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Within 100 Years the population of Japan will decline by ____.
50%
Within 100 years the population of Russia will decline by _____.
20%
The environment influences population size by affecting the ________ __________ used by the organisms.
Reproductive Strategies
The production of a large number of offspring by organisms in an environment with unstable resources is called __________.
R-selection
_____________ reproductive strategy is characterized by low reproductive rate.
K-selection
The growth in the world human population follows a path commonly observed in all living organisms called __________.
Exponential grow
In 1979, the chinese government introduced the ________ per family policy with the slogan "Late, long, and few."
one child
Unmarried youth in Japan are known as ________ _________.
Parasite Singles
In a country that has excellent healthcare and abundant resources the predicted reproductive strategy is ___________.
K-selection
By 2050 the Africian population will be _______ the size of Europe's.
Triple
_________ is the number one cause of dealth in sub-Suharan Africa.
AIDS
When faced with a high infant mortality rate a population will use the __________ reproductive strategy.
R-selection
The population of the world is preedicted to be _________in 2050
9-11 billion