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<ul><li><p>WORLD GEOGRAPHY 3200/3202 Name:______________________________ </p><p>UNIT 5: Secondary and Tertiary Activities</p><p>Read Pages 216 to 233 and answer the following questions:</p><p>1. Classify the following industries as labour or capital intensive, and as light or heavy industry</p><p>INDUSTRY LABOUR</p><p>INTENSIVE</p><p>CAPITAL</p><p>INTENSIVE</p><p>LIGHT</p><p>INDUSTRY</p><p>HEAVY</p><p>INDUSTRY</p><p>Building a water</p><p>turbine</p><p>Assembling a</p><p>television</p><p>Manufacturing</p><p>clothes</p><p>Shipbuilding</p><p>Read the case study Wrigley Gum p. 219-220 and list the components of this</p><p>manufacturing operation.</p><p>2. List at least five inputs for Wrigleys gum.</p><p>______________________________________________________________________________</p><p>______________________________________________________________________________</p><p>______________________________________________________________________________</p><p>______________________________________________________________________________</p><p>______________________________________________________________________________</p><p>3. List the steps of the manufacturing process at Wrigleys.</p><p>______________________________________________________________________________</p><p>______________________________________________________________________________</p><p>______________________________________________________________________________</p><p>______________________________________________________________________________</p><p>______________________________________________________________________________</p><p>4. What is the output from Wrigleys</p><p>______________________________________________________________________________</p><p>5. Is the chewing gum manufacturing labour intensive or capital intensive? Explain.</p><p>______________________________________________________________________________</p><p>______________________________________________________________________________</p><p>______________________________________________________________________________</p></li><li><p>6. What factors in its operation would be most difficult for Wrigleys to control?</p><p>______________________________________________________________________________</p><p>______________________________________________________________________________</p><p>______________________________________________________________________________</p><p>______________________________________________________________________________</p><p>______________________________________________________________________________</p><p>7. Does the manufacture of chewing gum involve conditioning, synthetic processing or analytic</p><p>processing? Explain why.</p><p>______________________________________________________________________________</p><p>______________________________________________________________________________</p><p>______________________________________________________________________________</p><p>______________________________________________________________________________</p><p>______________________________________________________________________________</p><p>8. What does the term value-added mean?</p><p>______________________________________________________________________________</p><p>______________________________________________________________________________</p><p>______________________________________________________________________________</p><p>9. What significance does high value added manufacturing have for a countrys economy? </p><p>Explain using trees as an example.</p><p>______________________________________________________________________________</p><p>______________________________________________________________________________</p><p>______________________________________________________________________________</p><p>______________________________________________________________________________</p><p>______________________________________________________________________________</p><p>10. The Newfoundland government has legislated that all raw materials harvested in</p><p>Newfoundland must be processed in some way before it leaves the province. Is this a good idea? </p><p>Explain.</p><p>______________________________________________________________________________</p><p>______________________________________________________________________________</p><p>______________________________________________________________________________</p><p>______________________________________________________________________________</p><p>______________________________________________________________________________</p><p>______________________________________________________________________________</p><p>______________________________________________________________________________</p><p>Read the Case Study Making Steel Worldwide on page 221.</p><p>11. Classify steel production as heavy or light industry. Explain your answer.</p><p>______________________________________________________________________________</p><p>______________________________________________________________________________</p><p>______________________________________________________________________________</p><p>______________________________________________________________________________</p><p>______________________________________________________________________________</p></li><li><p>12. What are the cost advantages of removing impurities from iron ore at the mine site rather</p><p>than shipping unprocessed ore to a steel mill?</p><p>______________________________________________________________________________</p><p>______________________________________________________________________________</p><p>______________________________________________________________________________</p><p>______________________________________________________________________________</p><p>______________________________________________________________________________</p><p>13. Think of two good reasons to justify the practice of recycled scrap metal in steel production?</p><p>______________________________________________________________________________</p><p>______________________________________________________________________________</p><p>______________________________________________________________________________</p><p>______________________________________________________________________________</p><p>14. Why would steel have a greater value at the end of stage 5 then at the end of stage 3?</p><p>______________________________________________________________________________</p><p>______________________________________________________________________________</p><p>______________________________________________________________________________</p><p>______________________________________________________________________________</p></li></ul>

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