Some Similarities between the Spread of an Infectious Disease and Population Growth
In the lab, Some Similarities between the Spread of an Infectious Disease and Population Growth, a simple simulation demonstrates exponential spread of infectious disease in a population, and discussion questions develop student understanding of how human diseases spread. Additional discussion questions and a graphing activity develop an understanding of exponential and logistic population growth.
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