What happens in the negative down acceleration phase?

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Editor">Editor Staff asked 2 months ago

What happens in the negative down acceleration phase?
 
(a) Grows at a faster rate
 
(b) Growth gradually increase
 
(c) Organisms growth gradually reduce
 
(d) Death
 
I have been asked this question in an online quiz.
 
My query is from Growth Models topic in division Organisms and Populations of Biology – Class 12

1 Answers
Editor">Editor Staff answered 2 months ago

Right answer is (c) Organisms growth gradually reduce
 
The best explanation: The negative down acceleration phase is the fourth phase of a sigmoid/ logistic/ S-shaped growth curve. In this phase the population density gradually reduces.