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107 terms
BIOLOGY
Cell
Cell Theory
Biogenisis
Plasma Membrane
Basic unit of structure of living cells.
~ All organisms are made up of cells,... ~ Smallest organisation…
Cells derived from pre-existing cells.
Also known as the cell membrane. ... Separates the outside envir…
Cell
Basic unit of structure of living cells.
Cell Theory
~ All organisms are made up of cells,... ~ Smallest organisation…
422 terms
Biology
Plant Cell
Animal Cell
X) cell wall
W) wing of a bat and the arm of a human
What type of cell is this?
What type of cell is this?
Which of the following is NOT a structure found in human cell…
Which of the following are homologous structures: ... W) wing of…
Plant Cell
What type of cell is this?
Animal Cell
What type of cell is this?
382 terms
Biology
photosynthesis
photosynthesis equation(very important)
chloroplasts
glucose
Conversion of light energy from the sun into chemical energy.…
6CO2 + 6H2O --> light energy --> C6H12O6 + 6O2
A structure in the cells of plants and some other organisms t…
another name for sugar C6H12O6... three things used for making g…
photosynthesis
Conversion of light energy from the sun into chemical energy.…
photosynthesis equation(very important)
6CO2 + 6H2O --> light energy --> C6H12O6 + 6O2
13 terms
Biology
Plasma Membrane (cell membrane)
Lipid Bilayer
Phospholipid
Transport Protien
Flexible, selectively permeable (having pores or openings) bo…
double-layered sheet that forms the core of nearly all cell m…
Plasma membrane layers composed of phospholipid molecules arr…
Protein that moves substances or wastes through the plasma me…
Plasma Membrane (cell membrane)
Flexible, selectively permeable (having pores or openings) bo…
Lipid Bilayer
double-layered sheet that forms the core of nearly all cell m…
164 terms
Biology
Properties of the combinations of Carb…
Organic molecules
Testosterone
Hydroxl
-Nonpolar... -Not soluble in H2O ... -Hydrophobic ... -Stable
Molecules of life and are built around chains of carbon
Primary sex characteristics (male/female parts, sex drive, pr…
OH
Properties of the combinations of Carb…
-Nonpolar... -Not soluble in H2O ... -Hydrophobic ... -Stable
Organic molecules
Molecules of life and are built around chains of carbon
503 terms
Biology
Diffusion
Osmosis
Active Transport
Facilitated Diffusion
The passive movement of particles from an area of high concen…
A passive movement of water molecules through a semi permeabl…
An active movement where an input of energy is required. Part…
A passive movement of particles from high to low concentratio…
Diffusion
The passive movement of particles from an area of high concen…
Osmosis
A passive movement of water molecules through a semi permeabl…
545 terms
Biology
golgi apparatus
vacuole
ribosomes
rough er
An organelle in eukaryotic cells consisting of stacks of flat…
A membrane-bound sack that buds from the endoplasmic reticulu…
Cytoplasmic organelles at which proteins are synthesized.
A network of interconnected membranous sacs in a eukaryotic c…
golgi apparatus
An organelle in eukaryotic cells consisting of stacks of flat…
vacuole
A membrane-bound sack that buds from the endoplasmic reticulu…
20 terms
Biology
diffusion
facilitated diffusion
aquaporins
osmosis
particles tend to move from area of high concentration to are…
molecules that can't directly diffuse accross the membrane pa…
cells contain water channels, proteins that allow water to pa…
the diffusion of water through a selectively permeable membrane
diffusion
particles tend to move from area of high concentration to are…
facilitated diffusion
molecules that can't directly diffuse accross the membrane pa…
24 terms
Biology
meter (m)
liter (L)
gram (g)
triple beam balance
length
liquid volume
mass
mass
meter (m)
length
liter (L)
liquid volume
487 terms
Biology
Scientific question
Biology
Scientific Method
Hypothesis
Questions that can be answered by using experiments and factu…
The study of living organisms and how they function.
