Taxonomy/Cells Vocabulary

                      Abiotic Factor

Abiotic Factor: a nonliving condition or thing, as climate orhabitat, that influences or affects  and the organisms in it:Abiotic factors can determine which speciesof organisms will survive in a givenenvironment.

Boitic Factor: a living thing, as an animal or plant, thatinfluences or affects an ecosystem: How do humans affect other biotic factors?Weather is not a biotic factor because it isnot alive.


Ecosystem: a biological community of interacting organisms and their physical environment.