Please note this week's assignment schedule:
Wednesday 9/17 - Population pyramids on Canada and Bolivia due at the beginning of class. In addition to completing the pyramids, please answer the following questions:
1. What is Canada’s dependency ratio?
2. Based on Canada’s population pyramid, what stage of the Demographic transition model do you believe Canada was in, in 2010?
3. What is Bolivia’s dependency ratio?
4. Based on Bolivia’s population pyramid, what stage of the Demographic transition model do you believe Bolivia was in, in 2010?
Thursday 9/18 - Please read through the following websites and think about the documentary we began in class today ("The World in Balance"). What are examples of policies that a country can use to control population?
Friday 9/18- ALL of Chapter 2 needs to be read before class begins (Cornell notes suggested). Over the weekend, please finish watching NOVA's "World in Balance- The People Paradox" (Part 1)