This activity provides students with a population pyramid for China and several questions about the graph. The handout also includes data and a blank graph for students to create their own population pyramid for Japan. The exercise concludes with several questions asking the student to compare the two graphs and draw conclusions.
The handout is three pages long and includes 12 questions for student response, a sample graph, a blank graph, and data for creating a population pyramid.
This assignment encourages students to compare geographical and population information about two Asian countries: China and Japan. It also provides the materials for students to create a population pyramid.