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Question 11.What can an herbivore be categorized as?
Question 22.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 33.If an introduced species survives in its new environment and starts breeding, what are the likely consequences?
Question 44.What is niche differentiation?
Question 55.Which of the following is FALSE about atmospheric carbon dioxide levels?
Question 66.What is dispersion?
Question 77.What is a niche?
Question 88.Which ecological theory estimates the number of species that can live on an island based on the island's size and proximity to a mainland source of species.?
Question 99.What is a wildlife corridor?
Question 1010.Which of the following is the best explanation for why we study the carbon cycle on a global scale and not as much in specific local ecosystems?
Question 1111.A chaparral plant that is usually only seen in the first couple of years after a fire is also called what?
Question 1212.Which of the following is a key feature of the life histories of species that have a type III survivorship curve?
Question 1313.Within the biogeochemical cycle, where do consumers get most of their elements from, not including oxygen and hydrogen?
Question 1414.What is a taiga biome?
Question 1515.The lowest, most basic level at which ecology is studied is:
Question 1616.What is coevolution?
Question 1717.Which of the following is NOT a source of nitrogen that is available to plants?
Question 1818.Which biome has the greatest species richness?
Question 1919.In a typical ecosystem, what percentage of the energy consumed by primary consumers will eventually be consumed by tertiary consumers?
Question 2020.Which of the following is true about amensalism?
Question 2121.Which of the following is a true statement about introduced species?
Question 2222.What is an ecomorph?
Question 2323.Which of the following statements is true about the Mesozoic period that lasted between 65 and 250 million years ago?
Question 2424.What usually happens in a natural population as it approaches its carrying capacity?
Question 2525.What is a habitat?
Question 2626.Which term is used to describe how plants spread their seeds?
Question 2727.Which of the following is a major goal of conservation biologists?
Question 2828.What is the largest pool of carbon on the planet?
Question 2929.After a glacier recedes, the moss and lichens that grow on the newly exposed rock surfaces are called what?
Question 3030.Which type of factors has the biggest impact on an organism's life history?
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