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12 terms
Food Chains Vocabulary
vore
Organism
Producer
Consumer
combining form "one who eats"
a living thing
an organism that makes its own food
an organism that must eat other organisms (animals or produce…
vore
combining form "one who eats"
Organism
a living thing
15 terms
Food Chains Vocabulary
carnivore
competition
consumer
decomposer
an animal that eats only other animals
the struggle between organisms of the same or different speci…
an organism in a food chain that eats other organisms, especi…
an organism in a food chain that breaks down organic matter
carnivore
an animal that eats only other animals
competition
the struggle between organisms of the same or different speci…
20 terms
Food Chains & Food Webs Vocabulary
PRODUCERS
CONSUMERS
CARNIVORE
HERBIVORES
Organisms that make their own food; plants
Organisms that eat other organisms for food
Animals that eat only meat; they are the top of the food chain
Animals that eat only plants
PRODUCERS
Organisms that make their own food; plants
CONSUMERS
Organisms that eat other organisms for food
15 terms
Food Webs & Food Chains Vocabulary
Carnivore
Consumer
Decomposer
Energy Pyramid
An organism that eats only animals
An organism that is unable to make its own food
Breaks down dead matter/materials and return it to the soil
A graphical model of energy (from food) flow in a community
Carnivore
An organism that eats only animals
Consumer
An organism that is unable to make its own food
21 terms
Food Chains
carnivores
herbivores
omnivores
producers
meat eaters
plant eaters
both meat and plant eaters
organisms that make their own food = plants
carnivores
meat eaters
herbivores
plant eaters
12 terms
Food Chains Vocabulary for Third Grade
Producer
consumer
herbivore
omnivore
green plants make their own food
animals who eats living organisms, plants and animals
plant eaters eat only plants
plant and meat eater
Producer
green plants make their own food
consumer
animals who eats living organisms, plants and animals
21 terms
Food Chains
carnivores
herbivores
omnivores
producers
meat eaters
plant eaters
both meat and plant eaters
organisms that make their own food = plants
carnivores
meat eaters
herbivores
plant eaters
12 terms
Food Chains and Webs Vocabulary
Producer
Consumer
Decomposer
Herbivore
An organism that makes its own food
An organism that gets energy by eating other organisms
An organism that gets energy by feeding on dead materials and…
An animal that eats only plants or plant products
Producer
An organism that makes its own food
Consumer
An organism that gets energy by eating other organisms
11 terms
Food Webs and Food Chains Vocabulary
Prey
Producer
Trophic Level
Autotroph
An animal that is hunted and killed by another for food.
Organism that uses light energy from the Sun to produce food…
Position of an animal in a food chain.
An organism that makes its own food (producer).
Prey
An animal that is hunted and killed by another for food.
Producer
Organism that uses light energy from the Sun to produce food…
16 terms
Food Chains
carnivores
herbivores
omnivores
producers
meat eaters
plant eaters
both meat and plant eaters
organisms that make their own food = plants
carnivores
meat eaters
herbivores
plant eaters
8 terms
Science Food Chains Vocabulary
Producer
Consumer
Predator
Omnivore
an organism that produces (makes) its own food
An animal that cannot produce its own food and must eat plant…
An animal that hunts another animal for food
a consumer that eats both plants and animals
Producer
an organism that produces (makes) its own food
Consumer
An animal that cannot produce its own food and must eat plant…
12 terms
Vocabulary Food Chains
prey
predator
photosynthesis
scavenger
an animal that is hunted and killed by another for food
An animal that hunts other animals for food
Conversion of light energy from the sun into chemical energy.
