Sa Population, Urbanization And Environment

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Urbanization Quizzes & Trivia

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  • 1. 
    The study of human population
  • 2. 
    The number of live births in a given year for every 1,000 people in a population
  • 3. 
    The incidence of death in a country's population
  • 4. 
    The number of deaths in a given year for every 1000 people in a population
  • 5. 
    The number of deaths among infants under one year of age for each 1000 live births in a given year
  • 6. 
    The average life span of a country's population
  • 7. 
    The movement of people into and out of a specific territory
  • 8. 
    The number of males for every 1000 females in a nation's population
  • 9. 
    A graphic representation of the age and sex of a population
  • 10. 
    A thesis that links population patterns to a society's level of technological development
  • 11. 
    The rate of reproduction that maintains the population at a steady level
  • 12. 
    The concentration of population into cities
  • 13. 
    A large city that socially and economically dominates an urban area
  • 14. 
    Urban areas beyond the political boundaries of a city
  • 15. 
    A vast urban region containing a number of cities and their surrounding suburds 
  • 16. 
    A type of social organization in which people are closely tied by kinship and tradition
  • 17. 
    The study of link between the physical and social dimensions of cities
  • 18. 
    The study of the interaction of living organisms and the natural environment
  • 19. 
    Earth's surface and atmosphere, including living organisms, air, water, soil, and other resources necessary to sustain life 
  • 20. 
    A system comprised of the interaction of all living organisms and their natural environment
  • 21. 
    Profound long term harm to the natural environment caused by humanity's focus on the short term material affluence
  • 22. 
    Regions of dense forestation, most of which circle the globe close to the equator 
  • 23. 
    A rise in Earth's average temperature due to an increasing concentration of carbon dioxide in the atmosphere
  • 24. 
    Patterns of development that exposes poor people, especially minorities, to the environment hazards
  • 25. 
    A way of life that meets the needs of the present generation without threatening the environmental legacy of future generations
  • 26. 
    A type of social organization in which people come together only on the basis of individual self-interest