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When some object is considered as living thing?

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posted Feb 15, 2018 by Aravind Lamani

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Following are the six rules used by scientists to decide if an object is a living thing...

Living things are made of cells.
Living things obtain and use energy.
Living things grow and develop.
Living things reproduce.
Living things respond to their environment.
Living things adapt to their environment.

If something follows one or just a few of the rules listed above, it does not necessarily mean that it is living. To be considered alive, an object must exhibit all of the characteristics of living things. Sugar crystals growing on the bottom of a syrup container is a good example of a nonliving object that displays at least one criteria for living organisms.

answer Feb 15, 2018 by Salil Agrawal
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