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20 terms
Biosphere
abiotic
biotic
dispersal
biomes
the nonliving components of the environment such as water, li…
the living components of the environment such as other organi…
the movement of organisms from one place to another
the different ecosystems characterized by distinctive climate…
abiotic
the nonliving components of the environment such as water, li…
biotic
the living components of the environment such as other organi…
44 terms
Biosphere
abiotic
biotic
dispersal
biomes
the nonliving components of the environment such as water, li…
the living components of the environment such as other organi…
the movement of organisms from centers of high density or fro…
a broad, regional type of ecosystem characterized by distinct…
abiotic
the nonliving components of the environment such as water, li…
biotic
the living components of the environment such as other organi…
12 terms
Biosphere
photosynthesis
respiration
lithosphere
biosphere
where plants use carbon dioxide and water in the presence of…
process which releases carbon dioxide. Occurs in both plants…
sphere that involves the solid earth
sphere with living things
photosynthesis
where plants use carbon dioxide and water in the presence of…
respiration
process which releases carbon dioxide. Occurs in both plants…
44 terms
Biosphere
abiotic
biotic
dispersal
biomes
the nonliving components of the environment such as water, li…
the living components of the environment such as other organi…
the movement of organisms from centers of high density or fro…
a broad, regional type of ecosystem characterized by distinct…
abiotic
the nonliving components of the environment such as water, li…
biotic
the living components of the environment such as other organi…
56 terms
Biosphere
biochemical cycles
water, carbon, nitrogen
photosynthesis
chloroplast
the movement of water and other materials throughout the nonl…
examples of biochemical cycles
where plants use carbon dioxide and water in the presence of…
the organelle in which photosynthesis takes place
biochemical cycles
the movement of water and other materials throughout the nonl…
water, carbon, nitrogen
examples of biochemical cycles
BIOSPHERE
ECOLOGY
BIOSPHERE
SPECIES
POPULATION
the scientific study of interactions among organisms and betw…
the parts of the planet including land, water or atmosphere i…
group of organisms so similar to one another that they can br…
group of individuals that belong to the same species and live…
ECOLOGY
the scientific study of interactions among organisms and betw…
BIOSPHERE
the parts of the planet including land, water or atmosphere i…
21 terms
Biosphere
Biodiversity
Diversity of genes
Diversity of number of species
Diversity of ecosystems
variety of life
organisms in the same species look different from one another…
dragonflies, sunflowers, and lions are examples of these
different environments where different species live
Biodiversity
variety of life
Diversity of genes
organisms in the same species look different from one another…
Biosphere
factor
engineer
natural services
global warming
a fact or circumstance that contributes to a result.
to design and build things using science and math
Earth's natural function that allow living things to survive
an increase in the average temperature of Earth's atmosphere…
factor
a fact or circumstance that contributes to a result.
engineer
to design and build things using science and math
The Biosphere
biosphere
species
population
community
Consists of all life on Earth and all parts of the Earth in w…
A group of similar organisms that can breed and produce ferti…
A group of organisms of the same species populating a given a…
(ecology) a group of interdependent organisms inhabiting the…
biosphere
Consists of all life on Earth and all parts of the Earth in w…
species
A group of similar organisms that can breed and produce ferti…
25 terms
Biosphere
Biosphere
Ecosystem
biotic
abiotic
all of the regions of the surface(land and water) and atmosph…
a system formed by the interaction of a community of organism…
any living or previously living component of an environment
nonliving, physical features of the environment, including ai…
Biosphere
all of the regions of the surface(land and water) and atmosph…
Ecosystem
a system formed by the interaction of a community of organism…
The Biosphere
biosphere
species
population
community
Consists of all life on Earth and all parts of the Earth in w…
A group of similar organisms that can breed and produce ferti…
A group of organisms of the same species populating a given a…
(ecology) a group of interdependent organisms inhabiting the…
biosphere
Consists of all life on Earth and all parts of the Earth in w…
species
A group of similar organisms that can breed and produce ferti…
The Biosphere
Water Cycle
Evaporation
Condensation
Precipitation
The continuous movement of water into the air, onto the land,…
Is the process by which liquid water is heated by the sun and…
Water Vapor forms water droplets on dust particles.
