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The Roman Empire faced all of the following economic problems during its decline except __________. A. high unemployment B. overspending C. interrupted trade D. the reduction of new resources

The correct answer is A) high unemployment.

The Roman Empire faced all of the following economic problems during its decline except high unemployment.

The Roman Empire decline was due to many reasons. Barbarian tribes invaded Roman territories. The last one was the invasion led by barbaric leader Odoacer, that deposed Emperor Romulus Augustus in 476. Another reason was the overspending in so many wars and trying to defend territories that were so far away from Rome. This caused a financial crisis in the Empire. One more factor was the government corruption that provoked political instability in the Empire.

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How did the decline of the Ottoman Empire help cause World War I? A. The Germans' refusal to ally themselves with the weakening Ottoman Empire upset the balance of power. B. The weakening Ottoman presence in Iraq allowed foreign agents to start rebellions in the area. C. The Ottomans' increasing dependence on English military power led to international tensions. D. The end of centralized Ottoman control in the Balkans led to growing instability in the region.

How did the decline of the Ottoman Empire help cause World War I? A. The Germans’ refusal to ally themselves with the weakening Ottoman Empire upset the balance of power. B. The weakening Ottoman presence in Iraq allowed foreign agents to start rebellions in the area. C. The Ottomans’ increasing dependence on English military power led to international tensions. D. The end of centralized Ottoman control in the Balkans led to growing instability in the region.

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A farmer who has grown corn for the past five years notices in the sixth year that his harvest is significantly smaller, despite an increase in labor on the farm. The following year, the harvest continues to decline. which of the following explanations most plausibly accounts for the reduction in corn yield?

A farmer who has grown corn for the past five years notices in the sixth year that his harvest is significantly smaller, despite an increase in labor on the farm. The following year, the harvest continues to decline. which of the following explanations most plausibly accounts for the reduction in corn yield?

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The Peasants’ Revolt provided a glimpse at how local governance could lead to __________. Which option correctly completes the sentence? a new form of government ruled by knights a society where power could be wrested from the nobility the decline of the power of the Church of England the elimination of the clan system

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If my memory serves me well, the Peasants’ Revolt provided a glimpse at how local governance could lead to a society where power could be wrested from the nobility. The Peasants’ Revolt is the most serious uprising in medieval England.  An army of peasants from Kent and Essex marched on London and captured the Tower of London.

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At its height in the third century CE, Axum civilization dominated trade in northeastern Africa and accumulated tremendous wealth. How did depletion of natural resources lead to the civilizations decline

At its height in the third century CE, Axum civilization dominated trade in northeastern Africa and accumulated tremendous wealth. How did depletion of natural resources lead to the civilizations decline

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Which caused the decline of ancient egypt's old kingdom

Which caused the decline of ancient egypt’s old kingdom

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What was a major effect of the 1918 influenza pandemic? A. The United States experienced a prolonged period of economic decline. B. Global stock prices skyrocketed as demand for medical supplies rose. C. Germany was forced to pay reparations to help the affected countries. D. Countries had a more difficult time rebuilding following World War I.

Karl Marx developed the economic theory of communism.

Further Explanation:

One of Karl Marx’s most famous contributions came in his book the Communist Manifesto. This book explained Mark’s views on government, the economy, and ultimately lead to the creation of communism as an idea.

A communism system is one that is economic and political in nature. In this system, the government would control the means of production, the distribution of goods and resources, and would overall have significant control over society. This system of communism is the opposite of the capitalist/democratic system used in America today. These two ideologies would clash during the mid 20th century in what is now known as the Cold War.

Marx’s ideas were based on his observations of the world around him. He felt that the mistreatment of labor by industry and private corporations would ultimately lead to an uprising by angry laborers all over the world.

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Grade Level: 7-12

Keywords: Karl Marx, Communism, Communist Manifesto

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What challenges must be addressed by regional urban areas? Select all that apply. housing shortages moves to rural areas pollution population decline provision of city services

Natural Forces Affecting the Driver:

1. While the car stops, the person continues moving the way that the car were moving and then hits the obstacle in the car or the person can be thrown out of the vehicle. If the person wears belt, he will stop moving with the vehicle and won’t hit the obstacle.

