Why do we classify organism


Asked by Sagarmilan144 | 3rd Aug, 2019, 11:20: PM

Expert Answer:

It is necessary to classify organisms because:

  • Classification allows us to understand diversity better.
  • It helps in the identification of living organisms as well as in understanding the diversity of living organisms.
  • Classification helps us to learn about different kinds of plants and animals, their features, similarities and differences.
  • It enables us to understand how complex organisms evolve from simpler organisms.
  • To understand and study the features, similarities and differences between different living organisms, they are grouped under different categories.
  • Classification is a tool which helps us to deal with a great diversity of living forms.
  • It is essential to understand the inter-relationships among the different groups of organisms.
  • Classification forms a base for the development of other biological sciences. 

Answered by Sivanand Patnaik | 4th Aug, 2019, 07:30: PM