He peka matua tēnei o te mātauranga pūtaiao e aro ana ki ngā mea ora i roto anō i ō rātou pūnaha hauropi. He maha anō ngā peka pūtaiao ka taka ki raro i te koiora, pērā i te mātai tinana, te mātai tipu me te mātai hauropi.
A branch of science which looks at living things and their ecosystems. There are many sub-branches of science that come under biology, such as anatomy, botany and ecology.
mātai - inspect, examine
koiora - life
He aha i pai ai ki a koe te mātai koiora?
Rangahautia ngā peka mātauranga ka taka ki raro i te mātai koiora.
He kaimātai koiora a Hine.