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SCI203A: Biology | Unit 3: Cell Biology | Lesson 18: Photosynthesis and Glucose
SCI203A: Biology | Unit 3: Cell Biolog…
However, plants (and some other kinds…
At the end of the light-dependent reac…
The second and final stage of photosyn…
The first stage of photosynthesis is connected to the second,…
In the second and final stage of photosynthesis, this "magic"…
That chemical energy is then used in the final stage of photo…
There are many names for the final stage of photosynthesis. L…
SCI203A: Biology | Unit 3: Cell Biolog…
The first stage of photosynthesis is connected to the second,…
However, plants (and some other kinds…
In the second and final stage of photosynthesis, this "magic"…
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Science - Biology Unit 3
Active Transport
Passive Transport
Concentration
Volume
cell transport using energy from the cell
cell transport not using the cell's own energy
the amount of a dissolved substance in a given volume
the amount of space something takes up
Active Transport
cell transport using energy from the cell
Passive Transport
cell transport not using the cell's own energy
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Biology Vocabulary (UNIT 3)
cell cycle
chromatid
chromosome
cytokinesis
process of cellular reproduction.
relaxed form of DNA in the nucleus of a cell.
DNA-containing structure that carries genetic material from o…
third main stage of the cell cycle, during which the cell's c…
cell cycle
process of cellular reproduction.
chromatid
relaxed form of DNA in the nucleus of a cell.
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Unit 3 Science Vocabulary
Mineral
Deposition
Fossils
Non-renewable resource
a nonliving solid that has a crystal form
when sediment is left in a new place
the evidence/remains in rocks of the presence of a plant or a…
a resource, that once used, cannot be replaced in a reasonabl…
Mineral
a nonliving solid that has a crystal form
Deposition
when sediment is left in a new place
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Science Unit 3 Vocabulary
weathering
erosion
deposition
sediment
the process of rocks breaking apart
the process of moving weathered rock from one place to another
the dropping of weathered rock by wind or moving water
very small pieces of rock
weathering
the process of rocks breaking apart
erosion
the process of moving weathered rock from one place to another
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Science Vocabulary Unit 3
Solid
Liquid
Gas
Particle
Something that is firm and stable. It has a shape
Something that flows freely, it can be contained and it can b…
An air-like substance that can fill any space
The smallest part of matter
Solid
Something that is firm and stable. It has a shape
Liquid
Something that flows freely, it can be contained and it can b…
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Unit 3 Science Vocabulary
solvent
the most common solvent
cloud
condensation
a substance that can dissolve another substance
water
a visible body of very fine water droplets or ice particles s…
the change of a gas to a liquid
solvent
a substance that can dissolve another substance
the most common solvent
water
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Science- Unit 3 Vocabulary
Matter -anything that takes up space
Physical Property- characteristic of m…
Mass- The amount of matter an object h…
Volume- The amount of space an object…
Matter -anything that takes up space
Physical Property- characteristic of m…
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Biology - Unit 3 Vocabulary
selectively permeable
solute
solution
solvent
characteristic of a membrane that allows some substances thro…
substance dissolved in a liquid to form a solution
a homogenous mixture of two or more substances uniformly disp…
In a solution, the substance in which the solute dissolves.
selectively permeable
characteristic of a membrane that allows some substances thro…
solute
substance dissolved in a liquid to form a solution
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Science Vocabulary Unit 3
Pioneer Species
Eutrophication
Succession
Biodiversity
the first organism to live in an uninhabited area
the process in which organic matter and nutrients from fertil…
the slow development of replacement of an ecological communit…
the number a variety of a species in a given area. Example Pa…
Pioneer Species
the first organism to live in an uninhabited area
Eutrophication
the process in which organic matter and nutrients from fertil…
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Unit 3 Science Vocabulary
Deposition
Erosion
Fossil
igneous rock
The dropping or settling of eroded materials
The process of moving sediment from one place to another
The remains or traces of a plant or animal that lived long ago.
