The characteristics of life

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The characteristics of life
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2013-03-09 17:45:26
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  1. Metabolism
    is the sum of all the chemical reactions in an organism
  2. The Continuity of life
    means that life can arise only from living things of the same type
  3. Life and living Things:
    Show all of the following Characteristics  Structure
    • Cell eg cheek cell
    • Tissue eg linig of cheeks
    • Organ eg stomach 
    • Organ system eg Digestive system
    • Organism  eg Individual human
    • Population eg all the people living in one area
  4. Nutrition
    Is the way organisms obain and use food 
  5. Excretion 
    is the removal of waste products of metabolism from the body 
  6. Response
    is th way which all living things react to changes (called stimuli) in their enviroment or surroundings 
  7. Reproduction 
    is he production of new individuals 

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