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Biology Terms 2
Abiotic Factor
Autotroph
Biogeochemical Cycle
Biological Community
nonliving; referring to the physical and chemical properties…
use energy from the sun or from oxidation of inorganic substa…
continuous changing involving both biotic and abiotic of ecos…
group of plants and animals living and interacting with one a…
Abiotic Factor
nonliving; referring to the physical and chemical properties…
Autotroph
use energy from the sun or from oxidation of inorganic substa…
27 terms
Ecology Vocabulary
Ecology
Ecosystem
Secondary consumer
Succession
The study of the relationships between organisms and their en…
All abiotic factors and biotic organisms together.
An organism that eats primary consumer
The act of rebuilding an ecosystem
Ecology
The study of the relationships between organisms and their en…
Ecosystem
All abiotic factors and biotic organisms together.
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AP Bio Chapter 52 Vocab
Ecology
Climate
Microclimate
Macroclimate
The study of how organisms interact with each other and their…
The long-term prevailing weather conditions at a given place
Climate patterns on a very fine scale, such as the specific c…
Large-scale patterns in climate, the climate of an entire reg…
Ecology
The study of how organisms interact with each other and their…
Climate
The long-term prevailing weather conditions at a given place
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AP BIO CHAPTER 52
Ecology
Climate
Microclimate
Macroclimate
study of how organisms interact with eachother and their envi…
Long term, prevailing weather conditions at a given time
Climate patterns on a very fine scale,such as the specific cl…
Large-scale patterns in climate;the climate of an entire regi…
Ecology
study of how organisms interact with eachother and their envi…
Climate
Long term, prevailing weather conditions at a given time
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BIOMES
Limiting Factor
Tolerance
ecosystem
succession
anything that restricts the number of individuals in a popula…
the ability of an organism to withstand fluctuations in bioti…
an organism's tolerance is directly related and fitted to it'…
the gradual change of replacement of types of species in an e…
Limiting Factor
anything that restricts the number of individuals in a popula…
Tolerance
the ability of an organism to withstand fluctuations in bioti…
27 terms
Chapter 52: An Introduction to Ecology and the Biosphere
ecology
biosphere
global ecology
lanscape
The scientific study of the interactions between organisms an…
The global ecosystem; the sum of all the planet's ecosystems…
Examines how the regional exchange of energy and materials in…
A mosaic of connected ecosystems
ecology
The scientific study of the interactions between organisms an…
biosphere
The global ecosystem; the sum of all the planet's ecosystems…
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AP Bio Ch 52
ecology
organismal ecology
population
population ecology
the study of organism interactions w/ each other and the envi…
how an organism's structure, physiology, and behavior meet th…
a group of individuals of the same species living in an area
analyzes factors that affect population size and how and why…
ecology
the study of organism interactions w/ each other and the envi…
organismal ecology
how an organism's structure, physiology, and behavior meet th…
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Ch 52 - Intro to Ecology and Biosphere
Ecology
Abiotic Factors
Biogeography
Population
scientific study on interactions between organisms and their…
affect distribution of organisms (temperature, light, water)
study of past and present distribution of individual species
group of individuals of a single species that occupies the sa…
Ecology
scientific study on interactions between organisms and their…
Abiotic Factors
affect distribution of organisms (temperature, light, water)
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BIOMES
Limiting Factor
Tolerance
ecosystem
succession
anything that restricts the number of individuals in a popula…
the ability of an organism to withstand fluctuations in bioti…
an organism's tolerance is directly related and fitted to it'…
the gradual change of replacement of types of species in an e…
Limiting Factor
anything that restricts the number of individuals in a popula…
Tolerance
the ability of an organism to withstand fluctuations in bioti…
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Biogeo final
The Boreal Forest Biome is the only
The Boreal Forest Biome occurs only
Latitudinal zone of the Boreal Forest…
The major world biomes are
Circumpolar Biome meaning surrounding the polar region
in the Northern Hemishere
is between 50N 60N
- Coniferous Forest... - Temperate Deciduous Forest... - Desert... -Gr…
The Boreal Forest Biome is the only
Circumpolar Biome meaning surrounding the polar region
The Boreal Forest Biome occurs only
in the Northern Hemishere
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BIOL 1020- Alabama Diversity
gopher
hemolytic
ecology
pit organs
this tortoise is the only indigenous tortoise in the South east
