Unit 1 Cells and Systems

Chapter 1 The cell is the basic unit of life.

1.1 Observing Living Things


1.1 Introduction page 8

Questions
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What are the five characteristics that living things demonstrate to show they are alive?
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Give an example of each of the 5 characteristics that you mentioned in the above question.



What does one use to observe very small organisms?



Explain what a wet mount slide is used for?



What are some different types of environment that livings things can survive in?



What is the difference between a multicellular and unicellular organism?