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b) 15 c) 10 d) 0 Question 23 Thomas Malthus proposed a list of preventive and positive measures to control population growth. Which of these would Malthus call a positive check? Question options:
Question 24 _______ decimated the population of Europe in the thirteenth and fourteenth centuries. Question options:
Question 25 _______ is the global area with the highest rate of population growth.
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Question 26 Which type of historical information about a population would not be found in an age pyramid? Question options: a) Ethnicity b) Fertility c) Mortality d) Migration
Question 27 Which statement is true regarding global population growth trends? Question options:
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In transition theory, the main factor in the reduction of death rates is Question options:
Question 29 Infant mortality is defined as the percentage of infants who die within _______ months after birth in a given population per 1,000 live births per year. Question options: 1 3 6
Question 30 Demographically speaking, in the United States the rate of natural increase is currently below replacement. However, the population continues to grow due to net Question options: a) decrease. b) emigration.
c) birth rate. d) migration. Question 31 Which stage of transition theory is usually quite brief? Question options:
Question 32 Paul Ehrlich updated his early projections because his original ideas underestimated Question options:

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