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AP Biology Bio-molecules
Carbohydrate
Lipid
Protein
Nucleic Acid
Monomer- Monosaccharide... Polymer- Polysaccharide ... Elements- C,…
Monomer- Fatty Acid, Glycerol, Phosphate Group... Polymer- Trigl…
Monomer- Amino Acid... Polymer- Polypeptide and/or dipeptide (En…
Monomer- Nucleotide... Polymer- DNA, RNA... Elements- C, H, O, N, P…
Carbohydrate
Monomer- Monosaccharide... Polymer- Polysaccharide ... Elements- C,…
Lipid
Monomer- Fatty Acid, Glycerol, Phosphate Group... Polymer- Trigl…
50 terms
MasteringBiology Ap bio Chapter 52 vocabulary
abyssal zone
neriric zone
photic zone
landscape ecology
The part of the ocean's benthic zone between 2,000 and 6,000…
The shallow region of the ocean overlaying the continental sh…
The narrow top layer of an ocean or lake, where light penetra…
The study of how the spatial arrangement of habitat types aff…
abyssal zone
The part of the ocean's benthic zone between 2,000 and 6,000…
neriric zone
The shallow region of the ocean overlaying the continental sh…
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AP Bio Behavioral Biology Vocabulary
Behavior
Proximate causes
Ultimate causes
Developmentally fixed
What an animal does and how it does it
Mechanisms underlying an organisms behavioral, physiological,…
The evolutionary explanation for a behavioral, physiological,…
When an individual exhibits virtually the same behavior despi…
Behavior
What an animal does and how it does it
Proximate causes
Mechanisms underlying an organisms behavioral, physiological,…
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AP Biology Bio Chemistry Vocabulary
Adhesion
Amino Group
Carbonyl Group
Cohesion
An attraction between a substance to the surface of another
-NH2, A functional group that consists of a nitrogen atom bon…
C=O, A functional group present in aldehydes and ketones and…
Attraction between molecules of the same substance
Adhesion
An attraction between a substance to the surface of another
Amino Group
-NH2, A functional group that consists of a nitrogen atom bon…
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bio test
allele
asexual reproduction
epogenetics
fertilization
One of a number of forms of a gene
Process by which a single parent reproduces by itself
The study of how enviromental factors like diet, stress and m…
Process in sexual reproduction in which male and female repro…
allele
One of a number of forms of a gene
asexual reproduction
Process by which a single parent reproduces by itself
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Chapter 8 Vocabulary: Campbell Biology (ap bio)
metabolism
metabolic pathway
catabolic pathway
anabolic pathway
the totality of an organism's chemical reactions
a series of chemical reactions that either builds a complex m…
aka Breakdown pathways, Release energy by breaking down compl…
aka biosynthetc pathway, consume energy to build complicated…
metabolism
the totality of an organism's chemical reactions
metabolic pathway
a series of chemical reactions that either builds a complex m…
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Chapter 8 Vocabulary: Campbell Biology (ap bio)
metabolism
metabolic pathway
catabolic pathway
anabolic pathway
the totality of an organism's chemical reactions
a series of chemical reactions that either builds a complex m…
aka Breakdown pathways, Release energy by breaking down compl…
aka biosynthetc pathway, consume energy to build complicated…
metabolism
the totality of an organism's chemical reactions
metabolic pathway
a series of chemical reactions that either builds a complex m…
70 terms
Molecular Biology and Bio Engineering (Genetics) - AP Bio
Pedigree
DNA(Deoxyribonucleic Acid)
Transcription
Hershey and Chase
Family tree determines how a particular trait is inherited.
Polymer of Nucleotides- A,T,C,G. Purines- Adenine and guanine…
Process by which DNA makes RNA. 3 Stages- Initiation (RNA pol…
Carried out experiments that lent strong support to the theor…
Pedigree
Family tree determines how a particular trait is inherited.
