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64 terms
Biology MId-Term Review
active transport
amino acids
asexual reproduction
atom
Requires the use of cell energy used when molecules are movin…
Building blocks of protein
Process by which a single parent reproduces by itself
Smallest unit of matter that retains the properties of an ele…
active transport
Requires the use of cell energy used when molecules are movin…
amino acids
Building blocks of protein
44 terms
Biology Mid-Term Review
What is the difference between Qualita…
What are the steps of the scientific m…
What is the purpose of an experiment?
Name the 2 groups that make up a good…
Quantitative data: Anything that has numbers... like a graph…
1. Purpose/Question. Ask a question.... 2. Research. Conduct bac…
To prove or disprove your hypothesis.
Control group ... experimental group
What is the difference between Qualita…
Quantitative data: Anything that has numbers... like a graph…
What are the steps of the scientific m…
1. Purpose/Question. Ask a question.... 2. Research. Conduct bac…
63 terms
Biology Mid Term Review
An organized way of using evidence to…
Relationship between Observation and G…
To make a logical interpretation based…
Manipulated Variable
Science (Definition)
Observation generally involves using the senses, particularly…
An Inference
Factor in a experiment that the scientist changes
An organized way of using evidence to…
Science (Definition)
Relationship between Observation and G…
Observation generally involves using the senses, particularly…
350 terms
Biology (MidTerm Review)
Science
Observation
hypothesis
independent variable
an organized way of gathering and analyzing the natural world
Observation the process of notcing and descrbing events or pr…
A possible explantion for a set of observations or possible a…
A variabke that are change in the experiment on the x axis
Science
an organized way of gathering and analyzing the natural world
Observation
Observation the process of notcing and descrbing events or pr…
54 terms
Biology Mid Term Review
Characteristics of Life
Cell Theory
Biology
Scientific Method
1. Reproduction - asexual or sexual... 2. Gas Exchange - O2 CO2…
• All living things are made up of cells... • Cells are the basi…
study of all living organisms
systematic testing of a falsifiable hypothesis... 1. Observation…
Characteristics of Life
1. Reproduction - asexual or sexual... 2. Gas Exchange - O2 CO2…
Cell Theory
• All living things are made up of cells... • Cells are the basi…
140 terms
biology mid term review
cell
stimulus
response
homeostasis
smallest unit of living things
a change in the environment that causes an organism to react
the reaction to the stimulus
stable level of internal conditions in organisms
cell
smallest unit of living things
stimulus
a change in the environment that causes an organism to react
60 terms
Honors Biology Mid-term Review
Community
Mitochondria
Lysosome
Ribosome
What level of organization includes more than one species?
What organelle puts together ATP by breaking down glucose?
What organelle has hydrolytic enzymes to recycle cell parts?
What organelle makes proteins either on endoplasmic reticulum…
Community
What level of organization includes more than one species?
Mitochondria
What organelle puts together ATP by breaking down glucose?
85 terms
Biology MId-Term Review
activation energy
active transport
amino acids
asexual reproduction
Energy needed to get a chemical reaction started
Requires the use of cell energy used when molecules are movin…
Building blocks of protein
Process by which a single parent reproduces by itself
activation energy
Energy needed to get a chemical reaction started
active transport
Requires the use of cell energy used when molecules are movin…
96 terms
Biology Mid-term review
List the steps of the scientific method
Compare independent variable and depen…
List 3 ways data can be represented
What does "Mean" mean?
1. Problem... 2. Hypothesis (if, then)... 3. Independent variable,…
Independent: The thing being tested... Dependent: Results
1. Line graph... 2. Bar graph... 3. Pie chart
The average of all the numbers. (Add all the numbers together…
List the steps of the scientific method
1. Problem... 2. Hypothesis (if, then)... 3. Independent variable,…
Compare independent variable and depen…
Independent: The thing being tested... Dependent: Results
104 terms
Biology Mid-Term Review
Cells
Single
Hypothesis
Theory
Every living organism is composed of one or more ______.
