bio8 Exam 3 Review Fall 11

bio8 Exam 3 Review Fall 11 - Biology 8 Exam 3 Review:...

Info iconThis preview shows pages 1–2. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Biology 8 Exam 3 Review: Please note that this is only a general guide to the first exam. There are no guarantees that everything on the test is included on the following set of review questions. All material discussed in class and lab is fair and appropriate evaluation material. Chapter 12: Life History 1. What is life history? What sorts of factors pertain to life history? 2. How does offspring size vary with offspring number? Why? 3. What factors determine offspring/seed size in plants? 4. What is the relationship between growth form and seed size? Disturbance and seed size? Dispersal mode and seed size? 5. What factors make large seeds adaptive in plants? 6. What is reproductive investment? GSI? 7. How does reproductive investment vary with adult mortality (or survivorship) rates? 8. What are the differences between r-selected and K-selected species? What equation does ‘r’ and ‘K’ reference? 9. What is semelparity/iteroparity? 10.What are Grime’s life history classifications for plants? How do they correspond to stress and disturbance? 11.Which groups of animals show the greatest variation based on the above classification scheme? Chapter 13:
Background image of page 1

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
Image of page 2
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

This note was uploaded on 01/13/2012 for the course BIO 8 taught by Professor Prestongalusky during the Fall '11 term at Riverside Community College.

Page1 / 2

bio8 Exam 3 Review Fall 11 - Biology 8 Exam 3 Review:...

This preview shows document pages 1 - 2. Sign up to view the full document.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Ask a homework question - tutors are online