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Animals are multicellular, heterotrophs who reproduce by sexual reproduction.

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    Animal Characteristics

    Animal Characteristics

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    Overview of animals.
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    Animals - Advanced

    Animals - Advanced

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    Describes the general characteristics of animals.
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    Animal Characteristics Quiz

    Animal Characteristics Quiz

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    Distinguishing traits of animals
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    Animal Characteristics Practice
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    Animal Characteristics Practice

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    Animal Characteristics Discussion Questions

    Animal Characteristics Discussion Questions

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    A list of student-submitted discussion questions for Animal Characteristics.
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  • Real World Application
    Location, Location, Location

    Location, Location, Location

    by CK-12 //at grade
    Uses the symbiotic relationship between a fish and a sea cucumber to address life history, ecology and evolution of these organisms.
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    A Dome With A View

    A Dome With A View

    by CK-12 //at grade
    Uses unique deep-sea fish species to address fish biology, evolution, and ecology.
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    This Is War!

    This Is War!

    by CK-12 //at grade
    Covers violent behavior in primates and how this relates evolutionarily to humans. Looks at the scientific method and assumptions and prejudices people have brought to research.
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    Burgess Shale

    Burgess Shale

    by CK-12 //at grade
    Covers the importance of soft-bodied fossils and what scientists learn from them, also looks at the fossil record, fossilization and adaptive radiations.
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    Life In The Slow Lane

    Life In The Slow Lane

    by CK-12 //at grade
    Covers invertebrates and how they act on a slower time scale than other animals. Seeks to get students to consider how other animals perceive the world and how this can inform studies of all animals.
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    Velvet and Slime

    Velvet and Slime

    by CK-12 //at grade
    Looks at velvet worms as an example of an old body form that still persists in some ecosystems. Seeks to get students to consider the basis of science and question their existing perceptions on the organization of life.
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    The Big, The Deep, and the Creepy

    The Big, The Deep, and the Creepy

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    Looks at giant isopods as a vehicle to investigate conditions in the deep-sea, how these animals adapt to these conditions, and how these adaptation are similar to adaptations seen on islands.
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  • Study Guide
    Animals: Overview Study Guide

    Animals: Overview Study Guide

    by CK-12 //at grade
    This study guides look at animals and their characteristics, animal cells, nine major phyla of animals, invertebrates versus vertebrates, and major points of animal evolution.
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    Animal Characteristics Flashcards

    Animal Characteristics Flashcards

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    These flashcards help you study important terms and vocabulary from Animal Characteristics.
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