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Geography
How are natural resources related to a country's economy?
Thursday, September 5, 2013 at 6:28pm

Geography
Right.
Thursday, September 5, 2013 at 6:16pm

Geography
Why does a country need an infrastructure? My answer: A country needs an infrastructure because an infrastructure consists of the basic support systems needed to keep an economy thriving. The more sophisticated the infrastructure, the more developed the country.
Thursday, September 5, 2013 at 6:13pm

Geography
Yes.
Thursday, September 5, 2013 at 5:54pm

Geography
Ms. Sue? Am I correct?
Thursday, September 5, 2013 at 5:51pm

Geography
That's a good answer and not only used in manufacturing but also used to serve the public.
Thursday, September 5, 2013 at 5:42pm

Geography
What role do natural resources play in the economy of a country? My answer: Natural resources are a major part of world trade. This is especially true of the fossil fuels, since industry relies on them for both power, energy, and raw materials in manufacturing.
Thursday, September 5, 2013 at 5:40pm

Geography
No. I was just pointing out that different authors and different experts may define things differently.
Thursday, September 5, 2013 at 5:04pm

Geography
No, these explanations are precisely accurate. However, are you suggesting that my answer requires improvisation?
Thursday, September 5, 2013 at 5:03pm

Geography
This site explains these activities a little differently. http://quizlet.com/7952047/levels-of-eco​nomic-activity-flash-cards/ If these explanations are different than your book, by all means, stick with your book's information.
Thursday, September 5, 2013 at 4:54pm

Geography
What are the basic activities in each of the four economic activity levels? My answer: Primary activities involve gathering raw materials such as timber for immediate use or use in the making of a final product. Secondary activities involve adding value to materials by ...
Thursday, September 5, 2013 at 4:50pm

Geography
Right.
Thursday, September 5, 2013 at 4:48pm

Geography
What advantage do inexhaustible resources have over fossil fuels? My answer: Inexhaustible resources are unlimited in quality, whereas fossil fuels cannot be replaced once they have been removed from the ground.
Thursday, September 5, 2013 at 4:34pm

Geography
southwest
Thursday, September 5, 2013 at 12:37pm

Geography
In which direction would you travel if you were going from 30 N latitude, 20 W longitude to 15 N latitude, 60 W longitude?
Thursday, September 5, 2013 at 10:27am

Geography
Places with water!
Thursday, September 5, 2013 at 10:27am

Geography
Near which type of physical geographic feature were the first farming villages built?
Thursday, September 5, 2013 at 10:24am

9th grade Geography
what shape describes the united states
Wednesday, September 4, 2013 at 11:16pm

Geography
Yes.
Wednesday, September 4, 2013 at 8:45pm

Geography
It is the St. Lawrence River?
Wednesday, September 4, 2013 at 8:38pm

Geography
What waterway leads from the Great Lakes to the Atlantic Ocean?
Wednesday, September 4, 2013 at 8:37pm

Geography
OK.
Wednesday, September 4, 2013 at 8:14pm

Geography
*effective
Wednesday, September 4, 2013 at 8:12pm

Geography
#effective
Wednesday, September 4, 2013 at 8:12pm

Geography
My improvised answer: Local and regional political systems exist because smaller political units enables governing and the representation of local people to be more efficient as well as far more effectively than a central government.
Wednesday, September 4, 2013 at 8:09pm

Geography
It's probably not more efficient, but local and regional political systems represent the people in the locale more effectively than a central government.
Wednesday, September 4, 2013 at 8:05pm

Geography
Why do local and regional political systems exist? My answer: Local and regional political systems exist because smaller political units enables governing to be more efficient.
Wednesday, September 4, 2013 at 7:58pm

Geography
Right.
Wednesday, September 4, 2013 at 7:33pm

Geography
I've never heard of shape, size, and location as being the three basic geographic characteristics. However, if that's what your book says, then your answer is right.
Wednesday, September 4, 2013 at 7:33pm

Geography
What is the difference between natural and artificial boundaries? My answer: A natural boundary is based on physical features of land, such as rivers, lakes, or chains of mountains, whereas an artificial boundary is a fixed line generally following latitude or longitude lines.
Wednesday, September 4, 2013 at 7:29pm

Geography
How do the three basic geographic characteristics affect a nation? My answer: The three basic geographic characteristics affect a nation in various manners. Size affects a nation because a larger nation, such as United States, China, or Russia, has the potential to be more ...
Wednesday, September 4, 2013 at 7:26pm

Geography
You're welcome.
Wednesday, September 4, 2013 at 7:14pm

Geography
Thank you.
Wednesday, September 4, 2013 at 7:14pm

Geography
Right!
Wednesday, September 4, 2013 at 7:14pm

Geography
My answer: The physical features in which make up the boundaries between the United States and Canada are the Great Lakes, which consists of Lake Superior, Lake Huron, Lake Erie, and Lake Ontario, and the St. Lawrence River.
Wednesday, September 4, 2013 at 7:07pm

