• Unit 7: CHAPTER 40,41,42,44
     
     
     ECOLOGY
     

    NOTES: CH 40, 41

    NOTES: CH 42 and 44

     

    Objectives:

    1. Describe characteristics of populations.
    2. Understand the concepts of carrying capacity and limiting factors.
    3. Describe the ways in which populations are distributed.
    4. Explain the trends in human population growth.
    5. Compare the age structure of representative nongrowing, slowly growing, and rapidly growing countries.
    6. Predict the consequences of continued population growth
    7. Describe characteristics of populations.
    8. Understand the concepts of carrying capacity and limiting factors.
    9. Describe the ways in which populations are distributed.
    10. Explain the trends in human population growth.
    11. Compare the age structure of representative nongrowing, slowly growing, and rapidly growing countries.
    12. Predict the consequences of continued population growth.
    13. Recognize how unfavorable abiotic and biotic factors affect a species.
    14. Describe how ranges of tolerance affect the distribution of organisms.
    15. Recognize the stages of primary and secondary succession.

     

     Review: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KFViSog6ZJw&t=3s

    Videos and other articles--PBS Nature (great site!): http://www.pbs.org/wnet/nature/

     Film: Living Together (watched in class): https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vGwHX0tcRB8

      Population Review Video

    Ecology Webquest CH 40 and 41