What Makes A Living Thing?

About organic compounds & characteristics of living things

The Characteristics of Living Things

Organic Compounds

How They Work Together

kids learn biology and cool science facts in this animated cartoon science lesson about dna

The Video Above....

The video above shows how cells, heredity, and nucleic acids work together.

What Do The 3 Pictures Above Have In Common?

The first shows carbohydrates, the second shows lipids, and the third shows proteins These three organic compounds are all types of food, which is energy. Needing nergy was one of the characteristics of a living thing.

How Do Homeostasis, Energy, and Interdependence Relate?

Well, we depend on plants and animals for energy. Also, when we are hungry and consume energy, we are maintaining an constant internal balance, or homeostasis.

This article was created by Lacey Hawthorne