Edexcel AS Level Biology

Edexcel AS Level Biology

Characteristics of Living Things ClickBiology You will need to be able to: List and define the characteristics of living organisms.

ClickBiology There are 7 characteristics: Movement Respiration Sensitivity Growth Reproduction Excretion

Nutrition ClickBiology Movement An action by an organism or part of an organism causing a change of position or place. ClickBiology

Respiration The chemical reactions that break down nutrient molecules in living cells to release energy. ClickBiology Sensitivity

The ability to detect or sense changes in the environment (stimuli) and to make responses. ClickBiology Growth A permanent increase in size and dry mass by an increase in cell number

or cell size or both. ClickBiology Reproduction The processes that make more of the same kind of organism. ClickBiology

Excretion The removal of toxic materials; the waste products of metabolism and substances in excess of bodily

requirements. ClickBiology Nutrition The taking in of nutrients and minerals, containing raw materials or energy for growth and tissue repair.

ClickBiology Summary Movement Respiration Sensitivity Growth Reproduction Excretion

Nutrition ClickBiology Movemen Sensitivit t y Respiratio n

Growth Excretion Reproductio n Nutrition

ClickBiology

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