Levels of Organization for Life

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Levels of Organization for Life by Mind Map: Levels of Organization for Life

1. 9. Organism

1.1. Unicellular, multicellular, microorganisms.

1.2. Ex. humans

1.3. A living thing.

2. 2. Molecules

2.1. Combine together to form macromolecules

2.2. When more than one element forms together.

2.3. Water is a molecule

3. 1. Atoms

3.1. They form together to make molecules

3.2. Make up everything in the universe

3.3. Smallest unit of matter

4. 3. Macro molecule

4.1. Come together to form organelles

4.2. Ex. lipids

4.3. Usually made of 1000 atoms or more

5. 4. Organelles

5.1. Tiny organ like structures inside of a cell.

5.2. Can not live outside of cells

5.3. Ex. vacuoles, Ribosomes, and mitochondria.

6. 5. Cells

6.1. Smallest units that have characteristics of life

6.2. The human body has about 100 trillion cells

6.3. They are the basic units of structure of all living things

7. 6. tissues

7.1. Similar cells that have the same job

7.2. Four major types of tissue in the body: Muscle, epithelial, Nervous, and connective tissue.

7.3. Bone tissue, lung tissue, stomach tissue.

8. 7. organs

8.1. Made up of different kinds of tissues

8.2. Organs are made up of tissue

8.3. Ex. heart

9. 8. Organ system

9.1. Ex: respiratory and cardiovascular

9.2. 11 major systems in the body

9.3. Two or more organs must come together to make organ system