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Chapter 2: Fundamentals of Ecology
Ecosystem
Bisophere
Environment
Abiotic Factors
A system composed of living organisms and their physical grow…
Composed of all of the earth's ecosystems.
Consists of all external factors acting on an organism.
Nonliving aspects of the environment.... Examples: temperature,…
Ecosystem
A system composed of living organisms and their physical grow…
Bisophere
Composed of all of the earth's ecosystems.
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Chapter 2: fundamentals of ecology
ecosystems
Biotic Factors
Abiotic Factors
Homeostasis
a system that is composed of living organisms and their nonli…
any living component that affects the population of another o…
non-living chemical and physical parts of the environment tha…
internal balance that living organisms must maintain to survive
ecosystems
a system that is composed of living organisms and their nonli…
Biotic Factors
any living component that affects the population of another o…
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Chapter 2 Fundamentals of Ecology
The amount of energy that is transferr…
Waste products and dead remain of orga…
An animal that uses a filtering device…
Symbiotic benefits but there is an ins…
10-12%
detritus
filter feeder
commensalism
The amount of energy that is transferr…
10-12%
Waste products and dead remain of orga…
detritus
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Chapter 2: Fundamentals of Ecology
Ecosystem
Bisophere
Environment
Abiotic Factors
A system composed of living organisms and their physical grow…
Composed of all of the earth's ecosystems.
Consists of all external factors acting on an organism.
Nonliving aspects of the environment.... Examples: temperature,…
Ecosystem
A system composed of living organisms and their physical grow…
Bisophere
Composed of all of the earth's ecosystems.
85 terms
Chapter 2: Fundamentals of Ecology
Ecosystem
Bisophere
Environment
Abiotic Factors
A system composed of living organisms and their physical grow…
Composed of all of the earth's ecosystems.
Consists of all external factors acting on an organism.
Nonliving aspects of the environment.... Examples: temperature,…
Ecosystem
A system composed of living organisms and their physical grow…
Bisophere
Composed of all of the earth's ecosystems.
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Chapter 2: Fundamentals of Ecology
Ecology
Niche
Abiotic factors
Biotic factors
The study of relationships among organisms and the interactio…
An organism's environmental role
Non-living physical elements of an organism's habitat
Living elements of an organism's habitat
Ecology
The study of relationships among organisms and the interactio…
Niche
An organism's environmental role
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CHAPTER 2: FUNDAMENTALS OF ECOLOGY
Ecosystem
Biotic Factors
Abiotic Factors
Homeostasis
A system composed of living organisms and their physical grow…
Living aspects of the environment.... Examples: mammals, parasit…
Nonliving aspects of the environment.... Examples: temperature,…
The internal steady state of a cell or organism
Ecosystem
A system composed of living organisms and their physical grow…
Biotic Factors
Living aspects of the environment.... Examples: mammals, parasit…
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Chapter 2: Fundamentals of Ecology
Ecosystems
Biotic Factors
Abiotic Factors
Homeostasis
Systems composed of living organisms and their nonliving envi…
The living portion of an organism's environment
The physical, or nonliving, environment in which an organism…
The internal balance that living organisms must maintain to s…
Ecosystems
Systems composed of living organisms and their nonliving envi…
Biotic Factors
The living portion of an organism's environment
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Fundamentals of Ecology Chapter 2
Ecosystem
Biosphere
Environment
Abiotic factors
systems composed of living organisms and their physical envir…
composed of all of the earth's ecosystems
consists of all external factors acting on an organism
nonliving aspects of the environment
Ecosystem
systems composed of living organisms and their physical envir…
Biosphere
composed of all of the earth's ecosystems
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CHAPTER 2 - Fundamentals of Ecology
Ecosystems
Biotic Factors
Abiotic Factors
Homeostasis
Systems composed of living organisms and their nonliving envi…
External factors acting on an organism
Non-living factors that affect and enviornment
...
