Population Pyramids

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20 questions on Population Pyramids


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  • 1. 
    Over the past 50 years our population has 
    • A. 

      Increased

    • B. 

      Decreased

    • C. 

      Stayed the same

    • D. 

      Died

  • 2. 
    Is Australia becoming an older population? 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    Death rates have decreased due to 
    • A. 

      Fat people

    • B. 

      Better healthcare, diet and education

    • C. 

      No wars

    • D. 

      Less murders

  • 4. 
    The horizontal axis in a population pyramid shows the number of people 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    The horizontal axis in a popluation pyramid shows the percentage of people 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    To replace each generation, each woman needs to have. 
    • A. 

      9.4 babies

    • B. 

      2.1 babies

    • C. 

      6.7 babies

    • D. 

      2.9 babies

  • 7. 
    Australians have a life expectancy of about 81.3 years. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    What was the median age of Australia in 1982? 
    • A. 

      40.3

    • B. 

      11.8

    • C. 

      51.2

    • D. 

      36.4

  • 9. 
    Young age groups are shrinking 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    There are more men then women 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 11. 
    Australians are becoming an older population 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 12. 
    What is the name of the studying of human population 
    • A. 

      Demography

    • B. 

      Geography

    • C. 

      Cultural intergration

  • 13. 
    There is a lower birth rate now because of 
    • A. 

      Contraceptives and more females want a career

    • B. 

      Miscarages

    • C. 

      Death

  • 14. 
     Australia allows migrants to come to australia to boost the popluation
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 15. 
    Australia has one of the longest life expectancies in the world 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 16. 
    There are two main reasons for aging  populations
    • A. 

      Decling birth rates and death rates

    • B. 

      Increasing birth rates and death rates

  • 17. 
    Australia is a  
    • A. 

      Developed countrie

    • B. 

      Poor countrie

    • C. 

      Smart countrie

  • 18. 
    Developing counties usually have higher fertility rates than developed countries 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

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