How diverse is UK society?

In this lesson, we will explore how and why the UK is so diverse, looking at the benefits and challenges of living in a diverse society. This lesson will also introduce the effects of immigration and its impact.

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Quiz:

Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.In what way does the composition of the UK population change?

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Q2.Why does the UK have an ageing population?

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Q3.What might be a negative impact of an ageing population?

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Q4.What is the percentage of the Black African/ Caribbean British community in the UK?

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Q5.What has been the positive impact of ethnic and religious changes in the UK?

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Q6.What is the impact of a changing UK population?

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Quiz:

Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.In what way does the composition of the UK population change?

1/6

Q2.Why does the UK have an ageing population?

2/6

Q3.What might be a negative impact of an ageing population?

3/6

Q4.What is the percentage of the Black African/ Caribbean British community in the UK?

4/6

Q5.What has been the positive impact of ethnic and religious changes in the UK?

5/6

Q6.What is the impact of a changing UK population?

6/6

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Quiz:

How diverse is UK society?

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Q1.What does diversity mean?

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Q2.True or false, Britain developed into a diverse society due to emigration?

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Q3.What are some of the benefits of diversity in the UK?

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Q4.What are some of the challenges of diversity?

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Q5.What has been the benefit of immigration?

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This quiz includes images that don't have any alt text - please contact your teacher who should be able to help you with an audio description.

Quiz:

How diverse is UK society?

Assess what you learnt in your lesson today by completing the quiz below. Don't forget to click 'get your score' at the end. Good luck!

Q1.What does diversity mean?

1/5

Q2.True or false, Britain developed into a diverse society due to emigration?

2/5

Q3.What are some of the benefits of diversity in the UK?

3/5

Q4.What are some of the challenges of diversity?

4/5

Q5.What has been the benefit of immigration?

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Lesson summary: How diverse is UK society?

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