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10 terms
General Biology - Nature of Science
observation
hypothesis
controlled experiment
manipulated variable
using the senses to describe something
A proposed, scientifically testable explanation for an observ…
An experiment in which only one variable is manipulated at a…
factor in an experiment that a scientist purposely changes; a…
observation
using the senses to describe something
hypothesis
A proposed, scientifically testable explanation for an observ…
13 terms
General Biology - Nature of Science
science
observation
hypothesis
controlled experiment
An organized way of gathering and analyzing evidence about th…
Process of noticing and describing events or processes in a c…
A possible explanation for a set of observations or a possibl…
experiment in which only one variable is changed
science
An organized way of gathering and analyzing evidence about th…
observation
Process of noticing and describing events or processes in a c…
16 terms
ASVAB General Science- General Biology
Animate
Inanimate
molecules
What are commonly found molecules in A…
living objects (composed of atoms)
non living objects (composed of atoms)
groups of arranged packed atoms
oxygen, chlorine, carbon, nitrogen, sodium, calcium, magnesiu…
Animate
living objects (composed of atoms)
Inanimate
non living objects (composed of atoms)
35 terms
Spanish Science: Biology and General
biology
cell
tissue
muscular / muscle
la biología
la célula
el tejido
muscular / el músculo
biology
la biología
cell
la célula
17 terms
ASVAB- General Science- Biology
Cell
Organisms
Organelles
Flagella
The fundamental unit of life
Living Things
Subcellular components that perform some function or function…
Tail-like structures that help cells move
Cell
The fundamental unit of life
Organisms
Living Things
33 terms
Science (General Biology)
Smallest living unit and the basic uni…
Contains the genetic information or DN…
Deoxyribonucleic Acid (Code of Life)
The plasma membrane or the cell membra…
Cell
Nucleus
DNA
Semipermeable Memebrane
Smallest living unit and the basic uni…
Cell
Contains the genetic information or DN…
Nucleus
30 terms
General Science Terms - Biology
al
bi
bio
centi
relation to
two
life; living
hundredth
al
relation to
bi
two
30 terms
Biology: General Science Terms
al
bio
centi
deci
Relation to
Life; living
Hundredth
Tenth
al
Relation to
bio
Life; living
10 terms
General Biology - Nature of Science
observation
hypothesis
controlled experiment
independent variable
using the senses to describe something
A proposed, scientifically testable explanation for an observ…
An experiment in which only one variable is manipulated at a…
factor in an experiment that a scientist purposely changes
observation
using the senses to describe something
hypothesis
A proposed, scientifically testable explanation for an observ…
33 terms
General Science Biology
Classification
Oviparous
Viviparous
Homeotherms
Sorting organisms into groups based on their characteristics
Laying eggs
Giving birth to live young
Warm blooded
Classification
Sorting organisms into groups based on their characteristics
Oviparous
Laying eggs
62 terms
General Science: Biology
Prokaryotic Cells
Eukaryotic Cells
Mitochondira
Respiration
No membrane, No structure. Found in Bacteria
Internal membrane. Has structure. Found in Protistis, Fungi,…
(Power House) Energy Producer
Mitochondria Process: Combines food and Oxygen to create ener…
Prokaryotic Cells
No membrane, No structure. Found in Bacteria
Eukaryotic Cells
Internal membrane. Has structure. Found in Protistis, Fungi,…
50 terms
Spanish Science: Biology and General
biology
microbiology
cell
tissue
la biología
la microbiología
la célula
el tejido
biology
la biología
microbiology
la microbiología
Biology midterm general science
A scientist that studies living things…
Define homeostasis
What is a stimulus
What is adaptation
Biologist
Maintaining metabolic processes chemical reactions
Anything that cause a response
A response to stimulus
A scientist that studies living things…
Biologist
Define homeostasis
Maintaining metabolic processes chemical reactions
11 terms
General Biology
Dependent (Responding) Variable
Independent (Manipulated) Variable
Hypothesis
Experiment
The measured effect, outcome, or response in which the resear…
The variable that is varied or changed (manipulated) by the r…
A clear prediction of the anticipated results of an experimen…
A research study conducted to determine the effect that a var…
Dependent (Responding) Variable
The measured effect, outcome, or response in which the resear…
Independent (Manipulated) Variable
The variable that is varied or changed (manipulated) by the r…
27 terms
General Science: Biology
What is the basic unit of life?
