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Reading Chapter 35

 

Multiple Choice

Identify the letter of the choice that best completes the statement or answers the question.

 

____    1.   A population is defined by its

a.

change over time.

b.

geographic boundaries.

c.

dynamics.

d.

habitat.

 

 

____    2.   An organismís niche is

a.

an organismís habitat, its food sources, and other factors specific to its way of life.

b.

all the physical factors in the organismís environment.

c.

the range of temperatures that the organism needs to survive.

d.

the place an organism lives.

 

 

____    3.   An interaction in which one organism captures and feeds on another organism is called

a.

competition.

b.

symbiosis.

c.

mutualism.

d.

predation.

 

 

____    4.   The symbiotic relationship between a flower and the insect that feeds on its nectar is most likely an example of

a.

mutualism because the flower provides the insect with food, and the insect pollinates the flower.

b.

parasitism because the insect lives off the nectar from the flower.

c.

commensalism because the insect does not harm the flower and the flower does not benefit from the relationship.

d.

predation because the insect feeds on the flower.

 

 

____    5.   As resources in a population become less available, population growth

a.

declines rapidly.

b.

increases rapidly.

c.

reaches carrying capacity.

d.

enters a phase of exponential growth.

 

 

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