Water droplets form clouds , in which the droplets collide, s…
Water Cycle
The continuous movement of water into the air, onto the land,…
Evaporation
Is the process by which liquid water is heated by the sun and…
17 terms
Biosphere
abiotic
biotic
biomes
ecosystem
the nonliving components of the environment such as water, li…
the living components of the environment such as other organi…
the different ecosystems characterized by distinctive climate…
is composed of all organisms and all abiotic factors within a…
abiotic
the nonliving components of the environment such as water, li…
biotic
the living components of the environment such as other organi…
20 terms
Biosphere
Biosphere
Ecosystem
Abiotic
Biotic
The entirety of the parts of the Earth where the living and n…
a self sustaining structural and functional unit of the biosp…
non-living chemical and physical factors in the environment
The living things that shape an ecosystem
Biosphere
The entirety of the parts of the Earth where the living and n…
Ecosystem
a self sustaining structural and functional unit of the biosp…
Biosphere
population
abiotic factor
biotic factor
biomes
All inhabitants of a particular town, area, and country.
Non-living condition or thing that affects an ecosystem and o…
Living component that affects the population of an organism o…
Large naturally occurring community of flora and fauna.
population
All inhabitants of a particular town, area, and country.
abiotic factor
Non-living condition or thing that affects an ecosystem and o…
56 terms
Biosphere
biochemical cycles
water, carbon, nitrogen
photosynthesis
chloroplast
the movement of water and other materials throughout the nonl…
examples of biochemical cycles
where plants use carbon dioxide and water in the presence of…
the organelle in which photosynthesis takes place
biochemical cycles
the movement of water and other materials throughout the nonl…
water, carbon, nitrogen
examples of biochemical cycles
44 terms
Biosphere
abiotic
biotic
dispersal
biomes
the nonliving components of the environment such as water, li…
the living components of the environment such as other organi…
the movement of organisms from centers of high density or fro…
a broad, regional type of ecosystem characterized by distinct…
abiotic
the nonliving components of the environment such as water, li…
biotic
the living components of the environment such as other organi…
22 terms
Biosphere
abiotic
biotic
dispersal
biomes
the nonliving components of the environment such as water, li…
the living components of the environment such as other organi…
the movement of organisms from centers of high density or fro…
a broad, regional type of ecosystem characterized by distinct…
abiotic
the nonliving components of the environment such as water, li…
biotic
the living components of the environment such as other organi…
44 terms
Biosphere
abiotic
biotic
dispersal
biomes
the nonliving components of the environment such as water, li…
the living components of the environment such as other organi…
the movement of organisms from centers of high density or fro…
a broad, regional type of ecosystem characterized by distinct…
abiotic
the nonliving components of the environment such as water, li…
biotic
the living components of the environment such as other organi…
44 terms
Biosphere
abiotic
biotic
dispersal
biomes
the nonliving components of the environment such as water, li…
the living components of the environment such as other organi…
the movement of organisms from centers of high density or fro…
a broad, regional type of ecosystem characterized by distinct…
abiotic
the nonliving components of the environment such as water, li…
biotic
the living components of the environment such as other organi…
42 terms
Biosphere
abiotic
biotic
dispersal
biomes
the nonliving components of the environment such as water, li…
the living components of the environment such as other organi…
the movement of organisms from centers of high density or fro…
a broad, regional type of ecosystem characterized by distinct…
abiotic
the nonliving components of the environment such as water, li…
biotic
the living components of the environment such as other organi…
Biosphere
biosphere
species
population
community
A group of similar organisms that can breed and produce ferti…
A group of individuals that belong to the same species and li…
All the different populations that live together in an area
biosphere
species
A group of similar organisms that can breed and produce ferti…
35 terms
Biosphere
"Reduce, reuse, recycle" philosophy
Abiotic factor
Alternative energy
Biodiversity
A part of integrated waste management and the desire to reduc…
Non-living (and never living) factors including temperature,…
energy, as solar, wind, or nuclear energy, that can replace o…
The amount of biological or living diversity per unit area. I…
"Reduce, reuse, recycle" philosophy
A part of integrated waste management and the desire to reduc…
Abiotic factor
Non-living (and never living) factors including temperature,…
31 terms
Biosphere
predator
prey
ecosystem
population
An organism that eats other organisms to live.
The organism that gets eaten.
The living and non-living parts of the environment in a speci…
A group of the same type of organisms living in an area.
predator
An organism that eats other organisms to live.
prey
The organism that gets eaten.
