# Enviormental Science ( Human Population)

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### Enviormental Science ( Human Population)

I need to find the missing word. An icrease in population could result from increased birth rate, increased __________, or immigration. Increased birthrates and immigration account for an increase in population. Decreased death rates also account for an increase in population...

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What has been the general trend in human population growth? A.) The human population has decreased. b.) The human population has remained constant. C.) The human population has grown exponentially. d.) The human population has increased and then decreased significantly.

### enviormental science

in two or three well-developed paragraphs, summarize how the reproductive behavior of individuals can affect the growth rate of their population

### Science

What are some examples of enviormental factors that may affect how tall a person grows to be?

### human life

The human population of the world is over 6 billion. The increase of the human population P (in billions) can be approximated using the following formula: P = 0.073t + 6.08, where t is the number of years after the year 2000. Use the formula to predict how many years it will ...

### Science (Human Population Growth)

How have advances in medicine and technology affected population growth?

### sciece

compare and contrast deer population growth to human population growth in terms of a. predation and competition and b. speed of population response. I don't understand predation in terms of human population growth (can someone explain please)? I do not understand speed of ...

### Science

I'm doing a project on human population growth and the ecosystems. Does anyone know of any good websites that explain how china is affecting its ecosystems and why is chinas population growing so fast (technologically)?

### Science

A newspaper story on AIDS reports that an allele (R) confers complete resistance to HIV when homozygous and that 1% of the human population is resistant (RR). The story also states that 20% of the population carries one copy of the resistance allele (i.e., is heterozygous). Is...

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With the growing human population, many researchers argue that nuclear energy may be the only available option as to fuel the needs of out rapidly expanding population. How would you address this caveat to coal and other non-renewable resources?

### Global science

A population histogram that looks like a triangle ____. It also means A)the population is rapidly expanding. b) the population is stabilizing.C)a clumped population.d)The population is declining.

### Geography

Which is the result of zero population growth? population stability no natural increase*** a rapid decline in human population the elimination of high density populations

### Social Studies

Which is the result of zero population growth? a. population stability*** b. no natural increase c. a rapid decline in human population d. the elimination of high-density populations

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UGH! The human population of the world is over 6 billion. The increase of the human population P (in billions) can be approximated using the following formula: P = 0.073t + 6.08, where t is the number of years after the year 2000. Use the formula to predict how many years it ...

### Science

A particular ecosystem in Georgia can support a maximum population of 100 bluebirds which of the following would allow hundred 20 bluebirds to live together in this ecosystem? (a. Human activity disrupting the nesting out of a predator hawk) (B. Flooding that decreases the ...

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About __________% of the world's human population lives in the developing countries. a. 20 b. 40 c. 60 d. 80 e. 90

### Life science/ Biology

Describe how the human population growth issue has and will impact the ecosystem.

### Science

What are two instances in which technology has caused the growth rate of the human population to increase?

### science connexus

1.How is kudzu an environmental issue for Georgia A.kudzu can be easily removed B.kudzu can help other plants grow C.kudzu can be used to make medicine D.kudzu can destroy native forest habitats ***** 2.forest and fisheries are an example of A. abiotic factors B.energy factors...

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Human population and groups of people A. Demographics B. Community C. Population D. Norms

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Human population and groups of people A. Demographics B. Population C. Community D. Norms A?

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Human population and groups of people A. Demographics B. Community C. Population D. Norms I think it might be A?

### Science

A particular ecosystem in Georgia can support a maximum population of 100 blubirds. Which of the following would allow 120 bluebirds to live together in this ecosystem? -human activity disrupting the nesting habits of a preditor hawk -flooding that decrease the local insects ...

### environmental science

Explain the main point concerning exponential growth and whether it is good or bad. Compare exponential growth to a logistic growth curve and explain how these might apply to human population growth. What promotes exponential growth? What constrains population growth?

### science

What changes in diet would allow a growing human population to be supported without any further increase in farmland? Explain your answer. help me please :(

### BIO 100

Write a 200-300 word response addressing the following points: What is the current estimate of the worldwide human population at this moment? Describe how this number is changing moment-to-moment, day-to-day, and from one year to the next. Describe how the human population ...

### Math

If the current population is 7,361,920,000 and grows at approximately 1.14% per year, what will the human population be this time next year?

### Math

If the current population is 7,361,920,000 and grows at approximately 1.14% per year, what will the human population be this time next year?

### population,poverty and human development(hiv/aids

"the larger a population,the higher the levels of poverty'.Do you agree with statement?justify your response.25marks

### Science

1. Kudzu, a nonnative species, was brought to Georgia for decorative purposes. It is a vine that grows quickly and covers anything in its path. It can also grow on trees and block the sunlight. How is kudzu an environmental issue for Georgia? Kudzu can easily be removed. Kudzu...