Some organisms are ______ -celled, while others are multicell…
A ______, may be tested by experimentation.
A unifying explanation for a broad range of observations is a…
Cells
Every living organism is composed of one or more ______.
Single
Some organisms are ______ -celled, while others are multicell…
77 terms
Biology mid term review
protein
monomer
polymer
Macromolecules
chains of amino acid for building muscle, gene expression and…
many small single molecules
one large molecule consisting of monomers
Large molecules found in living cells
protein
chains of amino acid for building muscle, gene expression and…
monomer
many small single molecules
62 terms
Biology Mid Term Review
Independent Variable
Dependent Variable
Constants
Control Group
Manipulated Variable (you change this variable during the exp…
Responding Variable (you measure this during the experiment).
Variables that do not change
Normal standard to compare the results
Independent Variable
Manipulated Variable (you change this variable during the exp…
Dependent Variable
Responding Variable (you measure this during the experiment).
71 terms
Biology Mid-Term Review
Science
Observations lead to...
Hypothesis
Controlled Experiments test only _____…
Answers questions by doing EXPERIMENTS (investigating and col…
questions which leads to hypotheses.
Is and educated guess THAT CAN BE TESTED with an experiment.
One
Science
Answers questions by doing EXPERIMENTS (investigating and col…
Observations lead to...
questions which leads to hypotheses.
204 terms
Biology Mid Term Review
Autotroph
Heterotroph
How do cellular respiration and photos…
ATP
An organism that makes its own food
An organism that cannot make its own food.
The products of photosynthesis are the reactants for cellular…
(adenosine triphosphate) main energy source that cells use fo…
Autotroph
An organism that makes its own food
Heterotroph
An organism that cannot make its own food.
213 terms
Biology Mid Term Review
Autotroph
Heterotroph
How do cellular respiration and photos…
ATP
An organism that makes its own food
An organism that cannot make its own food.
The products of photosynthesis are the reactants for cellular…
(adenosine triphosphate) main energy source that cells use fo…
Autotroph
An organism that makes its own food
Heterotroph
An organism that cannot make its own food.
99 terms
Biology MidTerm Review
What are the 8 characteristics of life?
What are the 3 parts of the Cell Theory?
Who was the first to discover and use…
What are organic molecules?
1) All living things are made of cells... 2) Maintain homeostasi…
1) All living things are made up of cells... 2) Cells are the ba…
Robert Hooke was the first to discover cells in a cork
Molecules with carbon
What are the 8 characteristics of life?
1) All living things are made of cells... 2) Maintain homeostasi…
What are the 3 parts of the Cell Theory?
1) All living things are made up of cells... 2) Cells are the ba…
146 terms
Biology Mid-Term Review
Biology
observations
knowledge
inference
What is the study of living things?
The work of a scientist begins with careful ___________
Prior ____________
Logical ___________
Biology
What is the study of living things?
observations
The work of a scientist begins with careful ___________
48 terms
Biology MidTerm Review
Cell Membrane
Cell Wall
Chloroplast
Cytoplasm
The thin,flexible barrier around the cell; regulates what goe…
The strong supporting layer around the cell membrane in plant…
Captures the energy from sunlight and converts it to chemical…
Material inside cell membrane-not including the nucleus
Cell Membrane
The thin,flexible barrier around the cell; regulates what goe…
Cell Wall
The strong supporting layer around the cell membrane in plant…
203 terms
Biology Mid Term Review
Autotroph
Heterotroph
How do cellular respiration and photos…
ATP
An organism that makes its own food
An organism that cannot make its own food.
The products of photosynthesis are the reactants for cellular…
(adenosine triphosphate) main energy source that cells use fo…
Autotroph
An organism that makes its own food
Heterotroph
An organism that cannot make its own food.
