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Animal Adaptations

5th Grade life Science (animal behaviors, instincts, niche)

A community of organisms and the environment in which they live is called _________? ecosystem
A scientists would look at a group of rabbits that live in a meadow and call them a(n) ________? population
All of the living and nonliving things that surround you make up your __________? environment
A scientist who is describing the place where an organism lives is defining the organism's ________? habitat
The role of a plant or animal in its habitat is its ______? niche
Behaviors that animals know how to do without being taught are called _________? instincts
A characteristic that helps an animals live and survive is considered to be a(n) __________? adaptation
A group of plants and animals that live in the same area and interact with each other is called a(n) _____________? community
The interactions between populations to meet needs and to obtain resources in order to survive is called __________? competition



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