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region
an area with at least one feature that sets it apart from other area
urban
a city region
suburb
a town or small city built near a larger city
rural
a country region far from a city
government
a system of deciding what is best for a group of people
county
a part of a state that has its own government
county seat
the town or city that is the center of govenment for a country
culture
the way of life of a group of people
economy
the way people use the resources to meet their needs
agriculture
farming
manufacturing
the making of products
industry
all of the business that make one kind of product or provide one kind of service
service industry
industry in which people are paid to do things for other people
ethnic group
group made up of people from the same country, race, or with a shared way of life
population
the number of people who live in a place
tourism
the selling of goods and services to people traveling for pleasure
technology
the way people use new ideas to make tools and machines
tundra
large, treeless plain
rain forest
wet area, usually warm, in which tall trees, vines, and other plants grow close together
heritage
a way of life, set of customs, or a belief that has come from the past and continues today
natural vegetation
the plant that grows in an area
custom
a usual way to do things
land use
the way in which most of the land in a place was used
modify
change
interdependence
depending on one another for goods
cause
is an action
effect
something that happens because of an earlier action