DNA(Deoxyribonucleic Acid)
Polymer of Nucleotides- A,T,C,G. Purines- Adenine and guanine…
AP Biology - Bio Terms ( Greek and Latin affixes and root words)
ab-, ef-
ad-, af-
aero-
amphi-
away ... Ex: Aboral, Efferent neuron
toward... Ex: Adductor muscle, Afferent neuron
air, oxygen... Ex: Anaerobic
both sides... Ex: Amphibian
ab-, ef-
away ... Ex: Aboral, Efferent neuron
ad-, af-
toward... Ex: Adductor muscle, Afferent neuron
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AP Bio Conservation Biology
Explain the three levels of biodiversi…
Name and give an example of the five b…
Anthropocene
Anthropogenic
1. Genetic Variability (lots of different features w/in a spe…
1. Economic value : hunting, tourists, trees purifying water…
Idea that humans govern the earth
caused by human activity. Ex: pollution is anthropogenic degr…
Explain the three levels of biodiversi…
1. Genetic Variability (lots of different features w/in a spe…
Name and give an example of the five b…
1. Economic value : hunting, tourists, trees purifying water…
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Latin and Greek Vocabulary (AP Biology)
Allos
A, an
Ab
Ad, af
Other
Without
Away from
Near, towards
Allos
Other
A, an
Without
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AP Bio Molecular Biology Cards
Chimera
Cloning
DNA probe
EcoRI
animals composed of cells that originate from two or more dif…
producing a cell line or culture all of whose members contain…
labeled segment of DNA or RNA used to find a specific sequenc…
restriction enzyme that recognizes the sequence GAATTC. Whene…
Chimera
animals composed of cells that originate from two or more dif…
Cloning
producing a cell line or culture all of whose members contain…
ap bio molecular biology
stages of replication
Replication: initiation
SSB
steps of transcription
Initiation, elongation, and termination
supercoiling relaxed by topoisomerase, replication fork opend…
proteins which keeps the strands separated
RNA polymerase breaks the hydrogen bonds between the DNA base…
stages of replication
Initiation, elongation, and termination
Replication: initiation
supercoiling relaxed by topoisomerase, replication fork opend…
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Cell Biology - AP Bio
What is the most fundamental differenc…
What does Domain mean?
What is endosymbiosis?
What is nuclear DNA?
Prokaryotic and eukaryotic
Regards prokaryotic and eukaryotic
Notion that one bacteria engulfed another bacteria; leads to…
Nucleic acid in nucleus of eukaryotic cells; double helix form
What is the most fundamental differenc…
Prokaryotic and eukaryotic
What does Domain mean?
Regards prokaryotic and eukaryotic
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Evolution AP Biology Vocabulary Part 2, Evolution AP Biology Vocabulary Part 1, AP Bio - Chemistry Basics
speciation
biological species concept
reproductive isolation
prezygotic barriers
Origin of new species and the source of biological diversity.
Species is a group of populations whose members have the pote…
Barriers that impede members of two different species fro pro…
Barriers that impede mating or hinder fertilization.
speciation
Origin of new species and the source of biological diversity.
biological species concept
Species is a group of populations whose members have the pote…
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AP BIO: Molecular Biology Review
DNA replication
semiconservative replication
helicase
replication fork
the process of making a copy of DNA
DNA replication in which each of the parental strands is read…
an enzyme that untwists the double helix at the replication f…
A Y-shaped region on a replicating DNA molecule where new str…
DNA replication
the process of making a copy of DNA
semiconservative replication
DNA replication in which each of the parental strands is read…
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AP Biology BioChem Basic Review
Element
Atom
Compound
Neutron
A pure substance made of only one kind of atom
The smallest component of an element having the chemical prop…
(chemistry) a substance formed by chemical union of two or mo…
A sub-atomic particle found in the nucleus with mass similar…
Element
A pure substance made of only one kind of atom
Atom
The smallest component of an element having the chemical prop…
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AP Biology BioChem Flashcards
Everything is made up of ___?
