Demographics Quiz

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Demographics Quiz

A quiz over the Apex sections (Geography and World Cultures) 3. 1. 1, 3. 1. 2, 3. 1. 4, 3. 1. 5


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which rate will you find "By finding the number of births per 1,000 people per year"
    • A. 

      Birthrate

    • B. 

      Fertility Rate

    • C. 

      Death Rate

    • D. 

      Migration Rate

  • 2. 
    Which rate will you find "By finding the number of deaths per 1,000 people per year"
    • A. 

      Birthrate

    • B. 

      Fertility Rate

    • C. 

      Death Rate

    • D. 

      Migration Rate

  • 3. 
    Which rate will you find "By subtracting the number of emigrants from the number of immigrants per 1,000 people"
    • A. 

      Birthrate

    • B. 

      Fertility Rate

    • C. 

      Death Rate

    • D. 

      Migration Rate

  • 4. 
    Where do mapmakers get the information to make distribution maps?
    • A. 

      Satelites

    • B. 

      Different countries

    • C. 

      Census Data

    • D. 

      Friends

  • 5. 
    Which map shows "The location of speakers of various languages"?
    • A. 

      Religious Distribution

    • B. 

      Population Distribution

    • C. 

      Linguistic Distribution

    • D. 

      Political Distribution

  • 6. 
    Which type of map shows "The type of political system (Government) in each country of the world"?
    • A. 

      Political Distribution

    • B. 

      Linguistic Distribution

    • C. 

      Ethnic Distribution

    • D. 

      Population Distribution

  • 7. 
    A __________ is someone that LEAVES a country
    • A. 

      Emigrant

    • B. 

      Immigrant

  • 8. 
    A __________ is someone that COMES INTO a country
    • A. 

      Emigrant

    • B. 

      Immigrant

  • 9. 
    "A count of the population in a particular area" is also known as:
    • A. 

      Census

    • B. 

      Demography

    • C. 

      Cartography

    • D. 

      Population

  • 10. 
    The current population of the earth is:
    • A. 

      6 hundred +

    • B. 

      6 thousand +

    • C. 

      6 million +

    • D. 

      6 billion +

  • 11. 
    Which continent has the highest growth rate?
    • A. 

      Africa

    • B. 

      Asia

    • C. 

      Europe

    • D. 

      South America

  • 12. 
    Which continent has the largest population?
    • A. 

      North America

    • B. 

      Asia

    • C. 

      Africa

    • D. 

      Europe

  • 13. 
    What type of geographic feature do humans generally settle next to?
    • A. 

      Bodies of Water (Lakes, Rivers, Oceans)

    • B. 

      Mountains

    • C. 

      Forests

    • D. 

      Deserts

  • 14. 
    "URBAN" population refers to the people living in a:
    • A. 

      Country

    • B. 

      Island

    • C. 

      Rural area

    • D. 

      City

  • 15. 
    Reasons to LEAVE an area are known as:
    • A. 

      Push Factors

    • B. 

      Pull Factors

  • 16. 
    Reasons to GO TO an area are known as:
    • A. 

      Push Factors

    • B. 

      Pull Factors

  • 17. 
    Based on the chart above, which of the following is true about the changes in population?
    • A. 

      The population has not grown in over 300 years

    • B. 

      The world population reached its highest point in 1975

    • C. 

      The population has grown consistently over the past 200 years

    • D. 

      The population has been in decline since 1900

  • 18. 
    Based on the chart above, what is the correlation between income (wealth) and life expectancy (health)?
    • A. 

      There is no relationship between the two

    • B. 

      As income rises, health decreases

    • C. 

      As income increases, life expectancy gets higher

    • D. 

      Lower life expectancy leads to higher incomes

  • 19. 
    The study of human population is known as:
    • A. 

      Demography

    • B. 

      Geography

    • C. 

      Population Growth

    • D. 

      Cartography

  • 20. 
    Based on the chart above, in what STAGE did the Death Rate decline the most?
    • A. 

      Pre-Industrial

    • B. 

      Early-Industrial

    • C. 

      Industrialized

    • D. 

      Post-Industrial

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