Life Science W1
Introduction to Life Sciences – Week 1 Assignment
Properties of Life
Chapter 1 of the textbook highlights three main characteristics of living organisms. From the list below, select TWO items that you consider to be alive, and two others that you do not consider to be alive. Apply the properties of living organisms from the textbook to justify your classification for each of the items you selected.
· Copy machine
· Polar bear
Your assignment should be 500 words in length.