Population Biology: Definition & Example


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What two components define a population?

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1. Population biologists use many tools to study populations of animals. Which of the following would NOT be used by population biologists?

2. Which example is NOT true for what population biologists would study?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

What is population biology? See what you know about this type of biology and some examples of it by using the worksheet and quiz.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Take the quiz to check your comprehension of:

  • Components that define a population
  • Tools that population biologists would and would not use
  • What demography is
  • A biotic factor that population biologists would study in a given example
  • Examples of things studied by population biologists

Skills Practiced

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the lesson on population biology
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you have gained about what demography is
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about what population biologists study and what tools they use

Additional Learning

Gain more insight about these biologists using the lesson called Population Biology: Definition & Example. This lesson helps you:

  • Compare and contrast biotic and abiotic factors
  • Determine why population biology is important
  • Examine other tools utilized by population biologists