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Issues for Canadians Chapter 6
COLLECTIVE BARGAINING
COMPETITION
CONSUMERS
DEMAND
Negotiating as a group. Collective bargaining is the key righ…
In economics, rivalry among producers to sell products to con…
Those who use products and services.
The wants and needs of consumers for products and services.
COLLECTIVE BARGAINING
Negotiating as a group. Collective bargaining is the key righ…
COMPETITION
In economics, rivalry among producers to sell products to con…
Issues for Canadians- Chapter 6 Vocabulary
Market Economy
Mixed Economy
Command/ Central/ Planned economy
Scarcity
The form of economy where it is the choices of individuals to…
The form of economy where private ownership and government co…
The form of economy where the government makes all the decisi…
In economics, the idea that land, labour and capital limit th…
Market Economy
The form of economy where it is the choices of individuals to…
Mixed Economy
The form of economy where private ownership and government co…
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Canadian Vocab Chapter 6
Province
Territories
Canadian Shield
Hudson bay
Political Units which Are similar to States
Political units that don't have enough people to be a province
A horse shoe shaped plateau that covers much of East Central…
A large inland sea to the North of Canada
Province
Political Units which Are similar to States
Territories
Political units that don't have enough people to be a province
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Issues for Canadians Chapter 6
COLLECTIVE BARGAINING
COMPETITION
CONSUMERS
DEMAND
Negotiating as a group. Collective bargaining is the key righ…
In economics, rivalry among producers to sell products to con…
Those who use products and services.
The wants and needs of consumers for products and services.
COLLECTIVE BARGAINING
Negotiating as a group. Collective bargaining is the key righ…
COMPETITION
In economics, rivalry among producers to sell products to con…
Chapter 6 Canadian History
Political Deadlock
Confederation
American Civil
Manifest Destiny
- The government couldn't make decisions because each side wo…
- Began July 1, 1867... - Many things led to the forming of Con…
- Took place from 1861 to 1865... - The Trent Affair led to ten…
- The belief that the Americans had that North America was a…
Political Deadlock
- The government couldn't make decisions because each side wo…
Confederation
- Began July 1, 1867... - Many things led to the forming of Con…
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Issues For Canadians, Chapter 6
economics
economic system
economy
scarcity
the study of the production, distribution and consumption of…
the way a society organizes the production, distribution and…
the resources and processes involved in the production, distr…
in economics, the idea that land (materials) labour and capit…
economics
the study of the production, distribution and consumption of…
economic system
the way a society organizes the production, distribution and…
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Tracking the Canadian Economy (Chapter 6)
Expenditure Approach to GDP
Income Approach to GDP
Final Goods and Services
Intermediate Goods and Services
calculating GDP by adding up spending on all final goods and…
calculating GDP by adding up all earning from resources used…
goods and services sold to the final, or end, user
Goods and services purchased by firms for further reprocessin…
Expenditure Approach to GDP
calculating GDP by adding up spending on all final goods and…
Income Approach to GDP
calculating GDP by adding up all earning from resources used…
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Canadian Criminal justice Chapter 6
Professional model of policing
Community policing
Community - based strategic policing
Compstat
A model of police work that is reactive, incident driven, and…
A philosophy of policing centred on police community partners…
A model of police work that incorporates the key principles o…
A strategy designed to increase the effectiveness and efficie…
Professional model of policing
A model of police work that is reactive, incident driven, and…
Community policing
A philosophy of policing centred on police community partners…
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Geography Vocabulary - Chapter 6
orogenesis
mountain
high relief
low relief
The process of building mountains.
A sharp and steep sided surface area at least 300 meters abov…
Having a large distance in elevation between the highest and…
Having a small distance in elevation between the highest and…
orogenesis
The process of building mountains.
mountain
A sharp and steep sided surface area at least 300 meters abov…
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Geography Chapter 6 Vocabulary
immigration
discrimination
Sunbelt
urbanization
Movement of individuals into a population or country from ano…
Behaving differently, usually unfairly, toward the members of…
A region of the United States generally considered to stretch…
An increase in the percentage and in the number of people liv…
immigration
Movement of individuals into a population or country from ano…
discrimination
Behaving differently, usually unfairly, toward the members of…
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Canadian Geography Chapter 2 Terms
System
Natural Systems
Human Systems
Ecosystems
Different parts that connect to form a whole.
