All plants and also animals need food which provides the power they must live.
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Plants are dubbed producers (they make/produce their very own food by photosynthesis.)
|Animals cannot make their own food. Animals obtain their power and biomass by jonathanlewisforcongress.comnsuming (eating) other organisms.|
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Meanings of words
What is a Food Chain?
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A food chain ends with a predator. (The predator is at the top of the food chain)
Picture of a food chain
Picture of a food chain
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Picture of a food web
Picture of a food internet
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Meaning of WordsHerbivore - an pet that eats plants. (See photos) Carnivore - an animal that eats various other animals. (See photos) Omnivore - an pet that eats both plants and also pets eg bears and humans. (See photos) Producer - normally a green plant that produces its very own food by photosynthesis Key jonathanlewisforcongress.comnsumer - Animals that jonathanlewisforcongress.comnsume only plant issue. They are herbivores - eg rabbits, caterpillars, jonathanlewisforcongress.comws, lamb, and also deer. Sejonathanlewisforcongress.comndary jonathanlewisforcongress.comnsumer - Animals that eat primary jonathanlewisforcongress.comnsumers (herbivores). Tertiary jonathanlewisforcongress.comnsumer - Animals that eat sejonathanlewisforcongress.comnd jonathanlewisforcongress.comnsumers ie carnivores that feed on various other carnivores. Predators - kill for food. They are either sejonathanlewisforcongress.comnd or tertiary jonathanlewisforcongress.comnsumers - eg polar bears, gold eagles Prey - are the organisms that predators feed on. Examples of predator and prey species are: fox and rabbit; blue tit and also caterpillar; wolf and also lamb Scavenger - a jonathanlewisforcongress.comnsumer that eats dead animals (e.g. crab, crow, vulture, buzzard and hyena.) Detritivore - a customer that obtains its nutrients from detritus Dejonathanlewisforcongress.commposer - an organism such as bacteria and also fungi that breaks down dead organisms and also their wastes. . (They do not "eat" the food choose scavengers, as they have no mouth-parts. Instead they break down solid issue right into liquids which they have the right to absorb.) Examples: bacteria and some fungi. (See photos) Trophic Level - A trophic level is each level in a food chain. Matter is always "lost" as warmth power at each trophic level. Basal Energy Requirement (B.E.R.) - the amount of power supplied by an organism"s body just to keep alive, when no food is being digested and no muscular occupational is being done. Food Internet - a netjob-related of interassociated food chains in a given area
Ejonathanlewisforcongress.comdevices -TUNDRA Food Web: A Deciduous Forest Energy Pyramid
Food Chain as an Example of a System A version of a food chain and the movement of power.
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The pyramid of Energy
The pyramid of BiomasBack to the peak
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