Classification

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Classification
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2010-08-31 21:16:10
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  1. living things come only from other living things
    biogenesis
  2. the idea that living things come from nonliving things
    spontaneous generation
  3. Aristotle
    was the first to start classifying living things (Greek philospher)
  4. started classifying organisms with similar structures in 18th century
    Sweedish Scientist Linnaeus
  5. What is Linnaeus' system of classification called?
    binomail nomenclature
  6. Scientists can see how similar organisms are at cellular level by...
    the number of chromosomes
  7. knowing how an organism changed over time
    phylogeny
  8. a _____ is the 1st and largest category
    kingdom
  9. the smallest clasification is called...
    species
  10. groups larger than kingdoms
    domains
  11. a detailed list of identifying characteristics used to identify organisms
    dichotomous keys
  12. Aristotle either classified things as ____ or ____
    plants or animals
  13. Aristotle broke down the plant and animal smaller groups called...
    2 legs are 4, hair or no hair, blood or no blood
  14. a group of similar species
    genus

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