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What is the definition of classification
the arrangement of animals and plants in taxonomic groups according to their observed similarities
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What adaptions does the Pompeii worm have
Thick layer of Bacteria protecting it from heat and it hides inside a papery tube for protection
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What is discontinuous variation and what is continuous
Human blood groups are discontinuous variation and Human height is continuous
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What kingdom has cell walls and chlorophyll
Plantae
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How would organisms in the kingdom protoctista be described?
Usually unicellular with a nucleus
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Which class would an organism belong to if it has lungs, uses internal fertilisation and gives birth to live young?
Mammal
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How many "kingdoms" are there?
Five
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What does oviparous mean?
Lays eggs
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What is the correct order for classification?
Kingdom, phylum, class, order, family, genus, species
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What is the correct name for modern man?
Homo sapien
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What is the feature of a poikilotherm?
Temperature varies with surroundings
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