Ecosystem Ecology: Definition & Explanation


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Ecosystem ecology is the study of:

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1. Ecosystems:

2. Being interdisciplinary means that ecosystem ecologists:

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Before you attempt this quiz, make sure you understand what ecosystems involve and what the discipline of ecosystem ecology focuses on. You'll receive your scores automatically after you finish answering the quiz questions.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Measure your knowledge of the following:

  • What the study of ecosystem ecology encompasses
  • What ecosystems are
  • Definition of interdisciplinary
  • Trophic interactions

Skills Practiced

  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about the features of ecosystems
  • Defining key concepts - ensure that you can accurately define main phrases, such as interdisciplinary and trophic
  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related ecosystem ecology lesson

Additional Learning

Be sure to continue your studies with the associated lesson, which is called Ecosystem Ecology: Definition & Explanation. This lesson will help you:

  • Describe the components of ecosystems
  • Identify examples of what ecosystem ecologists would study
  • Understand the new area of study involving ecosystem ecology