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What does mrs nerg stand for?

M-movement
R-respiration
S-sensitivity
N-nutrition
E-excretion
R-reproduction
G-growth

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How do you identify a living thing?

All living things must past the seven essential life processes

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What are the five kingdoms?

1-Animalia
2-plantae
3-fungi
4-monera
5-Protista

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What is a characteristics and an example for monera?

Example- bacteria
Characteristics-single celled

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What is a characteristics and an example for Protista?

Example-moulds
Characteristics-some cause a disease

5

What is a characteristic and an example for fungi?

Example-mushrooms, yeasts
Characteristic-some are unicellular

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What is a characteristic and an example for plantae?

Example-trees,bushes
Characteristic- green

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What is a characteristic and an example for Animalia?

Example-dogs, cows
Characteristic-voluntary movement

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What are vertebrate?

Animals with backbones

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What are invertebrate?

Animals without backbone

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What are the subgroups for vertebrate

Mammals
Fish
Reptiles
Birds
Amphibians

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What are the subgroups for invertebrate?

Cnidarians
Flatworms
True worms
Molluscs
Echinoderms
Arthropoda

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How to classify an organism using a dichotomous keys?

Dichotomous = cutting in two