Whiskey Test 3
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During the Grant administration, a group of officials were importing whiskey and using their offices to avoid paying the taxes on it, cheating the treasury out of millions of dollars.
He was to be the iron fist. His job was to collect the taxes off of the whiskey and create revenue
US declares independence
elected in 1869 after running a campaign promoting peace
A German Immigrant who worked with the Republicans to promote Lincoln's campaign by attracting German immigrant vote.
Grant's third treasury secretary who discovered that some of Grant's officials and a group of distillers operating as a "whiskey ring" wer echeating the government out of taxes by filing false reports. Grant's private secretary, Orville E. Babcock was one of those involved.
size of glucose
size of a protein
size of a virus
size of a bacterium
between 400 and 700 nanometers
human cell and yeast
Flavoring that comes from wood
A molecule that carries electrons from glucose and other fuel molecules and deposits them at the top of an electron transport chain.
Abbreviation adenosine triphosphate, which is the energy of the cell.
any of a class of nitrogenous organic compounds that consist of large molecules composed of one or more long chains of amino acids and are an essential part of all living organisms, especially as structural components of body tissues such as muscle, hair, collagen, etc., and as enzymes and antibodies.
Catalysts for chemical reactions in living things
is a water-impervious protective layer covering the epidermal cells of leaves and other parts and limiting water loss
A microscopic pore surrounded by guard cells in the epidermis of leaves and stems that allows gas exchange between the environment and the interior of the plant.
cells that control the opening and closing of stomata
The ground tissue of a leaf, sandwiched between the upper and lower epidermis and specialized for photosynthesis.
a unit strand of the vascular system in stems and leaves of higher plants consisting essentially of xylem and phloem
bundle sheath cell
A type of photosynthetic cell arranged into tightly packed sheaths around the veins of a leaf
CO2 fixation, 3C sugar. Do best in moist environments, if the environment is dry the plant closes stomata to retain H2O. CO2 concentration will drop as a result. Rubisco has a duel affinity for CO2 and O2. If O2 is put into the Calvin cycle the product produces no ATP in cellular respiration. (Barley)
A plant that changes Co2 into a four carbon compound before entering the Calvin cycle for photosynthesis