Type:

Video

Description:

In this video Paul Andersen explains how population ecology studies the density, distribution, size, sex ration, and age structure of populations. Intrinsic growth rate and exponential growth calculations are included along with a discussion of logistic growth. K-selected and r-selected species are explained along with survivorship curves.

Subjects:

  • Science > Ecology
  • Science > General
  • Science > General Science
  • Science > Life Sciences
  • Science > Natural History

Education Levels:

  • Grade 9
  • Grade 10
  • Grade 11
  • Grade 12

Keywords:

density, population, age structure, sex ratio, immigration, births, emigration, death, density dependent, density independent

Language:

English

Access Privileges:

Public - Available to anyone

License Deed:

Creative Commons Attribution Non-Commercial
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3
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This resource was reviewed using the Curriki Review rubric and received an overall Curriki Review System rating of 3, as of 2016-11-30.

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Standards Alignment: 3
Subject Matter: 3
Deeper Learning: 3

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