What strategies have been used to try and control population growth?

This lesson will consider how countries might attempt to reduce the risk of overpopulation by controlling population growth. We learn about some ways that places like Kerala in India or China have tried to do this in the past, and how effective this has been.

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

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Q1.Countries at stage 2 of the demographic transition model...

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Q2.'Economically active' describes the population that...

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Q3.If the birth rate is high, the base of the population pyramid will be...

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Q4.A developing country's population pyramid is more likely to have a...

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Q5.A developed country's population pyramid is more likely to have...

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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!

Q1.Countries at stage 2 of the demographic transition model...

1/5

Q2.'Economically active' describes the population that...

2/5

Q3.If the birth rate is high, the base of the population pyramid will be...

3/5

Q4.A developing country's population pyramid is more likely to have a...

4/5

Q5.A developed country's population pyramid is more likely to have...

5/5

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Lesson 7 - What strategies have been used to try and control population growth?

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Q1.Select the two countries below which have the largest populations...

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Q2.China adopted the one-child policy on a national level in...

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Q3.China's one-child policy did not reduce birth rate. True or False?

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Q4.In order to reduce the birth rate in Kerala the government... Select three answers

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Q5.One limitation of both China and Kerala's approaches to trying to manage population growth is...

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Lesson 7 - What strategies have been used to try and control population growth?

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

Q1.Select the two countries below which have the largest populations...

Select two (2) boxes

1/5

Q2.China adopted the one-child policy on a national level in...

2/5

Q3.China's one-child policy did not reduce birth rate. True or False?

3/5

Q4.In order to reduce the birth rate in Kerala the government... Select three answers

Select three (3) boxes

4/5

Q5.One limitation of both China and Kerala's approaches to trying to manage population growth is...

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