Population Density Around the World - Quiz & Worksheet


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Emily lives in a farming community where each family is separated by large, open fields. Which of the following terms BEST describes the population that Emily is a member of?

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1. Which of these areas would most likely be sparsely populated?

2. Which of the following terms denotes an area containing a large amount of people relative to its size?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Many factors coalesce to determine the concentration of people in certain areas of the world. The quiz and worksheet for this lesson will help you focus on specific concepts along with the reasons for the varying population densities in different regions of the Earth.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

These tools will test you on:

  • Particular regions of the globe and their population
  • Causes of sparse and dense populations
  • Concepts relating to human population density
  • Examples of the types of population concentrations

Skills Practiced

The quiz and worksheet will assess your skills of:

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related geography lesson
  • Distinguishing differences - compare and contrast topics from the lesson, such as sparsely and densely populated
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding specific areas of the planet

Additional Learning

To fully comprehend the material, spend some time reviewing the lesson titled Population Density Around the World. The lesson covers these objectives in detail:

  • Understand why certain areas are densely populated
  • Identify regions of the world and their corresponding population
  • Discover what factors prevent dense populations from forming
  • Understand why population density in an area may change