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Biology Chapter 4 Ecosystems and Communities
weather
climate
microclimate
greenhouse effect
Day-to-day conditions of Earth's atmosphere
Average year-after-year patterns of temperature and precipita…
Environmental conditions within a small area that differs sig…
Situation in which heat is retained in Earth's atmosphere due…
weather
Day-to-day conditions of Earth's atmosphere
climate
Average year-after-year patterns of temperature and precipita…
39 terms
Biology: Chapter 4 Ecosystems and Communities
weather
climate
microclimate
greenhouse effect
Day-to-day conditions of Earth's atmosphere
Average year-after-year patterns of temperature and precipita…
Environmental conditions within a small area that differs sig…
Situation in which heat is retained in Earth's atmosphere due…
weather
Day-to-day conditions of Earth's atmosphere
climate
Average year-after-year patterns of temperature and precipita…
Biology Chapter 4 Ecosystems and Communities
weather
climate
microclimate
greenhouse effect
Day-to-day conditions of Earth's atmosphere
Average year-after-year patterns of temperature and precipita…
Environmental conditions within a small area that differs sig…
Situation in which heat is retained in Earth's atmosphere due…
weather
Day-to-day conditions of Earth's atmosphere
climate
Average year-after-year patterns of temperature and precipita…
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Biology Chapter 4: Ecosystems and Communities
weather
climate
greenhouse effect
polar zones
Condition of the atmosphere at a specific time and place
Overall weather in an area over a long period of time
Natural situation in which heat is retained in Earth's atmosp…
cold areas where the sun's rays strike Earth at a very low an…
weather
Condition of the atmosphere at a specific time and place
climate
Overall weather in an area over a long period of time
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Biology Chapter 4 Ecosystems and Communities
Weather
Climate
Biome
Microclimate
The day-to-day condition of Earth's atmosphere at a certain t…
The average yearly condition of temperature and precipitation…
A group of land communities that covers a large area and has…
A small area where the climate differs from that of the surro…
Weather
The day-to-day condition of Earth's atmosphere at a certain t…
Climate
The average yearly condition of temperature and precipitation…
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Biology Chapter 4: Ecosystems and Communities
Weather
Climate
Microclimate
What factors determine global climate?
is the day-to-day condition involving temperature, precipitat…
refers to average conditions over long periods. A region's cl…
A microclimate is a local atmospheric zone where the climate…
Global climate is shaped by many factors, including solar ene…
Weather
is the day-to-day condition involving temperature, precipitat…
Climate
refers to average conditions over long periods. A region's cl…
Biology Chapter 4: Ecosystems and Communities
weather
climate
greenhouse effect
polar zones
Condition of the atmosphere at a specific time and place
Overall weather in an area over a long period of time
Natural situation in which heat is retained in Earth's atmosp…
cold areas where the sun's rays strike Earth at a very low an…
weather
Condition of the atmosphere at a specific time and place
climate
Overall weather in an area over a long period of time
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Biology Chapter 4 Ecosystems and Communities
weather
climate
microclimate
greenhouse effect
Day-to-day conditions of Earth's atmosphere
Average year-after-year patterns of temperature and precipita…
Environmental conditions within a small area that differs sig…
Situation in which heat is retained in Earth's atmosphere due…
weather
Day-to-day conditions of Earth's atmosphere
climate
Average year-after-year patterns of temperature and precipita…
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Biology Chapter 4 Ecosystems and Communities
Climate/Weather
Greenhouse Effect
Habitat
Niche
How the overall condition of earth's atmosphere acts.
As the sun hits our atmosphere, the sun warms up the inside o…
Natural home or environment of an organism.
A position or role taken by a kind of organism within its com…
Climate/Weather
How the overall condition of earth's atmosphere acts.