2. We count approximate kinetic energy using the formula K = v^2. So the vehicle which is moving at 30 mph will have four times less kinetic energy than vehicle which is moving at 60 mph. If they have the same road conditions, the breaking distance will be four times as great for the car moving twice as fast.

3. Kinetic energy depends on object’s mass and velocity and it has direct relationship with the stopping distance. The lesser mass of the vehicle = the lesser kinetic energy and lesser stopping distance. => If both vehicles have the same velocity, then small vehicle has lesser kinetic energy than large vehicle.

4. We know that kinetic energy has this relationship with velocity K = v^2. So the best way to prepare to enter sharp curves in the roadway is to lower the speed. The most appropriate speed is 20-30 mph, but it depends on road conditions and car’s breaks condition.

5. Car crashes can happen with everyone so the best way is to be prepared. First the driver should wear a seatbelt while he’s driving. He should check his tires and breaks condition regularly. And also it’s important to slow down the vehicle while entering sharp curves. Without following these rules, the driver can get catastrophic injuries in a car crash.

Signs, Signals, and Pavement Markings: 

1. It doesn’t matter where you go. All you need is to learn highway code. It’s very different to know the meanings of every road sign. Also, it’s necessary to check your car’s conditions and you should take some spare parts for your car in case of accidents. So wherever you go, it’s important to be prepared.

2. You should stop before crossing and take few minutes to make sure there is no train approaching. If there is no train approaching, you can pass a railroad crossing. If you see approaching train, you should wait until it will pass a railroad crossing.

3. You should stop before the lights and wait to check the traffic movement and signs. Make sure that everything is safe and pass the intersection. Don’t move fast to avoid accidents.

4. Flashing yellow light means that it’s not necessary to stop but you should to pay attention on the traffic movement. So it would be better to yield before the lights and make sure if it’s safe to move. After that you can cross the intersection.

5. The line change means that the lane changes and you can’t cross solid lines. Pay more attention on road marking because it shows how you should behave on the road or highway.

6. As you approach the next exit and  your passengers need to use the restroom and get some food, you should look for green signs which indicate food and rest stops. You should to slow down if you don’t want to skip the sign.

7. When you take the exit ramp off the expressway and merge onto the next road, you see yellow lines dividing the roadway which indicates that there is oncoming traffic and this is a two-way highway. 

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As the product life cycle curve approaches the decline state, a company can attempt to jumpstart the curve again by doing which of the following? find new users and new uses increase the size of their sales force increase the advertising budget increase free samples as incentives to buy none of the above

The Contribution Margin per unit (CM) can be calculated
from the difference of Selling Price per unit (SP) and Total Expenses per unit


First, let’s calculate the value of SP:

SP = Sales / Units sold

SP = $1,043,400 / 22,200 units sold

SP = $47


Second, calculate all expenses:

Direct materials per unit = $234,948 / 27,970 units
manufactured = $8.4

Direct labor per unit = $131,459 / 27,970 units
manufactured = $4.7

Variable manufacturing overhead per unit = $240,542 / 27,970
units manufactured = $8.6

Variable selling expenses per unit = $113,220 / 22,200
units sold = $5.1

TE = $26.8


Therefore the CM is:

CM = SP – TE

CM = $47 – $26.8

CM = $20.2 per unit

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The extent of the Byzantine territory at the height of its power significant people and beliefs associated with Islam the major beliefs and principles of Judaism, Christianity, and Islam causes, effects, and extent of Islamic military expansion through Central Asia, North Africa, and the Iberian Peninsula the relationship between Muslims and Hindus the causes, key events, and effects of the European response to Islamic expansion in the 7th century achievements, contributions, and key figures associated with the Islamic Golden Age key economic, political, and social developments in Islamic history causes and effects of the iconoclast controversy of the 8th and 9th centuries and the 11th century Great Schism between the churches key figures associated with the Byzantine Empire the connections between the Byzantine Empire and the Roman Empire the impact of Constantine’s establishment of the New Rome and his declaration of Christianity as legal the impact of the collapse of the Western Roman Empire on Europe contributions of the Byzantine Empire causes of the decline of the Byzantine Empire the rise of the Ottoman Turks

The Reformation actually started after Columbus’s landing in North America. 

