Vocabulary
Food Chain
Food Web
Ecosystem
True or False
100

A living thing that hunts other living things.

What is a predator

100

Grass-->Grasshopper-->Bird-->Hawk What is the producer in this food chain?

What is the grass

100

In a food web the arrows show ________

What is energy

100

List three examples of a producer.

grass, trees, nuts, plants, etc.

100

Decomposers include trees, mushrooms, and earthworms.

False

200

an animal that eats only plants.

What is a herbivore

200

Grass-->Bird-->Grasshopper-->Hawk What is wrong with this food chain?

What is the bird and grasshopper are backwards

200

The arrow from a rabbit points to a mountain lion and a snake. What does that mean?

That snakes and mountain lions will eat the rabbit.

200

List three examples of a consumer

rabbits, lions, humans, snakes, etc.

200

Decomposers are important to the ecosystem because they recycle nutrients and restart the food chain. 

True

300

the path of energy from one organism to another.

What is a food chain

300

Grass-->mouse-->snake-->Hawk-->Mountain Lion Which consumer is the 3rd level consumer?

What is the hawk

300

What would be affected in a food web if all of the producers(grass, trees, etc.) suddenly disappeared?

Everything would be affected. We couldn't survive without producers.

300

What animal eats dead plants and animals.

What is a scavenger

300

Light given off by the sun is energy.

True

400

The original source of energy in an ecosystem

What is the Sun

400

Grass--->Mouse--->Snake--->Hawk The snake is considered a _____ because it eats a mouse and not grass.

Hint: the word ends with 'vore'

What is a carnivore

400

A mountain lion eats rabbits, deer, and hawk. What would happen if the rabbits and hawks were hunted to extinction?

The lion would hunt more deer.

400

An animal that is hunted is known as

What is prey

400

Cows are considered a consumer.

True

500

The overlapping food chains in a community. Shows how organisms interact.

What is a food web

500

Create a Food chain that makes sense. Must contain a producer and 3 consumers.

What is various.

500

A mountain lion eats rabbits, deer, and hawk. What would happen if the mountain lion was hunted to extinction?

There would be more rabbits, deer, and hawks.

500

A consumer that eats plants and other animals

Hint: the word ends with 'vore'

What is an omnivore

500

All energy on Earth begins with plants. 

False

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