HW13
Q1 Which of the following statements concerning linear increase is INCORRECT?
a.
The graph is a straight line.
b.
Is also called an arithmetic increase.
c.
Values increase by a constant amount.
d.
Is illustrated by the sequence: 1, 3, 9 . . .
Q2 Which of the following statements concerning geometric increase is INCORRECT?
a.
The graph is Jshaped.
b.
Also called an exponential increase.
c.
Values increase by a constant multiple.
d.
Is illustrated by the sequence: 1, 4, 7 . . .
Q3 Which of the following statements concerning the population curve projected for humans
through the year 2100 is INCORRECT?
a.
The growth is unrestricted.
b.
The curve is sigmoid.
c.
The curve is described as being logistic.
d.
The rate of growth is expected to slow between now and 2100.
Q4 Which of the following statements concerning population projections is CORRECT?
a.
The world population projected for 2100 is a little over 7 billion.
b.
The increase in population in developed countries from 2000 to 2100 is much smaller
than that for developing countries.
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 Fall '08
 Bonk,J
 pH, World population

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