Item ID086001: Disease and the availability of resources can limit population growth.

Which of the following can limit the growth of a population of organisms?

  1. Both diseases and the availability of resources can limit the growth of a population of organisms.
  2. Diseases can limit the growth of a population of organisms, but the availability of resources cannot.
  3. The availability of resources can limit the growth of a population of organisms, but diseases cannot.
  4. Neither diseases nor the availability of resources can limit the growth of a population of organisms.
Distribution of Responses
Chart showing distrubtion of responses for Item IE086001
Students Responding Correctly
Group Correct Total Percent
Overall 983 1400 70%
Grades
  6–8 492 791 62%
  9–12 489 607 81%
Gender
  Male45165469%
  Female50371271%
Primary Language
  English905126372%
  Other5410352%

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