Treaty of Tordesillas in 1494 was forced on Spain and Portugal by the Pope. The Pope basically said that all lands in the New World belonged to Spain and all new non-Christian lands in the Eastern Hemisphere belong to Portugal. No other Catholic countries can do anything in those areas without the approval of the owner. 

The pope basically drew two lines on the globe setting the border. The western line started at the north pole cut half way through Greenland and ended at the south pole. The new world was everything to the west. Problem is that it ran through a chunk of Brazil which is why Brazil is an ex-Portuguese colony. 

The Eastern line starts at the North Pole runs through siberia, through the pacific just west of Japan, and cuts Australia in half. Of course, Australia hadn’t been discovered yet. Everything to the the east of this line is the new world. 

Obviously, this treaty didn’t hold up well, but the reformation gave the protestant countries an excuse to explore the new world since they didn’t have to take orders from the Pope. Even so, France, a catholic country, ignored it too. 

Really, the only country that was effected by the reformation in the exploration of the Americas was England. All the other countries, changed their religion once and then went to war with the nearest catholic country. Sweden became Lutheran and stayed that way. The Dutch Republic became Calvinists and stayed that way. 

England kept switching. First it was Catholic. Then, Henry VIII made it protestant. Then, Henry’s daughter Mary I made it catholic again. Henry’s other daughter Elizabeth I (with the two hit movies) made it Protestant again. 

Years latter, Oliver Cromwell over through the monarchy, executed the King Charles I, and established a Protestant fundamentalist religious military dictatorship. He outlawed drinking,smoking, gambling, theater, dirty books, sports, prostitution, and anything generally fun. He would have made Saudi Arabia proud. Basically, all you could do is work, pray, and die. Sex was allowed for creating children, but you couldn’t enjoy it. 

When Cromwell died, the people of England said enough was enough and brought back the King. Charles II kicked out the fundamentalists and brought back drinking, smoking, gambling, dirty books, sports, prostitution, and having fun during sex. Incidentally, those were also all his hobbies. 

This brings us to the famous Pilgrims. They were part of Cromwell’s crowd. They kept agitating a return to the no-fun policy. They annoyed everybody. They weren’t persecuted for practicing their religion, they were persecuted because they kept trying to force their religion on everyone else. Sort of like Southern Baptists. 

Charles II was the most easy going monarch in British history. Do realize how annoying you have to be to get him to throw you out. 

Charles’s brother James II was obsessed with turning Great Britain catholic again. After four years of trying, they kicked him and his followers out. 

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Cuba is a command economy that suffered decline in economic growth because of a cut in support from the former soviet union when it collapsed. as a consequence, cuba:

1- The correct answer is B, as one result of the Great Society was that the lives of many underprivileged Americans improved.

The Great Society was a set of US national reform programs announced by President Lyndon B. Johnson for the first time in a speech at Ohio University on May 7, 1964 and more fully illustrated on May 22, 1964 at the University of Michigan. These reform programs were subsequently presented to the Congress of the United States and largely approved during the 1960s, thanks to the consent of its supporters of the Democratic Party.

Two main goals of social reforms were the elimination of poverty and racial injustice. During this period new large spending programs were launched in the fields of education, medical care, urban problems and transport. Johnson’s “Great Society” was linked, in its objectives and policies, to President Franklin Delano Roosevelt’s New Deal program.

Some proposals of the Great Society resumed initiatives contained in the New Frontier program, interrupted by the tragic death of President John F. Kennedy. Johnson’s success in promoting and endorsing his reforms depended on his considerable congressional political influence, his persuasion, and the favorable historical circumstances resulting from the 1964 presidential elections, which allowed the Democratic Party to dominate Congress and to elect the House of Representatives with the largest number of exponents of the liberal current since 1938.

