How is the UK population changing?

In this lesson, we will explore the changing UK population, in relation to its composition. This lesson will also explore the impact of a changing population on society.

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Quiz:

Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

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Q1.True or false, history, language, culture, tradition and region all contribute to a person's national identity?

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Q2.True or false, individuals may identify differently in relation to their UK identity? For example, someone may feel more Welsh rather than British.

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Q3.Which jurisdiction passed a law to enhance the status of their national language and give it equal importance to English?

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Q4.True or false, Scotland was once an independent nation?

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Q5.The Department for Education defined British values as the belief in:

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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.True or false, history, language, culture, tradition and region all contribute to a person's national identity?

1/5

Q2.True or false, individuals may identify differently in relation to their UK identity? For example, someone may feel more Welsh rather than British.

2/5

Q3.Which jurisdiction passed a law to enhance the status of their national language and give it equal importance to English?

3/5

Q4.True or false, Scotland was once an independent nation?

4/5

Q5.The Department for Education defined British values as the belief in:

5/5

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Quiz:

How is the UK population changing?

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.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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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 is the UK population changing?

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.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

Lesson summary: How is the UK population changing?

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