A type of rock that forms from melted rock that cools and har…
Deposition
The dropping or settling of eroded materials
Erosion
The process of moving sediment from one place to another
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SCIENCE UNIT 3 VOCABULARY ILLUSTRATIONS
Vibration
Wavelength
Vacuum (space)
Longitudinal waves
Vibration
Wavelength
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Physical Science: Unit 3 Vocabulary
Wave
Medium
Transverse Waves
Longitudinal Waves
Disturbance through a medium
Examples: liquid, gas, solid
Wave
Disturbance through a medium
Medium
Examples: liquid, gas, solid
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Science Vocabulary Unit 3 Waves
Vibration
Wavelength
Vacuum (space)
Longitudinal waves
A repeated back and forth or up and down motion
Horizontal distance between the crests or between the troughs…
The medium moves in the same direction as the motion of the w…
Vibration
A repeated back and forth or up and down motion
Wavelength
Horizontal distance between the crests or between the troughs…
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6th Science Vocabulary Unit 3
physical properties
changes in state
solubility
electrical conductivity
how we describe matter: size, color, shape, temperature, mass…
solid, liquid, gas, plasma
ability to dissolve a substance into another substance... exampl…
how well electricity flows through it... example: metal
physical properties
how we describe matter: size, color, shape, temperature, mass…
changes in state
solid, liquid, gas, plasma
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Science Unit 3: Biology and Ecosystems
Ecosystem
Species
Populations
Community
Communities and their interaction with the abiotic environment.
organisms that can mate and produce fertile offspring
all individuals of a single species in a particular area
Individuals from all populations (several species) form the c…
Ecosystem
Communities and their interaction with the abiotic environment.
Species
organisms that can mate and produce fertile offspring
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BIOLOGY - UNIT 3 VOCABULARY BINGO
Coarse Adjustment
Fine Adjustment
HIGH POWER OBJECTIVE
LOW POWER OBJECTIVE
It is used to focus a slide specimen under LOW magnification…
It is used to sharpen a slide specimen under LOW or HIGH magn…
Provides the greatest amount of magnification, longest in len…
Provides the least amount of magnification, shortest in lengt…
Coarse Adjustment
It is used to focus a slide specimen under LOW magnification…
Fine Adjustment
It is used to sharpen a slide specimen under LOW or HIGH magn…
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Unit 3 Summative: Biology Vocabulary
chromosome
homologous chromosomes
sister chromatids
tetrads
made of chromatin (DNA + proteins)... - chromo: color... - soma: bo…
have genes that control the same traits, but may have the sam…
1 chromosome that has been copied into an identical version…
pairs of homologous chromosomes
chromosome
made of chromatin (DNA + proteins)... - chromo: color... - soma: bo…
homologous chromosomes
have genes that control the same traits, but may have the sam…
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Unit 3: Biology Vocabulary
Cell membrane
Cell Wall
Cytolplasm
nucleas
Thin membrane enclosing cytoplasm of a cell. controls ions,
protects cell structure
keeps present within a cell membrane, and contains all organe…
controls enzymes present, and regulates cell activity.
