# Homework Assignments

**Homework 1**** **- exercises for learning R & introduction to population dynamics work in R

*due 1/22 at start of class*

**Homework 2** - stochastic exponential growth

*due 1/31 at start of class*- ExpoGrowStoc.R

**Homework 3**** **- introduction to age-structured population growth

*due 2/12 at start of class*- LeslieIntro.R

**Homework 4** - analysis of deterministic leslie matrix

**due***2/21*at start of class- whale.R

**Homework 5**** **- stochastic age-structured population growth

**due***3/07*at start of class- kestrels.R
- multiple.matrices.R
- R Markdown file for making WORD file containing output

**Homework 6**** **- introduction to density-dependent population growth

**due***xxx***at start of class**- Interactive exploration of:
- Homework06.R
- Kuparinen et al (2014)

**Homework 7** - density-dependent population growth – part II

**due***xxx***at start of class**- R code
- Density-dependent matrix model example

**Homework 8** - reproductive value

**due***04/11***at start of class**- PiankaParker.R

**Homework 9** - harvest modeling

**due***04/23***at start of class**- MooseHarvestModel.R

**Homework 10** - Introduction to metapopulations - **due in Jay's mailbox by 5 pm on xxx**

**due***xxx***at start of class**

**Homework 11** - Spatial matrix population models

**due***xxx***at start of class**- Hunter & Caswell 2005
- MetapopMatrixHomework11.R

Updated: 04/12/2019