Mammoth Memory

Environmental factors – Surrounding influences

Individual influences that surround an organism which may affect it.

We now know environmental = surroundings

Factors = Influences 

Think of the following

A memory aid to remember that anything effecting an organism in its surroundings is an environment factor

Factories (Factors) sneezing with influenza (influences).


The environment is everything surrounding an organism that can affect it. Each one of these things is known as an environmental factor. Examples include: light, air, soil, water.

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