Most Chinese people still live and work on farms, millions of people continue to migrate to high growth urban areas. This has led to overpopulation in China.
One Child Policy
in 1979, China began a policy that allowed each family to have no more than one child.
Pictures or symbols that stand for ideas.
The Chinese Government discourages all religious practices, and many people officially ID themselves as this, also known as nonreligions.
List and Define China's Ethnicities
Where do people live in china
People live in eastern China.
Describe health care and education in China
-In the past, only the wealthiest Chinese learned how to read and write. China's communist government has pushed efforts to increase literacy.
-Life expexancy has increased over the years.
Having a population belonging to the same ethnic group.
A series of cities crowded along the pacific coast of honshu between Tokyo and Kobe.
Urbanization in Japan
-Japan has limited land for its large population.
-It's average population is about 875 people per square mile.
Fsmily groups united under the Yamato dynasty.
Military ruler, in 1192.
Proffesional warriors protected the shogun.
Describe Japans World War II history
-Japan was bombed by the United states at Hiroshima and Nagasaki.
What is eduation in Japan like?
-Education ids highly regarded and encouraged in Japan.
-Early on, Students focus on getting into good schools.
What issues face Japans health care?
How is religion in Japan an example of globilization?
Many Japanese people practice Buddhism, and Shintoism, an ancienct Chinese religion that stresses reverence for nature.
Describe arts and leisure activities in Japan.
Origami (which paper is folded into the shapes of animals andbirds. Japans lively Kabuki theater uses costumes, song, and Dance.
What are Japans favorite sports?
Chinas rivers provide important routes from inland areas to seaports.
Japan, South Korea, and Taiwan have nationwide highway and railroad networks.
Ensures trade among member countries is efficient and fair.
Occurs when the value of a countries exports exceeds the value of the countries imports.
Occurs when the value of a countries imports exceeds the value of the countries exports.
Trade restrictions, on China
An international body that oversee's trade agreements and settles trade disputes among Countries.
3 Gorges Dam
Project on the Chang Jiang will supply hydroelectric power to China's interior regions.
Human Enviormental Interaction: China
Have trouble of disposing of natural wastes
Human Enviormental Interaction: Japan
Japans Iland sea has become overfished.
Acid rain, Human and Industrial waste, Deforistation and desertification
Describe the importance of fossil fuels in East Asia.
-China, North Korea, and Mongolia produce most of their power using coal.
-Japa, South Korea, and Taiwan have have few coal, natural gas, or oil deposits.
Describe the use of Nuclear Energy in the region.
Japan, South Korea, and Taiwan rely on this orfor 30- 40 percent of their power.