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9 terms
Shared Characteristics of Life
Organization
DNA
Growth
Irritability
organism, organ system, organ, tissue, cell, organelles, mole…
deoxyribonucleic acid... all living things have it... recipe book f…
2 ways... produce new CELLS... enlarge existing cells
any response to a change in the ENVIRONMENT... eg. plants in a w…
Organization
organism, organ system, organ, tissue, cell, organelles, mole…
DNA
deoxyribonucleic acid... all living things have it... recipe book f…
19 terms
Shared Characteristics of Life
consumers = heterotrophs
decomposers = heterotrophs
interdependency
sexual reproduction
must eat food, obtains energy from outside source
bacteria & fungi - breaks down organisms quickly to return nu…
all organisms rely on each other for survival
offspring from 2 genetic parents
consumers = heterotrophs
must eat food, obtains energy from outside source
decomposers = heterotrophs
bacteria & fungi - breaks down organisms quickly to return nu…
23 terms
Shared Characteristics of Life
two types of cells
all cells contain these 3 things
type of cell that contains a nucleus &…
type of cell that does not contain a n…
prokaryote & eukaryote
membrane, cytoplasm and genetic material
eukaryote
prokaryote
two types of cells
prokaryote & eukaryote
all cells contain these 3 things
membrane, cytoplasm and genetic material
15 terms
Characteristic of Life GO SHARE
O-organized
G-growth
organism
G-development
Made of cells, tissues, organs, organ systems
an increase in the number of new cells
living things are called
all the changes that take place through the life of an organism
O-organized
Made of cells, tissues, organs, organ systems
G-growth
an increase in the number of new cells
Characteristics shared by all forms of life
Respiration
Responsiveness
Movement
Nutrition
Exchange of gases between the organism and its environment
Reaction to internal and external stimulus- anything that cau…
All living things are capable of internal and external moveme…
All living things/organisms must be able to get energy and us…
Respiration
Exchange of gases between the organism and its environment
Responsiveness
Reaction to internal and external stimulus- anything that cau…
all cell based life shares these genetic characteristics:
1.
2.
3.
4.
genes are portions of DNA molecules
same general mechanisms for replication, specific details of…
same general mechanisms for transcription, specific details o…
same general mechanisms for regulating transcription, specifi…
1.
genes are portions of DNA molecules
2.
same general mechanisms for replication, specific details of…
27 terms
Characteristics of Life
Organism
Cell
Unicellular
Uni
Is an individual living thing made up of one or many cells, t…
Is the basic unit of structure and function in an organism
Organisms consisting of only a single cell
means one
Organism
Is an individual living thing made up of one or many cells, t…
Cell
Is the basic unit of structure and function in an organism
Characteristics of Life
biology
cell
reproduction
metabolism
study of life; study of living things
Basic unit of life; highly organized
The production of offspring by asexual or sexual reproduction…
The chemical processes that occur within a living organism in…
biology
study of life; study of living things
cell
Basic unit of life; highly organized
16 terms
Characteristics of Life
organisms
unicellular
multicellular
development
Any living thing
Made of a single cell
Made up of more than one cell.
The process of change that occurs during an organism's life t…
organisms
Any living thing
unicellular
Made of a single cell
10 terms
Characteristics of Life
organisms
cell
unicellular
multicellular
things that have all the characteristics of life
the smallest unit of life
made of only one cell
made of two or more cells
organisms
things that have all the characteristics of life
cell
the smallest unit of life
7 terms
shared derived characteristics
vascular tissue
sperm lose flagelle, pollen
megasporangia and microsporangia
seeds
pterophyta, coniferophyta, anthophyte
coniferophyta, anthophyta
coniferophyta, anthophyta
coniferophyta, anthophyta
vascular tissue
pterophyta, coniferophyta, anthophyte
sperm lose flagelle, pollen
coniferophyta, anthophyta
Metazoans: Shared Derived Characteristics
Metazoans
Parazoans
Eumetazoans
Cnidarians
Developmental cleavage- zygotic cells divide predictably
Choanocytes (collar cells)... Cellular level of organization... A…
Unique nervous & muscle tissue ... Tissue level of organization…
Cnidocytes (dischargeable cells)... Nematocysts... Feeding tentacl…
Metazoans
Developmental cleavage- zygotic cells divide predictably
Parazoans
Choanocytes (collar cells)... Cellular level of organization... A…
Characteristics Shared by Humans
internal movement
protectional movement
growth
reproduction
waste removal, chemical, etc
blink, cough reflex, etc
increase number of cells - mitosis
continuation of species - miosis
internal movement
waste removal, chemical, etc
protectional movement
blink, cough reflex, etc
8 terms
6 shared characteristics of all living things
Movement
Nutrition
Sensitivity
Development
All living things move, even plants. They just move very slow…
All living things need food and water to survive.
