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Unformatted text preview: constant, not affected by density  ­ ­ transition matrix approach uses constant values, not affected by density 3. Any answer is OK with a logical explanation. 1 pt. for even trying. Page 1 PCB 3043  ­ ­ Fall 2010  ­ ­ First Exam Name_______________________________________ C. Let us get the life table out of the way. We follow a population for five years and find the following age structure in each year: age class year 0 ­0.99 1  ­ 1.99 2  ­ 2.99 3  ­ 3.99 4  ­ 4.99 total N 1 10 10 0 0 0 20 2 0 10 10 0 0 20 3 5 0 10 5 0 20 4 10 5 0 5 0 20 5 5 10 5 0 0 20 1. Use this information to complete the life table provided below: (basically x is 2 pts. , lx and mx are 3 pts. and lxmx is 2 pts). year x lx mx lxmx 1 2 3 4 5 0 1 2 3 4 1 1 1 0.5 0 0 0 0.5...
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