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Science 1206: Ecology: Chapter 1
Abiotic
Artificial Ecosystem
Autotroph
Biodiversty
Factors in an ecosystem created by non-living things such as…
An ecosystem that is planned and maintained by humans for exa…
An organism that makes its own food and energy; it's a produc…
The number of species in an ecosystem and the variety within…
Abiotic
Factors in an ecosystem created by non-living things such as…
Artificial Ecosystem
An ecosystem that is planned and maintained by humans for exa…
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Science - Ecology chapter 1
organism
habitat
biotic factor
abiotic factor
a living thing
an environment that provides the things a specific organism n…
the parts of the habitat that are living, or once living, and…
the nonliving parts of an organism habitat- examples: sunligh…
organism
a living thing
habitat
an environment that provides the things a specific organism n…
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Science Ecology Chapter 1
Ecology
Sunlight
Biotic Factor
Ecosystem
The study of how living things interact
The source of energy of r almost all life on Earth
Living thing... For example: in a forest- biotic would be tree o…
living things and the physical environment
Ecology
The study of how living things interact
Sunlight
The source of energy of r almost all life on Earth
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Science- Ecology, chapter 1
Organism
Population
Community
Biome
A living thing
Organism of the same species that live together at the same t…
All of the different populations in a particular area that in…
An ecosystem that has very similar abiotic factors which resu…
Organism
A living thing
Population
Organism of the same species that live together at the same t…
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Science Chapter 1 - 2 Ecology
second-level consumer
producer
photosynthesis
circular
If a kestrel eats a mouse that eats grass, the kestrel is a
an organism that can make its own food is called
a process in which producers use carbon from carbon dioxide t…
If you were to make a physical model of the carbon cycle, wha…
second-level consumer
If a kestrel eats a mouse that eats grass, the kestrel is a
producer
an organism that can make its own food is called
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Science Ecology chapter 1
ecology
ecosystem
abiotic factors
biotic factors
the study of how living things interact with each other and t…
a particular environment and all the living things that are s…
nonliving things in an ecosystem.
living things in an ecosystem.
ecology
the study of how living things interact with each other and t…
ecosystem
a particular environment and all the living things that are s…
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science ecology chapter 1
biosphere
carrying conpactity
commensalism
community
all parts of the earth that supports life including the top o…
largest number of individuals of a particular species that an…
A type of symbiotic relationship between two organisms in whi…
All the different populations that live together in an ecosys…
biosphere
all parts of the earth that supports life including the top o…
carrying conpactity
largest number of individuals of a particular species that an…
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Science Ecology Chapter 1
organism
habitat
ecology
immigration
a living thing
an environment that provides the things the organism needs to…
the study of how living things interact with each other and w…
moving into a population
organism
a living thing
habitat
an environment that provides the things the organism needs to…
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science ecology chapter 1
Abiotic
Acid Precipitation
Aquatic Ecosystem:
Atmosphere:
The non-living parts of an ecosystem.
Rain, snow or fog that is unnaturally acidic (pH < 5.6) due t…
An ecosystem that is water-based
The layer of air above the Earth's surface.
Abiotic
The non-living parts of an ecosystem.
Acid Precipitation
Rain, snow or fog that is unnaturally acidic (pH < 5.6) due t…
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science ecology chapter 1
biosphere
carrying capacity
commensalim
community
Consists of all life on Earth and all parts of the Earth in w…
Largest number of individuals of a population that a environm…
a symbiotic relationship which one species benefits and the o…
All the different populations that live together in an area
biosphere
Consists of all life on Earth and all parts of the Earth in w…
carrying capacity
Largest number of individuals of a population that a environm…
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science ecology chapter 1
ecology
biotic factors
abiotic factors
organism
The study of the interactions between organisms and their env…
living parts of an ecosystem
non-living parts of an ecosystem
an individual animal, plant, or single-celled life form.
ecology
The study of the interactions between organisms and their env…
biotic factors
living parts of an ecosystem
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Chapter 1: Science of Ecology
Experiment
Hypothesis
Model
Principle
Test of a hypothesis. It can be observational (observe the sy…
Universal proposition that suggests explanations for some obs…
Verbal or mathematical statement of hypothesis.
Universal statement that we all accept because they are mostl…
Experiment
Test of a hypothesis. It can be observational (observe the sy…
Hypothesis
Universal proposition that suggests explanations for some obs…
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Science: Ecology Chapter 1 Test Friday
organism
biotic factors
abiotic factors
species
living thing
parts of a habitat that are LIVING or once living & interact…
NONLIVING parts of an organism's habitat
a group of organisms that can mate with each other & produce…
organism
living thing
biotic factors
parts of a habitat that are LIVING or once living & interact…
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Ecology and Environmental Science Chapter 1
Biodiversity is fundamental to human w…
The word environment is usually unders…
Economics factors should be considered…
Second growth timber refers to...