A method of procedure that has characterized natural science…
1st part of the scientific method
Scientific question
Questions that can be answered by using experiments and factu…
Biology
The study of living organisms and how they function.
200 terms
Biology
DNA
replication
nucleotides
RNA
Deoxyriboneucleic acid found mainly in the nucleus
double the chromosomes
neuclic acid base pairs
receives instructions from DNA
DNA
Deoxyriboneucleic acid found mainly in the nucleus
replication
double the chromosomes
200 terms
Biology
DNA
replication
nucleotides
RNA
Deoxyriboneucleic acid found mainly in the nucleus
double the chromosomes
neuclic acid base pairs
receives instructions from DNA
DNA
Deoxyriboneucleic acid found mainly in the nucleus
replication
double the chromosomes
30 terms
Biology
PATHOGEN
ANTIBODY
BACTERIA
VIRUSES
MICROORGANISM THAT CAUSES ILLNESS OR DISEASE
PRODUCED BY WBC WHEN IMMUNE SYSTEM DETECTS A PARTICULAR PATHO…
Bacteria are living cells and can multiply rapidly. Once insi…
Viruses can only reproduce inside host cells, and they damage…
PATHOGEN
MICROORGANISM THAT CAUSES ILLNESS OR DISEASE
ANTIBODY
PRODUCED BY WBC WHEN IMMUNE SYSTEM DETECTS A PARTICULAR PATHO…
75 terms
BIOLOGY
Cell
Cell Theory
Biogenisis
Plasma Membrane
Basic unit of structure of living cells.
~ All organisms are made up of cells,... ~ Smallest organisation…
Cells derived from pre-existing cells.
Also known as the cell membrane. ... Separates the outside envir…
Cell
Basic unit of structure of living cells.
Cell Theory
~ All organisms are made up of cells,... ~ Smallest organisation…
16 terms
Biology
Ecosystem
Population
Community
Herbivore
a system formed by the interaction of a community of organism…
a group of organisms of the same species populating a given a…
a group of interdependent organisms inhabiting the same regio…
any animal that feeds chiefly on grass and other plants
Ecosystem
a system formed by the interaction of a community of organism…
Population
a group of organisms of the same species populating a given a…
16 terms
Biology
Ecosystem
Population
Community
Herbivore
a system formed by the interaction of a community of organism…
a group of organisms of the same species populating a given a…
a group of interdependent organisms inhabiting the same regio…
any animal that feeds chiefly on grass and other plants
Ecosystem
a system formed by the interaction of a community of organism…
Population
a group of organisms of the same species populating a given a…
37 terms
Biology
cancer
development
ecology
gene
a growth defect in cells , a breakdown of the mechanism that…
the change in shape or organisms over time. Ex. a child's ___…
the branch of biology that studies the interactions of organi…
sections of chromosomes made of DNA that code for traits. The…
cancer
a growth defect in cells , a breakdown of the mechanism that…
development
the change in shape or organisms over time. Ex. a child's ___…
21 terms
Biology
allele
Archaea
ATP
biome
An alternative form of a gene.
Domain of prokaryotic organisms that are biochemically and ge…
(adenosine triphosphate) main energy source that cells use fo…
A group of ecosystems that share similar climates and typical…
allele
An alternative form of a gene.
