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68 terms
Ecology Set
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 (different species)
Organism
an individual living thing that uses energy, reproduces, resp…
Species
a group of similar organisms that can breed and produce ferti…
Ecology set
hypothesis
scientific method
introduced species
ecologist
An educated guess
.... A series of steps followed to solve problems including coll…
species moved by humans to new geographic areas, either inten…
a biologist who studies the relation between organisms and th…
hypothesis
An educated guess
scientific method
.... A series of steps followed to solve problems including coll…
Ecology Vocabulary Set
Producer
Ecology
Trophic Level
Mutualism
another word for autotroph; uses photosynthesis to produce it…
the study of relationships between organisms and their enviro…
each step in a food web or food chain
a symbiotic relationship where both parties benefit
Producer
another word for autotroph; uses photosynthesis to produce it…
Ecology
the study of relationships between organisms and their enviro…
18 terms
Ecology set
Ecosystem
Biome
Population
Community
All living and non living things that interact in an area.
Similar ecosystems that exist throughout the world due to sim…
All members of one species living in a particular area.
All the different populations living in a particular area.
Ecosystem
All living and non living things that interact in an area.
Biome
Similar ecosystems that exist throughout the world due to sim…
46 terms
Ecology Set
Scientific Method
Hypothesis
Introduced Species
Ecologist
A series of steps followed to solve problems including collec…
A testable prediction, often implied by a theory
species moved by humans to new geographic areas, either inten…
person concerned with the interrelationship between living or…
Scientific Method
A series of steps followed to solve problems including collec…
Hypothesis
A testable prediction, often implied by a theory
44 terms
Ecology set
hypothesis
scientific method
introduced species
ecologist
A possible explanation for a set of observations or answer to…
A series of steps followed to solve problems including collec…
species moved by humans to new geographic areas, either inten…
a biologist who studies the relation between organisms and th…
hypothesis
A possible explanation for a set of observations or answer to…
scientific method
A series of steps followed to solve problems including collec…
44 terms
ecology set
hypothesis
scientific method
introduced species
ecologist
A proposed, scientifically testable explanation for an observ…
A series of steps followed to solve problems including collec…
nonnative species that are either intentionally or unintentio…
Studies animals and the way they interact with their environm…
hypothesis
A proposed, scientifically testable explanation for an observ…
scientific method
A series of steps followed to solve problems including collec…
22 terms
Ecology Set
Habitat
Niche
Ecology
Biosphere
An area that provides an organism with its basic needs for su…
Full range of physical and biological conditions in which an…
Scientific study of interactions among organisms and between…
Consists of all life on Earth and all parts of the Earth in w…
Habitat
An area that provides an organism with its basic needs for su…
Niche
Full range of physical and biological conditions in which an…
20 terms
Ecology Set
Abiotic
Biotic
Adaptiation
Camouflage
A nonliving organism.
A living organism.
Traits evolved from needs of a specific area/region.
The ability to blend in with flora to hide from or sneak up o…
Abiotic
A nonliving organism.
Biotic
A living organism.
ecology set
producer
consumer
photosynthesis
plankton
An organism that can make its own food.
An organism that obtains energy by feeding on other organisms
Conversion of light energy from the sun into chemical energy.
Tiny organisms that float in the water
producer
An organism that can make its own food.
consumer
An organism that obtains energy by feeding on other organisms
21 terms
Ecology set
Ecology
Biosphere
Ecosystem
Abiotic
A branch of biology dealing with the relations of living orga…
All regons of the Earth and its atmosphere where living organ…
A comunity of interacting organisms (tropical rainforest)
Relating or resuting from non living things (rock)
Ecology
A branch of biology dealing with the relations of living orga…
Biosphere
All regons of the Earth and its atmosphere where living organ…
17 terms
ecology set
Ecology
Biosphere
Population
Community
scientific study of interactions among organisms and between…
part of earth in which life exist including land, water, and…
group of individuals of the same species that live in the sam…
assemblage of different populations that live together in a d…
Ecology
scientific study of interactions among organisms and between…
Biosphere
part of earth in which life exist including land, water, and…
ecology set
biodiversity
biome
carbon cycle
climate
The amount of biological or living diversity per unit area. I…
A group of ecosystems that share similar climates and typical…
The organic circulation of carbon from the atmosphere into or…
Overall weather in an area over a long period of time
biodiversity
The amount of biological or living diversity per unit area. I…
biome
A group of ecosystems that share similar climates and typical…
28 terms
Ecology set
Ecology
Community
Ecosystem
Biome
Ecology is the study of the interactions among living things…
Is a group of different species living together in one area.
