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2. Viewpoints on population are split into 'Pessimistic' and 'Optimistic'. Which of the following supports the Optimistic approach?

  • Julian Simon , Esther Boserup and the development of food supply to keep up with demand eg GM crops
  • Paul Ehrlich, Club of Rome and the 'Neo- Malthusians'.
  • Charles Wainwright , Julian Simon , Paul Ehrlich and a 'population cap.'

3. The UK is gradually getting an 'ageing population'. This can bring advantages as-well as disadvantages such as ....

  • Housing occupied, part time jobs , local clubs / societies
  • Grey vote , grey pound (£320 million ) , wisdom , childcare
  • Pension changes, hip replacements, used hospital beds, treatment for age related illnesses eg Alzheimers

4. What is Birth rate?

  • Number of live births throughout total population per year
  • Number of live births per 1000 people per year
  • Number of live births per year

5. What stage of the DTM would China fall into?

  • Late expanding
  • High fluctuating
  • Low fluctuating


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