Facts About Population: Trivia Quiz!

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Facts About Population: Trivia Quiz!

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What is population density?
    • A. 

      A measure of how clever the population is.

    • B. 

      A measure of how crowded an area is.

    • C. 

      A measure of how heavy the population is

  • 2. 
    A place with few people is said to be:
    • A. 

      Densely populated

    • B. 

      Sparsely populated

    • C. 

      A human factor

  • 3. 
    Relief, climate, vegetation, are said to be:
    • A. 

      Physical factors

    • B. 

      Human factors

    • C. 

      Densely populated

  • 4. 
    When birth rate is higher than death rate the population will:
  • 5. 
    Which of the following describes a country in stage 2 of the DTM?
    • A. 

      High birth and death rates, low steady population

    • B. 

      Low birth and death rates, high steady population

    • C. 

      High birth rate, falling death rate, rapidly increasing population

  • 6. 
    Which stage of the DTM is the UK in?
    • A. 

      Stage 1

    • B. 

      Stage 2

    • C. 

      Stage 3

    • D. 

      Stage 4

    • E. 

      Stage 5

  • 7. 
    This means the average number of years a person can expect to live.
    • A. 

      Life expectancy

    • B. 

      Infant mortality

    • C. 

      Dependant population

    • D. 

      Death rate

  • 8. 
    _________ are people who rely on others of working age.
    • A. 

      Life expectancy

    • B. 

      Infant mortality

    • C. 

      Dependants

    • D. 

      Economically active

  • 9. 
    Which of the following is South Africa's most urban province?
    • A. 

      Limpopo

    • B. 

      Eastern Cape

    • C. 

      Gauteng

    • D. 

      Free State

  • 10. 
    Which is South Africa's most rural province?
    • A. 

      Limpopo

    • B. 

      Eastern Cape

    • C. 

      Gauteng

    • D. 

      Free State

  • 11. 
    What are the problems associated with circular migration?
    • A. 

      Money can be sent back home

    • B. 

      Reduced demand on limited food supplies

    • C. 

      Spread of AIDS and disease

  • 12. 
    What is the movement from rural to urban areas called?
    • A. 

      Urbanisation

    • B. 

      Counter-urbanisation

    • C. 

      Migration

  • 13. 
    Movement from urban to rural areas is called?
    • A. 

      Urbanisation

    • B. 

      Counter-urbanisation

    • C. 

      Migration

  • 14. 
    What are the main population issues in South Asia?
    • A. 

      High death rate

    • B. 

      High birth rate

    • C. 

      Infant mortality

  • 15. 
    How can the population issue in South Asia be solved?
    • A. 

      Education

    • B. 

      Empowerment of women

    • C. 

      improved health care

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 16. 
    What are the main issues in Sub Saharan Africa?
    • A. 

      Malaria

    • B. 

      High birth rate

    • C. 

      High death rate

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 17. 
    Which groups are most at risk from malaria?
    • A. 

      Men who work on the land

    • B. 

      Pregnant women and children

    • C. 

      Teenagers

    • D. 

      Eldery people

  • 18. 
    What is the most effective way to prevent malaria?
    • A. 

      Nets on beds

    • B. 

      Nuclear bomb

    • C. 

      Insecticides

    • D. 

      Drugs