Oh Deer Questions (from 5/26/15)

These questions are from the class activity done on Tuesday, May 26, 2015.  Note: #15 is not required.

 

Oh Deer! Activity Questions  PLEASE ANSWER ON A SEPARATE SHEET.

          ANSWER IN COMPLETE SENTENCES!!!!!!

 

  1. What are the four components of habitat?
  2. Does it matter how much of each component you have? – give an example.
  3. Describe the niche of the deer.
  4. Where/what were the abiotic portions of the deer’s ecosystem?
  5. What kind of relationship did the deer have with each other?  Explain.
  6. What was the niche of the wolf?  Describe some details.
  7. Did the wolves’ niche overlap with anyone else’s?  Explain.
  8. a)  Identify the consumers in this activity.  b) Then state whether each is a C1 or C2.
  9. Did we ever get an infinite number of deer?  _____
    1. Why not?
  10. Did the deer population ever go to zero? _____
    1. Why not?
  11. Did the deer population stay exactly the same every round?
  12. Is that like the real world or different than the real world?  Explain.
  13. What is the new vocabulary term that indicates the limiting of a population by the environment resources?
  14. Make up another question.  Write it down, then answer it.  Make it good enough. 
  15. Construct a graph of our habitat numbers, deer population, and wolf population.  You will have three lines on one graph – one line for each population.  Label correctly, include a key and title and use good graph techniques.