Ways to max your memory
For example, if you have to remember the classification system, Kingdom, Phylum, Class, Order, Family, Genus and Species in biology you can memorize the sentence "Kings Play Chess On Fine Gold Sets " to make it easier. This sentence gives not only cues ...
In a class by themselves
Living things are classified by kingdom first — plant or animal — and further by phylum, class, order, family on down to genus and species. The North American porcupine (Erethizon ... the tree — chew all the way around it — to get at the inner ...
Opinion: You'll never need to ask, 'What's your name again?'
Just remember ... it translates to Kingdom, Phylum, Class, Order, Family, Genus and Species -- the hierarchical classification of animals. I am not a biologist, nor have I been on "Jeopardy," so my need for this information isn't great, but this mnemonic ...
Twice fried, doubly good
Who doesn't love a good banana? That bright yellow ... Let's look at the tree of life. You know: kingdom, phylum, class, order, family, genus, species. Bananas and plantains both belong to the genus musa, which has about 50 wild species.
A very good book about a world of birds
I can't think of a better way to become acquainted with birds in general than Unwin's book. Forms of life are divided into this descending list: domain, kingdom, phylum, class, order, family, genus, and species. Aves is the scientific name for the class in ...