your password. For details read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.


Already a StudyStack user? Log In

Reset Password
Enter the associated with your account, and we'll email you a link to reset your password.
Don't know
Know
remaining cards
Save
0:01
To flip the current card, click it or press the Spacebar key.  To move the current card to one of the three colored boxes, click on the box.  You may also press the UP ARROW key to move the card to the "Know" box, the DOWN ARROW key to move the card to the "Don't know" box, or the RIGHT ARROW key to move the card to the Remaining box.  You may also click on the card displayed in any of the three boxes to bring that card back to the center.

Pass complete!

"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
Retries:
restart all cards
Embed Code - If you would like this activity on your web page, copy the script below and paste it into your web page.

  Normal Size     Small Size show me how

Ch. 9 Vocab

AP Human Geography Chapter 9 Vocab

TermDefinition
Development Process of improving the material conditions of people through diffusion of knowledge and technology
More Developed Country Has progressed further along the development continuum
Less Developed Country A country in an earlier stage of development
Human Development Index Recognizes that a country's level of development is a function of economic, social, and demographic factors
Gross Domestic Product Value of the total output of goods and services produced in a country, normally during a year
Primary Sector Workers that directly extract materials from Earth through agriculture, and sometimes by mining, fishing, and forestry
Secondary Sector Includes manufacturers that process, transform, and assemble raw materials into useful products
Tertiary Sector Involves the provision of goods and services to people in exchange for payment
Productivity Value of a particular product compared to the amount of labor needed to make it
Value Added Gross value of the product minus the costs of raw materials and energy
Gender-Related Development Index Compares the level of development of women with that of both sexes
Gender Empowerment Measure Compares the ability of women and men to participate in economic and political decision making
Literacy Rate Percentage of a country's people who can read and write
Structural Adjustment Programs Economic policies that create conditions encouraging international trade
Created by: 0001040911