Greenhouse Effect
As the sun hits our atmosphere, the sun warms up the inside o…
33 terms
Biology Chapter 4 - Ecosystems and Communities
weather
climate
microclimate
greenhouse effect
Day-to-day conditions of the atmosphere, including temperatur…
Average year-to-year conditions of temperature and precipitat…
Environmental conditions within a small area that differs sig…
The process in which certain gases (carbon dioxide, methane,…
weather
Day-to-day conditions of the atmosphere, including temperatur…
climate
Average year-to-year conditions of temperature and precipitat…
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Biology Chapter 4 Ecosystems & Communities
canopy
tolerance
parasitism
symbiosis
dense covering formed by leafy tops of tall trees
ability of an organism to survive & reproduce under circumsta…
one organism benefits and the other is harmed; occurs slowly
any relationship in which 2 species live closely together
canopy
dense covering formed by leafy tops of tall trees
tolerance
ability of an organism to survive & reproduce under circumsta…
50 terms
Honors Biology Chapter 4 - Ecosystems and Communities
Weather
Climate
Microclimates
Global climate Change
The Day-to-Day conditions of earths atmosphere
The average conditions over long periods of time. A regions c…
Environmental conditions that can vary over small distances c…
Solar energy trapped in the biosphere, latitude and the trans…
Weather
The Day-to-Day conditions of earths atmosphere
Climate
The average conditions over long periods of time. A regions c…
50 terms
Miller and Levine Biology - Chapter 4 - Ecosystems and Communities
Weather
Climate
Microclimates
Global climate Change
The Day-to-Day conditions of earths atmosphere
The average conditions over long periods of time. A regions c…
Environmental conditions that can vary over small distances c…
Solar energy trapped in the biosphere, latitude and the trans…
Weather
The Day-to-Day conditions of earths atmosphere
Climate
The average conditions over long periods of time. A regions c…
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Miller & Levine Biology Chapter 4 Ecosystems and Communities
weather (4.1- 87)
climate (4.1-87)
microclimate
greenhouse effect (4.1-87)
condition of earth's atmosphere at a particular time and place
the average weather conditions in an area over a long period…
Climate within a small area that differs significantly from t…
The process by which heat is trapped in the atmosphere by wat…
weather (4.1- 87)
condition of earth's atmosphere at a particular time and place
climate (4.1-87)
the average weather conditions in an area over a long period…
Biology Chapter 4 Ecosystems and Communities
weather
climate
microclimate
greenhouse effect
Day-to-day conditions of Earth's atmosphere
Average year-after-year patterns of temperature and precipita…
Environmental conditions within a small area that differs sig…
Situation in which heat is retained in Earth's atmosphere due…
weather
Day-to-day conditions of Earth's atmosphere
climate
Average year-after-year patterns of temperature and precipita…
Chapter 4 Biology Ecosystems and Communities
Climate
Microclimates
Greenhouse Effect
Habitat
Climate refers to average conditions over long periods of time.
Microclimates is environmental conditions within a small area…
Greenhouse gases act like the glass in a greenhouse. The glas…
A habitat is the general place where organisms live.
Climate
Climate refers to average conditions over long periods of time.
Microclimates
Microclimates is environmental conditions within a small area…
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Biology Chapter 4 Ecosystems and Communities
weather
climate
microclimate
greenhouse effect
Day-to-day conditions of Earth's atmosphere
Average year-after-year patterns of temperature and precipita…
Environmental conditions within a small area that differs sig…
Situation in which heat is retained in Earth's atmosphere due…
weather
Day-to-day conditions of Earth's atmosphere
climate
Average year-after-year patterns of temperature and precipita…
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Biology Chapter 4:Ecosystems and Communities
ecosystems
greenhouse effect
Methane
Climate zones
climate impacts the adaptations organisms have, shaping _____…
the natural situation in which het is retained in earth's atm…
Atmospheric gases that trap the heat energy of sunlight and m…
Differences in latitude and heating angles, the earth is divi…
ecosystems
climate impacts the adaptations organisms have, shaping _____…
greenhouse effect
the natural situation in which het is retained in earth's atm…
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Biology chapter 4 Ecosystems and Communities
Weather
Climate
Microclimate
Carbon dioxide, methane, and water vapor
Day to day conditions involving temperature, precipitation, w…
Average conditions year after year patterns of temperature an…
Environmental conditions that vary over SMALL
Greenhouse gases
Weather
Day to day conditions involving temperature, precipitation, w…
Climate
Average conditions year after year patterns of temperature an…
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Miller and Levine Biology - Chapter 4 - Ecosystems and Communities
Weather
Climate
Microclimates
Global climate Change
