B2 - Classification

HideShow resource information
  • Created by: Rachelcfx
  • Created on: 06-05-16 22:44
What is classification?
Organising LIVING ORGANISMS into groups.
1 of 7
Why is classification important?
Because they help us understand how organisms are related.
2 of 7
Living things are divided into ____
Kingdoms.
3 of 7
What are the subdivided kingdoms? (6)
Phylum, Class, Order, Family, Genus, Species.
4 of 7
What is a genus?
A group of closely-related species.
5 of 7
What is a species?
A group of organisms that can interbreed.
6 of 7
What do evolutionary trees show?
How closely related different species are.
7 of 7

Other cards in this set

Card 2

Front

Why is classification important?

Back

Because they help us understand how organisms are related.

Card 3

Front

Living things are divided into ____

Back

Preview of the front of card 3

Card 4

Front

What are the subdivided kingdoms? (6)

Back

Preview of the front of card 4

Card 5

Front

What is a genus?

Back

Preview of the front of card 5
View more cards

Comments

No comments have yet been made

Similar Biology resources:

See all Biology resources »See all Healthy living resources »