Busy. Please wait.

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 

Username is available taken
show password


Make sure to remember your password. If you forget it there is no way for StudyStack to send you a reset link. You would need to create a new account.

By signing up, I agree to StudyStack's Terms of Service and Privacy Policy.

Already a StudyStack user? Log In

Reset Password
Enter the associated with your account, and we'll email you a link to reset your password.

Remove ads
Don't know
remaining cards
To flip the current card, click it or press the Spacebar key.  To move the current card to one of the three colored boxes, click on the box.  You may also press the UP ARROW key to move the card to the "Know" box, the DOWN ARROW key to move the card to the "Don't know" box, or the RIGHT ARROW key to move the card to the Remaining box.  You may also click on the card displayed in any of the three boxes to bring that card back to the center.

Pass complete!

"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
restart all cards

Embed Code - If you would like this activity on your web page, copy the script below and paste it into your web page.

  Normal Size     Small Size show me how

Bio Ch.1 Sec. 2

credit to the modern biology book

domain in modern taxonomic system, the broadest category; the category that contains kingdoms
ecology the study of interactions between organisms and the other living and nonliving components of their envoirnment
evolution the process in which the inherited characteristics within populations change over generations, such that the genetically distinct populations and new species can develop
adaptations traits that improve an individual's ability to survive and reproduce
natural selection organisms that have certain favorable traits are better able to survive and reproduce successfully than organisms that lack this trait
kingdoms in a traditional taxonomic system, the highest taxonomic category, which contains a group of similar phyla
ecosystems communities of living species and their physical environments
Created by: taylorwagner