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  1. A REGION is what?
    an area with at least one feature that sets it apart from others
  2. What is another word for CITY?
    URBAN
  3. What is a city or town called outside of a larger city?
    SUBURB

    Monmouth Beach is a suburb of NYC.
  4. What is another word for a country region?
    RURAL
  5. A _____ is a system of decide what is best for a group of people.
    GOVERNMENT
  6. A ____ is a part of a state that has its own government?
    COUNTY
  7. The town or city that is the center of government for a county is called the _____ _______.
    COUNTY SEAT
  8. The _______ is the way of life, or how people earn a living in a region.
    CULTURE
  9. _______ ________ is the plant life that grows naturally in an area.
    Natural Vegetation
  10. The way people use resources to meet their needs is called the __________.
    ECONOMY
  11. People use the land for farming also called ________.
    AGRICULTURE
  12. The making of products is called _____________.
    MANUFACTURING
  13. All of the businesses that make one kind of product or provide one kind of service is called an _________.
    INDUSTRY
  14. Industries in which workers are paid to do things for other people are called ___________ industries.
    SERVICE
  15. A ________ is a usual way of doing things.
    CUSTOM
  16. 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.
    ETHNIC
  17. __________ is the number of people who live in a place.
    POPULATION
  18. Another way to say "to change".
    MODIFY
  19. The selling of goods and services to people traveling for pleasure is called ___________.
    TOURISM
  20. Depending on one another for resources and products is called ___________.
    Interdependence
  21. The buying and selling of goods is called ______.
    TRADE
  22. The way people use new ideas to make tools and machines is called __________.
    TECHNOLOGY
  23. What is a TUNDRA?
    a large, treeless plain
  24. What is a STEPPES?
    A large region of dry, grassy plains (in Siberia)
  25. What is a RAIN FOREST?
    a wet area, usually warm, in which tall trees, vines and other plants grow close together
  26. _______ is a way of life, a set of customs, or a believf that has come from the past and continues today.
    HERITAGE
  27. What is TRADITION?
    A way of life or an idea that has been handed down from the past.
  28. Another word for MONEY.
    CURRENCY
  29. Which of the following is NOT a political region?
    state
    county
    neighborhood
    city
    NEIGHBORHOOD
  30. What is generally larger, a county or a state?
    STATE
  31. What are some of the things cultural regions can be based on?
    • language
    • heritage
    • traditions
    • religions

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