Distribution Of Organisms Flashcards Preview

Unit 2 Biology (Higher) > Distribution Of Organisms > Flashcards

Flashcards in Distribution Of Organisms Deck (4)
Loading flashcards...
0

Name factors that affect where an organism is found.

Temperature, water availability, light intensity and nutrient availability.

1

What is used to study the distribution of small organisms?

A quadrat.

2

What is used to study the distribution of organisms along a line?

A transect.

3

How do you study the distribution of organisms along a line?

Place the transect at two different points and either collect data by counting relevant organisms or by using a quadrat.