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Biology Chapter 3 Ecology
biosphere
species
populations
communities
contains the combined portions of the planet in which all of…
group of organisms so similar to one another they can breed a…
groups of individuals that belong to the same species and liv…
groups of different populations that live together in a defin…
biosphere
contains the combined portions of the planet in which all of…
species
group of organisms so similar to one another they can breed a…
27 terms
Ecology Chapter 3 Biology
Organism
Species
Population
Community
an individual living thing that uses energy, reproduces, resp…
a group of similar organisms that can breed and produce ferti…
group of individuals of the same species that live in the sam…
all living, or biotic, things in an area
Organism
an individual living thing that uses energy, reproduces, resp…
Species
a group of similar organisms that can breed and produce ferti…
47 terms
KS3 Biology - Ecology
What is an adaptation?
What is the environment?
What is a habitat?
What is an organism?
A feature of an organism that allows it to survive in its hab…
The conditions within the habitat.
The place where an organism lives.
A living thing (e.g. plant or animal)
What is an adaptation?
A feature of an organism that allows it to survive in its hab…
What is the environment?
The conditions within the habitat.
29 terms
Biology Chapter 3 Ecology
biosphere
species
populations
communities
contains the combined portions of the planet in which all of…
group of organisms so similar to one another they can breed a…
groups of individuals that belong to the same species and liv…
groups of different populations that live together in a defin…
biosphere
contains the combined portions of the planet in which all of…
species
group of organisms so similar to one another they can breed a…
Biology I - Unit 3 Ecology
abiotic
biotic
Biosphere
Geosphere
The nonliving things of an Ecosystem (water, light, dirt)
The living things of an Ecosystem (animals, plants)
The living organisms of Earth (animals, plants)
The nonliving things of Earth (rocks, dirt)
abiotic
The nonliving things of an Ecosystem (water, light, dirt)
biotic
The living things of an Ecosystem (animals, plants)
20 terms
#3 BIOLOGY ECA Ecology
c) rapid growth
a) birthrate equals the death rate
d) environmental conditions
c) they produce many offspring
c) rapid growth
a) birthrate equals the death rate
Biology: Ch 3 Ecology
Photosynthesis
Chemosynthesis
Population
Community
Conversion of light energy from the sun into chemical energy.
Process by which some organisms, such as certain bacteria, us…
A group of individuals that belong to the same species and li…
A group of interdependent organisms inhabiting the same regio…
Photosynthesis
Conversion of light energy from the sun into chemical energy.
Chemosynthesis
Process by which some organisms, such as certain bacteria, us…
Biology: Chapter 3 Ecology
Ecology
Biosphere
species
population
the scientific study of interactions among organisms and betw…
all life on earth and all parts of the Earth in which life ex…
a group of similar organisms
a group of individuals that are the same species in the same…
Ecology
the scientific study of interactions among organisms and betw…
Biosphere
all life on earth and all parts of the Earth in which life ex…
30 terms
Biology 3 Ecology
Ecology
Biosphere
Biotic Factors
Abiotic Factors
The study of how living things (organisms) interact with thei…
The portion of the earth that supports life. ( from deep in t…
All of the living parts of the environment ( plants, animals,…
The nonliving parts of the environment. ( air, water, weather…
Ecology
The study of how living things (organisms) interact with thei…
Biosphere
The portion of the earth that supports life. ( from deep in t…
Biology Chapter 3! Ecology!
