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.
We do not share your email address with others. It is only used to allow you to reset your password. For details read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.

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.
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


LS Bio11 Ecology E.K

carrying capacity Maximum population for an area before it starts having a negative effect
chemical equations a group of chemicals that make up an action or another chemical
commensalism a relation ship between two or more organisms at a neutral state.
cellular respiration Act that takes place to convert energy into nutrients often found in plants
climax community Maximum growth for a area
cyclic growth growth rate that continues in a cycle and has different variations of survival rate throughout growth
decomposer A organism that is made for deconstructing and decomposing other organisms
density-dependent factors factors whose size or growth depend of the population density
density-independent factors factors limiting size or growth based on number of individuals in the population
ecological succession the growth/succession of an area overtime
energy flow the flow of energy/nutrients through a ecosystem
exponential growth a rapid growth rate
logistic growth growth rate decreasing once a area has reached carrying capacity
mutualism, a relationship that benefits both organisims
photosynthesis act of plants turning sunlight into energy
pioneer species species first into a area of ecological succession
population, number of species or organisms in a area
producer, organism that creates nutrients
parasitism relationship that benefits one side and is negative ot the other
consumer A consumer of energy in an ecosystem
products chemical substance formed form a chemical reaction/equation
pyramid of energy Pyramid showing energy numbers in a food chain form
reactants reactive chemicals
steady state a balanced system
symbiosis a relationship of two organisms living together
Created by: 1587218344914283