Flashcards - Population Change in Biology

Flashcards - Population Change in Biology
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population density
Population density is a measurement of population per unit area or unit volume; it is a quantity of type number density
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birth rate
The birth rate is the total number of live births per 1,000 of a population in a year
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birth rate
The birth rate is the total number of live births per 1,000 of a population in a year
population density
Population density is a measurement of population per unit area or unit volume; it is a quantity of type number density
density-independent factors
In population ecology, density-dependent processes occur when population growth rates are regulated by the density of a population
Parasitism
In biology/ecology, parasitism is a non-mutual symbiotic relationship between species, where one species, the parasite, benefits at the expense of the other, the host

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