All living things respond to their environment. Examples of t…
All living things grow and change
Movement
All living things move, even plants. They just move very slow…
Nutrition
All living things need food and water to survive.
Fungi: Shared Derived Characteristics
Fungi
Zygomycota
Chytridiomycota
Glomeromycota
Absorptive Nutrition... Hyphae & Mycelia... Chitinous Cell Wall... Nuc…
Aseptate... Fusion of hyphae forms a zygote... Asexual reproduction
Aquatic... Produce haploid gametes (sexual)... Produce diploid zoos…
Arbuscular mycorrhizae... Aseptate... Asexual reproduction
Fungi
Absorptive Nutrition... Hyphae & Mycelia... Chitinous Cell Wall... Nuc…
Zygomycota
Aseptate... Fusion of hyphae forms a zygote... Asexual reproduction
10 terms
Characteristics of Life
organisms
cell
unicellular
multicellular
things that have all the characteristics of life
the smallest unit of life
made of only one cell
made of two or more cells
organisms
things that have all the characteristics of life
cell
the smallest unit of life
9 terms
characteristics shared by organisms
made up of cells
reproduction
genetic code
growth and development
separated and protected from outside environment by cell memb…
all organism produce new organisms
pass on to their offspring... combination of traits... asexual... gene…
grow or increase size... changes as it matures
made up of cells
separated and protected from outside environment by cell memb…
reproduction
all organism produce new organisms
Characteristics of Life
Organism
Life Process
Metabolism
Extinct
Any living thing
Activities characteristic of life
The sum of all the life processes
Type of organism dying out
Organism
Any living thing
Life Process
Activities characteristic of life
25 terms
Life Characteristics
life
hypothesis
independent variable
dependent variable
living things collectively
possible explanation for a set of observations or possible an…
the experimental factor that is manipulated; the variable who…
The outcome factor; the variable that may change in response…
life
living things collectively
hypothesis
possible explanation for a set of observations or possible an…
characteristics shared by living organisms
Cellular Organization
Need for energy
Responsivness
reproduction and development
Being made up of at least one cell.
energy is important for metabolism,which is the building up o…
responding to the external environment to maintain homeostasi…
reproduction is the process by which organisms make more of t…
Cellular Organization
Being made up of at least one cell.
Need for energy
energy is important for metabolism,which is the building up o…
16 terms
Characteristics of Life
cells
unicellular
Protista
multicellular
the smallest unit of all living things.
very simple creatures made up of only one cell. (bacteria and…
single celled creatures found in the water. Examples would be…
more complex creatures made up of many cells. (plants, animal…
cells
the smallest unit of all living things.
unicellular
very simple creatures made up of only one cell. (bacteria and…
10 terms
Birds and therapods shared characteristics
hollow pneumatic bones
elongate mobile s shaped neck
tridactyl feet
digitigrade posture
lightweight bones
...
3 toed feet
stand on feet
hollow pneumatic bones
lightweight bones
elongate mobile s shaped neck
...
