Ecology Quiz: Interactions Of Living Things

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Ecology Quiz: Interactions Of Living Things

Below is an Ecology Quiz on Interactions of Living Things. In an environment living and nonliving things interact at one point as they each have something that the other will need. Their interaction can either be positive, negative, or neutral. Take up the quiz below and get to see just how much you know about our ecosystem and how living things interact with each other.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Describes the living things factors in the environment
    • A. 

      Ecology

    • B. 

      Biotic

    • C. 

      Abiotic

    • D. 

      Population

  • 2. 
    The study of the interactions of living organisms with one another and with their environment
    • A. 

      Ecology

    • B. 

      Biotic

    • C. 

      Abiotic

    • D. 

      Population

  • 3. 
    Describes the nonliving part of the environment including water, rocks, light, and temperature
    • A. 

      Ecology

    • B. 

      Biotic

    • C. 

      Abiotic

    • D. 

      Population

  • 4. 
    A group of organisms of the same species that live in a specific geographical area
    • A. 

      Biotic

    • B. 

      Abiotic

    • C. 

      Ecology

    • D. 

      Population

  • 5. 
    The part of Earth where life exists
    • A. 

      Community

    • B. 

      Ecosystem

    • C. 

      Bioshpere

    • D. 

      Ecologist

  • 6. 
    All the populations of species that live in the same habitat and interact with each other
    • A. 

      Community

    • B. 

      Ecosystem

    • C. 

      Biosphere

    • D. 

      Ecologist

  • 7. 
    A person who studies the interactions of living organisms with one another and with their environment
    • A. 

      Community

    • B. 

      Ecosystem

    • C. 

      Biosphere

    • D. 

      Ecologist

  • 8. 
    A community of organisms and their abiotic environment
    • A. 

      Community

    • B. 

      Ecosystem

    • C. 

      Bioshpere

    • D. 

      Ecologist

  • 9. 
    The pathway of energy transfer through various stages as a result of feeding patterns of a series of organisms
    • A. 

      Herbivore

    • B. 

      Carnivore

    • C. 

      Omnivore

    • D. 

      Food chain

  • 10. 
    An organism that eats animals
    • A. 

      Herbivore

    • B. 

      Omnivore

    • C. 

      Carnivore

  • 11. 
    An organism that eats only plants
    • A. 

      Herbivore

    • B. 

      Carnivore

    • C. 

      Omnivore

  • 12. 
    An organism that eats both plants and animals
    • A. 

      Herbovore

    • B. 

      Carnivore

    • C. 

      Omnivore

  • 13. 
    The largest populatin that an environment can support at any given time
    • A. 

      Food web

    • B. 

      Energy pyramid

    • C. 

      Carrying capacity

    • D. 

      Prey

  • 14. 
    A triangular diagram that shows an ecosystem's loss of energy which results as energy passes through the ecosystem's food chain
    • A. 

      Food web

    • B. 

      Energy pryamid

    • C. 

      Carrying capacity

  • 15. 
    A relationship between two species in which one species, the parasite, benefits from the other species, the host, which is harmed
    • A. 

      Carrying capacity

    • B. 

      Prey

    • C. 

      Parasitism

    • D. 

      Food web

  • 16. 
    An organism that is killed and eaten by another organism
    • A. 

      Food web

    • B. 

      Prey

    • C. 

      Parasitism

  • 17. 
    A diagram that shows the feeding relationships between organisms in an ecosystem
    • A. 

      Food web

    • B. 

      Energy pyramid

    • C. 

      Carrying capacity

  • 18. 
    A relationship in which two different organisms live in close association with each other
    • A. 

      Commensalism

    • B. 

      Mutualism

    • C. 

      Symbiosis

    • D. 

      Coevolution

  • 19. 
    An organism that eats all or part of another organism
    • A. 

      Symbiosis

    • B. 

      Predator

    • C. 

      Prey

  • 20. 
    The evolution of two species that is due to mutual influence, often in a way that makes the relationship more beneficial to both species
    • A. 

      Commensalism

    • B. 

      Mutualism

    • C. 

      Symbiosis

    • D. 

      Coevolution

  • 21. 
    A relationship between two species in which both species benefit
    • A. 

      Commensalism

    • B. 

      Mutualism

    • C. 

      Symbiosis

    • D. 

      Coevolution

  • 22. 
    A relationship between two organisms in which one organism benefits and the other is unaffected
    • A. 

      Commensalism

    • B. 

      Mutualsim

    • C. 

      Symbiosis

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