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natural resources

things in nature that are useful to people

capital resources

goods that are used to make other goods and services, for example tools, factory, machines

human resources

human workers and the skills that they have

limited resources

There are only certain amounts of resources. Sometimes we have to make choices because of this.


when there is not enough of something


the making of goods in a factory




tourists visit an area and spend money


when people depend on other people to get the goods they do not produce


when areas grow or produce only certain products or services

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