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Swedish Scientist who developed binomial nomenclature Carolus Linnaeus
Organisms are classified into how many Kingdoms? six
The genus name in the scientific name is always... capitalized
The species name in the scientific name is always... underlined
Broadest Classification Group? Domain
Most specific classification group? Species
Eukarya, Bacteria, Archaea belong in what group? Domain
Animalia belongs in what group? Kingdom
Chordata belongs in what group? Phylum
Mammal belongs in what group? class
What is used for identifying unknown organisms? Dichotomous Key
What step do you always start with when using a Dichotomous Key? Step One
When using a Dichotomous Key, do you work forward or backward? Backward
What was the Dichotomous Key based on? Taxonomy
How long did the system that classified animals by their movement last? two thousand years
How many species have been given a scientific name? two million
What is the third broadest Classification level? Genus
The word "Dichotomous" is described as having __ outcomes. two
The first person to create a classification system for living organisms was... Aristotle
True or false: Classification is the system for identifying organisms. true

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Taxonomy and Classification Crossword

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The broadest category of life. Domain
The most specific category of life. Species
The kingdom we belong in. Animal
The organisms in this kingdom make their own food. (autotrophs) Plants
The domain containing organisms that DO have a nucleus. Eukarya
The kingdom containing mushrooms. Fungi
The kingdom that includes amoeba and paramecium. Protist
Members of this kingdom belong to the domain "bacteria". Eubacteria
Bacteria are this type of cell. Prokaryotes
This is the category below family. genus
This is the category below kingdom. Phylum
The category below phylum. Class
Genus and species are the two terms in the _______________ name. Scientific
Homo sapien is the scientific name for__________ Humans

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Classification of Organisms Crossword

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all organisms in this domain are unicellular and prokaryotic Archaea
all organisms in this domain are unicellular and prokaryotic; they have a strong exterior cell wall and a cell membrane Bacteria
variety of plants, animals, and other organisms species diversity
two-word naming system developed by Carolus Linnaeus binomial nomenclature
organisms with internal skeletons, include fish, amphibians, reptiles, birds, and mammals chordates
taxonomic category below phylum (animals) or division (plant) class
to group ideas, objects, or information based on similarities classify
broadest categories of organisms; based on cell type domain
all organisms in this domain have eukaryotic cells possessing membrane-bound organelles Eukarya
the fifth-highest taxonomic category, below an order family
a group of similar organisms genus
the fourth-highest taxonomic category, below a class order
the taxonomic category below a class order
smallest, most precise classification category species

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Taxonomy and Classification Word Search

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Heterotroph
Autotroph
Plantae
Fungi
Animalia
Protista
Scientific Name
taxonomy
Classification
Family
linnaeus
species
genus
Order
Class
phylum
kingdom
domain
eukarya
bacteria
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TAXONOMY CROSSWORD

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classification of organisms into an ordered system based on natural relationships TAXONOMY
category ranking below a genus and consisting of related organisms capable of interbreeding. SPECIES
category ranking below a family and above a species and generally consisting of a group of species exhibiting similar characteristics GENUS
a primary division of a kingdom PHYLUM
a group having certain attributes or traits in common CLASS
category of related organisms ranking below an order and above a genus FAMILY
category of organisms ranking above a family and below a class ORDER
any of three primary divisions of organisms, consisting of the eukaryotes, bacteria, and archaea DOMAIN
category of related organisms ranking below an order and above a genus FAMILY
one of the 6 basic groups of taxonomy KINGDOM
comprising all the fungus groups FUNGI
kingdom comprising all plants PLANTAE
the taxonomic kingdom comprising all animals ANIMALIA
kingdom comprising the protists PROTISTA
a large group of bacteria characterized by a rigid cell wall and, in motile types, flagella; the true bacteria EUBACTERIA
considered ancient life forms that evolved separately from bacteria and blue-green algae ARCHAEBACTERIA
an organism capable of synthesizing its own food from inorganic substances AUTOTROPH
an organism requiring organic compounds for its principal source of food HETEROTROPH
a key used to identify a plant or animal in which each stage presents descriptions of two distinguishing characters, with a direction to another stage in the key, until the species is identified DICHOTOMOUS KEY

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Classification of Living Things Crossword

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A group of organisms that are closely related and can mate to produce fertile offspring species
The level of classification that comes after family and that contains genus
in a taxonomic system, one of the three broad groups that all living things fall into; bacteria, archaea, and eukarya. domain
a domain made up of prokaryotes most of which are known to live in extreme environments that are distinguished from other prokaryotes by differences in their genetics and in the makeup of their cell wall. achaea
a kingdom made up of complex, multicellular organisms that are usually green, have cell walls made of cellulose, cannot move around, and use the sun’s energy to make sugar by photosynthesis. plantae
An organism that cannot make its own food and instead obtains its food and energy by taking in organic substances. Heterotrophic
– a kingdom made up of complex, multicellular organisms that lack cell walls, can usually move around, and quickly respond to their environment. animalia
a kingdom made up pf nongreen, eukaryotic organisms that have no means of movement, reproduce by using spores, and get food by breaking down substances in their surroundings and absorbing the nutrients. fungi
a domain made up of prokaryotes that usually have a cell wall and that usually reproduce by cell division. bacteria
-in a modern taxonomic system, a domain made up of all eukaryotes; this domain aligns with the traditional kingdoms Protista, Fungi, Plantae, and Animalia Eukarya
Organisms that make their own food. Autotrophic
a kingdom of mostly one-celled eukaryotic organisms that are different from plants, animals, archaea, bacteria, and fungi. Protista
the most general of the seven levels of classification of organisms. kingdom

