5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- crude birth rate
- The Petworth Emigration Committee
- subsistence agriculture
- a Farming for direct consumption of the producer
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- b (England -> Upper Canada)
An organized migration of people that occurred in the early part of the 19th century; a part of a wider set of colonial policies that sought to encourage settlement overseas.
- c The ratio of the number of live births in a single year for every thousand people in the population
- d The childbearing performance of individuals, couples, groups, or populations
- e Referring to the culture of agricultural communities and the type of tenure system that determines access to land and the kind of cultivation practices employed there
5 Multiple choice questions
- The idea that when Columbus discovered the Americas and initiated the impact of Europeans on the discovered land, there was a major global change occurring. Essentially, how the immigrants affected the ecosystems of the Americas.
- this farming process requires a considerable amount of human labour and fertilizer
- People who have fled their homelands because they have a well-founded fear of persecution on the grounds of race, religion, nationality, political belief, or social characteristic.
- (demographic transitions model)
steady decrease in birth rate, stable increase in overall population and very low death rate
- Money earned overseas and sent home to a different country to support remaining family members
5 True/False questions
crude death rate → The ratio of the number of live births in a single year for every thousand people in the population
social nature → The invention and re-invention of nature as a socially constructed concept. This concept highlights the fact that our understandings of nature are socially constructed.
food manufacturing → Adding value to agricultural products through a range of treatments such as canning, refining, packing, and packaging that occur off the farm and before the products reach the market
(this disrupts natural seasonal patterns)
demographic trap → The practice of assessing the location and composition of particular populations
net migration → A population movement caused by the degradation of land and essential natural resources as a result of climate change
- Floods, sea level rises, famine, drought, infestation