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AP Environmental Science 5 - CISH
Interspecific Competition
Predation
Parasitism
Mutualism
When members of two or more species interact to gain access t…
When a member of one species feeds directly on all or part of…
When one organism feeds on another organism, usually by livin…
An interaction that benefits both species by providing each w…
Interspecific Competition
When members of two or more species interact to gain access t…
Predation
When a member of one species feeds directly on all or part of…
33 terms
AP Environmental Science Chapter 5
Species Richness
Species Eveness
Phylogeny
Roughly ten million
The number of species in a given area
The relative proportion of individuals within the different s…
The branching pattern of evolutionary relationships
How many species are there estimated to be today?
Species Richness
The number of species in a given area
Species Eveness
The relative proportion of individuals within the different s…
32 terms
AP Environmental Science Chap. 5
ecosystem diversity
species diversity
genetic diversity
species richness
the variety of ecosystems in a given region
variety of species in a given ecosystem
variety of genes in a given species
used to give an approximate sense of biodiversity of a partic…
ecosystem diversity
the variety of ecosystems in a given region
species diversity
variety of species in a given ecosystem
AP Environmental Science Chapter 5
Species Richness
Species Eveness
Phylogeny
Roughly ten million
The number of species in a given area
The relative proportion of individuals within the different s…
The branching pattern of evolutionary relationships
How many species are there estimated to be today?
Species Richness
The number of species in a given area
Species Eveness
The relative proportion of individuals within the different s…
33 terms
Environmental Science AP Chapter 5
Species Richness
Species Eveness
Phylogeny
The number of species estimated today
The number of species in a given area
The relative proportion of individuals within the different s…
The branching pattern of evolutionary relationships
Roughly ten million
Species Richness
The number of species in a given area
Species Eveness
The relative proportion of individuals within the different s…
22 terms
AP Environmental Science Chapter 5
Interspecific Competition
Predation
Parasitism
Mutualism
Occurs when members of two or more species interact to gain a…
Occurs when a member of one species (the predator) feeds dire…
Occurs when one organism (the parasite) feeds on another orga…
An interaction the benefits both species by providing each wi…
Interspecific Competition
Occurs when members of two or more species interact to gain a…
Predation
Occurs when a member of one species (the predator) feeds dire…
36 terms
Environmental Science for AP* Chapter 5
ecosystem diversity
species diversity
genetic diversity
species richness
the measure of the variety of ecosystems within a region
the measure of the variety of species within an ecosystem
the measure of the variety of genes within a species
the number of species in a given area
ecosystem diversity
the measure of the variety of ecosystems within a region
species diversity
the measure of the variety of species within an ecosystem
42 terms
AP Environmental Science 5
Climate
Troposphere
Stratosphere
Albedo
average weather that occurs in a given region over a long per…
atmospheric layer closest to earth
40-60 km in the atmosphere
percentage of incoming sunlight reflected from earth
Climate
average weather that occurs in a given region over a long per…
Troposphere
atmospheric layer closest to earth
36 terms
Environmental Science for AP Chapter 5
ecosystem diversity
species diversity
genetic diversity
species richness
the measure of the variety of ecosystems within a region
the measure of the variety of species within an ecosystem
the measure of the variety of genes within a species
the number of species in a given area
ecosystem diversity
the measure of the variety of ecosystems within a region
species diversity
the measure of the variety of species within an ecosystem
AP Environmental Science Chapter 5
Interspecific Competition
Predation
Parasitism
Mutualism
Occurs when members of two or more species interact to gain a…
Occurs when a member of one species (the predator) feeds dire…
Occurs when one organism (the parasite) feeds on another orga…
An interaction the benefits both species by providing each wi…
Interspecific Competition
Occurs when members of two or more species interact to gain a…
Predation
Occurs when a member of one species (the predator) feeds dire…
37 terms
Environmental Science AP Chapter 5
Species Richness
Species Eveness
Phylogeny
