backgrounds like mine
One City Plan
Door always open
Bring me an offer
Cllrs role is to bring ideas
Western Harbour non sequitur
I grew up in Easton
Random boxing analogy
long random stream of words
The ___________________ Atlantic Drift has a warming effect on northwestern European coasts
During the Middle Ages many people looked to this religion to bring peace, order and unity
This is the political and social order that strengthed the ties of loyalty among the nobility
A __________- was a low ranking noble who served a lord
An economic system of distributing and profiting from the land that includes lords, serfs and freemen
A group of peasants who worked land for a noble and were tied to the land: unable to own property, move or marry without their noble's permission
________ innovations led to more efficent production of crops and greater food production
The Norman Invasion was led by ________________________ of Normandy in order to attain the English throne
The son of Pepin, King of the Franks, became known as ____________ due to his expansion of the western european empire
The Roman ______________ ____________________ played an important role in the growth of civilizations throughout Western Europe
Henry IV was ______________ from the church by Pope Gregory VII due to their conflict over who could appoint church leadership
During the late Middle Ages disputes within the church led to a deep divide called the
Henry IV seized ____________ because Pope Gregory VII had declared a new emperor
Cities and towns in coastal cities became wealthy due to
Geographical subdivisions of state government.
Political jurisdictions, such as cities, villages, or towns, incorporated under state law to provide governance to defined geographical areas; they are more compact and more densely populated that counties.
A local governmental unit created for a single purpose, such as water distribution.
Incorporated political jurisdictions formed to provide self-governance to particular localities.
The elected chief executive of a municipality.
A municipality's legislature.
An official appointed to be the chief administrator of a municipality.
A form of municipal governance in which there is an elected executive and an elected legislature.
A municipal government in which the mayor has the power to perform the executive functions of government.
A municipal government in which the mayor lacks true executive powers, such as the ability to veto council decisions or appoint department heads.
The time period following WW2, during which Capitalist and Communist nations struggled for world domination over one another.
Policy of limiting the expansion or influence of a hostile power.
Country that is dominated politically and economically by a more powerful country.
Declaration that the U.S. would oppose the spread of Communism.
Plan proposed by the U.S. to provide economic assistance to European nations' recovery efforts after WW2.
Delivery of supplies to the people of Western Berlin by Allied forces cargo planes.
Barrier dividing Capitalist Western Germany and Communist Eastern Germany.
A formal military alliance to guard against a Soviet attack, upon any of its member nations.
The alliance between the Soviet Union and satellite nations of Eastern.
An international governing body consisting of an assembly and a council of representatives from every nation ,whose collective goals are to maintain peace, settle international disputes, improving education, defending against hunger and disease.
Latitude dividing Korea, after WW2, discerning Communist rule to the North and non-Communists rule to the South.
A failed attempt by the U.S. and C.I.A. trained Cuban exiles, to infiltrate on Castro's Communist influence on Latin America.
13 Day long stand off between the Soviet Union and The U.S., during which a blockade was imposed on Cuba, to prevent Soviet ships bringing missiles capable of attacking mainland America.
Idea that if one country fell to communism, neighboring countries would follow.
Fighter who works as part of a small band to make hit-and-run attacks.
Type of rule in which the military is in charge and the citizens rights are suspended.
Country with the military, political, and economic strength to influence events worldwide.
Southern Vietnamese, communist, guerrilla terrorists organized to appose Diem's, U.S. supported government.
An easing of tensions with Communist Powers.
A process in which the population of cities falls as people move beyond the rural-urban fringe into rural areas (7, 12)
A metropolitan area with a total population in excess of 10 million which has a population density of 2,000 people/km2. It can be made up of 2 or more areas that converge upon one another. (4, 4)
This refers to the city proper AND the outlying areas. (7, 4)
The redevelopment of a deteriorated neighbourhood by new, wealthier residents. This process often causes the dis-placement of old residents due to a rise in house prices (14)
The officially defined legal boundaries of a city. (4, 6)
• 9. An increase in the number of urban dwellers (classifications of such dwellers can differ from country to country) (5, 6)
An increase in the proportion of a country's population that lives in towns and cities. (12)
A city with over a million inhabitants (11, 4)
A city that acts as a major centre for finance, trade, business, politics, culture, science, publishing and all associated activities- serving not just a region or country. (5, 4)
Population movement from urban areas to the rural-urban fringe. (3, 12)
managing day-to-day money to pay bills, buy food, save
The most expensive way to borrow unless repaid in full at the end of the month.
A pot of money that can be used to cover unexpected spending,loss of income or other unexpected financial problems is called
making plans to meet short- and long-term needs.
the process of managing money(budgeting,saving,investing)
a loan to help people buy houses or flats. They are offered by banks and can last for 30years
the amount a person earns after deductions have been taken by goverment for tax and national income
a target; something that the individual wants or needs to achieve
offered by banks, building societies and some specialist firms. It is paid back with interest over a short time.
the most common form (in the UK) of collective fund, allowing many investors to pool their money together
Western Europe Paris is its captial
Western Europe What is Spain's captial
Western Europe has_______economy
The population in Western Europe is
Western Europe today more than half the_____________lives and works in the city
In Western Europe the population growth is caused by
In Eastern Europe life has __________.
The biggest population _______in Eastern Europe.
At one time Eastern Europeans lived in these areas.
In what age did people move from Eastern Europe to western Europe
What people settled in different parts of Eastern Europe?
In Eastern Europe they are trying to modernize their industries and governments during these times.
Russia faced enormous challenges following the_______________ of the USSR.
In the 1800s and early 1900s , Russians produced some of the most important cultyral works in all of ____________.
One issue in Russia is the generation gap that exists between people who grew up in communist __________.
About 1__________people work in Russia's forestry industry.
Russian and ______________ filmmakers can follow their national traditions.
Russia was influenced by developments in__________.
Study of the human and nonhuman features of Earth.
North, South, East, and West
Directoins Northeast, Northwest, Southeast, and Southwest.
Distance north or south of the Equater.
Distance east or west of the Prime Meridian
Each half of the Earth; Northern, Southern, Eastern, Western hemispheres
A place's exact location on Earth.
Location of a place in relation to another place.
The mix of human and nonhuman features at a given location.
An area with atleast one unifying physical or human feature.
How people, goods, and ideas get from one place to another.
Height above sea level.
Map that shows physical, or natural features, such as mountains, rivers, and oceans
Map that shows political units, such as countries or cities.
Line of latitude at 0 degrees; imaginary line that divides the northern and southern hemispheres.
Line of longitude at o degrees; imaginary line that divides the eastern and western hemispheres