Economic Development - Stage VIII

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Economic Development - Stage VIII

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What does development mean?
  • 2. 
    What does the phrase "World is an unequal place" mean?
  • 3. 
    Why do many developed countries lay in the Northen Hemisphere; is some historical, cimatic or political reason involved behind?
  • 4. 
    Whic of the following are types of development; check the appropriate.
    • A. 

      More equal society

    • B. 

      More care for the environment

    • C. 

      Freedom from disease

    • D. 

      Getting more friends

    • E. 

      Measures to stop ruining the planet Earth

    • F. 

      Being healthy

    • G. 

      Supply of luxury items

  • 5. 
    A good student doesn't want to see following aspect developed for better education....
    • A. 

      Better learning environment

    • B. 

      Helpful teachers

    • C. 

      Better chances for leisure activities

    • D. 

      Better learning material

  • 6. 
    Which aspects of the following are the major causes for the countries to lack behind in development
    • A. 

      We are doing quite well because we have abundance of natural resources

    • B. 

      We have corrupt politicians

    • C. 

      We don't have access to safe drinking water

    • D. 

      We have no suitable climate

    • E. 

      Our more people die because of hunger

  • 7. 
    Enhanced and improved methods employed to grow crops affect negatively on the GDP?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    Ghana has following economic activities....
    • A. 

      Outdoor markets everywhere

    • B. 

      Selling cassava

    • C. 

      Tropical rainforest to discover

    • D. 

      Gold and diamonds mines

    • E. 

      Selling computers and high-tech items

  • 9. 
    A dam was built on river Volta (Ghana) in ________________ .
  • 10. 
    Most of the population in Ghana lives in urban areas?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 11. 
    Which of the following countries had taken over Ghana for a longer period of time?
    • A. 

      USA

    • B. 

      UK

    • C. 

      France

    • D. 

      Japan

  • 12. 
    About ________________ of 21 million people in Ghana live in great poverty.
    • A. 

      14 million

    • B. 

      10 million

    • C. 

      8 million

    • D. 

      12 million

  • 13. 
    LEDC stands for_________________________.
    • A. 

      Lower economically developed countries

    • B. 

      Least economically developed countries

    • C. 

      Less economically developed countries

  • 14. 
    Ghana is located on prime merdiain and equator simulatenously
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 15. 
    Lake Volta covers _______________ % of Ghana.
  • 16. 
    Ghana doesn't depict one of the following tradations and traits
    • A. 

      Warm welcome for visitors

    • B. 

      Traditional ceremonies and rituals

    • C. 

      Music, dancing and laughter

    • D. 

      Rich culture

    • E. 

      An urban society

  • 17. 
    Which of the following is not an index of measuring development in a country
    • A. 

      How long people can expect to live?

    • B. 

      What are the chances of children dying before the age of five?

    • C. 

      What percentage of people get better chances for leisure activities?

    • D. 

      Does everyone get enough for eating?

    • E. 

      Do they have access to clean drinking water?

  • 18. 
    ___________________________ is how long people expect to live?
  • 19. 
    ___________________ is the number of little kids die before the age of five.
  • 20. 
    "Do they have acces to medical help?" is directly related with.....
    • A. 

      Life expectancy

    • B. 

      GDP per capita

    • C. 

      Literacy rate

  • 21. 
    UK is having _______________ % of infant mortality.
  • 22. 
    Which of the following countries is having 87% of their population access to safe drinking water?
    • A. 

      India

    • B. 

      Brazil

    • C. 

      UK

    • D. 

      Ghana

  • 23. 
    If a country is having US $ 998000/annum earning from its products and US $ 878000/annum from the services;  while the growth rate of population is 9 % and the population at the the end of the year 2010 was 500,  the death rate is 2 %. what could be its GDP per capita at the end of year 2011 for that country?
    • A. 

      3807

    • B. 

      3608

    • C. 

      3906

    • D. 

      3507

  • 24. 
    Greater the life expectancy greater will be the development
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 25. 
    Greater the infant mortality rate lesser will be the development?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False