Answer to Question #16957 in Biochemistry for kevin
Which of the following is NOT a characteristic of living things?
A. made of cells
B. completes photosynthesis
C. has a metabolism
There are 6 characteristics of living organisms 1. Highly organized and complicated structure 2. Metabolism 3. Growth ability to maintain fairly stable internal environment (homeostasis) 5. Ability to respond to stimuli 6. Reproduction
So it’s C) completes photosynthesis, because& photosynthesis is not& necessarily a characteristic of living things.