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Grouping together of many firms from the same industry in a single area for collective or cooperative use of infrastructure and sharing of labor resources Agglomeration
a location where transfer is possible from one mode of transportation to another. Break of bulk point
divides the more developed north from the less developed south Brandt line
An industry in which the final product weighs more or comprises a greater volume than the inputs. Bulk gaining industry
An industry in which the final product weighs less or comprises a lower volume than the inputs. Bulk reducing industry
The process of deconcentration; the location of industrial or other activities away from established agglomerations in response to growing costs of congestion, competition, and regulation. Deglomeration
The extent to which the human and natural resources of an area or country have been brought into full productive use. Development
The decline of primary and secondary industry, accompanied by a rise of the service sectors of the industrial economy. Deindustrialization
a form of tourism, based on the enjoyment of scenic areas or natural wonders, that aims to provide an experience of nature or culture in an environmentally sustainable way. Ecotourism
Zones established by many countries in the peripherary and semi-peripherary where that offer favorable tax, regulatory, and trade arrangements to attract foreign trade/investments Export processing zone
Alternative to Industrial trade that emphasizes small bussinesses and worker owned/democraticall run cooperatives and requires employers to pay workers fair wages, permit union organizing, and comply with minimum environmental and safety hazards. Fair trade
industry in which the cost of transporting both raw materials and finished product is not important for the location of firms. Footloose industry
South Korea (largest), Taiwan (moving towards high tech), Singapore (Center for information and technology), Hong Kong(Break of Bulk Point); because of their booming economies. Four Asian tigers
Form of mass production in which each worker is assigned one specific task to perform repeatedly. Fordism
The value of the total number of goods and services produced in a country in a given time period (normally one year). GDP
Is similar to GDP except that includes income that people earn abroad. GNP
Indicator of level of development for each country, constructed by the United Nations, combining income, literacy, education, and life expectancy. Human development index
warming that results when solar radiation is trapped by the atmosphere. Greenhouse effect
theory originated by Immanuel Wallerstein and illuminated by his three- tier structure, proposing that social change in the developing world is inextricably linked to the economic activities of the developed world. World system theory
A logical attempt to explain the locational pattern of an economic activity and the manner in which its producing area are interrelated. Industrial location theory
Industrial Revolution Social & economic change that began in England in the 1760s when the machines replaced human labor and new sources of inanimate energy were tapped. Industrial revolution
The basic physical organizational structure needed for the operation of a society or enterprise. Infrastructure
Transfer of some types of jobs, especially those requiring low-paid less skilled workers, from more developed to less developed countries. International trading blocs
also known as a developing country, a country that is at a relatively early stage in the process of economic development. LDC
also known as a relatively developed country of a developed country, a country that has progressed relatively far along a continum of development. MDC
eight goals established by the United Nations to reduce disparities between more developed countries and less developed countries Millennium development goals
a very small, short-term loan at low interest. Microloans
A policy whereby a major power uses economic and political means to perpetuate or extend its influence over underdeveloped nations or areas. Neocolonialism
countries in the transition stage between developing and developed countries. Newly industrializing countries typically have rapidly growing economies. Newly Industrialized Countries
Producing abroad parts or products for domestic use or sale. Outsourcing
In industrial agglomerations, the cumulative processes by which a given change (such as a new plant opening) sets in motion a sequence of further industrial employment and infrastructure growth. Multiplier effect
The rapid growth of the Quaternary, and Inquiry sectors. PostIndustrial
The classic development model. Rostow's states of growth

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Industrial Revolution Crossword Puzzle

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the totality of the changes in economic and social organization that began about 1760 in England and later in other countries, characterized chiefly by the replacement of hand tools with power-driven machines, as the power loom and the steam engine, and by the concentration of industry in large establishments Industrial Revolution
a supply of goods kept on hand for sale to customers by a merchant, distributor, manufacturer, etc.; inventory Stock
a tract of land surrounded by a fence enclosure
an association of individuals, created by law or under authority of law, having a continuous existence independent of the existences of its members, and powers and liabilities distinct from those of its members corporation
Crop rotation is the practice of growing a series of dissimilar or different types of crops in the same area in sequenced seasons. It helps in reducing soil erosion and increases soil fertility and crop yield croprotation
Adam Smith was a Scottish moral philosopher, pioneer of political economy, and a key figure in the Scottish Enlightenment. Smith is best known for two classic works: The Theory of Moral Sentiments, and An Inquiry into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations adamsmith
the large-scale introduction of manufacturing, advanced technical enterprises, and other productive economic activity into an area, society, country, etc industrialization
an economic system in which investment in and ownership of the means of production, distribution, and exchange of wealth is made and maintained chiefly by private individuals or corporations, especially as contrasted to cooperatively or state-owned means of wealth capitalism
a building or group of buildings with facilities for the manufacture of goods factory
a theory or system of social organization that advocates the vesting of the ownership and control of the means of production and distribution, of capital, land, etc., in the community as a whole socialism
Karl Marx was a German philosopher, economist, sociologist, journalist and revolutionary socialist karlmarx
a person who organizes and manages any enterprise, especially a business, usually with considerable initiative and risk entrepreneur
a group of states or nations united into one political body union
to deal a blow or stroke to (a person or thing), as with the fist, a weapon, or a hammer; hit strike
of, relating to, or characteristic of the middle class; bourgeois middleclass

