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+why industries located near coalfield

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Secondary activities are also called manufacturing activities because these industries are a form of employment in wich things are made, assembled or produced.

Location; not all industries have the same location factors. For some it may be more important to be near raw materials. For others, is more important to be near labour, markets or a good transport system. For example; a food processing factory uses fruit and vegetables from nearby farms, a clothing manufacturer; the textile industry still employs many people. Factories mus be located near to the towns where these people live.

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The primary sector in Spain

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PHYSICAL FACTORS

Weather

Not all are favorable for the proper development of activities due to:

• The causes dryness in much of inland Spain almost all the agricultural land may become necessary and costly hydraulic works to meet the demand for irrigation water.

On the contrary, it is the excessive rainfall and low sunshine making in northern Spain to give more appropriate conditions for livestock than for agriculture.

Altitude

There is a relatively small percentage of land above sea level with optimal conditions for agriculture due to climatic effects associated excess altitude.

The slope

Most of the Spanish territory, both insular and peninsular, has another unfavorable factor: a predominance of hilly, with slopes that favor excessive

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Geographical features of Spain

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The Spanish territory: natural territorial units and major political and administrative

Spain's territory consists of the Iberian peninsula, the Balearic and Canary islands and the autonomous cities of Ceuta and Melilla. Furthermore, the Iberian Peninsula contains the states of Spain and Portugal, Andorra and Gibraltar. However, the Spanish territory
is dominant in the geography of the peninsula. Its boundaries are: the Bay of Biscay and Mediterranean seas and the Atlantic Ocean. The land boundaries are reduced by the west to the border with Portugal and, on the north by France through the Pyrenees. has a large coastal development. Spain become one of European countries with greater length of coastline because of its large amount of Km
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Biomes

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Tundra,climate:steanly cold temeperatures and dry conditions,low prcipitation.soil:often frozen,lack in nutrients.vegetation:low shurbs,trees like dwraf willaws and birdes.mosses.location:north of world.adaptation:are adaptd to handle cold winters and to breed and raise,very short an cold summers.human impact:is people who go and get coal,natural gas oil,iron oirelean and zinc.taiga:climate:very cold in winter,the ice welt in summers.soil:tends to be young and nutrients poor it lack the deep,organically enriched profile present in temperature decidious forest.Vegetation:needleleaf,confireus,tres are the dominant plants.few species im four main:vergreen fir and pine.location:Europe Canada and asia.Adaptation:how tropical forest an taiga forest... Continue reading "Biomes" »

Project

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AN ASSESSMENT OF THE SPATIAL DISTRIBUTION OF PRIMARY HEALTH CENTRES IN GIWA, KUDAN AND SABON GARI LOCAL GOVERNMENT AREAS OF KADUNA STATE

  1. INTRODUCTION

Primary health care has been defined by the World Health Organisation (WHO) as a universally accessible health care that is socially acceptable, affordable and requires individuals to be more self reliant with their health care needs. Primary health care according to Wikipedia, the free online Encyclopedia (www.wikipaedia.org), is  based on practical, scientifically sound and socially acceptable methods and technology made universally accessibleto individuals and families in the community through their full participation and at a cost that the community and the country can afford to maintain at

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C.sociales

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1.Where do people live?

People live in specific environments,called habitats.There are 2 main types of habitats:rural and urban.

The rural habitat

People who live in a rural habitat  live in the country.There are 2 types of rural communities:

The scattered community.Dwellings are far apart,separated by the fields where families cultivate the land.

The concentrated community.Dwellings and other buildings are grouped together to form villages or small towns.Agricultural activity is located around the village or town.

In rural environments,concentrated communities are more common.Their inhabitants have access to services,such as schools,health centres,shops or churches.

The transformation of farm land

In developing countries,the rural population

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Relieve

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ITEM 3. SPANISH RELIEF.


GENERAL FEATURES OF RELIEF.


This group contrasted richly diverse and that is Spain has three characteristics:

1. The high average altitude. Spain is 660 meters above sea level, altitude only country in Europe after Switzerland, with 1,300 m. This altitude is not the result of the existence of large and high mountain ranges, but a core set high, the plateau.

2. The peripheral disposition of the reliefs peninsular, which is to be understood in relation to the Plateau and in relation to the outline of the peninsula, whose boundaries are the main mountain ranges Spanish.

  • For the North, C. Cantabrian with altitudes from 1,000 to 2,500 m short distance from the coast.

  • On the east, although the jump is not so sharp, you have

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Primary sector activities

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Primary sector activities, is the direct taking of property of nature, so are also called extractive activities. Eg hunting, fishing, mining, agriculture

Industry: traditional food, textile, beverage, taco, footwear, wood

Intermediate industries: paper, chemical, petroleum, rubber, plastic

Mechanical industry: machinery, electronics, transportation, metals

Waste Industries: graphic art, publishing

Construction industry: building, housing, road infrastructure

Agricultural space: space characterized by the existence of a diffuse economy in which we can observe a close relationship between the density of human occupation and the way agriculture (plant and animal) and soil

Physical factors limiting the Venezuelan space

Hygrometer (humidity): refer

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soci

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WTO seeks to eliminate or rduce tarifs, unfair trade and arbitrate trading between its members. -TRADING BLOCKS: groups of countries formed to foster trade between their members. Northe amercican free trade egreement (nafta) such the european union. 8.2FOREIGN TRADERS: THE EU AND THE US.Control the export of the merchandise. Is focused on the export of manu. Goods and techn. And the import of raw materials. EMERGING COUNTIES: increased their role in china, india, brazil.  Dimport manufactured goods and technology. REMAINING COUNTRY: lesser extent. Russsia latin america. Export raw materials for energy and food po.

U.8: 1THE ACTIVE POPULATION. 8.1 GENERAL CHAR;  the active population participation rate is high. Adult pop, and women who work
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Characteristics of develop and underdeveloped countries

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What is developed?

A developed or industrialised country is a state that has a developed Country abundance technology.

Cual tiene gdp?

Both but the developed have high gdp and the underdeveloped have low gdp

Lo que menos es underdeveloped?

Percentages of adults of a population that can read and write that are 90%.

Como se sabe si un país es desarrollado o no?

In the EU approximately 17% of The population feel excluded from society in Europe “poor” means living with Income below 60% of the national average

Three characteristics of unemployment.

Unemployment is the number of people who cannot find work

Four countries of underdeveloped.

Afghanistan, central Africa, Haiti, Ethiopia.

Three characteristics of the underdevelopment Countries.

Agriculture

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