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Population Growth & Control in India Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. How do some people think that population growth could be good for the environment in the long run?

Question 2 2. What is one of the main concerns coming from the impacts of waste humans put back into the environment?

Question 3 3. Which of these is not a genuine theory about population growth?

Question 4 4. Which of the following is not one of the major ways we see human impacts on the environment?

Question 5 5. What is deforestation?

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Question 6 6. If we chart out birthrates by age, what general shape would the line take that represents a population with natural fertility?

Question 7 7. Which of these is not true about populations with controlled versus natural fertility?

Question 8 8. Which of these is not an example of controlled fertility?

Question 9 9. When we talk about fertility being affected by parity, what factor is influencing rates of childbirth?

Question 10 10. In a population that embraces natural fertility, what factors prevent fertility?

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Question 11 11. Which of the following is not a characteristic of poverty?

Question 12 12. How is a skewed age distribution in a population related to a high infant mortality rate?

Question 13 13. Which of the following is true about birth rates in lower-income countries?

Question 14 14. Rapid population growth in lower-income countries is a concern because it will increase the rate and likelihood of reaching the carrying capacity of humans. What could happen if the human population exceeds the carrying capacity?

Question 15 15.

In a 2010 project, Nigel aimed at looking into poverty across a particular country. He interviewed four persons, namely Richie, Barbara, Melanie, and Claude and obtained the following:

Richie, Melanie, Barbara, and Claude could afford to spend respectively a maximum of $0.75 per day, $300 per year, $100 per week and $100 per day.

Who among them was living in extreme poverty?

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Question 16 16. Country X is wealthier than country Y. Compare the ecological footprint of country X to that of country Y.

Question 17 17. Which of the following is FALSE about nonrenewable natural resources?

Question 18 18. Renewable natural resources are substances that can be replenished over a period of time. Which of the following is an example of a renewable natural resource?

Question 19 19. Natural resources include _____.

Question 20 20. As of 2011, the human population reached over _____.

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Question 21 21. About how many people live in India?

Question 22 22. Define 'brain drain' with respect to India.

Question 23 23. What is the majority religion in India?

Question 24 24. What is the name given to the stratified social structure in place in India?

Question 25 25. Which of these is NOT a language recognized in India?

Population Growth & Control in India Chapter Exam Instructions

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