Parasitism, Mutualism, or Commensalism?
Biotic or Abiotic?
Food Webs and Chains
Random Stuff
Vocabulary

100

A tapeworm (gets nutrients) and a human (gets sick)
What is parasitism?

100

A rock
What is abiotic?

100

Plants are what part of the food chain?
What is a producer?

100

"Life Ball" (the earth)
What is the biosphere?

100

Living things
What is biotic?

200

A dog (gets food) and a human (gets a friend)
What is mutualism?

200

A tree growing in your yard
What is biotic?

200

All food chains and webs begin with ________ and end with ________.
What are the sun and decomposers?

200

All the living things in an area refers to a ____________.
What is community?

200

Animals that eat only plants.
What is herbivore?

300

A shark (nothing happens) and a remora fish (gets a free ride)
What is commensalism?

300

The Sun
What is abiotic?

300

Things that breakdown food and return the nutrients to the soil are called ____________.
What are decomposers?

300

What is bigger, a population or an organism?
What is a population?

300

Non-living things
What is abiotic?

400

A sea anemone (gets food) and a clownfish (gets shelter)
What is mutualism?

400

A cute puppy wagging its tail!
What is biotic?

400

In the following chain, what is the consumer? sun->sunflower->bluebird->maggot
What is the bluebird?

400

When one organism hunts and eats another organism, the organism that is being eaten is called the _________.
What is prey?

400

Organisms that eat for energy.
What is consumer?

500

A deer (gets sick and hurt) and a tick (gets food).
What is parasitism?

500

Water flowing down a river
What is abiotic?

500

Turkey vultures are a special type of consumer. What is this type of consumer called?
What is a scavenger?

500

A bear and a human are fighting for the same fish. This is an example of ___________.
What is competition?

500

Organism that hunts for food.
What is predator?