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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…
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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…
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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…
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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…
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Ecology Biology Chapter 3
Biosphere
Ecology
Biotic Factor
Population
All life on Earth and all parts of the Earth where life exists
The study of how organisms interact with each other and with…
Any living part of the environment
Group of individuals that belong to the same species and live…
Biosphere
All life on Earth and all parts of the Earth where life exists
Ecology
The study of how organisms interact with each other and with…
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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…
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Miller and Levine Biology Chapter 3 Ecology Vocabulary
ecology
biosphere
species
ecosystem
scientific study of interactions among organisms and between…
all life and all of Earth in which life exists, including lan…
a group of similar organisms that can breed and produce ferti…
all the organisms that live in a place, together with their n…
ecology
scientific study of interactions among organisms and between…
biosphere
all life and all of Earth in which life exists, including lan…
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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!
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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…
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Hoffman Biology Chapter 3: Ecology
Ecology
Biosphere
Species
Population
the scientific study of interactions among organisms and betw…
the combined portions of the planet in which life exists, inc…
a group of organsims so similar to one another than they can…
groups of individuals that belong to the same species and liv…
Ecology
the scientific study of interactions among organisms and betw…
Biosphere
the combined portions of the planet in which life exists, inc…
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…
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Miller and Levine Biology Chapter 3 Ecology Vocab - Park Center
ecology
biosphere
ecosystem
population
scientific study of interactions among organisms and between…
all life and all of Earth in which life exists, including lan…
all the organisms that live in a place, together with their n…
group of individuals of the same species that live in the sam…
ecology
scientific study of interactions among organisms and between…
biosphere
all life and all of Earth in which life exists, including lan…
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Biology Chapter 3.1- what is ecology
ecology
biotic
abiotic
species
scientific study of interactions among organisms and between…
living parts of the environment
nonliving part of the environment, including water, rocks, li…
a group of organisms so similar to one another that they can…
ecology
scientific study of interactions among organisms and between…
biotic
living parts of the environment
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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…
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Biology Chapter 3 Ecology
Biosphere
Species
Populations
Communities
Contains the combined portions of the planet in which all of…
A Group of organisms so similar to one another that they can…
Group of individuals that belong to the same species and live…
Assemblages of different populations that live together in a…
Biosphere
Contains the combined portions of the planet in which all of…
Species
A Group of organisms so similar to one another that they can…
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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…
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Ecology Chapter 3
Ecology
Biosphere
Species
Populations
scientific study of interactions among organisms and between…
contains the combined portions of the planet in which all of…
group of organisms so similar to one another that they can br…
groups of individuals that belong to the same species and liv…
Ecology
scientific study of interactions among organisms and between…
Biosphere
contains the combined portions of the planet in which all of…
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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…
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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
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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…
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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…
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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
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Biology: Ecology chapter 3
Ecology
Biosphere
Web of interdependence
Levels of organization
The scientific study of interactions among organisms and thei…
Contains combined portions of the planet in which all of life…
Everything you do has an effect on another species
Species, population, communities, ecosystem, biome, and biosp…
Ecology
The scientific study of interactions among organisms and thei…
Biosphere
Contains combined portions of the planet in which all of life…
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Biology- Chapter 3: Ecology
Ecology
Biosphere
Species
Population
the scientific study of interactions among organisms and betw…
the combined portions of the planet in which life exists, inc…
a group of organsims so similar to one another than they can…
groups of individuals that belong to the same species and liv…
Ecology
the scientific study of interactions among organisms and betw…
Biosphere
the combined portions of the planet in which life exists, inc…
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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…
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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…
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
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Biology Chapter 3-4: Ecology
Ecology
Species
Population
Community
The study of the living and nonliving parts of an environment…
A group of similar organisms that can breed in nature and pro…
A group of organisms of the same species living in a certain…
A group of different populations living in the same area
Ecology
The study of the living and nonliving parts of an environment…
Species
A group of similar organisms that can breed in nature and pro…
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Chapter 3: Ecology Vocabulary
Biosphere
Ecology
Biotic Factor
Abiotic Factor
Consists of all life on Earth and all parts of the Earth in w…
Scientific study of interactions among organisms and between…
Biological influence on organisms within an ecosystem
The non-living parts of an ecosystem such as soil, climate an…
Biosphere
Consists of all life on Earth and all parts of the Earth in w…
Ecology
Scientific study of interactions among organisms and between…
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Biology Chapter 3 "Ecology"
What is ecology?
What does ecology involve?
What are biotic factors?
What are abiotic factors?
The study of the interactions between organisms of living and…
Collecting info about organisms and their enviorment looking…
all living things that effect an organism
the nonliving, physical, and chemical factors of an organism
What is ecology?
The study of the interactions between organisms of living and…
What does ecology involve?
