Characteristics of Living Things

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Unformatted text preview: Characteristics of Living Things Things Living Things are made of units called cells Living Things reproduce Living Things reproduce Sexual reproduction- cells from 2 different Sexual parents unite to form the first cell of the new organism organism Asexual reproduction- new organism is formed Asexual from a single parent from Living things are based on a universal genetic code Living things grow and develop develop Living things obtain and use Living things obtain and use materials and energy Living things respond to Living things respond to their environment External stimuli – Come from outside the External organism organism Internal stimuli – Come from inside the Internal organism organism Living things maintain a Living things maintain a stable internal environment Taken as a group, living things change over time. things This powerpoint was kindly donated to www.worldofteaching.com http://www.worldofteaching.com Is home to well over a thousand powerpoints submitted by teachers. This a free site. Please visit and I hope it will help in your teaching ...
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This note was uploaded on 11/07/2011 for the course BIOLOGY 100 taught by Professor Staff during the Winter '08 term at BYU.

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