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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…
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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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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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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…
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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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7th Geography Chapter 4: Canadian Provinces and Territories
British Columbia
Manitoba
New Brunswick
Labrador and Newfoundland
British Columbia
Manitoba
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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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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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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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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'…
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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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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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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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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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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
...
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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…
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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…
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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
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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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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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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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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…
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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
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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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…
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Geography Alive Chapter 6 Vocabulary
national park
topographic map
geyser
fauna
a large area of land that a government has set aside in order…
a map that uses elevation, or contour, lines and symbols to s…
a spring that throws a jet of hot water or steam into the air
all the animal life in a particular region
national park
a large area of land that a government has set aside in order…
topographic map
a map that uses elevation, or contour, lines and symbols to s…
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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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Geography-Chapter 6 Vocabulary
plantations
Wheat Belt
trade deficit
textiles
Large farms that grow mainly one crop to sell
The area of the U.S. Great Plains region in which (blank) far…
The value of exports is lower than the value of imports
Cloth products
plantations
Large farms that grow mainly one crop to sell
Wheat Belt
The area of the U.S. Great Plains region in which (blank) far…
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
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…
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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
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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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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
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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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Geography vocabulary chapter 6
Subducted
Cordilleras
Altiplano
El Nino
Tugged under
Parallel chain of mountains
A high plateau
The warming of ocean water along the west coast of Peru
Subducted
Tugged under
Cordilleras
Parallel chain of mountains
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Geography chapter 6
Water
Evaporation (evaporation from bodies o…
Evapotranspiration (evaporation from l…
Ice, liquid, gas
Water to Gas... Ideal Conditions for Evap:... Warm air... Warm water... W…
Evaporation from soil, plants and animals... Evapotranspiration…
Water
Ice, liquid, gas
Evaporation (evaporation from bodies o…
Water to Gas... Ideal Conditions for Evap:... Warm air... Warm water... W…
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Chapter 6 Geography Vocabulary
contigous
Continental Divide
basins
colonies
Units, such as states, that connect to or border each other
The crest of the Rocky Mountains that divides North America's…
Regions surrounded by mountains or other higher land
Territories controlled by people from a foreign land
contigous
Units, such as states, that connect to or border each other
Continental Divide
The crest of the Rocky Mountains that divides North America's…
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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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Geography Vocabulary Chapter 6
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.
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
national park
topographic map
geyser
fauna
a large area of land that a government has set aside in order…
a map that uses contour lines and symbols to show a region's…
a spring that throws a jet of hot water or steam into the air
all of the animal life in a particular region
national park
a large area of land that a government has set aside in order…
topographic map
a map that uses contour lines and symbols to show a region's…
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Chapter 6 Vocabulary - Geography
Plaza
vaquero
maquiladora
subsistence farming
A public square
Mexican cowhands who developed tools and methods for raising…
Factories where workers assemble parts from other countries.
Small plots of land where farmers grow only enough to feed th…
Plaza
A public square
vaquero
Mexican cowhands who developed tools and methods for raising…
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Geography Chapter 6 Vocabulary
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.
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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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…
21 terms
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…
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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
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World Geography Vocabulary Chapter 6
Immigration
Native American
Sunbelt
Urbanization
movement of people into one country from another.
descendants of North America's first peoples
nickname for the southern United States
concentration of population in cities
Immigration
movement of people into one country from another.
Native American
descendants of North America's first peoples
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Geography Chapter 6 Vocabulary
migration
Columbian Exchange
Louisiana Purchase
Frontier
movement of the peoples within the US
The movement of plants, animals, and diseases between the Eas…
The territory, including the region between the Mississippi R…
The free, open land that has been available and suitable for…
migration
movement of the peoples within the US
Columbian Exchange
The movement of plants, animals, and diseases between the Eas…
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