Ecology Practice Questions

Ecology Practice Questions - BSC2011 Ecology SI Practice...

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BSC2011 Ecology SI Practice Questions Please attempt the following questions to the best of you ability and bring them with you to an SI session, along with any questions you may have! 1. How does global climate change affect the biosphere? 2. Clarify Models of Succesion 3. Describe R vs K strategy. 4. Importance of Nitrogen cycle, Carbon cycle, and water cycle. 5. Difference between gross primary production and net primary production. 6. 7. What is a tropic cascade and difference between top down vs. bottom up control? 8. How much diversity is a consequence of things like competition and speciation? 9. Describe the three types of survivorship curves. 10. Difference between iteroparity and semelparity? Survivorship curves can be classified into three general types: Type I: low death rates during early and middle life, then an increase among older age groups Type II: the death rate is constant over the organism’s life span
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