AP Human Geography : Access to Healthcare, Education, & Sanitation

Study concepts, example questions & explanations for AP Human Geography

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Example Questions

Example Question #21 : Industrialization & Economic Development

How is malaria spread?

Possible Answers:

Mosquitos

Fleas

Dogs

Humans

Air

Correct answer:

Mosquitos

Explanation:

Malaria is spread by mosquitos that contain the malaria virus in their saliva. In 2013, there were an estimated 198 million cases of malaria, resulting in over 500,000 deaths (mostly children in the African region).

Example Question #1 : Access To Healthcare, Education, & Sanitation

In the U.S., how much solid waste does each person (on average) produce daily?

Possible Answers:

8 pounds

4 pounds

1 pound

10 pounds

12 pounds

Correct answer:

4 pounds

Explanation:

The average person in the U.S. will produce about 4 pounds of solid waste per day.

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