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Movement
A response in reaction to a stimulus - even plants display movement within their cells.
Respiration
(Release of energy) an organism must release energy in a controlled and usable form. It does this by breaking down ATP (adenasine triophosphate, found in all living cells).
Growth
Growth is from within (assimilation, taking in from outside and using to grow from within) in living organisms (as opposed to crystal growth).
Responsiveness a.k.a. Sensitivity
All organisms, even single cells, respond to stimulation.
Reproduction
The replication of complex molecules of DNA and RNA which are present in all organisms.
Nutrition / Feeding
Taking in substances and assimilation of chemical compounds to produce energy
Excretion
Metabolism leads to the formation of toxic waste which must either be eliminated or stored in a harmless form.