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36 terms
Mid-Term Biology Review
Dependent Variable
Independent Variable
Control Group
Experimental Group
The result of the independent variable being applied to somet…
What is being tested in an experiment.
The group that doesn't have the independent variable applied…
The group that is affected by the independent variable.
Dependent Variable
The result of the independent variable being applied to somet…
Independent Variable
What is being tested in an experiment.
88 terms
Mid-Term Biology Review
Eye piece or ocular
Nose piece
Fine adjustment knob
Coarse adjustment knob
Where you look in microscope to look at image.
holds the tree objective lenses. It rotates around in a circl…
Allows you to focus or fine tune the image.
Allows you to move the upper portion of the microscope up and…
Eye piece or ocular
Where you look in microscope to look at image.
Nose piece
holds the tree objective lenses. It rotates around in a circl…
124 terms
Biology Mid - Term Review
((CH. 1)) Biology is the study of...?
The process by which organisms keep th…
Which level of organization includes a…
In the metric system, the basic unit o…
living things
homeostasis
the biosphere
meter
((CH. 1)) Biology is the study of...?
living things
The process by which organisms keep th…
homeostasis
12 terms
Biology mid
Pseudoscience
Serendipity
Boreal forest location
Temp forest location
Fake science, little researchEx tartar cards astrology
Accidental discovery
North America, Europe, and Asia
S. and E. Canada, u.s., Europe, Asia, Australia
Pseudoscience
Fake science, little researchEx tartar cards astrology
Serendipity
Accidental discovery
89 terms
Biology Mid- Term
Steps of the Scientific Method
Parts of An Experiment
independent Variable
dependent Variable
1. Identify problem (posed as a question)... 2. State hypothesis…
Independent and dependent variables, constants, and control.…
The one and only variable that is purposefully changed or man…
Data collected which is affected by the Independent variable.
Steps of the Scientific Method
1. Identify problem (posed as a question)... 2. State hypothesis…
Parts of An Experiment
Independent and dependent variables, constants, and control.…
Biology Mid.
psychology
empirical
phrenology
functionalism
the discipline concerned with behavior and mental processes a…
relying on or derived from observation, experimentation, or m…
the now discredited theory that different brain areas account…
an early psychological approach that emphasized the function…
psychology
the discipline concerned with behavior and mental processes a…
empirical
relying on or derived from observation, experimentation, or m…
biology mid
if a homozygus tall pea plant and a ho…
a punnett square is used to determine…
different forms of a gene are called
whats the diff between monohybrid and…
the recessive trait seems to dissappear
probable outcome of a cross
alleles
mono 1 pair alleles ... di 2 pairs
if a homozygus tall pea plant and a ho…
the recessive trait seems to dissappear
a punnett square is used to determine…
probable outcome of a cross
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Biology Mid-Unit Review
What is an enzyme and what does it do ?
What is activation energy ?
nucleus
DNA
Enzymes are biological molecules (typically proteins) that si…
the minimum quantity of energy that the reacting species must…
The central and most important part of an object, movement, o…
It is the carrier of genetic information.
What is an enzyme and what does it do ?
Enzymes are biological molecules (typically proteins) that si…
What is activation energy ?
the minimum quantity of energy that the reacting species must…
36 terms
Biology MidYear
Control Group
Experimental Group
Independent Variable
Dependent Variable
A group in a scientific experiment where the factor being tes…
A group in a scientific experiment where the factor being tes…
The variable that is investigated in an experiment
The variable whose value is measured
Control Group
A group in a scientific experiment where the factor being tes…
Experimental Group
A group in a scientific experiment where the factor being tes…
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Biology Mid-Year
electron
proton
neutron
6 most common elements
-negatively charged particle (-)... -in constant motion in the s…
-positively charged particle (+) ... -form in the nucleus
-neutral charged particle ... -form in the nucleus
carbon, hydrogen, oxygen, nitrogen, phosphorus, and sulfur
electron
-negatively charged particle (-)... -in constant motion in the s…
proton
-positively charged particle (+) ... -form in the nucleus
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Biology Mid-Year Exam
Fat Equation
Carbs Equation
Protein Equation
Saturated Fat Equation
calories from fat/total calories
multiply by 4/ Total calories
multiply by 4/ Total calories
saturated fat/ total fat
Fat Equation
calories from fat/total calories
Carbs Equation
multiply by 4/ Total calories
34 terms
Biology Mid-Unit 3
What are two types of plants?
What is Monocot?
What is Dicot?
What are the plant characteristics of…
Monocot and Dicot.
Monocotyledons, are flowering plants whose seeds typically co…
The dicotyledons, were one of the two groups into which all t…
Embryos- One Cotyledon, Leaf Venation- Veins Usually Parallel…
What are two types of plants?
