- Words: 4492
- Length: 12 Pages
- Topic: Genetics
- Paper #: 61564004
living things are characterized by the following seven characteristics namely mobility, respiration, excretion, sensitivity or response to external stimulus, growth, feeding, and reproduction. Though there may be variations between animal and plant kingdom (ex, plants take in carbon dioxide and prepare their own food), these characteristics are commonly observed among all living things.
Biology is a very broad field that encompasses the study of characteristics of living things. It includes