Population Growth Model: Density Independent And Dependent Models

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Population Growth Quizzes & Trivia

The quiz covers both density-indepdentn and dependent models of population growth.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Compare and contrast the terms C and K. How are these two terms similar? How are they different? Be sure to define each term in your answer.
  • 2. 
    Evaluate the effectiveness of the density-dependent population growth model. Does it accurately model the growth behavior of species? If not, give two examples of when the density-dependent population growth model works well and its relation to other population models. 
  • 3. 
    Explain how R fits into both models (density-independent and dependent) and how it measures both reproductive success and the ability for a population to grow.
  • 4. 
    The expotnential population growth model is density-dependent.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    The rate of population growth decreases when r<0 or R<1. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

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