Ecosystems
Systems composed of living organisms and their nonliving envi…
Biotic Factors
External factors acting on an organism
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Chapter 2: Fundamentals of Ecology
ecosystem
biotic factors
abiotic factors
homeostasis
a system that is composed of living organisms and their nonli…
the living portion of and organism's environment
the physical, or nonliving, environment in which and organism…
the internal balance that living organisms must maintain to s…
ecosystem
a system that is composed of living organisms and their nonli…
biotic factors
the living portion of and organism's environment
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Chapter 2: Fundamentals of Ecology
Abiotic Environment
Aerobic Organism
Algal Bloom
Anaerobic Organism
the physical, non-living environment in which an organism lives
an organism that requires oxygen to survive
population increase of photosynthetic plankton due to nutrien…
an organism that cannot survive in an oxygen environment
Abiotic Environment
the physical, non-living environment in which an organism lives
Aerobic Organism
an organism that requires oxygen to survive
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Chapter 2: Fundamentals of Ecology
ecosystems
biotic factors
abiotic factors
homeostasis
a system that is composed of living organisms and their nonli…
the living portion of one's environment (living organisms, pl…
the nonliving portion of one's environment (sunlight, salinit…
the internal balance that living organisms must maintain to s…
ecosystems
a system that is composed of living organisms and their nonli…
biotic factors
the living portion of one's environment (living organisms, pl…
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Chapter 2: Fundamentals of Ecology
Ecosystems
Biotic Factors
Abiotic Factors
Homeostasis
A biological community of interacting organisms and their phy…
Any living component that affects the population of another o…
Non-living chemical or physical parts of the environment that…
The tendency toward a relatively stable equilibrium between i…
Ecosystems
A biological community of interacting organisms and their phy…
Biotic Factors
Any living component that affects the population of another o…
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Chapter 2 Fundamentals of Ecology
Ecosystems
Biotic Factors
Abiotic Factors
Homeostasis
interactions of organisms with each other and with their envi…
living portion of an organism
physical or nonliving
the internal balance that living organisms must maintain to s…
Ecosystems
interactions of organisms with each other and with their envi…
Biotic Factors
living portion of an organism
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Chapter 2: Fundamentals of Ecology
ecosystems
biotic factors
abiotic factors
homeostasis
a system that is composed of living organisms and their nonli…
any living component that affects the population of another o…
any non living chemical and physical parts of the environment…
the internal balance that living organisms must maintain to s…
ecosystems
a system that is composed of living organisms and their nonli…
biotic factors
any living component that affects the population of another o…
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Chapter 2 Fundamentals of Ecology
Abiotic Environment
Biotic Environment
Habitat
Niche
Consists of the nonliving aspects of an organisms surrounding.
Consists of living organisms and the way they interact.
The place int he environment where an organism is found. (Can…
An organism's role in its environment. (Can be determined by…
Abiotic Environment
Consists of the nonliving aspects of an organisms surrounding.
Biotic Environment
Consists of living organisms and the way they interact.
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Chapter 2-Fundamentals of Ecology
Ecosystem
Biosphere
Environment
Abiotic factors
system composed of living organisms and their physical enviro…
composed of all the earth's ecosystems
consists of all external factors acting on an organism
nonliving aspects of the envirnoment
Ecosystem
system composed of living organisms and their physical enviro…
Biosphere
composed of all the earth's ecosystems
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Salon Fundamentals Chapter 2 Salon Ecology
microbiology
bacteria
bacteriology
nonpathogenic bacteria
study of small organisms
germs or microbes ... one celled micro organisms
the study of bacteria
non disease producing bacteria
microbiology
study of small organisms
bacteria
germs or microbes ... one celled micro organisms
Chapter 2 Vocab. Fundamentals of Ecology
Ecosystems
Biosphere
Environment
Abiotic factors
systems composed of living organisms and their nonliving envi…
All of the Earth's ecosystems taken together compose the bios…
consists of all the external factors acting on that organism.