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Industrialization and Imperialism Crossword

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Change from making goods by hand to making them by machine in factories Industrial Revolution
Method of production that brought many workers and machines together Factory
Land, labor, and capital; the three groups of resources that are used to make all goods and services Factors of Production
process of industrial development in which countries change from producing basic, primary goods to using modern factories for mass-producing goods Industrialization
Lords began fencing off the common land on their manors Enclosure
Movement of peopl from rural areas to cities Urbanization
Social class made up of skilled workers, professionals, and business people Middle Class
A person who starts up and takes on the risk of a business Entrepreneur
System in which society, in the form of government, owns and controls the factors of production Socialism
All or most of the factors of production are owned by individuals, not the government Capitalism
A political system in which the government owns all property and dominates all aspects of life in a country Communism
Rulers treating the people they control as if they were children, providing for their needs Paternalism
When a strong nation dominates other countries politically, socially, and economically Imperialism
Belief that one race is better than another Racism
The belief that only the fittest survive in human political and economic struggle Social Darwinism
Area in which a foreign nation controlled trade and investment Sphere of Influence
Taking land for its location or products Geopolitics
Addition of new territory to an existing country Annexation
Policy proposed by the US in 1899, under which all nations would have equal opportunities to trade in China Open Door Policy
1839-1842 Chinese attempt to stop the opium trade; British declared war against China and won Opium War
1904-1905 conflict between Russia and Japan, efforts to dominate Manchuria and Korea; Japan won Russo Japanese War
1900 revolt in China, aimed at ending foreign influence Boxer Rebellion
Prussian prime minister that led the unification of Germany and the creation of the German empire Otto Von Bismark
Political theory, advocated by Bismark, that national success justifies any means possible Realpolitik
German Emperor Kaiser

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Population Vocabulary Crossword

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The average period that a person may expect to live. Life Expectancy
The deaths of infants and children under the age of 5 Child Mortality
The number of live births per thousand of population per year. Birth Rates
A poor agricultural country that is seeking to become more advanced economically. Developing Countries
Is the process by which an economy is transformed from primarily agricultural to one based on the manufacturing of goods. Industrialization
graphical illustration that shows the distribution of various age groups in a population (typically that of a country or region of the world), which forms the shape of a pyramid when the population is growing. Population Pyramid
The study of the characteristics of human populations, such as size, growth, density, distribution, and vital statistics. Demographics
Movement of one part of something to another. Can happen within a country or from one country to another. Migration
is a measurement of population per unit area or unit volume – usually measured per 1000. Population Density
A survey of a given area, resulting in an account of the entire population and often the gathering of other data relating to that population at a specific time. Census
A community or settlement with a population of 2,000 or more Urban
he number of deaths per 1,000 population in a given year. Death Rate
A large concentration of population, usually an area with 100,000 or more people. Metropolitan Area
A group of objects or organisms of the same kind. Population
Also known as industrialized countries (or regions), include Europe (including all of Russia), the United States, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, and Japan. More Developed Ctry

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Russian Revolution Crossword

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Marxists tried to ignite revolution among this group, who were the growing class of factory and railroad workers, miners, and urban wage earners. Proletariat
Councils of workers and soldiers. Soviet
Communist party officials assigned to the army to teach party principles and ensure party loyalty. Commissar
The Soviet Union developed this type of economy, in which government officials made all basic economic decisions. Command Economy
State owned farms, large farms owned and operated by peasants as a group. Collectives
Wealthy peasants who Stalin sought out to destroy. Kulak
In this form of government, a one-party dictatorship attempts to regulate every aspect of the lives of its citizens. Totalitarian Society
The belief that there is no God, an official state policy regarding religion. Atheism
This was instated to boost socialism by showing Soviet life in a positive light. Socialist Realism
Secret Police. Cheka
This man set up 5 year plans to make Russia into a modern industrial power. Joseph Stalin
This man was the leader of the Russian Bolshevik Party. He promised peace, bread, and land. Vladimir Lenin
The communist Reds
Counterrevolutionaries who remained loyal to the czars. Whites
In this reign of terror, Stalin and his secret police cracked down and killed many. Old Bolsheviks party activist from the early days. Stalin and his secret police did this due to Stalin's obsessive fears that rival party leaders were plotting against him. Great Purge
This was the name of the communist party newspaper. This word also means Truth. Pravda
A group led by Lenin who soon became the dominant political power. Bolsheviks
A man convicted in a seven-minute trial for being accused of drawing anti-Stalin caricature. Nikolai Getman
This represented industrial workers to the Soviet Union. Hammer
This represented agricultural worker to the soviet union. Sickle

