gpv - ss 4th, chap 7
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What is a narrow strip of water leading into the land from a larger body of water called?
A journey into an area to learn more about it is called an _____.
A ______ is a slow moving body of water.
What is a LAND GRANT?
a gift of land
A economy based on many kinds of industries is called a ______ economy.
Another word for oil is _______.
Petroleum pumped from the ground is called ______ oil.
A factory that turns crude oil into useful products is called a _______.
To dig out the bottom and sides of a water way to make it deeper and wider is called _____.
The _____ industry builds and test equipment for air and space travel.
Another word for dry is ____.
What is IRRIGATION?
use of canals, ditches or pipes to move water to dry areas
*farmers needed to do this or they wouldn't be able to grop crops in the arid lands
Another word for disagreement is ______.
When each side in a conflict gives up some of what it wants in order to reach an agreement it is called ________.
United State and Mexico had to do this because they were both using the Rio Grande river
Surface water that does not soak into the ground is called _____.
There are many ways to ________, or settle, a conflict.
Petroleum resources brought enormous _______, or riches.
A chemical made from oil, used to make many products, including asphalt, plastics and some medicines is called a _____.
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