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Prentice Hall: Biology (exploring life)
isotope
atomic number
Ionic Bond
Ion
one of two or more atoms with the same atomic number but with…
the number of protons in the nucleus of an atom
a chemical bond in which one atom loses an electron to form a…
An atom that has gained or lost electrons, thus acquiring a c…
isotope
one of two or more atoms with the same atomic number but with…
atomic number
the number of protons in the nucleus of an atom
Prentice Hall: Biology (exploring life)
isotope
atomic number
Ionic Bond
Ion
one of two or more atoms with the same atomic number but with…
the number of protons in the nucleus of an atom
a chemical bond in which one atom loses an electron to form a…
An atom that has gained or lost electrons, thus acquiring a c…
isotope
one of two or more atoms with the same atomic number but with…
atomic number
the number of protons in the nucleus of an atom
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Prentice Hall Biology Exploring Life Chapter 5
Organic Molecule... A molecule with car…
Organic Molecule
Inorganic Molecule
Hydrocarbon
...
A molecule with carbon.
An atom not containing carbon.
Organic molecules comprised of only carbon and hydrogen.
Organic Molecule... A molecule with car…
...
Organic Molecule
A molecule with carbon.
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Prentice Hall Biology Exploring Life Chapters 4
Matter
Element
Trace Element
Atom
Anything that occupies space and has mass.
A pure substance that cannot be broken down into other substa…
Elements that make up less than .01% of the human body.
The smallest possible part of an element.
Matter
Anything that occupies space and has mass.
Element
A pure substance that cannot be broken down into other substa…
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Prentice Hall Biology Exploring Life Chapter 1
Biosphere
Ecosystem
Organism
Cell
All the parts of the planet that are inhabited by living thin…
A community of living things plus the nonliving features of t…
A living thing.
The basic unit of living matter.
Biosphere
All the parts of the planet that are inhabited by living thin…
Ecosystem
A community of living things plus the nonliving features of t…
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Prentice Hall Biology Exploring Life Chapter 3
Animal behavior
Immediate cause
Ultimate cause
Innate behavior
What an animal does when interacting with its enviroment.
An explanation of an organism's behavior based on its immedia…
An explanation of an organism's behavior based on its evoluti…
A behavior performed correctly and in the same way by all ind…
Animal behavior
What an animal does when interacting with its enviroment.
Immediate cause
An explanation of an organism's behavior based on its immedia…
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Prentice Hall Biology Exploring Life Chapter 5
Organic Molecule
Inorganic Molecule
Hydrocarbon
Functional Group
A molecule with carbon.
An atom not containing carbon.
Organic molecules comprised of only carbon and hydrogen.
A group of atoms that interact in predictable ways with other…
Organic Molecule
A molecule with carbon.
Inorganic Molecule
An atom not containing carbon.
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Prentice Hall Biology Exploring Life Chapter 2
Observations
Data
Inference
Generalization
Use of the senses to gather and record information.
Recorded observations.
A logical conclusion based on observations.
A general conclusion.
Observations
Use of the senses to gather and record information.
Data
Recorded observations.
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Prentice Hall Biology Exploring Life Chapter 1
Biosphere
Ecosystem
Organism
Cell
All the parts of the planet that are inhabited by living thin…
A community of living things plus the nonliving features of t…
A living thing.
The basic unit of living matter.
Biosphere
All the parts of the planet that are inhabited by living thin…
Ecosystem
A community of living things plus the nonliving features of t…
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Prentice Hall Biology: exploring life chapter 11
Virus
bacteriophage
deoxyribose nucleic acid (DNA)
nucleotide
a package of nucleic acid wrapped in a protein coat. not cell…
a virus that infects bacteria
a kind of nucleic acid, a polymer built from monomers called…
building blocks of DNA, Four types of nucleotides make up DNA
Virus
a package of nucleic acid wrapped in a protein coat. not cell…
bacteriophage
a virus that infects bacteria
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Prentice Hall Biology Exploring Life Chapter 1
Biosphere
Ecosystem
Organism
Cell
All the parts of the planet that are inhabited by living thin…
A community of living things plus the nonliving features of t…
A living thing.
The basic unit of living matter.
