a country that has low industrial production and little modern technology
a country with many industries and well developed economy
a level area in a hillside
to grow two or more crops on same land
In what part of china is the plateau of tibet
the southwestern part of china
how are the landforms in eastern china different than the landforms in western china
in the east there are rivers and lowlands and in the west there are mountains and deserts
name one type of landform in china where there is high population
the plains and coastal plains have high population density
how does the physical geography of East asia help explain why the eastern china is the most densely populated area
there are many rivers and fertile soil for farming, so more people move there.
what kind of winters and summers are found in humid subtropical regions
cool winters and hot summers with plenty of rain
how does climate affect what people eat in china
you can only grow certain things in certain areas so if you live in the north, you wouldn't be able to have rice because it only grows in warm weather. instead you would have flour products because they can grow in colder climate
name three natural resources that can be used to produce energy in east asia
coal, oil, and water
which country has a larger supply of mineral resources, china or japan?
how could a country develop its economy without a large supply of mineral resources?
a country could export or trade for resources or make up for it by planting crops. also they could trade for nice stuff like cars or electronics
what 2 farming techniques do East Asian farmers use to make up for a shortage of land
double cropping and terrace farming
why would east asian farmers be interested in learning about faster growing crop.
then they could get more food because they would plant more often and harvest more often.
how much of North Korea can be cultivated?
how much of South Korea can be cultivated?
how much of Japan can be cultivated?
how much of China can be cultivated?
how much of Taiwan can be cultivated?
most asians live in _____ areas
a wind that changes direction with the season
what questions do countries ask when planning to build their economy?
what will be produced. how will it be produced. who will it be produced for.