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8 Characteristics of life

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Organism is made up of one or more cells
Ability to reproduce
-At the cellular level
-At the molecular level (DNA)
Universal Genetic Code
-DNA (Deoxyribonucleic acid)
-Chemical that reproduces and shares all knowledge
Growth and Development
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Irritability
The ability to respond to the stimuli in the environment
Uses Energy
Fuel for living organisms
Evolutionary Adaptations
Inheritable changes that occur with a species over time (thousands(+) years)
Homeostasis
An organisms ability to maintain a stable internal environment