There are three major types of computer classifications: size, functionality and data handling. Classification of computers in relation to size divides computers into four main categories: mainframe computers, minicomputers, micro-computers and supercomputers. Different...
Bacteria occupy their own domain of life. The domain Eubacteria is tremendously diverse and embraces no fewer than 30 distinct phyla, according to the LSPN classification schema. Because of the eagerness with which bacteria exchange genes across species barriers via lat...
Classification, or taxonomy, is the process of identifying, naming and categorizing living things based on their physical and biological characteristics. According to the Natural History Museum, scientists believe there are more than 31 million species of micro-organism...
Fine arts, visual arts, plastic arts, performance arts, applied arts and decorative arts are the major classifications of the arts. Several of these classifications have sub-classifications associated with them.
Enzymes are classified into six types: oxidoreductases, transferases, hydrolases, lyases, isomerases and ligases. Enzyme classification is based upon the chemical reaction that the enzyme catalyzes.
The current International Statistical Classification for Diseases and Related Health Problems is ICD-10, which contains 22 classifications that break down into hierarchies containing 14,400 diagnoses. These diagnoses are assigned codes that can be expanded to over 16,00...
Linnean classification is the traditional classification system of all living things. This system classifies plants and animals by body structure and a descending order of categories. These categories are kingdom, phylum, class, order, family, genus and species.