- 8.1: Identify and explain thefollowing terms. terrorism global network c...
- 8.2: REGION Review the notes youtook for this section. Why are the Unite...
- 8.3: a. What happened in theterrorist attacks on theUnited States onSept...
- 8.4: Drawing Conclusions Whatmight be some difficultiesfacing the United...
- 8.5: urban sprawl
- 8.6: infrastructure
- 8.7: smart growth
- 8.8: sustainable community
- 8.9: What is the objective of terrorism?
- 8.10: What are the characteristics of a global network?
- 8.11: What is the name for an alliance of nations?
- 8.12: Which of the terms above might be used to refer to anthrax?
- 8.13: How does urban sprawl contribute to air pollution?
- 8.14: What are some of the elements that make up infrastructure?
- 8.15: Which term involves encouraging development close to or insidecity ...
- 8.16: What did Vancouver try to turn into sustainable communities?
- 8.17: What is the relationship between the terms terrorism and globalnetw...
- 8.18: What is the objective of employing a biological weapon?
- 8.19: How does urban sprawl cause housing costs to rise?
- 8.20: What system is an important component of smart growth?
- 8.21: What are some of the actions governments can take when facedwith te...
- 8.22: What are some of the weapons used by terrorists to further theirobj...
- 8.23: What might become a problem for democratic governments wagingwar ag...
- 8.24: What are some of the causes of urban sprawl?
- 8.25: What are some of the negative effects of urban sprawl?
- 8.26: How are governments and concerned citizens trying to find solutions...
- 8.27: Why have the United States and Canada become diverse societies?
- 8.28: How have Americans reacted to diversity?
- 8.29: How have Canadians reacted to diversity?
- 8.30: What are some ways suggested for Americans to meet thechallenges of...
- 8.31: Using Your NotesUse your completed chart to answer these questions....
- 8.32: Geographic Themesa. MOVEMENT How have terrorists been able to formg...
- 8.33: Identifying ThemesIf you were a government official, how would you ...
- 8.34: Making DecisionsWhat factors do democratic governments have toconsi...
- 8.35: Making ComparisonsHow do the Canadian and American approaches to ad...
- 8.36: ANALYZING DATA What was the percentage ofimmigrants from Europe dur...
- 8.37: MAKING COMPARISONS Which two regionssupplied the largest percentage...
- 8.38: DRAWING CONCLUSIONS What significantchange took place in the patter...
Solutions for Chapter 8: The Fight Against Terrorism
Full solutions for World Geography
the limit on the consumption bundles that a consumer can afford
an excess of government spending over government receipts
a market with many buyers and sellers trading identical products so that each buyer and seller is a price taker
consumer price index (CPI)
a measure of the overall cost of the goods and services bought by a typical consumer
financial institutions through which savers can indirectly provide funds to borrowers
a good for which an increase in the price raises the quantity demanded
internalizing the externality
altering incentives so that people take account of the external effects of their actions
the political philosophy according to which the government should punish crimes and enforce voluntary agreements but not redistribute income
market for loanable funds
the market in which those who want to save supply funds and those who want to borrow to invest demand funds
nominal interest rate
the interest rate as usually reported without a correction for the effects of inflation
a legal maximum on the price at which a good can be sold
a particular “game” between two captured prisoners that illustrates why cooperation is difficult to maintain even when it is mutually beneficial
the quantity of goods and services produced from each unit of labor input
quantity theory of money
a theory asserting that the quantity of money available determines the price level and that the growth rate in the quantity of money available determines the inflation rate
people who systematically and purposefully do the best they can to achieve their objectives
real exchange rate
the rate at which a person can trade the goods and services of one country for the goods and services of another
the resources wasted when inflation encourages people to reduce their money holdings
a situation in which quantity demanded is greater than quantity supplied
society’s understanding of the best ways to produce goods and services
willingness to pay
the maximum amount that a buyer will pay for a good