87 terms
Biosphere
what can spruce roots be used for?
general characteristics of a signal fire
what is survival about
what is the figure 4 deadfall used for?
cordage
tie tree polls together in triangle form with cordage... create…
Doing whatever necessary to stay alive, coping and making sac…
trap animals, and occupy your mind
what can spruce roots be used for?
cordage
general characteristics of a signal fire
tie tree polls together in triangle form with cordage... create…
6 terms
biosphere
biodiviersity
modern view of biodiversity
historic accumulation
4 major influences of species accumula…
the variation among ecological systems at all scales... *emphasi…
- biodiversity accumulates over time, but rates vary by regio…
local processes (ie. colonization, extinction) sort species f…
time, landmass size, isolation, climate change
biodiviersity
the variation among ecological systems at all scales... *emphasi…
modern view of biodiversity
- biodiversity accumulates over time, but rates vary by regio…
Biosphere
Biosphere
Ecosystem
Biotic
Abiotic
Describes our living world - where all living organisms live
Any group of biotic and abiotic factors interacting with each…
living, All the living organisms that inhabit an environment.
non-living, Any nonliving component of an environment
Biosphere
Describes our living world - where all living organisms live
Ecosystem
Any group of biotic and abiotic factors interacting with each…
Biosphere
abiotic
biodiversity
biome
biotic
nonliving, physical features of the environment, including ai…
the number of different species in a given area
a group of ecosystems that share similar climates and typical…
the living organisms in an ecosystem
abiotic
nonliving, physical features of the environment, including ai…
biodiversity
the number of different species in a given area
biosphere
geosphere
atmosphere
troposphere
stratosphere
the earths crust, mantle, and core
the envelope of gases surrounding the planet.
the lowest layer of the atmosphere
the atmospheric layer above the troposphere.
geosphere
the earths crust, mantle, and core
atmosphere
the envelope of gases surrounding the planet.
Biosphere
Organism
Population
Community
Biodiversity
An individual living thing
A group of individuals that belong to the same species and li…
A group of interdependent organisms inhabiting the same regio…
Variation
Organism
An individual living thing
Population
A group of individuals that belong to the same species and li…
Biosphere
Carrying Capacity
Invasive Species
Species
Community
What is the maximum number of individuals an environment can…
A species that is not native to an area and is now reproducin…
Organisms with similar DNA and can successfully breed together
All the populations in an area
Carrying Capacity
What is the maximum number of individuals an environment can…
Invasive Species
A species that is not native to an area and is now reproducin…
49 terms
Biosphere
Ecology
Biosphere
Ecosystem
Biotic factors
Study of organisms interactions with the environment
Part of earth that supports life
Made of biotic and abiotic factors
All living organisms in an environment
Ecology
Study of organisms interactions with the environment
Biosphere
Part of earth that supports life
10 terms
Biosphere
Biosphere
Biome
Ecosystem
Community
Consists of all life on Earth and all parts of the Earth in w…
Ecosystems that share similar climates, landforms, plants and…
All of the organisms in a given area. Self-sustaining associa…
A group of different species that live together in one area.
Biosphere
Consists of all life on Earth and all parts of the Earth in w…
Biome
Ecosystems that share similar climates, landforms, plants and…
27 terms
Biosphere
limiting factors
biome
biodiversity
piedmont
things that prevent a population from growing any larger.
regions of the world with similar climate (weather, temperatu…
the variety of life in the world or in a particular habitat o…
a gentle slope leading from the base of mountains to a region…
limiting factors
things that prevent a population from growing any larger.
