How does development impact vulnerability from a tropical storm?

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  • Name: How does development impact vulnerability from a tropical storm?
  • Code: G.4.9.TS.4
  • Specification Reference: 1.4
  • Keywords: GDP, MEDC, LEDC, social, economic, development, development indicators
  • Objectives: 1. To understand the key definitions to do with the economic development of a country  2. To understand the social and economic factors that make people more vulnerable to tropical storms  3. To understand the physical factors that make people vulnerable to a tropical storm 
  • Competency: To understand the key definitions to do with the economic development of a country
  • Proficiency: To understand the social and economic factors that make people more vulnerable to tropical storms
  • Mastery: To understand the physical factors that make people vulnerable to a tropical storm

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