Higher Education

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Norton, Ninth Edition: Chapter 06

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Question 1:


a) it can mean some groups are civilized
b) it can mean that some groups are not civilized
c) it can refer to culture with agriculture and cities
d) it can refer to culture with food and labour surpluses
e) All of the above

Question 2:


a) world systems theory
b) colonialism
c) dependency theory
d) civilization theory
e) undernutrition

Question 3:


a) rapid urbanization
b) political stability
c) dependence
d) independence
e) None of the above

Question 4:


a) overpopulation
b) inadequate distribution of supplies
c) physical or human circumstances
d) All of the above
e) Both B and C

Question 5:


a) traditional society
b) conditions for pre-take off
c) conditions for take-off
d) drive to maturity
e) All of the above

Question 6:


a) asylum seekers
b) refugees
c) internally displaced persons
d) All of the above
e) None of the aboe

Question 7:


a) macroeconomic indicators, such as gross domestic product per capita
b) the human development index
c) history of colonialism and the state of dependency of a country
d) All of the above
e) None of the above

Question 8:


a) media attention
b) medical attention
c) more global food production
d) All of the above
e) None of the above

Question 9:


a) affects a proportion of the population comparable to AIDS
b) outbreaks can be predicted several months in advance
c) is concentrated in South East Asia
d) can be prevented through education
e) Both A and B

Question 10:


a) Kenya
b) Nigeria
c) Algeria
d) Botswana
e) Libya