What are living organisms?

Living Organism

An organism is an individual entity that exhibits the properties of life. 

Living Organisms are classified into specified groups such as multicellular animals, plants, and fungi, or unicellular microorganisms such as bacteria, viruses, protists, and archaea.

There are Five important characteristics that are used to define life, and all living things share these characteristics.

1. Living things have a cellular structure.

2. Living things adapt to the surroundings and respond to stimuli.

3. Living things can reproduce.

4. Living things require energy to stay alive.

5. Living things respire.


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Updated on: 29-Mar-2023


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