10 terms
Characteristics of Life
Metabolism
Synthesis
Respiration
Gas exchange
All of the chemical reactions that occur in a living thing
Making a larger molecule by putting smaller molecules togethe…
Converting food into energy
Taking in oxygen and releasing carbon dioxide or vice versa
Metabolism
All of the chemical reactions that occur in a living thing
Synthesis
Making a larger molecule by putting smaller molecules togethe…
8 terms
Characteristics of Life
cells
reproduce
DNA
Grow and develop
living things made of cells; ... smallest unit of an organism
sexual reproduction: 2 parents= 1 baby... asexual reproduction (…
universal genetic code; contains genetic information
cells divide and change in structure
cells
living things made of cells; ... smallest unit of an organism
reproduce
sexual reproduction: 2 parents= 1 baby... asexual reproduction (…
21 terms
Characteristics of Life
biology
cell
characteristic
reproduction
study of life; study of living things
Basic unit of life; highly organized
a feature or quality belonging typically to a person, place o…
The production of offspring by asexual or sexual reproduction…
biology
study of life; study of living things
cell
Basic unit of life; highly organized
Characteristics of Life
have cells
reproduction
growth and development
genetic code
the smallest living things... unicellular=1 cell... multicellular…
living things make more of their species
change over time... baby~>adult... tadpole~>frog... seed~>plant
DNA -has your genes/traits... RNA -makes proteins
have cells
the smallest living things... unicellular=1 cell... multicellular…
reproduction
living things make more of their species
Characteristics of Life
Organism
Characteristic
Cell
Unicellular
An individual living thing
a special quality or trait that makes a person, thing, or gro…
the smallest unit of life form; the smallest part of a life f…
a life form made up of just one cell
Organism
An individual living thing
Characteristic
a special quality or trait that makes a person, thing, or gro…
8 terms
Characteristics of Life
have cells
reproduction
growth and development
genetic code... Heredity
the smallest living things... unicellular=1 cell... multicellular…
living things make more of their species
Development- change over time... baby~>adult... tadpole~>frog... se…
DNA -has your genes/traits... RNA -makes proteins
have cells
the smallest living things... unicellular=1 cell... multicellular…
reproduction
living things make more of their species
Characteristics of Life
made of cells
create more of their own kind
growth and development
respond to stimulus
the smallest living things... unicellular=1 cell... multicellular…
living things make more of their species... Contain DNA that has…
change over time... baby~>adult... tadpole~>frog... seed~>plant
stimulus in the environment causes reaction... sun~>plant grows…
made of cells
the smallest living things... unicellular=1 cell... multicellular…
create more of their own kind
living things make more of their species... Contain DNA that has…
Characteristics of Life
biology
cell
reproduction
metabolism
study of life; study of living things
Basic unit of life; highly organized
The production of offspring by asexual or sexual reproduction…
The chemical processes that occur within a living organism in…
biology
study of life; study of living things
cell
Basic unit of life; highly organized
11 terms
Characteristics of Life
A LIVING organism has the ability to m…
All living things are made of cells, t…
The ability to pass on genetic informa…
All living things must either take in…
Homeostasis
Cells
Reproduction
Ingestion
A LIVING organism has the ability to m…
Homeostasis
All living things are made of cells, t…
Cells
20 terms
Characteristics of Life
Organism
Characteristic
Cell
Unicellular
An individual living thing
a special quality or trait that makes a person, thing, or gro…
the smallest unit of life form; the smallest part of a life f…
a life form made up of just one cell
Organism
An individual living thing
Characteristic
a special quality or trait that makes a person, thing, or gro…
8 terms
Characteristics of life
Nutrition
Respiration
Excretion
Sensitivity
Characteristic of life, taking in of food
Characteristic of life, creating energy from food
Characteristic of life, removal of waste from cells
Characteristic of life, detect their surroundings
Nutrition
Characteristic of life, taking in of food
Respiration
Characteristic of life, creating energy from food
13 terms
Characteristics of Life
organism
biotic
abiotic
cell
an individual living thing
living factors in the environment
non-living factors in the environment
basic unit of life
organism
an individual living thing
biotic
living factors in the environment
Characteristics of Life
Reproduction
Growth and Development
homeostasis
use energy
eggs, seeds, kittens, all living things must reproduce to kee…
all living things must grow and change over time to fully dev…
Homeostasis is the maintenance of a stable internal environme…
all living things must use energy, plants use sun energy to m…
Reproduction