A carnivore that feeds on the bodies of dead or decaying orga…
prey
an animal that is hunted and killed by another for food
predator
An animal that hunts other animals for food
8 terms
Food chains vocabulary
Predators
Prey
Parasite
Hosts
Animals that hunt and kill other animals for food
Animals that are hunted and killed as food for other animals
An organism that spends a significant portion of its life in…
Organisms or cells that serve as a home or a source of food f…
Predators
Animals that hunt and kill other animals for food
Prey
Animals that are hunted and killed as food for other animals
10 terms
Food chains
food chain
herbivore
carnivore
omnivore
the transfer of food energy in a sequence of living things
A plant eater
An animal that eats other animals
An animal that eats both plants and animals
food chain
the transfer of food energy in a sequence of living things
herbivore
A plant eater
11 terms
Food Chains Vocabulary
ecosystem
food chain
producer
consumer
the living and nonliving things in an area
a model that shows the path of energy and nutrients in an eco…
organisms, such as plants and algae, that use the Sun's energ…
any animal that eats plants or other animals; consumers canno…
ecosystem
the living and nonliving things in an area
food chain
a model that shows the path of energy and nutrients in an eco…
17 terms
Food Chains Vocabulary
Food Chain
Food Web
Producer
Primary Consumer
shows how organisms get food and energy
all the food chains in an ecosystem
plants that produce their own food
an animal that gets its food from plants
Food Chain
shows how organisms get food and energy
Food Web
all the food chains in an ecosystem
12 terms
Food Chains Vocabulary
carnivores
herbivores
omnivores
food chains
animals that eat only other animals
animals that eat only plants
animals that eat both plants and animals
groups of plants and animals that all have a relationship wit…
carnivores
animals that eat only other animals
herbivores
animals that eat only plants
10 terms
Food Chains Vocabulary
producer
omnivore
consumer
carnivore
an organism that makes its own food from the sun's energy
an organism that eat both plants and animals
an organism that cannot make its own food; it must eat to sur…
an organism that eats only other animals; it's a meat-eater
producer
an organism that makes its own food from the sun's energy
omnivore
an organism that eat both plants and animals
10 terms
food chains and webs vocabulary
food web
producer
consumer
herbivore
shows how energy is passed from one living thing to the next.
living things that make their own food with the sun and air.
living things that eat other living things for food.
an animal that only eats plants.
food web
shows how energy is passed from one living thing to the next.
producer
living things that make their own food with the sun and air.
10 terms
Food chains and webs vocabulary
Food web
Producer
Consumer
omnivore
A food web shows how energy passes from one living thing to a…
A producer are living things that make food by sunlight and a…
Consumers are living things that eat other living things.
Omnivores are animals that eat both plants and meat.
Food web
A food web shows how energy passes from one living thing to a…
Producer
A producer are living things that make food by sunlight and a…
23 terms
Food Chains vocabulary
biotic
abiotic
individual
habitat
living factors
nonliving factors
one living organism
the place an organism lives
biotic
living factors
abiotic
nonliving factors
10 terms
food chains/webs vocabulary
food web
producer
consumer
herbivore
shows how energy is passed on from one living thing to the next
are living things that make their own food with sun and air
living things that eat other living things
an animal that eats only plants
food web
shows how energy is passed on from one living thing to the next
producer
are living things that make their own food with sun and air
14 terms
Adaptations and food chains vocabulary
Producer
Consumer
Photosynthesis
Chlorophyll
Plants, which produces their own food
Animals that must eat (consume)their own food to get energy
A special process by which a plant uses chlorophyll to collec…
A green substance in plant leaves that captures sunlight and…
Producer
Plants, which produces their own food
Consumer
Animals that must eat (consume)their own food to get energy
26 terms
Food, Food Chains, and Food Webs
decomposer
prey
web
sun
A living thing that feeds on and breaks down dead things or w…
The animal that is hunted or eaten by other animals.
A food __________ groups all of the different food chains and…
This supplies the energy that is taken in by plants.
decomposer
A living thing that feeds on and breaks down dead things or w…
prey
The animal that is hunted or eaten by other animals.
10 terms
Food chains and webs Vocabulary
Food web
Producers
Consumers
Herbivore
Shows how energy is passed on from one living thing to the next
Are living things that make their own food with sun and air
Are living things that eat other living things
Is a animal that eats only plants
Food web
Shows how energy is passed on from one living thing to the next
Producers
Are living things that make their own food with sun and air
10 terms
food chains and webs vocabulary
food web
producer
consumer
herbivore
shows how energy is passed from one living thing to the next.
a living thing that makes its food from sun and air.
a living thing that eats another living thing .
is an animal that only eats plants.
food web
shows how energy is passed from one living thing to the next.
producer
a living thing that makes its food from sun and air.
