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1

Give the 3 aspects of development

Environment
Economic
Social

2

What is the GDP

Gross Domestic Product, the value of goods and service's produced in a country in one year

3

What is GDP per capita

The GDP per person
Indicates how much money every person in the country would have it all the money was divided by the population

4

What would a social indicator measure?

example?

Conditions in the society that affect the people's quality of life

Housing, health, education

5

What would an economic indicator measure ?

example?

Human impact on the environment and natural resources

Pollution
Water

6

What is HDI

Human development index
measure's wealth, education and health

7

What are the three indicator's included in the HDI

GDP per capita
Education
Life Expectancy

8

What is MEDC?

More Economically Developed Country

9

Name the 6 Factors affecting development

Political Stability
Education
Trade
Technology
Health
Historical Reasons

10

What does equitable mean?

equal and fair

11

Unfair trade leads to?

A country becoming less developed

12

What is alternative development

Focusing on providing basic human needs and reducing poverty

13

What is conventional development more concerned with?

Achieving economic growth through the use of technology and industry

14

What is Sustainable Development ?

Meets people's needs in the present without making it difficult for them to meet their needs in the future

15

Name 3 things a sustainable development would do?

Develop local skills
Use Local resources
Is careful not to damage the environment
Does not use many resources