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BIO - Chapter 1: Introduction to Biology
Metabolism
Adaptation
Survival
Reproduction
chemical and physical processes that occurs within a living o…
any alteration in the structure or function (structural, phys…
...
to produce an organism of a given species (offspring)
Metabolism
chemical and physical processes that occurs within a living o…
Adaptation
any alteration in the structure or function (structural, phys…
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BIO101: Chapter 1: Introduction to Biology
name the 12 principles that describe t…
what is the cell theory
what is metabolism
name some things that can harness ligh…
1. cells are the simplest unit of life/order... 2. *living org…
all organisms are composed of cells, cells are the smallest u…
chemical reactions involved with the breakdown and synthesis…
plants, algae, and certain bacteria
name the 12 principles that describe t…
1. cells are the simplest unit of life/order... 2. *living org…
what is the cell theory
all organisms are composed of cells, cells are the smallest u…
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BIO Chapter 1-5 : Introduction: Biology Today
7 Characteristics of life
each organism interacts continuously w…
The dynamics of an ecosystem depends o…
the cell is the level at which the pro…
Order, regulation, growth development, energy processing, res…
enviornment
recycling chemical nutrients, flow of energy
life
7 Characteristics of life
Order, regulation, growth development, energy processing, res…
each organism interacts continuously w…
enviornment
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BIO: Chapter 1 - An Introduction to Biology
Biology
Cell
Cell theory (3 components)
Genes
The study of life.
The smallest unit of life.
All organisms are composed of cells.... Cells are the smallest…
Segments of DNA which control characteristics / traits of org…
Biology
The study of life.
Cell
The smallest unit of life.
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BIO101: Chapter 1: Introduction to Biology
name the 12 principles that describe t…
what is the cell theory
what is metabolism
name some things that can harness ligh…
1. cells are the simplest unit of life/order... 2. *living org…
all organisms are composed of cells, cells are the smallest u…
chemical reactions involved with the breakdown and synthesis…
plants, algae, and certain bacteria
name the 12 principles that describe t…
1. cells are the simplest unit of life/order... 2. *living org…
what is the cell theory
all organisms are composed of cells, cells are the smallest u…
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Cell Biology (BIO 202) - Chapter 1: Introduction
Reproduce, Correct Defects, Respond, C…
Molecule
Water
Hydrogen Bonds
Functions of Cells
One or (usually) more atoms connected by chemical bonds
The major component of all organisms
O-H bonds make water very polar, and allow it to make _______…
Reproduce, Correct Defects, Respond, C…
Functions of Cells
Molecule
One or (usually) more atoms connected by chemical bonds
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Introduction to Biology chapter 1
Biology
Key concepts of biology
organism
cells
The science of life.
the origins and history of life, the structure of living thin…
anything that has or once had all the characteristics of life…
cells are the basic unit of structure and function, all organ…
Biology
The science of life.
Key concepts of biology
the origins and history of life, the structure of living thin…
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Cell Biology (BIO 202) - Chapter 1: Introduction
Reproduce, Correct Defects, Respond, C…
Molecule
Water
Hydrogen Bonds
Functions of Cells
One or (usually) more atoms connected by chemical bonds
The major component of all organisms
O-H bonds make water very polar, and allow it to make _______…
Reproduce, Correct Defects, Respond, C…
Functions of Cells
Molecule
One or (usually) more atoms connected by chemical bonds
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Cell Biology (BIO 202) - Chapter 1: Introduction
Functions of Cells
One or (usually) more atoms connected…
The major component of all organisms
O-H bonds make water very polar, and a…
Reproduce, Correct Defects, Respond, Chemical Energy, Control…
Molecule
Water
Hydrogen Bonds
Functions of Cells
Reproduce, Correct Defects, Respond, Chemical Energy, Control…
One or (usually) more atoms connected…
Molecule
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Bio 111 Chapter 1: Introduction Biology Today
7 Properties of life
Biosphere
Ecosystem
What main processes do ecosystems rely…
Order, Regulation, Growth & Development, Energy processing, R…
All environments on Earth that support life
All living organisms in a particular area and all the nonlivi…
Recycling of chemical nutrients and flow of energy
7 Properties of life
Order, Regulation, Growth & Development, Energy processing, R…
Biosphere
All environments on Earth that support life
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Cell Biology (BIO 202) - Chapter 1: Introduction
Reproduce, Correct Defects, Respond, C…
Molecule
Water
Hydrogen Bonds
Functions of Cells
One or (usually) more atoms connected by chemical bonds
The major component of all organisms
O-H bonds make water very polar, and allow it to make _______…
Reproduce, Correct Defects, Respond, C…
Functions of Cells
Molecule
One or (usually) more atoms connected by chemical bonds
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Bio Chapter 1: An Introduction to Biology
Name the 8 things that define life
Cells/Organization
Energy use & metabolism
Response to environment
Cells/Organization... Energy use & metabolism... Response to enviro…
Cells are the smallest unit of life. Living things are highly…
Chemical reactions = metabolism
Organisms react to environment
Name the 8 things that define life
Cells/Organization... Energy use & metabolism... Response to enviro…
Cells/Organization
Cells are the smallest unit of life. Living things are highly…
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Bio 160: Chapter 1 (Introduction to Biology)
What is the definition of biology?