Archaea
Domain of prokaryotic organisms that are biochemically and ge…
172 terms
Biology
abstract
applied science
atom
Basic science
opening section of a scientific paper that summarizes the res…
form of science that aims to solve real-world problems... (Page…
smallest and most fundamental unit of matter... (Page 38).
science that seeks to expand knowledge and understanding rega…
abstract
opening section of a scientific paper that summarizes the res…
applied science
form of science that aims to solve real-world problems... (Page…
37 terms
Biology
cancer
development
ecology
gene
a growth defect in cells , a breakdown of the mechanism that…
the change in shape or organisms over time. Ex. a child's ___…
the branch of biology that studies the interactions of organi…
sections of chromosomes made of DNA that code for traits. The…
cancer
a growth defect in cells , a breakdown of the mechanism that…
development
the change in shape or organisms over time. Ex. a child's ___…
188 terms
Biology
Endocrine system
Pituitary
thyroid
parathyroid
composed of glands that secrete different types of hormone th…
at the base of the brain; stimulates growth and controls func…
below the voice box; regulates body metabolism and causes sto…
in the neck; controls the calcium levels in your body, and no…
Endocrine system
composed of glands that secrete different types of hormone th…
Pituitary
at the base of the brain; stimulates growth and controls func…
28 terms
Biology
RNA
Gene
ATP
Cell
single strands of nucleotides used to transport messages
a segment of DNA that is located in the genome and that codes…
Single nucleotide with two extra energy storing groups
In biology the smallest unit that can perform all life proces…
RNA
single strands of nucleotides used to transport messages
Gene
a segment of DNA that is located in the genome and that codes…
627 terms
Biology
detection
transmission
perception
5 different types of receptors
ability to respond to stimulus
point of stimulus to brain
information received from brain
chemoreceptor--taste... mechanoreceptor--touch... photoreceptor--ey…
detection
ability to respond to stimulus
transmission
point of stimulus to brain
22 terms
Biology
allele
Archaea
ATP
biome
Different forms of a gene
Domain of prokaryotic organisms that are biochemically and ge…
(adenosine triphosphate) main energy source that cells use fo…
A group of ecosystems with similar climates and organisms
allele
Different forms of a gene
Archaea
Domain of prokaryotic organisms that are biochemically and ge…
24 terms
Biology
Cell
Organism
Microorganism
Bacteria
The building block of all life. It's the smallest living thing.
A living thing.
A unicellular living thing -- you need a microscope to see th…
A germ. Most do not cause disease and some are beneficial.
Cell
The building block of all life. It's the smallest living thing.
Organism
A living thing.
70 terms
Biology
polymer
Monomer
7 properties of life
6 steps of scientific procedure
A long molecule consisting of many similar or identical monom…
A simple compound whose molecules can join together to form p…
Structure, Regulation, Response to Stimuli, Growth and Develo…
Make an observation/question, Form a hypothesis, state what w…
polymer
A long molecule consisting of many similar or identical monom…
Monomer
A simple compound whose molecules can join together to form p…
13 terms
Biology
Biology
Excretion
Exobiology
Growth
Biology ... The study of life and living things.
Excretion ... The removal of unusable or excess material from a…
Exobiologist ... A biologist who studies the possibility of life…
Growth ... An increase in cell size or in the number of cells.
Biology
Biology ... The study of life and living things.
Excretion
Excretion ... The removal of unusable or excess material from a…
503 terms
Biology
Diffusion
Osmosis
Active Transport
Facilitated Diffusion
The passive movement of particles from an area of high concen…
A passive movement of water molecules through a semi permeabl…
An active movement where an input of energy is required. Part…
A passive movement of particles from high to low concentratio…
Diffusion
The passive movement of particles from an area of high concen…
Osmosis
A passive movement of water molecules through a semi permeabl…
520 terms
Biology
classification
mammal
reptiles
fish
process of putting things into groups.
a warm-blooded vertebrate animal of a class that is distingui…
vertebrates that live on land, scales cover body, lay eggs, c…
An ectothermic vertebrate that lives in the water and has fins.
classification
process of putting things into groups.
