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What is the term to remember the 8 life processes

NTRESGRR

Name the 8 life processes

nutrition, transport, respiration, excretion, synthesis, growth, regulation, reproduction

The taking in materials and processing them for their use is called _______

nutrition

what is the term to remember the different kinds of uses for nutrition

GERM

what are the different kinds of uses for nutrition

energy, growth, repair and maintenance

self nutrition

autotrophic

fed nutrition

heterotrophic

who are autotrophic organisms

plants and algae

who are heterotrophic organisms

animal organisms

the movement of materials through the body is called _____

transport

to transport materials is called ______

circulate

what are the 2 types of circulation

extracellular and intracellular

what are the 2 types of nutrition

heterotrophic and autotrophic

movement outside cells through vessels in complex multicellular organisms is ______ circulation

extracellular

what direction is xylem

up

what direction is phloem

down

the moving of materials and organelles around inside the cell is called ______ circulation

intracellular

cytoplasmic streaming

cyclosis

converting the unusable chemical bond energy of food nutrients into the usable energy of ATP is _____

respiration

what are the 2 types of respiration

aerobic and anaerobic

adenosine triphosphate is also called ____

ATP

requiring molecular oxygen to produce a maximum # of ATP's per glucose is called ____ respiration

aerobic

_____ respiration does not use O2 but produces only a few ATP's per glucose

anaerobic

the disposal of metabolic wastes

excretion

biochemical=______

metabolic

humans and other vertebrates use excretion to maintain the ration of ____ to ______ in their bodies

salt, water

the taking in of small molecules and chemically combining them to form larger molecules is _____

synthesis

the accumulation of materials which increases cell size and number is ____

growth

_______ is organisms ability to produce more of their species to ensure survival and continuity

reproduction

what are the 2 types of reproduction

asexual and sexual

_____ reproduction involves one parent organism producing offspring that are genetically identical

asexual

______ reproduction uses chemical messengers which unite their genetic material to form offspring that are genetically unique

sexual

genetic material=_____

DNA

the increase in cell size and number is _____

cell division

The ability to sense changes in the environment and respond to those changes is called _____

regulation

biological balance=_______

homeostasis

what are the 2 types of regulation

nervous and chemical

in _____ regulation, animal organisms send signals over special nerve cells from stimulus to response

nervous

special nerve cells=______

neurons

in ______ regulation, chemical messengers send messages that evoke a response

chemical

chemical messengers=_____

hormones

the sum of the biochemical activities in all living organisms

metabolism

what is one mechanism for maintaining homeostasis

negative feedback

the basic structural and functional units of life

cells

breaking down food using oxygen from the air

aerobic respiration

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