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Biology 20 - Alberta
Biomes
Bioaccumulation
Pyramid of numbers
Infiltration
Grassland, desert, rainforest, temperate deciduos forest, shr…
Increased concentration of toxins at higher levels of the foo…
Tells you the number of organisms at each trophic level in an…
Water soaking into soil to become part of the water table.
Biomes
Grassland, desert, rainforest, temperate deciduos forest, shr…
Bioaccumulation
Increased concentration of toxins at higher levels of the foo…
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Alberta Biology 20 - Cellular Respiration
Glycolysis converts 1 glucose molecule…
Glycolysis is a process that converts…
How many carbon molecules are in gluco…
What is chemical compound for glucose?
2
glucose
6
C6 H12 O6
Glycolysis converts 1 glucose molecule…
2
Glycolysis is a process that converts…
glucose
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Biology 20 Digestive System, Alberta
Ingestion
Digestion
Absorption
Egestion
Intake of food
Breakdown of food
Transportation of nutrients into the bloodstream
Removal of waste
Ingestion
Intake of food
Digestion
Breakdown of food
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Alberta Bio 20 AP Ecosystem terms
Dynamic Equilibrium
Biosphere
Biotic
Abiotic
Any system that constantly changes but, in which, the compone…
The narrow zone around Earth that supports living things
Any component of the atmosphere that is living
Any component of the atmosphere that is non-living
Dynamic Equilibrium
Any system that constantly changes but, in which, the compone…
Biosphere
The narrow zone around Earth that supports living things
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Alberta Biology 20 - Cellular Respiration
Glycolysis converts 1 glucose molecule…
Glycolysis is a process that converts…
How many carbon molecules are in gluco…
What is chemical compound for glucose?
2
glucose
6
C6 H12 O6
Glycolysis converts 1 glucose molecule…
2
Glycolysis is a process that converts…
glucose
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Biology 20 Final Exam (Alberta)
Neutrophils
Basophils
Eosinophils
Monocytes
White blood Cell (granulocyte), sphirical, multilobed nuceli,…
White Blood Cell (granulocyte), sphirical, lobed nuclei, irre…
White Blood Cell (granulocyte), sphirical, bilobed nuceli, gr…
White Blood Cell, Can leave blood stream, further specialize…
Neutrophils
White blood Cell (granulocyte), sphirical, multilobed nuceli,…
Basophils
White Blood Cell (granulocyte), sphirical, lobed nuclei, irre…
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Biology 20 Digestive System Vocab, Alberta
Ingestion
Digestion
Absorption
Egestion
Intake of food
Breakdown of food
Transportation of nutrients into the bloodstream
Removal of waste
Ingestion
Intake of food
Digestion
Breakdown of food
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Biology 20 Chapter 9: The Excretory System Notes (Alberta, Canada Curriculum)
The Importance of Kidneys
• Many of the simple compounds can be…
• The liver then combines this ammonia…
Excretion of Wastes
• Our body's cells break down complex compounds into simpler…
• The liver removes an amine group from amine, forming ammonia
• The kidneys then filter the urea and uric acid from the blood
• Excretion is the process of separating wastes from the body…
The Importance of Kidneys
• Our body's cells break down complex compounds into simpler…
• Many of the simple compounds can be…
• The liver removes an amine group from amine, forming ammonia
DE Biology - Chapter 20 (ecosystems)
intertidal region
estuaries
open sea surface
thermal stratification
exposed to air when tides recede
places where saltwater and freshwater mix, very fertile
gets light, plankton located here
larger lakes have different layers of water at different temp…
intertidal region
exposed to air when tides recede
estuaries
places where saltwater and freshwater mix, very fertile
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Biology, Ch 20, Communities & Ecosystems
Abiotic reservoir
Biodiversity
Biodiversity hotspots
Biogeochemical cycles
The part of an ecosystem where a chemical, such as carbon or…
The variety of living things... includes:... - genetic diversity... -…
A small geographic area that contains a large number of threa…
Any of the various chemical circuits occurring in an ecosyste…
Abiotic reservoir
The part of an ecosystem where a chemical, such as carbon or…
Biodiversity
The variety of living things... includes:... - genetic diversity... -…
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Biology 20: Ecosystems and population change.
