What does Nt define?

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Editor">Editor Staff asked 2 months ago

What does Nt define?
 
(a) The population diversity at time t
 
(b) The birth rate at time t
 
(c) The death rate at time t
 
(d) The population density at time t
 
I got this question during an interview.
 
The above asked question is from Population Growth in division Organisms and Populations of Biology – Class 12

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Editor">Editor Staff answered 2 months ago

Correct answer is (d) The population density at time t
 
To explain I would say: Nt defines the population density at time t. The death rate, birth rate, immigration, and emigration are the factors influencing population density.