biome
regions of the world with similar climate (weather, temperatu…
33 terms
Biosphere
Ecology
Biosphere
Species
Population
Scientific study of interactions among organisms and between…
Consists of all life on Earth and all parts of the Earth in w…
A group of similar organisms that can breed and produce ferti…
A group of organisms of the same species populating a given a…
Ecology
Scientific study of interactions among organisms and between…
Biosphere
Consists of all life on Earth and all parts of the Earth in w…
Biosphere
Biosphere
Ecosystem
Biomes
Biotic
Living parts of the earth
all the organisms in an area and their physical environment
Large geographic area with the same climate and ecosystem
living parts of an ecosystem
Biosphere
Living parts of the earth
Ecosystem
all the organisms in an area and their physical environment
Biosphere
abiotic
biotic
dispersal
biomes
the nonliving components of the environment such as water, li…
the living components of the environment such as other organi…
the movement of organisms from centers of high density or fro…
a broad, regional type of ecosystem characterized by distinct…
abiotic
the nonliving components of the environment such as water, li…
biotic
the living components of the environment such as other organi…
Biosphere
Ecology
Population
Community
Ecosystem
study of interactions between organisms and their environemtn
group of individuals of the same species that live in the sam…
a group of different populations that live together in a defi…
all organisms that live in a place together with their physic…
Ecology
study of interactions between organisms and their environemtn
Population
group of individuals of the same species that live in the sam…
Biosphere
Abiotic
Biotic
Biodiversity
Biome
non-living things in an ecosystem
all living things in a ecosystem
number and variety of living things found in an ecosystem
particular climate,plants,and animals in one region
Abiotic
non-living things in an ecosystem
Biotic
all living things in a ecosystem
15 terms
biosphere
biosphere
limiting factor
mutualism
ecology
part of the earth that supports life including the top portio…
anything that restricts the size of a population
type of symbiotic relationship where both organisms benefit
study of the interactions that take place among organisms and…
biosphere
part of the earth that supports life including the top portio…
limiting factor
anything that restricts the size of a population
The Biosphere
Biosphere
Ecosystem
Biotic
Abiotic
Describes our living world - where all living organisms live
Any group of biotic and abiotic factors interacting with each…
living, All the living organisms that inhabit an environment.
non-living, Any nonliving component of an environment
Biosphere
Describes our living world - where all living organisms live
Ecosystem
Any group of biotic and abiotic factors interacting with each…
Biosphere
Carrying Capacity
Invasive Species
Species
Community
What is the maximum number of individuals an environment can…
A species that is not native to an area and is now reproducin…
Organisms with similar DNA and can successfully breed together
All the populations in an area
Carrying Capacity
What is the maximum number of individuals an environment can…
Invasive Species
A species that is not native to an area and is now reproducin…
32 terms
Biosphere
Tundra
Taiga (Coniferous Forest)
Savannah (grassland)
Desert
has few trees, short growing season, little rainfall, very co…
dominant trees are pine, spruce, fir,: has black bear, squirr…
few trees, mostly grasses:found in Africa and has large grazi…
no seasons: less than 10 inches of rain per year:lizards, ins…
Tundra
has few trees, short growing season, little rainfall, very co…
Taiga (Coniferous Forest)
dominant trees are pine, spruce, fir,: has black bear, squirr…
29 terms
Biosphere
biosphere
ecology
species
population
all life on Earth and all parts of the Earth in which life ex…
scientific study of interactions among organisms and between…
group of similar organisms that can successfully interbreed
group of individuals that belong to the same species and live…
biosphere
all life on Earth and all parts of the Earth in which life ex…
ecology
scientific study of interactions among organisms and between…
The Biosphere
abiotic
biotic
dispersal
biomes
the nonliving components of the environment such as water, li…
the living components of the environment such as other organi…
the movement of organisms from centers of high density or fro…
a broad, regional type of ecosystem characterized by distinct…
abiotic
the nonliving components of the environment such as water, li…
biotic
the living components of the environment such as other organi…
The Biosphere
Biosphere
Species
Population
Community
Includes all life on Earth and all parts of the Earth in whic…
A group of similar organisms that can breed and produce ferti…
A group of individual that belong to the same species and liv…
Groups of different populations that live together in a defin…
Biosphere
Includes all life on Earth and all parts of the Earth in whic…
Species
A group of similar organisms that can breed and produce ferti…
Biosphere
Biosphere
Organism
Population
Community
the global ecological system integrating all living beings an…
one individual of a certain species
a group of similar species that live in the same area
all of the different populations that live in the same area
Biosphere
the global ecological system integrating all living beings an…
Organism
one individual of a certain species
5 terms
biosphere
biosphere
hydrosphere
cryosphere
atmosphere
biosphere
hydrosphere
123 terms
Biosphere
deductive reasoning
inductive reasoning
system
open system
drawing conclusion from facts
reasoning from experience, perceptions, observations
network of components and processed flowing from one componen…
receive inputs from surroundings & produce outputs
deductive reasoning
drawing conclusion from facts
inductive reasoning
reasoning from experience, perceptions, observations
6 terms
The Biosphere
Biosphere
Species
Population
Community
Includes all life on Earth and all parts of the Earth in whic…
A group of similar organisms that can breed and produce ferti…
A group of individual that belong to the same species and liv…
Groups of different populations that live together in a defin…
Biosphere
Includes all life on Earth and all parts of the Earth in whic…
Species
A group of similar organisms that can breed and produce ferti…
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