Characteristics Of Living Things And Branches Of Biology

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Characteristics Of Living Things And Branches Of Biology


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  • 1. 
    Living things respond to their environment.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

    • C. 

      All of the above

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 2. 
    Living things respond to their environment.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

    • C. 

      All of the above

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 3. 
    Living things are not composed of cells.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

    • C. 

      Maybe

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 4. 
    What branch of biology deals with the naming and classifying of organisms?
    • A. 

      Botany

    • B. 

      Physiology

    • C. 

      Taxonomy

    • D. 

      Embryology

  • 5. 
    What is the basic structural and functional unit of life?
  • 6. 
    A change in a organism's surroundings that causes it to react is called a ______.
  • 7. 
    What is MRS GREN (in order)?
    • A. 

      Mapping, Resting, Sleeping, Growling, Resting, Eating, Napping

    • B. 

      Movement, Sensitivity, Growth, Reproduction, Excretion, Nutrition

    • C. 

      Movement, Respiration, Sensitivity, Growth, Reproduction, Excretion, Nutrition

    • D. 

      Movement, Respiration, Sensitivity, Reproduction, Growth, Excretion, Nutrition

  • 8. 
    The mistaken idea that living things can arise from nonliving things.
  • 9. 
    In taxonomy, KPCOFGS (in order) stands for ________
    • A. 

      King Phillip Came Over For Good Soup

    • B. 

      Kingdom, Genus, Family, Class, Order, Phylum, Species

    • C. 

      King, Phylum, Class, Order, Family, Genus, Species

    • D. 

      Kingdom, Phylum, Class, Order, Family, Genus, Species

  • 10. 
    What was the name of the French chemist that helped to disprove spontaneous generation in the 1800's?
  • 11. 
    The scientific study of how living things are classified is called _______.
  • 12. 
    Reproduction is not essential for the survival of individual organisms, but must occur for a species to survive.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

    • C. 

      None of the above

    • D. 

      Maybe

  • 13. 
    The first word in a organism's scientific name is its ________.
  • 14. 
    The naming system that Linnaeus used is called ____________.
  • 15. 
    Organisms that can make their own food are called _________.
  • 16. 
    Organisms that are composed of many cells are called _____________.
  • 17. 
    Which matches the definition?The organism releases energy from a 'food' source, this requires oxygen.
    • A. 

      Reproduction

    • B. 

      Respiration

    • C. 

      Sensitivity

    • D. 

      Excretion

  • 18. 
    True or False. Bone is a dead tissue with blood supply.
  • 19. 
    Fill in the blank: ______ is the process of getting rid of waste.
  • 20. 
    Fill in the blank. ______________ is the state of steady internal, physical, and chemical conditions maintained by living systems.
  • 21. 
    __________is a process where new substances assimilate into the existing components of living tissue.
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