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Chapter 3 Southeast Asia Key Terms from Prentice Hall World Studies Asia Book

from Prentice Hall World Studies Asia book
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paddy
A level field that's flooded to grow rice, especially in Asia.
commercial farming
Raising crops and livestock for sale on the local or world market.
subsistence farming
Farming that provides only enough food for a family or village
Southeast Asia
Region that lies east of the Indian subcontinent and south of China.
Peninsula
Southeast Asia's mainland that juts south from the main area of Asia.
Forested
Much of mainland Southeast Asia is covered by ______ mountains
River Valleys
Most people in Southeast Asia live in narrow _____ ______ between mountain ranges.
Indian and Pacific
Islands of Southeast Asia extend east and west between these oceans.
The Ring of Fire
A region of volcanoes and earthquakes surrounding the Pacific Ocean
Volcanic Islands and Peninsula
Two major landforms in the region.
Agriculture
Major land use in this region.
Myanmar, Laos, Thailand, Cambodia, Vietnam, Malaysia
The six mainland countries.
Malaysia, Singapore, Brunei, Indonesia, Phillipines
The 5 Island Countries.
Jakarta
Capital of Indonesia
Manila
Capital of Phillipines
Bangkok
Capital of Thailand
Hanoi
Capital of Vietnam
Rainforests
Because of it's climate Southeast Asia is covered with...
Shelter, Irrigation Pipes, ropes, bridges
4 Uses for bamboo
Rice
Main vegetation in Southeast Asia
Coffee, Tea, Rubber
Cash crops in Southeast Asia