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Scott Foresman Science Grade 5

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inherit
get half of the genes from each parent
What are genes made up of
DNA
Ecosystems
effect how plants and animals grow
Ecosystems
What is something that can change an organism's color
mutation
when a change happens inside an organisms genes
helpful mutation
change that helps an organism work within its environemnt
structural adaptations
changed body parts that helps an organism live inits environment
natural selection
when a species develops adaptations
behavioral adaptations
behaviors that help an animal to survive
from their parents
learn some behaviors from what they are taught by
pesticide
a poison that kills insects
extinct
when there are no members of a kind of organism left alive
other animals in an ecosystem
an animals behavior can change by
antibiotics
medicines that kill bacteria
DDT
pesticide that almost killed off the bald eagle population
landfill
pile of garbage that is eventually covered by soil and grass
acid rain
a rain that has absorbed certain kinds of pollution