6.20: Population Growth Patterns Difficulty Level: At Grade Created by: CK-12 Estimated4 minsto complete % Progress Practice Population Growth Patterns MEMORY METER This indicates how strong in your memory this concept is Practice Progress Estimated4 minsto complete % Estimated4 minsto complete % Practice Now MEMORY METER This indicates how strong in your memory this concept is Share Add to Library Turn In Read Practice Resources Details Loading... Notes/Highlights Having trouble? Report an issue. Color Highlighted Text Notes Show More Vocabulary Language: English ▼ English Spanish K-selected Species in which population growth is controlled by density-dependent factors and population size is generally at or near carrying capacity. r-selected Species in which population growth is rapid but death rates are high so population size is generally below the carrying capacity. density-dependent factor Factor important to survival of an organism that is influential when the population becomes too large and crowded. exponential growth Pattern of population growth in which a population starts out growing slowly but grows faster as population size increases. logistic growth Pattern of population growth in which growth slows and population size levels off as the population approaches the carrying capacity. Image Attributions Show Hide Details Description Covers different patterns of population growth. Learning Objectives None Related Materials Population Growth Patterns Difficulty Level: At Grade Authors: Douglas Wilkin, Ph.D. Jean Brainard, Ph.D. Tags: carrying capacity density-dependent factors exponential growth (2 more) logistic growth SCI.BIO.525.1.L.1 Subjects: science Biology Concept Nodes: SCI.BIO.525.1 (Population Growth Patterns) Grades: 9 , 10 Date Created: Feb 24, 2012 Last Modified: Aug 28, 2016 Vocabulary None Save or share your relevant files like activites, homework and worksheet.To add resources, you must be the owner of the Modality. Click Customize to make your own copy.