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BIOL 1001
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What is the Science of Biology? What is the Science of Biology? BIOLOGY LIFE STUDY “The study of life”
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What are the Characteristics What are the Characteristics of Living Things? of Living Things? 1. 1. Their structure is complex and organized Their structure is complex and organized 2. 2. They acquire materials & energy from their They acquire materials & energy from their surrounding environment surrounding environment 3. 3. They work to maintain their internal conditions They work to maintain their internal conditions 4. 4. They grow They grow 5. 5. They respond to external stimuli They respond to external stimuli 6. 6. They reproduce They reproduce 7. 7. They have the capacity to evolve They have the capacity to evolve
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Salt; Organized but simple Salt; Organized but simple Complex and organized?
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Oceans; Complex but unorganized Oceans; Complex but unorganized
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Water flea; Organized and complex Water flea; Organized and complex
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What are the Characteristics of Living Things? 1. Their structure is complex and organized 2. They acquire materials & energy from their surrounding environment 3. They work to maintain their internal conditions 4. They grow 5. They respond to external stimuli 6. They reproduce 7. They have the capacity to evolve
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2. They acquire materials & energy from 2. They acquire materials & energy from
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This note was uploaded on 07/15/2008 for the course BIOL 1001 taught by Professor Minor during the Spring '08 term at LSU.

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Chapter 1 - BIOL 1001 What is the Science of Biology?...

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