Vocab test on monday oct. 4th

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food chain

A series of events in which one organism eats anotehr and obtains energy.

biome

A group of land ecosystems with similar climates and organisms.

consumer

An organism that obtains energy by feeding on ther organisms

source

the place where a river begins.

producer

An organsim that can make its own food.

Habitat

An environment that provides the thingsan organism needs to live, grow, and reproduce

herbivore

A consumer that eats only plants

mouth

The place where a river empties into another body of water.

species

A group of organisms that are physically similar and can mate with other and produce

predation

an interaction in which one oranism kills another for food.

ecosystem

The community of organisms that live in a particular area, along with their nonliving surroundings

omnivore

A consumer that eats both plants and animals

scavenger

A carnivore that feeds on the bodies of dead organisms

Abiotic Factors

A non-living part of an organisms habitat

population

All the members of one species in a particular area

carnivore

a consumer that eats only animals

competition

The struggle between organisms to survive as they attempt to use the same limited resources

decomposer

An organism that breaks down wastes and dead organisms

Niche

An organism's particular role in an ecosystem

host

The organism that a parasite lives in or one in a parasitism interaction.

tributary

A river or stream that empties into another river or stream

parasite

The organism that benefits by living on or in a host in a parasitism interaction

symbiosis

A close relationship between two species that benefits at least one of the species.

commensalism

A relationship between two species in which one species benefits and the other is neither helped nor harmed

ecology

the study of how living things interact with each others and their environment

biotic factor

a living part of an organisms habitat

Parasitism

A relationship in which one organism lives on or in a host and harms it.

community

All the different population that live together in an area.

mutualism

A relationship between two species in which both species benefit

predator

the organism that does the killing in a predation interaction.

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