|What is an environment? It is the surroundings in which an organism lives, modifies and determines its life or character. The environments can be classified into:
Examples: forests, oceans
Artificial environment: Contrary to the natural environment, these are made by man, devised to suit his needs and requirements.
What is an ecosystem? The interaction between living things and non-living things in an environment is called an ecosystem.
Biotic factors: The living things of an environment is called the biotic factors.
Abiotic Factors: The non-living things are called the abiotic factors.
Therefore, an ecosystem is the interaction between the biotic and abiotic factors in an environment.
Species: Living organisms of a single kind is called species.
Population: The number of organisms of one kind of species is called population.
Directions: Answer the following questions.