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Globalization Crossword

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strategy in which firm allows foreign country to produce its products for a fee licensing
selling products to another country exporting
arrangement whereby someone with a good idea for a business sells the right to use business name franchising
a system of trade between nations in which there are no special taxes placed on imports freetrade
a business entity created by two or more parties, generally characterized by shared ownership, shared returns and risks, and shared governance jointventure
long-term partnership between companies to help each company build competitive market advantages strategicalliance
simply the import and export of goods and services across international boundaries globaltrade
the value of one currency for the purpose of conversion to another exchangerate
the reduction or underestimation of the worth or importance of something devaluation
a schedule of duties imposed by a government on imported or in some countries exported goods tariff
belief in the benefits of profitable trading; commercialism mercantilism
obtain (goods or a service) from an outside or foreign supplier, especially in place of an internal source outsourcing
bringing goods or services into a country importing
the amount by which the cost of a country's imports exceeds the value of its exports tradedeficit
the amount by which the value of a country's exports exceeds the cost of its imports tradesurplus
an official ban on trade or other commercial activity with a particular country embargo
trade restriction that sets a physical limit on the quantity of a good that can be imported into a country in a given period of time importquota
the difference in value between a country's imports and exports balanceoftrade
the difference in total value between payments into and out of a country over a period balanceofpayments
an economic association (as of nations) formed to remove trade barriers among its members commonmarket

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Industrial Revolution Crossword Puzzle

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person apposed to new technology luddite
time where machines replaced the human workers industrial revolution
a fictional island coined from Greek by Sir Thomas Moore utopia
workers regarded collectively proletariant
to refuse to do something strike
operates or owns a business entrepreneur
term for middle class workers bourgeoisie
movement made in order to get equal rights for all men chartist movement
term used when mentioning an industry that is developing industrialization
name of the first women's rights convention seneca falls
famous figure who was a philosopher, scientist and a journalist Frederich engels
when people get paid according to their abilities communism
when private owners controlled the trade for profit capitalism
association of workers formed to further their rights labor union
multi-occupant building of any sort tenement
separates cotton from its seeds cotton gin
theory that states micro organisms cause diseases germ theory
goods or merchandise put up for sale stock
revolutionary socialist who published various works Karl Marx
between the upper and working classes middle class
company or group that is chosen to govern a city corporation
theory that states the best action is the one that maximizes utility utilitarianism
also known as political franchise suffrage
the thought that everybody is equal and should have the same rights egalitarian
wages and other conditions of employment collective bargaining
the attitude of letting things happen on their own laissez faire
population movements that happened from rural to urban areas urbanization
theory that the exchange should be owned or not by the community as a whole socialism

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Section 4.1 International Trade Crossword

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Type of advantage that occurs when a country has natural resources or talents that allow it to produce an item at the lowest cost possible ABSOLUTE
Difference in value between exports and imports of a nation BALENCEOFTRADE
Type of advantage that is the value that a nation gains by selling what it produces most efficiently COMPARATIVE
Total ban on specific goods coming into and leaving a country EMBARGO
Europe's trading bloc EUROPEANUNION
Goods and services sold to other countries EXPORTS
Commercial exchange between nations that is conducted on free market principles FREETRADE
Goods and services purchased from other countries IMPORTS
Exchange of goods ans services among nations INTERNATIONALTRADE
International trade agreement among the United States, Canada, and Mexico NAFTA
Having or showing the capacity to become or develop into something in the future POTENTIAL
Government's establishment of economic policies that systematically restrict imports in order to protect domestic industries PROTECTIONISM
Limits either the quantity or the monetary value of a product that may be imported QUOTA
Tax on imports TARIFF
The basic physical and organizational structures and facilities needed for the operation of a society or enterprise INFRASTRUCTURE
Coalition of nations that makes rules governing international trade WORLDTRADEORGANIZATION

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Economics Vocabulary Crossword

