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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 plantlike 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 Pratista
the kingdom that includes bacteria Monera
a structure of 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 Anchaebacteria
the first part of an organism scientific name; a group of organisms that share major characteristics of every organism 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 in the genus Dichotomuous
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 consists of bacteria Prokayote

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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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Review - Living Things & Classification Crossword

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Another name for anything that is living organism
Basic unit of all living things cell
Single-celled organism Unicellular
Composed of many cells Multicellular
Used by cells to do their work energy
React to stimuli, or _________ respond
Become a more complex organism develop
Produce offspring similar to parents reproduction
Performed an experiment with bacteria and broth to disprove spontaneous generation Pasteur
Stable internal conditions homeostasis
tudy of classification of living things taxonomy
study of classification of living things taxonomy
System of naming living things was designed by ___________ Linnaeus
Two part naming system of all living things Binomialnomenclature
First word in an organism's scientific name genus
Second word in a scientific name species
Study of how living things are classified taxonomy
Science of grouping things based on similarities Classification
Highest level of classification Domain
No nucleus Prokaryotes
"Ancient" bacteria Archaea
Eukaryotes Cells contain a nucleus
Seaweed is in this kingdom Protists
Most feed on dead or decaying organisms Fungi
Kingdom that provides food for most heterotrophs on land Plants
All are multicellular eukaryotes Animals

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Cell organelles and functions Crossword

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Basic unit of a chemical element Atom
A group of atoms bonded together Molecule
the smallest structural and functional unit of an organism, Cell
an organelle found in large numbers in most cells Mitochondria
the material or protoplasm within a living cell Cytoplasm
study of cell structure and function Cell biology
the semipermeable membrane surrounding the cytoplasm of a cell. Cell membrane
(in green plant cells) a plastid that contains chlorophyll and in which photosynthesis takes place. Chloroplast
a dense organelle present in most eukaryotic cells Nucleus
any of a number of organized or specialized structures within a living cell. Organelles
single-celled organism which has neither a distinct nucleus with a membrane nor other specialized organelles Prokaryote
organism whose cells contain a nucleus surrounded by a membrane Eukaryote
a rigid layer of polysaccharides lying outside the plasma membrane of the cells of plants, fungi, and bacteria Cell wall
A sphere-shaped structure within the cytoplasm of a cell that is composed of RNA and protein and is the site of protein synthesis Ribosomes
a network of membranous tubules within the cytoplasm of a eukaryotic cell Endoplasmic Reticulum
It is another packaging organelle like the endoplasmic reticulum Golgi Complex
transport of materials within the cytoplasm. Vesicles
an organelle in the cytoplasm of eukaryotic cells containing degradative enzymes enclosed in a membrane. Lysosomes
Theory that states that cells are the basic units of structure and function in living organisms. Cell theory

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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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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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Classification and Dichotomous Keys Crossword

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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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Microorganism crossword puzzle

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An organism too small to see with the human eye Microorganism
Favorable or advantageous; resulting in good. Beneficial
Causing or likely to cause harm. Harmful
Single-celled organisms without an organized nucleus Bacteria
A sub-microscopic infectious agent that is able to grow or reproduce only within a host cell Virus
A single-celled or multi-celled organism with a simple biological structure Protist
an organism made of many cells that cannot make its own food and cannot move; a member of the kingdom Fungi: Many fungi, like mushrooms, live on dead plant or animal material. Fungus
A microscopic fungus consisting of single oval cells that reproduce by budding, and are capable of converting sugar into alcohol and carbon dioxide Yeast
To break down into nutrients. decompose
A fungus that grows in the form of multicellular filaments called hyphae. In contrast, fungi that can adopt a single-celled growth habit are called yeasts. ... The network of these tubular branching hyphae, called a mycelium, is considered a single organism. mold
A kind of single-celled organism in kingdom Protista able to move by itself AMOEBA
Individual microscopic organism with no nucleus prokaryotic
Having complex cells in which the genetic material is contained inside a nucleus eukaryotic

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Cell Organelles Crossword

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A membrane bound structure that is the basic unit of life cell
The lipid bilayr that forms the outer boundary of the cell Cell Membrane
A rigid structure that surrounds the cells of plants and most bacteria Cell wall
A jelly-like substance that hold the cell organelles together Cytoplasm
Known as the "skeleton" of the cell; network of long protein strands in the cytosol that helps support the cell Cytoskeleton
A system of membranes that modifies and packages proteins for export by the cell Golgi apparatus
Powerhouse of the cell; produces energy (ATP) from oxygen and sugar (cellular respiration) Mitochondria
An organelle containing digestive enzymes Lysosomes
The organelle where ribosomes are made, synthesized and partially assembled, located in the nucleus Nucleolus
The organelle that contains the DNA and controls the processes of the cell Nucleus
An organelle that functions in the synthesis of proteins Ribosome
Stores water and nutrients for the cell; very large in plant cells Vacuole
A membrane bound sac that contains materials involved in transport of the cell Vesicle
An internal membrane system in which components of cell membrane and some proteins are constructed Endoplasmic Reticulum
whip-like tails found in one-celled organisms to aid movement Flagella
One of several bodies with a specialized function that is suspended in the cytosol of the cell; small organs Organelle
A double membrane that surrounds the nucleus in the cell Nuclear envelope

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Kingdoms Crossword

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What is the science of classification? taxonomy
The domain that includes only unicellular organisms that live in extreame conditions. archaea
The domain that includes normal bacteria. bacteria
The domain that includes plants, animals, protist, and fungi. Eukarya
Memebers of this kingdom are always heterotrophs and multicellular. Animal
Members of this kingdom are unicellular, lack a nucleus and live in harsh environments. archaea
This kingdoms members can be multicellular or unicellular. They can be producers or consumers. protista
Members of this kingdom can be unicellular or multicellular and are always consumers. fungi
Members of this kingdom are always multicellular consumers. animalia
Organisms that can producer their own energy. autotrophs
Organisms that must consumer other organism. heterotrophs
Highest level of organization. domain
Smallest level of organization. species
Included in an organisms scientific name. genusspecies

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Prokaryotes vs Eukaryotes & Plant vs Animal Cells Crossword

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no nucleus prokaryote
nucleus eukaryote
long, hairlike structures flagella
short, hairlike structure cilia
basic unit of organism cell
organs working together organsystem
group of cells functioning together tissue
types of tissue working together organ
found in plants for structure cellwall
large organelle in most plant cells vacuole
organelles used in photosynthesis chloroplasts
rarely found in plants lysosomes
found in animal cells for cell division centrioles
process used by plants to make energy photosynthesis
process used by animals to produce energy cellrespiration
only example of a prokaryote bacteria
group of eukaryotes/members of the junk pile kingdom protists
named for one celled organisms unicellular
name for many celled organisms multicellular
organelle found in both prokaryotes and eukaryotes ribosome

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