### human services agency

What is the population of hospice patients that human services attend

### Science

Why is the human population of the Earth still growing rapidly even though birth rates have begun to fall slightly? Due to better health and medical advancements, people are living longer.

### Science

This graph shows the changes in two populations of herbivores in a grassy field. In the y axis it says number of organisms in the x- axis it says Time In the graph A is decreasing , B is increasing, At first they were steady then slightly A decreased and B increased . A ...

### Science

Could you help me formulate a hypothesis that explains the changes in population of the yellow-headed blacbird. Factors that influence this change are; -Air and Water Quality -Climate Change -Human Activities But what could be the hypothesis. Thank you in Advance

### Environmental science

I know how environmental science branches off to various sciences- how does astronomy (to be specific, the discovery that Pluto's not a planet anymore) relates to environmental science? Thank you! Reclassifying Pluto as "not a planet" is NOT a discovery. It was an arbitrary ...

### Global science

The ajor reason for the dfamatic increase in human population during the last 100 years is ? a)increasing birthrates,B)decreasing birth rates,c)improved daycare for children,d) decreasing death rates

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Linear growth a. is characterized by a rapidly growing population. b. is demonstrated by the sequence 12, 13, 14, 15, 16. c. is illustrated by the numbers 2, 4, 8, 16, 32. d. is characterized by resource use and consumption. e. is characterized by a slowly decreasing ...

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Explain the four factors that produce changes in population size. Which factors are affecting the population size? What do you predict will happen to the nutria population after all the land is depleted of the nutrias’ food resource?

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The study of human population patterns is called _________________. Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum. Here is what the Online Dictionary says: Main Entry: de·mog·ra·phy Pronunciation: di-'mä-gr&-fE Function: noun Etymology: French dé...

### Environmental Science

Explain the four factors that produce changes in population size. Which factors are affecting the population size? What do you predict will happen to the nutria population after all the land is depleted of the nutrias’ food resource?

### Enviro Science

4. Which of the following is NOT a threat that impacts biodiversity? a. use of land for agriculture and housing b. dam construction c. overuse of water d. helping endangered species D 10. If exponential growth occurs in the population of a species of predator, the population ...

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h t t p: //tinypic . co m/r/309lnac/3 1. The population growth exhibited by population A to the right is what? Is is exponential? 2. Population B reaches its carry capacity at about what size? a. 0 b. 500 c. 1000 d. 1500 e. 2000 Is it 1500? 3. The plateau of population B is ...

### science (please check my answers)

h t t p: //tinypic . co m/r/309lnac/3 1. The population growth exhibited by population A to the right is what? Is is exponential? 2. Population B reaches its carry capacity at about what size? a. 0 b. 500 c. 1000 d. 1500 e. 2000 Is it 1500? 3. The plateau of population B is ...

### Science

Can you please tell me the effects of human activities on ecosystems. Example Human Activity and Consequences....

### Science

If the adverage weight of a human body is 75kg and given the mass of the earth is 5976 x 10^21kg, how many people will it take to exceed the weight of the earth? At the present growth of 1.14%, when will the present population of 6.8 x 10^9 grow to that number?

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What are the four factors that produce changes in population because of Nutria's? Which factors affect population size? What is the prediction of what will happen to the Nutria population after the land is depleted of the nutria;s food resource? PLEASE HELP.

### math

Suppose that the population of a town is described by P=0.16t^2=7.2t=100, where P is the population in thousands and t is the time in years, ( with t=o representing the year 2000). A. what will the population be in 2010? B. what was the population in 1995? C. when will the ...

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the carrying capacity for a population is estimated at 500. the population size is currently 400 and r max is 0.01. what is dN/df?

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If a population is not in genetic equilibrium, what must be occurring in the population

### Math

1. Cystic fibrosis (CF), a life-threatening lung disease, is caused from the inheritance of a recessive allele from both parents for the CFTR gene. In order for this disease to manifest itself, one needs to be homozygous recessive for this autosomal gene. According to the ...

### human service

identify three barriers to services, planning, funding, or empowerment in a selected aspect of human services. How does community development help address these barriers? I am attempting to do this paper on empowerment within the homeless population. I am stuck on finding ...

### Calculus

The population in certain country is growing at the rate of 7 % a year . If the population in the year 1995 was 190 million, (a)determine an exponential expression representing the population as a function of the year. (b) What will the population be in 2005 ? (c) What was the...

