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It usually depends on the organism: some by adding more cells, some because the pituitary gland releases growth hormone.

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How do living organisms grow?

Living Organisms grow from cell division and growth hormones

Why do rocks not grow?

Because they are not living organisms.

Why and how do all living organisms grow to the sizes they do?

Growth is one of the defining characters of life.All living organisms grow from the addition of living materialsgrow from the body or wihin the body.

All living organisms use energy. They also grow and reproduce. What is another characteristic of all living organisms?

respiremove or locomote

Why growth is only a characteristic of living organisms?

That is a false statement! Clouds can grow, raindrops can grow, crystals can grow.

What must all living organisms do to be classified as living?

the ability to nourish itself grow and reproduce

Why is photosynthesis importantfor all living organisms?

it is important for all living organisms because plants rely on photosynthesis to survive and grow. If all plants die out, all other living organisms will have disastrous affects.

Are mushrooms produced by fungi?

no because fungi are smaller and are organisms that grow on living and non living things

What is the characteristics of an organism?

The characteristics of living organisms are all organisms are made up of cells and they grow. Living organisms reproduce and also consume energy. They also respond and adapt to their environment.

What are the main features of living organisms?

They grow, they maintain their five senses, and they reproduce.

What helps the growth of living organisms?

Most need food and water to grow.

What are five traits organisms have?

All living organisms: Grow, Reproduce, Respond to their environments, Use Energy, Have Life Spans

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