Biotic
Abiotic
Species
Population
living organisms in an ecosystem. Ex; Plant, birds, grass etc…
Non-living thing in an ecosystem. Ex; Rocks, air, soil etc....
Organism that are able to breed with each other and produce f…
A group of individuals of the same species living in the same…
Biotic
living organisms in an ecosystem. Ex; Plant, birds, grass etc…
Abiotic
Non-living thing in an ecosystem. Ex; Rocks, air, soil etc....
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Biology Chapter 20: Communities and Ecosystems
ecosystem services
community
interspecies interactions
interspecies competition
Functions performed by the ecosystem that directly or indirec…
An assemblage of all the organisms living together and potent…
Any interaction between members of different species
Competition between individual of the same species for limite…
ecosystem services
Functions performed by the ecosystem that directly or indirec…
community
An assemblage of all the organisms living together and potent…
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Biology 20 - Ecosystems and Their Diversity
Define species?
Define population?
Define communities?
What might influence the structure of…
Organisms that are able to breed with one another and produce…
A group of individuals of the same species living in a specif…
Populations of different species interact with one another as…
Competition between individuals of the same species in differ…
Define species?
Organisms that are able to breed with one another and produce…
Define population?
A group of individuals of the same species living in a specif…
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Biology 20: Unit 3 Ecosystems and Population Change
Ecosystem
Ecotone
Ecology
Niche
a community and its physical and chemical environment
a transition area between ecosystems
the study of interactions between organisms and their living…
an organisms role in an ecosystem, consisting of its place in…
Ecosystem
a community and its physical and chemical environment
Ecotone
a transition area between ecosystems
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Campbell Essential Biology; Ch. 20 Communities & Ecosystems
Biodiversity
Causes of Declining Biodiversity... 1.) H…
2.) Invasive species
More on Invasive species
All the variety of life... 1.) Genetic diversity... 2.) Species div…
a.) Urban development... b.) Agriculture... c.) Logging... d.) Mining
non-native spp that has spread far beyond its original point…
a.) Number over 50,000 in the US... b.) Costs $130 billion/yr. i…
Biodiversity
All the variety of life... 1.) Genetic diversity... 2.) Species div…
Causes of Declining Biodiversity... 1.) H…
a.) Urban development... b.) Agriculture... c.) Logging... d.) Mining
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biology 1101: Ecosystems chapt. 20 Kanak
healthy ecosystems resources
healthy ecosystem services
ecosystem diversity
energy-unidirectional
water, wood, and fish
recycling nutrients, preventing erosion and mudslides, contro…
(includes Biotic & Abiotic factors) complex network of intera…
eventually, energy is converted to heat that is given off to…
healthy ecosystems resources
water, wood, and fish
healthy ecosystem services
recycling nutrients, preventing erosion and mudslides, contro…
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Campbell Essential Biology; Ch. 20 Communities & Ecosystems
Biodiversity
Causes of Declining Biodiversity... 1.) H…
2.) Invasive species
More on Invasive species
All the variety of life... 1.) Genetic diversity... 2.) Species div…
a.) Urban development... b.) Agriculture... c.) Logging... d.) Mining
non-native spp that has spread far beyond its original point…
a.) Number over 50,000 in the US... b.) Costs $130 billion/yr. i…
Biodiversity
All the variety of life... 1.) Genetic diversity... 2.) Species div…
Causes of Declining Biodiversity... 1.) H…
a.) Urban development... b.) Agriculture... c.) Logging... d.) Mining
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Biology 20 Ecosystems and Population Change Unit B
Taxonomy
Name the 5 kingdoms of the Linnaean ta…
How are the kingdoms differentiated?
Name the 7 main levels of taxa (struct…
The science of classifying organisms into groups by their com…
Plantae, Animalia, Fungi, Protista, Monera
They are differentiated by modes of nutrition. ... - Plantae cre…
Phylum, Class, Order, Family, Genus, Species ... - each level is…
Taxonomy
The science of classifying organisms into groups by their com…
Name the 5 kingdoms of the Linnaean ta…
Plantae, Animalia, Fungi, Protista, Monera
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Concepts of Biology - Chapter 20: Ecosystems and the Biosphere
abyssal zone
acid rain
algal bloom
apex consumer
the deepest part of the ocean at depths of 4000 m or greater
a corrosive rain caused by rainwater mixing with sulfur dioxi…
a rapid increase of algae in an aquatic system
an organism at the top of the food chain
abyssal zone
the deepest part of the ocean at depths of 4000 m or greater
acid rain
a corrosive rain caused by rainwater mixing with sulfur dioxi…
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Biology 20 Ecosystems and Population Change Unit B
Taxonomy
Name the 5 kingdoms of the Linnaean ta…
How are the kingdoms differentiated?
