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6 terms
Adaptations
adaptations
camouflage
nocturnal
mimicry
a structure or behavior that helps an organism survive in its…
an adaptation that allows an organism to blend into its surro…
an adaptation in which an animal is active during the night a…
an adaptation in which one kind of organism looks like anothe…
adaptations
a structure or behavior that helps an organism survive in its…
camouflage
an adaptation that allows an organism to blend into its surro…
Adaptations
Adaptations
Advantageous Trait
Camouflage
Generation
A change in an organism's traits based on the traits' ability…
A characteristic that is beneficial to an organism's survival…
A trait that allows an organism to build into its environment.
All of the immediate offspring from one set of parents.
Adaptations
A change in an organism's traits based on the traits' ability…
Advantageous Trait
A characteristic that is beneficial to an organism's survival…
15 terms
Adaptations
Adaptation
Physical Adaptation
Behavioral Adaptation
Hibernation
Any characteristic an animal has to survive in its environment.
Body traits or features that help an animal survive in its en…
Actions (behaviors) that help an animal survive in its enviro…
A period of inactivity that allows an organism to conserve en…
Adaptation
Any characteristic an animal has to survive in its environment.
Physical Adaptation
Body traits or features that help an animal survive in its en…
Adaptations
natural selection
adaptation
predation
mimicry
a process by which characteristics that makes an individual b…
the behaviors and physical characteristics that allow organis…
An interaction in which one organism hunts and kills another…
a defense in which one organism looks like or resembles anoth…
natural selection
a process by which characteristics that makes an individual b…
adaptation
the behaviors and physical characteristics that allow organis…
Adaptations
Physical adaptations
Behavioral Adaptations
Hibernation
Migration
The way that an animal looks that helps them survive in their…
The way that an animal acts that helps them survive in their…
A long winters nap.
A long-distance journey from one place to another as seasons…
Physical adaptations
The way that an animal looks that helps them survive in their…
Behavioral Adaptations
The way that an animal acts that helps them survive in their…
15 terms
Adaptations
natural selection
adaptation
predation
mimicry
a process by which characteristics that makes an individual b…
the behaviors and physical characteristics that allow organis…
An interaction in which one organism hunts and kills another…
a defense in which one organism looks like or resembles anoth…
natural selection
a process by which characteristics that makes an individual b…
adaptation
the behaviors and physical characteristics that allow organis…
7 terms
Adaptations
basic needs
adaptation
camouflage
instinct
Food, water, air and shelter that an organism needs to survive
A body part or behavior that helps an organism survive
A color or shape that helps an animal hide
A behavior that an animal begins life with and that helps it…
basic needs
Food, water, air and shelter that an organism needs to survive
adaptation
A body part or behavior that helps an organism survive
18 terms
Adaptations
adaptation
traits
migration
hibernation
A trait that helps an organism survive and reproduce
Characteristics that are inherited... {fur, wings, claws, shells…
to move someplace else
animals that go to sleep for the winter & live on body fat
adaptation
A trait that helps an organism survive and reproduce
traits
Characteristics that are inherited... {fur, wings, claws, shells…
22 terms
Adaptations
extinction
physiological adaptation
adaptation
behavioral adaptation
the disappearance of ALL members of a species
an adaptation that allows an organism to produce special func…
a characteristic that helps an organism survive and reproduce…
the way an organism acts in order to help it survive
extinction
the disappearance of ALL members of a species
physiological adaptation
an adaptation that allows an organism to produce special func…
10 terms
Adaptations
adaptation
function
structure
inherited traits
A physical characteristic or a characteristic behavior that h…
The purpose for which something is designed or exists
How the body (plant or animal) is put together
to receive traits or characteristics that are passed down fro…
adaptation
A physical characteristic or a characteristic behavior that h…
function
The purpose for which something is designed or exists
Adaptations
instinct
hibernation
migration
extinction
a behavior that an animal begins life with and that helps it…
a dormant, inactive state in which normal body activities slow
the movement of animals from one region to another and back
the death of all the members of a certain group of organisms
instinct
a behavior that an animal begins life with and that helps it…
hibernation
a dormant, inactive state in which normal body activities slow
Adaptations
Adaptation
Mimicry
Camouflage
Hibernation
a change that allows a species to become better suited to its…
an animal or plant (or part of one) that looks like another a…
disguise by some means that changes the appearance of an orga…
Passing a given time in a sleeping or inactive condition
Adaptation