Monocot and Dicot.
What is Monocot?
Monocotyledons, are flowering plants whose seeds typically co…
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Biology mid term 3
Having two identical alleles for a par…
Define multiple allele
What is a zygote?
Which type of solution will cause cell…
Homozygous
gene that has two or more alleles
...
not Hypertonic
Having two identical alleles for a par…
Homozygous
Define multiple allele
gene that has two or more alleles
biology mid-term review
carbohydrate
lipid
monomer
polymers
macromolecule used for energy; simple sugars are its monomer
macromolecule used for storing energy; it has no monomers
subunits that bond to form polymers
chain of monomers
carbohydrate
macromolecule used for energy; simple sugars are its monomer
lipid
macromolecule used for storing energy; it has no monomers
COACH HUDSON biology mid exam
Ocular Lens (eye piece)
Body Tube
Revolving Nosepiece
Objective Lens
the magnifying lens that you look through (10x magnification)
connects eyepiece with the objective lens on revolving nosepi…
holds the objective lens and rotates to change magnification…
3 magnifying lens attached to revolving lens: shortest lens=4…
Ocular Lens (eye piece)
the magnifying lens that you look through (10x magnification)
Body Tube
connects eyepiece with the objective lens on revolving nosepi…
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Mid- Term Biology
Controlled Experiment
Inferrence
Hypothesis
Theory
test only one variable at a time
is a logical interpretation based on prior knowledge
a proposed scientific explanation that is testable
Ties a hypothesis together
Controlled Experiment
test only one variable at a time
Inferrence
is a logical interpretation based on prior knowledge
36 terms
Mid-Term Biology Review
Dependent Variable
Independent Variable
Control Group
Experimental Group
The result of the independent variable being applied to somet…
What is being tested in an experiment.
The group that doesn't have the independent variable applied…
The group that is affected by the independent variable.
Dependent Variable
The result of the independent variable being applied to somet…
Independent Variable
What is being tested in an experiment.
biology mid - term
biodiversity
how is biodiversity important when it…
ecosystem diversity
species diversity
total of all the genetically based variation in all organisms…
it is one of the earth's greatest natural resources. contribu…
variety of habitats, communities, and ecological processes in…
number of different species in biosphere or in a particular a…
biodiversity
total of all the genetically based variation in all organisms…
how is biodiversity important when it…
it is one of the earth's greatest natural resources. contribu…
Biology Mid-Term
Peer review
Homeostasis
Biology
Experiment
A process by which the procedures and results of an experimen…
Regulation of an organism's internal conditions to maintain l…
A branch of science that involves the study of living things
A scientific explanation of known facts arrived at through re…
Peer review
A process by which the procedures and results of an experimen…
Homeostasis
Regulation of an organism's internal conditions to maintain l…
73 terms
Mid-Term Biology Review
Characteristics of Life
Cell Theory
Biology
Scientific Method
Ability to adapt... Reproduce... Metabolism
• 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
Ability to adapt... Reproduce... Metabolism
Cell Theory
• All living things are made up of cells... • Cells are the basi…
36 terms
Mid-Term Biology Review
Dependent Variable
Independent Variable
Control Group
Experimental Group
The result of the independent variable being applied to somet…
What is being tested in an experiment.
The group that doesn't have the independent variable applied…
The group that is affected by the independent variable.
Dependent Variable
The result of the independent variable being applied to somet…
Independent Variable
What is being tested in an experiment.
87 terms
Biology mid- term
What are the characteristics of early…
When was earth formed approximately
The fossil record gives us a _____ of…
What are the two kinds of fossil dating
Poisenous atmosphier ... Hit by medeors ... No liquid water ... Valcan…
4.6 billion years ago
Record of early life
Relative dating: age of fossil by layer of rock ... Lower in roc…
What are the characteristics of early…
Poisenous atmosphier ... Hit by medeors ... No liquid water ... Valcan…
When was earth formed approximately
4.6 billion years ago
49 terms
AS Biology Mid
The plasma membrane is also called
The plasma membrane allows cells to
Homeostasis
Property of _________ ____________ hel…
cell membrane
exist in a hostile environment (like a shark cage)... -Separates…
Cells maintain a balance by controlling what enters and exits…
selective permeability
The plasma membrane is also called
cell membrane
The plasma membrane allows cells to
exist in a hostile environment (like a shark cage)... -Separates…
26 terms
Biology Lab 1114 Mid- term
solution
Solvent
Solute
Hypertonic
fluid (the solvent) that contains a dissolved solid (solute)
Liquid portion of a solution that dissolves a solute
Substrates dissolved in a solvent, forming a solution
Liquid with more dissolved solutes
solution
fluid (the solvent) that contains a dissolved solid (solute)
Solvent
Liquid portion of a solution that dissolves a solute
296 terms
biology mid term 2015
eyepeice/ ocular lens
body tube
medium power objective
arm
what you look through, magnifies the image by 10x
maintains correct distance between between eyepiece and objec…
further magnifies the image by 10x
supports the body tube
eyepeice/ ocular lens
what you look through, magnifies the image by 10x
body tube
maintains correct distance between between eyepiece and objec…
Biology Mid-Year Finale
Characteristics of Good Science
Prediction
Hypothesis
Independent Variable
-All methods assume that the natural world can be investigate…
Stating a pattern or relationship (If...then...)
