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Science Vocabulary Chapter A2

FRA 4th grade Science Vocabulary Chapter A2
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Classification
The grouping of things by using a set of rules.
Kingdom
The largest group into which living things can be classified.
Moneran
The kingdom of classification for organisms that have only one cell and no nucleus.The kingdom which Bacteria belong.
Protist
The kingdom of classification for organisms that have only one cell and also have a nucleus, or cell control center.
Fungi
Living things that look like plans but cannot make their own food.
Genus
The second smallest name grouping used in classification.
Species
The smallest name grouping used in classifcation.
Vertebrates
Animals with a backbone
mammals
Animals that have hair and produce miilk for their young
Reptiles
vertebrates that live on land, scales cover body, lay eggs, cold blooded
Birds
vertebrates with feathers
Amphibians
Animals that have moist skin and no scales.
Fish
Vertebrates that live their entire lives in water
Invertebrates
Animals without a backbone
Vasular plants
plants that have tubes
Nonvasular plants
plants that don't have tubes