MS-LS2-2: Interdependent Relationships in Ecosystems
Construct an explanation that predicts patterns of interactions among organisms across multiple ecosystems.
Clarification Statement: Emphasis is on predicting consistent patterns of interactions in different ecosystems in terms of the relationships among and between organisms and abiotic components of ecosystems. Examples of types of interactions could include competitive, predatory, and mutually beneficial.
Assessment Boundary: none
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Interactions (e.g. competitive, predatory, mutually beneficial)
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