List the three parts to an atom and th…
The number of protons in an element de…
What basic formula is used to find the…
matter
Protons (+)... Electrons (-+ nuetral)... Neutrons (-)
the atomic number and also the electrons
mass- atomic number
Everything is made up of ___?
matter
List the three parts to an atom and th…
Protons (+)... Electrons (-+ nuetral)... Neutrons (-)
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AP Bio Latin 7
sept-
septic
sex-
-sis
partition, seven
putrefaction, infection
six
condition, state
sept-
partition, seven
septic
putrefaction, infection
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AP Biology Bio-Chemistry
Monosaccharides
Disaccharides
Polysaccharides
Liver
glucose,fructose, galactose
lactose, sucrose, maltose
glycogen, starch, cellulose, chitin
First stop for blood glucose
Monosaccharides
glucose,fructose, galactose
Disaccharides
lactose, sucrose, maltose
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Ap Bio cell biology
Cytology
Organelle
Prokaryotic cell
Eukaryotic cell
study of the cell
subunits of the cell AKA tiny things in the cell that make li…
a cell that lacks a true nucleus genetic material is held in…
a cell that has a true membrane-bound nucleus animal cells pl…
Cytology
study of the cell
Organelle
subunits of the cell AKA tiny things in the cell that make li…
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AP Bio, Behavioral Biology
behavior
ethology
fixed action pattern
sign stimulis
What an animal does and how it does it.
The study of how animals behave in their natural habitat.
A sequence of behavioral acts that are essentially unchangeab…
The thing that FAPs are triggered by.
behavior
What an animal does and how it does it.
ethology
The study of how animals behave in their natural habitat.
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AP Bio Evolutionary Biology
Natural Selection... :Observation 1-5
Natural Selection: Inference 1-3
Deductive Reasoning
Inductive Reasoning
1: more individuals are born than can survive... 2: population s…
1: since more individuals are born than can survive, there is…
When a theory supports multiple facts
When multiple observed facts support a theory
Natural Selection... :Observation 1-5
1: more individuals are born than can survive... 2: population s…
Natural Selection: Inference 1-3
1: since more individuals are born than can survive, there is…
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Biology AP Latin Vocabulary - "Pink" Words
cardia-
-cephal-
cera-
cerca-
Heart... When the patients heart stopped beating it was clear he…
Relating to the Head... Worms called ACANTHOCEPHALA are named so…
Horn... CERATOPSIANS are a class of dinosaurs with massive horns…
Tail... ONCHOCERCA are a nematode which move around through the…
cardia-
Heart... When the patients heart stopped beating it was clear he…
-cephal-
Relating to the Head... Worms called ACANTHOCEPHALA are named so…
Science | Biology | AP Bio | Plant Vocab
Apical bud
Axillary bud
Blade
Compound leaf
The tip of a growing shoot
It's located at an upper angle formed by a leaf and the stem.
The flat and expanded part of a leaf
Multiple leaflets
Apical bud
The tip of a growing shoot
Axillary bud
It's located at an upper angle formed by a leaf and the stem.
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AP Biology Vocabulary Review
polar
nonpolar
electronegativity
cohesion
Molecule with partial charges. Mixes with water.
No partial charges. Do not mix with water.
Attraction of an atom for electrons in a covalent bond.
Water molecules sticking to each other.
polar
Molecule with partial charges. Mixes with water.
nonpolar
No partial charges. Do not mix with water.
1,013 terms
AP Bio: Vocabulary Review
polar
nonpolar
electronegativity
cohesion
Molecule with partial charges. Mixes with water.
No partial charges. Do not mix with water.
Attraction of an atom for electrons in a covalent bond.
Water molecules sticking to each other.
polar
Molecule with partial charges. Mixes with water.
nonpolar
No partial charges. Do not mix with water.
1,013 terms
AP Biology Vocabulary Review
polar
nonpolar
electronegativity
cohesion
Molecule with partial charges. Mixes with water.
No partial charges. Do not mix with water.
Attraction of an atom for electrons in a covalent bond.
