Characteristics of Living Organisms

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  • Characteristics of Living Organisms
    • Movement : An action by an organism causing a change in position or place.
    • Respiration: The chemical reactions in cells that break down nutrient molecules and release energy for metabolism.
    • Sensitivity: The ability to detect or sense stimuli in the internal or external environment and make appropriate responses
    • Growth: a permanent increase in size and dry mass by an increase in cell number or both.
    • Excretion: The removal of waste products from metabolism, toxic materials, substances in excess from the body.
    • Nutrition: Taking in of materials for energy, growth and development.


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