Collecting info about organisms and their enviorment looking…
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Biology Chapter 3- Ecology
Ecology
Community
Biosphere
Heterotroph
the scientific study of interactions among and between organi…
a group of different populations that live together in a defi…
all life on Earth and all parts of the Earth in which life ex…
organism that must acquire energy from other organisms by ing…
Ecology
the scientific study of interactions among and between organi…
Community
a group of different populations that live together in a defi…
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Biology Chapter 3 ECOLOGY
Biosphere
Species
Population
Community
all life on earth and all parts of earth that support life
a group of similar organisms that breed to produce fertile of…
the number of a species in a given area
multiple populations in a given area
Biosphere
all life on earth and all parts of earth that support life
Species
a group of similar organisms that breed to produce fertile of…
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Biology Chapter 3, Ecology
Biomes
Biosphere
Species
Habitat
Dessert, Tundra, Savanna, Rainforest, Taiga
Species, Population, Community, Ecosystem, Biosphere
A group of organisms that can interbreed and produces fertile…
An area or place in a biome with a specific set of characteri…
Biomes
Dessert, Tundra, Savanna, Rainforest, Taiga
Biosphere
Species, Population, Community, Ecosystem, Biosphere
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Biology Chapter 3 Ecology
ecology
biosphere
species
population
the scientific study of interactions among organisms and thei…
earth's crust- land, water,and/or atmosphere
a group of organisms that are similar enough to breed and pro…
a group of individuals that belong to the same species and li…
ecology
the scientific study of interactions among organisms and thei…
biosphere
earth's crust- land, water,and/or atmosphere
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Miller & Levine Biology Chapter 3 Ecology
biosphere
species
population
community
Our entire planet, with all its organisms and physical enviro…
group of similar organisms that can breed and produce fertile…
group of individuals of the same species that live in the sam…
assemblage of different populations that live together in a d…
biosphere
Our entire planet, with all its organisms and physical enviro…
species
group of similar organisms that can breed and produce fertile…
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Biology Chapter 3- Ecology
ecology
abiotic
biotic
biosphere
study of the interactions between living and non-living things
non-living
living things
collection of all living things
ecology
study of the interactions between living and non-living things
abiotic
non-living
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Biology Chapter 3, Ecology
Ecology
Biosphere
Organism
Species
The scientific study of interactions among organisms and betw…
Contains the combined portions of the planet in which all of…
First level of organization. An individual living thing.
A group of organisms so similar to one another that they can…
Ecology
The scientific study of interactions among organisms and betw…
Biosphere
Contains the combined portions of the planet in which all of…
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Chapter 3: Ecology [Biology]
ecology
biosphere
species
populations
the scientific study if interactions among organisms and betw…
contains the combined portions of the planet including land,…
a group of organisms so similar they can breed and produce of…
groups of individuals that belong to the same species and liv…
ecology
the scientific study if interactions among organisms and betw…
biosphere
contains the combined portions of the planet including land,…
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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…
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Biology chapter 3 ecology
ecology
bioshpere
population
community
the study of interactions among organisms and between organis…
part of the earth which life exists ... including land air, wate…
group of individuals that belong to the same species and live…
all the different populations that live together in a defined…
ecology
the study of interactions among organisms and between organis…
bioshpere
part of the earth which life exists ... including land air, wate…
Biology Chapter 3: Ecology
Ecology
Biosphere
Species
Population
The scientific study of interactions among organisms and betw…
Contains the combined portions of the planet in which all lif…
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 lif…
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Biology Chapter 3-Ecology
limiting nutrient
denitrification
nitrogen fixation
nutrient
single essential nutrient that limits productivity in an ecos…
process by which bacteria convert nitrates into nitrogen
process of converting nitrogen gas into nitrogen compounds th…
chemical substance that an organism needs to sustain life
limiting nutrient
single essential nutrient that limits productivity in an ecos…
denitrification
process by which bacteria convert nitrates into nitrogen
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Biology - Chapter 3 Ecology
Ecology
Modeling
Two types of modeling?
Analytical
Study of interactions among organisms and between organisms a…
Items of interest that are too large or last too long to stud…
1) Analytical... 2) Simulation
math based, more theoretical
Ecology
Study of interactions among organisms and between organisms a…
Modeling
Items of interest that are too large or last too long to stud…
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Biology-ecology chapter 3
Ecology
Biosphere
Species
Population
Study of interactions among organisms and between organisms a…
Part of earth in which life exists including land, water, air…
Group of similar organisms that can breed and produce fertile…
Group of individuals of the same species that live in the sam…
Ecology
Study of interactions among organisms and between organisms a…
Biosphere
Part of earth in which life exists including land, water, air…
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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…
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Biology Chapter 3 Ecology
Biosphere
Ecology
Enviorment
Biotic Factors
consists of all life on Earth and all parts of the Earth in w…
the scientific study of interactions among organisms and betw…
all conditions or factors surrounding an Organism
Biological influences on oranisms
Biosphere
consists of all life on Earth and all parts of the Earth in w…
Ecology
the scientific study of interactions among organisms and betw…
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biology chapter 3 ecology
biosphere
species
population
community
part of the earth in which life exists including land, water,…
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 together in a d…
biosphere
part of the earth in which life exists including land, water,…
species
a group of similar organisms that can breed and produce ferti…
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Biology Chapter 3: Ecology
Ecology
species
population
community
the scientific study of the interactions of organisms (biotic…
organisms that share many characteristics and can produce fer…
a group of individuals of the same species that live in the s…
assemblage of different populations that live together in a d…
Ecology
the scientific study of the interactions of organisms (biotic…
species
organisms that share many characteristics and can produce fer…
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Biology Chapter 3 Ecology
ecology
biosphere
economics
species
the scientific study of interactions among organisms and betw…
consists of all life on Earth and all parts of the Earth in w…
concerned with human "houses" and human interactions based on…
A group of similar organisms that can breed and produce ferti…
ecology
the scientific study of interactions among organisms and betw…
biosphere
consists of all life on Earth and all parts of the Earth in w…
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Biology Chapter 3: Ecology
Biosphere
Ecology
Species
Population
Part of Earth in which life exists including land, water, and…
Scientific study of interactions among organisms and between…
A group of similar organisms that can breed and produce ferti…
Group of individuals of the same species that live in the sam…
Biosphere
Part of Earth in which life exists including land, water, and…
Ecology
Scientific study of interactions among organisms and between…
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