There are two types of migration, forced and voluntary. People migrate for many different reasons. Migration has positive and negative impacts on society.
Which of the following is NOT a cause of voluntary migration?
Safety from conflict
Access to health care
Access to good education
What negative effects can migration have on native populations?
Host countries are enriched by cultural diversity
Job vacancies and skills gaps can be filled
Cultural differences can lead to racial tensions
Which of the following is NOT a cause of forced migration?
Lack of jobs
Which of the following is a recent example of a forced migration?
Syria to Jordan
Turkey to Germany
Poland to Britain
Which of the following is NOT a negative effect of the forced migration of Rwandans to Tanzania?
Overgrazing by the cattle, sheep and goats brought by the refugees.
Water shortages, resulting from the sudden increase in demand.
Which of the following is NOT a reason for the increase in Syrian refugees?
The Syrian crisis has caused many refugees to flee for their lives
Many Syrians have been imprisoned for their political or religious beliefs
Syrians have moved for economic reasons
Which of the following is a positive consequence of migration from Mexico to the USA?
The Mexican countryside has a shortage of economically active people
Many men emigrate leaving a majority of women who have trouble finding life partners
Legal and illegal immigrants together send over $6 billion each year back to Mexico