Water molecules sticking to each other.
polar
Molecule with partial charges. Mixes with water.
nonpolar
No partial charges. Do not mix with water.
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AP BIOLOGY BioChem vocab
Atom
Compound
Element
Nucleus
Smallest particle of an element; basic building blocks of mat…
Substance composed of atoms of two or more different elements…
Substance that can't be broken down into simpler substances
In eukaryotes, a membrane-bounded organelle that contains chr…
Atom
Smallest particle of an element; basic building blocks of mat…
Compound
Substance composed of atoms of two or more different elements…
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BIOLOGY AP: BioChemistry Review
Scientific method
Experimental design
Properties of Water
monomer
a body of techniques for investigating phenomena, acquiring n…
the design of any task that aims to describe or explain the v…
a polar inorganic compound that is at room temperature a tast…
the subunit that serves as a building block of the polymer
Scientific method
a body of techniques for investigating phenomena, acquiring n…
Experimental design
the design of any task that aims to describe or explain the v…
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AP Bio Molecular Biology Cards
Chimera
Cloning
DNA probe
EcoRI
animals composed of cells that originate from two or more dif…
producing a cell line or culture all of whose members contain…
labeled segment of DNA or RNA used to find a specific sequenc…
restriction enzyme that recognizes the sequence GAATTC. Whene…
Chimera
animals composed of cells that originate from two or more dif…
Cloning
producing a cell line or culture all of whose members contain…
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Vocabulary 3 latin roots ap bio
Ect
Electro
En
Encephal
Outside, without
Electric, electricity
In, into
Brain
Ect
Outside, without
Electro
Electric, electricity
31 terms
AP Bio-Biology of the Cell
Light Microscope (LM vs Electron Micro…
Organelles
Cytosol
Prokaryotic vs Eukaryotic Cells
an optical instrument, with lenses that refract (bend) visibl…
one of several formed bodies with specialized functions, susp…
the semifluid portion of the cytoplasm
prokaryotic: cell lacking a membrane-enclosed nucleus and mem…
Light Microscope (LM vs Electron Micro…
an optical instrument, with lenses that refract (bend) visibl…
Organelles
one of several formed bodies with specialized functions, susp…
AP Bio Molecular Biology Cards
Chimera
Cloning
DNA probe
EcoRI
animals composed of cells that originate from two or more dif…
producing a cell line or culture all of whose members contain…
labeled segment of DNA or RNA used to find a specific sequenc…
restriction enzyme that recognizes the sequence GAATTC. Whene…
Chimera
animals composed of cells that originate from two or more dif…
Cloning
producing a cell line or culture all of whose members contain…
108 terms
AP Biology: Latin Vocabulary List #2
micro
mito
mono
morph
small
a thread
one
form
micro
small
mito
a thread
55 terms
AP Biology: Latin Terms
Hydrophobic
Molecule
Homogeneous
Adhesion
Substances that do not have an affinity to water.... -... "Vegetabl…
A group of atoms bonded together.... -... "Every water MOLECULE is…
A substance that is uniform throughout.... -... "Salt water, which…
The clinging of one substance to another.... -... "A water droplet…
Hydrophobic
Substances that do not have an affinity to water.... -... "Vegetabl…
Molecule
A group of atoms bonded together.... -... "Every water MOLECULE is…
33 terms
AP BIO Molecular Biology
what are DNA's two ends?
What does 3' end with?
What does 5' end with?
what does "helicase" do?
3' and 5'
-OH
a Phosphate group
unwinds the DNA
what are DNA's two ends?
3' and 5'
What does 3' end with?