Ecology
Biosphere
Species
Populations
Scientific study of interactions among organisms and between…
Contains combined portions of the planet in which all life ex…
Organisms so similar that they can BREED AND PRODUCE FERTILE…
Groups of individuals in the same species living in one area
Ecology
Scientific study of interactions among organisms and between…
Biosphere
Contains combined portions of the planet in which all life ex…
Biology - Unit 3 - Ecology
Habitat
Niche
Population Density
Clumped Dispersion Pattern
Def: The natural home or environment of an animal, plant, or…
Def: A position or role taken by a kind of organism within it…
Def: Number of individuals per unit area... Ex: A population den…
Def: Individuals are clustered together... Ex: A school of fish
Habitat
Def: The natural home or environment of an animal, plant, or…
Niche
Def: A position or role taken by a kind of organism within it…
Biology- Ecology 4.3
Carbon fixation
pH
Methano Genesis
Calcium Carbonate
Autotrophs convert unusable carbon into other carbon compound…
Indication of acidity based on H+ ions
Process which methane is made.... Methane is made in places in a…
Sediments found in the ocean. e.g. coral, limestone... Lime ston…
Carbon fixation
Autotrophs convert unusable carbon into other carbon compound…
pH
Indication of acidity based on H+ ions
22 terms
WHS Biology Unit 3: Ecology
Ecology... --ecología
Population... --populación
Community... --comunidad
Ecosystem... --ecosistema
scientific study of interactions among organisms and between…
group of individuals of the same species tht live in the same…
assemblage of different populations that live together in a d…
all the organisms that live in a place, together with their n…
Ecology... --ecología
scientific study of interactions among organisms and between…
Population... --populación
group of individuals of the same species tht live in the same…
Biology 3-1 Ecology
species
population
community
ecosystem
a group of organisms so similar to one another that they can…
a group of individuals that belong to the same species and li…
different populations that live together in a defined area.
a collection of all the organisms that live in a particular p…
species
a group of organisms so similar to one another that they can…
population
a group of individuals that belong to the same species and li…
161 terms
Biology Mideterm 3: Ecology
primates
anthropoids
hominids
apes
adapted for arboreal existence... -origional... -grasping hands, bi…
"human-like" ... -after primates... -cerebrum more developed
great apes... -after anthropoids
gorillas and chimpanzees... after hominids
primates
adapted for arboreal existence... -origional... -grasping hands, bi…
anthropoids
"human-like" ... -after primates... -cerebrum more developed
95 terms
Biology 3: Ecology
What is ecology?
What is ethology?
What is a Fixed Action Pattern?
What is imprinting?
The study of organisms and how they interact with each other…
The study of animal behavior.
An instinctive behavior in response to a specific stimulus.
Learning during a specific time period during a young one's l…
What is ecology?
The study of organisms and how they interact with each other…
What is ethology?
The study of animal behavior.
33 terms
Biology Ch. 3 Ecology
Heterotrophs (consumers)
Autotrophs (producer or a feelfeeder)
Photosynthesis
Biome
are organisms that must acquire energy from other organisms.
are organisms that make their own energy.
captures light energy and uses it to power chemical energy-ri…
a group of ecosystems that share similar traits.
Heterotrophs (consumers)
are organisms that must acquire energy from other organisms.
Autotrophs (producer or a feelfeeder)
are organisms that make their own energy.
BIOLOGY 3.1 community ecology
COMMUNITY
CLIMAX COMMUNITY
ECOLOGICAL SUCCESSION
LIMITING FACTORS
INCLUDES THE PEOPLE, OTHER ANIMALS, PLANTS, BACTERIA, AND FUN…
A STABLE, MATURE COMMUNITY
THE REPLACEMENT OF ONE COMMUNITY WITH ANOTHER
ANY FACTOR THAT RESTRICTS THE NUMBERS, REPRODUCTION, OR DISTR…
COMMUNITY
INCLUDES THE PEOPLE, OTHER ANIMALS, PLANTS, BACTERIA, AND FUN…
CLIMAX COMMUNITY
A STABLE, MATURE COMMUNITY
92 terms
Biology: Unit 3 Ecology
Ecology
Population
Community
ecosystem
the study of interactions among organisms and their physical…
members of species inhabiting an area
all species interacting in one habitat
all living and nonliving components in one habitat
Ecology
the study of interactions among organisms and their physical…
Population
members of species inhabiting an area
32 terms
Biology Chapter 3! Ecology!
Ecology
Biosphere
Species
Populations
Scientific study of interactions among organisms and between…
The planet...Highest level of organization studied!
