• Biology

    MOVEMENT

    Movement is an important feature of a living organism. Both the microbes and microbes show a wide range of movements. The movements result in a change in location is called locomotion. At a cellular level, cytoplasm exhibits streaming movements. Movements of cilia, flagella etc bring locomotion. Locomotion is a very important feature of animals. It helps them to go in search of food, shelter, mate etc. Types of movements: Human body exhibit three types of movements: Amoeboid movement: This movement is brought by pseudopodia, eg: macrophage and leucocytes move with the help of pseudopodia and engulf pathogens. Ciliary movement: Most of our internal tubular organs are lined by ciliated epithelium.…

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