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Unit 5: Agriculture
Unit 5 Agriculture
|What is agriculture?
|Is growing crops or raising animals for the use of humans.
|What is Cultivation?
|The act of preparing land to farm on
|What is Domestication?
|Making a plant or animal to keep in one area, such as a farm.
|How was life before the agricultural revolution?
|Hunting and gathering
|How did the agricultural revolution begin?
|We started farming and domesticating pants and animals to our environment.
|What is Subsistence Agriculture?
|The making of food that is mainly for the farmer's family.
|What is Commercial Agriculture?
|The selling of food that is produced on your farm.
|Who is Carl Suer?
|He creating the theory on how the agricultural revolution started.
|What is the the only animal that was given from the new world to the old world?
|What are the 5 major crop hearths?
|Latin America, Sub-Saharan Africa, South East Asia, East Asia, and South West Asia
|What is ones of the reasons agriculture is so different in developing countries, than in developed countries?
|Developing countries may not have all the machinery and money to have bigger farms. This making it more expensive to farm.
|What was the first agricultural revolution?
|What was the second agricultural revolution?
|1800's; the use of machinery and refrigerators
|Who was Esther Boserup?