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Classification of Living Things

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Classification of Living Things

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  • Scientists classify living things based on shared traits.
  • Classification helps us understand how living things are related.
  • There are 8 levels of organization that scientists use to sort all living things.

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Level 1

What common characteristics do all mammals have?

Level 2

How many levels (categories) do scientists use to classify ALL living things? Does it get more or less specific in the lowest level?

Level 3

What new information might cause an organism to be reclassified?