a change that allows a species to become better suited to its…
Mimicry
an animal or plant (or part of one) that looks like another a…
11 terms
Adaptations
adapt
behavior
behavioral adaptation
characteristic
to change physical features or behaviors of a species in resp…
a way of reacting to a certain set of circumstances
something an animal does - how it acts - usually in response…
a physical feature that helps identify an organism
adapt
to change physical features or behaviors of a species in resp…
behavior
a way of reacting to a certain set of circumstances
ADAPTATIONS
ADAPTATION
PHYSICAL ADAPTATION
BEHAVIORAL ADAPTATION
EXAMPLES OF PHYSICAL ADAPTATIONS
Physical trait or behavior that helps an organism survive and…
Physical aspects of an organism's makeup with specific functi…
Inherited behaviors, such as feeding, mating, breeding or mig…
Ducks have wings and webbed feet; cactus have spines, and wax…
ADAPTATION
Physical trait or behavior that helps an organism survive and…
PHYSICAL ADAPTATION
Physical aspects of an organism's makeup with specific functi…
12 terms
Adaptations
Homozygous
Heterozygous
Alleles
Genetic Variation
Both alleles are identical for a gene (GG, gg)
The alleles for a gene are different (Gg)
Different forms of the same gene
Differences in genes within a species
Homozygous
Both alleles are identical for a gene (GG, gg)
Heterozygous
The alleles for a gene are different (Gg)
29 terms
Adaptations
learned behavior
inherited trait
weathering by wind
weathering by ice
learned behavior
inherited trait
12 terms
Adaptations
camouflage
migration
predator
prey
camouflage
migration
8 terms
Adaptations
adaptation
camouflage
extinct
habitat
a physical feature or a behavior that helps an organism survi…
the coloring, marking, or other physical appearance of an ani…
no longer living; When the last member of a species has died,…
the place where an organism lives
adaptation
a physical feature or a behavior that helps an organism survi…
camouflage
the coloring, marking, or other physical appearance of an ani…
Adaptations
Structural Adaptation
Structural Adaptation
Structural Adaptation
Structural Adaptation
Coat colors for camouflage in animals
Long necks for tree grazers
Deep root systems in plants for access to deep sources of water
Xylem and phloem (vascular tissue) for water transport in pla…
Structural Adaptation
Coat colors for camouflage in animals
Structural Adaptation
Long necks for tree grazers
16 terms
Adaptations
adaptations
advantage
camouflage
hibernation
A behavior or physical characteristic that allows all to livi…
A favorable circumstance or condition to success(9)
An adaptation that enables an animal to blend in and protect…
A period of inactivity that some animals experience in winter…
adaptations
A behavior or physical characteristic that allows all to livi…
advantage
A favorable circumstance or condition to success(9)
12 terms
Adaptations
Adaptation
Hibernation
Camouflage
Mimicry
a special skill which helps an animal to survive; could be be…
a survival strategy of animals that involves them going into…
an adaptation that involves looking the same as a background…
when one animal copies the appearance, actions, or sounds of…
Adaptation
a special skill which helps an animal to survive; could be be…
Hibernation
a survival strategy of animals that involves them going into…
5 terms
Adaptations
Adaptation
Structural Adaptation
Behavioral Adaptation
Variation
Physical attributes or behaviors that enhance an organism's o…
Physical attributes which improve a species ability to live a…
The actions or activities which improve a species ability to…
Amount of difference in physiological and/or behavioral attri…
Adaptation
Physical attributes or behaviors that enhance an organism's o…
Structural Adaptation
Physical attributes which improve a species ability to live a…
Adaptations
Physical adaptations
Behavioral Adaptations
Hibernation
Migration
The way that an animal looks that helps them survive in their…
The way that an animal acts that helps them survive in their…
A long winters nap.
A long-distance journey from one place to another as seasons…
Physical adaptations
The way that an animal looks that helps them survive in their…
Behavioral Adaptations
The way that an animal acts that helps them survive in their…
15 terms
ADAPTATIONS
ADAPTATION
STRUCTURAL ADAPTATION
BEHAVIORAL ADAPTATION
EXAMPLES OF STRUCTURAL ADAPTATIONS
Physical trait or behavior that helps an organism survive and…
Physical aspects of an organism's makeup with specific functi…
Inherited behaviors, such as feeding, mating, breeding or mig…
Ducks have wings and webbed feet; cactus have spines, and wax…
ADAPTATION
Physical trait or behavior that helps an organism survive and…
STRUCTURAL ADAPTATION
Physical aspects of an organism's makeup with specific functi…
Adaptations
Extinct
Competition
Native
Invasive
When the last individual of a species dies
Occurs when resources are limited and not all offspring will…
Species that are original to the ecosystem
Species that have been introduced to the ecosystem
Extinct
When the last individual of a species dies
Competition
Occurs when resources are limited and not all offspring will…
6 terms
Adaptations
Adaptation
Physical Adaptation
Behavioral Adaptation
Hibernation
Any characteristic an animal has to survive in its environment.