Systems found in nature which includes the circulation of oce…
Manmade systems. They include transportation systems (highway…
A community of plants and animals that interact with one anot…
System
Different parts that connect to form a whole.
Natural Systems
Systems found in nature which includes the circulation of oce…
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Canadian Geography Chapter 4 Terms
Diversity
Population
Population density
Sparsely populated
A large variety of different kinds of things.
The measure of the number of people who live in a specific pl…
A measure of how crowded a region is.
An area with low population.
Diversity
A large variety of different kinds of things.
Population
The measure of the number of people who live in a specific pl…
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Canadian Geography Chapter 1 Terms
Geography
Landscapes
Place
Relative location
The study of how the Earth works and how people interact with…
The natural and human features you can see in an area.
Any spot or area on the Earth's surface.
A location given in relation to another feature. Ex. Coleman'…
Geography
The study of how the Earth works and how people interact with…
Landscapes
The natural and human features you can see in an area.
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Introduction to Canadian Business - Chapter 6
Free Enterprise
Private Sector
SME (Small & Medium Enterprises)
Need for Power (nPow)
An expression used to indicate that individuals have the free…
The part of the economy that is run by private individuals, u…
meaning any business with fewer than 500 employees
motivated to have authority and they need to be influential.…
Free Enterprise
An expression used to indicate that individuals have the free…
Private Sector
The part of the economy that is run by private individuals, u…
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Geography Chapter 6 Vocabulary
Migration
Colombian Exchange
Louisiana Purchase
Frontier
the movement of peoples within a country or region
the movement of plants, animals, and diseases between the Eas…
the territory, including the region between the Mississippi R…
the free, open land in the American West that was available f…
Migration
the movement of peoples within a country or region
Colombian Exchange
the movement of plants, animals, and diseases between the Eas…
World Geography Canadian Vocabulary
Rocky Mountains
Niagara Falls
Grand Banks
Pulp
a major mountain range in western North America
spectacular waterfall; physical feature
a rich fishing ground near Newfoundland,Canada
softened wood fibers;used to make paper
Rocky Mountains
a major mountain range in western North America
Niagara Falls
spectacular waterfall; physical feature
Chapter 6 Vocabulary Geography
national park
topographic map
geyser
fauna
a large area of land that has been set aside in order to pres…
a map that uses elevation lines and symbols to show a region'…
a spring that throws a jet of hot water or steam in the air
all animal life in a particular region
national park
a large area of land that has been set aside in order to pres…
topographic map
a map that uses elevation lines and symbols to show a region'…
Chapter 6 - Tracking the Canadian Economy
GDP is:
Break down of the definition GDP:
Equation for expenditure model of GDP:
Aggregate income is :
The market value of all final goods and services produced in…
-Market value: goods that are bought and sold in a market giv…
Y=C+I+G+(X-IM)... Y= GDP... C= consumption (purchases made by house…
GDP
GDP is:
The market value of all final goods and services produced in…
Break down of the definition GDP:
-Market value: goods that are bought and sold in a market giv…
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Understanding Canadian Business Chapter 6
sole proprietorship
advantages of a sole proprietorship
disadvantages of sole proprietorship
partnership
a business that is owned and usually managed by one person
1. ease of starting and ending ... 2. being your own boss ... 3. pr…
1. unlimited liability ... 2. limited resources ... 3. management d…
a legal form of business with two or more owners
sole proprietorship
a business that is owned and usually managed by one person
advantages of a sole proprietorship
1. ease of starting and ending ... 2. being your own boss ... 3. pr…
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Understanding Canadian Business Chapter 6
sole proprietorship
advantages of a sole proprietorship
disadvantages of sole proprietorship
partnership
a business that is owned and usually managed by one person
1. ease of starting and ending ... 2. being your own boss ... 3. pr…
1. unlimited liability ... 2. limited resources ... 3. management d…
a legal form of business with two or more owners
sole proprietorship
a business that is owned and usually managed by one person
advantages of a sole proprietorship
1. ease of starting and ending ... 2. being your own boss ... 3. pr…
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chapter 6: Sentencing (The Canadian System)
sentencing
Fundamental purpose of sentencing (718)
Reasons for sentencing (Purposes)
Problems with sentencing
the judicial determination of a legal sanction upon a person…
is to contribute, along with crime prevention initiatives, to…
(a) to denounce unlawful conduct (by punishing them, you deno…
Sentence disparity= difference in severity of sentence given…
sentencing
the judicial determination of a legal sanction upon a person…
Fundamental purpose of sentencing (718)
is to contribute, along with crime prevention initiatives, to…
Geography: Chapter 6 Vocabulary
Culture
Culture Traits
Culture Complex
Culture Region
Beliefs, practices, and attitudes.
