Organic Compounds

and Characteristics of Life


The four organic compounds are carbohydrates,lipids,proteins,and nucleic acids.Carbohydrates let you store energy.Lipids are fats and oils.Proteins makes you strong.Nucleic acids are DNA/RNA.


The characteristic's of life are cells,homeostasis,heredity,evolution,interdependence,and energy.All living things are made of cells.Homeostasis is the internal reaction inside the body.Heredity is how the person are alike or different,it can be Asexual or Sexual.Evolution is change over time.Interdependence is depending on others for survival.Energy makes us able to survive.