What are the two basic categories of an ecosystem?

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Editor">Editor Staff asked 3 months ago

What are the two basic categories of an ecosystem?
 
(a) Aquatic and terrestrial
 
(b) Aquatic and forest
 
(c) Ponds and lakes
 
(d) Rivers and forests
 
I got this question during an online interview.
 
I would like to ask this question from Ecosystem topic in portion Ecosystem of Biology – Class 12

1 Answers
Editor">Editor Staff answered 3 months ago

Correct choice is (a) Aquatic and terrestrial
 
Easy explanation: The terrestrial and aquatic are two basic categories of an ecosystem. Deserts, forests, and grasslands are included in the terrestrial ecosystems; while, ponds, lakes, rivers, wetlands, and estuary are included in the aquatic ecosystems.