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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…
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…
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
7 terms
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…
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
18 terms
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
77 terms
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…
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
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.
19 terms
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
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
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…
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…
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
...
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…
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
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 (…
8 terms
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
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
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…
25 terms
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
6 terms
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…
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
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
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…
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
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
14 terms
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
9 terms
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…
7 terms
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…
17 terms
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
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
18 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
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.
8 terms
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
9 terms
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
7 terms
7 Characteristics Living Things Share
Movement
Respiration
Sensitivity
Growth
All living things move. Some movements are easy to see, such…
All living things need to release energy from the food they e…
All living things have sensory systems that help them detect…
All living things grow.
Movement
All living things move. Some movements are easy to see, such…
Respiration
All living things need to release energy from the food they e…
15 terms
Sharing the Good Life
Robert Bellah
Women's Sphere
Communicating
Ideological Confusions
Author of "Habits of the Heart"
The idea that women belonged in specific social locations - i…
The ability to share with each other openly and authentically…
The idea that most Americans don't strictly only associate wi…
Robert Bellah
Author of "Habits of the Heart"
Women's Sphere
The idea that women belonged in specific social locations - i…
10 terms
Characteristics of Life
Homeostasis
Asexual Reproduction
Sexual Reproduction
Autotroph
maintaining stable internal conditions
A reproductive process that involves only one parent and prod…
A reproductive process that involves two parents that combine…
An organism that makes its own food... An organism that is able…
Homeostasis
maintaining stable internal conditions
Asexual Reproduction
A reproductive process that involves only one parent and prod…
21 terms
Characteristics of Life
digestion
excretion
respiration
nutrition
breakdown of nutrients
elimination of wastes
exchange of gases
Intake of nutrients
digestion
breakdown of nutrients
excretion
elimination of wastes
31 terms
Characteristics of Life
Evolution
DNA
Biology
Eukaryotic Cell
Evolution is the process of change that has transformed life…
Deoxyribonucleic acid: a long linear polymer found in the nuc…
The scientific study of life
A type of cell with a membrane-enclosed nucleus and membrane-…
Evolution
Evolution is the process of change that has transformed life…
DNA
Deoxyribonucleic acid: a long linear polymer found in the nuc…
12 terms
Characteristics of Life
Made of one or more cells
Reproduces
Grows and Develops
Maintains Homeostasis
Made of one or more cells
Reproduces
Characteristics of Life
Specialization
Botany
Zoology
Organism
learning about only one part
learning about plants
learning about animals
any living thing
Specialization
learning about only one part
Botany
learning about plants
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
22 terms
Characteristics of Life
Organism
Cell
Unicellular
Uni
Is an individual living thing made up of one or many cells.
Is the basic unit of structure and function in an organism (l…
Organisms consisting of only a single cell. Ex. bacteria, amo…
means one
Organism
Is an individual living thing made up of one or many cells.
Cell
Is the basic unit of structure and function in an organism (l…
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