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AP Environmental Science - Interaction Among Organisms in the Ecosystem: Tutoring Solution Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which of the following is a function of the National Park Service in the United States?

Question 2 2. Which of the following is a major goal of conservation biologists?

Question 3 3. What is an invasive species?

Question 4 4. According to the r/K selection theory, an r-selected species has which of the following characteristics?

Question 5 5. According to this graph, at which elevation is the population density of Species A the highest?

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Question 6 6. What does the term colonization mean in terms of organisms?

Question 7 7. If a mosquito feeds on a bird that is infected with the West Nile Virus and then feeds on a human being who then contracts the virus, what role is the mosquito playing in the infection of the person?

Question 8 8. Which of the following is a true statement about introduced species?

Question 9 9. What is the major difference between competitive exclusion and local extinction?

Question 10 10. Which of these large organisms has a type I survivorship curve?

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Question 11 11. What is the effect of predation on prey?

Question 12 12. Which of the following is true about amensalism?

Question 13 13. Which of the following processes provides balance within the native habitat of a species, but is no longer present once the species is introduced into a new habitat?

Question 14 14. What is a characteristic of animals that use chemicals for defense?

Question 15 15. What do biologists think the most common reason for migration is?

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Question 16 16. What is niche differentiation?

Question 17 17. Which statement accurately portrays Monarch and Viceroy butterflies?

Question 18 18. When a bee gathers nectar from a certain type of flower to make honey and in the process pollinates the flower, what kind of relationship exists between the bee and the flower?

Question 19 19. What is coevolution?

Question 20 20. What usually happens in a natural population as it approaches its carrying capacity?

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Question 21 21. Which type of factors has the biggest impact on an organism's life history?

Question 22 22. Which of the following is not a feature of a metapopulation?

Question 23 23. Which of the following is not an indirect indicator that biologists can use to estimate a population's density?

Question 24 24. What is an ecomorph?

Question 25 25. What is dispersion?

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Question 26 26. Which term is used to describe how plants spread their seeds?

Question 27 27. Which of the following is a key feature of the life histories of species that have a type III survivorship curve?

Question 28 28. According to metapopulation theory, what will happen when a population of a particular species goes locally extinct in a particular patch of habitat?

Question 29 29. If an introduced species survives in its new environment and starts breeding, what are the likely consequences?

Question 30 30. What is commensalism?

AP Environmental Science - Interaction Among Organisms in the Ecosystem: Tutoring Solution Chapter Exam Instructions

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