Which letter is used to designate the death rate (Mortality)?

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Editor">Editor Staff asked 2 months ago

Which letter is used to designate the death rate (Mortality)?
 
(a) J
 
(b) D
 
(c) S
 
(d) U
 
I had been asked this question in an interview.
 
Enquiry is from Population Growth in portion Organisms and Populations of Biology – Class 12

1 Answers
Editor">Editor Staff answered 2 months ago

Right option is (b) D
 
The best explanation: The mortality (death rate) is designated by ‘D’. It is the number of individuals died in a population at a specific time. For humans, it is described as a number of deaths per 1000 of the population per year.