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28 terms
Social Studies Regions Vocabulary
Adapt
Agriculture
Arid
Birth Rate
to adjust oneself to different conditions or enviroment
farming--production of crops, livestock
dry
the number of children born per 1000 of the population
Adapt
to adjust oneself to different conditions or enviroment
Agriculture
farming--production of crops, livestock
28 terms
Social Studies Regions Vocabulary
Adapt
Agriculture
Arid
Birth Rate
To adjust oneself to different conditions or environment.
Farming -- The production of crops and/or livestock.
Dry.
The number of children born per 1000 of the population.
Adapt
To adjust oneself to different conditions or environment.
Agriculture
Farming -- The production of crops and/or livestock.
12 terms
Social Studies Regions Vocabulary
River
Ocean
Erosion
Climate
a large natural stream of water flowing in a channel to the s…
the vast body of salt water that covers almost three fourths…
the process by which the surface of the earth is worn away by…
the usual weather conditions of a region, such as temperature…
River
a large natural stream of water flowing in a channel to the s…
Ocean
the vast body of salt water that covers almost three fourths…
28 terms
Regions Vocabulary (Social Studies)
Adapt
Agriculture
Arid
Birth Rate
To adjust oneself to different conditions or environment.
Farming-- production of crops, livestock.
Dry.
The number of children born per 1000 of the population.
Adapt
To adjust oneself to different conditions or environment.
Agriculture
Farming-- production of crops, livestock.
10 terms
Regions Vocabulary- Social Studies
marshes
swamps
canals
fall line
grasslands covered with water
forest land (land with trees) covered with water (like a mars…
a human-made waterway dug across land to connect rivers
an area between higher land and lower land; causes waterfalls…
marshes
grasslands covered with water
swamps
forest land (land with trees) covered with water (like a mars…
9 terms
Social Studies Regions Vocabulary
Europe
Southeast Asia and Oceania
Sub-Saharan Africa
East Asia
This region of the world shares its heritage influences from…
This region has the distinction of having the only country th…
This region is divided into more ethnic (tribal) group. It is…
This region was once ruled by dynasties and the main religion…
Europe
This region of the world shares its heritage influences from…
Southeast Asia and Oceania
This region has the distinction of having the only country th…
28 terms
Social Studies Regions Vocabulary
Adapt
Agriculture
Arid
Birth Rate
To adjust oneself to different conditions or environment.
Farming-- production of live crops, livestock.
Dry.
The number of children born per 1000 of the population.
Adapt
To adjust oneself to different conditions or environment.
Agriculture
Farming-- production of live crops, livestock.
17 terms
Social Studies Understanding Regions Vocabulary
region
interdependence
natural vegetation
ethnic group
An area with at least one feature that makes it different fro…
The depending on one another for resources and products.
Something found in nature, such as water, soil, or minerals,…
A group of people from the same country, of the same race, or…
region
An area with at least one feature that makes it different fro…
interdependence
The depending on one another for resources and products.
11 terms
Social Studies Economics Vocabulary
Capitalism
Communism
Demand
Depression
Economic system based on private ownership and the investment…
Economic and political system based on one party government a…
Willingness and ability of consumers to spend money for goods…
Severe economic slump
Capitalism
Economic system based on private ownership and the investment…
Communism
Economic and political system based on one party government a…
22 terms
Economics - Vocabulary Terms for Social Studies
Human Capital
Natural Resources
Capital
Gross Domestic Product (GDP)
people who perform the labor ( people who do the work - facto…
Things that come from the land like minerals or trees. We use…
Things that you would spend money on in order to create a goo…
Total market value of the goods and services produced by a co…
Human Capital
people who perform the labor ( people who do the work - facto…
Natural Resources
Things that come from the land like minerals or trees. We use…
14 terms
Social Studies - Economics Vocabulary
scarcity
unlimited wants
natural resources
limited resources
not enough
There is no end to the number of things people want and need.
things in nature that people see as useful
There are only certain amounts of resources.
scarcity
not enough
unlimited wants
There is no end to the number of things people want and need.
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Social studies region vocabulary
Fall line
Region
Mountain
Piedmont
Boundary between piedmont and mountain region
Area of a country or world having definable characteristics
Area in form of a peak steeper than a hill
A small slope leading from base of mountains to region of fla…
Fall line
Boundary between piedmont and mountain region
Region
Area of a country or world having definable characteristics
30 terms
Social Studies Economic Vocabulary
Economics
Money
Consumers
Producers
The study of the production, consumption and distribution of…
A good used to buy other goods and services.
