Unformatted text preview: increase when no limits are placed on its rate of growth. 5. The size at which a population stabilizes in a particular place is defined as the _________ __________ for that species. 6. Life history adaptations of ____ selected populations are characterized by an early age of first reproduction and short maturation time and life span. 7. Species that have a delayed reproductive stage, are competing for limited resources and have smaller numbers of slowly maturing large offspring show ______ selected adaptations. 8. The statistical study of populations including sex ratio, age structure and predicting growth rates is called __________. 72...
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