Question

World Geography please check my answers?

1. Which of the following demographic characteristics distinguishes Europe's population from that of Asia?

(1 point)

More Europeans inhabit rural areas.

The European population is much younger.

Europeans are more concentrated in urban areas.

Europe has a larger population concentration than Asia.

2. Where is the largest population concentration in the Western Hemisphere?

(1 point)

in the interior of Mexico

along the Brazilian coast

on the northeast U.S. and southeast Canadian seaboards

in the southern half of California

3. In which of the following ways can a population grow?

(1 point)

migration

marriage

distribution

death

4. Which area is considered to be the most densely populated?

(1 point)

Singapore

Palestine

Monaco

Hong Kong

5. Which area of the world has experienced the greatest population growth over the past 10 years?

(1 point)

South America

Asia

Africa

Europe

6. What event was responsible for the first population explosion?

(1 point)

the Industrial Revolution

the invention of fire

the Agricultural Revolution

the development of cities

7. Which of the following characterizes a Stage 3 population? (1 point)

produces many offspring

lives in rural areas

experiences a sharp increase in crude death rate

consists primarily of urban dwellers

8. Which is the result of zero population growth? (1 point)

population stability

no natural increase

a rapid decline in human population

the elimination of high-density populations

9. Which statement is true regarding the distribution of population throughout the world? (1 point)

Three-fourths of the world population occupies half of the planet's surface because of the abundance of hospitable land.

Three-fourths of the world population occupies 5 percent of the planet's surface due to water and less hospitable land.

Three-fourths of the world population now occupies half of the planet's surface due to diminishing polar areas as a result of global warming.

Half of the world population occupies 5 percent of the planet's surface due to more advanced forms of transportation.

10. Natural increase can be best defined as (1 point)

population growth that occurs due to people's desire to migrate to more desirable locations.

population growth that occurs due to an increase in the birthrate.

population growth that occurs due to advances in the medical field, which will diminish fatal illnesses.

population growth that occurs due to favorable climatic and weather patterns in a region.

1-c

2-d

3-c

4-a

5-b

6) d

7) d

8) a

9) a

10) b

Answers

Europeans are more concentrated in urban areas.

You don't have a "D" choice but the others aren't right so I am assuming that is the right answer:)

distribution

Singapore

Asia

the development of cities

consists primarily of urban dwellers

population stability

Three-fourths of the world population occupies half of the planet's surface because of the abundance of hospitable land.

population growth that occurs due to an increase in the birthrate.

#1

Half of these are wrong. I got a 5/10. the right answers are:

1.a

2.c

3.a

4.c

5.b

6.a

7.d

8.a

9.b

10.b

#2

I just took this and I got 9/10.

1. C

2. C

3. A

4. C

5. B

6. A

7. D

8. A

9. B

10.B

#3