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5 Matching Questions

  1. birth rate
  2. decomposers
  3. k-selected
  4. immigration
  5. logistic population growth
  1. a movement of individuals to a population
  2. b populations are well below size dictated by carrying capacity, and then they grow exponentially
  3. c organisms that reproduce later in life, fewer offspring, and heavily nurture offspring
  4. d live births per 1,000 members of the population each year
  5. e absorbs nutrients from nonliving organic matter (including waste!) and converts it into inorganic forms. ex: bacteria and fungi

5 Multiple Choice Questions

  1. managing forests for harvesting timber
  2. max population size that can be supported by available resources region
  3. fraction of solar energy reflected back into space
  4. # of children an average woman will bear during lifetime; based on analyzing data from past
  5. flat platforms on the hillside that creates level ground and reduces soil runoff from the slopes

5 True/False Questions

  1. r-selectedorganisms reproduce early in life and have high capacity for reproductive growth


  2. irruptive populationchaotic


  3. surface firesplantations that manage trees of the same age and harvested


  4. Law of Toleranceliving organisms will continue to live, and consume available materials until the supply of materials is exhausted.


  5. ecological footprintamount of Earth's surface that's necessary to supply and dispose waste from a population. I=PxAxT (pop.)(affluence)(technology)


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