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It is a continent located in the Western hemisphere,mostly in the Southern hemisphere, with a relatively small portion in the Northern hemisphere. It is also a subcontinent of the Americas, which is the model used in Spanish-speaking countries and most of South America.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    What dependent territory has the lowest projected population of three thousand ?

    • A.

      Brazil

    • B.

      Colombia

    • C.

      Argentina

    • D.

      Falkland Islands

    Correct Answer
    D. Falkland Islands
    Explanation
    The Falkland Islands is a dependent territory with the lowest projected population of three thousand. This means that out of the given options, the Falkland Islands is expected to have the smallest population size.

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  • 2. 

    This country has an average absolute annual  population growth of about a quarter of a million people.

    • A.

      Chile

    • B.

      Ecuador

    • C.

      Bolivia

    • D.

      Uruguay

    Correct Answer
    B. Ecuador
    Explanation
    Ecuador is the correct answer because it has an average absolute annual population growth of about a quarter of a million people. This means that each year, the population of Ecuador increases by approximately 250,000 individuals.

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  • 3. 

    This country has a relatively annual population growth of 0.18 %.

    • A.

      Chile

    • B.

      Ecuador

    • C.

      Bolivia

    • D.

      Uruguay

    Correct Answer
    D. Uruguay
    Explanation
    Uruguay has a relatively annual population growth of 0.18%. This means that the population of Uruguay is increasing at a slow rate each year. This information suggests that the country has a stable and sustainable population growth, which could be attributed to factors such as effective healthcare, education, and social policies. Additionally, Uruguay's low population growth rate may also indicate a higher standard of living and a well-managed economy.

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  • 4. 

    This country has a projected thirty million people last July 2015.

    • A.

      Brazil

    • B.

      Colombia

    • C.

      Argentina

    • D.

      Venezuela

    Correct Answer
    D. Venezuela
    Explanation
    Venezuela is the correct answer because it had a projected thirty million people as of July 2015. This means that the estimated population of Venezuela at that time was around thirty million.

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  • 5. 

    Which country has an average annual population growth of more than half a million people?

    • A.

      Brazil

    • B.

      Colombia

    • C.

      Argentina

    • D.

      Venezuela

    Correct Answer
    B. Colombia
    Explanation
    Colombia is the correct answer because it has an average annual population growth of more than half a million people. This means that the population of Colombia is increasing by over 500,000 individuals every year on average.

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  • 6. 

    This country will double its population in 64 years.

    • A.

      Brazil

    • B.

      Colombia

    • C.

      Argentina

    • D.

      Venezuela

    Correct Answer
    C. Argentina
    Explanation
    Argentina is the correct answer because it is the only country among the given options that has a population growth rate that can potentially double its population in 64 years. This can be attributed to various factors such as high birth rates, low death rates, and net migration. Brazil, Colombia, and Venezuela may also have growing populations, but they are not expected to double in size within the given time frame.

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  • 7. 

    Which country assumes the 7.52% of the population?

    • A.

      Brazil

    • B.

      Colombia

    • C.

      Argentina

    • D.

      Peru

    Correct Answer
    D. Peru
    Explanation
    Peru assumes 7.52% of the population because the question is asking which country accounts for that specific percentage of the population.

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  • 8. 

    What country has the largest or biggest population?

    • A.

      Brazil

    • B.

      Colombia

    • C.

      Argentina

    • D.

      Peru

    Correct Answer
    A. Brazil
    Explanation
    Brazil has the largest population among the given options. With over 211 million people, Brazil is the most populous country in South America and the fifth most populous country in the world. It is known for its diverse culture, vibrant cities, and natural beauty.

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