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  1. Agricultural Density
  2. Population Explosion
  3. Industrial Revolution
  4. Demography
  5. Carrying capacity
  1. a The number of farmers per unit area of arable land.
  2. b A conjunction of major improvements in industrial technology that transformed the process of manufacturing goods and delivering them to market.
  3. c The rapid growth of the world's human population during the past century, attended by ever-shorter doubling times and accelerating rates of increase.
  4. d The scientific study of population characteristics .
  5. e The population beyond which a given environment cannot provide support without becoming significantly damaged.

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. The portion of the Earth's surface occupied by permanent human settlement.
  2. The total number of deaths in a year for every 1,000 people alive in the society.
  3. A program established by the Chinese government in 1979 to slow population growth in China.
  4. Structure of a population in terms of age, sex and other properties such as marital status and education.
  5. The tendency for a population to continue to grow long after replacement fertility has been achieved.

5 True/False questions

  1. Demographic TransitionThe process of change in a society's population from a condition of high CBR and CDR and low rate of natural increase to a condition of low CBR and CDR, low NIR and a higher total population.

          

  2. Epidemiologic TransitionThe process of change in a society's population from a condition of high CBR and CDR and low rate of natural increase to a condition of low CBR and CDR, low NIR and a higher total population.

          

  3. Child Mortality RateA figure that describes the number of children that die between the first and fifth years of their lives in a given population.

          

  4. Doubling TimeThe number of years needed to double a population.

          

  5. Anti-Natalist PoliciesGovernment regulations meant to expand population.