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This is what we should expect, since predictions about the future size of a population will be less precise if births and deaths occur in rapid succession than if they occur only occasionally. Simulation Whilst mathematically one may regard the derivation of the probabilities {pN(t)}, together with the moments which may be obtained from them, as being a full solution, this is not the case from a biological perspective. For probabilities do not relate to specific single realizations of a process, but represent instead average behaviour over all possible realizations.

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