Sampling required practical (Part 2)

This lesson looks at the second sampling required practical and describes how transect lines can be used to test a hypothesis.

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

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Q1.Which is the correct description of a mean average?

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Q2.What is the area of a quadrat with a side length of 0.4 m?

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Q3.A field has an area of 765 m². A 0.5 m x 0.5 m quadrat was placed 8 times and the number of buttercups counted as follows 22, 10, 6, 8, 0, 11, 9, 17. Estimate the population of buttercups in the field.

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Q4.Which is not a way of making results more accurate when sampling populations?

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Q5.Revision: which is the most likely surface area : volume ratio for an animal that lives in a hot climate?

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Q6.Revision: what is a functional adaptation?

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Q7.Revision: select 5 things that animals compete for:

Select five (5) boxes

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Quiz:

Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

Question 6

Question 7

Q1.Which is the correct description of a mean average?

1/7

Q2.What is the area of a quadrat with a side length of 0.4 m?

2/7

Q3.A field has an area of 765 m². A 0.5 m x 0.5 m quadrat was placed 8 times and the number of buttercups counted as follows 22, 10, 6, 8, 0, 11, 9, 17. Estimate the population of buttercups in the field.

3/7

Q4.Which is not a way of making results more accurate when sampling populations?

4/7

Q5.Revision: which is the most likely surface area : volume ratio for an animal that lives in a hot climate?

5/7

Q6.Revision: what is a functional adaptation?

6/7

Q7.Revision: select 5 things that animals compete for:

Select five (5) boxes

7/7

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Sampling Required Practical 2

This quiz will check your knowledge of the content covered in the sampling required practical 2 lesson and also help you to revise previous ecology content.

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Q1.Revision: how can you make sure quadrat placing is random?

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Q2.What is a hypothesis?

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Q3.What is described as "the thing you measure in an experiment"?

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Q4.Revision: what is a population?

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Q5.What is the mode of the following numbers? 4, 8, 2, 9, 4, 1, 7?

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Q6.Revision: select the 3 abiotic factors that animals compete for.

Select three (3) boxes

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Sampling Required Practical 2

This quiz will check your knowledge of the content covered in the sampling required practical 2 lesson and also help you to revise previous ecology content.

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

Question 6

Q1.Revision: how can you make sure quadrat placing is random?

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Q2.What is a hypothesis?

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Q3.What is described as "the thing you measure in an experiment"?

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Q4.Revision: what is a population?

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Q5.What is the mode of the following numbers? 4, 8, 2, 9, 4, 1, 7?

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Q6.Revision: select the 3 abiotic factors that animals compete for.

Select three (3) boxes

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Lesson summary: Sampling required practical (Part 2)

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