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Soc St. Ch 3

Definitions for ch 3 key words

coast the land that borders on an ocean
coastal plain the flat, level land along a coast
cape a point of land that sticks out into the water
bay a body of water partly surrounded by land but open to the sea
market economy a system in which people are free to decide what, how, and for whom to make products
profit in a market economy, the money left over after a business pays its expenses
human resources the services, knowledge, skills, and intelligence that workers provide
capital resources the tools, machines, buildings, and other equipment that a business uses to make goods or provide services
index an alphabetical listing of the topics in a book
search engine a Web site that finds other websites related to your key words
culture the way of life of a particular group of people
constitution a plan for setting up and running a government
slavery an unjust system in which one person owns another
industry a business that makes goods in factories
immigration the movement of people from one nation into another
decade a period of 10 years
century a period of 100 years
Created by: stcatherine4



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