Biosphere
All the parts of the planet that are inhabited by living thin…
Ecosystem
A community of living things plus the nonliving features of t…
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Prentice Hall Biology Exploring Life Ch 6 Vocab
Active Transport
ATP
Cell Theory
Cell Wall
When cells use energy to move ions or molecules across cell m…
Cells use this energy source for work
The generalization that all living things are made of cells,…
a rigid structure that surrounds the cell membrane and provid…
Active Transport
When cells use energy to move ions or molecules across cell m…
ATP
Cells use this energy source for work
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CH. 4 BIOLOGY EXPLORING LIFE PRENTICE HALL JMAN
Matter
Element
Trace element
Compound
Anything that has mass and takes up space
A pure substance that cannot be broken down into other substa…
an element that is essential for life but required in extreme…
A substance made up of atoms of two or more different element…
Matter
Anything that has mass and takes up space
Element
A pure substance that cannot be broken down into other substa…
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CH. 5 Biology Exploring Life Prentice Hall JMAN
Organic Molecule
Inorganic Molecule
Hydrocarbon
Functional Group
Most carbon based molecules.
non-carbon based molecules
an organic compound composed only of carbon and hydrogen
the portion of a molecule that is active in a chemical reacti…
Organic Molecule
Most carbon based molecules.
Inorganic Molecule
non-carbon based molecules
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Prentice Hall Science Explorer Cells, Heredity and Biology
Three parts of Cell theory
Organelle
Cell wall
Do animal cells have cell walls?
1) All living things are composed of cells... 2) Cells are the b…
cell structures that carry out different functions within a c…
rigid layer of nonliving material in plants... Made of cellulose
No - 0nly plant cells
Three parts of Cell theory
1) All living things are composed of cells... 2) Cells are the b…
Organelle
cell structures that carry out different functions within a c…
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Prentice Hall Biology Exploring Life Chapter 7 and 8
Autotroph
Photosynthesis
Producer
Heterotroph
An organism that makes its own food.
Starting with inorganic molecules and being converted to orga…
Autotroph- organisms that produce organic molecules that serv…
Organisms that cannot make their own food.
Autotroph
An organism that makes its own food.
Photosynthesis
Starting with inorganic molecules and being converted to orga…
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Biology Exploring Life Prentice Hall 2004 copyright Ch. 9
Chromatin
Chromosome
Crossing over
Cytokinesis
Combination of DNA and protein molecules, in the form of long…
Condensed threads of genetic material formed from chromatin a…
Exchange of genetic material between homologous chromosomes d…
Process by which the cytoplasm of a cell is divided in two; u…
Chromatin
Combination of DNA and protein molecules, in the form of long…
Chromosome
Condensed threads of genetic material formed from chromatin a…
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Prentice hall science explorer human biology and health chapter 3
Aorta
Valve
Capillary
Platelet
carries blood from the left ventricle to the body.
a flap of tissue that prevents blood from flowing backward.
materials are exchanged between blood and the body's cells in…
cell fragments that play an important part in forming blood c…
Aorta
carries blood from the left ventricle to the body.
Valve
a flap of tissue that prevents blood from flowing backward.
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Biology Exploring Life Prentice Hall 2004 copyright Ch. 1 & 2
Biosphere
Ecosystem
Organism
Cell
all the parts of the planet that are inhabited by living thin…
community of living things plus the nonliving features of the…
living thing.... a) Anything that can move and reproduce... b) A li…
basic unit of living matter; separated from its environment b…
Biosphere
all the parts of the planet that are inhabited by living thin…
Ecosystem
community of living things plus the nonliving features of the…
34 terms
Prentice Hall Biology Exploring Life Chapter 7 and 8
Autotroph
Photosynthesis
Producer
Heterotroph
An organism that makes its own food.
Starting with inorganic molecules and being converted to orga…
Autotroph- organisms that produce organic molecules that serv…
Organisms that cannot make their own food.
Autotroph
An organism that makes its own food.