Geography
You are right! The Great Lakes that form the border are Lake Superior, Lake Huron, Lake Erie, and Lake Ontario. The river is the St. Lawrence River.
Wednesday, September 4, 2013 at 7:04pm

Geography
I believe they are called the Great Lakes.
Wednesday, September 4, 2013 at 7:02pm

Geography
Right. What are these lakes called? Do you see the river that forms part of the boundary in the east?
Wednesday, September 4, 2013 at 6:58pm

Geography
I see several lakes.
Wednesday, September 4, 2013 at 6:52pm

Geography
What natural features do you see on this map? http://images.nationmaster.com/images/mo​tw/americas/canada_pol_94.jpg
Wednesday, September 4, 2013 at 6:49pm

Geography
What physical features make up the natural boundaries between the United States and Canada?
Wednesday, September 4, 2013 at 6:46pm

Geography
There will be a lot more people.
Wednesday, September 4, 2013 at 5:57pm

Geography
What will the rate of natural increase be like if the birth rate is high and the mortality rate is low?
Wednesday, September 4, 2013 at 5:53pm

Geography
What about locations in the mountains? near large bodies of water? near the Gulf Stream? Keep reading.
Tuesday, September 3, 2013 at 6:38pm

Geography
I don't understand.
Tuesday, September 3, 2013 at 6:33pm

Geography
Keep reading.
Tuesday, September 3, 2013 at 6:27pm

Geography
My answer: Climate is affected by location because the closer it is to the equator or the further, the warmer or colder it is.
Tuesday, September 3, 2013 at 6:22pm

Geography
Good.
Tuesday, September 3, 2013 at 6:11pm

Geography
My improved answer: There are few subarctic climate zones in the southern hemisphere due to the absence of large land masses at the equivalent latitudes of the northern hemisphere.
Tuesday, September 3, 2013 at 6:05pm

Geography
Right. Note also that the Northern Hemisphere has a lot of land near and above the Arctic Circle, but the Southern Hemisphere has no land except Antarctica below the Antarctic Circle.
Tuesday, September 3, 2013 at 6:01pm

Geography
The Northern Hemisphere does.
Tuesday, September 3, 2013 at 5:56pm

Geography
Which hemisphere has the most land area? http://www.lib.utexas.edu/maps/world_map​s/world_pol495.jpg
Tuesday, September 3, 2013 at 5:55pm

Geography
Climate is much more complex than that. For instance a few years ago, a Scottish man told me he tried to keep his roses blooming until December. Yet his town is about as far north as Hudson Bay. How is this possible? Keep reading.
Tuesday, September 3, 2013 at 5:49pm

Geography
I suppose it is its location.
Tuesday, September 3, 2013 at 5:48pm

Geography
How does location affect climate? My answer: Location affects climate as it determines it, by the distance from the equator.
Tuesday, September 3, 2013 at 5:45pm

Geography
Yes, but why is this so? What is it about the Southern Hemisphere that makes its climate different from the Northern?
Tuesday, September 3, 2013 at 5:44pm

Geography
*possesses
Tuesday, September 3, 2013 at 5:37pm

Geography
Why are there few subarctic climate zones in the southern hemisphere? My answer: There are few subarctic climate zones because the southern hemisphere possess a warmer climate than the northern hemisphere, where these climates are primarily located.
Tuesday, September 3, 2013 at 5:33pm

Geography
Right. You could have said in your own words that they thrive without much water and in extremely cold places.
Tuesday, September 3, 2013 at 5:14pm

Geography
What is the unique about vegetation in the desert and tundra regions? My answer: The characteristics of the vegetation are unique because the plants that live in these extreme climates are specially adapted to tolerate the dry or cold conditions.
Tuesday, September 3, 2013 at 5:05pm

Geography
Right.
Tuesday, September 3, 2013 at 4:50pm

Geography
What soil factors influence type of vegetation in a region? My answer: Such factors as depth, texture and human content of the soil influence type of vegetation in a region.
Tuesday, September 3, 2013 at 4:45pm

Geography
Yes.
Tuesday, September 3, 2013 at 4:28pm

Geography
Am I correct?
Tuesday, September 3, 2013 at 4:26pm

Geography
Oh. I apologize. My question is, "What is the difference between coniferous and deciduous trees?"
Tuesday, September 3, 2013 at 4:03pm

Geography
What is the difference between coniferous and deciduous trees? My answer: The difference between these types of trees is that coniferous trees are cone bearing trees which possess needle-like leaves, whereas deciduous trees are broadleaf trees which stay green all year in a ...
Tuesday, September 3, 2013 at 4:01pm

Geography
http://www.ecokids.ca/pub/eco_info/topic​s/forests/types_of_trees.cfm
Monday, September 2, 2013 at 7:54pm

Geography
What is the difference between coniferous trees and deciduous trees?
Monday, September 2, 2013 at 7:50pm

Geography
The first answer doesn't answer the question. Your second answer is correct.
Monday, September 2, 2013 at 7:06pm