The number of species estimated today
The number of species in a given area
The relative proportion of individuals within the different s…
The branching pattern of evolutionary relationships
Roughly ten million
Species Richness
The number of species in a given area
Species Eveness
The relative proportion of individuals within the different s…
10 terms
AP Environmental Science Biomes
Temperate Deciduous Forest
Temperate Grassland
Temperate Rainforest
Tropical Rainforest
-Cool Winters, Warm Summers (Seasonal Variation)... -Precipitati…
-Cool Winters, Warm Summers (seasonal variation is more extre…
-Cool Winters, Warm Summers (Seasonal Variation)... -Large amoun…
-Warm all year round... -Very high amount of precipitation (300-…
Temperate Deciduous Forest
-Cool Winters, Warm Summers (Seasonal Variation)... -Precipitati…
Temperate Grassland
-Cool Winters, Warm Summers (seasonal variation is more extre…
12 terms
AP Environmental Science Biomes
Temperate Deciduous Forest
Temperate Grassland
Temperate Rainforest
Tropical Rainforest
-Cool Winters, Warm Summers (Seasonal Variation)... -Precipitati…
-Cool Winters, Warm Summers (seasonal variation is more extre…
-Cool Winters, Warm Summers (Seasonal Variation)... -Large amoun…
-Warm all year round... -Very high amount of precipitation (300-…
Temperate Deciduous Forest
-Cool Winters, Warm Summers (Seasonal Variation)... -Precipitati…
Temperate Grassland
-Cool Winters, Warm Summers (seasonal variation is more extre…
33 terms
AP Environmental Science Chapter 5
Species Richness
Species Eveness
Phylogeny
Roughly ten million
The number of species in a given area
The relative proportion of individuals within the different s…
The branching pattern of evolutionary relationships
How many species are there estimated to be today?
Species Richness
The number of species in a given area
Species Eveness
The relative proportion of individuals within the different s…
45 terms
AP Environmental Science - Chapter 5
hydrologic cycle
transpiration
runoff
watershed
Global circulation of H2O from the environment to living orga…
the emission of water vapor from the leaves of plants
movement of water from land to bodies of water such as lakes…
area of land drained by a runoff
hydrologic cycle
Global circulation of H2O from the environment to living orga…
transpiration
the emission of water vapor from the leaves of plants
AP Environmental Science: Chapter 5
interspecific competition
predation
parasitism
mutualism
This occurs when members of two or more species interact to g…
This occurs when a member of one species feeds directly on al…
This occurs when one organism feeds on another organism, usua…
It is an interaction that benefits both species by providing…
interspecific competition
This occurs when members of two or more species interact to g…
predation
This occurs when a member of one species feeds directly on al…
42 terms
AP Environmental Science: Chapter 5
interspecific competition
predation
parasitism
mutualism
This occurs when members of two or more species interact to g…
This occurs when a member of one species feeds directly on al…
This occurs when one organism feeds on another organism, usua…
It is an interaction that benefits both species by providing…
interspecific competition
This occurs when members of two or more species interact to g…
predation
This occurs when a member of one species feeds directly on al…
34 terms
AP Environmental Science Chapter 5
Ecosystem Diversity
Species Diversity
Genetic Diversity
Species Richness
the variety of ecosystems within a given region
the variety of species within a given ecosystem
the variety of genes within a given species
the number of species in a given area
Ecosystem Diversity
the variety of ecosystems within a given region
Species Diversity
the variety of species within a given ecosystem
Environmental Science for AP: Chapter 5
Species Richness
Species Evenness
Phylogeny
Evolution
the number of species in a given area
the relative proportion of individuals within the different s…
the branching pattern of evolutionary relationships
A change in the genetic composition of a population over time
Species Richness
the number of species in a given area
Species Evenness
the relative proportion of individuals within the different s…
AP Environmental Science Module 5
If a solar photovoltaic panel produces…
A car traveling down the highway repre…
The concept of energy efficiency is us…
A terminal lake like Mono Lake is an e…
12 kWh
Kinetic energy
Energy quality
An open system with only inputs
If a solar photovoltaic panel produces…
12 kWh
A car traveling down the highway repre…
Kinetic energy
AP Environmental Science Chapter 5 Vocabulary
Species Richness
Species Evenness
Phylogeny
Evolution
The number of species in a given area
