(i) They both can stay for months
(ii) They do not show any growth and some other characteristics of life.
(i) Whole moong daal(seed)respire but broken moong daal does not respire.
(ii) On providing suitable conditions whole moong daal turns into a new plant but broken moong daal cannot.
Therefore we can say whole moong dal is living while broken moong dal is non-living.