The Environment, Levels of Ecology and Ecosystems

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The lowest, most basic level at which ecology is studied is:

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1. An ecosystem is composed of what?

2. Which of the following is true about all environments?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This lesson and worksheet will help you navigate through the vocabulary that is used to discuss ideas in ecology. The quiz will help you assess your understanding ecology and the different levels of the environment that ecological processes occur.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

In this assessment you will be tested on the definitions of:

  • Ecological concepts
  • Composition of an Ecosystem
  • Characteristics of environments
  • Definition of a population

Skills Practiced

  • Information recall - access your knowledge of what makes an ecosystem
  • Defining key concepts - understand the main focus of ecology
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about environments

Additional Learning

To find out more about ecology, review the accompanying lesson titled The Environment, Levels of Ecology and Ecosystems. This lesson covers the following objectives:

  • Define ecology and differentiate between different levels of ecology
  • Differentiate between an organism and a population
  • Explain the biosphere
  • Know what makes up a community
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