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Organisms and Environment Organisms and Their Environment

Organisms and Their Environments

 

Standard 4-2:           The student will demonstrate an understanding of the characteristics and patterns of behavior that allow organisms to survive in their own distinct environments. (Life Science)

 

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4-2.1   Classify organisms into major groups (including plants or animals, flowering or nonflowering plants, and vertebrates [fish, amphibians, reptiles, birds, and mammals] or invertebrates) according to their physical characteristics.

4-2.2       Explain how the characteristics of distinct environments (including swamps, rivers and streams, tropical rain forests, deserts, and the polar regions) influence the variety of organisms in each.

4-2.3       Explain how humans and other animals use their senses and sensory organs to detect signals from the environment and how their behaviors are influenced by these signals.

4-2.4    Distinguish between the characteristics of an organism that are inherited and those that are acquired over time.

4-2.5   Explain how an organism’s patterns of behavior are related to its environment (including the kinds and the number of other organisms present, the availability of food and other resources, and the physical characteristics of the environment).

4-2.6    Explain how organisms cause changes in their environment.



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