Category Archives: Diversity in living organisms

Diversity in living organism

Question 1 What is classification? Question 2 Define the term taxonomy? Question 3 What is the importance of classification? Question 4 Define the term genus? Question 5 Define the term species? Question 6 Enlist kingdoms of hierarchy of classification? Diversity in living organism The method of arranging organism into groups or sets on the basis of similarities and… Read More »

Mammalian

Question 1 Write the characteristics of kingdom Mammalian? Question 2 Give few examples of kingdom Mammalian? Mammalian 1)They are warm blooded with 4 chambered heart. 2)They are mammary glands for the production of milk to nourish their young ones. 3)Their skin have hairs,sweat and oil glands. 4)Teeth are embedded in socket in the jaws and differentiated into incisors,canines,premolar,molar.… Read More »

Aves

Question 1 Write the characteristics of kingdom Aves? Question 2 Give few examples of kingdom Aves? Aves 1)They are warm blooded and have four chambered heart. 2)They lay eggs. 3)There is an outside covering of feathers and 2 forelimbs are modified for flight. 4)They breathe through lungs. 5)Smallest bird is humming bird and largest is Ostrich. 6)Boat shaped body… Read More »

Reptila

Question 1 Write the characteristics of kingdom Reptila? Question 2 Give few examples of kingdom Reptila? Reptila 1)They are cold blooded terrestrial or aquatic vertebrates. 2)Body is covered with dry water proof skin. 3)Body is divided into head,tail,neck 4)Respiration is by lungs only. 5)Heart is three chambered whereas crocodile have four chambered heart. 6)Most reptiles lay eggs with… Read More »

Amphibia

Question 1 Write the characteristics of kingdom amphibia? Question 2 Give few examples of kingdom amphibia? Amphibia 1)These animals are found both in water and land. 2)Respiration is through gills or lungs. 3)They are 4 legged vertebrates. 4)They lay eggs. 5)Skin is smooth or rough,moist,slimy,has mucus gland,without scales. 6)Three chambered heart. For Ex:Frogs,toads,Salamander,hyla