Cell membrane
Thin membrane enclosing cytoplasm of a cell. controls ions,
Cell Wall
protects cell structure
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Biology unit 3 Vocabulary
Interphase
G1 phase
S phase
G2 phase
The process that divides the mother cell
Cells grow larger then copies its organelles to prepare for t…
The cell synthesizes a complete copy of the DNA in its nucleus
Makes proteins and organelles, and begins to reorganize its c…
Interphase
The process that divides the mother cell
G1 phase
Cells grow larger then copies its organelles to prepare for t…
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Unit 3 biology vocabulary
Active Transport
Archaebacteria
Biogenesis
Cell theory
the moving of substances across the cell membrane AGAINST the…
Unicellular, Cell Wall, Prokaryote, Heterotroph, Mobile
all living things come from other living things
A : all living things have cells, B: basic unit of life, C: c…
Active Transport
the moving of substances across the cell membrane AGAINST the…
Archaebacteria
Unicellular, Cell Wall, Prokaryote, Heterotroph, Mobile
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Biology Unit 3 Vocabulary
Producer
Chemosynthesis
Biomass
Consumer
An organism that makes its own food
Process by which some organisms, such as certain bacteria, us…
A measure of the total dry mass of organisms within a particu…
An organism that obtains energy by feeding on other organisms
Producer
An organism that makes its own food
Chemosynthesis
Process by which some organisms, such as certain bacteria, us…
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Biology Unit 3 Vocabulary
Scientific Method
Observation
Hypothesis
Prediction
A series of steps followed to solve problems including collec…
Information obtained through the senses.
A proposed, scientifically testable explanation for an observ…
A statement of what will happen next in a sequence of events.
Scientific Method
A series of steps followed to solve problems including collec…
Observation
Information obtained through the senses.
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Unit 3 vocabulary Biology
macromolecule
chemical reaction
reactant
product
a large, complex molecule made up of carbon skelton and other…
a process that changes one set of chemicals into another set
the substance or substances that go into a chemical reaction…
the substance or substances that result from a chemical react…
macromolecule
a large, complex molecule made up of carbon skelton and other…
chemical reaction
a process that changes one set of chemicals into another set
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Biology - Unit 3 vocabulary
genetics
true breeding
trait
hybrids
scientific study of heredity
term used to describe organisms that produce offspring identi…
specific characteristis that varies from one individual to an…
offsprins of cross between parents with different traits
genetics
scientific study of heredity
true breeding
term used to describe organisms that produce offspring identi…
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Biology Unit 3 Vocabulary
alleles
autosomal
chromosomes
dioecious
Alternative versions of a gene
Any chromosome not considered as a sex chromosome, or is not…
Bodies within the nucleus made in DNA and proteins called the…
Having male and female reproductive organs in separate plants…
alleles
Alternative versions of a gene
autosomal
Any chromosome not considered as a sex chromosome, or is not…
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Biology Unit 3 Vocabulary
allele
dihybrid cross
dominant allele
gene
one part of a gene trait that is inherited from each parent
a cross between two organisms that differ in two traits
the allele that requires only one of its type in order to be…
a discreet unit of hereditary information
allele
one part of a gene trait that is inherited from each parent
dihybrid cross
a cross between two organisms that differ in two traits
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Unit 3 Vocabulary Biology
Atom
Molecule
Solution
Solute
Smallest unit of an element
A group of atoms bonded together
A mixture that forms when one substance dissolves another.
Substance being dissolved
Atom
Smallest unit of an element
Molecule
A group of atoms bonded together
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Unit 3 Biology Vocabulary
Cellular Respiration
Photosynthesis
Aerobic Respiration
Anaerobic Respiration
C6H12O6+6O2--> 6CO2+6H2O+ATP... Occurs in the Chloroplast
6CO2+6H20+Sunlight--> C6H12O6+6O2
Requires oxygen; produces less energy (36-38 units of ATP)
Does not require oxygen; produces less energy (2 Units of ATP…
Cellular Respiration
C6H12O6+6O2--> 6CO2+6H2O+ATP... Occurs in the Chloroplast
Photosynthesis
6CO2+6H20+Sunlight--> C6H12O6+6O2
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Biology Unit 3 Vocabulary
Semipermeable
Solute
Solution
Solvent
Allowing passage of certain, especially small, molecules or i…
The substance that is dissolved in another substance.
A homogeneous mixture of two substances that appear as only o…
A substance that has the ability to dissolve a solute when fo…
Semipermeable
Allowing passage of certain, especially small, molecules or i…
Solute
The substance that is dissolved in another substance.