Photosynthesis
Starting with inorganic molecules and being converted to orga…
43 terms
Prentice Hall Biology Exploring Life Ch 6 Vocab
Active Transport
ATP
Cell Theory
Cell Wall
When cells use energy to move ions or molecules across cell m…
Cells use this energy source for work
The generalization that all living things are made of cells,…
a rigid structure that surrounds the cell membrane and provid…
Active Transport
When cells use energy to move ions or molecules across cell m…
ATP
Cells use this energy source for work
29 terms
Prentice Hall Science Explorer Human Biology Chapter 4
respiration
cilia
pharynx
trachea
The process by which cells break down simple food molecules t…
tiny hairlike extensions that move together in a sweeping mot…
the throat; part of both the respiratory and digestive systems
The windpipe; a passage through which air moves in the respir…
respiration
The process by which cells break down simple food molecules t…
cilia
tiny hairlike extensions that move together in a sweeping mot…
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Biology Exploring Life Prentice Hall 2004 copyright Ch. 1 & 2
Biosphere
Ecosystem
Organism
Cell
all the parts of the planet that are inhabited by living thin…
community of living things plus the nonliving features of the…
living thing.... a) Anything that can move and reproduce... b) A li…
basic unit of living matter; separated from its environment b…
Biosphere
all the parts of the planet that are inhabited by living thin…
Ecosystem
community of living things plus the nonliving features of the…
30 terms
Biology Exploring Life Prentice Hall 2004 copyright Ch. 1 & 2
Biosphere
Ecosystem
Organism
Cell
all the parts of the planet that are inhabited by living thin…
community of living things plus the nonliving features of the…
living thing.... a) Anything that can move and reproduce... b) A li…
basic unit of living matter; separated from its environment b…
Biosphere
all the parts of the planet that are inhabited by living thin…
Ecosystem
community of living things plus the nonliving features of the…
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Biology Prentice Hall Exploring Life Chapter 15 Key Terms
Biological species concept
Macroevolution
Speciation
Reproductive isolation
A species as a population or group of populations whose membe…
Evolution encompassing more dramatic biological changes
The origin of new species.
Reproductive barrier that keeps the two species from interbre…
Biological species concept
A species as a population or group of populations whose membe…
Macroevolution
Evolution encompassing more dramatic biological changes
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Prentice Hall Science Explorer: Human Biology and Health Ch. 2
nutrient
calorie
carbohydrate
glucose
substance in food that provides the raw materials and energy…
the amount of energy needed to raise the temperature of one g…
nutrient composed of carbon, oxygen, and hydrogen that is a m…
a sugar that is the major source of energy for the body's cells
nutrient
substance in food that provides the raw materials and energy…
calorie
the amount of energy needed to raise the temperature of one g…
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Prentice Hall Science Explorer Human Biology and Health Chapter 4
excretion
urine
urea
kidney
the process by which wastes are removed from the body
a watery fluid produced by the kidneys that contain urea and…
a chemical that comes from the breakdown of proteins
a major organ of the excretory system which removes urea and…
excretion
the process by which wastes are removed from the body
urine
a watery fluid produced by the kidneys that contain urea and…
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Biology Exploring Life Prentice Hall 2004 copyright Ch. 1 & 2
Biosphere
Ecosystem
Organism
Cell
all the parts of the planet that are inhabited by living thin…
community of living things plus the nonliving features of the…
living thing.... a) Anything that can move and reproduce... b) A li…
basic unit of living matter; separated from its environment b…
Biosphere
all the parts of the planet that are inhabited by living thin…
Ecosystem
community of living things plus the nonliving features of the…
34 terms
Prentice Hall Biology Exploring Life Chapter 7 and 8
Autotroph
Photosynthesis
Producer
Heterotroph
An organism that makes its own food.
Starting with inorganic molecules and being converted to orga…
Autotroph- organisms that produce organic molecules that serv…
Organisms that cannot make their own food.
Autotroph
An organism that makes its own food.
Photosynthesis
Starting with inorganic molecules and being converted to orga…
24 terms
Prentice hall science explorer human biology and health chapter 3
Aorta
Valve
Capillary
Platelet
carries blood from the left ventricle to the body.
a flap of tissue that prevents blood from flowing backward.
materials are exchanged between blood and the body's cells in…
cell fragments that play an important part in forming blood c…
Aorta
carries blood from the left ventricle to the body.
Valve
a flap of tissue that prevents blood from flowing backward.
