BILD 3 Lecture 13 Handout

# BILD 3 Lecture 13 Handout - How do you calculate the rate...

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BILD 3 Lecture 13 Handout What is the difference between density and dispersion? Density = Dispersion = What are 4 ways to measure density? 1) 2) 3) 4) How do you calculate population size using mark – recapture? N = What are 3 patterns of dispersion? What is a life table? An age-specific summary of the ____________ ___________ of a population Draw the 3 types of survivorship curves. Which one applies to humans? What is the difference between semelparity and iteroparity? semelparity = iteroparity = What are factors that favor semelparity? 1) 2) What are factors that favor iteroparity? 1) 2) Write the exponential growth equation.

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Unformatted text preview: How do you calculate the rate of increase r? The J- shaped curve refers to what kind of population growth? What about the S-shaped curve? What is the logistic growth equation? What is K? What are 4 types of density dependent predation? 1) 2) 3) 4) What are some life history traits of r-selected and K-selected organisms? r-selected 1) 2) 3) 4) 5) K-selected 1) 2) 3) 4) What are metapopulations? Give two examples mentioned in lecture. What is the Malthusian catastrophe? What are some causes of the human population explosion and avoidance of the Malthusian catastrophe? 1) 2) 3) 4)...
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