gpv 4th SS
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gpv 4th SS
A REGION is what?
an area with at least one feature that sets it apart from others
What is another word for CITY?
What is a city or town called outside of a larger city?
Monmouth Beach is a suburb of NYC.
What is another word for a country region?
A _____ is a system of decide what is best for a group of people.
A ____ is a part of a state that has its own government?
The town or city that is the center of government for a county is called the _____ _______.
The _______ is the way of life, or how people earn a living in a region.
_______ ________ is the plant life that grows
in an area.
The way people use resources to meet their needs is called the __________.
People use the land for farming also called ________.
The making of products is called _____________.
All of the businesses that make one kind of product or provide one kind of service is called an _________.
Industries in which workers are paid to do things for other people are called ___________ industries.
A ________ is a usual way of doing things.
An _____________ group is a group made up of people from the same country, people of the same race, or people with a shared way of life.
__________ is the number of people who live in a place.
Another way to say "to change".
The selling of goods and services to people traveling for pleasure is called ___________.
Depending on one another for resources and products is called ___________.
The buying and selling of goods is called ______.
The way people use new ideas to make tools and machines is called __________.
What is a TUNDRA?
a large, treeless plain
What is a STEPPES?
A large region of dry, grassy plains (in Siberia)
What is a RAIN FOREST?
a wet area, usually warm, in which tall trees, vines and other plants grow close together
_______ is a way of life, a set of customs, or a believf that has come from the past and continues today.
What is TRADITION?
A way of life or an idea that has been handed down from the past.
Another word for MONEY.
Which of the following is NOT a political region?
What is generally larger, a county or a state?
What are some of the things cultural regions can be based on?