Study your flashcards anywhere!

Download the official Cram app for free >

  • Shuffle
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
  • Alphabetize
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
  • Front First
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
  • Both Sides
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
  • Read
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
Reading...
Front

How to study your flashcards.

Right/Left arrow keys: Navigate between flashcards.right arrow keyleft arrow key

Up/Down arrow keys: Flip the card between the front and back.down keyup key

H key: Show hint (3rd side).h key

A key: Read text to speech.a key

image

Play button

image

Play button

image

Progress

1/17

Click to flip

17 Cards in this Set

  • Front
  • Back

The 4 things livings things need to survive

food,water,living space, homeostasis

Heterotrophs

hunt for their food and get energy by eating the food

Autotrophs

make their own food by collecting energy from the sun; then doing photosynthesis.

The 6 characteristics all living things share

cellular organization, grow/develop, reproduce, use energy, have similar chemicals, and respond to environment.

Stimulus

made in the environment, such as temperature change. A response is thebody’s reaction, such as chills or sweating.

Living things come from living things through

reproduction

The levels of classification

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

The more levels of classification an organism shares

the more similar they are.

The largest level that has all living things

Domain

The smallest level

Species

A scientific name is given by using

Genus and Species

The 3 types of domains are

Bacteria, archaea, Eukaraya

Taxonomy

Study on how organisms are classified

Scientists classify organisms so

they are easier to study

The Kingdoms of fungi and protists include

both unicellular and multicellular organisms.

The independent variable is the

1 item changed

The dependent variable is the

results to changing the independent variable.