CHAPTER 51: ANIMAL BEHAVIOR
Ethology study of the behavior of animals in nature
Stereotypic behavior performed the same way every time.
Species-specific behavior the same in all members of the same species.
Behavior can be shaped by;
1. Inheritance- actin
CHAPTER 50: INTRODUCTION TO ECOLOGY
The study of the abundance and distribution of organisms
Underlying all of ecology is the environment.
In essence, all abiotic factors are ultimately influenced by the sun.
What is the difference between weather and cli
CHAPTER 52: POPULATION ECOLOGY
Ecology The scientific study of the distribution and abundance of organisms
and the interactions that determine this distribution and abundance.
What is a population?
How and why do population
numbers change over time?
AP BIOLOGY CH. 52 POPULATION ECOLOGY OUTINE.
Chapter 52: Population Ecology
Population Ecology is concerned with measuring changes in population size and composition, and with
identifying the ecological and evolutionary causes of these fluctuations.
AP BIOLOGY ECOLOGY UNIT CH. 50 OUTLINE
Chapter 50 Outline
An Introduction to Ecology and the Biosphere
The Scope of Ecology
a. Ecology is the study of the interactions between organisms and their environments
i. Ecology uses the hypo-deductive method a
Biology Chapter 51:
Behavioral Biology Outline
A. Behavioral knowledge has been studied for tens of thousands of years
1. The first humans used knowledge of animal habits to catch meals and
2. Birds use songs to conve