A single distinguishing feature of regular occurrence within…
An integrated assemblage of culture traits descriptive of one…
A region in which common cultural characteristics are similar.
Culture
Beliefs, practices, and attitudes.
Culture Traits
A single distinguishing feature of regular occurrence within…
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Chapter 6 Geography Vocabulary
Contiguous
Continental Divide
Basins
Colonies
States that are connected thorough their borders
where the flow of North American's rivers is divided. The riv…
a physical feature where an area is surrounded by higher land
a territory controlled by people from a foreign land
Contiguous
States that are connected thorough their borders
Continental Divide
where the flow of North American's rivers is divided. The riv…
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Issues For Canadians, Chapter 6
economics
economic system
economy
scarcity
the study of the production, distribution and consumption of…
the way a society organizes the production, distribution and…
the resources and processes involved in the production, distr…
in economics, the ida that land (materials) labour and capita…
economics
the study of the production, distribution and consumption of…
economic system
the way a society organizes the production, distribution and…
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Issues For Canadians, Chapter 6
economics
economic system
economy
scarcity
the study of the production, distribution and consumption of…
the way a society organizes the production, distribution and…
the resources and processes involved in the production, distr…
in economics, the ida that land (materials) labour and capita…
economics
the study of the production, distribution and consumption of…
economic system
the way a society organizes the production, distribution and…
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Geography Chapter 6 Vocabulary
orgenisis
high relief
low relief
cordillera
the process of building mountains
having a large difference in elevation between the highest an…
having a small difference in elevation between the highest an…
the spanish name for a mountain system
orgenisis
the process of building mountains
high relief
having a large difference in elevation between the highest an…
Issues For Canadians (Chapter 6)
Economics
Economics
Needs and Wants
Needs
The study of the production, distribution and consumption of…
It's about what to create, grow, eat, sell and buy while resp…
Everyone in our society has ___ and ___.
Things necessary to survive.
Economics
The study of the production, distribution and consumption of…
Economics
It's about what to create, grow, eat, sell and buy while resp…
Geography - Chapter 6
migration
Columbian Exchange
Louisiana Purchase
frontier
movement of people from one place to another
movement of plants, animals, and diseases between the Eastern…
territory between the Mississippi River and the Rocky Mountai…
free, open land that had been available from settlement in th…
migration
movement of people from one place to another
Columbian Exchange
movement of plants, animals, and diseases between the Eastern…
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Geography - Chapter 6 Vocabulary
National Park
Topographic Maps
Evergreen
Climate
Preserves of land that protect rare, beautiful, or a bit of u…
Maps that show landforms and other human and physical feature…
Coniferous trees that do not loose their leaves. (Ex. Fur, Sp…
The LONG TERM weather patterns in an area or region.
