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Standard 6
Students will use geographic knowledge to connect to today's world.
Objective 2
Apply geographic concepts to interpret the present and plan for the future.

 
  • Population Growth and Urban Planning

    World population growth is a major global issue, particularly in large cities where populations increase exponentially. What are the results of rapid population growth in cities? What changes must occur to accommodate growing populations? What are the major causes and effects of this growth?


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