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AP Biology Chapter 1
Evolution
DNA
Biology
Emergent properties
Evolution is the process of change that has transformed life…
Deoxyribonucleic acid: a long linear polymer found in the nuc…
The scientific study of life
New properties that arise with each step upward in the hierar…
Evolution
Evolution is the process of change that has transformed life…
DNA
Deoxyribonucleic acid: a long linear polymer found in the nuc…
29 terms
AP Biology Chapter 1 Vocabulary
molecules
organelles
cells
tissues
atoms joined together
complex molecules build these little structures
the basic unit of life
cells that function together
molecules
atoms joined together
organelles
complex molecules build these little structures
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AP Biology - Chapter 1 Vocabulary
Biosphere
Ecosystem
Community
Population
All of Earth's environments that support life.
All living organisms and nonliving, physical things (ex: air,…
Organisms in an ecosystem.
Interacting group of individuals in a species.
Biosphere
All of Earth's environments that support life.
Ecosystem
All living organisms and nonliving, physical things (ex: air,…
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AP Biology Chapter 1-5
What's the difference between a prokar…
Difference between starch and cellulose
Secondary protein structure
Storage polysaccharides
Prokaryotes don't have nucleus or other membrane bound organe…
starch has alpha glycosidic linkages whereas cellulose has be…
interaction of backbone, hydrogen bonding causing alpha helix…
starch, glycogen- alpha glycosidic linkages
What's the difference between a prokar…
Prokaryotes don't have nucleus or other membrane bound organe…
Difference between starch and cellulose
starch has alpha glycosidic linkages whereas cellulose has be…
66 terms
AP Biology Chapter 1
Evolution
DNA
Biology
Emergent properties
Evolution is the process of change that has transformed life…
Deoxyribonucleic acid: a long linear polymer found in the nuc…
The scientific study of life
New properties that arise with each step upward in the hierar…
Evolution
Evolution is the process of change that has transformed life…
DNA
Deoxyribonucleic acid: a long linear polymer found in the nuc…
67 terms
AP Biology Chapter 1
Adaptation
Animal (characteristics)
Binomial nomenclature
Biodiversity
A species modification in structure, function, or behavior th…
Multicellular, eukaryote undergoes dvlpmnt to achieve final f…
Scientific name of an organism, the first part designates the…
Total number of species, variability of their genes, & commun…
Adaptation
A species modification in structure, function, or behavior th…
Animal (characteristics)
Multicellular, eukaryote undergoes dvlpmnt to achieve final f…
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AP Biology Chapter 1
biology
organisms
Biological Order
structure
"the study of life"
A living thing that is highly organized
A recognizable pattern that every organism should have.
A "building-up" of something from different parts.
biology
"the study of life"
organisms
A living thing that is highly organized
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AP Biology Chapter 1 vocabulary
Van Der Waals interactions
Hydrogen Bonds
Cohesion
Adhesion
very weak, transient connections that are the result of asymm…
Form between water molecules
(In Hydrogen Bonds)The linking of like molecules. Think "Wate…
The clinging of one substance to another. Think "Water molecu…
Van Der Waals interactions
very weak, transient connections that are the result of asymm…
Hydrogen Bonds
Form between water molecules
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AP Biology Chapter 1 Vocabulary
biosphere
ecosystem
population
organism
The entire portion of Earth inhabited by life; the sum of all…
All the organisms in a given area, along with the nonliving (…
A group of organisms of the same species that live in a speci…
An individual living thing, such as a bacterium, fungus, prot…
biosphere
The entire portion of Earth inhabited by life; the sum of all…
ecosystem
All the organisms in a given area, along with the nonliving (…
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Chapter 1 - AP Biology
Eukaryotic Cell
DNA (deoxyribonucleic acid)
Deductive Reasoning
Inductive Reasoning
A type of cell with a membrane-enclosed nucleus and membrane-…
A double-stranded, helical nucleic acid molecule, consisting…
A type of logic in which specific results are predicted from…
A type of logic in which generalizations are based on a large…
Eukaryotic Cell
A type of cell with a membrane-enclosed nucleus and membrane-…
DNA (deoxyribonucleic acid)
A double-stranded, helical nucleic acid molecule, consisting…
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AP Biology, Chapter 1 Vocabulary
evolution
emergent properties
systems biology
biosphere
Descent with modification; the idea that living species are d…
New properties that arise with each step upward in a hierarch…
An approach to studying biology that aims to model the dynami…
The entire portion of the Earth inhabited by life; the sum of…
evolution
Descent with modification; the idea that living species are d…
emergent properties
New properties that arise with each step upward in a hierarch…
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AP Biology: Chapter 1 Vocabulary
Biology
Cell
Unicellular
Multi-cellular
The scientific study of life.
