sci230r6_appendix_c with answers

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Axia College Material Appendix C Characteristics of Living Organisms Ten characteristics distinguish an object or thing from an actual living organism. All 10 characteristics must be present simultaneously for something to be considered living. The following table lists four of the 10 characteristics that make up a living organism. Fill in the remaining six characteristics: Characteristics of a Living Organism 1. Composed of one or more cells 2.
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Unformatted text preview: May evolve into a new type of organism 3. Carries out and controls a variety of chemical reactions 4. Produces offspring resembling itself 5. Are highly organized complex entities 6. contain a blue print of their characteristics (a genetic program) 7. acquire and use energy 8. grow in size and change in appearance and abilities 9. maintain a fairly consistent internal environment 10. responds to change in the environment SCI 230...
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This note was uploaded on 08/08/2010 for the course SCI 230 taught by Professor Ratanya during the Spring '10 term at University of Phoenix.

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