# Population (Topic 1 Edited)

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• 1.

### What is population?

• A.

Number of animal living in an area

• B.

Number of dying people

• C.

The people is living in a place

C. The people is living in a place
Explanation
The correct answer is "the people is living in a place". Population refers to the total number of individuals, specifically people, living in a particular area or place. It does not refer to the number of animals or dying people, as mentioned in the other options.

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• 2.

### What are the causes to low birth rate?

• A.

There are more educated women in the world

• B.

There are lesser educated women in the world

• C.

More working people has to work to a later hour

A. There are more educated women in the world
Explanation
The correct answer is that there are more educated women in the world. This could be a cause for low birth rates because educated women tend to prioritize their careers and delay starting a family. They may also have access to better family planning methods and choose to have fewer children. Additionally, education often leads to increased awareness about the financial and emotional responsibilities of raising children, which may deter couples from having larger families.

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• 3.

### Why are there more aging population in Singapore?

• A.

More babies are born

• B.

There are more old people dying

• C.

There are lesser babies born

C. There are lesser babies born
Explanation
The correct answer is "There are lesser babies born." This implies that the number of births in Singapore is decreasing, leading to a smaller younger population and a larger aging population. This could be due to various factors such as a decline in fertility rates, changing societal norms, or economic factors that discourage couples from having children.

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• 4.

### What is a aging population?

• A.

It is the total number of people in a country

• B.

All of the above

• C.

It is the number of people living in a country

• D.

This refers to a resident population ageing over time, as distinct from other demographic processes such as births, deaths and migration.

D. This refers to a resident population ageing over time, as distinct from other demographic processes such as births, deaths and migration.
Explanation
An aging population refers to a resident population that is getting older over time, separate from other demographic factors like births, deaths, and migration. It does not refer to the total number of people in a country or the number of people living in a country.

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• 5.

### Causes of aging population?

• A.

It is cause by Low Birth rate

• B.

It is cause by high population growth rate

• C.

All of the above