### Geography

How do landforms and climate affect the distribution of population? My answer: Landforms and climate affect this due to some lands being unsuitable for human habitation, which influences where people live, resulting in population distribution.

### Science 7R - The Human Body Prep Test

I have a test tommrrow on the The Human Body and I asked my science teacher if she can post a castle learning assignment about the Human Body (the day before the test she always post a caslte learning assignment for us to study and do well on the test the next day) and then ...

### environmental science

1. Checkpoint: Population Size • View the Ch. 7 Alien Invasion VLR located under the Week Four Materials section of your student Web page. • Post a 200- to 300-word response to the following: o Explain the four factors that produce changes in population size. o Which ...

### Philosophy

How does the human form and body distinguish human nature from that of other animals? How is this revealed in human eating, in the form of taste and omnivorousness? How does human omnivorousness imply that the human is possibly the best and the worst animal?

### World history; Check:P

Human Origins Essay Write a opinion paper on the most significant consequences of the Agricultural Revolution. One of the greatest consequence was that the population increased. The increase of population lead to the need of more clothing. People who were farmers moved to ...

### check geo

the european union requires its members to : A)limit and clean up enviornmental pollution B)pay high tariffs C)cease industrial production D)limit enviormental pollution my choice is d

### math

the population of a town is declining at a rate of 4.1% per year. the current population is 25000. 1)what will the population be in 7 years. 2) how long will it take the population to reach 15000?

### Science

Discuss the importance ofeach step in the scientific method: why do you think scienctists utilize this type of experimentation? the only thing I could come up with was finding ways to keeps us alive, how fast the human population is growing and the economic growth and ...

### Science

1. In the western U.S., ranchers aggressively killed wolves because they posed a threat to their cattle. As the wolf population declined, the deer population began increasing. As a result, the surrounding forest ecosystems experienced increasing damage. The large number of ...

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Overpopulating rabbits in Australia were finally controlled by a disease spread trough the population. A higher death rate was recorded in regions with large population than small population. The disease can be considered.... A. A density-dependent factor. B. A density-...

### ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE

1.4. The population of endangered Partula snails on a small island is currently 325. Conservation measures have been implemented and the population is growing exponentially at a rate of 0.83%. In what year is the snail population expected to reach the conservation goal of at ...

### Math

The population of a southern city follows the exponential law. If the population doubled in size over 13 months and the current population is 30,000 what will the population be in 5 years from now?

### Pleaaaaaase help with differential graph question

Suppose further that the population’s rate of change is governed by the differential equation dP/dt = f(P) where f (P) is the function graphed. For which values of the population P does the population increase? (b) For which values of the population P does the population ...

### 5th Grade math

Working Backwards: In the 1980's the Northen White Rhinoceros population decreased by 485 from what it was in the 1970s. By the 1990s the population increased 2 more than twice the population in the 1970s By the 2000s the population dropped 25 rhinoceroes to about 7 today what...

### Calculus

The rate of growth of a particular population is given by dP/dt=50t^2-100t^3/2 where P is the population size and t is the time in years. The initial population is 25,000. Find the population function. Estimate how many years it will take for the population to reach 50,000.

### human resources

Is the US better able to compete globally because of its diverse population

### Biology

How does the human population growth issue have and will impact the ecosystem?

### Social Studies

In what way is geography an integrative science? a. Geography is an integrative science because it examines Earth in both physical and human terms.*** b. Geography is an integrative science because it borrows from physical sciences such as chemistry, biology, meterology, and ...

### calculus

The population of a certain community is increasing at a rate directly proportional to the population at any time t. In the last yr, the population has doubled. How long will it take for the population to triple? Round the answer to the nearest hundredth, if necessary.

### math

Suppose that the population of a town is described by P=0.16t^2+7.2t+100, where P is the population in thousands and t is the time in years, ( with t=o representing the year 2000). A. what will the population be in 2010? B. what was the population in 1995? C. when will the ...

### 7th grade science

what are two ways a population may decrease in number? Explain the difference between direct and indirect observation in regard to determining population size. Please help!!! Thank you!!

### World Geography

1.Which of the following demographic characteristics distinguishes Europe's population from that of Asia? A.) More Europeans inhabit rural areas. B.) The European population is much younger. C.) Europeans are more concentration in urban areas. D.) Europe has a larger ...

### Statistics (39)

Suppose a random sample of size 40 is selected from a population with = 9. Find the value of the standard error of the mean in each of the following cases (use the finite population correction factor if appropriate). a. The population size is infinite (to 2 decimals). b. The ...

### Economics (39)

Suppose a random sample of size 40 is selected from a population with = 9. Find the value of the standard error of the mean in each of the following cases (use the finite population correction factor if appropriate). a. The population size is infinite (to 2 decimals). b. The ...

