Kingdoms of Life Flashcards 1. List the 8 characteristics all living organisms have in common. 2. Organism 3. Cell 4. What is the green chemical in plant cells that allows plants to use the Sun’s energy for making food? 5. What are the jobs of each of the major plant and animal cell parts named on p. A6-7? 6. Which structures do plant cells have but animal cells do not? Which one does some animal cells have that plant cells do not? 7. What is the difference between nonliving and dead? 8. Order the levels of organization in multicellular organisms from simplest to most complex. 9. Classification 10. What is the difference between eukaryotes and prokaryotes? 11. What is binomial nomenclature? 12. What is the difference between vascular and nonvascular plants? Give an example of each. 13. What are the two major divisions of the plant kingdom? 14. What are the two major divisions of the animal kingdom? 15. What is the main difference between an invertebrate and a vertebrate? Give an example of each. 16. Fungus 17. How are members of the fungus kingdom different from plants? 18. Protist 19. Bacteria 20. Reread p. A10 and the classification article found on the SOS5 Wiki. Write a paragraph (5-7 sentences) about how the classification of living things has changed with the advances of technology. Be sure to include information from both sources in your essay.