Development - Geo

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Standard of Living
A term used to describe how wealthy people are.
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Quality of Life
This describes how well people can live their daily lives, for example, health and clean water.
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Less economically developed countries (LEDC)
A poorer country where GNP per capita is low.
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Interdependent
Countries rely on each other for the goods and services they need.
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Economic Growth
An increase in what a country produces.
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Gross National Product (GNP)
The value of what a country produces and the income from overseas
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Human Development Index
A measure of development using life expectancy, education levels and income.
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More economically developed countries (MEDC)
A richer country where GNP per capita is high.
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Life expectancy
The average age that people can expect to live to.
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Renewable resource
A resource that can be used over and over again without being used up.
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Sustainable Development
Meeting today's needs without ruining the environment for people in the future.
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Trade
Buying, selling or exchanging goods, often between countries
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This describes how well people can live their daily lives, for example, health and clean water.

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Quality of Life

Card 3

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A poorer country where GNP per capita is low.

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Card 4

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Countries rely on each other for the goods and services they need.

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Card 5

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An increase in what a country produces.

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