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critical vocab 2014


physical geography study of natural features on the earth's surface;land,water,and animals.
human enviromental interaction how people change,adapt,or depend on their envirment.
culture way of life of a group of people who share common beliefs and traditions
economics a system of producing, distributing, and consuming wealth and resources
natural resorces resources which come from the earth
capital resources human made resources that are used to create other goods or services
developed countries countries that have a high percentage of manufacturing nad quality of life is usally good
developing countries countries that have a high percentage of argiculture and basic needs are not always met.
monarchy type of political system in which power is held by a single person usually born into power may or may not share power with the people
demographics statistical data of human population
argiculture the raising of crops or animals for human use
industrialization the process of changing a econimy to rely more on manufacturing and less farming
cultural diffusion process of spreading knowledge , skills, or products to other cultures
deforestation the process of clearing forest land
non renewable a natural resource that our earth cannot replenish
irrigation watering of dry lands by means of canals or pipes
desertification process by which grasslands change to desert and land suitable for farming is lost
aparthied system of laws the seperated racial and ethnic groups and limited the rights of blacks in south africa
religion system of beliefs, values, or practices based on teachings of a spiritual leader(s)or natural elements
boycott the act of voluntarily abstaining from using, buying, or dealing with a person, organization, or country as an expression or protes
nomadic people who move from place to place by hunting, herding, or gathering
commercial farming the production of crops and farm animals for sale, ausally with the use of modern technology
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