mammal
a warm-blooded vertebrate animal of a class that is distingui…
372 terms
Biology
Metabolism
Anabolism
Catabolism
Photosynthesis
The sum total of all processes in an organism which convert e…
The sum total of all processes in an organism which use energ…
The sum total of all processes in an organism which break dow…
The process by which green plants and some other organisms us…
Metabolism
The sum total of all processes in an organism which convert e…
Anabolism
The sum total of all processes in an organism which use energ…
146 terms
Biology
systolic
diastolic
blood pressure
function of the blood
Blood pressure in the arteries during contraction of the vent…
occurs when the ventricles are relaxed; the lowest pressure a…
Reflects the force the blood exerts against the walls of the…
Transportation materials to and from cells... Transports nutrien…
systolic
Blood pressure in the arteries during contraction of the vent…
diastolic
occurs when the ventricles are relaxed; the lowest pressure a…
469 terms
Biology
Golgi apparatus
Smooth ER
Rough ER
Organelles
packages proteins from the ER and materials and sends them to…
network or tubular membranes within the cytoplasm of the cell…
network of tubular membanes within the cytoplasm of the cell…
tiny structures within the cell that carry out specific funct…
Golgi apparatus
packages proteins from the ER and materials and sends them to…
Smooth ER
network or tubular membranes within the cytoplasm of the cell…
67 terms
Biology
PATHOGEN
ANTIBODY
BACTERIA
VIRUSES
MICROORGANISM THAT CAUSES ILLNESS OR DISEASE
PRODUCED BY WBC WHEN IMMUNE SYSTEM DETECTS A PARTICULAR PATHO…
Bacteria are living cells and can multiply rapidly. Once insi…
Viruses can only reproduce inside host cells, and they damage…
PATHOGEN
MICROORGANISM THAT CAUSES ILLNESS OR DISEASE
ANTIBODY
PRODUCED BY WBC WHEN IMMUNE SYSTEM DETECTS A PARTICULAR PATHO…
54 terms
Biology
Biology is used to demonstrate the gos…
Doctrine of humors
Doctrine of signatures
Spontaneous generation
Understanding Gods creation
States that living things are composed of four fluids, or hum…
They believe that when God cursed man with disease, he mercif…
Believed to generate spontaneously. Something is simply true…
Biology is used to demonstrate the gos…
Understanding Gods creation
Doctrine of humors
States that living things are composed of four fluids, or hum…
79 terms
biology
systolic
diastolic
blood pressure
function of the blood
Blood pressure in the arteries during contraction of the vent…
occurs when the ventricles are relaxed; the lowest pressure a…
Reflects the force the blood exerts against the walls of the…
Transportation materials to and from cells... Transports nutrien…
systolic
Blood pressure in the arteries during contraction of the vent…
diastolic
occurs when the ventricles are relaxed; the lowest pressure a…
15 terms
Biology
botany
zoology
anatomy
genetics
botany
zoology
18 terms
biology
1 law of thermodynamics
law of conservation of mass
oxidation
reduction
matter and energy can not be created or destroyed only change
mass is not lost it mite change form but never lost
add O
removing O
1 law of thermodynamics
matter and energy can not be created or destroyed only change
law of conservation of mass
mass is not lost it mite change form but never lost
40 terms
Biology
Competent Bacteria
Southern Blot, Northern Blot, Western…
Totipotent, Pluripotent, and Multipote…
Eukaryotic ribosome
Bacteria that are able of taking up DNA from environment
Size of DNA, Amount of mRNA, specific proteins marked by anti…
from the blastula can become anything even a whole organism,…
80s 60s+40s
Competent Bacteria
Bacteria that are able of taking up DNA from environment
Southern Blot, Northern Blot, Western…
Size of DNA, Amount of mRNA, specific proteins marked by anti…
18 terms
Biology
aerobic
anaerobic
Tracheids
Carpel
must have air
without air
Specialized cells that conduct water in angiosperms
The female reproductive organ of a flower, consisting of an o…
aerobic
must have air
anaerobic
without air
33 terms
Biology
element
compound
what are the 4 elements that compose 9…
describe the structure of an atom
a substance that can't be broken down to other substances by…
a substance consisting of two or more different elements comb…
carbon, hydrogen, oxygen and nitrogen
protons and neutrons are found inside the nucleus and electro…
element
a substance that can't be broken down to other substances by…
compound
a substance consisting of two or more different elements comb…
24 terms
Biology
meter (m)
liter (L)
gram (g)
triple beam balance
length
liquid volume
mass
mass
meter (m)
length
liter (L)
liquid volume
41 terms
Biology
Atom
Electron
6 important element of life
Compound... Coworker
Smallest basic unit of matter
Can't be broken down
S.P.O.N.C.H ... Sulfur... phosphorus... oxygen... nitrogen... Carbon... Hydrogen
Substance made of different atoms
Atom
Smallest basic unit of matter
Electron
Can't be broken down
52 terms
Biology
Iridium
Cretaceous Period
Cretaceous Period
Proof of Asteroid
A rare element that was found in high concentrations in the e…
The period that resulted in a mass extinction due to an aster…
The time of the dinosaurs.