Body traits or features that help an animal survive in its en…
Actions (behaviors) that help an animal survive in its enviro…
A period of inactivity that allows an organism to conserve en…
Adaptation
Any characteristic an animal has to survive in its environment.
Physical Adaptation
Body traits or features that help an animal survive in its en…
18 terms
Adaptations
adaptation
camouflage
hibernation
migration
noun: a behavior or physical change that allows an organism t…
noun: a change in an organism's body that allows it to blend…
noun: a period of inactivity that some animals experience in…
noun: a movement of people or animals from one region to anot…
adaptation
noun: a behavior or physical change that allows an organism t…
camouflage
noun: a change in an organism's body that allows it to blend…
12 terms
Adaptations
instinct
hibernation
migration
extinction
a behavior that an animal begins life with and that helps it…
behavior- a dormant, inactive state in which normal body acti…
behavior- the movement of animals from one region to another…
the death of all the members of a certain group of organisms
instinct
a behavior that an animal begins life with and that helps it…
hibernation
behavior- a dormant, inactive state in which normal body acti…
9 terms
Adaptations
Physical adaptations
Behavioral Adaptations
Hibernation
Migration
The way that an animal looks that helps them survive in their…
The way that an animal acts that helps them survive in their…
A long winters nap.
A long-distance journey from one place to another as seasons…
Physical adaptations
The way that an animal looks that helps them survive in their…
Behavioral Adaptations
The way that an animal acts that helps them survive in their…
10 terms
Adaptations
instinct
adapation
evolution
fossil record
a behavior that does need to be learned, but is natural
a trait that makes a species more suited to its environment
slow change, by natural selection, in a speices
the history of life based on all the fossils
instinct
a behavior that does need to be learned, but is natural
adapation
a trait that makes a species more suited to its environment
9 terms
Adaptations
natural selection
adaptation
predation
mimicry
a process by which characteristics that makes an individual b…
the behaviors and physical characteristics that allow organis…
An interaction in which one organism hunts and kills another…
a defense in which one organism looks like or resembles anoth…
natural selection
a process by which characteristics that makes an individual b…
adaptation
the behaviors and physical characteristics that allow organis…
ADAPTATIONS
ENVIRONMENT
EVIDENCE
HABITAT
ORGANISM
THE SPACE AND ALL THE LIVING AND NONLIVING THINGS AROUND AN O…
INFORMATION THAT SUPPORTS AN IDEA
A PLACE WHERE AN ANIMAL OR PLANT LIVES
A SINGLE< SELF-CONTAINED LIVING THING
ENVIRONMENT
THE SPACE AND ALL THE LIVING AND NONLIVING THINGS AROUND AN O…
EVIDENCE
INFORMATION THAT SUPPORTS AN IDEA
7 terms
Adaptations
invertebrates
vertebrates
adaptations
population
animals that have no backbone
animals that have a backbone
changes in the body to fit a location
all the organisms of a species together
invertebrates
animals that have no backbone
vertebrates
animals that have a backbone
14 terms
Adaptations
adaptation
behavior
camouflage
external stimulus
Each generation, some individuals might be born with a trait…
How plants and animals react
animals adaptation so they blend in with their surroundings
stimuli that come from the plant or animal's environment.
adaptation
Each generation, some individuals might be born with a trait…
behavior
How plants and animals react
16 terms
Adaptations
Adaptation
Structural Adaptation
Behavioral Adaptation
Protective Coloration
any physical characteristic or behavior that helps an organis…
structures/physical characteristics that help an organism sur…
behaviors, actions, or lifestyles that help an organism survi…
Coloration that helps an organism survive and reproduce, ofte…
Adaptation
any physical characteristic or behavior that helps an organis…
Structural Adaptation
structures/physical characteristics that help an organism sur…
18 terms
Adaptations
extinction
adaptation
behavioral adaptation
learned behavior
the disappearance of ALL members of a species
a characteristic that helps an organism survive and reproduce…
the way an organism acts in order to help it survive
a mother bear teaches her cubs to hunt for food
extinction
the disappearance of ALL members of a species
adaptation
a characteristic that helps an organism survive and reproduce…
12 terms
Adaptations
Adaptation
Hibernation
Camouflage
Mimicry
a special skill which helps an animal to survive; could be be…
a survival strategy of animals that involves them going into…
an adaptation that involves looking the same as a background…
when one animal copies the appearance, actions, or sounds of…
Adaptation
a special skill which helps an animal to survive; could be be…
Hibernation
a survival strategy of animals that involves them going into…
15 terms
Adaptations
Adaptation
Physical Adaptation
Behavioral Adaptation
Hibernation
Any characteristic an animal has to survive in its environment.
Body traits or features that help an animal survive in its en…
Actions (behaviors) that help an animal survive in its enviro…
A period of inactivity that allows an organism to conserve en…
Adaptation
Any characteristic an animal has to survive in its environment.