What are the 8 properties of life?
Describe the property of life: Order
Describe the property of life: Sensiti…
The science of life.
Order, Sensitivity/Responsiveness, Reproduction, Adaptation,…
- Organization of all living things... - Atoms -> Molecules -> C…
- Reaction to stimuli
What is the definition of biology?
The science of life.
What are the 8 properties of life?
Order, Sensitivity/Responsiveness, Reproduction, Adaptation,…
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BIO Unit 1 Introduction to Biology - Vocabulary
autotrophic
heterotrophic
unicellular (single-celled)
multi-cellular
Organisms that use energy from sunlight or chemicals to make…
Organisms that obtain energy from food it eats/has to eat oth…
Made up of only one cell.
Made up of two or more cells.
autotrophic
Organisms that use energy from sunlight or chemicals to make…
heterotrophic
Organisms that obtain energy from food it eats/has to eat oth…
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Biology Chapter 1- Introduction
Anatomy
Physiology
Levels of organization
Atom
Study of the structure of the body, its parts, and how they'r…
Study of how the body and its parts function.
Atom, Molecules, macromolecules, organelles, cells, tissues,…
Building block of matter.
Anatomy
Study of the structure of the body, its parts, and how they'r…
Physiology
Study of how the body and its parts function.
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Chapter 1: Introduction to Biology
biology
organism
organization
growth
Science dealing with the study of living organisms
anything that has once had the following characteristics: mad…
Arranged in an orderly way.
increase in mass
biology
Science dealing with the study of living organisms
organism
anything that has once had the following characteristics: mad…
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Chapter 1--Introduction to Biology
controlled experiment
variable
independent variable
dependent variable
a test where only one variable is changed
anything that can change in an experiment
the one variable that is manipulated by the scientist
the variable that responds to the one altered by the scientist
controlled experiment
a test where only one variable is changed
variable
anything that can change in an experiment
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BioTerm Quiz #1 - Introduction to Biology, chapter 1
bio-, vita-
-ology
hapl-, mono-, uni-
bi-, di-, diplo-
life
study or science of
one
two
bio-, vita-
life
-ology
study or science of
Chapter 1 Introduction to Biology
Organelle
Cell
Tissues
Organs
Functional unit of a cell
The most basic unit of life composed of organelles
Groups of similar cells that carry out a function within an o…
Group of Tissues that carry out a function within an organism
Organelle
Functional unit of a cell
Cell
The most basic unit of life composed of organelles
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Chapter 1 Introduction to Biology
Independent Variable
Dependent Variable
Inference
Observation
a factor that I can change that distinguishes the control fro…
a factor that is measured in a controlled experiment
a logical statement or guess based off of an observation ex.…
a record of what a scientist senses, may include smells, sigh…
Independent Variable
a factor that I can change that distinguishes the control fro…
Dependent Variable
a factor that is measured in a controlled experiment
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Chapter 1 Introduction to Biology
Biology
stimulus
homeostasis
independent variable
Science dealing with the study of living organisms
A change in an organism's surroundings that causes the organi…
Process by which organisms maintain a relatively stable inter…
The experimental factor that is manipulated; the variable who…
Biology
Science dealing with the study of living organisms
stimulus
A change in an organism's surroundings that causes the organi…
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Biology Chapter 1 Introduction to Biology
environment
biology
organism
organization
the living and nonliving things that surround an organism and…
The study of life
anything that once had or currently has all the characteristi…
arranged in an orderly way.
environment
the living and nonliving things that surround an organism and…
biology
The study of life
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BIO V01- Intro to Biology - Chapter 1
Biology
Seven properties and processes of life
Ecosystem
Community
Scientific study of life
Order, Reproduction, Growth and Development, Energy Processin…
all organisms
entire array of organisms in an ecosystem
Biology
Scientific study of life
Seven properties and processes of life
Order, Reproduction, Growth and Development, Energy Processin…
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Chapter 1: Introduction to Biology
applied science
atom
basic science
biology
A form of science that solves real-world problems
A basic unit of matter that cannot be broken down by normal c…
Science that seeks to expand knowledge regardless of the shor…
The study of living organisms and their interactions with one…
applied science
A form of science that solves real-world problems
atom
A basic unit of matter that cannot be broken down by normal c…
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Chapter 1 Introduction to Biology Vocabulary
applied science
atom
basic science
biology
a form of science that solves real-world problems
a basic unit of matter that cannot be broken down by normal c…
science that seeks to expand knowledge regardless of the shor…
the study of living organisms and their interactions with one…
applied science
a form of science that solves real-world problems
atom
a basic unit of matter that cannot be broken down by normal c…
Biology, Chapter 1.1, Introduction to Biologay
biology
organism
organization
growth
study of life
anything that has or once had the characteristics of life
characteristic of life; arranged in an orderly way
characteristic of life; the addition of mass to an organism
biology
study of life
organism
anything that has or once had the characteristics of life
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AP Bio Chapter 1: Introduction: Evolution and the Foundations of Biology
Evolution
Biology
Emergent properties
Systems biology
The process of change that has transformed life from its begi…
The scientific study of life.