The evolution of the Vietnam war and the massive involvement of the American military machine in the conflict, however, partly undermined the success of the “Great Society” program. Growing, huge expenditures for the continuation of the war made more difficult to finance the reform programs. Representatives of the Democratic Party against the war in Vietnam complained that military spending decisively stifled the Great Society program. On the whole, however, despite growing political and economic difficulties, which forced the administration to eliminate or reduce the financing of some projects, President Johnson managed to activate a series of programs of great importance, including Medicare, Medicaid, the Older Americans Act and the federal education funding, which are still active.

2- The correct answer is C, as the Immigration and Nationality Act of 1965 was necessary because the previous existing American immigration policies were discriminatory.

On October 3, 1965, President Lyndon B. Johnson signed the law into effect, saying: “The [old] system violates the basic principle of American democracy, the principle according to which the valuation and reward of each man should be established on the basis of his merits as a man. It has been anti-American in the highest sense, because it has been unfaithful to the faith that led thousands to these shores, even before we were a country. ”

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Hurry help me !!! Species are disappearing at an accelerating rate through human action, primarily habitat destruction but also pollution and the introduction of exotic species into residual natural environments. I have said that a fifth or more of the species of plants and animals could vanish or be doomed to early extinction by the year 2020 unless better efforts are made to save them. . . . As the last forests are felled in forest strongholds like the Philippines and Ecuador, the decline of species will accelerate even more. In the world as a whole, extinction rates are already hundreds or thousands of times higher than before the coming of man. They cannot be balanced by new evolution in any period of time that has meaning for the human race. What message does the author convey in this excerpt? Humans need to take action to end further destruction of the natural environment. In the coming years, humans will put forth stronger efforts to save plants and animals. The extinction of plant and animal species is problematic in the Philippines and Ecuador. In recent years, the extinction rate for many animal species has significantly increased.

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Correct answer is D. Comma or Period Inside Rule

A. Question mark or exclamation point inside: those are not really necessary.

B. Colon or semicolon: not, a semicolon would divide the whole sentence and it would be shorten; a colon would work but after requested, when there is already a comma.

C. Question mark or Exclamation Point Outside Rule: would not work, becase it is an very polite and affirmative sentence.

D: A comma or period inside rule: actually, just a comma would work. Please, Cooper’s dad requested, go… Cooper’s dad requested must be in between commas as it is a vocative.

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If the price of product X rises, then the resulting decline in the amount purchased will A) necessarily increase the consumer’s total utility from his total purchases. B) reduce the marginal utility of the last unit consumed of this good. C) increase the marginal utility of the last unit consumed of this good. D) increase the total utility from purchases of this good

a 2-for-1 split, investors usually receive an additional share for each one
he/she holds and the value of each share is halved. Before the split, the
investor held 400 shares of xyz common stock whose total value was $20,000.
This means that each stock was valued at $50 each. Therefore after the
2-for-1 split this investor now possessed 800 shares, with each share being
valued at $25 per share. If the investor sold 100 shares for $10,000 this
means that each share was valued at $100 in this transaction; a profit of $75
on each share or ($75*100) $7,500 in total. The number of shares this
investor remained with are 700 shares valued at $25 each. So even if he/she
decided to sell them at market value of $25 each, this would amount to a
total of $17,500. If you add $10,000 to this amount (for the 100 shares sold
at $100) this comes to a total of $27,500. This is still a profit considering
that the total value of the 400 shares before was $20,000

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Which of the following was a consequence of Bacon’s Rebellion? A.The rebellion brought about the rise of Governor Berkeley. B.The rebellion brought about a decline in race-based slavery. C.The rebellion brought about a decline in indentured servitude. D.The rebellion brought about the forced removal of American Indians.


The correct answer is A. As a result of the Embargo Act, British and French merchants suffered because they sold fewer goods.


The Embargo Act of 1807 sought to restrict foreign trade on the American coast. The act was passed by Congress during the second administration of President Thomas Jefferson.

