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Sociology Study Set 1

Sociology

Quiz 16 :

Environment Population and Social Change

Quiz 16 :

Environment Population and Social Change

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Using data from the 2010 Census, the current population of the United States is estimated to be about _____ million.
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When Bobby and Gail study the local population, the number of people per square mile is .
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D

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The 1924 National Origins Quota law encouraged immigration from and discouraged immigration from .
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A

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According to Malthusian theory, population growth tends to be .
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By mid-century, it is estimated that the U.S. population will be:
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The U.S. emits percent of global carbon.
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Which of the following is not a condition under which revolutions are likely to occur?
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A large portion of the pollutants released into the air in the U.S. come from
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The 2010 Census allowed individuals to self-select their race. Approximately percent of Americans identified themselves as "mixed race" in 2010.
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In the United States, the sex ratio is , which indicates .
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Mary's parents are part of a larger elderly population than her grandparents. This is an example of .
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Sociologists who are interested in understanding the conditions behind the overthrow of a state and the resulting large-scale consequences study .
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The placing of dumps near minority communities reflects .
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now exceeds the United States in the release of carbon-based emissions.
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A college class is studying the impact of bottled water on the environment. Which of the following is true about plastic water bottles?
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The U.S. consumes approximately of the world's energy, but is home to only 5% of the world's population.
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Malthus reasoned that the only checks on population growth were:
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A cohort consists of
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The is defined as the number of births each year for every 1000 people in the population.
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Which of the following groups are indigenous to what is now the US?
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