These AP biology crosswords make wonderful vocabulary reviews for high school students. I give these to my students before each unit test as a fun review. An understanding of vocabulary is essential to acing the AP Biology exam! This pack consists of four crossword puzzles about ecology, plus an answer key.
The crossword puzzles are:
1) Population Ecology (intertidal zone, savanna, tropical rain forest, logistic growth, demography, disturbances, deciduous trees, climograph, tundra, thermocline, grassland, density, canopy, boreal forest, benthic zone, metapopulations, dispersion, density-dependent factors, exponential growth, estuary, r values, territoriality, density-independent factors)
2) AP Community Ecology (community, facilitation, biomass, aposematic coloration, mutualism, biomanipulation, vector, ectoparasite, commensalism, dominant species, abundance, evapotranspiration, displacement, batesian mimicry, predation, keystone species, interspecific competition, food web, cryptic coloration, resource partitioning, primary producers, herbivory, species richness)
3) Ecosystem Ecology (percolation, combustion, gross primary production, ecological augmentation, limiting nutrient, net primary production, nitrogen fixation, bioremediation, eutrophication, trophic levels, denitrification, conservation biology, detritus, phytoplankton, transpiration, tertiary consumer, phosphorus cycle, producers, turnover rate, ecosystem ecology)
4) AP Global Ecology & Conservation (greenhouse gases, invasive species, ecological footprint, renewable energy, inbreeding, biological magnification, ecological corridor, Rachel Carson, zoned reserves, endangered, conservation, sustainable development, threatened, biophilia, ecological services)
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Check out the other volumes in this series:
AP Biology Crossword Puzzles Volume 1: Foundations of Biology and ChemistryAP Biology Crossword Puzzles Volume 2: Cell Signaling, Replication, and SignalingAP Biology Crossword Puzzles Volume 3: Metabolism, Photosynthesis and Cellular RespirationAP Biology Crossword Puzzles Volume 4: GeneticsAP Biology Crossword Puzzles Volume 5: EvolutionAP Biology Crossword Puzzles Volume 6: EcologyAP Biology Crossword Puzzles Volume 7: Anatomy, Physiology, and Behavior
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