Chapter 11 Vocabulary

Abiotic  Factor- Nonliving chemical and physical parts that affect living organisms.

Biotic factor- A living thing as an animal or plant that effects an ecosystem.

Ecosystem- A biological community of interacting organisms and their envoirment.

Habitat- Natural home of an animal or a plant.

Organism- An individual plant, animal, or single cell.

Population- How many people or animals in a town or habitat.

Community- A group of people or animals living in one test.

Classifacation- To classify something by its qualites.

Taxonomy-The branch of science concerned with classification especially organisms.