Organisms so similar that they can BREED AND PRODUCE FERTILE…
Groups of individuals in the same species living in one area
Ecology
Scientific study of interactions among organisms and between…
Biosphere
The planet...Highest level of organization studied!
Biology Chapter 3 Ecology
species
populations
communities
ecosystems
group of organisms so similar to one another they can breed a…
groups of individuals that belong to the same species and liv…
groups of different populations that live together in a defin…
collection of all the organisms that live in a particular pla…
species
group of organisms so similar to one another they can breed a…
populations
groups of individuals that belong to the same species and liv…
biology unit 3 ecology
habitat
niche
population density
dispersion patterns
the natural home or environment of an animal, plant, or other…
the position or function of an organism in a community of pla…
number of individuals per unit area - new york
the way individuals are spread out in a population - rural ar…
habitat
the natural home or environment of an animal, plant, or other…
niche
the position or function of an organism in a community of pla…
47 terms
Biology - Unit 3: Ecology
Habitat
Niche
Population density
Dispersion patterns
the place in which an organism lives out its life - ex. cacti…
the role a species plays in a community; its total way of lif…
quantity of type of organism per unit area - ex. northern Can…
the organization of organisms in their environment - ex. clum…
Habitat
the place in which an organism lives out its life - ex. cacti…
Niche
the role a species plays in a community; its total way of lif…
biology unit 3 ecology
habitat
niche
population density
dispersion patterns
the natural home or environment of an animal, plant, or other…
the position or function of an organism in a community of pla…
number of individuals per unit area - new york
the way individuals are spread out in a population - rural ar…
habitat
the natural home or environment of an animal, plant, or other…
niche
the position or function of an organism in a community of pla…
16 terms
Shula Honors Biology Ecology Set #3
Population Dynamics
carrying capacity
lag phase
log phase
- the study of the size and age distribution of a population…
-an ecosystem's limit to how many organisms in a population c…
-population starts off with a slow growth in an arithmetic pr…
-exponential growth once a population has enough reproductive…
Population Dynamics
- the study of the size and age distribution of a population…
carrying capacity
-an ecosystem's limit to how many organisms in a population c…
Biology 3&4 Ecology
What is a biotic factor?
What is a abiotic factor?
What is a habitat?
What is a niche?
The living factors in an organism's environment
The nonliving factors in an organism's environment
An area where an organism lives
A role or position that an organism has in its environment
What is a biotic factor?
The living factors in an organism's environment
What is a abiotic factor?
The nonliving factors in an organism's environment
Biology Chapter 3 Ecology
biosphere
species
populations
communities
contains the combined portions of the planet in which all of…
group of organisms so similar to one another they can breed a…
groups of individuals that belong to the same species and liv…
groups of different populations that live together in a defin…
biosphere
contains the combined portions of the planet in which all of…
species
group of organisms so similar to one another they can breed a…
42 terms
Biology: Chapter 3 (Ecology)
ecology
biosphere
species
populations
the scientific study of interactions among organisms and betw…
contains the combined portions of the planet in which all of…
a group of organisms so similar to one another that they can…
groups of individuals that belong to the same species and liv…
ecology
the scientific study of interactions among organisms and betw…
biosphere
contains the combined portions of the planet in which all of…
10 terms
Biology Unit 3 Ecology
sessile
sedentary
ecological niche
habitat
describing an organism that is fixed in one place; immobile
describing an organism that tends to stay in one place for lo…
the full range of physical and biological conditions in which…
the area where an organism lives, including biotic and abioti…
sessile
describing an organism that is fixed in one place; immobile
sedentary
describing an organism that tends to stay in one place for lo…
45 terms
Biology Chapter 3 Ecology
biosphere
species
populations
communities
contains the combined portions of the planet in which all of…
group of organisms so similar to one another they can breed a…
groups of individuals that belong to the same species and liv…
groups of different populations that live together in a defin…
biosphere
contains the combined portions of the planet in which all of…
species
group of organisms so similar to one another they can breed a…
Biology chapter 3- Ecology
Species, Population, Community, Ecosys…
Ecology
species
population
What are the 6 levels of organization in ecology?
