12.11: Habitat and Niche Difficulty Level: At Grade Created by: CK-12 % Progress MEMORY METER This indicates how strong in your memory this concept is Practice Progress % % Practice Now MEMORY METER This indicates how strong in your memory this concept is Share Add to Library Turn In Read Practice Resources Details Loading... Notes/Highlights Having trouble? Report an issue. Color Highlighted Text Notes Show More Vocabulary Language: English ▼ English TermDefinition abiotic factor Aspect of the environment that is not a living organism, such as soil, water or air. biotic factor Components of the environment that are living, or were alive and then died, such as plants or animals. habitat Natural home or environment of an organism; the physical environment in which a species lives. niche Role a species plays in the ecosystem. Image Attributions Show Hide Details Description Covers definitions of habitat and niche. Learning Objectives None Difficulty Level: At Grade Authors: Jessica Harwood Douglas Wilkin, Ph.D. Contributors: Doris Kraus, Ph.D. Niamh Gray-Wilson Jean Brainard, Ph.D. Sarah Johnson Jane Willan Corliss Karasov Editors: Douglas Wilkin, Ph.D. Tags: abiotic biotic habitat (3 more) niche SCI.BIO.510.2.L.1 SCI.LSC.510.2.L.1 Subjects: science Life Science Concept Nodes: SCI.LSC.510.2 (Habitat and Niche) Grades: 7 , 8 Date Created: Nov 29, 2012 Last Modified: Jan 04, 2017 Vocabulary None Save or share your relevant files like activites, homework and worksheet.To add resources, you must be the owner of the Modality. Click Customize to make your own copy.