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Welcome to the marvelous, magnificent, amazing, and spectacular world of ZOOLOGY!!
What is ZOOLOGY? Zo animalOlogy=study of ZOOLOGY =
What is a man without the beasts? If all the beasts were gone, men would die from great loneliness of spirit, for whatever happens to the beasts also happens to man.—Chief Seattle What are animals? Why Study Zoology?
Look at the following pictures / watch the videos. Each organism is identified as either animal or non-animal. List the criteria you think was used to identify it.
What criteria did you use? There are five characteristics that are common to all animals – all animals have them. 1. Multicellular 2. Consume Food 3. Protect themselves 4. Eukaryotic Cells 5. Reproduce Any organism that has all 5 is an animal!