It originated as a result of the Chesapeake-Leopard Affair involving the British warship Leopard and the American frigate Chesapeake, that was caused by a British ban on American commerce with France. The two European countries were at war (Napoleonic Wars), while the United States had remained neutral, but traded in secret with both sides.

According to Jefferson, the British violated the rights of Americans on the high seas and the embargo laws were passed in retaliation. These measures caused great damage to the American Economy, that of an export of $ 108 million in 1807, went to $ 22 million in 1808. The acts were repealed even at the end of the Jefferson administration. A modified version would come back with the restrictions during a brief period of 1813, in the administration of James Madison, that replaced Jefferson.

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Which of the following events did NOT contribute to the decline of feudalism and the end of the medieval period in europe? A) the great famine B) the battle of tours C) the black death D) the hundred years war


C. The Bush administration failed to grasp Iraqis’ religious differences and anti-Western feelings


The Iraq War, also known as the Second Gulf War or Operation Iraqi Freedom in the United States, Operation Telic in the United Kingdom and, in other areas, occupation of Iraq, was a conflict that began on Thursday, March 20, 2003 and ended on Sunday, December 18, 2011. After the war ended, a training operation for the Iraqi troops to fight the insurgency and terrorism was given. This operation became known as Operation New Dawn, which begins when the United States is organized by a multinational coalition, being composed of units of the armed forces of the United States itself, the United Kingdom and smaller contingents of Australia, Denmark, Poland, El Salvador, Spain, Italy, Dominican Republic, Nicaragua, Honduras and other countries.

The invasion led to the rapid defeat of Iraqi forces, the overthrow of President Saddam Hussein, his capture in December 2003 and his execution in December 2006. The US-led coalition in occupied Iraq sought to establish a new government democratic. However, shortly after the initial invasion, violence against coalition forces and between ethnic groups led to an asymmetric war with the Iraqi insurgency, civil war between Sunni and Iraqi Shiites, and the operations of Al-Qaeda. Qaeda in Iraq. Estimates of the number of people killed range from more than 150,000 to more than one million people, according to sources. The financial cost of the war has been estimated at more than 4.5 billion pounds (9 billion dollars) for the United Kingdom, and more than 845 billion dollars to the United States, with the total cost to the economy of the latter estimated at three to five trillion dollars. Some of the nations that made up the coalition began withdrawing their forces as a result of unfavorable public opinion and the progressive increase of Iraqi troops to take responsibility for security.

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Which country during Cold War is being described in the statement? PLEASE HELP “As in Germany, the capitalist portion of the country had an economic boom and rising standards of living, while the communist zone went through economic stagnation and decline.” a) Korea b) Thailand c) Phillipines d) Cambodia

Television being a vast wasteland means that
television is worthless and has no positive values. As
Newton said, “”You will
see a procession of game shows, formula comedies about totally unbelievable
families, blood and thunder, mayhem, violence, sadism, murder, western bad men,
western good men, private eyes, gangsters, more violence, and cartoons. And
endlessly commercials — many screaming, cajoling, and offending. And most of
all, boredom. True, you’ll see a few things you will enjoy. But they will be
very, very few.” With this,
I do agree with him since he speaks the reality of TV shows these days.