True
True
Making any environmental decisions.
Trees which have regenerated after logging.
Biodiversity is fundamental to human w…
True
The word environment is usually unders…
True
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Ecology Chapter 1
Biome
Savanna
Desert
Tundra
A large region characterized by a specific type of climate an…
A tropical / subtropical grassland biome with scattered indiv…
A region of little vegetation, either cold or hot, that recei…
Biome that surrounds the north and south poles; treeless land…
Biome
A large region characterized by a specific type of climate an…
Savanna
A tropical / subtropical grassland biome with scattered indiv…
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Interactive Science - Ecology and the Environment - Chapter 1 :: Study Guide
organism
habitat
biotic factors
abiotic factors
A living thing
An environment that provides the things a specific organism n…
The parts of a habitat that are living, or once living, and i…
Non-living factors including temperature, water, sunlight, ox…
organism
A living thing
habitat
An environment that provides the things a specific organism n…
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Chapter 1 science Ecology
Biosphere
Limiting Factor
Community
Part of limiting factor
parts of the earth that supports life
restricts number of individuals in a population
all populations of a species is an ecosystem
1. space, 2. food, 3. water , 4. natural disasters , 5. shelt…
Biosphere
parts of the earth that supports life
Limiting Factor
restricts number of individuals in a population
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Science - Ecology Chapter 1
Define Ecology.
Can pure nitrogen, in gas form be used…
Give examples of biotic factors.
What is the primary source of energy f…
The scientific study of how organisms interact with their env…
No, it has to be fixed by lightning or bacteria.
An example is a tree or a deer.
The primary source is the sun.
Define Ecology.
The scientific study of how organisms interact with their env…
Can pure nitrogen, in gas form be used…
No, it has to be fixed by lightning or bacteria.
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Ecology: Chapter 1
organism
habitat
biotic factor
abiotic factor
An individual living thing
An environment that provides the things a specific organism n…
A living part of an ecosystem... Any living part of the environm…
Factors that are the non-living parts of an organism's habitat.
organism
An individual living thing
habitat
An environment that provides the things a specific organism n…
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Interactive Science- Ecology- Chapter 1
organism
habitat
biotic factor
abiotic factor
a living thing
an environment that provides an organism with what it needs t…
living/once living things that interact with an organism
nonliving factors that interact with an organism
organism
a living thing
habitat
an environment that provides an organism with what it needs t…
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Science 10 - Ecology Chapter 1
Biotic Components
Abiotic Components
Biome
Ecosystems
the living organisms in an environment
the non-living parts of an environment, ex. sunlight, precipi…
a large region with the same average climate and similar orga…
an environment where biotic and abiotic components interact
Biotic Components
the living organisms in an environment
Abiotic Components
the non-living parts of an environment, ex. sunlight, precipi…
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Ecology Chapter 1
abiotic
biotic
mutualism
parasitism
non-living factors in an ecosystem. Ex: rocks, garbage, water
living factos in an ecosystem. Ex: trees, mouse, tiger
a type of symbiosis where both individuals benefit from the r…
a type of symbiosis where only one individual benefits from t…
abiotic
non-living factors in an ecosystem. Ex: rocks, garbage, water
biotic
living factos in an ecosystem. Ex: trees, mouse, tiger
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Chapter 1 Science Ecology and the Environment
Organism
Habitat
Biotic factor
Abiotic factor
A living thing
An environment that provides the things a specific organism n…
A living or once living part of an organism's habitat
The non living parts of an organism's habitat.
