Characteristics of living organisms (MRS H GREN)

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  • Characteristics of Living Organisms
    • Respire
      • All living organisms respire by releasing energy from their food.
    • Excretion
      • The organisms have to remove their waste such as carbon dioxide and urine.
    • Growth
      • All organisms need to grow and develop to mature into their adult form.
    • Move
      • Organisms move towards food and water and away from things like predators.
    • Sensitivity
      • Organisms react and respond to the changes within their surroundings.
    • Reproduction
      • They all have to produce offspring in order for their species not to become extinct.
    • Homeostasis
      • Homeostasis happens in all living organisms and it is where they control their internal conditions and water content.
    • Nutrition
      • All living organisms require nutrients to provide them with energy and the raw materials for growth and repair
  • Nutrition
    • All living organisms require nutrients to provide them with energy and the raw materials for growth and repair

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