7 Written questions
6 Multiple choice questions
- Things that must remain the same between the experimental group AND the control group.
- An educated answer to a question based on past experiences and current understandings.
- The change in the inherited characteristics of an organism over generations; sometimes quick, sometimes slow...depends on environment.
- All of the genes in an organism, including mitochondrial DNA.
- The maintenance of stable internal conditions in an organism.
- 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.
6 True/False questions
Control Group → The group in an experiment that is lacking (as best as possible) the effects of the IV.
Experiment → All of the genes in an organism, including mitochondrial DNA.
Mutation → A change in the DNA sequence of a gene. This can lead to genetic diversity.
Metabolism → 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).
Scientific Theory → Laws allow scientiest to make predictions. Usually associated with a formula. Ex: Law of gravity allows us to make predictions about the force of gravity.
Biology → The study of how organisms interact with their environment.