goods shipped out of one country for trade or sale with another.
a form of government in which a group of states, each holding its own independence, is organized around a central government with its own power
free market economy
the system of buying and selling of goods in which the citzens of a country are permited to determine process and sell products without interfernce by the goverment.
global climate change
Any change in the earths climate including temperature precipitation and wind.
green house gases
gases present in the earths atmosphere that reduce the loss of heat into space
cross domestic product
the total market values of the goods and services produced by a nation in a given time period
labor and management workers and supervision
goods brought in from a foreign country for trade
the number of deaths of babies in a given population
the condition when countries become dependent on one another because of specialization and trade
an agricultural practice that involves providing water to crops through pipes, ditches or streams
all human effort including the knowledge and skills used in the production of goods and services.
gifts of nature; natural resources used to produce goods and services, for example, land, minerals, and trees.
the number of years a person is expected to live
the ability to read and write
the percentage of citizens in a country who can read and write
buyers and sellers exchanging money, goods or services
a government run by a king or queen, who is not elected but comes into power by birth
the number of deaths in proportion to the population
materials that humans take from the natural environment to survive and to satisfy their needs such as soil, minerals, timber and fish.
a group of elected officials with the power to make laws and govern a country.