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Lesson 3


Biome The process by which organisms that are best adapted to their environment are most likely to survive and reproduce
Climate An inherited behavior or physical characteristic that helps an organism survive and reproduce in its environment
Desert How an organism makes its living and interacts with the biotic and abiotic factors in its habitat
Rain Forest The struggle between organisms to survive as they attempt to use the same limited resources in the same place at the same time.
Canopy An interaction in which one organism kills another for food or nutrients
Emergent layer The organism that does the killing in a a predation interaction
Understory Any relationship in which two species live closely together and that benefits at least one of the species
Grassland A type of symbiosis that both species benifit
Savanna None are helped and none are harmed
Deciduous Forest One is helped and one is harmed
Boreal Forest The organism that befits by living with, on, or in a host in a parasitism interaction
Tundra An organism that a parasite lives with, in, or on and provides a source of energy or a suitable environment for the parasite to live.
Permafrost Frozen soil
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