The relative proportion of individuals within the different s…
The branching pattern of evolutionary relationships
A change in the genetic composition of a population over time
Species Richness
The number of species in a given area
Species Evenness
The relative proportion of individuals within the different s…
10 terms
AP Environmental Science Biomes
Temperate Deciduous Forest
Temperate Grassland
Temperate Rainforest
Tropical Rainforest
-Cool Winters, Warm Summers (Seasonal Variation)... -Precipitati…
-Cool Winters, Warm Summers (seasonal variation is more extre…
-Cool Winters, Warm Summers (Seasonal Variation)... -Large amoun…
-Warm all year round... -Very high amount of precipitation (300-…
Temperate Deciduous Forest
-Cool Winters, Warm Summers (Seasonal Variation)... -Precipitati…
Temperate Grassland
-Cool Winters, Warm Summers (seasonal variation is more extre…
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AP Environmental Science: Basics
Inorganic
Organic
Natural
Synthetic
Not formed from living things or the remains of living things
of, relating to, or derived from living matter and... Carbon-con…
Fixed or determined by nature; pertaining to the constitution…
Artificial
Inorganic
Not formed from living things or the remains of living things
Organic
of, relating to, or derived from living matter and... Carbon-con…
AP Environmental Science Ch. 5
ecosystem diversity
species diversity
genetic diversity
species richness
The variety of ecosystems within a given region
The variety of species within a given ecosystem
The variety of genes within a given species
The number of species within a given area
ecosystem diversity
The variety of ecosystems within a given region
species diversity
The variety of species within a given ecosystem
33 terms
AP Environmental Science: Nuclear
Isotope
Radioactive isotope
Alpha particles
Beta particles
two atoms of the same element with different numbers of neutr…
An atom with too many protons or neutrons that spontaneously…
Type of radioactive decay, is a helium nuclei, stopped by skin
Type of radioactive decay, electrons stopped by clothing, gla…
Isotope
two atoms of the same element with different numbers of neutr…
Radioactive isotope
An atom with too many protons or neutrons that spontaneously…
67 terms
Ch. 5 AP Environmental Science
Passenger pigeon
Natural Selection
Alfred Russell Wallace
Logistical growth curve
Once most abundant bird in N. America; more than all other N.…
The process by which traits that enhance survival and reprodu…
English naturalist who proposed, independently of Charles Dar…
A population graph that initial shows exponential growth and…
Passenger pigeon
Once most abundant bird in N. America; more than all other N.…
Natural Selection
The process by which traits that enhance survival and reprodu…
47 terms
AP Environmental Science Ch. 5
evolution
natural selection
mutations
artificial selection
changes in organisms over time due to genetic mutation
organisms with beneficial mutations are better able to find a…
are generally caused by background electromagnetic energy fro…
when humans do the selecting of traits we want
evolution
changes in organisms over time due to genetic mutation
natural selection
organisms with beneficial mutations are better able to find a…
Environmental Science for AP - Friedland and Relyea Chapter 5
ecosystem diversity
species diversity
genetic diversity
species richness
the measure of the variety of ecosystems within a region
the measure of the variety of species within an ecosystem
the measure of the variety of genes within a species
the number of species in a given area
ecosystem diversity
the measure of the variety of ecosystems within a region
species diversity
the measure of the variety of species within an ecosystem
Environmental Science for AP - Friedland and Relyea Chapter 5
ecosystem diversity
species diversity
genetic diversity
species richness
the measure of the variety of ecosystems within a region
the measure of the variety of species within an ecosystem
the measure of the variety of genes within a species
the number of species in a given area
ecosystem diversity
the measure of the variety of ecosystems within a region
species diversity
the measure of the variety of species within an ecosystem
24 terms
AP Environmental Science CH. 5
Interspecific Competition
Predation
Parasitism
Mutualism
Attempts by members of two or more species to use the same li…
Interaction in which an organism of one species (the predator…
Interaction between species in which one organism, called the…
Type of species interaction in which both participating speci…
Interspecific Competition
Attempts by members of two or more species to use the same li…
Predation
