FC: Children's Science Book by Chelsea Leach
1: 1.Matter-Everything in the Universe that has mass and takes up space. | 2.Organism-A living thing; Plants, Animals, People. | 3.Species-A name that identifies a specific kind of organism. | 4.Biosphere-The sphere or or area around the planet earth where we live.
2: 6.Community-A group of organisms that live in the same area. | 7.Competition-When two or more organisms try to get the same thing. | 8.Decomposer-A living thing that feeds off a dead plant or animal. | 5.Carbon Cycle-The process of carbon moving through water and air.
3: 11.Extinction-To be dead over a long period of time. | 12.Food Chain-Organisms; each eating another. | 9.Energy-The ability to move. | 10.Ecosystem-All of the living organisms in a specific area.
4: 13.Food Web-A group of food chains that overlap. | 14.Habitat-An environment that meets the needs of an organism. | 15.Herbivore-An animal that only eats plants other animals. | 16.Consumer-A living thing that cant make its own food and must eat other living thing.
5: 17.Niche-The role of an organism in its habitat. | 18.Carnivore-An animals that eats only other animals. | 19.Mutalism-Relationship in which both species benefit from the relationship. | 20.Herbivore-An organism that feeds on and breaks down dead parts or animal matter, and getting nutrients to the ecosystem.
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