What are the two types of cells?
Which cell has no membrane-bound struc…
Which cell has a membrane-bound struct…
the Cell
Prokaryotic and Eukaryotic
Prokaryotic
Eukaryotic
What is the basic unit of life?
the Cell
What are the two types of cells?
Prokaryotic and Eukaryotic
36 terms
General Science
density
mass
volume
water displacement
A measure of how much mass is contained in a given volume.
A measure of the amount of matter in an object
A measure of the amount of space occupied by an object
a method used to determine the volume of an irregular solid
density
A measure of how much mass is contained in a given volume.
mass
A measure of the amount of matter in an object
113 terms
NLN Science Review: General Biology
Cell
Nucleus
DNA (deoxyribonucleic acid)
Plasma (cell) Membrane
Smallest living unit and the basic unit of function and struc…
Contains genetic information & controlsb the activities of th…
Genetic information or the gene
Separates the contents of the cell from the surrounding fluid
Cell
Smallest living unit and the basic unit of function and struc…
Nucleus
Contains genetic information & controlsb the activities of th…
20 terms
ASVAB General Science, Biology Cells
A cell is the basic unit of ....
Average human body contains over _____…
What are the two types of cells?
Does a Prokaryote [proh-kar-ee-oht] ha…
Life
75 trillion
Prokaryotic and Eukaryotic... [proh-kar-ee-oh-tic] [yoo-kar-ee-o…
NO
A cell is the basic unit of ....
Life
Average human body contains over _____…
75 trillion
79 terms
General Biology Chapter 3
1. List and describe four characterist…
2. What are the three main principles…
3. Compare and contrast prokaryotic an…
What are three main parts of eukaryoti…
...
1. all living organisms are made up of one or more cells and…
plasma membrane/cell wall, cytoplasm, organelles
1. List and describe four characterist…
...
2. What are the three main principles…
1. all living organisms are made up of one or more cells and…
24 terms
Science of biology general vocabulary #1
Science
Observation
Data
Inference
the intellectual and practical activity encompassing the syst…
Watching something closely (observing)
Facts and statistics collected together for references or ana…
the process of inferring something.
Science
the intellectual and practical activity encompassing the syst…
Observation
Watching something closely (observing)
31 terms
Unit 2 General Biology
Cell Theory
Prokaryotic Cell
Eukaryotic Cell
Concentration Gradient
idea that all living things are composed of cells, cells are…
A cell that lacks a nucleus and other membrane-bounded organe…
An organism whose cells contain a nucleus surrounded by a mem…
Difference in solute concentrations between two adjacent regi…
Cell Theory
idea that all living things are composed of cells, cells are…
Prokaryotic Cell
A cell that lacks a nucleus and other membrane-bounded organe…
107 terms
General Biology Chapter 2
What are atoms and elements?
What are elements?
What is the difference between atoms a…
Which elements are most abundant in o…
a bit of matter that cannot be subdivided any further without…
a substance that cannot be broken down chemically into any ot…
an element will stay an element until the tiny pieces can no…
Oxygen, Carbon, Hydrogen, Nitrogen and they make up more than…
What are atoms and elements?
a bit of matter that cannot be subdivided any further without…
What are elements?
a substance that cannot be broken down chemically into any ot…
12 terms
General Biology
Mitochondria
Chloroplast
Ribosome
Lactic Acid/Fermentation
An organelle in which the biochemical processes of respiratio…
Green plastid the contains chlorophyll in which photosynthesi…
Site of protein synthesis
A biological process by which sugars such as glucose, fructos…
Mitochondria
An organelle in which the biochemical processes of respiratio…
Chloroplast
Green plastid the contains chlorophyll in which photosynthesi…
43 terms
General Biology SOQ #1: The Sciences of Biology
What is Biology?
Why do you study biology in an institu…
What makes something "alive"?
Hierarchical organization of living or…
The scientific study of life
Healthcare is a field specializing on the care of the human b…
1. Cellular organization; living things have to be composed o…
Cellular level (Atom to organ; Angstroms-millimeters)... Organis…
What is Biology?