10 terms
Food Chains/Webs Vocabulary
Food web
Producers
Consumer
Prey
It shows how one living thing is passed from one living to th…
Are living things that make their own food with sun and air.
Are living things that eat other living things.
An animal that is hunted and eaten for food.
Food web
It shows how one living thing is passed from one living to th…
Producers
Are living things that make their own food with sun and air.
15 terms
Food Chain Vocabulary
producers
consumer
food chain
food web
an organism that makes its own food through photosynthesis
an organism that cannot make its own food--it eats producers…
one path of energy in food from one organism to another
several food chains that are connected or overlapping
producers
an organism that makes its own food through photosynthesis
consumer
an organism that cannot make its own food--it eats producers…
10 terms
Food Chains & Webs Vocabulary
ovipositor
decomposer
herbivores
producer
The long thin "tail" on female crickets used to deposit eggs…
Any organism that breaks down dead plant and animal matter in…
A consumer that eats only plants
Green plants that produce food from sunlight. carbon dioxide,…
ovipositor
The long thin "tail" on female crickets used to deposit eggs…
decomposer
Any organism that breaks down dead plant and animal matter in…
8 terms
Food Chains and Food Webs Vocabulary
community
consumer
decomposer
ecosystem
all living things in one place that interact
an animal that eats plants and other animals
an organism that breaks down dead plant and animal material
the living and non-living things that share an environment an…
community
all living things in one place that interact
consumer
an animal that eats plants and other animals
17 terms
Food chains/Food webs
carnivore
chlorophyll
consumer
decomposer
animal that eats other animals; meat eater
green pigment that allows a plant to absorb the sun's light e…
animal that eats plants, other animals, or both
a consumer that gets its food energy by breaking down the rem…
carnivore
animal that eats other animals; meat eater
chlorophyll
green pigment that allows a plant to absorb the sun's light e…
23 terms
Food Chains and Food Webs
producers
photosynthesis
consumers
herbivores
organisms that make their own food through photosynthesis
the process by which plants use sunlight to make food
organisms that eat living producers and/or other consumers fo…
consumers that eat only plants
producers
organisms that make their own food through photosynthesis
photosynthesis
the process by which plants use sunlight to make food
17 terms
Food Chains and Food Webs
consumers
producer
decomposers
food chain
An organism that obtains energy and nutrients by feeding on o…
An organism that can make its own food.
Bacteria and fungi that break down dead plants and animals.
The path or flow of food energy from one organism to another…
consumers
An organism that obtains energy and nutrients by feeding on o…
producer
An organism that can make its own food.
15 terms
Food Chains/Webs Vocabulary-ROBS
Producer
Prey
Food Chain
Carnivore
An organism that makes its own food.
An organism eaten as food by a predator.
The feeding order of organisms in a community.
An organism that eats only animals.
Producer
An organism that makes its own food.
Prey
An organism eaten as food by a predator.
12 terms
Food Chain Vocabulary
producers
consumers
predator
decomposer
Organisms that produce their own food; autotrophs
Organisms that cannot make their own food
Animals that kill and eat their own food
organisms that break down dead animals
producers
Organisms that produce their own food; autotrophs
consumers
Organisms that cannot make their own food
8 terms
Vocabulary: Food Chain
Consumer
Ecosystem
Equilibrium
Food chain
an organism that obtains energy by feeding on organic matter.…
a community of living things along with their natural environ…
a stable situation in which opposing forces are balanced.... o I…
a sequence of organisms in which each organism feeds on the o…
Consumer
an organism that obtains energy by feeding on organic matter.…
Ecosystem
a community of living things along with their natural environ…
8 terms
Food Chains and Food Webs
predator
prey
producer
consumer
an animal that hunts other animals for food
an animal that is hunted and eaten
a living thing that makes its own food from sunlight, air and…
a living thing that cannot make its own food
predator
an animal that hunts other animals for food
prey
an animal that is hunted and eaten
11 terms
Food Chain Vocabulary
organisms
habitat
species
population
many different living things
an animal's home
different kinds of plants and animals
all the members of one species that live in one area
organisms
many different living things
habitat
an animal's home
15 terms
Food Chain Vocabulary
Food Chain
Food Web
Sun
Producers
Shows the flow of energy through an ecosystem. Shows what org…
A system of interconnected food chains.
