Asked in Earth SciencesGenetics
Is a fire a living thing?
September 27, 2012 5:47PM
though it uses oxygen but it does have any cell that is basic unit of life .it does not have genetic material and does not have amino acids & proteins which are imp. for existence of life on Earth.
Asked in Candles
How is a candle like a living thing?
A Candle is not a living thing because it does not have the 7 characteristics of living things which are: movemeny, reproduce, grow, excreate, or exchanging gases. it does have one charteristic of a living thing which is respond. it responds to fire because the fire is something called the stimulus which forces the wax on the candle to melt