The basic unit of structure and function of all living things.
Single celled organism.
An organism containing multiple cells.
Biology
The scientific study of life.
Cell
The basic unit of structure and function of all living things.
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AP Biology Chapter 1 Vocabulary
Organism
Nucleic Acids
Cell
Prokaryotes
Living things descended from a single-celled ancestor that li…
Critical for the evolution of life. Molecules that could repr…
Membrane surrounded and encloses complex proteins and other b…
First organisms. Made up of single cells containing genetics…
Organism
Living things descended from a single-celled ancestor that li…
Nucleic Acids
Critical for the evolution of life. Molecules that could repr…
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AP Biology Chapter 1 Vocabulary
Biology
Molecule
Organelle
Cell
the study of life
the simplest structural unit of an element or compound
specialized structure that performs important cellular functi…
the basic structural and functional unit of all organisms
Biology
the study of life
Molecule
the simplest structural unit of an element or compound
66 terms
AP Biology Chapter 1
Evolution
DNA
Biology
Emergent properties
Evolution is the process of change that has transformed life…
Deoxyribonucleic acid: a long linear polymer found in the nuc…
The scientific study of life
New properties that arise with each step upward in the hierar…
Evolution
Evolution is the process of change that has transformed life…
DNA
Deoxyribonucleic acid: a long linear polymer found in the nuc…
66 terms
AP Biology Chapter 1
Evolution
DNA
Biology
Emergent properties
Evolution is the process of change that has transformed life…
Deoxyribonucleic acid: a long linear polymer found in the nuc…
The scientific study of life
New properties that arise with each step upward in the hierar…
Evolution
Evolution is the process of change that has transformed life…
DNA
Deoxyribonucleic acid: a long linear polymer found in the nuc…
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AP Biology Chapter 1 Terms
Gene
Homeostasis
Control
Hypothesis
Unit of hereditary existing as alleles on the chromosomes; in…
Maintenance of normal internal conditions in a cell or an org…
Sample that goes through all the steps but does not contain t…
Supposition established by reasoning after consideration of a…
Gene
Unit of hereditary existing as alleles on the chromosomes; in…
Homeostasis
Maintenance of normal internal conditions in a cell or an org…
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AP Biology Chapter 1
Evolution
DNA
Biology
Emergent properties
the process of change that has transformed life on Earth
Deoxyribonucleic acid: a long linear polymer found in the nuc…
The scientific study of life
New properties that arise with each step upward in the hierar…
Evolution
the process of change that has transformed life on Earth
DNA
Deoxyribonucleic acid: a long linear polymer found in the nuc…
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Campbell AP Biology Chapter 1
Biology is...