eggs, seeds, kittens, all living things must reproduce to kee…
Growth and Development
all living things must grow and change over time to fully dev…
20 terms
Characteristics of Life
Organism
Cell
Unicellular
Uni
Is an individual living thing made up of one or many cells, t…
Is the basic unit of structure and function in an organism
Organisms consisting of only a single cell
means one
Organism
Is an individual living thing made up of one or many cells, t…
Cell
Is the basic unit of structure and function in an organism
21 terms
Characteristics of Life
biology
cell
characteristic
reproduction
study of life; study of living things
Basic unit of life; highly organized
a feature or quality belonging typically to a person, place o…
The production of offspring by asexual or sexual reproduction…
biology
study of life; study of living things
cell
Basic unit of life; highly organized
Characteristics of Life
biology
cell
reproduction
metabolism
study of life; study of living things
Basic unit of life; highly organized
The production of offspring by asexual or sexual reproduction…
The chemical processes that occur within a living organism in…
biology
study of life; study of living things
cell
Basic unit of life; highly organized
Characteristics of Life
autotroph
heterotroph
stimulus
response
organisms that can produce organic molecules as a source of e…
organisms that take in organic molecules by feeding on other…
any change in the environment that causes a response
a reaction to a stimulus
autotroph
organisms that can produce organic molecules as a source of e…
heterotroph
organisms that take in organic molecules by feeding on other…
Characteristics of Life
Cells
Unicellular
Multi-cellular
Metabolism
The smallest unit of life
Made of one cell
Made of many cells
Living things require energy (food, sunlight)
Cells
The smallest unit of life
Unicellular
Made of one cell
Characteristics of Life
Organism
Multicellular
Unicellular
Heterotroph
A living thing
Having many cells like animals and plants
Made up of only 1 cell like bacteria
An organism that eats food for energy like animals
Organism
A living thing
Multicellular
Having many cells like animals and plants
Characteristics of Life
Grow and Develop
Respond and adjust to their environment
Adapt and Evolve
Reproduce
grow - to get bigger in size... develop - to change in appearance
Some organisms have the ability to maintain stable conditions…
Organisms adapt to their surroundings in order to maintain ho…
The ability to produce fertile offspring
Grow and Develop
grow - to get bigger in size... develop - to change in appearance
Respond and adjust to their environment
Some organisms have the ability to maintain stable conditions…
Characteristics of Life
Organism
Characteristic
Cell
Unicellular
An individual living thing
a special quality or trait that makes a person, thing, or gro…
the smallest unit of life form; the smallest part of a life f…
a life form made up of just one cell
Organism
An individual living thing
Characteristic
a special quality or trait that makes a person, thing, or gro…
5 terms
Characteristics of Life
organism
cell
unicellular
multicellular
a living thing
the smallest unit of life
made of only one cell
made of two or more cells
organism
a living thing
cell
the smallest unit of life
Rickettsias and Chalamydas- share characteristics
Rickettsias and chalamydas
Rickettsias
Rickettsia rickettsia
Rickettsia prowazekii
obligate intracellular parasites, sensitive to antibiotics,ti…
coccoid shaped, transmitter vector required
Rocky mountian spotted fever, vector, tick.... -achyness and fev…
epidemic typhus, vector-lice... -heat kills lice, not nits
Rickettsias and chalamydas
obligate intracellular parasites, sensitive to antibiotics,ti…
Rickettsias
coccoid shaped, transmitter vector required
Characteristics living things share
All living things have
All living things contain
All living things use
All living things g--- and d-------
Cellular Organization
Similar chemicals
Energy
Grow and develope
All living things have
Cellular Organization
All living things contain
Similar chemicals
8 terms
Characteristics of Life
1. All Living things... (think DNA)
2. All living things... (think "tiny s…
3. All living things... (think stimulus)
4. All living things... (think "small…
are based on a Universal Genetic Code.
Grow and Develop.
Respond to their Environment.
Are made up of Cells.
1. All Living things... (think DNA)
are based on a Universal Genetic Code.
2. All living things... (think "tiny s…
Grow and Develop.
Living things share characteristics
1
2
3
4
Made up of cells
Reproduce
Based on the universal genetic code
Grow and develop
1
Made up of cells
2
Reproduce
Characteristics of Life
organisms
unicellular
multicellular
development
Any living thing
Made of a single cell
Made up of more than one cell.
The process of change that occurs during an organism's life t…
organisms
Any living thing
unicellular
Made of a single cell
5 terms
The characteristics that minerals share
S.
I.
N.
R.
Solids
Inorganic
Natural occurring
Repeating patterns
S.
Solids
I.
Inorganic
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