An ecosystem includes all of the organisms as well as the cli…
A major regional or global community of organisms.
Ecology
Ecology is the study of the interactions among living things…
Community
Is a group of different species living together in one area.
Ecology set
Ecology
Ecologist
Introduced species
Scientific name
Scientific study of interactions among organisms and between…
person concerned with the interrelationship between living or…
species moved by humans to new geographic areas, either inten…
The name given to each species, consisting of its genus and i…
Ecology
Scientific study of interactions among organisms and between…
Ecologist
person concerned with the interrelationship between living or…
Ecology Set
Symbiosis
Mutualism
Predator
Prey
organisms living and relying on each other for survival
both creatures benefiting from each other, example: Crocodile…
Living organism that hunts and eats other living organisms
Living organisms that are food to predators
Symbiosis
organisms living and relying on each other for survival
Mutualism
both creatures benefiting from each other, example: Crocodile…
31 terms
Ecology set
Ecology
Ecologist
Introduced species
Scientific name
Scientific study of interactions among organisms and between…
person concerned with the interrelationship between living or…
species moved by humans to new geographic areas, either inten…
The name given to each species, consisting of its genus and i…
Ecology
Scientific study of interactions among organisms and between…
Ecologist
person concerned with the interrelationship between living or…
22 terms
Ecology Set for Test Thursday
Abiotic
Carbon Cycle
Water Cycle
Nitrogen Cycle
Nonliving factors in an ecosystem
The process by which carbon cycles from the atmosphere, throu…
The process by which water is cycled from the atmosphere thro…
The process by which nitrogen is cycled from the atmosphere t…
Abiotic
Nonliving factors in an ecosystem
Carbon Cycle
The process by which carbon cycles from the atmosphere, throu…
22 terms
Ecology Words Set
Ecology
Ecologist
Introduced Species
Scientific name
Scientific study of interactions among organisms and between…
...
...
...
Ecology
Scientific study of interactions among organisms and between…
Ecologist
...
17 terms
Ecology Vocabulary - Set 2
Producers
Primary Consumers
Secondary Consumers
Herbivores
Organisms that make their own food.
This category includes organisms that consume producers (plan…
Organisms that consume primary consumers.
Consumers that eat only plants.
Producers
Organisms that make their own food.
Primary Consumers
This category includes organisms that consume producers (plan…
17 terms
Ecology: Set 1
environment
ecosystem
community
population
all the living and nonliving things around an organism
organisms interacting with one another and their physical env…
all the organisms living together in an ecosystem
a group of the same kind of organisms that live in an area
environment
all the living and nonliving things around an organism
ecosystem
organisms interacting with one another and their physical env…
30 terms
ecology set 2
alpine
matriarch
patriarch
limiting factors
of or relating to high mountains.
a woman who is the head of a family or tribe.
the male head of a family or tribe.
things that prevent a population from growing any large
alpine
of or relating to high mountains.
matriarch
a woman who is the head of a family or tribe.