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Biology Unit 3 Vocabulary
autotroph
cellular respiration
consumer
energy
Organisms that can make their own food
A process where glucose is broken down and ATP is made.
Living things that do not produce their own food
The ability to do work
autotroph
Organisms that can make their own food
cellular respiration
A process where glucose is broken down and ATP is made.
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Unit 3 Vocabulary Biology
Arom
Molecule
Solution
Solute
active range of motion
A group of atoms bonded together
A homogeneous mixture of two or more substances
A substance that is dissolved in a solution.
Arom
active range of motion
Molecule
A group of atoms bonded together
Science Unit 3: Vocabulary
Acceleration
Energy
Air Resistance
Center of Mass
Change in velocity divided by the time it takes for the chang…
Capacity to do work
Fluid friction acting on an object moving through the air
the point in an object that moves as if all the object's mass…
Acceleration
Change in velocity divided by the time it takes for the chang…
Energy
Capacity to do work
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Unit 3 (Biology Vocabulary)
Cellular Respiration
Photosynthesis
Aerobic respiration
Anaerobic respiration
C6H12-->6CO2+6H20+ATP(mitochondria)
6CO2+6H2O+sunlight-->C6H12O2(chloroplast)
Requires oxygen: produces lots of energy (26-38units of ATP)
Does not require oxygen;produces less energy (2units of ATP)…
Cellular Respiration
C6H12-->6CO2+6H20+ATP(mitochondria)
Photosynthesis
6CO2+6H2O+sunlight-->C6H12O2(chloroplast)
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Unit 3 Biology Vocabulary
F1 Generation
principle (law) of segregation
P generation
dominant gene
first generation of a genetic cross (in Mendel's experiments,…
pairs of genes separate during meiosis
the initial organisms used in a genetic cross (in Mendel's ex…
a gene that is expressed in a heterozygous individual
F1 Generation
first generation of a genetic cross (in Mendel's experiments,…
principle (law) of segregation
pairs of genes separate during meiosis
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Science Vocabulary Unit 3
Atmosphere
Argon
Weather
Nitrogen
layers of gas extending upwards from the surface of the Earth…
Gas found in the atmosphere
The temperature and other outside conditions (such as rain, c…
Gas
Atmosphere
layers of gas extending upwards from the surface of the Earth…
Argon
Gas found in the atmosphere
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Science Unit 3 Vocabulary
atom
atomic mass
atomic number
buoyancy
The smallest part of an element that can exist alone.
Approximately, the number of protons plus neutrons in an atom.
The number of protons in an atom; a number unique to each ele…
The tendency of a body to float in a fluid.
atom
The smallest part of an element that can exist alone.
atomic mass
Approximately, the number of protons plus neutrons in an atom.
Integrated Science Unit 3 Vocabulary: Rocks and Minerals
igneous
metamorphic
mineral
properties
made from hot liquid rock; 2 types: extrusive and intrusive
made when rock is changed by heat and pressure
makes up rocks, must be solid or hard, must come from nature,…
characteristics
igneous
made from hot liquid rock; 2 types: extrusive and intrusive
metamorphic
made when rock is changed by heat and pressure
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Fusion Science Unit 3 Vocabulary
weathering
erosion
deposition
sediment
the process of breaking down large rocks into smaller rocks
the process of wind, water, ice, or gravity move weathered ro…
the dropping of weathered rock or soil by wind or moving water
very small pieces of rock, such as sand or silt that is carri…
weathering
the process of breaking down large rocks into smaller rocks
erosion
the process of wind, water, ice, or gravity move weathered ro…
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Science Vocabulary (Unit 3)
Fermentation
ADP
Autotroph
Calvin Cycle
Conversion of carbohydrates into alcohols
ADP, adenosine diphosphate is a nucleotide that is involved i…
Any organism that can create its own food from inorganic mate…
The carbon-fixing reaction in photosynthesis, also known as t…
Fermentation
Conversion of carbohydrates into alcohols
ADP
ADP, adenosine diphosphate is a nucleotide that is involved i…
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Biology Unit 3: The Science of Biology
Cell
Cell Theory
Nucleus
Eukaryote
Basic unit of life
A widely accepted explanation of the relationship between cel…
