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BI-114 BioConcepts for Teachers
5. Ecology, basics
5.1. Population Growth

based on Indiana's Academic Standards, Science,
as adopted by the Indiana State Board of Education, Nov 2000.

numbers refer to the age-appropriate grade-level for the content.


Review

Population Growth

population growth potential far exceeds actual populations

grades 4: to 6:

grades 6: to 8:

grades secondary: to college:

Yr n reproducing
pairs
0 2 1
1 6 3
2 18 9
3 54 27
4 162 81
5 486 243
6 1,458 729
7 4,374 2,187
8 13,122 6,561
9 39,366 19,683
10 118,098 59,049

Carrying Capacity

grade secondary: to college:

"Boom & Crash" cycles

grade secondary: to college:



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