Which of these best explains the Malthusian theory of population?

A. Increase in population cause hunger and death
B. The population increase faster than the food supply
C. The population grows at arithmetic progression while food production grows at a geometric progression
D. People could be sent to ‘No man’s land’ when the population increases
E. People should produce as many children as they could to because passion cannot be controlled

Correct Answer: Option B

B. The population increase faster than the food supply