When responses in a population are limiting which growth is observed?

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Editor">Editor Staff asked 2 months ago

When responses in a population are limiting which growth is observed?
 
(a) Increasing growth
 
(b) Logistic growth
 
(c) Decreasing growth
 
(d) Stationary growth
 
I got this question in examination.
 
My enquiry is from Growth Models topic in division Organisms and Populations of Biology – Class 12

1 Answers
Editor">Editor Staff answered 2 months ago

The correct option is (b) Logistic growth
 
Explanation: Logistic growth is seen when resources in a population are limiting. It has 5 phases. It is also known as the sigmoid/ S-shaped growth curve. It is a more realistic growth model.