-OH
55 terms
AP Bio Latin Roots Quiz 1
a-, an-
ab-
ac-
-aceus, -aceous
no, lacking, none
away from, out from
to, toward
of or pertaining to
a-, an-
no, lacking, none
ab-
away from, out from
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AP BIO LATIN #1
A-... An-
Ab-
Ac-
-aceus... -aceous
No, lacking, none
Away from, out from
To, toward
Of or pertaining to
A-... An-
No, lacking, none
Ab-
Away from, out from
54 terms
AP BIO LATIN #2
cell-
-cene
centri-
centr-
storeroom; chamber
new; recent
hundredth
center
cell-
storeroom; chamber
-cene
new; recent
107 terms
AP Biology-Ecology, AP Bio - Unit 1
biotic factors
ecology
climate
abiotic factors
a living component of a biological community; an organism, or…
the scientific study of the interactions between organisms an…
the long term prevailing weather conditions in a given area
a non-living component of an ecosystem, such as air, water, o…
biotic factors
a living component of a biological community; an organism, or…
ecology
the scientific study of the interactions between organisms an…
48 terms
AP BIO LATIN #3
ect-
electro-
en-
-en
outside; without
electric; electricity
in; into
made of
ect-
outside; without
electro-
electric; electricity
AP Biology Vocabulary Latin Roots Week 7
sept-
septic
sex-
-sis
partition; seven
putrefaction; infection
six
condition; state
sept-
partition; seven
septic
putrefaction; infection
15 terms
Lipids Biology AP Bio
3 classes of lipids
Types of molecules making up triglycer…
Two types of fats
Top part of the phospholipids
Fats/ triglycerides... Phosolipids... Steroids
Glycerol 1... Fatty acid chains 3
Saturated and unsaturated
Polar (phosphate) head, hydrophilic
3 classes of lipids
Fats/ triglycerides... Phosolipids... Steroids
Types of molecules making up triglycer…
Glycerol 1... Fatty acid chains 3
27 terms
AP Bio Cell Biology
cytology
compartmentalization
nucleus
ribosomes
the scientific study of cells
membranes allow different parts of the cell to perform differ…
largest organelle in the cell
protein factories
cytology
the scientific study of cells
compartmentalization
membranes allow different parts of the cell to perform differ…
43 terms
AP Bio Cell Biology
nucleus
nuclear envelope
nuclear lamina
chromosomes
contains most of the genes in the eukaryotic cell
encloses nucleus; separates its contents from cytoplasm; doub…
netlike array of protein filaments that maintains the shape o…
carry genetic information
nucleus
contains most of the genes in the eukaryotic cell
nuclear envelope
encloses nucleus; separates its contents from cytoplasm; doub…
80 terms
Cell Biology-AP Bio
Major Elements of Life
Organic Compounds
Cell division
Information storage and transferral
P.S. CHON
Contain Carbon, most also contain Hydrogen
Nucleus, chromatin, microtubules, microfilaments
Chromatin, nucleus
Major Elements of Life
P.S. CHON
Organic Compounds
Contain Carbon, most also contain Hydrogen
45 terms
AP BIO Molecular Biology
dna polymerase
helicase
SSBP
primase
enzyme responsible for dna synthesis
opens the helix (which causes strand separation)
single strand binding proteins: keep the strand open
puts down a small rna primer which is necessary for DNA polym…
dna polymerase
enzyme responsible for dna synthesis
helicase
opens the helix (which causes strand separation)
37 terms
AP BIO Molecular Biology
Mendel
Sutton
Morgan
Griffith
Studied modes of inheritance in pea plants
Found that genes are located on chromosomes (Grasshoppers)
Sutton's student, wanted to disprove him'... Found sex linkage (…
S. Pneumonia, smooth vs. Rough, smooth kills, rough doesn't.…
Mendel
Studied modes of inheritance in pea plants
Sutton
Found that genes are located on chromosomes (Grasshoppers)
AP Bio Molecular Biology
DNA ligase
PCR
Restriction Enzymes
Transformation
Used to reattach sticky ends in a plasmid and to attach Okaza…
Used to make multiple copies of DNA
Used to cut DNA apart
Used to make bacteria that will then synthesize multiple copi…
DNA ligase
Used to reattach sticky ends in a plasmid and to attach Okaza…
PCR
Used to make multiple copies of DNA
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