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identify and explain ,in paragraph form, 2 reasons why some geographers today believe Malthus' theory used to predict the future population issues?

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    so he believed that the earth can only support a certain number of people.

    the technological advances in fertilizers and other agricultural practices are used to produce far more food than in Malthus's time. At this time, distribution of the food is a far bigger problem than growing it.

    does it makes sense that even with technology, the natural resources of the earth can only sustain a certain number of people?

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    Yep. That's exactly what I said Thursday.

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    thank u

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    You're welcome.

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