77 terms
Biology mid term review
protein
monomer
polymer
Macromolecules
chains of amino acid for building muscle, gene expression and…
many small single molecules
one large molecule consisting of monomers
Large molecules found in living cells
protein
chains of amino acid for building muscle, gene expression and…
monomer
many small single molecules
70 terms
Biology Mid-Term Review
age profile
gene pool
competition
predator-prey relationship
The greater the proportion of elderly people in the populatio…
Combined genetic information of all the members of a particul…
A common demand by two or more organisms upon a limited suppl…
when an animal hunts and eats another animal (ex. lion and an…
age profile
The greater the proportion of elderly people in the populatio…
gene pool
Combined genetic information of all the members of a particul…
103 terms
Biology Mid-term review
Define science
Define hypothesis
what do scientist and test during a co…
list and definite scientific attitudes
a way of knowing
based on a set of observations, you suggest a possible explan…
a single variable
Curiosity: wanting to know why... Skepticism: question... Open-Mind…
Define science
a way of knowing
Define hypothesis
based on a set of observations, you suggest a possible explan…
80 terms
Biology MID-TERM exam review
Length-meter... Mass- gram... Volume-cm^3... pH…
Multiply the objective lens by the ocu…
Dependent is the Y and Independent is…
Hypothesis
Explain how scientist should measure the following: length, m…
Explain how to calculate the magnification of a microscope
What's the difference between dependent and independent varia…
Possible explanation for a set if observations or possible an…
Length-meter... Mass- gram... Volume-cm^3... pH…
Explain how scientist should measure the following: length, m…
Multiply the objective lens by the ocu…
Explain how to calculate the magnification of a microscope
49 terms
Biology - Mid Term Vocabulary Review
Biosphere
Ecosystem
Community
Population
~all the parts of the planet that are occupied by living thin…
~community of living things and the nonliving features of the…
~all of the populations living in the same place at the same…
~all organisms of the same species inhabiting the same area a…
Biosphere
~all the parts of the planet that are occupied by living thin…
Ecosystem
~community of living things and the nonliving features of the…
131 terms
Biology Mid-Term Review
0.000000001... 10⁻⁹
0.000001... 10⁻⁶
0.001... 10⁻³
0.01... 10⁻²
Billionth... Nano
Millionth... Micro
Thousandth ... Milli
Hundredth ... Centi
0.000000001... 10⁻⁹
Billionth... Nano
0.000001... 10⁻⁶
Millionth... Micro
51 terms
Biology Mid-Term Review
Control
What element that needs to be found in…
Monomer - lipids
Monomer - carbohydrates
The one test or a constant and unchanging standard of compari…
Carbon
Fatty acids
Sugars, starch and monosacharides
Control
The one test or a constant and unchanging standard of compari…
What element that needs to be found in…
Carbon
37 terms
Biology Mid-Term Review
Cell Membrane
Nucleus
Mitochondria
Ribosome
Protect and Enclose the contents of the cell and to keep cell…
Control center of the cell- Contains DNA and instructions
Power plant of the cell; Convert chemical energy stored in fo…
Assembles proteins
Cell Membrane
Protect and Enclose the contents of the cell and to keep cell…
Nucleus
Control center of the cell- Contains DNA and instructions
51 terms
Biology Mid-Term Review
Cell Biology
Molecular Biology
Genetics
Ecology
The study of the basic unit of life
The structure of DNA
The study of heredity/traits
The study of organisms and their relationship to each other a…
Cell Biology
The study of the basic unit of life
Molecular Biology
The structure of DNA
125 terms
Biology Mid Term Review
eubacteria... archeabacteria... protista... fun…
binomial nominclature
chordata
cell theory
six kingdoms
2 word naming system... genius and species name
have backbone
all living things made up of cells... the cell is the basic unit…
eubacteria... archeabacteria... protista... fun…
six kingdoms
binomial nominclature
2 word naming system... genius and species name
48 terms
Biology MidTerm Review
Cell Membrane
Cell Wall
Chloroplast
Cytoplasm
The thin,flexible barrier around the cell; regulates what goe…
The strong supporting layer around the cell membrane in plant…
Captures the energy from sunlight and converts it to chemical…
Material inside cell membrane-not including the nucleus
Cell Membrane
The thin,flexible barrier around the cell; regulates what goe…