A part of the cell containing DNA and RNA and responsible for…
A cell that contains a nucleus and membrane bound organelles
Cell
Basic unit of life
Cell Theory
A widely accepted explanation of the relationship between cel…
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Unit 3 Biology Science
Adenine
Uracil
Protein
Chromosomes
a base in a DNA nucleotide; pairs with thymine
a base in a RNA nucleotide that replaces Thymine; pairs with…
Polymer that is essential to all living things
structure that is made up of DNA
Adenine
a base in a DNA nucleotide; pairs with thymine
Uracil
a base in a RNA nucleotide that replaces Thymine; pairs with…
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Science Vocabulary Unit 3, Progression 1
environment
organisms
ecosystem
community
all of the living and nonliving things surrounding an organism
any living thing
a community of living things and the community's physical env…
all the populations of organisms living in an environment
environment
all of the living and nonliving things surrounding an organism
organisms
any living thing
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Atmosphere Vocabulary- Science Fusion Unit 3
atmosphere
air pressure
greenhouse effect
ozone layer
The ____ is a mixture of gases that surrounds the earth.
The measure of the force with which air molecules push on a s…
The ____ is the process by which gases in the atmosphere abso…
The layer of the atmosphere at an altitude of 15 to 40 km whi…
atmosphere
The ____ is a mixture of gases that surrounds the earth.
air pressure
The measure of the force with which air molecules push on a s…
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Science biology unit 3
asexual reproduction
sexual reproduction
stamen
filament
involves only one king of organism
involves two organisms, one must be a male and the other a fe…
male part of the flower, it is made up of two main parts the…
part of the stamen, it supports the anther
asexual reproduction
involves only one king of organism
sexual reproduction
involves two organisms, one must be a male and the other a fe…
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Gr5 Science Energy Vocabulary Unit 3
Energy
Electrical energy
Electric current
Circuit
Is the ability to do work. What causes changes in matter
A form of energy that is produced when electrons move from on…
A constant flow of electrons through a conductor
A path along which electric charges can flow
Energy
Is the ability to do work. What causes changes in matter
Electrical energy
A form of energy that is produced when electrons move from on…
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Unit 3 Science Vocabulary
Matter
Physical Property
Mass
Volume
is anything that takes up space
is a characteristic of matter that you can observe or measure…
is the amount of matter an object has, and how hard it is to…
the amount of space an object takes up
Matter
is anything that takes up space
Physical Property
is a characteristic of matter that you can observe or measure…
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EMS Life Science- Unit 3 Vocabulary
Exocytosis
Endocytosis
Mitosis
Host
Process used to remove large particles from the cell. A form…
The process in which a cell membrane surrounds a particle and…
A division of the nucleus during the cell cycle
An organism on which a parasite lives.
Exocytosis
Process used to remove large particles from the cell. A form…
Endocytosis
The process in which a cell membrane surrounds a particle and…
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Unit 3 Vocabulary Science
Law of Conversion of Matter/Mass
Chemical equation
Synthesis
Decomposition
The law that states that energy cannot be created or destroye…
A representation of a chemical reaction that uses symbols to…
A reaction in which two or more substances combine to form an…
A reaction in which a single compound breaks down to form 2 o…
Law of Conversion of Matter/Mass
The law that states that energy cannot be created or destroye…
Chemical equation
A representation of a chemical reaction that uses symbols to…
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Science vocabulary unit 3
Absorption
Refracted
Emit
Scattered
When something is absorbing or absorbing by another
The change of direction Ray of light
to send forth (liquid, light, heat, sound, particles, etc.);…
to space out something freely
Absorption
When something is absorbing or absorbing by another
Refracted
The change of direction Ray of light
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