Physical Adaptation
Body traits or features that help an animal survive in its en…
Adaptations
adaptations
animal behavior
physical characteristics
inherited trait
the action or process of adapting or being adapted.
scientific study of the wild and wonderful ways in which anim…
traits or features about your body.
something you receive from your parents, grandparents, or oth…
adaptations
the action or process of adapting or being adapted.
animal behavior
scientific study of the wild and wonderful ways in which anim…
36 terms
Adaptations
Adaptation
Structural Adaptation
Behavioral Adaptation
Protective Coloration
any physical characteristic or behavior that helps an organis…
structures/physical characteristics that help an organism sur…
behaviors, actions, or lifestyles that help an organism survi…
Coloration that helps an organism survive and reproduce, ofte…
Adaptation
any physical characteristic or behavior that helps an organis…
Structural Adaptation
structures/physical characteristics that help an organism sur…
12 terms
Adaptations
Adaptation
Hibernation
Camouflage
Mimicry
a special skill which helps an animal to survive; could be be…
a survival strategy of animals that involves them going into…
an adaptation that involves looking the same as a background…
when one animal copies the appearance, actions, or sounds of…
Adaptation
a special skill which helps an animal to survive; could be be…
Hibernation
a survival strategy of animals that involves them going into…
12 terms
Adaptations
adaptation
hibernate
camouflage
mimicry
A trait that helps an organism survive and reproduce
to spend the winter in a sleeplike, dormant state
A structural adaptation that enables an organism to blend in…
Ability of an animal to look like another more harmful animal
adaptation
A trait that helps an organism survive and reproduce
hibernate
to spend the winter in a sleeplike, dormant state
22 terms
Adaptations
Innate behavior
Physical Adaptation
Learned behavior
Behavioral Adaptations
Behavior that an animal is born with, or that they learn shor…
Parts of a body that help the organism survive (claws, beak,…
Behavior that is learned from experience. This comes from bei…
Ways that animals and plants "act" in order to survive
Innate behavior
Behavior that an animal is born with, or that they learn shor…
Physical Adaptation
Parts of a body that help the organism survive (claws, beak,…
Adaptations
Inherited trait
Aquired trait
Adaptation
Sexual reproduction
Trait that is passed down to offspring from parents
Trait that is a learned behavior
Trait that allows an organism a greater chance of survival in…
Reproduction where two parents pass on half of their traits t…
Inherited trait
Trait that is passed down to offspring from parents
Aquired trait
Trait that is a learned behavior
Adaptations
Physical adaptations
Behavioral Adaptations
Hibernation
Migration
The way that an animal looks that helps them survive in their…
The way that an animal acts that helps them survive in their…
A long winters nap.
A long-distance journey from one place to another as seasons…
Physical adaptations
The way that an animal looks that helps them survive in their…
Behavioral Adaptations
The way that an animal acts that helps them survive in their…
Adaptations
Adaptation
flight
living together
migration
The process by which a species becomes better suited to its e…
Flying not only delivers an animal from one place to another…
Animals can derive a lot of benefit from spending time with o…
Nothing in nature is more awe-inspiring than the movement of…
Adaptation
The process by which a species becomes better suited to its e…
flight
Flying not only delivers an animal from one place to another…
Adaptations
adaptation
behavioral adaptation
learned behavior
instinct
An inherited behavior (instinct) or physical characteristic (…
an ACTION that generally helps an organism survive in its env…
a mother bear TEACHES her cubs to hunt for food
a behavioral adaptation that an animal is born with
adaptation
An inherited behavior (instinct) or physical characteristic (…
behavioral adaptation
an ACTION that generally helps an organism survive in its env…
7 terms
Adaptations
basic needs
adaptation
camouflage
instinct
food, water, air, and shelter that an organism needs to survive
a body part or behavior that helps an organism survive
a color or shape that helps an animal hide
a behavior that an animal begins life with and that helps it…
basic needs
food, water, air, and shelter that an organism needs to survive
adaptation
a body part or behavior that helps an organism survive
18 terms
Adaptations
adaptation
traits
migration
hibernation
A trait that helps an organism survive and reproduce
Characteristics that are inherited... {fur, wings, claws, shells…
to move someplace else
animals that go to sleep for the winter & live on body fat
adaptation
A trait that helps an organism survive and reproduce
traits
Characteristics that are inherited... {fur, wings, claws, shells…
Adaptations
adaptation
traits
migration
hibernation
A trait that helps an organism survive and reproduce
Characteristics that are inherited... {fur, wings, claws, shells…
to move someplace else
animals that go to sleep for the winter & live on body fat
adaptation
A trait that helps an organism survive and reproduce
traits
Characteristics that are inherited... {fur, wings, claws, shells…
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