Cell Wall
The strong supporting layer around the cell membrane in plant…
42 terms
Biology - Mid-Term Review
Atom
Element
Compound
Molecule
smallest unit of matter
substance made of only one type of atom
a substance made of 2 or more elements - chemically bonded
the smallest possible amount of a substance - any compound bo…
Atom
smallest unit of matter
Element
substance made of only one type of atom
118 terms
Biology Mid-term Review
independent variable
dependent variable
control
constants
what is intentionally changed in the experiment
the result or what changed between the sample with the indepe…
the sample that is normal; the one that the sample with indep…
the variables that are kept the same throughout the experiment
independent variable
what is intentionally changed in the experiment
dependent variable
the result or what changed between the sample with the indepe…
204 terms
Biology Mid-Term Review
Bar Graph
Line Graph
Pie Chart
Scatter Plot
-type of graph used to show data in categories, easier to com…
-type of graph used to show progression... -can be used to show…
-type of graph that show percentages out of a whole
-type of graph use to show a relationship between two variabl…
Bar Graph
-type of graph used to show data in categories, easier to com…
Line Graph
-type of graph used to show progression... -can be used to show…
166 terms
Biology MidTerm Review
Virus
Bacteria
Protists
Fungi
not living; needs a host; mutation
binary fission; heterotrophic?; diffusion; conjugation & muta…
sexual?; heterotrophic?; diffusion; sexual reproduction & con…
sexual?; heterotrophic; diffusion; sexual reproduction
Virus
not living; needs a host; mutation
Bacteria
binary fission; heterotrophic?; diffusion; conjugation & muta…
46 terms
Biology Mid Term Review
independent variable
dependent variable
control
constant
the variable that is manipulated
variable that responds to the IV, whats measured
group that does NOT receive the tested variable, compared to…
factors that are NOT changed during the experiment
independent variable
the variable that is manipulated
dependent variable
variable that responds to the IV, whats measured
78 terms
Biology Mid-Term Review
Acids
Bases
Enzyme
Substrate
-a substance with a pH of below 7... -have a higher concentratio…
-substance with pH of above 7... -have a higher concentration of…
-catalyst for living organisms... -involved in almost every proc…
-the chemical that is modified through the enzyme substrate c…
Acids
-a substance with a pH of below 7... -have a higher concentratio…
Bases
-substance with pH of above 7... -have a higher concentration of…
160 terms
Biology MidTerm Review
Cranial Cavity
Buccal Cavity
Spinal Cavity
Thoracic Cavity
protects the brain; contains the nasal and buccal cavities
protects the mouth
protects the spinal cord
protects the lungs and heart
Cranial Cavity
protects the brain; contains the nasal and buccal cavities
Buccal Cavity
protects the mouth
165 terms
Biology Mid-Term Review
Science
Scientific Method
Hypothesis
Controlled Experiment
The use of evidence to construct testable explanations and pr…
Make an observation, Ask a question, Form a hypothesis, Condu…
A tentative scientific explanation that can be tested by furt…
Only 1 variable is changed, all other variables should be kep…
Science
The use of evidence to construct testable explanations and pr…
Scientific Method
Make an observation, Ask a question, Form a hypothesis, Condu…
46 terms
Biology Mid Term Review
independent variable
dependent variable
control
constant
the variable that is manipulated
variable that responds to the IV, whats measured
group that does NOT receive the tested variable, compared to…
factors that are NOT changed during the experiment
independent variable
the variable that is manipulated
dependent variable
variable that responds to the IV, whats measured
124 terms
Biology mid-term review
Distinguish between Adams elements and…
Determine and atoms Avalance
Define isotope
Give it to examples of one biologists…
Atom-atoms are building blocks of elements made of neutrons p…
The unpaired electrons in the outer most energy level
Adams of the same element with different numbers of neutrons
When dating fossils and rocks and other objects
Distinguish between Adams elements and…
Atom-atoms are building blocks of elements made of neutrons p…
Determine and atoms Avalance
The unpaired electrons in the outer most energy level
136 terms
BIOLOGY MID-TERM REVIEW
Describe the importance of carbon to l…
What are carbon based molecules called?