Organism
A living thing
Habitat
An environment that provides the things a specific organism n…
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Chapter 1 ecology science vocabulary
organism
habitat
biotic factor
abiotic factor
A living thing
An environment that provides the things that a specific organ…
A living or once living part of an organisms habitat
A nonliving part of an organisms habitat
organism
A living thing
habitat
An environment that provides the things that a specific organ…
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Science Vocab ecology chapter 1
Carnivores
Consumers
Omnivores
Herbivores
Animals that eat other animals
Organism that cannot create energy-rich molecules but obtains…
An organism that eats food of both plants and animals
The vegetarians of the world including rabbits, deer, and oth…
Carnivores
Animals that eat other animals
Consumers
Organism that cannot create energy-rich molecules but obtains…
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Science ecology chapter 1 vocabulary
Ecosystem
Carrying capacity
Limiting factor
Producer
All the living organisms that live in an area and the nonliving
Largest number of individuals of a particular species that an…
Anything that can restrict the size of a population including…
Organism such as a green plant or alga that uses an outside s…
Ecosystem
All the living organisms that live in an area and the nonliving
Carrying capacity
Largest number of individuals of a particular species that an…
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Science-Ecology and the Environment-Chapter 1
Organism
Habitat
Biotic factors
Abiotic factors
Living thing
An environment that provides the things a specific organism n…
The parts of a habitat that are living, or once living, and i…
The non living parts of an organisms habitat
Organism
Living thing
Habitat
An environment that provides the things a specific organism n…
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Ecology Chapter 1
Biosphere
Ecosystem
Ecology
Population
Part of the Earth that supports life, including the top porti…
All the living organisms that live in an area and the nonlivi…
Study of the interactions that take place among organisms and…
All the organisms that belong to the same species living in a…
Biosphere
Part of the Earth that supports life, including the top porti…
Ecosystem
All the living organisms that live in an area and the nonlivi…
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ecology and science method chapter 1
6 characteristics of life
invasive species
What is Ecology
Biotic
self initiated movement ... Growth and development... Reproduction-…
plants animals etc. that are introduce to an ecosystem by acc…
Study of organisms and their interactions with each other and…
living
6 characteristics of life
self initiated movement ... Growth and development... Reproduction-…
invasive species
plants animals etc. that are introduce to an ecosystem by acc…
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Ecology Chapter 1
organism
habitat
biotic factor
abiotic factor
a living thing that gets food, water, shelter and other thing…
an environment that provides the things an organism needs to…
living or once living part of an organism's habitat
non-living part of an organism's habitat
organism
a living thing that gets food, water, shelter and other thing…
habitat
an environment that provides the things an organism needs to…
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Chapter 1: Introduction to the Science of Ecology
The scientific study of the abiotic fa…
The mechanisms responsible for regulat…
The evolutionary reasons for particula…
Ecologist who discovered that plants a…
Ecology
Proximate factors
Ultimate factors
Thomas Malthus
The scientific study of the abiotic fa…
Ecology
The mechanisms responsible for regulat…
Proximate factors
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Science 10 - Ecology Chapter 1
Biosphere
Biome
Biotic component
Abiotic component
Thin layer of air, land, and water on or near Earth's surface…
Largest division of the biosphere that is characterized by bi…
All organisms in the environment (bacteria, plants, animals).
All non-living parts of the environment (oxygen, soil, light,…
Biosphere
Thin layer of air, land, and water on or near Earth's surface…
Biome
Largest division of the biosphere that is characterized by bi…
Chapter 1 NU Ecology
Biotic
Abiotic
Atoms
Molecules
Describes living factors in the environment.
Nonliving
Basic unit of matter
Two or more atoms joined together
Biotic
Describes living factors in the environment.
Abiotic
Nonliving
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Science Chapter 1: Environment and Ecology
population
Ecosystem
Niche
Emigration
A group of individuals that belong to the same species and li…
The community and all of the abiotic (non-living) factors in…
How an organism makes its living and interacts with the bioti…
Organisms moving OUT of an area
population
A group of individuals that belong to the same species and li…
Ecosystem
The community and all of the abiotic (non-living) factors in…
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ECOLOGY AND THE ENVIRONMENT CHAPTER 1
ORGANISM
HABITAT
BIOTIC FACTOR
ABIOTIC FACTOR
A LIVING THING
ANY ENVIRONMENT THAT PROVIDES WHAT AN ORGANISM NEEDS TO SURVIVE
LIVING THINGS IN AN ENVIRONMENT
NON-LIVING THINGS IN AN ENVIRONMENT
ORGANISM
A LIVING THING
HABITAT
ANY ENVIRONMENT THAT PROVIDES WHAT AN ORGANISM NEEDS TO SURVIVE
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Chapter 1 Ecology ..Symbiosis
Living together, close relation.
Both species involved benefit from the…
One species benefits and the other is…
One species benefits and the other one…
Symbiosis
Mutualism
Commensalism
Parasitism
Living together, close relation.