Name the 7 main levels of taxa (struct…
The science of classifying organisms into groups by their com…
Plantae, Animalia, Fungi, Protista, Monera
They are differentiated by modes of nutrition. ... - Plantae cre…
Phylum, Class, Order, Family, Genus, Species ... - each level is…
Taxonomy
The science of classifying organisms into groups by their com…
Name the 5 kingdoms of the Linnaean ta…
Plantae, Animalia, Fungi, Protista, Monera
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Biology 9 - Chapter 4 - Ecosystems and Communities 2015 (20 Quiz)
weather
climate
greenhouse effect
habitat
day to day conditions of the atmosphere, including temperatur…
average year-to-year conditions of temperature and precipitat…
the process in which certain gases (carbon dioxide, methane,…
area where an organism lives including the biotic and abiotic…
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 20 Unit 2: Ecosystems and Population Change Definitions
Ecology
Species
Population
Community
the study of the interactions between living things and their…
A group of organisms that can interbreed successfully
A group of organisms of the same species populating a given a…
A group of interdependent organisms inhabiting the same regio…
Ecology
the study of the interactions between living things and their…
Species
A group of organisms that can interbreed successfully
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Biology 20: Unit 3 Part 2 Ecosystems and Population Change
Taxonomy
Aristotle's Classification System
Linnaeus' Classification System
Genus
the science of classification
every living thing classified as either animal or plant
created binomial nomenclature genus name and species name... ex.…
the first part of a binomial name ... includes several species
Taxonomy
the science of classification
Aristotle's Classification System
every living thing classified as either animal or plant
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Biology Honors - Chapters 20 & 21 (Community Ecology & Ecosystems)
Community
Predation
Competition
Symbiosis
Group of various species that live in same habitat and intera…
Individual of one species (predator) eats all or part of indi…
Interaction in which two or more species use same limited res…
Close, long-term relationship between two organisms
Community
Group of various species that live in same habitat and intera…
Predation
Individual of one species (predator) eats all or part of indi…
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BIOL 1112 - Test 5 - Ch 20 - Ecosystems and the Biosphere - Glossary Download for free at: http://openstaxcollege.org/textbooks/concepts-of-biology/get
abyssal zone
acid rain
algal bloom
apex consumer
the deepest part of the ocean at depths of 4000 m or greater
a corrosive rain caused by rainwater mixing with sulfur dioxi…
a rapid increase of algae in an aquatic system
an organism at the top of the food chain
abyssal zone
the deepest part of the ocean at depths of 4000 m or greater
acid rain
a corrosive rain caused by rainwater mixing with sulfur dioxi…
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Bio 20 - Chapter 3: Ecosystems & Diversity
Biotic
Abiotic
Species
Population
living things in the environment, ie. humans, trees, fish, ba…
non-living things in the environment
organisms that are able to breed with one another and produce…
a group of individuals of the same species living in a specif…
Biotic
living things in the environment, ie. humans, trees, fish, ba…
Abiotic
non-living things in the environment
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Bio 20: B1 - Characteristics of Ecosystems
ecology
abiotic
biotic
ecotones
the study of the interations between living things and the bi…
non-living
living
the area where two ecosystems meet. Shares some of the charac…
ecology
the study of the interations between living things and the bi…
abiotic
non-living
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Ecosystems and population change Part 1
what limits aquatic ecosystems?
ecotone
biome
problems with Exotic species ( Invasiv…
1.chemical-nutrients, gases, pollutants... 2. temperature & sunl…
A transition area between ecosystems.
A large geographical area with a specific range of temperatur…
-no natural predators... -often do better in the region where th…
what limits aquatic ecosystems?
1.chemical-nutrients, gases, pollutants... 2. temperature & sunl…
ecotone
A transition area between ecosystems.