Why are carbon atoms the lead players…
Hydrocarbons
almost all molecules are composed of carbon atoms bonded to e…
organic compunds
They have an outer shell that wants 8 valence electrons but o…
compounds composed of only carbon and hydrogen
Describe the importance of carbon to l…
almost all molecules are composed of carbon atoms bonded to e…
What are carbon based molecules called?
organic compunds
112 terms
Biology Mid-Term Review
Which of the following is not a goal o…
Science is best described as...
The work of scientists usually begins…
Information gathered from observing a…
To establish a collection of unchanging truths.
A way of knowing
Careful observations
Data
Which of the following is not a goal o…
To establish a collection of unchanging truths.
Science is best described as...
A way of knowing
42 terms
Biology Mid Term Review
Define Ecology
What is a Community? Example?
What is Ecological succession? What ar…
Name Biomes- 6 land, 3 water
study of the interactions of organisms with one another and w…
Organisms living together in an ecosystem- a forest community…
process through which an existing community is gradualy repla…
Tundra- permafrost... Taiga- conifers... Tropical Rainforest-…
Define Ecology
study of the interactions of organisms with one another and w…
What is a Community? Example?
Organisms living together in an ecosystem- a forest community…
46 terms
Biology Mid-Term Review
an organism's tendency to maintain a s…
in an experiment the condition manipul…
conditions that are kept the same in e…
in an experiment the condition affecte…
homeostatis
independent variable
control group
dependent variable
an organism's tendency to maintain a s…
homeostatis
in an experiment the condition manipul…
independent variable
95 terms
Biology Mid term review
The information gathered from observat…
what can be disproven by a single expe…
A controlled experiment isolates and t…
What is a theory?
...
...
...
...
The information gathered from observat…
...
what can be disproven by a single expe…
...
52 terms
Biology Mid-Term Review
What is a controlled experiment? What…
What is the purpose of scientists shar…
What is a theory? How is it different…
Be familiar with how to write a proper…
tests the hypothesis by experiment in which only one variable…
-for others to repeat it
well tested explanation that unifies a broad range of observa…
If independent variable, then dependent variable
What is a controlled experiment? What…
tests the hypothesis by experiment in which only one variable…
What is the purpose of scientists shar…
-for others to repeat it
50 terms
Biology Mid-term Review
Animal Cells
Cell
Cell theory
Eukaryote
Cells that make up animals;these lack a cell wall, central va…
the smallest thing that has all properties of life
a theory that describes how all things are made of one or mor…
A non-bacteria cell that does have organelles like a nucleus…
Animal Cells
Cells that make up animals;these lack a cell wall, central va…
Cell
the smallest thing that has all properties of life
22 terms
Biology Mid-Term Review
What is the science of biology?
What is science?
What is the goal of science?
What is the scientific method?
The science of life.
-An ongoing quest for knowledge.... -The formal definition is th…
-To provide natural and testable explanations for events in t…
1. Observation... 2.Inference... 3.Hypothesis... 4.Controlled experime…
What is the science of biology?
The science of life.
What is science?
-An ongoing quest for knowledge.... -The formal definition is th…
202 terms
biology mid-term review
botany
zoology
taxonomy
cytology
plants
animals
classification
cells
botany
plants
zoology
animals
30 terms
MID TERM REVIEW BIOLOGY
Metric System
Scientific Method
Characteristics of all living things
Levels of organization in biology
biologists use the metric system because ... -it's simpler becau…
IDEA:... can be...... -problem... -observation... -question... HYPOTHESIS:…
CELLS... ORGANIZATION... GROWTH + DEVELOPMENT... REPRODUCTION: REPR…
ATOMS - smallest units of matter... MOLECULES - water, prote…
Metric System
biologists use the metric system because ... -it's simpler becau…
Scientific Method
IDEA:... can be...... -problem... -observation... -question... HYPOTHESIS:…
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