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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…
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…
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
9 terms
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…
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…
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
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…
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…
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
8 terms
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
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)
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
26 terms
Adaptations
learned behavior
inherited trait
adaptation for eating meat
adaptation for running fast
learned behavior
inherited trait
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
13 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
8 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…
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…
10 terms
Adaptations
habitat
climate
adaptation
herbivore
habitat
climate
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…
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
8 terms
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
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…
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…
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…
14 terms
Adaptations
Predator
Prey
Adaptation
Characteristics
An organism that hunts and feeds on another animal.
An animal that is hunted as food.
An inherited trait that becomes more common by helping indivi…
Features that help identify something.
Predator
An organism that hunts and feeds on another animal.
Prey
An animal that is hunted as food.
8 terms
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
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…
10 terms
Adaptations
adaptation
behavioral adaptation
learned behavior
instinct
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
a behavioral pattern that an animal is born with
adaptation
a characteristic that helps an organism survive and reproduce…
behavioral adaptation
the way an organism acts in order to help it survive
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…
17 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…
8 terms
Adaptations
SPECIES
REPRODUCTION
ADAPTATION
NOCTURNAL
A group of organisms with similar characteristics that allow…
The act of making something new
Any characteristic that helps a plant or animal survive in it…
Active at night
SPECIES
A group of organisms with similar characteristics that allow…
REPRODUCTION
The act of making something new
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
17 terms
Adaptations
extinction
adaptation
behavioral adaptation
Galapagos Islands
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
the islands where Charles Darwin studied adaptations of many…
extinction
the disappearance of ALL members of a species
adaptation
a characteristic that helps an organism survive and reproduce…
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,…
10 terms
Adaptations
adaptation
behavior
carnivorous plant
aquatic animal
a body part or behavior that helps a living thing survive in…
the way a plant or animal acts
a plant that gets some of its nutrients by trapping and diges…
an animal that lives in a water habitat
adaptation
a body part or behavior that helps a living thing survive in…
behavior
the way a plant or animal acts
11 terms
adaptations
adaptation
behavior
carnivorous plant
aquatic animals
a body part or behavior that helps an organism survive its en…
the way a plant or animal acts
a plant that gets its nutrients by trapping an digesting inse…
an animal that lives in a water habitat
adaptation
a body part or behavior that helps an organism survive its en…
behavior
the way a plant or animal acts
15 terms
Adaptations
adaptations
advantage
camouflage
hibernation
A behavior or physical characteristic that allows all to livi…
A favorable circumstance or condition to success
An adaptation that enables an animal to blend in and protect…
A period of inactivity or sleep that some animals experience…
adaptations
A behavior or physical characteristic that allows all to livi…
advantage
A favorable circumstance or condition to success
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…
18 terms
Adaptations
Physical Adaptation
Behavioral Adaptation
Hibernation
Migration
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…
A seasonal movement of animals from one region to another.
Physical Adaptation
Body traits or features that help an animal survive in its en…
Behavioral Adaptation
Actions (behaviors) that help an animal survive in its enviro…
12 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 period of inactivity and lowered body temperature that some…
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…
14 terms
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…
10 terms
Adaptations
adaptation
camouflage
habitat
hibernate
A physical feature or a behavior that helps an organism survi…
The coloring or marking of an animal that helps it blend in w…
The place where an organism lives.
To go into a deep sleep. An animal uses very little energy an…
adaptation
A physical feature or a behavior that helps an organism survi…
camouflage
The coloring or marking of an animal that helps it blend in w…
15 terms
Adaptations
Structural 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 period of inactivity and lowered body temperature that some…
A long-distance journey from one place to another as seasons…
Structural 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
learned behavior
inherited trait
adaptation for eating meat
adaptation for running fast
learned behavior
inherited trait
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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