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14 Cards in this Set

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Any activity that seeks to provide goods and services to others while operating at a profit
The amount of money a business earns above and beyond what it spends for salaries and other expenses
A person who risks time and money to start and manage a business.
The total amount of money a business takes in during a given period by selling goods and services
When a business's expenses are more than its revenues
The chance an entrepreneur takes of losing time and money on a business that may not prove profitable
The amount of goods and services people can buy with the money they have
Standard of living
The general well-being of a society in terms of political freedom, a clean natural environment, education, health care, safety, free time, and everything else that leads to satisfaction and joy
Quality of life
All the people who stand to gain or lose by the policies and activities of a business
An organization whose goals do not include making a personal profit for its owners or organizers
nonprofit organization
Function: K stands for "Klot, helps blood to clot, aids in bone formation
Precursor: Intestinal bacteria
Source: dark, leafy veggies, cabbage family
Vitamin K
Function: Antioxidant
aka: tocopherol
(so is Vitamin C)
Protects cell membranes, nerve development, and WBC's
Source: Vegetable Oils
Vitamin E
Function: Bone integrity, functions as hormone,
Precursor: The Sun and cholesterol
Defiency: rickets, osteomalacia
Most toxic of all vitamins
Source: the Sun and milk products
Vitamin D
Function: Vision, Immunity
Precursor: Beta Carotene
AKA: Retinol
Defiency: Blindness, night blindness
Toxicity: Very dangerous
Vitamin A