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living environment ecology set 1
ecology
environment
ecosystem
biotic
The study of how living things interact with each other and w…
Every living (biotic) and non-living (abiotic) thing that sur…
All the living and nonliving things that interact in a specif…
The living parts of an ecosystem
ecology
The study of how living things interact with each other and w…
environment
Every living (biotic) and non-living (abiotic) thing that sur…
living environment ecology set 3
limiting factors
predator
prey
carrying capacity
Any factor that limits the size of a population
An animal that hunts and kills other animals for food
An animal that gets hunted and killed
The largest population (of a species) that an area can support
limiting factors
Any factor that limits the size of a population
predator
An animal that hunts and kills other animals for food
living environment ecology set 5
carnivore
decomposer
scavenger
parasite
Eats meat
An organism (bacteria or fungus) that eats dead organisms and…
A carnivore that feeds on dead organisms
An organism that survives by living & feeding on other organism
carnivore
Eats meat
decomposer
An organism (bacteria or fungus) that eats dead organisms and…
living environment ecology set 6
food webs
energy pyramid
biodiversity
ecological succession
Many interconnected food chains showing relationships between…
Shows how food energy moves through an ecosystem
The variety of species in an area
The process by which an existing community is replaced by ano…
food webs
Many interconnected food chains showing relationships between…
energy pyramid
Shows how food energy moves through an ecosystem
living environment ecology set 2
habitat
population
community
biosphere
The place where a plant or animal lives
A group of only one species
The different populations that live and interact in the same…
All of the Earth's ecosystems
habitat
The place where a plant or animal lives
population
A group of only one species
living environment ecology set 4
food chain
autotroph
producer
heterotroph
Shows the relationships among organisms ("who eats who") & ("…
An organism that makes its own food
Something that makes its own food
A consumer, DOES NOT make its own food
food chain
Shows the relationships among organisms ("who eats who") & ("…
autotroph
An organism that makes its own food
30 terms
Living Environment: Ecology
Biosphere
biome
ecosystems
community
The entire portion of Earth inhabited by life; the sum of all…
A group of ecosystems that share similar climates and typical…
A specific biological community and its physical environment…
A group of populations living and interacting with each other…
Biosphere
The entire portion of Earth inhabited by life; the sum of all…
biome
A group of ecosystems that share similar climates and typical…
5 terms
Living Environment Ecology
Ecology
Biotic
Abiotic
species
Study of organisms and their environment
living things
non living things
all of the organisms of one type
Ecology
Study of organisms and their environment
Biotic
living things
43 terms
Living Environment (Ecology)
Ecology
Population
Community
Ecosystem
The study of interactions among organisms and their interrela…
All individuals of a single species that live w/ in a certain…
All populations of different organisms w/ in a given area.
A community and its physical environment.
Ecology
The study of interactions among organisms and their interrela…
Population
All individuals of a single species that live w/ in a certain…
34 terms
Regents Living Environment- Ecology
population
community
ecosystem
abiotic
all members of a species living in a given location
all of the interacting populations in a given area
all the members of a community along with the physical enviro…
non-living
population
all members of a species living in a given location
community
all of the interacting populations in a given area
Ecology -living Environment
Ecology
Population
Community
Ecosystem
Study of the interactions between organisms and their environ…
Simplest grouping of organisms in nature
A bunch of populations living together
Includes a community and its physical environment
Ecology
Study of the interactions between organisms and their environ…
Population
Simplest grouping of organisms in nature
23 terms
Living Environment-Ecology
environment
ecology
ecosystem
biotic factors
every living and non-living thing that surrounds an organism
study of the environment
a portion of the environment... made up of all living things tha…
living things that interact (ex bacteria, plants)
environment
every living and non-living thing that surrounds an organism
ecology
study of the environment
45 terms
Ecology Unit - For Living Environment
Ecology
Environment
Abiotic Factors
Biotic Factors
the study of how organisms interact with the living and nonli…
every living and nonliving thing that surrounds an organism
nonliving factors in the environment
living factors in the environment
Ecology
the study of how organisms interact with the living and nonli…
Environment
every living and nonliving thing that surrounds an organism
Living Environment: Ecology Topic 6
Abiotic factor
Autotroph
Biodiversity
Biosphere
Nonliving part of the environment-
Captures energy from sunlight or chemicals and convert it int…
Total of all the genetically based variety in all organisms i…
Consists of all life on earth and all parts of the earth in w…
Abiotic factor
Nonliving part of the environment-
Autotroph
Captures energy from sunlight or chemicals and convert it int…
Chapter 5 Living Environment Ecology Unit
Population Density
Age Structure
Immigration
Emigration
Number of individuals per unit area.
