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Life Characteristics

Life Science

Organization refers to a system of arrangement or order, or a structure for classifying things
Homeostasis Maintaining stable conditions within the body or system.
Metabolism the way that chemical processes in your body cause food to be used in an efficient way, for example, to make new cells and to give you energy.
Reproduction the production of offspring by a sexual or asexual process.
Growth and Development the process of growth is defined as an increase in size; development is defined as a progression toward maturity. Thus the terms are used together to describe the complex physical, mental, and emotional processes associated with growing up
Response a reaction to something
Stimulus a thing or event that evokes a specific functional reaction in a system, organism, organ or tissue
Evolution the process by which different kinds of living organisms are thought to have developed and diversified from earlier forms during the history of the earth
Cell Basic unit of structure and function in living things.
Theory A well tested explanation based on a wide range of observations and/or experimental results.
Uni-cellular Made of a single cell.
Multicellular Consists of more than one cell.
Created by: robertwba