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Bio CH17

Biology CH17 Animal Behavior

TermDefinition
behavior the way an animal acts
courting behavior behaviors used by males and females to attract one another for mating
innate behavior a way of responding that does not require learning
instinct a complex pattern of behavior that an animal is born with
learned behavior behavior that must be taught
migration a kind of behavior in which animals move from place to place in response to the season of the year
parental care the behavior in which adults give food, protection,and warmth to eggs or young
pheromone chemicals that affect the behavior of members of the same species
social insects insects that live in groups, with each individual doing a certain job
stimulus something that causes a reaction in an organism
 



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