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Known as the father of modern economics Adam Smith
Favoring or enforcing strict obedience to authority, especially that of the government, at the expense of personal freedom Authoritarian
An economic and political system in which a country's trade and industry are controlled by private owners for profit, rather than by the state Capitalism
A model of the economy in which the major exchanges are represented as flows of money, goods and services between economic agents Circular Flow Model
A group of entities that share or are motivated by at least one common issue or interest, or work together to achieve a common objective Collective
An economic system in which inputs are based on direct allocation Command Economy
A social, political, and economic ideology movement whose ultimate goal is the establishment of the communist society Communism
The rivalry among sellers trying to achieve such goals as increasing profits, market share, and sales volume by varying the elements of the marketing mix: price, product, distribution, and promotion Competition
In economics, consumer sovereignty is the assertion that consumer preferences determine the production of goods and services Consumer Sovereignty
The separation of tasks in any economic system so that participants may specialize Division of Labor
Implies an economic state in which every resource is optimally allocated to serve each individual or entity in the best way while minimizing waste and inefficiency Economic Efficiency
Equity or economic equality is the concept or idea of fairness in economics, particularly in regard to taxation or welfare economics Economic Equity
The freedom to prosper within a country without intervention from a government or economic authority Economic Freedom
An increase in the amount of goods and services produced per head of the population over a period of time Economic Growth
the condition of having a stable income or other resources to support a standard of living now Economic Security
refers to an absence of excessive fluctuations in the macro-economy Economic Stability

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Began in England i the 1700s;change from making goods by hand to making them by machine in factories Industrial Revolution
A method of production that brought many workers and machines together into one buildingl Factory
Land,labor and capital; the three groups of resources that are used to make all goods and services.ss Factors of Production
Process of industrial development in which countries change from producing basic, primary goods to using modern factories for mass-producing goods. Industrialization
In the 1600s, lords began fencing off the common land on their manors; this caused a population shift of peasants moving into cities Enclosure
Movement of people from rural areas to cities Urbanization
A social class made up of skilled workers, professional, business people, and wealthy farmers; the bourgeoisie Middle Class
A person who starts up and takes on the risk of a business Entrepreneur
A system in which society, usually in the form of the government, owns and controls the factors fo production. Socialism
All or most of the factors of production are owned by individuals, not the government, and operated for profit Capitalism
A political system in which the government owns all property and dominates all aspects of life in a country. Communism
Rulers treating the people they control as if they were children, providing for their needs, but not giving them rights. Paternalism
When a strong nation dominates other countries politically, socially, and economically. Imperialism
Belief that one race is better than another Racism
The belied that only the fittest survive in human political and econimic struggle; justifies imperialism and gap between the rich and the poor. Social Darwinism
Area in which a foreign nation controlled trade and investment. Allowed open trade within China, Germany, Britain, France, Russia, and Japan could all trade within China, going into each countries specific trading area. Sphere of influence
Taking a land for its location or products Geopolitics
Addition of new territory to an existing country Annexation
A policy proposed by the US in 1899, under which ALL nations would have equal opportunities to trade. Open Door Policy
1839-1842. Chinese attempted to stop the opium trade; British declared war against China and won. Treaty of Nanjing: agreed to open 5 ports to British trade, limit tariffs on British goods, and gave the British Hong Kong. Opium War
A 1904-1905 conflict between Russia and Japan, sparked by the two countries efforts to dominate Manchuria and Korea; Japan won. Russo-Japanese War
A1900 revolt in China, aimed at ending foreign influence; peasants, resenting special privileges for foreigners and Chines Christians, who were protected by foreign missionaries, formed a secret organization called the Society of Harmonious Fists (AKA the Boxers). This was the name for their campaign against the Dowager Empress's rule and foreigner privilege. They surrounded the European section of Beijing and kept it under siege for several months. Boxer Rebellion
Prussion prime minister; he led the unification of Germany and the creation of the German empire. Otto Von Bismark

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Limited quantities of resources to meet unlimited wants. Scarcity
Resources that are used to make ALL goods and services. Productive resources
Food, air, and shelter and attention we desire. Wants & needs
The most desirable alternative given up as the result of a decision. Opportunity cost
An alternative we sacrifice when we make a decision. Trade-off
Natural resources that are used to make goods Land
The effort that a person devotes to a task for which that person is paid. Labor
Any human-made resource that is used to produce other goods and services. Capital
The process of designing, launching, and running a new business. Entrepreneurship
use an economy's resources. Possibilities curve
choices decision making
Satisfaction or utility that a person receives from consuming an additional unit of a good or service. Marginal benefit
The cost of producing one more unit of a good. Marginal costs
The concentration of the productive efforts of individuals and firms on a limited number of activities. Specialize
elimination of government power in a particular industry, usually enacted to create more competition within the industry. Deregulation
the state or quality of producing something, especially crops. Productivity
Situation in which allocation of goods and service is not efficient Market failure
theoretical socially-enforced constructs in economics for determining how a resource or economic good is used and owned. Property rights
service that is provided without profit to all members of a society, either by the government or a private individual or organization Public goods
product that must be purchased to be consumed, and its consumption by one individual prevents another individual from consuming it. Private goods
Where the government, rather than the free market, determines what goods should be produced Command system
economic system consisting of a mixture of either markets and economic planning, public ownership and private ownership, or free markets and economic interventionism. Mixed system

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