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  1. The change in the inherited characteristics of an organism over generations; sometimes quick, sometimes slow...depends on environment.
  2. The sum of all chemical reactions in an organism. Consists of anabolism (builds things and consumes energy) and catabolism (breaks things down and releases energy).
  3. The transmission of traits (via genes) from one generation to the next.
  4. These are the results of an experiment; what you are measuring. The data for the experimental group and control group is usually expected to be different.
  5. A change in the DNA sequence of a gene. This can lead to genetic diversity.
  6. The maintenance of stable internal conditions in an organism.

6 True/False Questions

  1. ReproductionProcess by which organisms make more of their own kind. Can be sexual or asexual.

          

  2. Scientific TheoryNOT a guess!!! Theories attempt to EXPLAIN observations and experimental results. This leads to more questions that create more hypothesis that can support or reject the theory. Ex: There is no theory of gravity because scientists don't know enough about it to explain it well enough to agree on a theory.

          

  3. Control GroupThe group in an experiment that is lacking (as best as possible) the effects of the IV.

          

  4. GenomeA sequence of DNA that codes for a specific trait. Sometimes 1 gene = 1 trait; also many genes can = 1 trait

          

  5. Independent VariableThese are the results of an experiment; what you are measuring. The data for the experimental group and control group is usually expected to be different.

          

  6. HypothesisAn educated answer to a question based on past experiences and current understandings.

          

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