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Ecosystems
mutualism
symbiosis
commensalism
parasitism
a symbiotic relationship in which both species benefit from t…
any relationship in which two species live closely and interact
occurs when one species benefits from the association while t…
occurs when one organism lives on or inside another organism…
mutualism
a symbiotic relationship in which both species benefit from t…
symbiosis
any relationship in which two species live closely and interact
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Biology 20 Terms Chapter 1
Cellular Respiration
Photosynthesis
Producer
Consumer
process in which, mitochondria in the cells of plants, animal…
process by which plants, algae and some bacteria use the Sun'…
organism that synthesizes its own food from inorganic molecul…
organisms that can't synthesize its own food through photosyn…
Cellular Respiration
process in which, mitochondria in the cells of plants, animal…
Photosynthesis
process by which plants, algae and some bacteria use the Sun'…
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Biology 20 Terms Chapter 3
Biotic
Abiotic
Species
Population
living; refers to living things in the environment, such as h…
non-living; refers to non-living things in the environment, s…
population of organisms capable of inbreeding and producing f…
any group of individuals of the same species living in the sa…
Biotic
living; refers to living things in the environment, such as h…
Abiotic
non-living; refers to non-living things in the environment, s…
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Biology 20 - Ecology and Evolution
Heterotroph
First law of Thermodynamics
Ecosystem
Cellular respiration
An organism that cannot produce its own food.
Energy can not be created or destroyed, only converted from o…
Made up of all of the organisms that live in an area and the…
The energy required to allow organisms to grow and reproduce…
Heterotroph
An organism that cannot produce its own food.
First law of Thermodynamics
Energy can not be created or destroyed, only converted from o…
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Bio 20: Ecosystems and Their Diversity
abiotic + biotic
environment
biotic
abiotic
an organism's environment includes _______________ factors.
refers to everything that affects an organism throughout its…
refers to the LIVING components of an organism's environment.
refers to the NON-LIVING components of an organism's environm…
abiotic + biotic
an organism's environment includes _______________ factors.
environment
refers to everything that affects an organism throughout its…
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Biology 20 - Unit 1 - Chapter 1
Cellular Respiration
Photosynthesis
Producer
Consumer
CHO + Oxygen --> Carbon Dioxide + Water + Energy ... Extended…
Energy + Carbon Dioxide + Water --> CHO + Oxygen .... Extende…
organism that synthesizes its own food from inorganic molecul…
organisms that can't synthesize its own food through photosyn…
Cellular Respiration
CHO + Oxygen --> Carbon Dioxide + Water + Energy ... Extended…
Photosynthesis
Energy + Carbon Dioxide + Water --> CHO + Oxygen .... Extende…
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Biology 20 - Unit 4 - Chapter 3
Biotic
Abiotic
Species
Population
living; refers to living things in the environment, such as h…
non-living; refers to non-living things in the environment, s…
population of organisms capable of inbreeding and producing f…
any group of individuals of the same species living in the sa…
Biotic
living; refers to living things in the environment, such as h…
Abiotic
non-living; refers to non-living things in the environment, s…
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Unit B: Chapter 4 Ecosystems and Population Change
biotic
abiotic
species
population
living factors
non-living factors
one kind of living organism
group of one species of living things in a certain area at a…
biotic
living factors
abiotic
non-living factors
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Biology Section 11.3: Energy Flows
Habitat
Niche
Producers
Consumers
an area in an ecosystem where an organism or species lives
the specific role an organism or species plays within a habitat
a group of organisms that produce their own food through the…
a group of organisms that obtain their nutrients from other o…
Habitat
an area in an ecosystem where an organism or species lives
Niche
the specific role an organism or species plays within a habitat
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Les Ecosystèmes
biotique
abiotique
relation symbiotique
commensalisme
représentent l'ensemble des interactions du vivant sur le viv…
facteurs non-vivant; ils représentent l'ensemble des facteurs…
une association intime, durable et à bénéfice mutuel entre de…
un type d'interaction biologique naturelle et fréquente ou sy…
biotique
représentent l'ensemble des interactions du vivant sur le viv…
abiotique
facteurs non-vivant; ils représentent l'ensemble des facteurs…
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Unit C Ecosystems and Population Change- Part 2 ( Ch. 5)
Binomial nomenclature
Mutation
6 kingdoms system of classification
3 domain system of classification.
two part naming system for organisms. First part - Genus, Sec…
spontaneous change to an organism's DNA via background or exp…
Animalia, plantae, fungi, protista, archabacteria, eubacteria.
