Megacities

This lesson looks at megacities and where they're located. We consider their importance to our rapidly growing global population.

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Q1.The percentage of people living in urban areas is...

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Q2.Natural increase occurs when...

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Q3.Which is the pull factor?

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Q4.Access to health care is poor. Is this a....

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Q5.The UK has a birth rate of 11 per 1000 people per year and a death rate of 9 per 1000 people per year. They are experiencing...

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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!

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

Q1.The percentage of people living in urban areas is...

1/5

Q2.Natural increase occurs when...

2/5

Q3.Which is the pull factor?

3/5

Q4.Access to health care is poor. Is this a....

4/5

Q5.The UK has a birth rate of 11 per 1000 people per year and a death rate of 9 per 1000 people per year. They are experiencing...

5/5

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Megacities - quiz.

Today we've looked at megacities and where they are located. Let's check how much you have learnt.

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Q1.Megacities tend to have a minimum population of...

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Q2.The continent that has the most megacities is...

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Q3.The number of megacities has...

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Q4.There are more megacities in...

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Q5.Which is NOT a reason why there are many megacities in developing countries?

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Megacities - quiz.

Today we've looked at megacities and where they are located. Let's check how much you have learnt.

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

Q1.Megacities tend to have a minimum population of...

1/5

Q2.The continent that has the most megacities is...

2/5

Q3.The number of megacities has...

3/5

Q4.There are more megacities in...

4/5

Q5.Which is NOT a reason why there are many megacities in developing countries?

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Lesson summary: Megacities

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This was the final lesson in the unit Understanding global urbanisation.

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