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# nps1s10sol - Problem Set#1 BioS 101 Spring 2010 10 possible...

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Problem Set #1 BioS 101 Spring 2010 SOLUTIONS 10 possible points of credit Students must attach a sheet that includes the source URL or the steps taken (calculations, if appropriate) in arriving at the answer. Credit is based on the attached sheet. Put your final answer on this sheet in the place requested. 1. (1) Find the Family, scientific species name of the following common names: Remember to do the species capitalization properly. Family Species a. Creek chub Cyprinidae =Minnow Semotilus atromaculatus b. Marsh blazing star Aster (Asteraceae or Compositae), Liatris spicata 2. (1) Express the following ‘English’ values in kg, m, or °C a. 140 lbs __ 63.5 kg ___________ b. 6 feet 1 inch __ 73 inches/39.37inches/m = 1.85 m c. 39 °F __ 7*5/9 = 4 C ______________ 3. (1) Whole earth units. a. How many grams is one gigaton (referred to on p. 1235)? ___ 10 15 g__ b. Look up the area of Cook Co. IL and express answer in hectares. Land area =2450 km2 = 245,000 ha or 245*10 3 ha 4. (1) Calculate the mean and variance of the following mark-recapture estimates of

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## This note was uploaded on 04/11/2010 for the course BIOS 101 taught by Professor Molumby during the Spring '08 term at Ill. Chicago.

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