### Calculus

The CIA published data about foreign countries on its web page. In particular they show total population as well as population growth. If a student is looking at Russia, they will see that the total population of Russia is declining. When they look at the table that shows ...

### statistics

Suppose a random sample of size 50 is selected from a population with σ = 10. Find the value of the standard error of the mean in each of the following cases (use the finite population correction factor if appropriate). a. The population size is infinite (to 2 decimals). ...

### statistics

Suppose a random sample of size 50 is selected from a population with σ = 10. Find the value of the standard error of the mean in each of the following cases (use the finite population correction factor if appropriate). a. The population size is infinite (to 2 decimals). ...

### Algebra

At 8Am population of bacteria is 100,at 10Am population of bacteria is 200,At 12PM population of bacteria is 400,At 2PM population of bacteria is 800.If the pattern continues what will the bacteria population be at 6.00 pm

### Science

If India had a population of 1.05 billion in 2002 with a steady growth rate of .9%, when would its population reach 4.2 billion?

### calculus

The population of a culture of bacteria, P(t), where t is time in days, is growing at a rate that is proportional to the population itself and the growth rate is 0.3. The initial population is 40. (1) What is the population after 30 days? (2) How long does it take for the ...

### Criminal law

1. _________ refer to the notion that basic guarantees exist and that all people possess them simply by virtue of being human. Natural rights Hypothetical imperatives Moral duties is it A 2. Much of the reasoning in the social sciences is __________, which involves making ...

### Environmental Science

India’s prime minister puts you in charge of that nation’s population policy. India has a population growth rate of 1.6% per year, a TFR of 2.7, a 49% rate of contraceptive use, and a population that is 71% rural. What policy steps would you recommend, and why? What do ...

### Algebra

On Jan 1, 2010, Chessville has a population of 50,000 people. Chessville then enters a period of population growth. Its population increases 7% each year. On the same day, Checkersville has a population of 70,000 people. Checkersville starts to experience a population decline...

### biology

how is emigration and immigration not important factors when studying global human population growth?

### Philosophy

Moreover, how does Plato account for adding new living souls to the human population?

### Algebra

On Jan 1, 2010, Chessville has a population of 50,000 people. Chessville then enters a period of population growth. Its population increases 7% each year. On the same day, Checkersville has a population of 70,000 people. Checkersville starts to experience a population decline...

### science

suppose that a population of skunks lives on an isolated island is 500 skunks are present today and the birth rate is 65 per week and the death is 47 per week how many skunks to you predict will be on the island 105 days from now and what would a graph population versus time ...

### Science

suppose that a population of skunks lives on an isolated island is 500 skunks are present today and the birth rate is 65 per week and the death is 47 per week how many skunks to you predict will be on the island 105 days from now and what would a graph population versus time ...

### science

. In which regions of the world will most population growth occur during the twenty-first century? What conditions contribute to rapid population growth in these locations?

### Science

Have to answer these in a reflection. Help? How has science evolved over time? How is human ingenuity portrayed in sciences? In what ways have humans shaped science? In what ways has science shaped our lives? What would the world be like without science? In what way has ...

### Math/Precal

The size of a decreasing population is given by p(t)=P0(2)^-t/7 where p(t) represents the population as time, t, in years and p0 is the initial population what percent of the original population will be there after 10 years??

### Science

why is it important biodiversity? A. preservation of biodiversity prevents the extinction of species B. preservation of biodiversity increases the amount of fossil fuels formed in a shorter period of time. c. preservation of biodiversity disturbs the balance in ecosystems D. ...

### Math

The size of a decreasing population is given by p(t)=P0(2)^-t/7 where p(t) represents the population as time, t, in years and p0 is the initial population what percent of the original population will be there after 10 years??

### Alegebra I

I need help please!!! On January 1, 2010, Chessville has a population of 50,000 people. Chessville then enters a period of population growth. Its population increases 7% each year. On the same day, Checkersville had a population of 70,000 people. Checkersville starts to ...

### math

the population of a southern city follows the exponential law. If the population doubled in size over an 18 month period and the current population in 10000, what will be the population 2 years from now? the equation for the exponential equation is: A=ao e ^ -kt ao is the ...

### math

In 1980, the population of a certain country was about 161 000. since then the population has decreased about 1% per year. a. find an equation to model the population since 1980 b. estimate the population in 1990 c. suppose the current trend continues. predict the population ...

### science help

If water temperature changes in favor of greater oxygen levels how do the population of the fish and wading bird population change in response to the new oxygen over time? I would think the fish population would increase and so would the birds (because the fish increase) but I...