A population of Paramecium caudatum was grown in a culture mediAfter 5 days the culture medium became overcrowded with Paramecium and had depleted nutrients . Which type of growth curve witll the population attain ?

The population of Paramecium caudatum will attain a sigmoid curve. It is divided into various phases-
1.Lag phase(A)- Paramecium adapt itself in a new environment. Number of organisms remains same.
2.Log phase(B)- Cells starts to double that is cell number increases.
3.Stationary phase(C)- All the nutrients are depleted and growth rate becomes equal to death rate. Amd finally all the organisms die due to lack of nutrients.


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