30 terms
Ecology Set 1
abiotic
biotic
organism
ecology
non-living factors in the environment
living factors in the environment
any plant or animal
the study of the interaction between organisms and the enviro…
abiotic
non-living factors in the environment
biotic
living factors in the environment
17 terms
Ecology: Set 2
predator
prey
symbiosis
parasitism
an organism that hunts and eats other organisms
an organism hunted and eaten by another organism
a close relationship between different species
a relationship in which one organism lives in or on, feeds up…
predator
an organism that hunts and eats other organisms
prey
an organism hunted and eaten by another organism
Ecology Vocabulary Set
Producer
Ecology
Trophic Level
Mutualism
another word for autotroph; uses photosynthesis to produce it…
the study of relationships between organisms and their enviro…
each step in a food web or food chain
a symbiotic relationship where both parties benefit
Producer
another word for autotroph; uses photosynthesis to produce it…
Ecology
the study of relationships between organisms and their enviro…
What is ecology set 1
Biosphere
Ecology
Population
Community
A part of earth in which life exists, including land, water,…
A scientific study of interactions among organisms and betwee…
A group of individuals of the same species that live in the s…
A group of different populations that live together in a diff…
Biosphere
A part of earth in which life exists, including land, water,…
Ecology
A scientific study of interactions among organisms and betwee…
18 terms
ecology set 2
decay
decomposer
recycling
microorganism
when something breaks down into simpler materials
a living thing that breaks down the remains of dead organisms
breaking down materials into different forms that can be used…
a tiny living thing that can only be seen through a microscope
decay
when something breaks down into simpler materials
decomposer
a living thing that breaks down the remains of dead organisms
44 terms
Ecology Set
hypothesis
scientific method
introduced species
trade off
A testable prediction, often implied by a theory
A series of steps followed to solve problems including collec…
species moved by humans to new geographic areas, either inten…
Giving up one thing for another
hypothesis
A testable prediction, often implied by a theory
scientific method
A series of steps followed to solve problems including collec…
16 terms
ecology set
omnivore
herbivore
carnivore
consumer
An animal that eats both plants and animals
A consumer that eats only plants.
A consumer that eats only animals.
An organism that obtains energy by feeding on other organisms
omnivore
An animal that eats both plants and animals
herbivore
A consumer that eats only plants.
24 terms
Ecology set
Flathead Catfish
Channel Catfish
Bullhead
White bass
Flathead Catfish
Channel Catfish
30 terms
Ecology Set I
Ecology
Biosphere
Ecosystem
Abiotic
The study of the relationship between living things and their…
The area of the earth that supports life..extends from the de…
Systems of interactions between biotic factors and abiotic fa…
NON living things in our environment such as soil, water, lig…
Ecology
The study of the relationship between living things and their…
Biosphere
The area of the earth that supports life..extends from the de…
Ecology Set 1
Ecology
Population
Exponential Growth
Logistic Growth
Scientific study of interactions among organisms and between…
A group of individuals that belong to the same species and li…
Growth of a population in an ideal, unlimited environment, re…
Occurs when a population's growth slows or stops following a…
Ecology
Scientific study of interactions among organisms and between…
Population
A group of individuals that belong to the same species and li…
Ecology set
Species
Population
Community
Ecosystem
Is a group of similar organisms that can be produced fertile…
Is a group of indivisuals that belong to the same species and…
An assemblage of diffrent populations that live together in a…
All the organisims that live in a place, together with thier…
Species
Is a group of similar organisms that can be produced fertile…
Population
Is a group of indivisuals that belong to the same species and…
26 terms
Ecology Set 1
habitat
biotic factor
abiotic factor
population
Place where an organism lives
Any living part of an environment
The nonliving parts of an ecosystem
A group of individuals that belong to the same species and li…
habitat
Place where an organism lives
biotic factor
Any living part of an environment
16 terms
Ecology Set
natural selection
adaptions
niche
competition
...
...
...
...
natural selection
...
adaptions
...
Ecology Set
population ecology
community ecology
ecosystem ecology
Demography
factors affect population
interactions between populations
interactions between biotic and abiotic... nutrients and energy…
study of population size, density, dispersion, sex ration, an…
population ecology
factors affect population
community ecology
interactions between populations
13 terms
Ecology set 2
food chain
carnivore
producer
autotroph
A series of events in which one organism eats another and obt…
A consumer that obtains energy by eating only animals.
An organism that makes its own food
An organism that makes its own food
food chain
A series of events in which one organism eats another and obt…
carnivore
A consumer that obtains energy by eating only animals.