physical factors
Ecosystems
systems composed of living organisms and their nonliving envi…
Biosphere
All of the Earth's ecosystems taken together compose the bios…
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Cosmetology Fundamentals Chapter 2 Salon Ecology
Bacteriology
Microbe
Nonpathogenic bacteria
Saprophytes
The study of bacteria
Another term that means the same as germ or bacteria
Bacterial cells that are harmless and can even be beneficail…
Nonpathogentic bacteria that live on dead matter
Bacteriology
The study of bacteria
Microbe
Another term that means the same as germ or bacteria
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Salon Fundamentals Chapter 2 Salon Ecology
microbiology
bacteria
bacteriology
nonpathogenic bacteria
study of small organisms
germs or microbes ... one celled micro organisms
the study of bacteria
non disease producing bacteria
microbiology
study of small organisms
bacteria
germs or microbes ... one celled micro organisms
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CHAPTER 2_ FUNDAMENTALS OF ECOLOGY
Ecosystems
Biosphere
environment
Abiotic factors
Systems composed of living organisms and their nonliving envi…
All of the earth's ecosystems taken together compose the bios…
consists of all the external factors acting on that organism
Physical
Ecosystems
Systems composed of living organisms and their nonliving envi…
Biosphere
All of the earth's ecosystems taken together compose the bios…
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Chapter 2 - Fundamentals of Ecology: Part 2
population density
dispersion
clumped
uniform
number of individuals per unit area or volume
how individuals are arranged
tendency for populations to be found in tight clusters
tendency for populations to be found evenly distibuted
population density
number of individuals per unit area or volume
dispersion
how individuals are arranged
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Chapter 2 - Fundamentals of Ecology: Part 1
decomposers
biotic
abiotic
habitat
breaks down organic material
living
non living
where an organism lives
decomposers
breaks down organic material
biotic
living
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Ch 2. Fundamentals of Ecology
Ecosystems
Biotic factors
Abiotic factors
homeostatis
A biological community of interacting organisms and their phy…
Living organisms
Nonliving organisms
Constant change
Ecosystems
A biological community of interacting organisms and their phy…
Biotic factors
Living organisms
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Introduction to Marine Biology Chapter 1, Chapter 2: Fundamentals of Ecology
The worlds oceans covers
The worlds ocean affects
The worlds ocean provides
Oceanography
nearly 71 % of our planets surface.
weather patterns.
food and vital resources for human population.
the study of the oceans and their phenomena.
The worlds oceans covers
nearly 71 % of our planets surface.
The worlds ocean affects
weather patterns.
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CH 2: Fundamentals of Ecology Vocab.
Ecosystems
Biotic Factors
Abiotic Factors
Homeostasis
A specific biological community and its physical environment…
All the living organisms that inhabit an environment
the non-living parts of an organism's habitat.
a tendency to maintain a balanced or constant internal state.
Ecosystems
A specific biological community and its physical environment…
Biotic Factors
All the living organisms that inhabit an environment
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Introduction to Marine Biology Chapter 1, Chapter 2: Fundamentals of Ecology
The worlds oceans covers nearly 71 % o…
The worlds ocean affects weather patte…
The worlds ocean provides food and vit…
Oceanography
...
...
...
the study of the oceans and their phenomena.
The worlds oceans covers nearly 71 % o…
...
The worlds ocean affects weather patte…
...
28 terms
Chapter 2 Ecology
ecology
biotic
abiotic
population
the study of the interactions between organisms and their env…
living factors in the environment... example: trout, bacteria, s…
nonliving part of the environment... Examples: water, rocks, lig…
group of organisms of the same species that live in the same…
ecology
the study of the interactions between organisms and their env…
biotic
living factors in the environment... example: trout, bacteria, s…
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Ecology Chapter 2
Autotroph
heterotroph
Herbivore
Carnivores
An organism that is able to capture energy from sunlight or c…
Organism that obtains food by consuming other living things;…
Heterotroph that eats only plants.
Heterotroph that eats only meat.
Autotroph
An organism that is able to capture energy from sunlight or c…
heterotroph
Organism that obtains food by consuming other living things;…
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Ecology Chapter 2
Abiotic
Atmosphere
Biotic
Carbon Cycle
Nonliving, physical features of the environment, including ai…
Air surrounding Earth; is made up of gases, including 78 perc…
Features of the environment that are alive or were once alive.
