Busy. Please wait.
or

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 
or

Username is available taken
show password

why


Make sure to remember your password. If you forget it there is no way for StudyStack to send you a reset link. You would need to create a new account.
We do not share your email address with others. It is only used to allow you to reset your password. For details read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.


Already a StudyStack user? Log In

Reset Password
Enter the associated with your account, and we'll email you a link to reset your password.
Don't know
Know
remaining cards
Save
0:01
To flip the current card, click it or press the Spacebar key.  To move the current card to one of the three colored boxes, click on the box.  You may also press the UP ARROW key to move the card to the "Know" box, the DOWN ARROW key to move the card to the "Don't know" box, or the RIGHT ARROW key to move the card to the Remaining box.  You may also click on the card displayed in any of the three boxes to bring that card back to the center.

Pass complete!

"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
Retries:
restart all cards
Embed Code - If you would like this activity on your web page, copy the script below and paste it into your web page.

  Normal Size     Small Size show me how

Word List 2

TermDefinition
Homeostasis ability to maintain a constant internal environment in response to environmental changes
Respiration process in which the cells of an organism obtain energy by combining oxygen and glucose, resulting in the release of carbon dioxide, water, and ATP.
Excretion process by which metabolic waste is eliminated from an organism.
Synthesis The production of an organic compound in a living thing.
Egestion The act or process of voiding or discharging undigested food as faeces.
Metabolism the sum of the chemical reactions within each cell that provide energy for vital processes.
Organism A living thing that has organized structures.
Heterotrophic Organism that cannot make its own food.
Eukaryote(s) Cells that have a true nucleus.
Unicellular Organism that consist of one cell.
Taxonomy The science of naming, defining, and classifying groups of organisms.
Chordate(s) A phylum of the animal kingdom comprising of all animals that have, or have had, a notochord.
Multicellular Complex organism made up of many cells and structures.
Prokaryote(s) Unicellular organisms that don’t have a true nucleus.
Genus Classification system that separates species more definedly.
Binomial nomenclature A system used to specify an organism.
Autotrophic Organisms that make their own food.
Asexual Organism that makes off-spring with the exact dna as the parent.
Regulation A process that allows the organism to adapt to a certain change.
Kingdom Ranking that is composed of smaller groups known as phyla.
Created by: TigerZing