National Park
Preserves of land that protect rare, beautiful, or a bit of u…
Topographic Maps
Maps that show landforms and other human and physical feature…
Chapter 6 vocabulary geography
Emigrate
Immigrate
Push factor
Pull factor
To move from a country
To move to a country
A reason to leave a country Examples: war, bad education, bei…
A reason to enter a new country Examples: better jobs, better…
Emigrate
To move from a country
Immigrate
To move to a country
Geography Chapter 6 Vocabulary
Migration
Colombian Exchange
Louisiana Purchase
Frontier
the movement of peoples within a country or region
the movement of plants, animals, and disease between the east…
the territory, including the region between the Mississippi R…
the free and open land in the American West that was availabl…
Migration
the movement of peoples within a country or region
Colombian Exchange
the movement of plants, animals, and disease between the east…
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Geography Chapter 6 Vocabulary
Domestication
Urbanization
World Cities
Central Business District
The process in which people grow plants and tame animals for…
Growth in the proportion of people living in towns and cities
Huge urban areas that are the most important centers of econo…
City center dominated by large stores, offices and buildings
Domestication
The process in which people grow plants and tame animals for…
Urbanization
Growth in the proportion of people living in towns and cities
Geography: Vocabulary Chapter 6
National Parks
Topographic Map
Geysers
Flora
Preserves of land that protect rare, beautiful, or a bit of u…
Maps that show landforms and other human and physical feature…
Jets of hot water that are thrown into the air
Plants
National Parks
Preserves of land that protect rare, beautiful, or a bit of u…
Topographic Map
Maps that show landforms and other human and physical feature…
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Exploring Canadian Geography Vocabulary 1
Geographic Perspective
Latitude
Longitude
Global Positioning System (GPS)
a way of looking at and understanding the world
the distance of any point north or south of the equator, meas…
the distance of any point east or west of the Prime Meridian,…
a system of satellites and portable receivers able to pinpoin…
Geographic Perspective
a way of looking at and understanding the world
Latitude
the distance of any point north or south of the equator, meas…
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World Geography Chapter 6 Vocabulary Review
timberline
chinook
tar sands
fishery
elevation above which it is too cold for trees to grow
a seasonal warm wind that blows down the Rockies in late wint…
sand or sandstone naturally impregnated with petroleum
an area in which fish or sea animals are caught (p. 148); a p…
timberline
elevation above which it is too cold for trees to grow
chinook
a seasonal warm wind that blows down the Rockies in late wint…
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Geography Chapter 6 Vocabulary
orogenesis
Cordillera
mountain system
mountain range
the process of building mountains
The Spanish name for a mountain system
a series of more or less parallel mountain ranges
a series of mountain ridges closely related in direction and…
orogenesis
the process of building mountains
Cordillera
The Spanish name for a mountain system
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Canadian Law Chapter 6 Definitions
crime
criminal law
quasi-criminal laws
actus reus
an act or omission of an act that is prohibited and punishabl…
the body of laws that prohibit and punish acts that injure pe…
laws covering less serious offences at the provincial or muni…
"the guilty act" - the voluntary action, omission, or state o…
crime
an act or omission of an act that is prohibited and punishabl…
criminal law
the body of laws that prohibit and punish acts that injure pe…
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Vogan-Issues For Canadians, Chapter 6
economics
economic system
economy
scarcity
the study of the production, distribution and consumption of…
the way a society organizes the production, distribution and…
the resources and processes involved in the production, distr…
in economics, the idea that land (materials) labour and capit…
economics
the study of the production, distribution and consumption of…
economic system
the way a society organizes the production, distribution and…
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Geography chapter 6 vocabulary
National Park
Topographic Map
Geyser
Fauna
A large area of land that the government has set aside in ord…
A map that uses elevation, or contour, lines and symbols to s…
A spring that throws a jet of hot water or stream into the air.
All the animal life in a particular region.