People who buy and or use goods and services.
People who use resources to make goods and services.
Economics
The study of the production, consumption and distribution of…
Money
A good used to buy other goods and services.
Social Studies - Regions
Landform
Mesa
Plateu
Canyon
A natural feature of Earth's surface.
A flat-topped landform with slopes on all sides.
A large, flat, raised area of land.
A valley with steep rock slides.
Landform
A natural feature of Earth's surface.
Mesa
A flat-topped landform with slopes on all sides.
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Social Studies Economics Vocabulary
economy
capital
natural resources
goods
The activities related to the making, trading and selling of…
The money, tools, machinery or etc. owned by an individual or…
The natural wealth of a country, consisting of land, forests,…
Things that people make or grow.
economy
The activities related to the making, trading and selling of…
capital
The money, tools, machinery or etc. owned by an individual or…
39 terms
Social Studies Economic Vocabulary
Consumer
Service
Good(s)
Demand
a person who uses food or clothing
a job that people do and get paid for it
A thing or things for sale
To use a product or service
Consumer
a person who uses food or clothing
Service
a job that people do and get paid for it
30 terms
Vocabulary for Social Studies: Economics
Economy
Producers
Consumers
Capitalism
A system in which people make, exchange, and use things that…
Owners and workers
People who buy and use products
An economic system in which private individuals own most buss…
Economy
A system in which people make, exchange, and use things that…
Producers
Owners and workers
30 terms
Social Studies Economics Vocabulary
Income
Currency
Budget
Scarcity
earnings from work or investments; any money you receive
money; coins and paper bills used as money
a plan for making and spending money; a plan of how money wil…
...
Income
earnings from work or investments; any money you receive
Currency
money; coins and paper bills used as money
16 terms
Social Studies: Economic Vocabulary
market economy
command economy
traditional economy
mixed economy
economy driven by individuals and private ownership with limi…
economy dictated by government
economy based on the traditions of the local indigenous popul…
An economic system combining market and command economic char…
market economy
economy driven by individuals and private ownership with limi…
command economy
economy dictated by government
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GED Social Studies Vocabulary--Economics
entrepreneur
laissez-faire capitalism
free enterprise
capacity
someone who starts his/her own business
an economic system in which the means of production and distr…
Economic system in which individuals and businesses are allow…
A measure of the maximum output an organization, department,…
entrepreneur
someone who starts his/her own business
laissez-faire capitalism
an economic system in which the means of production and distr…
24 terms
Social Studies Regions and Mapping Vocabulary
Region
Physical Region
Landforms
Landform Examples
is an area with common characteristics that make it distinct…
is an area that shares landforms, climate, and/or plant and a…
The shape or form of physical features of earth's surface.
Deserts, Mountains, Rolling Hills, Plains, and Plateaus.
Region
is an area with common characteristics that make it distinct…
Physical Region
is an area that shares landforms, climate, and/or plant and a…
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Social Studies, Places and Regions
climate
conservation
non-renewable natural resources
place
describes the weather of a place over a number of years
wise use of natural resources
they cannot be replenished of replaced
an area that is identified by everything in it
climate
describes the weather of a place over a number of years
conservation
wise use of natural resources
24 terms
Social Studies Economics Vocabulary
Economics
Profit
Budget
Goods
The part of something that relates to money.
A financial gain.
An amount of money available for spending. Based on a plan on…
Products sold to consumers
Economics
The part of something that relates to money.
Profit
A financial gain.
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Social Studies Economics Vocabulary
Barter
Exchange
Goods
Services
To exchange goods or services without the use of money
To give something and receive something different in return
Articles for sale or use, often those produced for later cons…
Work done by somebody for somebody else as a job
Barter
To exchange goods or services without the use of money
Exchange
To give something and receive something different in return
30 terms
Social Studies Economics Vocabulary
Economics
Money
Consumers
Producers
The study of production, consumption, and distribution of goo…
A good used to buy other goods and services.
People who buy and/ or used goods and services.
People who use resources to make goods and services.
Economics
The study of production, consumption, and distribution of goo…
Money
A good used to buy other goods and services.