1) Shocked quartz... 2) Sandstone caused by tsunami... 3) Large cra…
Iridium
A rare element that was found in high concentrations in the e…
Cretaceous Period
The period that resulted in a mass extinction due to an aster…
43 terms
Biology
Nervous System
Automatic
Sympathetic
Parasympathetic
Central NS & Peripheral
Sympathetic & Parasympathetic
Fight or Flight
Rest & Digest
Nervous System
Central NS & Peripheral
Automatic
Sympathetic & Parasympathetic
26 terms
BIOLOGY
Gene
Chromosome
DNA (Dioxyibose Nucleic Acid)
Nucleotide
A length of DNA long enough to be carrying the CODE for the s…
A structure made up of tightly wound DNA.
A DNA molecule is made up of 2 strands of nucleotides. They a…
Is a molecule made of a base, sugar and phosphate group... Four…
Gene
A length of DNA long enough to be carrying the CODE for the s…
Chromosome
A structure made up of tightly wound DNA.
46 terms
Biology
Free Ribosomes
Rough Endoplasmic Reticulums
Lysosomes
Golgi Apparatus
80s, translate mRNA to produce proteins; they are the sites o…
80s. The flattened membrane sacs, called cisterna, have ribos…
Houses digestive enzymes inside which can be used to break do…
Also contains flattened membrane sacs called cisterna and the…
Free Ribosomes
80s, translate mRNA to produce proteins; they are the sites o…
Rough Endoplasmic Reticulums
80s. The flattened membrane sacs, called cisterna, have ribos…
172 terms
Biology
Metabolism
Anabolism
Catabolism
Photosynthesis
The sum total of all processes in an organism which convert e…
The sum total of all processes in an organism which use energ…
The sum total of all processes in an organism which break dow…
The process by which green plants and some other organisms us…
Metabolism
The sum total of all processes in an organism which convert e…
Anabolism
The sum total of all processes in an organism which use energ…
12 terms
Biology
DNA
replication
nucleotides
RNA
Deoxyriboneucleic acid found mainly in the nucleus
double the chromosomes
neuclic acid base pairs
receives instructions from DNA
DNA
Deoxyriboneucleic acid found mainly in the nucleus
replication
double the chromosomes
16 terms
Biology
Homeostasis Theory
Evolutionary Theory
Gene Theory
Ecosystem Theory
internal environment of an organism stays relatively constant
All living things have a common ancestor, but eat is adapted…
Organisms contain coded info that dictates their entire being
Organisms are members of populations which interact with each…
Homeostasis Theory
internal environment of an organism stays relatively constant
Evolutionary Theory
All living things have a common ancestor, but eat is adapted…
24 terms
Biology
cytoskelonton
cilia
cell membrane
flagella
it is the cell structure
moves cells across their enviorment
it is the barrier
a long hair like structure outside the cell
cytoskelonton
it is the cell structure
cilia
moves cells across their enviorment
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