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SPONTANEOUS GENERATION
LIFE SPRUNG FROM NON LIVING MATTER
METABOLISM
TOTAL OF ALL CHEMICAL ACTIVITIES IN AN ORGANISM;INGESTION, DIGESTION,RESPIRATION, EXCRETION
DIGESTION
THE PROCESS BY WHICH FOOD IS BROKEN DOWN
INGESTION
TAKING IN FOOD/EATING
RESPIRATION
PROCESS BY WHICH LIVING THINGS TAKE IN OXYGEN AND PRODUCE ENERGY
EXCRETION
THE PROCESS OF WASTE
STIMULUS
ANY CHANGE IN THE ENVIRONMENT
LIFE SPAN
MAXIMUM LENGTH OF TIME AN ORGANISM CAN BE EXPECTED TO LIVE
RESPONSE
ACTION, MOVEMENT OR CHANGE IN BEHAVIOR OF THE ORGANISM
ASEXUAL REPRODUCTION
ONE PARENT
SEXUAL REPRODUCTION
2 PARENTS
ELEMENT
PURE SUBSTANCE THAT CAN BE BROKEN DOWN
COMPOUND
2 OR MORE CHEMICALS JOINED TOGETHER
ORGANIC COMPOUND
FOUND IN LIVING THINGS THAT CONTAINS CARBON
FATS AND OILS
COMPOUND MADE OF CARBON, HYDROGEN AND OXYGEN
CARBOHYDRATES
ENERGY RICH SUBSTANCE FOUND IN FOOD
AMINO ACIDS
BUILDING BLOCKS OF PROTEIN
ENZYMES
A SPECIAL TYPE OF PROTEIN TO CONTROL CHEMICAL REACTION
NUCLEIC ACID
LARGE COMPOUNDS THAT STORES INFO TO MAKE DNA AND RNA
DNA
STORES INFO NEEDED TO MAKE PROTEIN
RNA
READS MESSAGE CARRIED BY DNA
EARTHS AGE
4.6 BILLION YEARS
PRODUCERS
PRODUCE OWN FOOD
CONSUMERS
CANNOT PRODUCE OWN FOOD; TAKE IN FOOD
CHARACTERISTICS OF LIFE
MADE UP OF CELLS;ABLE TO MOVE;PERFORM COMPLEX CHEMICAL ACTIVITIES;GROWTH AND DEVELOP;RESPOND TO A STIMULUS AND REPRODUCE
IN ORDER FOR LIVING ORGANISM TO SURIVE IT NEEDS
FOOD, WATER, OXYGEN,LIVING SPACE AND THE ABILITY TO MAINTAIN A FAIRLY CONSISTANT BODY TEMPERATURE
PERCENTAGE OF BODY THAT IS WATER
65%
HOMEOSTASIS
THE ABILITY OF AN ORGANISM TO KEEP CONDITIONS INSIDE ITS BODY THE SAME,EVEN THO CONDITIONS OUTSIDE CHANGES
INORGANIC COMPOUNDS
MAY OR MAY NOT CONTAIN CARBON
ORGANIC COMPOUNDS THAT ARE BASIC TO LIFE
CARBOHYDRATES, FATS AND OILS, PROTEINS, ENZYMES AND NUCLEIC ACIDS
CARBOHYDRATES
ENERGY RICH SUBSTANCE FOUND IN FOOD
AMINO ACIDS
BUILDING BLOCKS OF PROTEIN
ENZYMES
A SPECIAL TYPE OF PROTEIN TO CONTROL CHEMICAL REACTION
NUCLEIC ACID
LARGE COMPOUNDS THAT STORES INFO TO MAKE DNA AND RNA
DNA
STORES INFO NEEDED TO MAKE PROTEIN
RNA
READS MESSAGE CARRIED BY DNA
EARTHS AGE
4.6 BILLION YEARS
PRODUCERS
PRODUCE OWN FOOD
CONSUMERS
CANNOT PRODUCE OWN FOOD; TAKE IN FOOD
CHARACTERISTICS OF LIFE
MADE UP OF CELLS;ABLE TO MOVE;PERFORM COMPLEX CHEMICAL ACTIVITIES;GROWTH AND DEVELOP;RESPOND TO A STIMULUS AND REPRODUCE
IN ORDER FOR LIVING ORGANISM TO SURIVE IT NEEDS
FOOD, WATER, OXYGEN,LIVING SPACE AND THE ABILITY TO MAINATIN A FAIRLY CONSIST BODY TEMPERATURE
PERCENTAGE OF BODY THAT IS WATER
65%
HOMEOSTASIS
THE ABILITY OF AN ORGANISM TO KEEP CONDITIONS INSIDE ITS BODY THE SAME,EVEN THO CONDITIONS OUTSIDE CHANGES
INORGANIC COMPOUNDS
MAY OR MAY NOT CONTAIN CARBON
ORGANIC COMPOUNDS THAT ARE BASIC TO LIFE
CARBOHYDRATES, FATS AND OILS, PROTEINS, ENZYMES AND NUCLEIC ACIDS
PROTEINS
SUBSTANCE USED TO BUILD UP AND REPAIR CELLS MADE UP OF AMINO ACIDS
WARM BLOODED
ANIMALS THAT CONTAIN CONSISTENT BODY TEMPERATURE
COLD BLOODED
ANIMALS THAT CAN CHANGE BODY TEMPERATURES WITH THE CHANGE OF THE ENVIRONMENT
PHOTOSYNTHESIS
GREEN PLANTS PRODUCING FOOD;