Social Studies Economics Vocabulary
Supply and Demand
Currency
Bartering
Trade Route
The amount of a resource or product that is available and how…
A system of money in a particular place or country.
A form of trade where one good is exchanged directly for anot…
A commonly used course of travel used for exchanging goods or…
Supply and Demand
The amount of a resource or product that is available and how…
Currency
A system of money in a particular place or country.
Social Studies Economics Vocabulary
Capital Resources
Consumer
Economics
Demand
Items such as land, buildings, tools, money, etc., that are u…
Someone who uses goods or services
The study of the manufacture, distribution, sale, and use of…
How much in the way of goods and services people want and are…
Capital Resources
Items such as land, buildings, tools, money, etc., that are u…
Consumer
Someone who uses goods or services
20 terms
Social Studies Economics Vocabulary
Economics
Market
Producer
Consumer
The study of how resources are managed in the production, exc…
The place or atmosphere in which goods or services are sold o…
Anyone who makes goods or provides a service.
Anyone who buys goods or services.
Economics
The study of how resources are managed in the production, exc…
Market
The place or atmosphere in which goods or services are sold o…
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Social Studies Economics Vocabulary
scarcity
trade
export
specialization
the lack of sufficient resources to produce all the goods and…
the exchange of something of value.
goods that leave a country as part of trade.
the concentration of production on fewer kinds of goods and s…
scarcity
the lack of sufficient resources to produce all the goods and…
trade
the exchange of something of value.
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Social Studies: Economics Vocabulary
Factors of Production
Capital
Consumption
Opportunity Cost
Resources needed to satisfy one's wants and needs
Raw materials used to make goods
The act of buying or using goods and services
The highest valued benefit given up when a choice is made
Factors of Production
Resources needed to satisfy one's wants and needs
Capital
Raw materials used to make goods
15 terms
Social Studies: Economics Handbook
goods
services
economy
specialization
Something that could be bought or sold
Actions or activities that one person performs for another
A system of producing and distributing goods and services to…
Each person specializes in the task that he or she is good at…
goods
Something that could be bought or sold
services
Actions or activities that one person performs for another
27 terms
Social Studies Economics Vocabulary
Scarcity
Supply
Demand
Consumer
The basic economic problem which arises from people having un…
The amount of a product or services producers are willing and…
The amount of product or service that buyers are willing and…
A person who uses or consumes goods and services to satisfy h…
Scarcity
The basic economic problem which arises from people having un…
Supply
The amount of a product or services producers are willing and…
30 terms
social studies economics vocabulary
economy
producers
consumers
capitalism
a system in which people make, exchange, and use things that…
owners and workers
people who buy and use products
an economic system in which private individuals or groups of…
economy
a system in which people make, exchange, and use things that…
producers
owners and workers
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Social Studies vocabulary words - Chapter 1 Regions
region
canyon
plateau
landform
area in which places have similar characteristics
deep valley with steep rocky walls
large, flat, raised area of land
natural feature on Earth's surface
region
area in which places have similar characteristics
canyon
deep valley with steep rocky walls
Social Studies Economic Vocabulary
Capitalism
Consumer Price Index
Economic Cost
Economics
an economic and political system in which a country's trade a…
an index of the variation in prices paid by typical consumers…
is the combination of gains and losses of any goods that have…
the branch of knowledge concerned with the production, consum…
Capitalism
an economic and political system in which a country's trade a…
Consumer Price Index
an index of the variation in prices paid by typical consumers…
16 terms
Social studies economics vocabulary
Traditional
Pure Command
Pure Market
Mixed
Economic decisions based on past customs and bartering for go…
Government makes all decisions
Individual people make all decisions
Combination of command and market government and people make…
Traditional
Economic decisions based on past customs and bartering for go…
Pure Command
Government makes all decisions
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Social studies vocabulary economics
Exports
Imports
Budget
Trade
To send goods or services to another country.
To bring goods or services into a country.
This is an estimate of income and expenditure.
This is the action of buying and selling goods and services t…
Exports
To send goods or services to another country.
Imports
To bring goods or services into a country.
25 terms
Social Studies Economics Vocabulary
economics
profit
budget
goods
A branch of knowledge concerned with transfer and wealth
The amount of money you make on a product that you sell
An estimate of income and for a set period of time.
