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7th Global Studies

Scarcity vocab

TermDefinition
examine inspect (someone or something) in detail to determine their nature or condition; investigate thoroughly
explain make (an idea, situation, or problem) clear to someone by describing it in more detail or revealing relevant facts or ideas
evaluate form an idea of the amount, number, or value of; assess
analyze examine methodically and in detail the constitution or structure of (something, especially information), typically for purposes of explanation and interpretation
scarcity the state of being scarce or in short supply; shortage
supply and demand the amount of a commodity, product, or service available and the desire of buyers for it, considered as factors regulating its price.
sustainable able to be maintained at a certain rate or level
famine an extreme scarcity of food
malnutrition poor health caused by lack of adequate food
production the action of making or manufacturing from components or raw materials, or the process of being so manufactured
conservation prevention of wasteful use of a resource
drought long period without rain
agriculture the growing of food
consumption the using up a resource
livestock animals raised for meat or milk
pollution the presence in or introduction into the environment of a substance or thing that has harmful or poisonous effects
Created by: amygerman
 

 



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