About This Chapter
Population Growth & Control in India - Chapter Summary
While studying these lessons, you can heighten your understanding of population growth and control in India. By reviewing this chapter, you can obtain information about the impact of resource consumption on population size. These lessons can also help you understand different fertility environments. Upon completion, you should be ready to do the following:
- Explain how the growth of the human population impacts natural resources
- Discuss population growth, the environment, and environmental change
- Describe the influence of poverty on population growth rates
- Identify differences between natural and controlled fertility environments
- Recall how India handles population challenges
These lessons can help you quickly grasp the concepts covered. Vocabulary words are highlighted in bold for quick reference and review. A brief quiz is available to test your knowledge of each lesson, and the quizzes can be printed for use as a study tool.
1. Population Size: Impacts on Resource Consumption
What are the things you need to survive? Humans all need resources, and in this lesson, we will discuss how the growth of the human population is influencing the natural resources we rely on.
2. Population Growth, the Environment & Environmental Change
Human populations are growing at an incredible rate, and this could have serious impacts on the environment. Explore these impacts and test your understanding with a brief quiz.
3. Poverty, Carrying Capacity, Population Growth & Sustainability
Worldwide poverty is a large issue. In this lesson, we will explore how poverty influences population growth rates and how these things relate to carrying capacity and global sustainability.
4. Population Patterns in Natural vs. Controlled Fertility Environment
Different populations have different fertility rates, and one way to examine this is by studying the difference between natural and controlled fertility environments. Explore the differences in these populations in this lesson.
5. India's Population Trends, Challenges & Outlook
With well over one billion people, India faces problems unique to a country of its size, diversity, and history. This lesson looks out how the world's largest democracy handles these issues.
Earning College Credit
Did you know… We have over 200 college courses that prepare you to earn credit by exam that is accepted by over 1,500 colleges and universities. You can test out of the first two years of college and save thousands off your degree. Anyone can earn credit-by-exam regardless of age or education level.
To learn more, visit our Earning Credit Page
Transferring credit to the school of your choice
Not sure what college you want to attend yet? Study.com has thousands of articles about every imaginable degree, area of study and career path that can help you find the school that's right for you.
Other chapters within the ICSE Biology: Study Guide & Syllabus course
- Microscopes Basics & Techniques
- Cell Structure Overview
- The Cell Cycle, Mitosis & Meiosis
- Basic Genetics Concepts
- Plant & Animal Biotechnology
- The Five Kingdoms of Living Organisms
- Plant Absorption & Transpiration
- Plant Respiration & Gas Exchange
- Plant Photosynthesis Processes
- Structure & Function of Flowering Plants
- Plant Pollination & Fertilization
- Animal Tissue: Structure & Function
- Macromolecules in Nutrition
- Digestive System Structure & Function
- Skeletal System Overview
- Structure & Function of Skin
- Respiratory System Overview
- Circulatory System Structure & Function
- Excretory System Overview
- Basics of the Nervous System
- Endocrine System Overview
- Human Reproduction & Development Basics
- Health Promotion & Disease Prevention
- Pathogenic Diseases in India
- Biotic & Abiotic Factors
- Types & Impact of Pollution
- Waste Generation & Management
- ICSE Biology Flashcards