Which is the second phase of the sigmoidal growth curve?

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Editor">Editor Staff asked 2 months ago

Which is the second phase of the sigmoidal growth curve?
 
(a) Deceleration phase
 
(b) Log phase
 
(c) Exponential phase
 
(d) Stationary phase
 
I have been asked this question in an interview for job.
 
The doubt is from Growth Models in section Organisms and Populations of Biology – Class 12

1 Answers
Editor">Editor Staff answered 2 months ago

Right option is (b) Log phase
 
Easy explanation: The second phase of the sigmoid (logistic) growth curve is the log phase. It is the logarithmic, exponential growth phase in which organisms multiply at a faster rate.