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

Chptr 11 KTs

Chapter 11 Key Terms Rubenstein

Production that involves teams, problem solving and leveling. Post-Fordist production
An economic activity in which the final product weighs less than its inputs. Bulk-reducing industry
Something that gains volume or weight during production. Bulk-gaining industry
Production where each work is assigned a specific task to perform repeatedly. Fordist production
The collective invention of hundreds of mechanical devices developed largely in the United Kingdom. Industrial Revolution
Production of woven fabrics like clothing that requires less-skilled, low cost workers. Textiles
Turing over much of the responsibility for production to independent suppliers. Outsourcing
Parts are delivered to an assembly plant within hours or even minutes of when they are to be used. Just-in-time delivery
Money dedicated to establishment of new business. Capital
Products made in a specialized, low scale manner. Often times in a person’s home Cottage industry
Work in which wages and other compensation constitute a high percentage of expenses. Labor-intensive industry
The selective transfer of some jobs to LDCs. New international division of labor
The costs associated with transporting materials to a factory/plant as well as the costs of getting the finished product to market Situation factors
Plants established along the Mexico-U.S. border to take advantage of looser regulations and cheaper labor. Maquiladores
The costs involved in manufacturing that have to do with the cost of land and labor as well as the availability of capital. Site factors
A location where transfer among modes of transportation is possible. Break-of-bulk point
The requirement that forces a factory to allow a person to work without choosing to join a union. Right-to-work laws
Created by: Bramble
Popular AP Human Geography 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