Interaction in which an organism of one species (the predator…
35 terms
AP Environmental Science Chapter 5 (Evolution of Biodiversity)
Ecosystem Diversity
Species Diversity
Genetic Diversity
Species Richness
Variety of ecosystems within a region
The variety of species within a region
Variety of genes within a given species
Number of species in a given area. (Pond, Canopy of a tree, e…
Ecosystem Diversity
Variety of ecosystems within a region
Species Diversity
The variety of species within a region
36 terms
Environmental Science for AP - Friedland and Relyea Chapter 5
ecosystem diversity
species diversity
genetic diversity
species richness
the measure of the variety of ecosystems within a region
the measure of the variety of species within an ecosystem
the measure of the variety of genes within a species
the number of species in a given area
ecosystem diversity
the measure of the variety of ecosystems within a region
species diversity
the measure of the variety of species within an ecosystem
61 terms
AP Environmental Science 5 - CISH
Interspecific Competition
Predation
Parasitism
Mutualism
When members of two or more species interact to gain access t…
When a member of one species feeds directly on all or part of…
When one organism feeds on another organism, usually by livin…
An interaction that benefits both species by providing each w…
Interspecific Competition
When members of two or more species interact to gain access t…
Predation
When a member of one species feeds directly on all or part of…
AP Environmental Science Chapter 5
Positive vs. Negative Feedback Loop
Homeostasis
Runoff
Eutrophication
Feedback loops are systems that have their output as their in…
Tendency a system has to maintain internal conditions
Flow of water that that goes into other water systems.
...
Positive vs. Negative Feedback Loop
Feedback loops are systems that have their output as their in…
Homeostasis
Tendency a system has to maintain internal conditions
42 terms
AP Environmental Science: Chapter 5
interspecific competition
predation
parasitism
mutualism
This occurs when members of two or more species interact to g…
This occurs when a member of one species feeds directly on al…
This occurs when one organism feeds on another organism, usua…
It is an interaction that benefits both species by providing…
interspecific competition
This occurs when members of two or more species interact to g…
predation
This occurs when a member of one species feeds directly on al…
36 terms
Environmental Science for AP* Chapter 5
ecosystem diversity
species diversity
genetic diversity
species richness
the measure of the variety of ecosystems within a region
the measure of the variety of species within an ecosystem
the measure of the variety of genes within a species
the number of species in a given area
ecosystem diversity
the measure of the variety of ecosystems within a region
species diversity
the measure of the variety of species within an ecosystem
21 terms
AP Environmental Science Chapter 5
Positive vs Negative Feedback Loop ( +…
Homeostasis
Runoff
Eutrophication
Negative Feedback Loop - Output that results from a system mo…
The tendency of a system to maintain constant or stable inter…
Precipitation that flows over land and enters waterways
The process of nutrient overenrichment, blooms of algae, incr…
Positive vs Negative Feedback Loop ( +…
Negative Feedback Loop - Output that results from a system mo…
Homeostasis
The tendency of a system to maintain constant or stable inter…
AP Environmental Science: Chapter 5
interspecific competition
predation
parasitism
mutualism
This occurs when members of two or more species interact to g…
This occurs when a member of one species feeds directly on al…
This occurs when one organism feeds on another organism, usua…
It is an interaction that benefits both species by providing…
interspecific competition
This occurs when members of two or more species interact to g…
predation
This occurs when a member of one species feeds directly on al…
AP Environmental Science Chapter 4&5
Climate
Layers of Atmosphere
Troposphere
Stratosphere
Average weather that occurs in a region over a long period.
Most of the N2, O2 and H2O vapor is here. Densest Layer of At…
Less dense. Ozone is formed here. Blocks UV radiation. Absorb…
Climate
Average weather that occurs in a region over a long period.
Layers of Atmosphere
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AP Environmental Science Chapter 4
Climate
Layers of Atmosphere
Troposphere
Stratosphere
Average weather that occurs in a region over a long period.
Most of the N2, O2 and H2O vapor is here. Densest Layer of At…
Less dense. Ozone is formed here. Blocks UV radiation
Climate
Average weather that occurs in a region over a long period.