The scientific study of interactions among organisms and betw…
a group of similar organisms that can breed and produce ferti…
a group of individuals that belong to the same species and li…
Species, Population, Community, Ecosys…
What are the 6 levels of organization in ecology?
Ecology
The scientific study of interactions among organisms and betw…
23 terms
Biology: Chapter 3 Ecology
Ecology
Biosphere
Species
Population
scientific study of interactions among organisms and between…
part of Earth in which life exists including land, water, and…
group of similar organisms that can breed and produce fertile…
group of individuals of the same species that live in the sam…
Ecology
scientific study of interactions among organisms and between…
Biosphere
part of Earth in which life exists including land, water, and…
24 terms
Biology Chapter 3 Ecology
Ecology
Biotic
Abiotic
Environment
The study of how organisms interact with other organisms and…
Living parts of an ecosytem
Non-living parts (i.e. wind, rain)
Organism-Population-Community-Ecosystem-Biosphere
Ecology
The study of how organisms interact with other organisms and…
Biotic
Living parts of an ecosytem
biology- chapter 3 Ecology
ecology
individual
population
community
study of how organisms INTERACTS among each other and between…
one species
group of same species
everything living in an area
ecology
study of how organisms INTERACTS among each other and between…
individual
one species
Biology Unit 3 - Ecology
Producers
1st Order Consumer
2nd Order Consumer
3rd Order Consumer
autotrophs, plants : 100% energy
herbivores (heterotrophs) : 10% energy
carnivores (heterotrophs) : 1% energy
omnivores (heterotrophs) : 0.1% energy
Producers
autotrophs, plants : 100% energy
1st Order Consumer
herbivores (heterotrophs) : 10% energy
10 terms
Biology- Unit 3: Ecology
Nitrogen Cycle Order
Nitrogen fixation
Ammonification
Nitrification
1. Nitrogen fixation... 2. Ammonification... 3. Nitrification... 4. As…
-Atmospheric nitrogen is N2 gas... -must be fixed in order to be…
Ammonia (NH3) is made by decomposing bacteria. Some plants ar…
Turns the nitrogen in ammonium (NH3) into nitrites... then the n…
Nitrogen Cycle Order
1. Nitrogen fixation... 2. Ammonification... 3. Nitrification... 4. As…
Nitrogen fixation
-Atmospheric nitrogen is N2 gas... -must be fixed in order to be…
88 terms
Biology Chapter 3- Ecology
Biosphere
Species
Population
Community
Part of the earth where life exists
a group of similar organisms that can breed and produce ferti…
group of individuals of the same species that live in the sam…
Assemblage of different populations that live in a defined area
Biosphere
Part of the earth where life exists
Species
a group of similar organisms that can breed and produce ferti…
113 terms
Biology Chapter 3: Ecology
bio
Ecology
Biosphere
Abiotic factors
means life
The study of interactions that take place between organisms a…
The portion of Earth that supports living things
The nonliving parts of an organism's environment (impact us)
bio
means life
Ecology
The study of interactions that take place between organisms a…
26 terms
Biology (Ecology) Test #3
Climate
Greenhouse Effect
Biotic
Abiotic
-the average year-after-year conditions of temperature and th…
-the natural situation in which heat is retained by this laye…
living things in an ecosystem... EX. plants, animals, fungi, bac…
nonliving parts of an ecosystem... EX. water, sunlight, soil, ai…
Climate
-the average year-after-year conditions of temperature and th…
Greenhouse Effect
-the natural situation in which heat is retained by this laye…
Ecology: Biology Chapter 3
Ecology
What does the biosphere contain?
Biotic Factors
Abiotic Factors
the scientific study of interactions among organsims and betw…
Parts of the planet in which all life exists
Living things such as animals, bacteria, mushrooms, and plants
Nonliving things such as sunlight, heat, precipitation, soil,…
Ecology
the scientific study of interactions among organsims and betw…
What does the biosphere contain?
