Globalisation Technology Sweatshops TNCs Poverty

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What is Globalisation
The term used to describe the way countries are interconnected

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When was the TV invented
1927

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What is a sweatshop
A factory that violates 2 or more labour laws

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What does TNCs stand for
Transnational Corporations

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What is classed as living in poverty
Living on less than $2 a day

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Define interconnected
The way parts of a whole are connected

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What is technology
_____ is the collection of techniques, skills, methods, and processes used in the production of goods or services or in the accomplishment of objectives, such as scientific investigation.

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What are some characteristics of sweatshops
- poor working conditions - unfair wages - unreasonable hours - child labour - lack of benefits for workers

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What is the biggest Transnational corporation
McDonalds

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What is poverty
lacking sufficient money to live at a standard considered comfortable or normal in a society.

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what is production
the manufacturing process of goods

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when was the first plane invented
December 17, 1903

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What products come from sweatshops
- garments - cotton - bricks - cocoa - coffee

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when was Nike invented
25 January 1964

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What are the top 3 most developed countries
1- Finland 2- Austria 3- Slovenia

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What is the difference between import and export
Import refers to bringing something into the country while export is sending it to another country

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when was the internet invented
January 1, 1983

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Where are the majority of child labours found
Asia and the pacific

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What is Nikes slogan
"just do it"

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What are the least developed countries
1- Sikkim 2- Botswana 3- Cape Verde

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Benefits of globalisation
- improvments in transportation - freedom of trade - improvments in comunications - labour availability and skills

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benefits of improved land transport
- faster transport - cut delivery times - increased efficiency

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What transnational corporations produce items in sweatshops
- nike - adidas - puma - fila - bonds - just jeans

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When was McDonalds founded and by who
Founded in 1940 by Ray Kroc

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Factors to help break poverty
- lower costs of living - more job opportunities that require little to no training - Easier access to education

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