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Ecology

The study of life

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Biotic Factors

Living organisms

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Abiotic Factors

Nonliving organisms

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Water Cycle

The cycle where water goes through condensation, evaporation, precipitation, etc.

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Carbon Cycle

The cycle where carbon is released through the air and back into the soil

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Nitrogen Cycle

The cycle where Nitrogen goes through the ground, then gets mixed with 4 different types of bacteria, and finally gets released back into the air again

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Biome

A given area with abiotic Factors, biotic Factors, and community’s with all different species

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Producer

An organism that makes its own food and does not consume other organisms

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Consumer

An organism that does not make its own food and consumes other organisms

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Decomposer

Breaks down dead and decaying organisms then puts them back into the soil

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Predator

Something that hunts and eats another organism (its prey)

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Prey

Something that gets hunted and eaten by a predator

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Mutualism

A relationship where both species benefit

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Commensalism

A relationship where one animal benefits and the other isn’t harmed

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Parasitism

A relationship where one species benefits and the other is harmed