Presentation on theme: "Population. Where would you rather live? Population There are more than 7 billion people living on the earth. This number has grown drastically since."— Presentation transcript:
Population rates The population is growing at different rates around the world Birth rate higher than death rate = increased growth Death rate higher than birth rate = decrease growth The growth rate overall has slowed
Internal migration From one region or state to another Rural to urban migration
Voluntary or forced Voluntary: free choice Forced: not your choice Slavery Refugees Redevelopment
Where to? Return migration: back to place of origin Up to 25% of all migrants Unsuccessful trip, or goal was met
Impact of Immigration Language Customs/Traditions Cultural Landscape
Quiz 1. Roughly how many people are on the earth? 2. How did the Columbian Exchange lead to greater population growth? 3. Give 2 issues that can come from overpopulation? 4. Where do most people live in the World? 5. What is an immigrant? 6. Give 1 push factor and 1 pull factor. 7. What is internal migration?
Eligibility Requirements Have lived within the state of residence for at least 3 months. Continuous residence in the US for 5 years. Be able to read, write, and speak English Have knowledge of U.S. history and government Be a person of good moral character Pay the $680 application fee.
“Compare Notes” 5 minutes Pros – anyone who believed we should open the border get together and discuss. Decide as a group what 4 arguments you believe are best. Cons – anyone who believed we should close the border, get together and discuss. Decide as a group what 4 arguments you believe are best.
Share your knowledge 4 minutes Within your groups share the arguments you decided were the best. Write these 8 arguments in your notes