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MCMASTERBIOLOGY 2F03D R.KajuraFall

[BIOLOGY 2F03] - Final Exam Guide - Comprehensive Notes for the exam (131 pages long!)

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29 Nov 2016
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Ecology is a branch of science dedicated to the study of relationships between organisms and environment. Hunters had to be familiar with the habits of
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MCMASTERBIOLOGY 2F03D R.KajuraFall

[BIOLOGY 2F03] - Midterm Exam Guide - Comprehensive Notes for the exam (131 pages long!)

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5 Oct 2016
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Ecology is a branch of science dedicated to the study of relationships between organisms and environment. Hunters had to be familiar with the habits of
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MCMASTERBIOLOGY 2F03D R.KajuraFall

BIOLOGY 2F03 Chapter Notes - Chapter 6: Namib Desert, Vapor Pressure, Water Potential

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22 Sep 2016
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Increased temperatures can lead to high rates of water loss. The sonoran desert cicada it buzzes even at high t. how is it coping: animals must be able
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MCMASTERBIOLOGY 2F03D R.KajuraFall

BIOLOGY 2F03 Chapter Notes - Chapter 20: Bicarbonate Buffer System, Phosphorus Cycle, Carbonate Rock

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22 Sep 2016
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MCMASTERBIOLOGY 2F03D R.KajuraFall

BIOLOGY 2F03 Chapter Notes - Chapter 18: Intertidal Zone, Red Algae, Pioneer Species

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22 Sep 2016
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Travels to glacier bay had discovered the glacier runs 30-40 km of the valley in. Glacier bay is the ideal laboratory study of ecological succession, t
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MCMASTERBIOLOGY 2F03D R.KajuraFall

BIOLOGY 2F03 Chapter Notes - Chapter 21: Fractal, Landscape Ecology, Habitat Fragmentation

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22 Sep 2016
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MCMASTERBIOLOGY 2F03D R.KajuraFall

BIOLOGY 2F03 Chapter Notes - Chapter 16: Log-Normal Distribution, Species Evenness, Ecological Niche

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22 Sep 2016
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Community an association of potentially interacting species inhabiting some defined area, at some particular scale, over some particular span of time.
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MCMASTERBIOLOGY 2F03D R.KajuraFall

BIOLOGY 2F03 Chapter Notes - Chapter 5: European Badger, Eastern Fence Lizard, Richard Levins

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22 Sep 2016
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Studied sun-tracking behaviour by the arctic flower dryas integrifolia. Temperature is a major factor influencing the growth of individuals & the distr
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MCMASTERBIOLOGY 2F03D R.KajuraFall

BIOLOGY 2F03 Chapter Notes - Chapter 7: Photosynthetically Active Radiation, C4 Carbon Fixation, Detritivore

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22 Sep 2016
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Autotrophs use inorganic sources of both carbon and energy: photosynthetic: use co2 as a source of carbon and solar radiation in form of light. Contain
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MCMASTERBIOLOGY 2F03D R.KajuraFall

BIOLOGY 2F03 Chapter Notes - Chapter 22: Environmental Niche Modelling, Cryptozoology, Macroecology

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22 Sep 2016
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Chapter 22 macroecology pgs 577-581, pgs 582-586, pgs 586-591, pgs 597-599, pgs 600-604 (summary) Goal is to combine a species" niche requirements with
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MCMASTERBIOLOGY 2F03D R.KajuraFall

BIOLOGY 2F03 Chapter Notes - Chapter 13: Intraspecific Competition, Interspecific Competition, The Floaters

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22 Sep 2016
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Most communities are dominated by their primary producers, and thus they are the obvious living organisms of most ecological systems. Less solar light
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MCMASTERBIOLOGY 2F03D R.KajuraFall

BIOLOGY 2F03 Chapter Notes - Chapter 14: Flour Beetle, Caddisfly, Red Fox

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22 Sep 2016
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Herbivores consume plants but don"t usually kill plant. Parasites live on the tissues within the host, reducing their fitness. Parasitoid, an insect wh
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MCMASTERBIOLOGY 2F03D R.KajuraFall

BIOLOGY 2F03 Chapter Notes - Chapter 15: Armadillidium, Mycorrhiza, Flour Beetle

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22 Sep 2016
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Parasites and organisms line in or on tissues of their host and draw resources from their host negative for host positive for pathogen. Epiphytes are a
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MCMASTERBIOLOGY 2F03D R.KajuraFall

BIOLOGY 2F03 Chapter Notes - Chapter 23: Sea Surface Temperature, Walker Circulation, Atmospheric Circulation

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22 Sep 2016
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Abiotic condition impose a significant pressure on the organism that live within a given location. This pressure can impact the fitness of an organism
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MCMASTERBIOLOGY 2F03D R.KajuraFall

BIOLOGY 2F03 Chapter Notes - Chapter 11: Adolph Murie, Survivorship Curve, Life Table

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22 Sep 2016
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Population structure: defined by a number of factors. Ex: patterns of mortality, age distributions, sex ratios and dispersal. Observations of interacti
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MCMASTERBIOLOGY 2F03D R.KajuraFall

BIOLOGY 2F03 Chapter Notes - Chapter 17: Ecophysiology, Cleaner Fish, Fynbos

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22 Sep 2016
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Chapter 17 - species interactions and community structure. Ecological networks: description of the interactions that occur among co-occurring species i
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MCMASTERBIOLOGY 2F03D R.KajuraFall

BIOLOGY 2F03 Chapter Notes - Chapter 19: Terrestrial Ecosystem, Trophic Level, Tropical And Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests

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22 Sep 2016
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Interactions between organisms and their environment are fuelled by complex fluxes and transformations of energy. The forest vegetation is sunlight tra
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MCMASTERBIOLOGY 2F03D R.KajuraFall

BIOLOGY 2F03 Chapter Notes - Chapter 2: Tropical And Subtropical Dry Broadleaf Forests, Rainforest, Atmospheric Circulation

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22 Sep 2016
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Natural history is the study of how organisms in a area are influenced by climate, soils, predators, competitors and evolutionary history. A good under
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MCMASTERBIOLOGY 2F03D R.KajuraFall

BIOLOGY 2F03 Chapter Notes - Chapter 10: Western Grey Kangaroo, Semibalanus Balanoides, Intertidal Zone

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22 Sep 2016
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Population- a group of potentially interbreeding individuals of a single species inhabiting a specific area. Population of plants or animals may occupy
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MCMASTERBIOLOGY 2F03D R.KajuraFall

BIOLOGY 2F03 Chapter Notes - Chapter 12: Net Reproduction Rate, Osmotic Shock, Cactus

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22 Sep 2016
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Zooplankton respond to spring blooms of diatoms by increasing numbers: decreases are corresponding to decrease in sun and nutrients. These factors may
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MCMASTERBIOLOGY 2F03D R.KajuraFall

BIOLOGY 2F03 Chapter Notes - Chapter 3: Intertidal Zone, Tide Pool, Photic Zone

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22 Sep 2016
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Life is most profuse where conditions appear most hostile to us along: Mountains in alberta (jasper and banff national parks) contain glaciers. Glacier
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MCMASTERBIOLOGY 2F03D R.KajuraFall

BIOLOGY 2F03 Chapter Notes - Chapter 1: Ecosystem Ecology, Landscape Ecology, Population Ecology

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22 Sep 2016
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Ecology is a branch of science dedicated to the study of relationships between organisms and environment. Hunters had to be familiar with the habits of
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