Food Chain 1
Food Chain 2
Photosynthesis 1
Food Chain 3
Miscellaneous
100

What is the definition of a producer?

A producer is the first link in a food chain. A producer is always a plant.

100

Give an example of a producer.

grass

100

What process makes it possible for plants to use energy from the sun to produce its own food?

Photosynthesis

100

What are herbivores?

Herbivores are animals that only eat plants. 

100

What role do fungi, bacteria and worms play in the ecosystem.  

They are all decomposers. 

200

What is the definition of a decomposer?

A decomposer is an animal that gets its energy from "dead" organisms.

200

How do producers obtain their energy?

Producers obtain their energy by changing light energy into food energy in the process of photosynthesis. 

200

What are the main products of photosynthesis?

Food and oxygen 

200

What is a carnivore?

A carnivore is an animal that only eats meat. 

200

What does all energy come from?

The Sun

300

Which part of a plant is responsible for making food for the plant?

leaves

300

What do we call it when animals are part of multiple connected food chains?

Food web

300

All plants are _______________.

Producers
300

What is an omnivore?

An omnivore is an animal that eats both plants and animals. 

300

_____________ is a mixture of decomposed dead material that makes soil rich with nutrients. 

Compost

400

Name an organism that would most likely get its food energy only from consumers?

hawk, eagle, 

400

What is the purpose of a decomposer in a food chain?

The purpose of a decomposer is to break down dead material. 

400

Plants take in carbon dioxide and release _______. 

oxygen

400

What is a second level consumer?

A second level consumer is one that eats the primary consumer. 

400

When playing tag outside, how does food help a person as it runs and plays?

Food is providing the person with energy for motion  

500

Contrast mushrooms and plants, thinking about the food chain. 

mushrooms get energy from decomposing matter, but plants produce their own food. 

500

What is the main importance of food chains? 

transfer of energy

500

What are two things that go into photosynthesis and what are 2 things that are made?

In: Light energy, Water and Nutrients, Carbon Dioxide

Made: Food, Oxygen

500

What path does energy take in the food chain?

Energy goes from ____________ to ______________ to _______________. 

Energy goes from producers to consumers to decomposers. 

500

How would you explain how everyone depends on energy from the sun?

All animals eat either plants or other animals that eat plants. 

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