I - Name Chapter 33 Reading Guide Africa the Middle East...

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The Challenges of Independence1.Why were post-independence dreams of utopian societies unfulfilled?2.Why did rivalries emerge in newly independent nations?3.How is Bangladesh an example of this?4.What negative impact on these new nations has they conflicts caused?The Population Bomb5.The biggest barrier to economic breakthroughs was what?6.Identify how each of the three causes below contributed to population growth in Asia and Africa:Food CropsEnd to local warfareRailroad and steamship links7.Where has population growth leveled off? Where has population growth continued at high rates?8.Explain the negative impact the lack of industrialization has caused in newly independent areas.9.Why is there a resistance to birth control in many African and Asian countries?10.Prior to the 20th century, mothers could expect to lose how many of their children?11.What impact did this have on the desire to have as many children as possible?12.What other factors have contributed to the desire to produce as many offspring as possible?13.Why have efforts to promote family planning in these areas been largely unsuccessful?Parasitic Cities and Endangered Ecosystems

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