What is a sigmoid growth curve called?

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Editor">Editor Staff asked 2 months ago

What is a sigmoid growth curve called?
 
(a) Exponential growth curve
 
(b) Logistic growth curve
 
(c) Declining growth curve
 
(d) Interacting curve
 
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This intriguing question comes from Growth Models in portion Organisms and Populations of Biology – Class 12

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Editor">Editor Staff answered 2 months ago

Correct choice is (b) Logistic growth curve
 
The explanation: A sigmoid growth curve is also called a logistic growth curve. It is considered to be a realistic curve. It is obtained due to the finite and limited source of resources in a population. It is also called a Verhulst-Pearl Logistic Growth curve.