# Les 1 - Intro 2.1

Planning
• Population density
• Population distribution
• Population growth
• Time for homework
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This lesson contains 21 slides, with interactive quizzes and text slides.

Lesson duration is: 45 min

## Items in this lesson

Planning
• Population density
• Population distribution
• Population growth
• Time for homework

#### Slide 1 -Slide

Learning objectives 2.1
• You know where densely populated and sparsely populated regions are located in the world.
• You can calculate the population density of a country.
• You know how a population can grow

#### Slide 2 -Slide

Key words §2.1
Population distribution (Bevolkingsspreiding): The way in which people are distributed over an area
Population density (Bevolkingsdichtheid): The number of people in an area divided by the number of square kilometers
Life expectancy (levensverwachting): the average number of years that citizens of a country will live

#### Slide 3 -Slide

How many billion people are on earth?
5
5,5
6
6,5
7
7,5
8
8,5
9
10

#### Slide 4 -Poll

Population density
Population density (Bevolkingsdichtheid): The number of people in an area divided by the number of square kilometers

#### Slide 5 -Slide

So the Population density of the Netherlands is:
Number of people:
• 17800000
Area of the Netherlands in km2:
• 41.543 km2

17800000/41543= 428,47
PopulationDensity=SqKilometerOfGroundNumberOfPeople

#### Slide 6 -Slide

Russia:
143,4 million people
17.100.000 km2
PopulationDensity=SqKilometerOfGroundNumberOfPeople
A
400
B
8,5
C
14
D
2

#### Slide 7 -Quiz

World:
510.100.000 km2
Do you still know the number of people?
A
15,7
B
50,3
C
34,2
D
5,4

#### Slide 8 -Quiz

Population distribution
Population distribution (Bevolkingsspreiding): The way in which people are distributed over an area

#### Slide 9 -Slide

Storymap
Go to 'Earth at night'
Look at Europe.
Which part seems the least populated?
Which the most?

#### Slide 11 -Slide

Which area's are most populated

#### Slide 12 -Mind map

Which area's are least populated?

#### Slide 13 -Mind map

Look around the world. Are there any things you see that you did not expect when it comes to the distribution of population?

#### Slide 14 -Open question

Population growth

#### Slide 16 -Slide

Did you spot the mistake in the graph?

#### Slide 17 -Mind map

Which two factors contribute to the growth of a population?

#### Slide 18 -Open question

Which geographic dimension have we been talking about?

#### Slide 19 -Open question

Next Lesson
We'll discuss differences in population growth in countries

#### Slide 20 -Slide

Homework
Assignment 1, 2, 4 and 6 of §2.1