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Grade 6 English
4.11 The World Population

Directions: The following questions have been designed to test and improve your knowledge of the topic of world population. Answer these questions and verify your answers. Then, write an essay on whether you think the growing world population is beneficial or harmful.
Q 1: World population is expected to grow by 1 billion every
100 years
2 years
500 years
10 years

Q 2: According to the estimates published by the United States Census Bureau, the world population hit _____ on February 25th, 2006
6.5 billion
3 billion
950 million
5.1 trillion

Q 3: The Population Bomb (1968) by Paul R. Ehrlich predicted that "hundreds of millions of people will starve to death", due to lack of agricultural capacity. This prediction did not come true because of the ________ technologies developed by Dr Norman Borlaug and other scientists.
Population Control
Hunger Reduction
Green Revolution

Q 4: The following countries are experiencing population declines
US and Canada
Mexico and Argentina
Japan and Russia
India and China

Q 5: What is the approximate population of US in 2006?
300 million
600 million
90 million
1.5 billion

Q 6: In 2006, only two countries exceeded population of 1 billion. They are
Brazil and Russia
China and India
India and Australia
Russia and China

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