3.5 Population Trends Quiz*

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3. 5 - I CAN make predictions about population trends based on data.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Scientists predict population sizes by using:
    • A. 

      Survivorship, immigration rates, and life expectancy

    • B. 

      Life expectancy, age structure, and migration

    • C. 

      Age structure, survivorship, and fertility rate

  • 2. 
    Which of the following age structure diagrams shows a country experiencing rapid population growth?
    • A. 
    • B. 
    • C. 
  • 3. 
    Countries experiencing negative population growth are most likely to have:
    • A. 

      A greater percentage of children than adults

    • B. 

      The same percentage of children as adults

    • C. 

      A lower percentage of children than adults

  • 4. 
    In wealthy, developed countries like Japan, most people live to be very old. What type of survivorship curve does Japan have? 
    • A. 

      Type I

    • B. 

      Type II

    • C. 

      Type III

  • 5. 
    Which of the following is a TRUE statement based on the graph shown?
    • A. 

      Women in Niger have more children on average than women in the United States.

    • B. 

      The population of the United States is growing faster than the population of Niger.

    • C. 

      The world population is decreasing.

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