A specific explanation for a pattern or a relationship (If..t…
A variable I am in control of
Characteristics of Good Science
-All methods assume that the natural world can be investigate…
Prediction
Stating a pattern or relationship (If...then...)
10 terms
Biology MidUnit Test
Ecology
Habitat
Introduced Species
Population
the study of how living organisms interact with each other an…
The requirements for an organism's place to live
A species that was taken from it's original location and plac…
a single species of animal that live in the same place.
Ecology
the study of how living organisms interact with each other an…
Habitat
The requirements for an organism's place to live
74 terms
Biology mid final
Wet mount slide
Cell theory
Compound light microscope
Stereo microscope
That thing to look at the stuff with
States that all organisms are made of cells
Composed of two lenses
Designed for low magnification observation
Wet mount slide
That thing to look at the stuff with
Cell theory
States that all organisms are made of cells
Honors Biology Mid Year
Ribosomes
Golgi Complex
Cytoplasm
Nucleus
Packets of RNA & Protein
Packets of macromolecules for transport
The fluid in which organelles reside
The brain of the cell
Ribosomes
Packets of RNA & Protein
Golgi Complex
Packets of macromolecules for transport
Biology Mid-term Review
Who was griffith?
Who were Hershey and Chase?
What is the purpose of deoxyribose acid?
What are the four bases of DNA?
Performed the first major experiment that led to the discover…
Alfred Hershey and Martha Chase discovered DNA contains genet…
stores genetic instructions for producing proteins
Adenine (A)... Thymine (T)... Guanine (G)... Cytosine (C
Who was griffith?
Performed the first major experiment that led to the discover…
Who were Hershey and Chase?
Alfred Hershey and Martha Chase discovered DNA contains genet…
21 terms
Biology Mid-Unit 3 Test
Basic Functions of Plant Cells
What are the parts of the plant cells…
Roots under a microscope
Stem under a microscope
*Various organelles (sub-cell parts) within the plant cell ar…
Nucleus-, it contains the majority of the cell's genetic mate…
Basic Functions of Plant Cells
*Various organelles (sub-cell parts) within the plant cell ar…
What are the parts of the plant cells…
Nucleus-, it contains the majority of the cell's genetic mate…
29 terms
AP Biology Ecology mid unit test review
biotic
abiotic
limiting factors
Macroclimate
Living components of an ecosystem
Nonliving components of an ecosystem: rocks, temperature ligh…
Factors that affect how many individuals of a particular spec…
Patterns (temperature, precipitation, light) on the global, r…
biotic
Living components of an ecosystem
abiotic
Nonliving components of an ecosystem: rocks, temperature ligh…
Biology Mid - Term
Metabolism
Homeostasis
Heredity
Evolution
The sum of all chemical reactions carried out in an organism
All living things must maintain a stable internal environment…
Passing of traits from parents to offspring
Change in inherited traits of species over time
Metabolism
The sum of all chemical reactions carried out in an organism
Homeostasis
All living things must maintain a stable internal environment…
73 terms
Mid-Term Biology Review
Characteristics of Life
Cell Theory
Biology
Scientific Method
Ability to adapt... Reproduce... Metabolism
• 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
Ability to adapt... Reproduce... Metabolism
Cell Theory
• All living things are made up of cells... • Cells are the basi…
88 terms
Mid-Term Biology Review
Eye piece or ocular
Nose piece
Fine adjustment knob
Coarse adjustment knob
Where you look in microscope to look at image.
holds the tree objective lenses. It rotates around in a circl…
Allows you to focus or fine tune the image.
Allows you to move the upper portion of the microscope up and…
Eye piece or ocular
Where you look in microscope to look at image.
Nose piece
holds the tree objective lenses. It rotates around in a circl…
326 terms
Biology Mid-Term
1. goggles must be worn at all times... 2…
waft
beaker
graduated cylinder
lab rules
How do you smell substances?
holding substances
to measure the volume of a liquid
1. goggles must be worn at all times... 2…
lab rules
waft
How do you smell substances?