Properties that emerge as a result of interactions among comp…
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.
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Biology: Chapter 1 - Introduction to Biology
grow and develop
organization
reproduce
adapt
add more cells
group of different parts that work together
make off spring and pass on DNA
gives different advantages to organisms
grow and develop
add more cells
organization
group of different parts that work together
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Chapter 1 - Introduction to Biology
Prokaryotic cell
Eukayrotic cell
Ecosystem
-Prokaryote... -Bacteria... -Eukarya
A cell that lacks a nucleus
A multicellular organism that contains a nucleus & organelles
The community of living things in an area; includes non-livin…
List the 3 major domains in biology
Prokaryotic cell
A cell that lacks a nucleus
Eukayrotic cell
A multicellular organism that contains a nucleus & organelles
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Chapter 1 Introduction into Biology
Biology
Organism
Organization
Development
Study of life
A living thing; anything that can carry out life processes in…
Characteristic of life meaning arranged in an orderly way
process of natural change that takes place during the life of…
Biology
Study of life
Organism
A living thing; anything that can carry out life processes in…
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Chapter 1 (Introduction of Biology)
science
observation
data
inference
the intellectual and practical activity encompassing the syst…
the action or process of observing something or someone caref…
facts and statistics collected together for reference or anal…
a conclusion reached on the basis of evidence and reasoning.
science
the intellectual and practical activity encompassing the syst…
observation
the action or process of observing something or someone caref…
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Chapter 1: Introduction to Biology
Applied Science
atom
basic science
biology
a form of science that solves real world problems
a basic unit of matter that cannot be broken down by normal c…
science that seeks to expand knowledge regardless of the shor…
the study of living organisms and their interactions with one…
Applied Science
a form of science that solves real world problems
atom
a basic unit of matter that cannot be broken down by normal c…
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Chapter 1 Introduction to Biology
Science
Observation
Data
Inference
organized way of using evidence to learn about the natural wo…
use of one or more of the senses—sight, hearing, touch, smell…
evidence; information gathered from observations
logical interpretation based on prior knowledge and experience
Science
organized way of using evidence to learn about the natural wo…
Observation
use of one or more of the senses—sight, hearing, touch, smell…
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Introduction to Biology- Chapter 1 Notes Vocabulary
Biology
Characteristics of living things
Cell
Single cell organism
The study of life
1)living things are made up of cells... 2)living things reproduc…
Collection of living matter enclosed by a barrier that separa…
Amoeba (unicellular)
Biology
The study of life
Characteristics of living things
1)living things are made up of cells... 2)living things reproduc…
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Chapter 1: An Introduction to Biology, Vocabulary
Organism
Cell
Cell Theory
Respiration
all living species are organisms
the most simple unit of organization
1) all organisms are made of cells... 2) cells are the smallest…
the process by which chemical reactions, that breakdown nutri…
Organism
all living species are organisms
Cell
the most simple unit of organization
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Chapter 1: Introduction to Biology
applied science
atom
basic science
biology
A form of science that solves real-world problems
A basic unit of matter that cannot be broken down by normal c…
Science that seeks to expand knowledge regardless of the shor…
The study of living organisms and their interactions with one…
applied science
A form of science that solves real-world problems
atom
A basic unit of matter that cannot be broken down by normal c…
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Biology Chapter 1 Introduction to Life Vocabulary
The Scientific Method
Discovery Science
Inductive Reasoning
Hypothesis Based Science
Used to understand natural causes for natural phenomena
Uses verifiable observations and measurments to "describe" sc…
Makes broad generalizations from specific observations
Uses data from discovery science to "explain" science by prop…
The Scientific Method
Used to understand natural causes for natural phenomena
Discovery Science
Uses verifiable observations and measurments to "describe" sc…
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Chapter 1- Introduction to Biology
Applied science
Atom
basic science
biology
a form of science that solves real world problems
a basic unit of matter that cannot be broken down by normal c…
science that seeks to expand knowledge regardless of the shor…
the study of living organisms and their interactions with one…
Applied science
a form of science that solves real world problems
Atom
a basic unit of matter that cannot be broken down by normal c…
Chapter 1 Biology: Introduction
Top 3 causes of death in the U.S.