Geography
What soil factors influence type of vegetation in a region? I am confused, so I provided two answers. I am uncertain of which one is correct, though. My answer #1: Soil, temperature, and moisture influence the type of vegetation that thrives naturally in a region. My answer #2...
Monday, September 2, 2013 at 7:03pm

Geography
It is.
Monday, September 2, 2013 at 1:50pm

Geography
Right. Now -- can you put that into your own words?
Monday, September 2, 2013 at 1:45pm

Geography
How do El Nino and La Nina affect climate? My answer: El Nino affects the climate in a natural manner in which changes the ocean temperature and affects the weather worldwide by thrusting warm waters and heavy rains toward the Americas. La Nina affects the climate as well when...
Monday, September 2, 2013 at 1:39pm

Geography (Ms. Sue)
He doesn't state which one is correct. I included a small amount of additional information in my original answer, but I don't know which one you are referring to.
Monday, September 2, 2013 at 12:35pm

Geography (Ms. Sue)
See Writeacher's responses.
Monday, September 2, 2013 at 12:31pm

Geography
Right.
Monday, September 2, 2013 at 12:27pm

Geography
How do latitude and altitude affect the climate? My answer: The altitude affects the climate in the sense that the higher the altitude, the colder and harsher the climate will become. Latitude affecting the climate, however, depends on the equator. The closer the latitude is ...
Monday, September 2, 2013 at 12:25pm

Geography (Ms. Sue)
Ms. Sue?
Monday, September 2, 2013 at 12:16pm

Geography (Ms. Sue)
Which one?
Monday, September 2, 2013 at 12:04pm

Geography (Ms. Sue)
If you correct the misspelling, your answer is right.
Monday, September 2, 2013 at 11:59am

Geography (Ms. Sue)
Is there anyone who may be able to assess my answer?
Monday, September 2, 2013 at 11:09am

Geography (Ms. Sue)
Unfortunately, yes. I forgot to alter it.
Monday, September 2, 2013 at 11:05am

Geography (Ms. Sue)
Still using "convention"??
Monday, September 2, 2013 at 11:01am

Geography (Ms. Sue)
*My answer: Wind and ocean currents help distribute the sun's heat from one part of the world to another through convention, the transfer of heat in the atmosphere by upward motion of the air. As sunlight heats the atmosphere, the air expands, creating a zone of low air ...
Monday, September 2, 2013 at 10:47am

Geography (Ms. Sue)
Am I correct?
Monday, September 2, 2013 at 10:29am

Geography (Ms. Sue)
Yes.
Monday, September 2, 2013 at 9:37am

Geography (Ms. Sue)
I'm sure Ms. Sue will check your work. One thing, though ... I think you mean "convection" instead of "convention," right?
Monday, September 2, 2013 at 9:26am

Geography (Ms. Sue)
what role do wind and ocean currents play in climate? My answer: Wind and ocean currents help distribute the sun's heat from one part of the world to another through convention, the transfer of heat in the atmosphere by upward motion of the air.
Monday, September 2, 2013 at 9:18am

9th grade Geography
I LOVE PIE!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Friday, August 30, 2013 at 12:20pm

Life science, history, geography, and maths literacy
I want to be lawyer becz im doing history,geography and maths literacy.my contact number if u want to help me about my career.
Friday, August 30, 2013 at 9:50am

geography
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Wednesday, August 28, 2013 at 9:32pm

Geography
http://science.nationalgeographic.com/sc​ience/earth/surface-of-the-earth/valleys​-article/ http://geography.about.com/od/physicalge​ography/a/valleyformation.htm
Monday, August 26, 2013 at 10:26pm

Geography
How is a valley created by water different than a valley created by a glacier?
Monday, August 26, 2013 at 10:11pm

Geography
Right!
Monday, August 26, 2013 at 10:02pm

Geography
What might be the hazards of living near the Ring of Fire? Which of the five themes apply to this situation? My answer: The hazards of living near the Ring of Fire are frequent volcano eruptions and earthquakes. Region and human-environment interaction apply to this situation.
Monday, August 26, 2013 at 10:00pm

Geography
That's the simplest explanation I could find. Read it carefully, one sentence at a time. Pay particular attention to the parts about water erosion and wind erosion. Look up any words you don't understand. If you still don't understand a couple of sentences, please ...
Monday, August 26, 2013 at 6:45pm

Geography (Ms. Sue)
Houses on hillsides slide down hills because their bases have eroded. Wind erosion blows sand on top of houses. Beaches lose sand due to water erosion. Fertile topsoil is blown away. For more information, study these sites. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Erosion http://www....
Monday, August 26, 2013 at 6:29pm

Geography (Ms. Sue)
In what ways does erosion affect the lives of humans?
Monday, August 26, 2013 at 6:22pm

Geography
Ms. Sue?
Monday, August 26, 2013 at 6:18pm

Geography
*which
Monday, August 26, 2013 at 5:21pm

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