The Day-to-Day conditions of earths atmosphere
The average conditions over long periods of time. A regions c…
Environmental conditions that can vary over small distances c…
Solar energy trapped in the biosphere, latitude and the trans…
Weather
The Day-to-Day conditions of earths atmosphere
Climate
The average conditions over long periods of time. A regions c…
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Biology chapter 4 ecosystems and communities
Weather
Climate
Microclimate
Niche
The conditions (temperature, precipitation) of the atmosphere…
the average conditions of temperature and precipitation in a…
a small area that has different environmental conditions than…
Way of life
Weather
The conditions (temperature, precipitation) of the atmosphere…
Climate
the average conditions of temperature and precipitation in a…
Biology Chapter 4: Ecosystems and Communities
weather
climate
greenhouse effect
polar zones
Condition of the atmosphere at a specific time and place
Overall weather in an area over a long period of time
Natural situation in which heat is retained in Earth's atmosp…
cold areas where the sun's rays strike Earth at a very low an…
weather
Condition of the atmosphere at a specific time and place
climate
Overall weather in an area over a long period of time
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Miller & Levine Biology Chapter 4 Ecosystems and Communities
weather
climate
greenhouse effect
habitat
day-to-day condition of the atmosphere, including temperature…
average year-to-year conditions of temperature and precipitat…
process in which certain gases trap sunlight energy in Earth'…
area where an organism lives, including the biotic and abioti…
weather
day-to-day condition of the atmosphere, including temperature…
climate
average year-to-year conditions of temperature and precipitat…
33 terms
Chapter 4 Biology- Ecosystems and Communities
weather
climate
microclimate
greenhouse effect
the day-to-day conditions of Earth's atmosphere
the average conditions over long periods (defined by year-aft…
environmental conditions within a small area that differs sig…
functioning like glass in a greenhouse, carbon dioxide, metha…
weather
the day-to-day conditions of Earth's atmosphere
climate
the average conditions over long periods (defined by year-aft…
Chapter 4 Biology: Ecosystems and Communities
Weather
Climate
Carbon dioxide, methane, water vapor,…
Greenhouse gases
Day-to-day condition of Earth's atmosphere at a particular pl…
Year after year conditions of temperature and precipitation a…
What gases trap heat energy and maintain Earth's temperature…
Trap and retains heat from the sun and a phenomenon known as…
Weather
Day-to-day condition of Earth's atmosphere at a particular pl…
Climate
Year after year conditions of temperature and precipitation a…
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Biology Chapter 4: Ecosystems and Communities
habitat
niche
resource
competitive exclusion
A place where organisms live
Full range of physical and biological conditions in which an…
Any necessity of life, such as water, nutrients, light, food,…
Ecological rule that states that no two species can occupy th…
habitat
A place where organisms live
niche
Full range of physical and biological conditions in which an…
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Biology - Chapter 4 - Ecosystems and Communities
weather
climate
microclimate
greenhouse effect
day-to-day conditions of the atmosphere, including temperatur…
average year-to-year conditions of temperature and precipitat…
environment conditions within a small area that differs signi…
process is which certain gases (carbon dioxide, methane, and…
weather
day-to-day conditions of the atmosphere, including temperatur…
climate
average year-to-year conditions of temperature and precipitat…
UCHS Biology Chapter 4 Ecosystems/communities
Biotic
Abiotic
Ecosystem
Communities
Describes living factors in the environment
Any nonliving component of an environment
A community plus it's abiotic factors (weather, elevation, so…
Communities are groups of populations living in the same plac…
Biotic
Describes living factors in the environment
Abiotic
Any nonliving component of an environment
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Biology - Chapter 4: Ecosystems and Communities
Why are there so many different biomes?
Greenhouse Effect
Tolerance
Habitat
Sections of the Earth have different climates due to the diff…
The energy from the sun travels around the Earth and traps gr…
Ability to survive and reproduce under a range of conditions.
The part of the environment where an organisms lives.
Why are there so many different biomes?
Sections of the Earth have different climates due to the diff…
Greenhouse Effect
The energy from the sun travels around the Earth and traps gr…
Biology - Chapter 4 - Ecosystems and Communities
Weather
Climate
Microclimates
Global climate
The Day-to-Day conditions of earths atmosphere
The average conditions over long periods of time. A regions c…
Environmental conditions that can vary over small distances c…
Solar energy trapped in the biosphere, latitude and the trans…
Weather
The Day-to-Day conditions of earths atmosphere
Climate
The average conditions over long periods of time. A regions c…
Biology: Chapter 4, Ecosystems and Communities
What is an estuary?