Number of males and female of each age in a population.
Movement of individuals into an area occupied by an existing…
Movement of individuals out of an area.
Population Density
Number of individuals per unit area.
Age Structure
Number of males and female of each age in a population.
Chapter 4 Living Environment Ecology Unit
Niche
Weather
climate
Microclimate
An organism's particular role in an ecosystem, or how it make…
Day-to-day conditions of the atmosphere, including temperatur…
Average year-to-year conditions of temperature and precipitat…
Environmental conditions within a small area that differs sig…
Niche
An organism's particular role in an ecosystem, or how it make…
Weather
Day-to-day conditions of the atmosphere, including temperatur…
Living Environment Regents Prep: Ecology
abiotic factors
autotroph
biodiversity
biotic factors
The non-living parts of an organism's habitat
An organism that makes its own food; producers
The diversity of plant and animal life in a particular habita…
All the living organisms that inhabit an environment
abiotic factors
The non-living parts of an organism's habitat
autotroph
An organism that makes its own food; producers
30 terms
Living Environment: Ecology Topic 6
Abiotic factor
Autotroph
Biodiversity
Biosphere
Nonliving part of the environment-
Captures energy from sunlight or chemicals and convert it int…
Total of all the genetically based variety in all organisms i…
Consists of all life on earth and all parts of the earth in w…
Abiotic factor
Nonliving part of the environment-
Autotroph
Captures energy from sunlight or chemicals and convert it int…
Chapter 6 Living Environment Ecology Unit
Monoculture
Renewable Resource
Non-renewable Resource
Sustainable Development
The practice of clearing large areas of land to plant a singl…
Is a resource that can be replaced or produced by a healthy e…
A resource that cannot be replaced or produced. Example: coal…
Providing for human need while preserving the ecosystems that…
Monoculture
The practice of clearing large areas of land to plant a singl…
Renewable Resource
Is a resource that can be replaced or produced by a healthy e…
33 terms
Ecology Vocab Living Environment
the study of the interactions among or…
the portion of the earth, lithosphere,…
group of similar organisms that can br…
all the organisms of the same species…
Ecology
biosphere
species
population
the study of the interactions among or…
Ecology
the portion of the earth, lithosphere,…
biosphere
Living Environment: Ecology
Ecology
biotic factors
abiotic factors
organism
how organisms and environments work together
living organisms
non-living parts of the environment
unicellular/multicellular living thing that exhibits all 8 ch…
Ecology
how organisms and environments work together
biotic factors
living organisms
17 terms
Living Environment: Ecology
Niche
Photosynthetic Organisms
Food Web
Energy Pyramid
The Role an organism plays in its environment.
Organisms that can produce their own food by performing photo…
Contains many directions of energy flow.
Shows the amount of energy available at each level of a pyram…
Niche
The Role an organism plays in its environment.