Parts of the planet in which all life exists
Biology 3 and 4 {Ecology}
What is a Biosphere?
What is a Biome?
What is an Ecoysystem?
What is a Community?
part of Earth in which life exists including land, water, and…
a group of ecosystems that share similar climates and typical…
all the organisms that live in a place, together with their n…
assemblage of different populations that live together in a d…
What is a Biosphere?
part of Earth in which life exists including land, water, and…
What is a Biome?
a group of ecosystems that share similar climates and typical…
21 terms
Biology Chapter 2/3- Ecology
Ecology
Levels of Ecology
Individual
Population
the study of the relationships among living organisms and the…
1 individual... 2 population... 3 community... 4 ecosystem... 5 biome... 6bi…
one single organism
group of the same organism
Ecology
the study of the relationships among living organisms and the…
Levels of Ecology
1 individual... 2 population... 3 community... 4 ecosystem... 5 biome... 6bi…
27 terms
Biology Chapter 3 - Ecology
Ecology
Biosphere
Species
Population
scientific study of interactions among organisums
part of Earth in which life exists
group of simular organisums
the same species that live in the same area
Ecology
scientific study of interactions among organisums
Biosphere
part of Earth in which life exists
39 terms
Ecology Biology Ch. 3
Ecology
Community
Ecosystem
Biomass
Study of interactions among organisms and between organisms a…
All the different populations living in an area
All biotic and abiotic factors in an area
Total amount of living tissue in a trophic lebvel
Ecology
Study of interactions among organisms and between organisms a…
Community
All the different populations living in an area
18 terms
Biology Vocabulary - Ch. 3 Ecology
Aquatic
Biogeochemical Cycles
Consumer
Decomposer
A term that describes an organism associated with water
The movement of abiotic factors between living and nonliving…
An organism that obtains its energy by feeding on other organ…
An organism that obtains its energy by consuming dead or deca…
Aquatic
A term that describes an organism associated with water
Biogeochemical Cycles
The movement of abiotic factors between living and nonliving…
Biology- Chapter 3- Ecology
community
limiting factors
tolerance
ecological succession
A group of interdependent organisms inhabiting the same regio…
Conditions in the environment that put limits on where an org…
The acceptable amount of dimensional variation that will stil…
gradual change in living communities that follows a disturbance
community
A group of interdependent organisms inhabiting the same regio…
limiting factors
Conditions in the environment that put limits on where an org…
Biology - Week 3 - Ecology
Organism
Population
Community
Ecosystem
A single being in a species
A group of the same species
A group of different species
All biotic and abiotic factors
Organism
A single being in a species
Population
A group of the same species
33 terms
Biology Ch. 3 Ecology
biosphere
ecology
biotic factor
abiotic factor
consists of all life on Earth and all parts of Earth in which…
organisms in biosphere interact with each other and their sur…
any living of environment with which an organism might interact
nonliving part of the environment, such as sunlight
biosphere
consists of all life on Earth and all parts of Earth in which…
ecology
organisms in biosphere interact with each other and their sur…
Biology Ecology 3 Biomes
Three abiotic factors of a tropical ra…
Three biotic factors of a tropical rai…
Three abiotic factors of a Savannah (h…
Three biotic factors of a Savannah (wh…
Hot and sunny year round... Nutrient-poor soil... Lots of rain
Large-leaved plants... Active animals all year... animals can camof…
Seasonal rainfall... Frequent fires by lightening... Warm year round
Animals migrate during dry season ... Good grazing for animals... T…
Three abiotic factors of a tropical ra…
Hot and sunny year round... Nutrient-poor soil... Lots of rain
Three biotic factors of a tropical rai…
Large-leaved plants... Active animals all year... animals can camof…
biology ch. 3 (ecology)
Omnivore
Herbivore
Scavenger
Carnivore
Plant and meat EX: raccoon
Eat producers (plants) EX:koala
Eat carcasses of other animals EX:vultures
Meat and other animals EX:crocodile
Omnivore
Plant and meat EX: raccoon
Herbivore
Eat producers (plants) EX:koala
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