Properties of Life (7)
Levels of Biological Organization (10)
Biosphere
the study of life
Order... Evolutionary Adaption... Response to the environment... Regul…
Biosphere... Ecosystems... Communities... Populations... Organisms... Organs…
most regions of land, bodies of water, and atmosphere to an a…
Biology is...
the study of life
Properties of Life (7)
Order... Evolutionary Adaption... Response to the environment... Regul…
66 terms
AP Biology Chapter 1
Evolution
DNA
Biology
Emergent properties
Evolution is the process of change that has transformed life…
Deoxyribonucleic acid: a long linear polymer found in the nuc…
The scientific study of life
New properties that arise with each step upward in the hierar…
Evolution
Evolution is the process of change that has transformed life…
DNA
Deoxyribonucleic acid: a long linear polymer found in the nuc…
21 terms
AP Biology Chapter 1
biology
organisms
Biological Order
structure
"the study of life"
A living thing that is highly organized
A recognizable pattern that every organism should have.
A "building-up" of something from different parts.
biology
"the study of life"
organisms
A living thing that is highly organized
53 terms
AP Biology Chapter 1
Evolution
DNA
Biology
Emergent properties
Evolution is the process of change that has transformed life…
Deoxyribonucleic acid: a long linear polymer found in the nuc…
The scientific study of life
New properties that arise with each step upward in the hierar…
Evolution
Evolution is the process of change that has transformed life…
DNA
Deoxyribonucleic acid: a long linear polymer found in the nuc…
66 terms
AP Biology Chapter 1
Evolution
DNA
Biology
Emergent properties
Evolution is the process of change that has transformed life…
Deoxyribonucleic acid: a long linear polymer found in the nuc…
The scientific study of life
New properties that arise with each step upward in the hierar…
Evolution
Evolution is the process of change that has transformed life…
DNA
Deoxyribonucleic acid: a long linear polymer found in the nuc…
33 terms
Chapter 1 - AP Biology
Biology
Biosphere
Ecosystem
Emergent Properties
the study of life
the entire portion of Earth inhabited by life; the sum of all…
all the organisms in a given area as well as the abiotic fact…
new properties that emerge with each step upward in the hiera…
Biology
the study of life
Biosphere
the entire portion of Earth inhabited by life; the sum of all…
42 terms
AP Biology Chapter 1 Vocabulary
evolution
biology
emergent properties
systems biology
the idea that living species are descendants of ancestral spe…
the scientific study of life
new properties that arise with each step upward in the hierar…
an approach to studying biology that aims to model the dynami…
evolution
the idea that living species are descendants of ancestral spe…
biology
the scientific study of life
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AP Biology Chapter 1 Vocabulary
biology
atom
biosphere
cell
the scientific study of life
fundamental building block of all matter
all regions of Earth where organisms live
smallest unit of life
biology
the scientific study of life
atom
fundamental building block of all matter
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AP Biology Chapter 1(Campbell)
Biology is...
Properties of Life (7)
Levels of Biological Organization (10)
Biosphere
the study of life
Order... Evolutionary Adaption... Response to the environment... Regul…
Biosphere... Ecosystems... Communities... Populations... Organisms... Organs…
most regions of land, bodies of water, and atmosphere to an a…
Biology is...