Something that you sell; Product
economics
A branch of knowledge concerned with transfer and wealth
profit
The amount of money you make on a product that you sell
Economics vocabulary (social studies)
Exports
Imports
Trade
Demand
to send or transmit
to bring or introduce
the act or process of buying, selling, or exchanging commodit…
the desire to purchase
Exports
to send or transmit
Imports
to bring or introduce
21 terms
Social Studies- Economic vocabulary
Budget
Command Economy
Consuming
Demand
A monthly plan that takes into account the total amount of mo…
An economy system in which the major decisions are made by th…
How an individual satisfies both their wants & needs
The ability & willingness of people to buy something
Budget
A monthly plan that takes into account the total amount of mo…
Command Economy
An economy system in which the major decisions are made by th…
11 terms
social studies economic vocabulary
Scarcity
Resources
Choice
Opportunity Cost
The inability to satisfy all wants at the same time. All reso…
Used in the production of goods and sources. Types of resourc…
Selecting an item or action from a set of possible alternativ…
What is given up when a choice is made. Individuals must cons…
Scarcity
The inability to satisfy all wants at the same time. All reso…
Resources
Used in the production of goods and sources. Types of resourc…
20 terms
Economics/Vocabulary/ Paige/ Social Studies
Economics
Opportunity Cost
Services
Capital Resources
Study of how people use resources to produce and distribute g…
Choices; what you give up to get something.
Activities (things people do for others) that can satisfy peo…
goods made by people and used to produce other goods and serv…
Economics
Study of how people use resources to produce and distribute g…
Opportunity Cost
Choices; what you give up to get something.
13 terms
Social Studies Economics Vocabulary
Entrepreneur
Scarcity
International Trade
Trade-Off
A person who organizes and operates a business or businesses,…
The state of being scarce or in short supply; shortage.
International trade is the exchange of capital, goods, and se…
A balance achieved between two desirable but incompatible fea…
Entrepreneur
A person who organizes and operates a business or businesses,…
Scarcity
The state of being scarce or in short supply; shortage.
20 terms
Social Studies Economic Vocabulary
Economy
Profit
Loss
Export
A system that handles and processes goods
Money you get in return from selling your own goods
Losing money from an investment
Goods that leave that place
Economy
A system that handles and processes goods
Profit
Money you get in return from selling your own goods
22 terms
Social Studies Vocabulary-- ECONOMICS
Trade
Specialzation
Producer
Production
The exchange of something of value.
The concentration of production on fewer kinds of goods that…
a person who grows agricultural products or manufactures items
The act of combining natural resources, human resources, capi…
Trade
The exchange of something of value.
Specialzation
The concentration of production on fewer kinds of goods that…
12 terms
Social studies economic vocabulary
Bottom line
Command economy
Market economy
Consumer
Crunch time in the middle east
Economic system in which central government makes the economi…
Private ownership, free trade, competition;government has lit…
Person who buys goods and services for personal use
Bottom line
Crunch time in the middle east
Command economy
Economic system in which central government makes the economi…
12 terms
Economic Vocabulary - Social Studies
Economy
Goods
Services
Producers
a system for producing, distributing, consuming, and owning g…
products that are made to be sold
work done or duties performed for other people, such as the w…
a person who makes products that are used by other people
Economy
a system for producing, distributing, consuming, and owning g…
Goods
products that are made to be sold
21 terms
Social Studies Economics Vocabulary
Economics
Microeconomics
Macroeconomics
Market Forces
The study of how people make and use the money
The study of single units and how they make and use their money
The study of many units and how they make and use their money
Demand and Supply
Economics
The study of how people make and use the money
Microeconomics
The study of single units and how they make and use their money
15 terms
Social Studies Vocabulary Economics
Trade
Specialization
Interdependence
Production
The exchange of something of value.
The concentration of production on fewer kinds of goods and s…
Reliance on others to satisfy wants.
The act of combining natural resources, human resources, capi…
Trade
The exchange of something of value.
Specialization
The concentration of production on fewer kinds of goods and s…
9 terms
social studies: economics vocabulary
a person who has an idea for a busines…
a person who gives money to a new comp…
wealth in the form of money or assets…
anytime buyers and sellers meet to exc…
entrepreneur
venture capitalist
capital
market
a person who has an idea for a busines…
entrepreneur
a person who gives money to a new comp…
venture capitalist
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