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Prentice hall science explorer human biology and health chapter 3
Cardiovascular System
Heart
Aorta
Atrium
Consists of the heart, blood vessels, and blood- carries need…
a hollow, muscular organ that pumps blood throughout the body.
carries blood from the left ventricle to the body; largest ar…
upper chambers of the heart
Cardiovascular System
Consists of the heart, blood vessels, and blood- carries need…
Heart
a hollow, muscular organ that pumps blood throughout the body.
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Prentice hall science explorer human biology and health chapter 3
Aorta
Valve
Capillary
Platelet
carries blood from the left ventricle to the body.
a flap of tissue that prevents blood from flowing backward.
materials are exchanged between blood and the body's cells in…
cell fragments that play an important part in forming blood c…
Aorta
carries blood from the left ventricle to the body.
Valve
a flap of tissue that prevents blood from flowing backward.
27 terms
Prentice Hall Science Explorer Human Biology and Health Chapter 4
addiction
nicotine
bronchi
excretion
a physical dependence on a substance
a stimulant drug in tobacco that increases the activities of…
the passages that direct air into the lungs
the process by which wastes are removed from the body
addiction
a physical dependence on a substance
nicotine
a stimulant drug in tobacco that increases the activities of…
27 terms
Prentice Hall Science Explorer: Human Biology and Health Ch. 1
What is much of a newborn baby's skele…
What is cartilage?
What is marrow?
Name the functions of the skeleton
cartilage
a connective tissue that is more flexible than bone amd that…
the soft connective tissue that fills the internal spaces in…
provides shape and support, enables you to move, protects you…
What is much of a newborn baby's skele…
cartilage
What is cartilage?
a connective tissue that is more flexible than bone amd that…
26 terms
Prentice Hall Science Explorer Human Biology and Health Chapter 4
addiction
nocotine
bronchi
excretion
a physical dependence on a substance
a stimulant drug in tobacco that increases the activities of…
the passages that direct air into the lungs
the process by which wastes are removed from the body
addiction
a physical dependence on a substance
nocotine
a stimulant drug in tobacco that increases the activities of…
25 terms
Hall-Intro to Biology
adaptation
biology
constant
control group
inherited characteristic of a species that develops over time…
science of life; examines how living things interact, how sys…
a factor that remains fixed during an experiment while the in…
in a controlled experiment, the group not receiving the facto…
adaptation
inherited characteristic of a species that develops over time…
biology
science of life; examines how living things interact, how sys…
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Age of Exploration, Hall of Fame
Marco Polo... (1254-1324)
Brother Mauro... (c1400-1464)
Henry the Navigator... (1394-1460)
Bartolomeu Dias... (1450-1500)
Italian merchant who went overland to India and China and spe…
An Italian 15th-century cartographer who created the most det…
Prince of Portugal who organized a navigation school for sail…
Portuguese explorer who reached the southern tip of Africa
Marco Polo... (1254-1324)
Italian merchant who went overland to India and China and spe…
Brother Mauro... (c1400-1464)
An Italian 15th-century cartographer who created the most det…
77 terms
Prentice Hall Science Explorer: Human Biology and Health Ch. 2
nutrient
calorie
carbohydrate
glucose
substance in food that provides the raw materials and energy…
the amount of energy needed to raise the temperature of one g…
nutrient composed of carbon, oxygen, and hydrogen that is a m…
a sugar that is the major source of energy for the body's cells
nutrient
substance in food that provides the raw materials and energy…
calorie
the amount of energy needed to raise the temperature of one g…
218 terms
Prentice Hall Science Explorer Human Biology and Health ALL CHAPTERS
absorption
active immunity
addiction
adolescence
the process by which nutrient molecules pass through the wall…
immunity that occurs when a person's own immune system produc…
a physical dependence on a substance
the stage of development between childhood and adulthood when…
absorption
the process by which nutrient molecules pass through the wall…
active immunity
immunity that occurs when a person's own immune system produc…
218 terms
Prentice Hall Science Explorer Human Biology and Health ALL CHAPTERS
absorption
active immunity
addiction
adolescence
the process by which nutrient molecules pass through the wall…
immunity that occurs when a person's own immune system produc…
a physical dependence on a substance
the stage of development between childhood and adulthood when…
absorption
the process by which nutrient molecules pass through the wall…