Habitat
Niche
2 examples of parasitism
the tidal mouth of a large river, where the tide meets the st…
Place where an organism lives
Full range of physical and biological conditions in which an…
ticks, fleas
What is an estuary?
the tidal mouth of a large river, where the tide meets the st…
Habitat
Place where an organism lives
Biology Chapter 4: Ecosystems and Communities
How does the greenhouse effect maintai…
What are Earth's three main climate zo…
Why are there climate zones?
Weather
Carbon Dioxide (CO2), water vapor, and a few other atmospheri…
The three main climate zones are polar, temperate, and tropic…
There are climate zones as a result of differences in latitud…
Condition of earths atmosphere at a particular time and place
How does the greenhouse effect maintai…
Carbon Dioxide (CO2), water vapor, and a few other atmospheri…
What are Earth's three main climate zo…
The three main climate zones are polar, temperate, and tropic…
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Biology Chapter 4 Ecosystems and Communities
weather
climate
greenhouse effect
polar zone
condition of Earth's atmosphere at a particular time and place
average, year-after-year conditions of temperature and precip…
natural situation in which heat is retained in Earth's atmosp…
cold climate zone where the sun's rays strike Earth at a very…
weather
condition of Earth's atmosphere at a particular time and place
climate
average, year-after-year conditions of temperature and precip…
Biology: Chapter 4 Ecosystems and Communities
weather
climate
microclimate
greenhouse effect
the day-to-day condition of Earth's atmosphere
average conditions over long periods
environmental conditions can vary over small distances
greenhouse gases, function like glass in a greenhouse, allowi…
weather
the day-to-day condition of Earth's atmosphere
climate
average conditions over long periods
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Miller & Levine Biology Chapter 4 Ecosystems and Communities
weather (4.1- 87)
climate (4.1-87)
microclimate
greenhouse effect (4.1-87)
condition of earth's atmosphere at a particular time and place
the average weather conditions in an area over a long period…
Climate within a small area that differs significantly from t…
The process by which heat is trapped in the atmosphere by wat…
weather (4.1- 87)
condition of earth's atmosphere at a particular time and place
climate (4.1-87)
the average weather conditions in an area over a long period…
44 terms
Miller and Levine Biology - Chapter 4 - Ecosystems and Communities
Weather
Climate
Microclimates
Global climate Change
The Day-to-Day conditions of earths atmosphere
The average conditions over long periods of time. A regions c…
Environmental conditions that can vary over small distances c…
Solar energy trapped in the biosphere, latitude and the trans…
Weather
The Day-to-Day conditions of earths atmosphere
Climate
The average conditions over long periods of time. A regions c…
46 terms
Miller and Levine Biology Chapter 4: Ecosystems and Communities
Weather
Climate
Climate's Causes
The Greenhouse Effect
The day-to-day condition of Earth's atmosphere at a particula…
Refers to the average, year-to-year conditions of temperature…
Caused by the trapping of heat in the atmosphere, the latitud…
The natural situation in which heat is retained by this layer…
Weather
The day-to-day condition of Earth's atmosphere at a particula…
Climate
Refers to the average, year-to-year conditions of temperature…
42 terms
Biology Chapter 4: Ecosystems and Communities
weather
climate
greenhouse effect
polar zones
Condition of the atmosphere at a specific time and place
average, year-after-year conditions of temperature and precip…
Natural situation in which heat is retained in Earth's atmosp…
cold areas where the sun's rays strike Earth at a very low an…
weather
Condition of the atmosphere at a specific time and place
climate
average, year-after-year conditions of temperature and precip…
Biology: Chapter 4 Ecosystems and Communities w/ Images
Weather
Climate
Greenhouse effect
Tolerance
day-to-day conditions of the atmosphere, including temperatur…
average year-to-year conditions of temperature and precipitat…
process in which certain gases (carbon dioxide, methane, and…
ability of an organism to survive and reproduce under a range…
Weather
day-to-day conditions of the atmosphere, including temperatur…
Climate
average year-to-year conditions of temperature and precipitat…
47 terms
Chapter 4: Ecosystems and Communities - Biology
weather
climate
microclimate
greenhouse effect
the day-to-day conditions of Earth's atmosphere
refers to average conditions over long periods
environmental conditions within a small area that differs sig…
process in which certain gases (carbon dioxide, methane, and…
weather
the day-to-day conditions of Earth's atmosphere