33 terms
biology mid term 2015
infusion
irratiblity
spontaneous generation
activation energy
nutrient rich solution which microorganisms can live.
the sensitivity of a living organism to conditions outside it…
nonliving things can be changed directly to living things
energy necessary to start a reaction
infusion
nutrient rich solution which microorganisms can live.
irratiblity
the sensitivity of a living organism to conditions outside it…
72 terms
Biology Mid-Year Assessment
Autotroph
Heterotroph
9 Characteristics of living things
Homeostasis-
make their own food ... ex: plants, some bacteria.
find there own food... ex: humans, animals, some bacteria
- Cells/organisms... - DNA/Heredity... - Reproduction... - Grow and De…
The ability of an organism to maintain its internal environme…
Autotroph
make their own food ... ex: plants, some bacteria.
Heterotroph
find there own food... ex: humans, animals, some bacteria
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…
135 terms
Biology1 Mid-Year
Science
Observation
Data
Inference
Organized way using evidence learn about the natural world
Use of one or more of the senses-to gather information
Evidence; information gathered from observations
Logical interpretation based on prior information and experie…
Science
Organized way using evidence learn about the natural world
Observation
Use of one or more of the senses-to gather information
326 terms
Biology MidTerm
1. goggles must be worn at all times... 2…
waft
beaker
graduated cylinder
lab rules
How do you smell substances?
holding substances
to measure the volume of a liquid
1. goggles must be worn at all times... 2…
lab rules
waft
How do you smell substances?
Biology Mid Semester Review
Why are cells small?
What problems arise in large cells?
Draw and label the sister chromatids a…
What is the process and result of bina…
it gives a larger ratio of surface area
The DNA can't meet the cells needs
TI t is reproducing asexually and results in two new organisms
Why are cells small?
it gives a larger ratio of surface area
What problems arise in large cells?
The DNA can't meet the cells needs
171 terms
Biology 1107 MidTerm Exam
What is the difference between a compo…
mass number
atomic number
Identify the four elements that make u…
Chemical bond = molecule... crystalline structure or atom by its…
Mass number is the total number of protons and neutrons in th…
Atomic number is only the number of protons in the nucleus of…
CHNO -- Carbon, Hydrogen, Nitrogen, Oxygen
What is the difference between a compo…
Chemical bond = molecule... crystalline structure or atom by its…
mass number
Mass number is the total number of protons and neutrons in th…
Biology Mid-Year Review
Scientific Method
Control
Variable
Electrons
...
...
...
...
Scientific Method
...
Control
...
17 terms
Biology Mid-Year Assessment (Cells)
Is the cell membrane semi-permeable? W…
Nucleus
Nuclear Membrane
Cell Membrane
It is semi-permeable because it allows certain (but not all)…
The part that houses the cell's genetic material in the form…
The lipid bilayer membrane which surrounds the genetic materi…
The semipermeable membrane surrounding the cytoplasm of a cell
Is the cell membrane semi-permeable? W…
It is semi-permeable because it allows certain (but not all)…
Nucleus
The part that houses the cell's genetic material in the form…
Biology Mid Chapter Test
Atom
Compound
Element
Molecules
The smallest component of an element that still has the same…
A substance formed when two or more chemical elements are che…
A substance that cannot be decomposed into simpler substances…
two or more atoms joined together throuh a chemical bond... EX W…
Atom
The smallest component of an element that still has the same…
Compound
A substance formed when two or more chemical elements are che…
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…
14 terms
Biology Mid Review Quiz
Describe the features of viruses ~
Name and describe the stages of a lyso…
Describe the differences between proka…
Describe the effects of viruses ~
Virus's are complex but are very basic in structure. They are…
Lytic: Virus enters cell reproduces causes cell to burst over…
Prokaryotes: unicellular organisms, ... Eukaryotes: multicellula…
Cause sickness immune system can't fight them well because th…
Describe the features of viruses ~
Virus's are complex but are very basic in structure. They are…
Name and describe the stages of a lyso…
Lytic: Virus enters cell reproduces causes cell to burst over…
Biology Mid-Term
Describe the eight characteristics tha…
Describe the endosymbiotic theory in t…
Describe several examples of scientifi…
Explain the three parts of the cell th…
Homeostasis, Organization, Metabolism, Growth, Adaptation, Re…
Mitochondria and chloroplasts from previous prokaryotes were…
The membranes, reproduction, and DNA are similiar.
1. All living things are composed of cells.... 2. Cells are the…
Describe the eight characteristics tha…
Homeostasis, Organization, Metabolism, Growth, Adaptation, Re…
Describe the endosymbiotic theory in t…
Mitochondria and chloroplasts from previous prokaryotes were…
179 terms
Biology MidTerm Vocabulary
biology
organism
biosphere
biodiversity
the scientific study of all forms of life
any individual living thing
all living things and the part of the Earth and the atmospher…
a variety of life
biology
the scientific study of all forms of life
organism
any individual living thing
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