Global Population Issues, Concerns & Politics


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1. Which of the following is true regarding population trends?

2. Which of the following was NOT a reason listed for population growth in developing countries?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Do you understand population trends? What do you know about population growth or decline in particular countries? If you want to pass this short quiz, make sure you can answer these and other questions related to global population issues and the politics surrounding them.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Challenge yourself with multiple-choice questions on the topics listed below:

  • Definitions of terms related to global population
  • Facts about population trends
  • Reasons for population growth in developing countries
  • Political efforts to curb rapid population growth
  • A developed country experiencing a population decline

Skills Practiced

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related lesson on global population issues
  • Defining key concepts - ensure that you can accurately define important population-related terms
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding population growth
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about countries with unique population policies

Additional Learning

Keep studying the corresponding lesson called Global Population Issues, Concerns & Politics to learn more. This lesson will help you achieve the following:

  • Recognize the disparity of resource consumption between populations in the developing and developed world
  • Define overpopulation
  • Understand the concept of the global replacement rate
  • Discuss how education can help combat overpopulation