means "breaks down red blood cells"
branch of biology that deals with the relations of organisms…
infrared heat receptors detect body heat of mammals
gopher
this tortoise is the only indigenous tortoise in the South east
hemolytic
means "breaks down red blood cells"
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Biology Unit 1 Test
ecology
biosphere
Global ecology
Landscape
The study of how organisms interact with each other and their…
The global ecosystem
Examines how the regional exchange of energy and materials in…
A mosaic of connected ecosystems
ecology
The study of how organisms interact with each other and their…
biosphere
The global ecosystem
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Ecology Final Turnbull
Ecosystem
Autotrophs
Heterotrophs
Abiotic Component
The biotic community and it's abiotic environment functioning…
Primary producers. i.e. green plants and algae
Can be decomposers or consumers
Consist of air,water, soil and so forth
Ecosystem
The biotic community and it's abiotic environment functioning…
Autotrophs
Primary producers. i.e. green plants and algae
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Alabama Diversity
Gopher
Hemolytic
Ecology
Pit
Tortoise is the only indigenous tortoise in the SE
Breaks down red blood cells
Branch of biology deals with relations of organisms t one ano…
Organs- infrared heat receptors detect body heat of mammals
Gopher
Tortoise is the only indigenous tortoise in the SE
Hemolytic
Breaks down red blood cells
27 terms
bio 1020 alabama diversity
gopher
hemolytic
ecology
pit
_______ tortoise is the only indigenous tortoise in the south…
breaks down red blood cells
branch of biology deals with the relations of organisms to on…
_______ organs - infrared heat receptors detect body heat of…
gopher
_______ tortoise is the only indigenous tortoise in the south…
hemolytic
breaks down red blood cells
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Alabama Diversity AU BIOL 1020
apex
brumates
cytoxic
gopher
another word for top predator
reptile version of hibernation don't eat but need to wake up…
toxic to cells, destroys tissue
tortoise is the only indigenous tortoise in the SE
apex
another word for top predator
brumates
reptile version of hibernation don't eat but need to wake up…
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Bio 2 exam one
Biotic factors
Abiotic factors
Dispersion
Density
Living-other organisms interacting with eachother
Non living factors like-temperature
Spacing
Number of species per unit area
Biotic factors
Living-other organisms interacting with eachother
Abiotic factors
Non living factors like-temperature
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biology 2
abiotic factor
autotroph
biogeochemical cycle
biological community
nonliving; referring to the physical and chemical properties…
use energy from the sun or from oxidation of inorganic substa…
continuous changing involving both biotic and abiotic compone…
group of plants and animals living and interacting with one a…
abiotic factor
nonliving; referring to the physical and chemical properties…
autotroph
use energy from the sun or from oxidation of inorganic substa…
33 terms
biology ch 2
abiotic factor
autotroph
biogeochemical cycle
biological community
nonliving; referring to the physical and chemical properties…
use energy from the sun or from oxidation of inorganic substa…
continuous changing involving both biotic and abiotic compone…
group of plants and animals living and interacting with one a…
abiotic factor
nonliving; referring to the physical and chemical properties…
autotroph
use energy from the sun or from oxidation of inorganic substa…
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BIOLOGY 150 QUIZZES 1-14
A local aquarium has a male guppy from…
evolution
ecology
Science is the process of _____ and __…
-high ponds... -minimal predation
genetically based change in a population over time
study of interactions of organisms with one another and with…
observation, experiment, evidence-based
A local aquarium has a male guppy from…
-high ponds... -minimal predation
evolution
genetically based change in a population over time
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Biology- Alabama Diversity
Apex
brumates
cytoxic
gopher
another word for top predator
reptile version of hibernation don't eat but need to wake up…
toxic to cells, destroys tissue
tortoise is the only indigenous tortoise in the SE
Apex
another word for top predator
brumates
reptile version of hibernation don't eat but need to wake up…
Lect 23 The Biosphere
The study of the interactions of organ…
How an organism meets the challenges a…
Characteristics of all the members of…
How all of the populations of differen…
Ecology
Organism
Population
Community
The study of the interactions of organ…
Ecology
How an organism meets the challenges a…
Organism
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Chapter 40 Vocab
biosphere
Global Ecology
landscape (seascape)
Landscape ecology
is the global ecosystem- the sum of all the planets systems a…
examines how the regional exchange of energy and materials in…
a mosaic of connected ecosystems.
