Ecosystem Vocabulary Quiz! Ultimate Test! Trivia

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Ecosystem Vocabulary Quiz! Ultimate Test! Trivia

Do you know your ecosystem vocabulary? This quiz can help you get prepared for the test. A couple of examples of ecosystem vocabulary are the word population, which means a group of the same kind of living thing that lives in one place simultaneously. The term consumer means a living thing that eats other living things like food. This quiz is all about ecosystem vocabulary. You got this.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The slow changes that occur when one community replaces another.
    • A. 

      Habitat

    • B. 

      Succession

    • C. 

      Land Growth

    • D. 

      Finite

  • 2. 
    The number of offspring produced in a certain amount of time.
    • A. 

      Interact

    • B. 

      Population

    • C. 

      Biotic Potential

    • D. 

      Birthrate

  • 3. 
    Limited- having definable limits
    • A. 

      Succession

    • B. 

      Competition

    • C. 

      Analyze

    • D. 

      Finite

  • 4. 
    A living thing
    • A. 

      Decomposers

    • B. 

      Resources

    • C. 

      Commensaltor

    • D. 

      Organism

  • 5. 
    Green plants produce their own food.
    • A. 

      Biotic Rate

    • B. 

      Producers

    • C. 

      Prey

    • D. 

      Niche

  • 6. 
    The number of organisms per unit of living space.
    • A. 

      Carrying Potential

    • B. 

      Decomposer Density

    • C. 

      Population Density

    • D. 

      Niche

  • 7. 
    The combination of a community and it’s the nonliving environment.
    • A. 

      Population

    • B. 

      Ecosystem

    • C. 

      Habitat

  • 8. 
    Organisms of the same species living together in a particular place.
    • A. 

      Community

    • B. 

      Consumer

    • C. 

      Population

  • 9. 
    Act in such a way as to have an effect on another. 
    • A. 

      Analyze

    • B. 

      Interact

    • C. 

      Predator/Prey

  • 10. 
    A relationship between two types of organisms in which one organism benefits while the other is not affected.
    • A. 

      Parasitism

    • B. 

      Mutaualism

    • C. 

      Commensalism

  • 11. 
    The largest number of individuals that the environment can support.
    • A. 

      Biotic Potential

    • B. 

      Carrying Capacity

    • C. 

      Birth Rate

  • 12. 
    To examine in detail- To look at very, very carefully
    • A. 

      Finite

    • B. 

      Succession

    • C. 

      Analyze

  • 13. 
    Biotic Potential- The number of individuals that could be produced under the best possible conditions.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 14. 
    Community- Different ecosystems living together in an area.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 15. 
    Consumers- Organisms that eat other organisms for food.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 16. 
    Resources- Any physical or virtual thing of limited availability that needs to be consumed to obtain a benefit from it.   
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 17. 
    Competition- The number of organisms that die in a given amount of time.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 18. 
    Limiting Factors- The factors that prevent a population from reaching its least potential and smallest numbers.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 19. 
    Niche- The function an organism plays in its habitat.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 20. 
    _______________________ are any physical or virtual thing of limited availability that needs to be consumed to obtain a benefit from it.
  • 21. 
    The study of the living and non-living environment.
  • 22. 
    Organisms that break down the waste materials of dead animals and plants are known as ______________________.
  • 23. 
    _____________________________________ relationship is the relationship when an animal preys on another animal which is hunted and killed for food.
  • 24. 
    Parasitism is a relationship between two organisms where only _______________ benefits.
  • 25. 
    Death rate is the number of organisms  that ______________ in a given amount of time.