similarity inferred from molecular structure (DNA) closely matching classification based on anatomical similarities
Content of Science
Understand the properties, structures, and processes of living things and the interdependence of living things and their environments.
Understand how the survival of species depends on biodiversity and on complex interactions, including the cycling of matter and the flow of energy.
Understand and explain the hierarchical classification scheme (i.e., domain, kingdom, phylum, class, order, family, genus, species), including: