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Mid-Term Review December 2012
Fresh water is most likely to be found in? Lakes or Mountain Rivers
The timber industry is most likely found in which Region of the United States? The Pacific Northwest
People sometimes are forced to evacuate areas due to volcanic eruptions. interactions between Earth's physical processes and the environment affect humans
With enough food and water for a lot of people to survive. Some places in the world have large populations inside of a small area.
The United States has a democracy England has a monarchy, The King or Queen is born into the role. we elect a president
limited government Freedom of religion People to make many decisions for themselves. People are able to speak against their government if they disagree with the government's Decisions. NO King or Queen
Unlimited Government Monarchy Dictatorship Oligarchy UNLIMITED POWER
Rule by the people. more citizen involvement in government, such as voting. Was founded many years ago in Athens, Greece Traits of a democracy
Direct Democracy started in Greece- Rome had a representative Democracy- England used Democratic ideas- Democracy formed in America. Spread of Democratic Ideas
Religion and culture? Women in some Middle Eastern countries cover their faces in public due to religious law in their land.
People share national unity by celebrating national holidays together. National Unity
Traits of a Limited Government People’s rights are important : Power is with the people: Government follows a written constitution :
A person new to a culture learns about his new way of life, and begins to live just like everyone else in that culture. Assimilation
A Borrowing traits, such as food, clothing, and music, from other cultures can add flavor and variety to a culture. Culturally Diverse Society?
Culture Traits unite people? A child moves to a new city and makes friends with the kids who speak his language.
Can be traced back to the ancient city of Rome The Republic government's origins
A negative effect of cultural diffusion. McDonalds goes to China and some of the Chinese restaurants go out of business
All societies have some institutions in common. Government Religion Education
Knowing a group's religious beliefs can help one better understand that group's way of life.
Many people in Boston are descendants of Irish immigrants A St. Patrick's Day celebration is large in some places such as Boston, Massachusetts.
The Andes Mountain range was created Two tectonic plates have collided and are overlapping each other along a fault
Because Australia is 30 degrees South of the Equator 30°S is how the exact latitude would be written
Physical Geography Plants Animals Water Land
The Greeks located their colonies near bodies of water for…. Trade Transportation
To help travelers get between the United Kingdom and France the countries built a Tunnel under the English Channel (a body of water).
Mt. Mitchell is the highest point in the Appalachian Mountains.
Human migration (people moving to other parts of the world) is why over 50 different languages are spoken by children in schools in Houston, Texas.
If an area suffers many earthquakes it would be near a Fault line.