focuses on the factors controlling exchanges of energy, mater…
biosphere
is the global ecosystem- the sum of all the planets systems a…
Global Ecology
examines how the regional exchange of energy and materials in…
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Biology Ch.2,3,5.
Describe cell theory
What is a prokaryotes
Describe the DNA in a prokaryote
give an example of prokaryote
Describes life as we know it... cells come from other cells... ever…
No nucleus or membrane enclosed organelles
DNA is not separated from rest of cell by enclosure in membra…
Bacteria: staff infection, bubonic... Archae: ancient bacteria
Describe cell theory
Describes life as we know it... cells come from other cells... ever…
What is a prokaryotes
No nucleus or membrane enclosed organelles
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Ecology Vocab
Chlorofluorocarbons
Decomposers
Mutualism
Invasive species
A class of compounds in refrigerants and aerosol propellants…
An organism that absorbs nutrients from nonliving organic mat…
A symbiotic relationship where both participants benefit
A species, often introduced by humans, that takes hold outsid…
Chlorofluorocarbons
A class of compounds in refrigerants and aerosol propellants…
Decomposers
An organism that absorbs nutrients from nonliving organic mat…
33 terms
Biology 1
abiotic factor
autotroph
biogeochemical cycle
biological community
nonliving; referring to the physical and chemical properties…
use energy from the sun or from oxidation of inorganic substa…
continous changing involving both biotic and abiotic componen…
group of plants and animals living and interacting with one a…
abiotic factor
nonliving; referring to the physical and chemical properties…
autotroph
use energy from the sun or from oxidation of inorganic substa…
31 terms
biology 2
Abiotic Factor
Autotroph
Biogeochemical Cycle
Biological Community
nonliving: referring to the physical and chemical properties…
use energy from the sun of from oxidation of inorganic substa…
Continuous changing involving both biotic and abiotic compone…
group of plants and animals loving and interacting with one a…
Abiotic Factor
nonliving: referring to the physical and chemical properties…
Autotroph
use energy from the sun of from oxidation of inorganic substa…
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Biology semester review
abiotic factor
Biological community
biome
biotic factor
nonliving; referring to the physical and chemical properties…
groups of plants and animals living and interacting with one…
any of the world's major ecosystem types, often classified ac…
pertaining to the living factors - the organisms - in an envi…
abiotic factor
nonliving; referring to the physical and chemical properties…
Biological community
groups of plants and animals living and interacting with one…
94 terms
Biology Exam Review
Which is the true order of the organiz…
In order for scientist to define livin…
Living things maintain a constant and…
What does a biologist study?
Atom, element, molecule, organelle, cell, tissue, organ, orga…
1. Adapt and evolve ... 2. Use of energy... 3. 1 or more cells... 4. R…
Homeostasis
Living and once-living things
Which is the true order of the organiz…
Atom, element, molecule, organelle, cell, tissue, organ, orga…
In order for scientist to define livin…
1. Adapt and evolve ... 2. Use of energy... 3. 1 or more cells... 4. R…
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Chapter 52
1. Abiotic
2. Aphotic Zone
3. Benthic Zone
4. Biome
the physical and chemical properties of an environment.
The part of an ocean or lake beneath the photic zone, where l…
The bottom surface of an aquatic environment.
Any of the world's major ecosystem types, often classified ac…
1. Abiotic
the physical and chemical properties of an environment.
2. Aphotic Zone
The part of an ocean or lake beneath the photic zone, where l…
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