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Congratulations!  
You are making an suburban neighborhood on large flat land!

Population: 33 people live in your neighborhood!  Write your population on your graphic organizer.  Because you are an suburban community, you can build houses for people to live in.  Each house is worth 3 people.



What jobs do you want the people in your neighborhood to have?


Tractor Supply
Companies that make tractors and farm equipment




What is it?
A tractor supply company builds and sells equipment and tools for farmers to use whether they are planting crops or caring for livestock.

What do you need?
If you want your community to have companies that make tractors and farm equipment you will need factories to build them and stores to sell them.


Oil refineries
Places that turn oil into gasoline



What is it?
An oil refinery takes oil (a natural resource) and transforms it into hundreds of useful products.Such as bottled gas, fuel for cars, raw material for chemicals and plastics.

What do you need?
If you want your community to have oil refineries, you will need factories.  Be careful not to build houses too close to your factories!  It can be smelly.

Malls with stores
Shopping center


What is it?
A mall is a large building or shopping center filled with different types of stores.

What do you need?
If you choose to have a mall you will need a lot of stores and places to eat.
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Nov 5, 2010, 3:48 PM
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