Busy. Please wait.
Log in with Clever

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 
Sign up using Clever

Username is available taken
show password

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.
Your email address is only used to allow you to reset your password. See 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.
Didn't know it?
click below
Knew it?
click below
Don't know
Remaining cards (0)
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


Discovery Techbook chapter 12.2

goods products meant to satisfy the wants and needs of buyers
globalization the increasing interdependence of nations and peoples across the globe
agriculture the cultivation or production of plants and animals for human use
standard of living people’s quality of life based on the goods and services that are available to them
trade the exchange of goods and services by sale or barter
supply and demand the willingness and ability of producers to offer goods and services for sale
interdependence countries that are mutually reliant upon each other
outsourcing hiring outside suppliers to handle work that was once done in-house for higher costs
offshoring a type of outsourcing that helps save money and cut costs
specialization economic term that describes people who do one job using the resources they have
free trade economic policy in which a nation does not try to limit imports or exports by enacting tariffs or subsidies
infrastructure the underlying foundation or framework of a system, organization, or location
economic chain industries from producers to consumers helps us to understand how trade and globalization affect the world (primary, secondary, tertiary)
GDP the best way to measure a country's economy when it is divided by the number of people/capita
commodity a raw material or primary agricultural product that can be bought and sold
fair trade legit prices are paid to producers in developing countries
Created by: hingram2000
Popular Social Studies sets




Use these flashcards to help memorize information. Look at the large card and try to recall what is on the other side. Then click the card to flip it. If you knew the answer, click the green Know box. Otherwise, click the red Don't know box.

When you've placed seven or more cards in the Don't know box, click "retry" to try those cards again.

If you've accidentally put the card in the wrong box, just click on the card to take it out of the box.

You can also use your keyboard to move the cards as follows:

If you are logged in to your account, this website will remember which cards you know and don't know so that they are in the same box the next time you log in.

When you need a break, try one of the other activities listed below the flashcards like Matching, Snowman, or Hungry Bug. Although it may feel like you're playing a game, your brain is still making more connections with the information to help you out.

To see how well you know the information, try the Quiz or Test activity.

Pass complete!
"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
restart all cards