active immunity
immunity that occurs when a person's own immune system produc…
218 terms
Prentice Hall Science Explorer Human Biology and Health ALL CHAPTERS
absorption
active immunity
addiction
adolescence
the process by which nutrient molecules pass through the wall…
immunity that occurs when a person's own immune system produc…
a physical dependence on a substance
the stage of development between childhood and adulthood when…
absorption
the process by which nutrient molecules pass through the wall…
active immunity
immunity that occurs when a person's own immune system produc…
25 terms
Prentice Hall Science Explorer Human Biology and Health Chapter 4
addiction
nicotine
bronchi
excretion
a physical dependence on a substance
a stimulant drug in tobacco that increases the activities of…
the passages that direct air into the lungs
the process by which wastes are removed from the body
addiction
a physical dependence on a substance
nicotine
a stimulant drug in tobacco that increases the activities of…
18 terms
Prentice Hall Science Explorer Human Biology and health chapter 2
digestion
absorption
saliva
enzyme
the process by which the body breaks down food into small nut…
the process by which nutrient molecules pass through the wall…
the fluid released when the mouth waters that plays an import…
a protein that speeds up chemical reactions in the body
digestion
the process by which the body breaks down food into small nut…
absorption
the process by which nutrient molecules pass through the wall…
218 terms
Prentice Hall Science Explorer Human Biology and Health ALL CHAPTERS
absorption
active immunity
addiction
adolescence
the process by which nutrient molecules pass through the wall…
immunity that occurs when a person's own immune system produc…
a physical dependence on a substance
the stage of development between childhood and adulthood when…
absorption
the process by which nutrient molecules pass through the wall…
active immunity
immunity that occurs when a person's own immune system produc…
26 terms
Prentice Hall Science Explorer Human Biology and Health Chapter 4
addiction
nocotine
bronchi
excretion
a physical dependence on a substance
a stimulant drug in tobacco that increases the activities of…
the passages that direct air into the lungs
the process by which wastes are removed from the body
addiction
a physical dependence on a substance
nocotine
a stimulant drug in tobacco that increases the activities of…
26 terms
Prentice Hall Science Explorer Human Biology and Health Chapter 4
addiction
nocotine
bronchi
excretion
a physical dependence on a substance
a stimulant drug in tobacco that increases the activities of…
the passages that direct air into the lungs
the process by which wastes are removed from the body
addiction
a physical dependence on a substance
nocotine
a stimulant drug in tobacco that increases the activities of…
27 terms
Prentice Hall Science Explorer: Human Biology and Health Ch. 1
What is much of a newborn baby's skele…
What is cartilage?
What is marrow?
Name the functions of the skeleton
cartilage
a connective tissue that is more flexible than bone amd that…
the soft connective tissue that fills the internal spaces in…
provides shape and support, enables you to move, protects you…
What is much of a newborn baby's skele…
cartilage
What is cartilage?
a connective tissue that is more flexible than bone amd that…
24 terms
Prentice hall science explorer human biology and health chapter 3
Aorta
Valve
Capillary
Platelet
carries blood from the left ventricle to the body.
a flap of tissue that prevents blood from flowing backward.
materials are exchanged between blood and the body's cells in…
cell fragments that play an important part in forming blood c…
Aorta
carries blood from the left ventricle to the body.
Valve
a flap of tissue that prevents blood from flowing backward.
218 terms
Prentice Hall Science Explorer Human Biology and Health ALL CHAPTERS
absorption
active immunity
addiction
adolescence
the process by which nutrient molecules pass through the wall…
immunity that occurs when a person's own immune system produc…
a physical dependence on a substance
the stage of development between childhood and adulthood when…
absorption
the process by which nutrient molecules pass through the wall…
active immunity
immunity that occurs when a person's own immune system produc…
89 terms
Prentice Hall Science Explorer Human Biology and Health ALL CHAPTERS
absorption
amino acids
antigen
anus
the process by which nutrient molecules pass through the wall…
small units that are linked together chemically to form large…
a molecule that the immune system recognizes either as part o…
a muscular opening at the end of the rectum through which was…
absorption
the process by which nutrient molecules pass through the wall…
amino acids
small units that are linked together chemically to form large…
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