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* Vocabulary –Living Things and the Environment (Pages 6-11)
Organism - a living thing.
Habitat - An environment that provides all the things an organism needs to live, grow, and reproduce.
(A place where several groups of different species interact.)
Biotic Factor - A living part of an organism’s habitat.
(For example, grass is a biotic factor for a rabbit because it is a living thing the organism interacts with by eating it.)
Abiotic Factor - A nonliving part of an organism’s habitat.
(For example, water is an abiotic factor because it is a nonliving part of a habitat that is necessary for survival.)
Photosynthesis - The process in which plants use water along with carbon dioxide and sunlight to make their own food.
Species – A group of organisms that are physically similar and can produce offspring.
Population - All the members of one species in a particular area.
(For example, all the bluebirds living around Bicentennial Pond make up a population.)
Community - All the different populations that live in a particular area.
(For example, the bluebirds, beavers, squirrels and turtles around Bicentennial Pond make up a community.)
Ecosystem - All the organisms and the nonliving parts of their environment in a particular area.
Ecology - the study of how living things interact with each other and their environment.
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