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1. Define species.

2. How does the binomial system for naming species work?

3. Give taxonomic categories in the hierarchy of classification

4. What are the two animal phyla covered in this class and their characteristics?

5. What are the two arthropod classes emphasized in BIO 109, their characteristics and examples?

6. What are the 5 classes of vertebrates covered in Bio 109 and examples?

7. Name the sciences that study each of the following: insects, fish, amphibians, reptiles, birds, and mammals

8. What percentage of animals are beetles? insects?, arthropods?, vertebrates?

9. Define native, endemic, and introduced species.

10. What are the definitions of habitat, niche, and range of tolerance?

11. Define food chain, food web, herbivore, carnivore, omnivore, and name the tropic levels.

12. List, define, and give an example of each of the five interrelationships given in class.