Photosynthetic Organisms
Organisms that can produce their own food by performing photo…
39 terms
Living Environment Ecology Vocab
Ecology
Ecosystem
Community
Population
The study of the interrelations between living things and the…
All the living and nonliving things in an area
All the populations in an area
A group of the same species that live in the same are and hav…
Ecology
The study of the interrelations between living things and the…
Ecosystem
All the living and nonliving things in an area
57 terms
Living Environment Ecology Vocabulary
biosphere
biome
ecosystem
community
Part of Earth in which life exists including land, water, and…
A group of ecosystems with similar climates and organisms
A biological community of interacting organisms and their phy…
A group of interdependent organisms inhabiting the same regio…
biosphere
Part of Earth in which life exists including land, water, and…
biome
A group of ecosystems with similar climates and organisms
Living environment regents: Ecology
Ecology
Biotic factors
Abiotic factors
Niche
The study of how organisms interact with the living and nonli…
Living parts of ecosystem: Plants and Animals
Nonliving parts of the environment: Rocks, Air, Ph, Sunlight
A species role in its environment
Ecology
The study of how organisms interact with the living and nonli…
Biotic factors
Living parts of ecosystem: Plants and Animals
26 terms
Ecology; living environment
Ecology
Species
Population
Community
The study of the relationship between organisms and the other…
Organisms that are able to reproduce succesfully and have fer…
All members of the same species in a specific geographical lo…
All of the specific populations in a certain geographical loc…
Ecology
The study of the relationship between organisms and the other…
Species
Organisms that are able to reproduce succesfully and have fer…
25 terms
Living Environment: Ecology
trophic level
biotic factor
niche
habitat
feeding positions in a food chain or web
the living aspects of the environment
the role of species in its environment
the physic al environment in which species lives
trophic level
feeding positions in a food chain or web
biotic factor
the living aspects of the environment
Ecology (Living Environment)
Ecology
Abiotic
Biotic
Levels of Organization
study of the environment (interactions)
not alive (sunlight, water, oxygen)
living (animal, plant)
population, community, ecosystem, biosphere
Ecology
study of the environment (interactions)
Abiotic
not alive (sunlight, water, oxygen)
30 terms
Living Environment: Ecology
Biosphere
biome
ecosystems
community
The entire portion of Earth inhabited by life; the sum of all…
A group of ecosystems that share similar climates and typical…
A specific biological community and its physical environment…
A group of populations living and interacting with each other…
Biosphere
The entire portion of Earth inhabited by life; the sum of all…
biome
A group of ecosystems that share similar climates and typical…
Living Environment: Ecology
Abiotic factors
Biotic factors
biodiversity
carrying capacity
The nonliving parts of an organism's environment
The living parts of an organism's environment
The variety of different species in the ecosystem
The size of a population that an ecosystem can support
Abiotic factors
The nonliving parts of an organism's environment
Biotic factors
The living parts of an organism's environment
29 terms
Living Environment Ecology
Community
Ecology
Environment
Ecosystem
All the populations that live in an area
The study of living things and their environment
Everything that surrounds a living thing
Living and non-living things that live in an environment
Community
All the populations that live in an area
Ecology
The study of living things and their environment
Living Environment: Ecology topic 7
Carrying capacity
Deforestation
Direct harvesting/ Poaching
Fossil Fuel
The maximum number of individuals of a particular species tha…
Loss of forests.
destruction/removal of a species from their natural environme…
A general term for buried combustible geologic deposits of or…
Carrying capacity
The maximum number of individuals of a particular species tha…
Deforestation
Loss of forests.
34 terms
Living Environment Ecology
ecology
species
population
community
Scientific study of interactions among organisms and between…
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
ecology
Scientific study of interactions among organisms and between…
species
A group of similar organisms that can breed and produce ferti…
Living Environment Ecology 6
ecology
environment
ecosystem
biotic
The study of how living things interact with each other and w…
Every living and non-living thing that surrounds an organism
All the living and non-living things that interact in a speci…
The living parts of the environment
ecology
The study of how living things interact with each other and w…
environment
Every living and non-living thing that surrounds an organism
10 terms
Living Environment - Ecology - Ch. 26
Abiotic
Acidity
Adaptations
Algae
Describes the nonliving parts of an organism's environment
Describes a low pH level due to dissolved acids, such as acid…
Special characteristics that make an organism well suited for…
Plantlike organisms, often single-celled, that carry out phot…
Abiotic
Describes the nonliving parts of an organism's environment
Acidity
Describes a low pH level due to dissolved acids, such as acid…
Chapter 3 Living Environment Ecology Unit
Biosphere
Ecology
Biotic Factor
Abiotic Factor
Consists of all life on Earth and all parts of the Earth in w…
The scientific study of interactions among organisms and betw…
Any living part of the environment.
Any nonliving part of the environment.