climate
refers to average conditions over long periods
32 terms
Biology Chapter 4 Ecosystems and Communities
Weather
Climate
Microclimates
Greenhouse effects
Is the condition of Earth's atmosphere at aparticular time an…
Is the average condition of temperature and precipitation in…
Is a local atmospheric zone where the climate difffers from t…
Is the trapping of heat by gases in the atmosphere
Weather
Is the condition of Earth's atmosphere at aparticular time an…
Climate
Is the average condition of temperature and precipitation in…
46 terms
Biology Chapter 4: Ecosystems and Communities
weather
climate
greenhouse effect
polar zones
Condition of the atmosphere at a specific time and place
Overall weather in an area over a long period of time
Natural situation in which heat is retained in Earth's atmosp…
cold areas where the sun's rays strike Earth at a very low an…
weather
Condition of the atmosphere at a specific time and place
climate
Overall weather in an area over a long period of time
46 terms
Biology Chapter 4: Ecosystems and Communities
weather
climate
greenhouse effect
polar zones
Condition of the atmosphere at a specific time and place
Overall weather in an area over a long period of time
Natural situation in which heat is retained in Earth's atmosp…
cold areas where the sun's rays strike Earth at a very low an…
weather
Condition of the atmosphere at a specific time and place
climate
Overall weather in an area over a long period of time
46 terms
Biology Chapter 4: Ecosystems and Communities
weather
climate
greenhouse effect
polar zones
Condition of the atmosphere at a specific time and place
Overall weather in an area over a long period of time
Natural situation in which heat is retained in Earth's atmosp…
cold areas where the sun's rays strike Earth at a very low an…
weather
Condition of the atmosphere at a specific time and place
climate
Overall weather in an area over a long period of time
46 terms
Biology Chapter 4: Ecosystems and Communities
weather
climate
greenhouse effect
polar zones
Condition of the atmosphere at a specific time and place
Overall weather in an area over a long period of time
Natural situation in which heat is retained in Earth's atmosp…
cold areas where the sun's rays strike Earth at a very low an…
weather
Condition of the atmosphere at a specific time and place
climate
Overall weather in an area over a long period of time
33 terms
Chapter 4 -Ecosystems and Communities Biology
Weather
Climate
Microclimate
Greenhouse Effect
The condition of Earth's atmosphere at a particular time and…
Overall weather in an area over a long period of time
Climate within a small area that differs significantly from t…
Natural situation in which heat is retained in Earth's atmosp…
Weather
The condition of Earth's atmosphere at a particular time and…
Climate
Overall weather in an area over a long period of time
46 terms
Biology Chapter 4: Ecosystems and Communities
weather
climate
greenhouse effect
polar zones
Condition of the atmosphere at a specific time and place
Overall weather in an area over a long period of time
Natural situation in which heat is retained in Earth's atmosp…
cold areas where the sun's rays strike Earth at a very low an…
weather
Condition of the atmosphere at a specific time and place
climate
Overall weather in an area over a long period of time
59 terms
Miller and Levine Biology - Chapter 4 - Ecosystems and Communities
Weather
Climate
Microclimates
Global climate
The Day-to-Day conditions of earths atmosphere
The average conditions over long periods of time. A regions c…
Environmental conditions that can vary over small distances c…
Solar energy trapped in the biosphere, latitude and the trans…
Weather
The Day-to-Day conditions of earths atmosphere
Climate
The average conditions over long periods of time. A regions c…
Biology Chapter 4 Ecosystems and Communities
weather
climate
microclimate
greenhouse gases
day-to-day condition of Earth's atmosphere
average conditions over long periods; year-to-year patterns o…
environmental conditions within a small area that differs sig…
carbon dioxide, methane, water vapor; if concentrations rise,…
weather
day-to-day condition of Earth's atmosphere
climate
average conditions over long periods; year-to-year patterns o…
63 terms
Miller and Levine Biology - Chapter 4 - Ecosystems and Communities
Weather
Climate
Microclimates
Global climate
The Day-to-Day conditions of earths atmosphere
The average conditions over long periods of time. A regions c…
Environmental conditions that can vary over small distances c…
Solar energy trapped in the biosphere, latitude and the trans…
Weather
The Day-to-Day conditions of earths atmosphere
Climate
The average conditions over long periods of time. A regions c…
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