Eukarya, bacteria, archea.
Binomial nomenclature
two part naming system for organisms. First part - Genus, Sec…
Mutation
spontaneous change to an organism's DNA via background or exp…
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Bio 20: A1 The biosphere
biotic
abiotic
Biosphere
dynamic equilibrium
the living components of a system
non-living components of a system
the narrow zone around the earth that harbours life
a constantly changing system that maintains a relative balanc…
biotic
the living components of a system
abiotic
non-living components of a system
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Bio 20 - Section 3.3
climate
biome
habitat
range
average weather conditions in a particular region over a peri…
a large geographical region with a specific range of temperat…
a place or area with a particular set of characteristics, bot…
geographical area in which a population or species is found
climate
average weather conditions in a particular region over a peri…
biome
a large geographical region with a specific range of temperat…
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Bio 20-1 Unit C: Ecosystem and Population Change
Ecology
Biodiversity
Ecotones
Niche
The study of interaction between organism and their living an…
The number of different species in an area
A transition area between ecosystems
An organisms role in an ecosystem
Ecology
The study of interaction between organism and their living an…
Biodiversity
The number of different species in an area
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IGCSE Biology - Chapter 20 Organisms and their Environment
Ecology
Habitat
Population
Community
Study of interactions among living things and their surroundi…
The place where an organism lives
A group of organisms of one species interacting together in a…
All of the populations of different species in an ecosystem.
Ecology
Study of interactions among living things and their surroundi…
Habitat
The place where an organism lives
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Ecosystems Bio 20 Midterm
Ecology
Ecological Niche
Biome
Canada's terrestrial ecosystems can be…
Study of how organisms interact with each other
Organism's role in an ecosystem, consisting of its place in t…
Large geographical region with a specific climate, and plants…
Tundra... Taiga (Boreal forest)... Deciduous Forest... Grasslands
Ecology
Study of how organisms interact with each other
Ecological Niche
Organism's role in an ecosystem, consisting of its place in t…
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Chapter 4.1 Keywords
ecology
abiotic factor
biotic factor
ecotone
Scientific study of interactions among organisms and between…
The non-living parts of an ecosystem such as soil, climate an…
A living part of an ecosystem
The transition from one type of habitat or ecosystem to anoth…
ecology
Scientific study of interactions among organisms and between…
abiotic factor
The non-living parts of an ecosystem such as soil, climate an…
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Biology 20 Unit 2 Exam
Ecology
Biotic
Abiotic
Limiting Factor
the study of interactions between organisms and their environ…
Living or biological components. Examples: trees, people, ani…
Nonliving components such as rocks, water, and minerals. Or p…
Any resource or condition that limits the success, distributi…
Ecology
the study of interactions between organisms and their environ…
Biotic
Living or biological components. Examples: trees, people, ani…
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Unit B Keywords
ecology
abiotic factor
biotic factor
ecotone
Scientific study of interactions among organisms and between…
The non-living parts of an ecosystem such as soil, climate an…
A living part of an ecosystem
The transition from one type of habitat or ecosystem to anoth…
ecology
Scientific study of interactions among organisms and between…
abiotic factor
The non-living parts of an ecosystem such as soil, climate an…
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Chapter 4.2 Keywords
biome
canopy
permafrost
muskeg
A group of ecosystems that share similar climates and typical…
upper layer of vegetation in a forest
Ground that is permanently frozen
Poorly drained area, ex. swamp
biome
A group of ecosystems that share similar climates and typical…
canopy
upper layer of vegetation in a forest
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20 Energy Flow in Ecosystems
biotic factors
abiotic factors
ecosystem
population
living things in an environment
non-living things in an environment
made up of living (biotic) and non-living (abiotic) things in…
members of a species within an ecosystem
biotic factors
living things in an environment
abiotic factors
non-living things in an environment
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Biology 20 Unit A Chapter 1
Ecology
Abiotic
Biotic
Organism
The study of the interactions between organisms and their phy…
Non-living element of an ecosystem
Living element of an ecosystem
An individual living system
Ecology
The study of the interactions between organisms and their phy…
Abiotic
Non-living element of an ecosystem
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