Hypo
Hyper
Megalo
Heart Disease, Cancer, and Stroke
Low
High
...large
Top 3 causes of death in the U.S.
Heart Disease, Cancer, and Stroke
Hypo
Low
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Introduction to Biology: Chapter 1
biosphere
biodiversity
species
biology
all the living things and all the places they are found on ea…
diversity of species in biosphere
living organisms that can produce fertile offspring; a specif…
the study of all scientific forms of life
biosphere
all the living things and all the places they are found on ea…
biodiversity
diversity of species in biosphere
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Chapter 1- Introduction to Biology
theory
pattern
process
biology
an explanation for a very general class of phenomena or obser…
something that occurs in the natural world
responsible for creating the pattern
the study of life, the study of living organisms
theory
an explanation for a very general class of phenomena or obser…
pattern
something that occurs in the natural world
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Introduction to Biology (Chapter 1)
Heterotroph
Autotroph
DNA
Cell
An organism requiring organic compounds for its principal sou…
Any organism capable of self-nourishment (makes its own food).
The "blueprint" that makes up a living thing.
The basic structural unit of all organisms.
Heterotroph
An organism requiring organic compounds for its principal sou…
Autotroph
Any organism capable of self-nourishment (makes its own food).
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Chapter 1- Introduction to Biology
characteristic of life
characteristic of life
characteristic of life
characteristic of life
has biological info
reproduce with heredity
metabolize
respond to stimuli
characteristic of life
has biological info
characteristic of life
reproduce with heredity
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Chapter 1: Introduction to Biology
Control Group
Critical Thinking
Data
Deductive Reasoning
Group of individuals, identical to experimental group except…
Evaluating information before accepting it.
Experimental results
Using a general idea to make a conclusion about a specific ca…
Control Group
Group of individuals, identical to experimental group except…
Critical Thinking
Evaluating information before accepting it.
Introduction to Biology (Terms) (Chapter 1 & 3)
Biology
Cell
Homeostasis
Metabolism
Is the study of life
The smallest unit capable of performing the 7 properties of l…
Is the ability to maintain a stable internal environment
Is the sum of all chemical reactions carried out in an organism
Biology
Is the study of life
Cell
The smallest unit capable of performing the 7 properties of l…
27 terms
Chapter 1 (Introduction to Biology)
Applied Science
Atom
Basic Science
Biology
Form of science that solves real-world problems
Basic unit of matter that cannot be broken down further by no…
Form of science that serves to expand knowledge, regardless o…
Study of living organisms and their interactions with one ano…
Applied Science
Form of science that solves real-world problems
Atom
Basic unit of matter that cannot be broken down further by no…
11 terms
Chapter 1: Introduction to Biology
8 Characteristics of Living Things
Classifications
3 Domains of Life
Bacteria
1. Organization... 2. Homeostasis... 3. Metabolism... 4. Respond to St…
1. Domain (most inclusive group)... 2. Kingdom... 3. Phylum... 4. Clas…
1. Bacteria... 2. Archaea... 3. Eukarya
Most primitive organisms on Earth... Most are unicellular prokar…
8 Characteristics of Living Things
1. Organization... 2. Homeostasis... 3. Metabolism... 4. Respond to St…
Classifications
1. Domain (most inclusive group)... 2. Kingdom... 3. Phylum... 4. Clas…
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Holt's Modern Biology - Chapter 1 Introduction to Biology
It transmits a beam of electrons for a…
It passes a beam of electrons over the…
It is the power to show details closel…
It is the increase of an object's appa…
How does a transmission electron microscope work?
How does a scanning electron microscope work?
What does resolution refer to on a microscope?
What does a microscope's magnification refer to?
It transmits a beam of electrons for a…
How does a transmission electron microscope work?
It passes a beam of electrons over the…
How does a scanning electron microscope work?
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Biology Chapter 1: Introduction
biology
Characteristics That Seem To Be True f…
Cell
Unicellular
the study of living things
-Cell Structure and Function... -Stability and Homeostasis... -Repr…
the smallest living unit
made up of only one cell
biology
the study of living things
Characteristics That Seem To Be True f…
-Cell Structure and Function... -Stability and Homeostasis... -Repr…
13 terms
Chapter 1: Introduction to Biology
applied science
atom
basic science
biosphere
a form of science that solves real-world problems
a basic unit of matter that cannot be broken down by normal c…
science that seeks to expand knowledge regardless of the shor…
a collection of all ecosystems on Earth
applied science
a form of science that solves real-world problems
atom
a basic unit of matter that cannot be broken down by normal c…
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