Ecology set
Ecology
Species
Community
Ecosystem
Scientific study of interactions among organisms and between…
Group of similar organisms that could breed and produce ferti…
Assemblages of different populations that live together
Collections of all organisms that live in a particular place…
Ecology
Scientific study of interactions among organisms and between…
Species
Group of similar organisms that could breed and produce ferti…
Ecology set
deforestation
poaching
bycatch
biodiversity
Deforestation is the clearing of trees, transforming a forest…
cook (an egg), without its shell, in or over boiling water.
the unwanted fish and other marine creatures caught during co…
the variety of life in the world or in a particular habitat o…
deforestation
Deforestation is the clearing of trees, transforming a forest…
poaching
cook (an egg), without its shell, in or over boiling water.
Ecology Set
biosphere
population
community
species
defined as all life on planet Earth.
consists of all individuals of a single species that exist to…
All of the populations living together in the same area
a single type of organism that can interbreed and produce fer…
biosphere
defined as all life on planet Earth.
population
consists of all individuals of a single species that exist to…
ecology set
Biosphere
Biome
Ecosystem
Community
The areas of the water, the air and land on earth
This is a habitat for plants and animals with similar charact…
Ecosystem is a community of living organisms
A group of people that form a group (community)
Biosphere
The areas of the water, the air and land on earth
Biome
This is a habitat for plants and animals with similar charact…
41 terms
Ecology set
reflex
instinct
learning
communication
involve a single basic task or movemnt that cannot be stopped
inherent inclination of an organism to perform a specific com…
modification of behvior based on specific experiences
trasmission and reception of signals between animals
reflex
involve a single basic task or movemnt that cannot be stopped
instinct
inherent inclination of an organism to perform a specific com…
10 terms
Ecology/set one
ecology
community
ecosystem
biome
Scientific study of interactions among organisms and between…
A group of different species that live together in one area
A biological community of interacting organisms and their phy…
A large region characterized by a specific type of climate an…
ecology
Scientific study of interactions among organisms and between…
community
A group of different species that live together in one area
13 terms
Ecology set
Limiting Factor
Carrying capacity
Biosphere
Ecosystem
Rain, Water, Food
To many deer
Earth
Desert/Forest
Limiting Factor
Rain, Water, Food
Carrying capacity
To many deer
Ecology Set
Biosphere
Carnivore
Carrying Capacity
Pioneer Species
A global ecosystem that includes all things that are biotic a…
Animals that eat ONLY meat
the number of people, other living organisms, or crops that a…
hardy species which are the first to live in previously damag…
Biosphere
A global ecosystem that includes all things that are biotic a…
Carnivore
Animals that eat ONLY meat
40 terms
Ecology Set
ecology
biosphere
ecosystem
biotic factors
the study of relationships between living things and their en…
area on earth where life is found
physically distinct, self supporting, area. includes organism…
living, once living things
ecology
the study of relationships between living things and their en…
biosphere
area on earth where life is found
10 terms
Ecology set
abiotic
biotic
biosphere
commensalism
Non-living things or was once alive
living things in the environment.
the place on the earth were you find the living organisms
A relationship between two organisms in which one organism be…
abiotic
Non-living things or was once alive
biotic
living things in the environment.
26 terms
Ecology Set
Ecology
Biotic Factors
Abiotic Factors
Population
The study of how organisms interact with one another and the…
Living parts of the environment.
nonliving parts of the environment.
a group of individual species of the same species living in t…
Ecology
The study of how organisms interact with one another and the…
Biotic Factors
Living parts of the environment.
Ecology Set
community
ecosystem
population
habitat
all populations that live in a certain place
living and nonliving things in an environment, together with…
group of the same kind of organism living in a certain place
place where an organism lives
community
all populations that live in a certain place
ecosystem
living and nonliving things in an environment, together with…
Ecology set
abiotic
biotic
biosphere
commensalism
Non-living things or was once alive
living things in the environment.
the place on the earth were you find the living organisms
A relationship between two organisms in which one organism be…
abiotic
Non-living things or was once alive
biotic
living things in the environment.
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