Create an account
The process by which cells capture energy in sunlight and use it to make food.
Define the terms autotroph and neterotroph
hetrotroph-cannot make their own food
autotroph-can make its own food
List three reasons why the cell cycle is important for your body
Examples: let's you grow, keeps your cells from dying, repairs cuts and other wounds
State three events that occur during the first stage of the cell cycle
Growth, DNA Replication, Preparation for Division
Describe the structure of DNA
The sructure of DNA is much like a ladder that is twisted with matching chemicals
Name the four phases of the second stage of the cell cycle, which is called Mitosis
Prophase, Metaphse, Anaphase, Teophase
Explain what happens during the thrid stage of the cell cycle, called Cytokinesis
During Cytokinesis, the cytoplasm divides, distributing the organelles into each of the two ne cells
is a disease in which cells grow uncontrollably, damaging cells and the rest of the body.
Describe how cancer begins
DNA in the cell gets damaged causing a mutation and the cell does not die out
Explain how cancer spreads
one cell develops and a tumor forms then the cells enter the blood stream spreadind all over the body
Please allow access to your computer’s microphone to use Voice Recording.
Having trouble? Click here for help.
We can’t access your microphone!
Click the icon above to update your browser permissions and try again
Reload the page to try again!Reload
Press Cmd-0 to reset your zoom
Press Ctrl-0 to reset your zoom
It looks like your browser might be zoomed in or out. Your browser needs to be zoomed to a normal size to record audio.
Please upgrade Flash or install Chrome
to use Voice Recording.
For more help, see our troubleshooting page.
Your microphone is muted
For help fixing this issue, see this FAQ.
Star this term
You can study starred terms together