5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Pull Factor
- Zero Population Growth
- Life Expectancy
- Isolated language
- a The average number of children a women will have throughout her childbearing years.
- b A language that is unrelated to any other languages and therefore not attached to any language family.
- c factor such as freedom or employment opportunities that attract a person to a country
- d The average number of years an individual can be expected to live, given current social, economic, and medical conditions. Life expectancy at birth is the average number of years a newborn infant can expect to live.
- e A decline of the total fertility rate to the point where the natural increase rate equals zero., when the birth rate equals the death rate
5 Multiple choice questions
- A practice, primarily during the eighteenth century, in which European ships transported slaves from Africa to Caribbean islands, molasses from the Caribbean to Europe, and trade goods from Europe to Africa.
- A small geographic area that could not successfully be organized into one or more stable states because it was inhabited by many ethnicities with complex, long-standing antagonisms toward each other.
- Also known as illegal immigrants; migrants who enter a country without proper documentation.
- movement in which people relocate in response to perceived opportunity; not forced.
- The system of writing used in China and other East Asian countries in which each symbol represents an idea or concept rather than a specific sound, as is the case with letters in English.
5 True/False questions
Vulgar Latin → A form of Latin used in daily conversation by ancient Romans, as opposed to the standard dialect, which was used for official documents.
Official language → The language adopted for use by the government for the conduct of business and publication of documents.
Medical Revolution → Change in technology, brought about by improvements in machinery and by use of steam power
Epidemiological Transition → distinctive causes of death in each stage of the demographic transition
Remote Sensing → The acquisition of data about Earth's surface from a satellite orbiting the planet or from another long-distance method