Math Made Easy
You work for the Ohio Division of Wildlife as a fish biologist studying bass in Lake (make up a name for your lake and write it on the line) ________________.
You caught 30 bass in your net, tagged them, and then released them back into the lake. The next day you went back and caught 9 bass in your net, 2 of which were tagged. What is the estimated population of bass in the lake? Follow the Peterson formula below to find out.
Print this page
Click Here for answers