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Flashcards in Ecosystems Deck (12):
1

Name the 5 kingdoms

Protozoa
Animal
Plant
Bacteria
Fungi

2

Name the 3 domains

Eukaryotes
Bacteria
Archaea

3

List the 3 main parts in a food chain

Producer
Primary consumer
Secondary consumer

4

What does it mean by interdependence

All effected in a community

5

List the 6 abiotic factors that effect the ecosystem

Light intensity
Oxygen and carbon dioxide levels
Temperature
Moisture levels
Soil pH
Wind intensity

6

List the 4 biotic factors that effect the ecosystem

Competition
Food availability
New pathogens
New predators

7

What is a community

Different populations live together in the same place

8

What is a population

A group of the same species

9

List the 2 ways CO2 is released into the atmosphere

Respiration
Combustion

10

Name the 2 ways CO2 is taken out of the environment

Dissolved in sea
Photosynthesis

11

What is an ecosystem

A community of different population coexisting with abiotic and biotic factors and surroundings

12

Give 3 reasons why a new organism being introduced to an ecosystem is sometimes bad

Competition
New pathogens
Nutrients