Laws of Physics and Chemistry

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1/31/11 Laws of Physics and Chemistry First law of thermodynamics Energy is neither created nor destroyed, only transformed Second law of thermodynamics Energy is lost when it changes states Chemistry laws Energy moves through an ecosystem Nutrients cycle through an ecosystem
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Unformatted text preview: 1/31/11 Primary Producers • Organisms that convert energy from the sun into chemical energy (stored in bonds of sugars) • Primary producers provide all the energy for a given ecosystem – Lots of plants means lots of energy...
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This note was uploaded on 01/30/2011 for the course BIOL 001 taught by Professor Nathan during the Spring '10 term at George Mason.

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