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The Question of Food

Are the following statements true or false?

1. Hunger is a crucial problem in our world.
2. A Jordanian family spends 60% of its income on food.
3. As most poor people spend a large percentage of their income on food, they are vulnerable to rising food prices.
4. Biofuels help lowering food prices.
5. Poor harvests due to poor weather and climate change give higher prices.

6. Oil prices influence the prices of food.
7. Living in absolute poverty means that you live on less than $ 10 a day.

8. About 1 billion people live in absolute poverty.

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