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Ecosystem Terms. Please copy these terms and definitions in your science notebook. 1. Ecosystem : a community that includes all the living things found in a certain area and how they relate to each other.

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ecosystem terms

Ecosystem Terms

Please copy these terms and definitions in your science notebook.

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1.Ecosystem: a community that includes all the living things found in a certain area and how they relate to each other
2 ecology the science concerned with the relationships among living things and the environment
2.Ecology: the science concerned with the relationships among living things and the environment
7 aquarium water filled glass or plastic container where aquatic organisms can live and be observed
7.Aquarium: water-filled glass or plastic container where aquatic organisms can live and be observed
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8.Terrarium: a closed glass or plastic container where terrestrial organisms can live and be observed
9 aquatic lives in water
9.Aquatic: lives in water

Which organisms are NOT aquatic?

10 terrestrial related to land lives on land
10.Terrestrial: related to land; lives on land

Which organism is NOT terrestrial?

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Ecosystem Terms

Please copy these terms and definitions in your science notebook.

17 consumer an organism that feeds on other organisms or organic matter cannot produce own food
17. Consumer: an organism that feeds on other organisms or organic matter; cannot produce own food

Consumer

Consumer

Consumer

Consumer

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19. Decomposer: an organism that breaks down tissues of dead organisms; scavengers and fungi are examples
more ecosystem terms

More Ecosystem Terms

Please copy these terms and definitions in your science notebook.

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21. Respiration: the process by which an organism takes in and processes oxygen and releases carbon dioxide

22. Variable: an element in an experiment that can be changed

23 constant a condition that is not changed in an experiment
23. Constant: a condition that is not changed in an experiment

24. Niche: the role an organism plays in their habitat

25. Sediment: small pieces of rock, plant and animal material that are carried by water, wind or ice

26 embryo the first stage of development in an organism
26. Embryo: the first stage of development in an organism

27. Stable: steady, balanced

28. Controlled Experiment: a scientific investigation in which one variable is changed and all the others are kept the same or constant