Model describing how carbon molecules move between the living…
Abiotic
Nonliving, physical features of the environment, including ai…
Atmosphere
Air surrounding Earth; is made up of gases, including 78 perc…
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Ecology Chapter 2
Abiotic
Atmosphere
Biotic
Carbon Cycle
Nonliving, physical features of the environment, including ai…
Air surrounding Earth; is made up of gases, including 78 perc…
Features of the environment that are alive or were once alive.
Model describing how carbon molecules move between the living…
Abiotic
Nonliving, physical features of the environment, including ai…
Atmosphere
Air surrounding Earth; is made up of gases, including 78 perc…
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Fundamentals of Nursing Chapter 2
Healthcare delivery system
Emphasis on population wellness
health services pyramid
health services pyramid
1. shift from illness to wellness... 2. encourages greater patie…
from this various healthcare models have been generated
1. manages health instead of illness... 2. emphasis is on wellne…
Healthcare delivery system
1. shift from illness to wellness... 2. encourages greater patie…
Emphasis on population wellness
from this various healthcare models have been generated
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Chapter 2 Ecology
ecology
niche
biotic
abiotic
study of how organisms interact with biotic and abiotic facto…
organisms role in an ecosystem
living factors
nonliving factors
ecology
study of how organisms interact with biotic and abiotic facto…
niche
organisms role in an ecosystem
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Chapter 2: Ecology
Organism
Biosphere
Ecology
Biotic factors
A living thing - plant, animal, fungus, bacteria, etc.
The part of the planet that supports life; extends from the a…
The study of organisms and their interactions in their enviro…
The living part of the environment that affects an organism's…
Organism
A living thing - plant, animal, fungus, bacteria, etc.
Biosphere
The part of the planet that supports life; extends from the a…
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Ecology Chapter 2
primary succession
pioneer species
climax community
secondary succession
the process of changing in stages; from bare rock to a system…
a simple plant capable of invading barren rock zones of prima…
the final stable community produced by several stages of succ…
the return of succession stages AFTER vegetation has been rem…
primary succession
the process of changing in stages; from bare rock to a system…
pioneer species
a simple plant capable of invading barren rock zones of prima…
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Ecology Chapter 2
producer
consumer
herbivore
carnivore
An organism that can make its own food.
An organism that obtains energy by feeding on other organisms
A consumer that eats only plants.
A consumer that obtains energy by eating only animals.
producer
An organism that can make its own food.
consumer
An organism that obtains energy by feeding on other organisms
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Ecology (Chapter 2 and 3)
Proboscis
Antennae
nymph
clutch
a straw-like appendage that milkweed bugs use to get energy
either of a pair of long, thin sensory appendages on the head…
an immature form of an insect
a cluster of 20 or more eggs
Proboscis
a straw-like appendage that milkweed bugs use to get energy
Antennae
either of a pair of long, thin sensory appendages on the head…
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Fundamentals Chapter 2
Case management
Medicaid
Medicare
Primary care physician (PCP)
a type of nursing care system thats sees each patient as an i…
a program in which the federal government helps states pay fo…
The federal government's health insurance program for people…
A physician paid a set amount per member per month to manage…
Case management
a type of nursing care system thats sees each patient as an i…
Medicaid
a program in which the federal government helps states pay fo…
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chapter 2 principals of ecology
abiotic factor
biological community
biome
biosphere
any nonliving factor in an organism's environment, such as so…
all the interacting populations of different species that liv…
large group of ecosystems that share the same climate and hav…
relatively thin layer of Earth and its atmosphere that suppor…
abiotic factor
any nonliving factor in an organism's environment, such as so…
biological community