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PLZZ HELP FASSSSST 1. Which of the following eyects would you expect if red blood cells were shaped like neurons? (1 point) They would not be able to move as easily through capillaries. They would more easily carry out gas exchange in the alveoli. They would not need to be transported through the body. They would become more eyective at picking up urea discarded by body cells. 2. Which of the following is not a function of the skeletal system? (1 point) supports the body works with other body systems to allow movement manufactures new blood cells sends signals to the brain 3. Which of the following body systems are involved in the first line of defense of the immune system against infection? (1 point) integumentary, digestive, respiratory nervous, circulatory, skeletal muscular, endocrine, urinary urinary, skeletal, integumentary 4. Which of the following sets of structures would be involved in ridding the body of unwanted urea? (1 point) sensory neuron, interneuron, spinal cord alveoli, atrium, cilia capillary, nephron, ureter brain, esophagus, small intestine 5. An infectious disease is a disease that (1 point) is caught because the weather turns cold. is caused by pathogens. can be spread only by bacteria. cannot be cured. 6. Which of the following statements is true regarding infectious agents? (1 point) Infectious agents are all too small to be seen without a microscope, and none can be classified as living. All infectious agents are living because they are all classified as microorganisms. Of all the infectious agents, only viruses are considered living because they actively inject their DNA or RNA into host cells. Viruses cannot be treated with antibiotics because they are not living organisms. 7. Which discovery in the 1800s led to the development of germ theory? (1 point) Vaccines could prevent a disease. Antibiotics exist that can be given to counteract an infection. Infection rates decline when health care professionals wash their hands in between seeing patients. Some diseases, such as cancer, are caused by chemical factors. 8. Follow a carbon atom in a piece of bread eaten by a boy. Which of the following describes a path that this atom could take? (1 point) mouth esophagus stomach large intestine blood body cell mouth esophagus stomach small intestine blood body cell mouth large intestine esophagus stomach blood body cell mouth esophagus small intestine stomach blood body cell 9. Which of the following sets of structures is innervated by the somatic nervous system? (1 point) esophagus, stomach, small intestine atrium, ventricle, arteries biceps, triceps, quadriceps diaphragm, bladder, large intestine 10. Which of the following cell types would you expect to increase in number azer a person becomes infected with a pathogen? (1 point) sensory neurons white blood cells epidermal cells red blood cells

There are four variables which govern changes in population size.

A population gains individuals by birth and immigration and loses individuals by death and emigration.

Biotic Potential
Populations vary in their capacity to grow. The maximum rate at which a
population can increase when resources are unlimited and environmental
conditions are ideal is termed the population’s biotic potential. Each
species will have a different biotic potential due to variations in
the species’ reproductive span (how long an individual is capable of reproducing)
the frequency of reproduction (how often an individual can reproduce)
“litter size” (how many offspring are born each time)
survival rate (how many offspring survive to reproductive age)

There are always limits to population growth in nature. Populations
cannot grow exponentially indefinitely. Exploding populations always
reach a size limit imposed by the shortage of one or more factors such
as water, space, and nutrients or by adverse conditions such as disease,
drought and temperature extremes. The factors which act jointly to
limit a population’s growth are termed the environmental resistance. The interplay of biotic potential and density-dependent environmental resistance keeps a population in balance.
Carrying Capacity
For a given region, carrying capacity is the maximum number of
individuals of a given species that an area’s resources can sustain
indefinitely without significantly depleting or degrading those
resources. Determining the carrying capacities for most organisms is
fairly straightforward. For humans carrying capacity is much more
complicated. The definition is expanded to include not degrading our
cultural and social environments and not harming the physical
environment in ways that would adversely affect future generations.

For populations which grow exponentially, growth starts out slowly,
enters a rapid growth phase and then levels off when the carrying
capacity for that species has been reached. The size of the population
then fluctuates slightly above or below the carrying capacity.
Reproductive lag time may cause the population to overshoot the carrying
capacity temporarily. Reproductive lag time is the time required for
the birth rate to decline and the death rate to increase in response to
resource limits. In this scenario, the population will suffer a crash
or dieback to a lower level near the carrying capacity unless a large
number of individuals can emigrate to an area with more favorable
conditions. An area’s carrying capacity is not static. The carrying
capacity may be lowered by resource destruction and degradation during
an overshoot period or extended through technological and social

An example of dieback occurred in Ireland after a fungus infection
destroyed the potato crop in 1845. During this potato famine
approximately 1 million people died and 3 million people emigrated to
other countries. Increased food production due to improved agricultural
practices, control of many diseases by modern medicine and the use of
energy to make historically uninhabitable areas of Earth inhabitable are
examples of things which can extend carrying capacity. The question is
how long will we be able to keep increasing our population on a planet
with finite size and resources?