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111.Which of the following statements best describes future trends in

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111.Which of the following statements best describes future trends in world population growth?

a.the world population is likely to grow at a rate of somewhere between 1 and 2 percent throughout this century

b.the world population is expected to decline during this century for the first time

c.a 1% annual growth in the population has very little real effect over the course of a century

d.the world’s population is likely to cease its rapid growth and level off somewhat below 10 billion

112.A controversial new immigration law designed to stem the tide of illegal immigration encourages police officers in which state to check the legal immigration status of anyone they have stopped for traffic violations or any other reason.

a.Texas

b.California

c.Arizona

d.New York

113.Not until 1800 did large scale urbanization become possible due to all of the following developments EXCEPT:

a.effective crime prevention

b.surplus food production

c.scientific approaches to medicine

d.effective water transportation and storage

114.Urban growth in the coming decades is expected to be concentrated in:

a.The southern U.S. states

b.Europe

c.Africa and Asia

d.Central and South America

115.As the world becomes increasingly urbanized, populations become more

a.isolated

b.impoverished

c.wealthy

d.interdependent

116.________________ refers to patterns of inequality and how they produce entire classes of people with differing opportunities to succeed in life.

a.Urbanization

b.Social stratification

c.Life expectancy

d.Strip development

117._________ is at the core of sociology

a.The study of social stratification

b.Studies of urban life

c.Disaster studies

d.Demographic studies

118.The fastest growing communities in the United States are:

a.inner city, redevelopment neighborhoods

b.suburbs

c.communities represented by private community associations

d.small, rural towns

 

 

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