What is the population explosion?

This lesson covers how the global population is changing, the differences between the population increase in developed and developing countries and how to calculate the percentage increases in population.

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Q1.What does the term 'population density' refer to?

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Q2.If a place is densely populated it has...

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Q3.Southeast Asia is densely populated

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Q4.Which of the following are human factors that affect population density? Select two responses.

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Q5.Which of the following are physical factors that affect population density? Select three responses.

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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.What does the term 'population density' refer to?

1/5

Q2.If a place is densely populated it has...

2/5

Q3.Southeast Asia is densely populated

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Q4.Which of the following are human factors that affect population density? Select two responses.

Select two (2) boxes

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Q5.Which of the following are physical factors that affect population density? Select three responses.

Select three (3) boxes

5/5

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Lesson 2 - What is the population explosion?

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Q1.The population explosion is...

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Q2.A natural increase occurs when the...

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Q3.Population density is...

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Q4.The population is increasing rapidly in many...

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Q5.In the future, the rate of population increase in developing countries will...

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Lesson 2 - What is the population explosion?

Don’t worry if you get a question wrong! Forgetting is an important step in learning. We will recap next lesson.

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

Q1.The population explosion is...

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Q2.A natural increase occurs when the...

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Q3.Population density is...

3/5

Q4.The population is increasing rapidly in many...

4/5

Q5.In the future, the rate of population increase in developing countries will...

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Lesson summary: What is the population explosion?

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