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…
10 terms
Ecology - Living Things and the Environment
Organism
Biotic Factor
Abiotic Factor
Photosynthesis
a living thing
A living part of an organism's habitat
A nonliving part of an organism's habitat
The process in which plants use water along with carbon dioxi…
Organism
a living thing
Biotic Factor
A living part of an organism's habitat
21 terms
Ecology / Living Things and the Environment
Community
Habitat
Ecosystem
Environment
The living part of an ecosystem.
The place in which an organism lives and obtains the resource…
A unit consisting of all the living and nonliving things in a…
All the living and nonliving things with which an organism ma…
Community
The living part of an ecosystem.
Habitat
The place in which an organism lives and obtains the resource…
20 terms
Living environment:ecology
Ecology
Biotic factors
Abiotic factors
Limiting factor
The study of interactions of organisms with each other and th…
Living
Non-living
a factor that causes population growth to decrease
Ecology
The study of interactions of organisms with each other and th…
Biotic factors
Living
19 terms
Living Environment Ecology Vocab
Ecology
Ecosystem
Community
Biotic
The study of the interrelations between living things and the…
All the living and nonliving things in an area
All the populations in an area
Living or once living
Ecology
The study of the interrelations between living things and the…
Ecosystem
All the living and nonliving things in an area
Living Environment-Ecology
Ecology
Biosphere
Species
Population
The study of interactions among organisms with each other and…
Portion of the planet where life exists
Individuals that can breed with one another
All the individuals of the same species (ducks) in an area
Ecology
The study of interactions among organisms with each other and…
Biosphere
Portion of the planet where life exists
25 terms
Living environment regents: Ecology
Ecology
Biotic factors
Abiotic factors
Niche
The study of how organisms interact with the living and nonli…
Living parts of ecosystem: Plants and Animals
Nonliving parts of the environment: Rocks, Air, Ph, Sunlight
A species role in its environment
Ecology
The study of how organisms interact with the living and nonli…
Biotic factors
Living parts of ecosystem: Plants and Animals
Ecology Living Environment Vocabulary
Ecology
Species
Population
Community
The study of the environment
A group of similar organisms that can breed and produce ferti…
A group of individuals that belong to the same species and li…
A group of different populations that all live together in on…
Ecology
The study of the environment
Species
A group of similar organisms that can breed and produce ferti…
Living Environment: Ecology 2
host
predator
limiting factor
prey
the infected
hunts prey
something that controls the growth of a population
eaten by predator
host
the infected
predator
hunts prey
living environment: ecology
symbiotic relationships
parasitism
mutualism
commensalism
close living associations between organisms
when one organism benefits and the other one is harmed
when both organisms benefit from the relationship
when one organism benefits and the other one is not harmed
symbiotic relationships
close living associations between organisms
parasitism
when one organism benefits and the other one is harmed
33 terms
Living Environment 8X Ecology
Community
Population
Habitat
Ecosystem
groups of organisms that live together in the same area
All the organisms of a species that live in the same area
Home environment for an organism
A group of organisms that live in a particular place, togethe…
Community
groups of organisms that live together in the same area
Population
All the organisms of a species that live in the same area
30 terms
Living Environment: Ecology
Ecology
Biosphere
Ecosystem
Biotic factors
the study of relationships between the organisms and other or…
area on earth that supports life
smaller sub-units of the biosphere that are easier to study.…
living things in an env.
Ecology
the study of relationships between the organisms and other or…
Biosphere
area on earth that supports life
28 terms
Ecology Living Environment (cont.)
sun
energy
Because organisms low in trophic level…
environmental factors like air, water,…
what is the primary source of energy?
what is needed to keep an ecosystem going?
why is it that organism high in trophic levels have less ener…
What types of factors determin which organisms can live in an…
sun
what is the primary source of energy?
energy
what is needed to keep an ecosystem going?
LIVING ENVIRONMENT VOCAB (ECOLOGY)
abiotic factors
bitoic factors
biodiversity
carrying capacity
the nonliving parts of an organism environment
the living parts of an organisms environment.
the variety of different species in an ecosystem
the size of population than an ecosystem can support
abiotic factors
the nonliving parts of an organism environment
bitoic factors
the living parts of an organisms environment.
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