the study of life
Properties of Life (7)
Order... Evolutionary Adaption... Response to the environment... Regul…
66 terms
AP Biology Chapter 1
Evolution
DNA
Biology
Emergent properties
Evolution is the process of change that has transformed life…
Deoxyribonucleic acid: a long linear polymer found in the nuc…
The scientific study of life
New properties that arise with each step upward in the hierar…
Evolution
Evolution is the process of change that has transformed life…
DNA
Deoxyribonucleic acid: a long linear polymer found in the nuc…
26 terms
AP Biology Chapter 1 Vocabulary
evolution
biology
emergent properties
systems biology
the process of change that has transformed life on Earth
the scientific study of life
results from the arrangement and interaction of parts within…
constructs models for the dynamic behavior of whole biologica…
evolution
the process of change that has transformed life on Earth
biology
the scientific study of life
AP Biology Chapter 1 Vocabulary
Evolution
Biology
Emergent Properties
Systems biology
Process of change that has transformed life on Earth
Study of life
Arrangement and interaction of parts within a system
Analysis of the interactions among the parts of a biological…
Evolution
Process of change that has transformed life on Earth
Biology
Study of life
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AP Biology Vocabulary - Chapter 1
biology
ecosystem
community
population
the scientific study of life
all the organisms living in a particular area
an entire array of organisms inhabiting a particular ecosystem
consists of all of the individuals of a species living in a s…
biology
the scientific study of life
ecosystem
all the organisms living in a particular area
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AP Biology Chapter 1 Vocabulary
Adaptation
Biodiversity
Deductive Reasoning
Ecosystem
modification in structure, unction, or behavior that makes a…
All of the different species, variability of their genes, and…
"if......then" statements. Using general principles to predic…
Biological community and the abiotic portions of the environm…
Adaptation
modification in structure, unction, or behavior that makes a…
Biodiversity
All of the different species, variability of their genes, and…
33 terms
AP Biology, Chapter 1 Vocabulary
evolution
emergent properties
systems biology
biosphere
Descent with modification; the idea that living species are d…
New properties that arise with each step upward in a hierarch…
An approach to studying biology that aims to model the dynami…
The entire portion of the Earth inhabited by life; the sum of…
evolution
Descent with modification; the idea that living species are d…
emergent properties
New properties that arise with each step upward in a hierarch…
39 terms
AP Biology Chapter 1 Vocabulary
evolution
biology
reductionism
emergent properties
the process of change that has transformed life into what it…
study of life
reducing complex systems to simpler components that are more…
novel properties that emerge with increasing levels of comple…
evolution
the process of change that has transformed life into what it…
biology
study of life
25 terms
AP Biology Chapter 1 Vocabulary
Evolution
Biology
Emergent Properties
Systems Biology
Defintion: The theory that all of today's living organisms ar…
Definition: The study of all living organisms and their birth…
Defintion: New properties that arise with each step upwards i…
Defintion: One of the many ways of studying biology that take…
Evolution
Defintion: The theory that all of today's living organisms ar…
Biology
Definition: The study of all living organisms and their birth…
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AP Biology Chapter 1 Vocabulary
evolution
biology
emergent properties
system biology
the process of change that has transformed life from its begi…
the scientific study of life
new properties that arise with each step upward in the hierar…
the exploration of a biological system by analyzing the inter…
evolution
the process of change that has transformed life from its begi…
biology
the scientific study of life
67 terms
AP Biology Chapter 1
Evolution
DNA
Biology
Emergent properties
the process of change that has transformed life on Earth
Deoxyribonucleic acid: a long linear polymer found in the nuc…
The scientific study of life
New properties that arise with each step upward in the hierar…
Evolution
the process of change that has transformed life on Earth
DNA
Deoxyribonucleic acid: a long linear polymer found in the nuc…
14 terms
AP Biology, Chapter 1 Vocabulary
7 properties of life
hierarchical organization
deductive reasoning
inductive reasoning
1. Living things are composed of cells. 2. Living things have…
organizational structure where every entity is subordinate
starts out with general statement & examines possibilities to…
makes broad generalizations from specific observations
7 properties of life
1. Living things are composed of cells. 2. Living things have…
hierarchical organization
organizational structure where every entity is subordinate
36 terms
AP Biology chapter 1
What are the results of evolution?
Biosphere
Ecosystem
Communities
An organisms adaptation to its environment (camouflage, eatin…
All life on Earth and all the places life exists
All living things in a particular area, including nonliving c…
The array of organisms inhabiting a particular ecosystem
What are the results of evolution?