National Park
A large area of land that the government has set aside in ord…
Topographic Map
A map that uses elevation, or contour, lines and symbols to s…
Geography Chapter 6 Vocabulary
Migration
Colombian Exchange
Louisiana Purchase
Frontier
the movement of peoples within a country or region
the movement of plants, animals, and diseases between the Eas…
the territory, including the region between the Mississippi R…
the free, open land in the American West that was available f…
Migration
the movement of peoples within a country or region
Colombian Exchange
the movement of plants, animals, and diseases between the Eas…
Chapter 6 Geography Vocabulary
Migration
Colombian Exchange
Louisiana Purchase
Frontier
the movement of people within a country or region
the movement of plants, animals, and diseases between the Eas…
the territory including the region between the Mississippi Ri…
the free, open land in the American West that was available f…
Migration
the movement of people within a country or region
Colombian Exchange
the movement of plants, animals, and diseases between the Eas…
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Geography Chapter 6 Vocabulary
migration
Columbian Exchange
Louisiana Purchase
Frontier
the movement of people within a country or region`
the movement of plants, animals, and diseases between the Eas…
the territory, including the region between the Mississippi R…
the free, open land in the American West that was available f…
migration
the movement of people within a country or region`
Columbian Exchange
the movement of plants, animals, and diseases between the Eas…
Geography chapter 6 vocabulary
Land bridge
Peninsula
Latitude
Altitude
Narrow strip of land that joins two larger landmasses
Piece of land with water on three sides
Location north or south of the equator
Height above sea level
Land bridge
Narrow strip of land that joins two larger landmasses
Peninsula
Piece of land with water on three sides
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Geography Chapter 6 Vocabulary
Agnosticism
Animism
Atheism
Autonomous Religion
belief that nothing can be known about wether god exists
belief that objects such as plants or stones, or natural even…
belief that god doesn't exist
a religion that does not have a central authority but shares…
Agnosticism
belief that nothing can be known about wether god exists
Animism
belief that objects such as plants or stones, or natural even…
Geography chapter 6 vocabulary
Migration
Columbian exchange
Louisiana purchase
Frontier
Movement of people
The coming of Europeans
In 1803, the U.S. Doubled its size when the government purcha…
Open land that had been available and suitable for settlement
Migration
Movement of people
Columbian exchange
The coming of Europeans
Chapter 6 Vocabulary Human Geography
Agnosticism
Animism
Atheism
Autonomous Religion
Belief that nothing can be known whether god exists
Belief that objects, such as plants and stones, or natural ev…
Belief that God doesn't exist
A religion that does not have a central authority but shares…
Agnosticism
Belief that nothing can be known whether god exists
Animism
Belief that objects, such as plants and stones, or natural ev…
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Chapter 6 Geography Vocabulary
market economy
free enterprise
capitalism
command economy
an economic system in which people in which people choose fre…
system that lets competition among businesses determine the p…
an economic system in which businesses, industries, and resou…
an economic system in which the government decides what to pr…
market economy
an economic system in which people in which people choose fre…
free enterprise
system that lets competition among businesses determine the p…
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Geography chapter 6 Vocabulary
Province
Territory
Canadian Shield
Hudson Bay
A canadian political unit similar to the U.S.
A Canadian political unit that doesn't have enough people to…
A horse-shoe shaped, rocky plateau that covers much of easter…
A large island sea to the north of a province Ontario
Province
A canadian political unit similar to the U.S.
Territory
A Canadian political unit that doesn't have enough people to…
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Canadian Organizational Behaviour Chapter 6
meanings of money
membership/seniority based compensation
job-status based compensation
competency-based compensation
symbol of success, reinforcer, motivator, reflection of perfo…
...
...
...
meanings of money
symbol of success, reinforcer, motivator, reflection of perfo…
membership/seniority based compensation
...
Chapter 6 Vocabulary Geography
Migration
Columbian Exchange
Louisiana Purchase
Frontier
Migration is the movement of people from one place to another…
The Columbian Exchange or Grand Exchange was the widespread t…
The Louisiana Purchase (French: Vente de la Louisiane "Sale o…
A frontier is the political and geographical areas near or be…
Migration
Migration is the movement of people from one place to another…
Columbian Exchange
The Columbian Exchange or Grand Exchange was the widespread t…
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