The Flower Industry (Kenya)

Cash Crops: crops grown only to sell at market. Basicly they are crops specifically for business.

Subsistence Crops: growing enough to feed your family and survive in life. (just making enough to live on.)

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The Flower Industry (Kenya)

KEY DEFINITIONS:

Cash Crops: crops grown only to sell at market. Basicly the yield (crop) is specifically grown for business. 

eg tobacco, coffee and flowers

Subsistence Crops: growing enough to feed your family and to survive day to day life. (living on just enough to support your family.)    

eg veg and cereals         

                    

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EXAMPLE QUESTION 1

Explain why sea level is expected to rise? (3 marks)

3 marks= 3 points

  • Reason is global warming
  • give example, eg melting of ice caps
  • case study detail = Greenland ice sheet, key dates, facts, figures

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Explain how a volcano forms

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  • Give example, eg 2 Composite volcano = occurs at destructive plate margin.
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