Ecological Research Methods: Observation, Modeling & Experimentation


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What is ecology?

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1. Which of the following is NOT one of the major research methods of ecology?

2. Why is ecology particularly relevant today?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

We'll primarily test you on concepts dealing with ecology, such as its definition, research methods, and importance.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

You'll be quizzed on:

  • What ecology is
  • Ecology's major research methods
  • The relevance of ecology
  • Survey types related to ecology
  • Benefits of field experiments in ecology

Skills Practiced

  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about the significance and function of ecology
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding ecological research
  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related ecological research methods lesson

Additional Learning

If you wish to learn a greater deal about this material, you can access our lesson by the name of Ecological Research Methods: Observation, Modeling & Experimentation. If you use this lesson, you'll learn about:

  • Humankind's relationship with ecology
  • Observation and types of surveys
  • Modeling and experimentation