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The way in which an organism responds or acts.
Behavior
The surroundings in which an organism lives.
Environment
Passed from parent to offspring
Inherited
Pay attention to the word "passed" in the definition given.
Behaviors that are inherited from the parent organism.
Instinct
Those actions and behaviors that are learned through trial and error or are brought about by the environment
Learned Behaviors
The stage a living organism will go through during its lifetime.
Life Cycle
The young of an organism.
Offspring
Any living thing that can carry out its life activities on its own.
Organism
A producer of offspring
Parent Organism
The number and kind of organisms in an area.
Population
Body parts
Specialized Structures
A certain group of plants or animals that can only reproduce among themselves
Species
The continuation of life
Survival
A characteristic that determines how an organism looks, acts, or functions
Trait
Differences in the appearance of an inherited trait among the members of a species
Variations
The passing of traits from parent to offspring.
Heredity
Pay attention to the "ing" on the word "passing" from your definition!