An organisms adaptation to its environment (camouflage, eatin…
Biosphere
All life on Earth and all the places life exists
36 terms
AP Biology Chapter 1 Vocabulary
Evolution
Artificial Selection
Natural selection
Homologous
Genetic change in a a population of organisms; in general, __…
Change in the genetic structure of populations due to selecti…
The differential reproduction of genotypes; caused by factors…
1. Refers to similar structures that have the same evolutiona…
Evolution
Genetic change in a a population of organisms; in general, __…
Artificial Selection
Change in the genetic structure of populations due to selecti…
38 terms
AP Biology Chapter 1
Evolution
DNA
Biology
Eukaryotic Cell
Evolution is the process of change that has transformed life…
Deoxyribonucleic acid: a long linear polymer found in the nuc…
The scientific study of life
A type of cell with a membrane-enclosed nucleus and membrane-…
Evolution
Evolution is the process of change that has transformed life…
DNA
Deoxyribonucleic acid: a long linear polymer found in the nuc…
66 terms
AP Biology Chapter 1
Evolution
DNA
Biology
Emergent properties
Evolution is the process of change that has transformed life…
Deoxyribonucleic acid: a long linear polymer found in the nuc…
The scientific study of life
New properties that arise with each step upward in the hierar…
Evolution
Evolution is the process of change that has transformed life…
DNA
Deoxyribonucleic acid: a long linear polymer found in the nuc…
98 terms
AP Biology Chapter 1
Biosphere
Ecosystems
Community
Population
The entire portion of Earth inhabited by life; the sum of all…
All the organisms in a given area as well as the abiotic fact…
All the organisms that inhabit a particular area; an assembla…
A group of individuals of the same species that live in the s…
Biosphere
The entire portion of Earth inhabited by life; the sum of all…
Ecosystems
All the organisms in a given area as well as the abiotic fact…
29 terms
AP Biology Chapter 1
Evolution
Biology
Emergent Properties
Systems Biology
Descent with modification; the idea that living species are d…
The scientific study of life
New properties that arise with each step upward in the hierar…
An approach to studying biology that aims to model the dynami…
Evolution
Descent with modification; the idea that living species are d…
Biology
The scientific study of life
49 terms
Biology in Focus (AP) Chapter 1
adapted
evolution
biology
reductionism
Matched to the local environment.
Descent with modification; the idea that living species are d…
The scientific study of life.
The approach of reducing complex systems to simpler component…
adapted
Matched to the local environment.
evolution
Descent with modification; the idea that living species are d…
40 terms
AP Biology Chapter 1
archaea
bacteria
bioinformatics
biology
one of two prokaryotic domains, the other being bacteria
one of two prokaryotic domains, the other being archaea
the use of comps, software, and mathematical models to proces…
the scientific study of life
archaea
one of two prokaryotic domains, the other being bacteria
bacteria
one of two prokaryotic domains, the other being archaea
66 terms
AP Biology Chapter 1
Evolution
DNA
Biology
Emergent properties
Evolution is the process of change that has transformed life…
Deoxyribonucleic acid: a long linear polymer found in the nuc…
The scientific study of life
New properties that arise with each step upward in the hierar…
Evolution
Evolution is the process of change that has transformed life…
DNA
Deoxyribonucleic acid: a long linear polymer found in the nuc…
39 terms
AP Biology Chapter 1
biology
characteristic of organisms
stimuli
autotroph
study of organisms
1) made of one or more cells (prokaryotic vs. eukaryotic)... 2)…
changes in the environment
gets energy from the sun
biology
study of organisms
characteristic of organisms
1) made of one or more cells (prokaryotic vs. eukaryotic)... 2)…
66 terms
AP Biology Chapter 1
Evolution
DNA
Biology
Emergent properties
Evolution is the process of change that has transformed life…
Deoxyribonucleic acid: a long linear polymer found in the nuc…
The scientific study of life
New properties that arise with each step upward in the hierar…
Evolution
Evolution is the process of change that has transformed life…
DNA
Deoxyribonucleic acid: a long linear polymer found in the nuc…
66 terms
AP Biology Chapter 1
Evolution
DNA
Biology
Emergent properties
Evolution is the process of change that has transformed life…
Deoxyribonucleic acid: a long linear polymer found in the nuc…
The scientific study of life
New properties that arise with each step upward in the hierar…
Evolution
Evolution is the process of change that has transformed life…
DNA
Deoxyribonucleic acid: a long linear polymer found in the nuc…
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