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Which of the following statements about the 1994 genocide in Rwanda is most accurate?
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Hutu extremists were responsible for killing over one million Tutsis
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The Rwandan genocide was indirectly a result of __________.
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post-colonial tensions between the Hutu and Tutsi ethnic groups
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How might a baby boom in Sweden create a financial burden for the government?
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It would necessitate new schools, classrooms, and resources for children.
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Which of the following statements is false, based on the chart above?
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The global population is about 80,000,000.
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According to demographic data, people with the lowest life expectancies in the world are disproportionately located in __________.
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africa
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Deaths resulting from breast cancer are more likely to occur in _________
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high income countries
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Between 2003 and 2007, the number of people infected with AIDS and the number of people who died of AIDS in Botswana _______
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decreased
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The AIDS/HIV health crisis in Botswana is __________
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more severe than AIDS/ HIV crisis in belgium
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Nations with high levels of income generally have _________
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higher life expectancies
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Nativism often brews ethnic or racial hatred and often promotes one race or ethnicity above others.
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true

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