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Biology: life study of What is Life? Cellular Structure: the unit of life, one or many Growth: cell enlargement, cell number Evolution: long term adaptation Behavior: short term response to stimuli Reproduction: avoid extinction at death Metabolism: photosynthesis, respiration, fermentation, digestion, gas exchange, secretion, excretion, circulation--processing materials and energy Movement: intracellular, movement, locomotion Properties of Life
http://www.anselm.edu/homepage/jpitocch/genbios/33-33-InsectAnatomy-L.gif Insects have a ventral nerve cord is a double item with ganglia along its length. A large ganglion in the head segments serves as the brain.