all the interacting populations of different species that liv…
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Ecology - Chapter 2
commensalism
Cooperation
predator
mutualism
interaction between two different organisms where one benefit…
interaction within a pecies where organisms work together to…
organism that hunts and eats other organisms
interaction between two different organism where both benefit
commensalism
interaction between two different organisms where one benefit…
Cooperation
interaction within a pecies where organisms work together to…
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Ecology (Chapter 2 and 3)
Proboscis
Antennae
nymph
clutch
a straw-like appendage that milkweed bugs use to get energy
either of a pair of long, thin sensory appendages on the head…
an immature form of an insect
a cluster of 20 or more eggs
Proboscis
a straw-like appendage that milkweed bugs use to get energy
Antennae
either of a pair of long, thin sensory appendages on the head…
29 terms
Chapter 2 Salon Ecology
Streptococci
Mitosis
Pathogenic bacteria
Bacteriology
Puss-forming bacterial cells that form into long chains and c…
As bacteria absorb food, each cell grows in size and divides,…
Bacteria that are harmful because they cause infection and di…
The study of bacteria
Streptococci
Puss-forming bacterial cells that form into long chains and c…
Mitosis
As bacteria absorb food, each cell grows in size and divides,…
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Ecology Chapter 2: Arabic *
Abiotic غير الحيوية
Atmosphere الجو
Biotic الأحيائية
Carbon Cycle دورة الكربون
غير الحية ، الخصائص الفيزيائية للبيئة ، بما في ذلك الهواء وال…
الهواء المحيط الأرض؛ تتكون الغازات، بما في ذلك ثمانية وسبعين…
ملامح البيئة التي هي على قيد الحياة أو كانت مرة واحدة على قيد…
نموذج يصف كيف تتحرك جزيئات الكربون بين الأحياء و العالم غير ح…
Abiotic غير الحيوية
غير الحية ، الخصائص الفيزيائية للبيئة ، بما في ذلك الهواء وال…
Atmosphere الجو
الهواء المحيط الأرض؛ تتكون الغازات، بما في ذلك ثمانية وسبعين…
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Ecology Chapter 2 Arabic
Abiotic غير الحيوية
Atmosphere الجو
Biotic الأحيائية
Carbon Cycle دورة الكربون
غير الحية ، الخصائص الفيزيائية للبيئة ، بما في ذلك الهواء وال…
الهواء المحيط الأرض؛ تتكون الغازات، بما في ذلك 78 في المئة ال…
ملامح البيئة التي هي على قيد الحياة أو كانت مرة واحدة على قيد…
نموذج يصف كيف تتحرك جزيئات الكربون بين الأحياء و العالم غير ح…
Abiotic غير الحيوية
غير الحية ، الخصائص الفيزيائية للبيئة ، بما في ذلك الهواء وال…
Atmosphere الجو
الهواء المحيط الأرض؛ تتكون الغازات، بما في ذلك 78 في المئة ال…
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Ecology (Chapter 2 and 3)
Proboscis
Antennae
nymph
clutch
a straw-like appendage that milkweed bugs use to get energy
either of a pair of long, thin sensory appendages on the head…
an immature form of an insect
a cluster of 20 or more eggs
Proboscis
a straw-like appendage that milkweed bugs use to get energy
Antennae
either of a pair of long, thin sensory appendages on the head…
30 terms
Chapter 2: Principles of Ecology
abiotic factor
autotroph
biogeochemical cycle
biological community
any nonliving factor in an organism's environment, such as so…
organism that captures energy from sunlight or inorganic subs…
exchange of matter through the biosphere involving living org…
all the enteracting populations of different species that liv…
abiotic factor
any nonliving factor in an organism's environment, such as so…
autotroph
organism that captures energy from sunlight or inorganic subs…
30 terms
Chapter 2: Principles of Ecology
abiotic factor
autotroph
biogeochemical cycle
biological community
any nonliving factor in an organism's environment, such as…
*organism that captures energy from sunlight or inorganic sub…
exchange of matter through the biosphere involving living o…
all the enteracting populations of different species that liv…
abiotic factor
any nonliving factor in an organism's environment, such as…
autotroph
*organism that captures energy from sunlight or inorganic sub…
46 terms
Fundamentals of Nursing Chapter 2
Healthcare delivery system
Emphasis on population wellness
health services pyramid
health services pyramid
1. shift from illness to wellness... 2. encourages greater patie…
from this various healthcare models have been generated
1. manages health instead of illness... 2. emphasis is on wellne…
Healthcare delivery system
1. shift from illness to wellness... 2. encourages greater patie…
Emphasis on population wellness
from this various healthcare models have been generated
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