• We are finishing our ecology unit, and will have a quiz at the end of the unit.  For the quiz, students should be able to
     
    • Interpret a food web and identify
    ◦ producers (autotrophs)
    ◦ consumers (heterotrophs)
    ◦ herbivores
    ◦ carnivores
    ◦ omnivores
    • Define and give examples of the following terms:
    ◦ biotic factors
    ◦ abiotic factors
    ◦ ecology
    ◦ habitat
    ◦ predator-prey
    ◦ pioneer species
    ◦ climax community
    ◦ parasitism
    • Describe the energy pyramid for an ecosystem
    • Describe how ecosystems change over time
    • Identify the cause of the following environmental problems
    ◦ Ozone depletion
    ◦ Climate change
    ◦ Acid rain