Layers of Atmosphere
94 terms
AP Environmental Science Chapter 5
Biotic
Abiotic
Biogeochemical Cycles
Reservoir
Living organism
Nonliving organism
Cycles that move through the Environment (Water cycle)
Place where nutrients sit for a long time
Biotic
Living organism
Abiotic
Nonliving organism
33 terms
AP Environmental Science Chapter 5
Species Richness
Species Eveness
Phylogeny
Roughly ten million
The number of species in a given area
The relative proportion of individuals within the different s…
The branching pattern of evolutionary relationships
How many species are there estimated to be today?
Species Richness
The number of species in a given area
Species Eveness
The relative proportion of individuals within the different s…
52 terms
AP Environmental Science: Chapter 8
Core
Mantle
Magma
Asthenosphere
the innermost zone of Earth's interior, composed mostly of ir…
the layer of Earth above the core, containing magma.
molten rock
the layer of Earth located in the outer part of the mantle, c…
Core
the innermost zone of Earth's interior, composed mostly of ir…
Mantle
the layer of Earth above the core, containing magma.
45 terms
AP Environmental Science Chapter 3
Biosphere
Producer
Photosynthesis
Cellular respiration
The region of our planet where life resides, the combination…
An organism that uses the energy of the Sun to produce usable…
The process by which producers use solar energy to convert ca…
The process by which cells unlock the energy of chemical comp…
Biosphere
The region of our planet where life resides, the combination…
Producer
An organism that uses the energy of the Sun to produce usable…
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AP Environmental Science Unit 5
undernutrition
malnourished
overnutrition
reasons for undernutrition and malnutr…
not consuming enough calories
not consuming correct balance of proteins, carbohydrates, vit…
too many calories and improper foods that causes a person to…
poverty, political factors, economic factors, agriculture bei…
undernutrition
not consuming enough calories
malnourished
not consuming correct balance of proteins, carbohydrates, vit…
34 terms
AP Environmental Science Chapter 5
Adaptations
Allopatric Speciation
Bottleneck Effect
Distribution
Traits that improve a species fitness... EX: Giraffes' long neck…
The process of speciation that occurs with geographic isolation
A reduction in the genetic diversity of a population caused b…
Areas in the world in which a species lives
Adaptations
Traits that improve a species fitness... EX: Giraffes' long neck…
Allopatric Speciation
The process of speciation that occurs with geographic isolation
34 terms
AP Environmental Science Chapter 1
Environment
Environmental Science
System
Ecosystem
a sum of all the conditions surrounding us that influence life.
the field that looks at interactions among humans and nature.
a set of interacting components that influence one another by…
the living and non-living components of a particular place on…
Environment
a sum of all the conditions surrounding us that influence life.
Environmental Science
the field that looks at interactions among humans and nature.
56 terms
Chapter 5: AP Environmental Science
Watershed
Hypoxia
Feedback Loop
Negative Feedback Loop
the entire area of land from which water drains into a given…
the condition of extremely low dissolved oxygen concentration…
a circular process in which a systems output serves as input…
a feedback loop in which output of one type of input that mov…
Watershed
the entire area of land from which water drains into a given…
Hypoxia
the condition of extremely low dissolved oxygen concentration…
22 terms
AP Environmental Science Chapter 5
Mutualism
Parasitism
Commensalism
Pioneer species
Type of species interaction in which both participating speci…
Interaction between species in which one organism preys on an…
An interaction between organisms of different species in whic…
First hardy species that begin colonizing a site as the first…
Mutualism
Type of species interaction in which both participating speci…
Parasitism
Interaction between species in which one organism preys on an…
36 terms
AP Environmental Science Chapter 5
Biogeochemical Cycles
Combustion
Nitrogen Fixation
Assimilation
The process by which matter cycles from the living world to t…
The process of burning by which organic molecules are rapidly…
The conversion of atmospheric nitrogen to ammonia by nitrogen…
The incorporation of a substance into the cells of an organism.
Biogeochemical Cycles
The process by which matter cycles from the living world to t…
Combustion
The process of burning by which organic molecules are rapidly…
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