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7 Characteristics Of Living Things.[print questions]

What is NOT a characteristic of life?
a) Homeostasis
b) Growth and Development
c) Metabolism
d) Biological Reactivity

What are made up of cells?
a) bacteria
b) trees
c) cats
d) all of these

What does unicellular mean?
a) Made up of one cell
b) Made up of many cells
c) A process that happens within a cell
d) To maintain a stable environment

What is the correct order of organization?
a) Cells - Tissues - Organs - Organ Systems - Organism
b) Cells - Tissues - Organ Systems - Organs - Organism
c) Cells - Organs - Tissues - Organ Systems - Organism
d) Cells - Tissues - Organs - Organism - Organ Systems

Cells working together to perform a certain function make up
a) Tissue
b) Organ
c) Cell
d) Molecule

What is more complex: The brain or the nervous system?
a) Nervous system
b) Brain
c) They are equally complex
d) Fancy words

Entire living things that can carry out all life's processes are called:
a) Organisms
b) Organ systems
c) Bodies
d) People

Lacey is hanging out at the park with friends. Her phone rings and she answers it. What is the stimulus?
a) Her friends at the park
b) She answers her phone
c) Her phone ringing
d) Hanging out

A response is
a) A reaction to a stimulus
b) A condition in the environment that requires a reaction
c) Internal only
d) External only

What is homeostasis?
a) maintaining a stable environment
b) changing your environment
c) chicken denim
d) the sum of chemical reactions in the body

When you get too hot, your body sweats to help cool you down
a) Homeostasis
b) Cells and Organization
c) Growth and Development
d) Reproduction

A caterpillar changes into a butterfly
a) Growth and Development
b) Reproduction
c) Metabolism
d) Cells and Organization

A bacteria splits and forms 2 bacteria
a) Reproduction
b) Growth and Development
c) Homeostasis
d) Cells and Organization

A dog sees a cat and runs after it
a) Response to stimulus
b) Metabolism
c) Change through time (evolve)
d) Homeostasis

Your body breaks down food to gain energy
a) Metabolism
b) Growth and Development
c) Response to Stimulus
d) Homeostasis

Darwin's Finches developed differently shaped beaks over generations
a) Change through time (evolve)
b) Response to Stimulus
c) Reproduction
d) Cells and Organization

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