The source of all energy on Earth.
Make their own energy from the sun. Plants are producers.
Food Chain
Shows the flow of energy through an ecosystem. Shows what org…
Food Web
A system of interconnected food chains.
12 terms
Food Chain Vocabulary
carnivore
herbivore
omnivore
predator
an animal that eats other animals (examples: cat, hawk, shark…
an animal that eats plants (examples: elephant, deer, panda)
an animal that eats plants and other animals (examples: racco…
an animal that hunts and eats other animals
carnivore
an animal that eats other animals (examples: cat, hawk, shark…
herbivore
an animal that eats plants (examples: elephant, deer, panda)
14 terms
Food Chains and Food Webs
Ecosystem
Food Chain
Producers
Consumer
A group of organisms and their physical environment.
A series of events in which one organism eats another
plants/algae use Sun's energy to make own food
any animal that eats plants or other animals
Ecosystem
A group of organisms and their physical environment.
Food Chain
A series of events in which one organism eats another
12 terms
Food Chains & Food Webs
energy pyramid
food chain
food web
What does a food chain always begin wi…
diagram that shows the amount of energy that flows from produ…
transfer of energy from one organism to another by eating & b…
system of overlapping food chains in which the flow of energy…
sunlight
energy pyramid
diagram that shows the amount of energy that flows from produ…
food chain
transfer of energy from one organism to another by eating & b…
14 terms
Food Chain Vocabulary
producer
consumer
herbivore
carnivore
organism that makes its own food
organism that obtains food by eating other organisms
consumer that only eats plants
consumer that only eats meat
producer
organism that makes its own food
consumer
organism that obtains food by eating other organisms
20 terms
food chain vocabulary
food chain
food web
producer
consumer
shows how energy passes from one organism to another as food
a combination of food chains that integrate to form a network
an organism that makes its own food for energy
an organism that cannot make its own food
food chain
shows how energy passes from one organism to another as food
food web
a combination of food chains that integrate to form a network
6 terms
Food Chain Vocabulary
Producer
Consumer
Primary Consumer
Secondary Consumer
An organism that makes its own food
An organism that eats to get energy
The organism that eats the producer
The organism that eats the primary consumer
Producer
An organism that makes its own food
Consumer
An organism that eats to get energy
11 terms
Food Chain Vocabulary
Food Chain
Organism
Omnivore
Producer
The energy path that food takes from one organism to another.
A living thing.
An organism that eats both plants and animals.
An organism that makes its own food.
Food Chain
The energy path that food takes from one organism to another.
Organism
A living thing.
28 terms
Food Chains and Food Webs
producers
photosynthesis
consumers
herbivores
organisms that make their own food through photosynthesis
the process by which plants use sunlight to make food
organisms that eat living producers and/or other consumers fo…
consumers that eat only plants
producers
organisms that make their own food through photosynthesis
photosynthesis
the process by which plants use sunlight to make food
12 terms
Food Chain Vocabulary
carnivore
herbivore
omnivore
predator
an animal that eats other animals
an animal that eats plants
an animal that eats plants and other animals
animal that hunts and eats other animals
carnivore
an animal that eats other animals
herbivore
an animal that eats plants
10 terms
Food Chain Vocabulary
producers
consumers
herbivores
carnivores
organisms that make their own food
animals that eat other organisms
animals that eat only plants
animals that eat only other animals
producers
organisms that make their own food
consumers
animals that eat other organisms
15 terms
Food Chain Vocabulary
producer
consumer
herbivore
carnivore
organism that makes its own food
organism that obtains food by eating other organisms
consumer that only eats plants
consumer that only eats meat
producer
organism that makes its own food
consumer
organism that obtains food by eating other organisms
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