Symbiosis
Both species involved benefit from the…
Mutualism
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Ecology Chapter 1
Ecology
Ecosystem
Biotic
Abiotic
the scientific study of how organismsi nteract with their env…
describes a particular environment and all the living things…
living parts of an ecosystem
nonliving parts of an ecosystem
Ecology
the scientific study of how organismsi nteract with their env…
Ecosystem
describes a particular environment and all the living things…
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SLS Science 10 Ecology Chapter 1
Abiotic
Biome
Biotic
Commensalism
Relating to non-living parts of an environment such as sunlig…
The largest division of the biosphere, which includes large r…
Relating to living organisms such as plants, animals, fungi a…
A symbiotic relationship in which one species benefits and th…
Abiotic
Relating to non-living parts of an environment such as sunlig…
Biome
The largest division of the biosphere, which includes large r…
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Ecology chapter 1 study guide science rules
An _________________ is made up of liv…
The study of how living things interac…
_______________ in the air cannot be t…
A whale is feeding on plankton. It is…
Ecosystem
Ecology
Pure nitrogen
Aquatic biome
An _________________ is made up of liv…
Ecosystem
The study of how living things interac…
Ecology
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Science- Ecology chapter 1 test
Is the scientific study of how organis…
What is the main source of energy used…
Living things in an ecosystem, what is…
Non living things in an ecosystem, wha…
Ecology
The sun\
Biotic factor , bird
Abiotic factor, rock
Is the scientific study of how organis…
Ecology
What is the main source of energy used…
The sun\
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Chapter 1 Ecology
Ecology
Ecosystem
Biotic Factor
Abiotic Factor
Is the scientific study of how organisms interact with their…
To describe a particular environment and all living things th…
The Living parts.
The non living parts.
Ecology
Is the scientific study of how organisms interact with their…
Ecosystem
To describe a particular environment and all living things th…
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Grade 9 Science: Ecology Chapter 1 Definitions
environment
sustainability
biodiversity
ecology
all the living and non-living things that exist on Earth as w…
populations of plants, animals, and other living organisms ca…
the number of different types of organisms in an area
the study of how organisms interact with each other as well a…
environment
all the living and non-living things that exist on Earth as w…
sustainability
populations of plants, animals, and other living organisms ca…
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Ecology Chapter 1
Time Scale Dilemma
resistance
examples of rapid evolution
why are invasive species successful
evolutionary and ecological processes happen on such differen…
Once we started introducing pesticides the number of resistan…
pink boll-worm, red stickleback
No natural predators. Less energy towards defense means more…
Time Scale Dilemma
evolutionary and ecological processes happen on such differen…
resistance
Once we started introducing pesticides the number of resistan…
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Chapter 1 Principles of Ecology
Ecology
Biosphere
Biotic Factor
Abiotic Factor
Scientific discipline in which the relationships among living…
is the portion of Earth that supports life
Living factors in an organism's environment
nonliving factors in an organism's environment
Ecology
Scientific discipline in which the relationships among living…
Biosphere
is the portion of Earth that supports life
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Ecology Chapter 1
ecology
estuary
deciduous
coniferous
the scientific study of how living things interact with each…
the lower end of a river where it meets the ocean and fresh a…
a term used to describe trees and shrubs that drop their leav…
a term used to describe cone-bearing trees and shrubs that us…
ecology
the scientific study of how living things interact with each…
estuary
the lower end of a river where it meets the ocean and fresh a…
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Ecology (Chapter 1)
niche
limiting factor
biosphere
food chain
how an organism survives in its environment
anything that restricts the number of individuals in a popula…
the part of Earth that supports life
the feeding relationships among the organisms in an ecosystem
niche
how an organism survives in its environment
limiting factor
anything that restricts the number of individuals in a popula…
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Interactive Science- Ecology and the Environment- Chapter 1
organism
habitat
biotic factor
abiotic factor
a living thing
an environment that provides an organism with what it needs t…
living/once living things that interact with an organism
nonliving factors that interact with an organism
organism
a living thing
habitat
an environment that provides an organism with what it needs t…
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Science Chapter 1 Section 1-Ecology
Organism
Habitat
Ecology
Biotic Factors
One living thing
An environment that provides the things needed for a specific…
The study of how animals interact in an ecosystem
Living or once living things in a habitat
Organism
One living thing
Habitat
An environment that provides the things needed for a specific…
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Chapter 1 Section 1 Ecology Vocab Science
organism
habitat
ecology
biotic factors
a living thing
an environment that provides the things a specific organism n…
the study of how organisms interact with each other and their…
a living or once living part of an organism's habitat
organism
a living thing
habitat
an environment that provides the things a specific organism n…
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Ecology and Enviornment - Chapter 1
organism
habitat
biotic factor
abiotic factor
a living thing
an environment that provides the things a specific organism n…
a living or once living part of an organism's habitat
a nonliving part of an organism's habitat
organism
a living thing
habitat
an environment that provides the things a specific organism n…
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