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6th grade science- lesson 1 - Kingdoms Crossword

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Classification system useful for storing and finding information about living thi Linnaean system
the arrangement of things in groups of similar items Classification
The name of the kingdom that is made up of animals Animalia
the name of the kingdom that is made up of plants plantae
The name of the kingdom of plant-like organisms that do not make their own food but take the nutrients that they need from the environment fungi
The kingdom of classification in which members often have traits of both plants and animals Protista
the kingdom that includes bacteria monera
A structure or feature of an organism that helps it meet a particular need in its natural habitat adaptation
A large group specifically having simple cells, rigid walls, and very often a flagella for movement eubacteria
microorganisms that are similar to bacteria in size and simplicity of structure but radically different in molecular organization archaebacteria
First part of an organisms scientific name; Group of organisms that share major characteristics and are therefore closely related genus
The second part of an organism's scientific name that identifies one specific organism in the genus species
A guide used to identify an organism based on its characteristics dichotomous key
Cells that contain membrane bound organelles and chromosomes inside the DNA of the nucleus. Includes animals, plants, fungi, protists and types of bacteria eukaryote
a microscopic single-celled organism that does not have a distinct nucleus with a membrane or organelles. Prokaryotes include the bacteria prokaryote

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Kassidy Science- Animal Kingdom Crossword

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The arrangement of things in groups of similar items. Classification
A classification system useful for storing and finding information about living things. Linnaean System
The name of the Kingdom that is made up of animals. Animalia
The name of the kingdom that is made up of plants. Plantae
The name of the kingdom of plant-like organisms that do not make their own food but take the nutrients that they need from the environment. Fungi
The kingdom of Classification in which members often have traits of both plants and animals. Protista
The kingdom that includes bacteria. Monera
A structure or feature of an organism that helps it meet a particular need in its natural habitat. Adaptation
A large group specifically having simple cells with rigid walls and very often a flagella for movement Eubacteria
Microorganisms that are similar to bacteria in size and simple structure but different in molecular organization. Archaebacteria
The first part of an organisms scientific name; a group of organisms that share major characteristics and are therefore closely related. Genus
The second part of an organisms scientific name that identifies one specific organism in the genus. Species
A guide used to identify an organism based on its characteristics. Dichotomous Key
Cells that contain membrane bound organelle and have chromosomes in DNA inside the nucleus. This group includes all living organisms(animals, plants, fungi, and protists) other than all types of bacteria. Eukaryote
A microscopic single-celled organism that does not have a distinct nucleus iwith a membrane or specialized organelles. This group consists of all bacteria. Prokaryote

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Taxonomy Word Search

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Homo Sapiens
Homo
Hominidea
Mammalia
Primate
Vertabrate
Chordata
Animalia
Eukaria
Reproduction
Development
Cells
Homologous Structure
DNA
Organism
Species
Genus
Family
Order
Class
Phylum
Kingdom
Domain
Binomial Nomenclature
Taxon
Taxa
Taxononmy
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Classification Crossword

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The arrangment of things in groups of similar items classification
A classification system useful for storing and finding information about living things linnaean system
The name of the kingdom that is made up of animals animalia
The name of the kingdom that is made up of plants plantae
The name of the kingdom of plant-like organisms that do not make their own food but take the nutrients that they need from the environment. fungi
The kingdom of Classification in which members often have traits of both plants and animals. protista
The kingdom that includes bacteria. monera
A structure or feature of an organism that helps it meet a particular need in its natural habitat adaptation
a large group specifically having simple cells with rigid walls and very often a flagella for movement eubacteria
microorganisms that are similar to bacteria in size and simple structure but different in molecular organization. archaebacteria
The first part of an organisms scientific name; a group of organisms that share major characteristics and are therefore closely related. genus
The second part of an organisms scientific name that identifies one specific organism in the genus species
A guide used to identify an organism based on its characteristics dichotomous key
cells that contain membrane bound organelle and have chromosomes in DNA inside the nucleus. This group includes all living organisms(animals, plants, fungi, and protists) other than all types of bacteria. eukaryote
a microscopic single-celled organism that does not have a distinct nucleus iwith a membrane or specialized organelles. This group consists of all bacteria. prokaryote

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Know after his ennoblement as carl von linné,was a Swedish botanist, physician,and zoologist, who formalised the modern system of naming organisms. Carolus Linnaeus
A discreet region of magnetic in ferromagnetic material. Domain
A taxonomic category of the highest rank, grouping together all forms of life having certain fundamental characteristics in common.  kingdom
Is the science of defining groups of biological organisms on the basis of shared characteristics and giving names to those groups. Taxonomy
Is a toll that allows the user to determine the identity of items in the natural world. Dichotomous key
A principal taxonomic category that ranks above species and below family and is denoted by a capitalized Latin name. Genus
A group of living organisms consisting of similar individuals capable of exchanging genes or interbreeding. Species
A system of nomenclature in which two terms are used to denote a species of a living organism. Binomial nomenclature
Is a type of reproduction by which offspring arise from a single organism. Asexual reproduction
The production of new living organisms by combining genetic information from two individuals of different types (sexes) Sexual Reproduction
The action or process of classifying something according to shared qualities or characteristics.  Classification
Something that makes its own food. Autotroph
The tendency toward a relitivly stable equilibrium between interdependent elements. Homeostasis
An organism that does not make its own food it relies on other organisms for food. heterotroph
The smallest and functional unit of an organism. Cell

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