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A LONG PERIOD OF TIME WITH LITTLE OR NO PRECIPITATION.
DROUGHT
AN ORGAINISM, SUCH AS A PLANT, THAT MAKES FOOD.
PRODUCER
A DEVELOPING ORGANISM THAT RESULTS FROM FERTILIZATION.
EMBRYO
A GROUP OF SIMILAR CELLS THAT WORK TOGETHER TO CARRY OUT A JOB.
TISSUE
A GROUP MADE UP OF TWO OR MORE VERY SIMILAR SPECIES.
GENUS
ANY ORGANISM THAT EATS THE FOOD PRODUCERS MAKE.
CONSUMER
THE PATTERN THAT SHOWS HOW FOOD CHAINS ARE RELATED.
FOOD WEB
THE SMALLEST GROUP INTO WHICH AN ORGANISM IS CLASSIFIED.
SPECIES
A GROUP OF TISSUES THAT WORK TOGETHER TO DO A CERTAIN JOB.
ORGAN
THE HOME OF AN ORGANISM.
HABITAT
ANY EVIDENCE OF AN ORGANISM THAT LIVED IN THE PAST.
FOSSIL
A DEPLETION OF RESOURCES THAT OCCURS WHEN TOO MANY OF AT LEAST ONE KIND OF LIVING THING INHABITS AN ECOSYSTEM.
OVERPOPULATION
THE SET OF STEPS IN WHICH ORGANISMS GET THE FOOD THEY NEED TO SURVIVE.
FOOD CHAIN
ONE TYPE OF ORGANISM LIVING IN AN AREA.
POPULATION
THE LIVING AND NONLIVING THINGS IN AN ENVIRONMENT AND ALL THEIR INTERACTIONS.
ECOSYSTEM
THE LIVING PART OF AN ECOSYSTEM.
COMMUNITY
HARMFUL MOISTURE THAT FALLS TO EARTH AFTER BEING MIXED WITH WASTES FROM BURNED FOSSIL FUELS.
ACID RAIN
AN ORGANISM THAT BREAKS DOWN WASTES AND THE REMAINS OF OTHER ORGANISMS.
DECOMPOSER
A PART OF THE AIR THAT IS NEEDED BY MOST PLANTS AND ANIMALS TO LIVE.
OXYGEN
A LIVING THING THAT CARRIES OUT FIVE BASIC LIFE FUNCTIONS ON ITS OWN.
ORGANISM
SAID OF AN ORGANISM NO LONGER ALIVE ON EARTH.
EXTINCT
A CHARACTERISTIC OF A LIVING THING.
TRAIT
THE LARGEST GROUP INTO WHICH AN ORGANISM CAN BE CLASSIFIED.
KINGDOM
THE ADDING OF HARMFUL SUBSTANCES TO THE WATER, AIR, OR LAND.
POLLUTION
THE SMALLEST UNIT OF LIVING MATTER.
CELL