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An organism that can make its own food

producer

2

organisms that obtain energy by feeding on other organisms

consumer

3

An organism that eats only plants

herbivore

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An organism that eats both plants and animals

omnivore

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A carnivore that feeds on dead organisms

scavenger

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organisms that break dow wastes and return them to the environment

decomposer

7

a series of events (chains) in which one organism eats another

food chain

8

many overlapping food chains in an ecosystem

food web

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a diagram that shows the movement of energy in a food web

Energy Pyramid

10

the process in which organisms use water along with sunlight and carbon dioxide to produce food

Photosynthesis