The scientific study of life
Why do you study biology in an institu…
Healthcare is a field specializing on the care of the human b…
144 terms
Biology general
structure of animal cell
function of nucleus
function of cytoplasm
function of the cell membrane
nucleus, cytoplasm, cell membrane, mitochondria, ribosomes
controls activities of cells
where most chemical reactions take place
Controls the passage of substances into and out of the cell
structure of animal cell
nucleus, cytoplasm, cell membrane, mitochondria, ribosomes
function of nucleus
controls activities of cells
22 terms
General Science
science
graph
scientific method
observation
study of the world and universe
chart that helps us to understand data
process to an answer a question or solve a problem
seeing, hearing, touching, tasting , smelling
science
study of the world and universe
graph
chart that helps us to understand data
153 terms
General Biology
Cell
cell theory
Cell wall
Chlorophyll
the basic units of living organisms
a theory that is made up three ideas
a fairly rigid structure located outside the plasma membrane…
the green pigment that gives leaves and stems there color
Cell
the basic units of living organisms
cell theory
a theory that is made up three ideas
13 terms
Unit 1 General Biology What is Science?
dependent variable
independent variable
control group
experimental group
...
...
...
...
dependent variable
...
independent variable
...
36 terms
General Science
density
mass
volume
water displacement
A measure of how much mass is contained in a given volume.
A measure of the amount of matter in an object
A measure of the amount of space occupied by an object
a method used to determine the volume of an irregular solid
density
A measure of how much mass is contained in a given volume.
mass
A measure of the amount of matter in an object
20 terms
ASVAB General Science, Biology Cells
A cell is the basic unit of ....
Average human body contains over _____…
What are the two types of cells?
Does a Prokaryote [proh-kar-ee-oht] ha…
Life
75 trillion
Prokaryotic and Eukaryotic... [proh-kar-ee-oh-tic] [yoo-kar-ee-o…
NO
A cell is the basic unit of ....
Life
Average human body contains over _____…
75 trillion
53 terms
General Biology Chapter 4
How does energy flows from the sun and…
How photosynthesis uses energy from su…
Plants photosynthesize to make their o…
Photosynthesis takes place within the
Energy flows through photosynthesis and cellular respiration
Plants capture energy from the sun and store it in the chemic…
CO2+H2O+sun = C6H12O6+O2... carbon dioxide+water+sun= glucose+ox…
chloroplast
How does energy flows from the sun and…
Energy flows through photosynthesis and cellular respiration
How photosynthesis uses energy from su…
Plants capture energy from the sun and store it in the chemic…
25 terms
General Biology - Cell Diagrams
golgi body
cell membrane
rough ER
mitochondria
golgi body
cell membrane
30 terms
General Science Terms Root Words- Biology
al
bi
bio
centi
relation to
two
life; living
hundredth
al
relation to
bi
two
110 terms
Biology, Earth Science, and general science terms
Biology
Charles Darwin
Gregor Mendel
abdomen
Gomes from the Greek root word bis and logos; the study of li…
Created the Theory of Evolution; Born in 1809
Studied modern genetics; Wrote "Experiments on Plant Hybridiz…
found in vertebrates, contains visceral organs other than the…
Biology
Gomes from the Greek root word bis and logos; the study of li…
Charles Darwin
Created the Theory of Evolution; Born in 1809
20 terms
Unit 1 General Biology What Is Science?
dependent variable
independent variable
control group
experimental group
the one that is observed or measured in the experiment
the one that is manipulated or changed by the scientist
the group in an experiment or study that does not receive tre…
the group in an experiment that receives the variable being t…
dependent variable
the one that is observed or measured in the experiment
independent variable
the one that is manipulated or changed by the scientist
20 terms
unit general biology what is science?
dependent variable
independent variable
control group
experimental group
What you measure in an experiment
What you control in an experiment
Group in an experiment or study that does not receive treatme…
Is the group in an experiment that receives the variable bein…
dependent variable
What you measure in an experiment
independent variable
What you control in an experiment
43 terms
General Biology SOQ #1: The Sciences of Biology
What is Biology?
Why do you study biology in an institu…
What makes something "alive"?
Hierarchical organization of living or…
The scientific study of life
Healthcare is a field specializing on the care of the human b…
1. Cellular organization; living things have to be composed o…
Cellular level (Atom to organ; Angstroms-millimeters)... Organis…
What is Biology?
The scientific study of life
Why do you study biology in an institu…
Healthcare is a field specializing on the care of the human b…
31 terms
Biology Root Words: General Science Terms
al
bi
bio
centi
relation to
two
life; living
hundredth
al
relation to
bi
two
12 terms
General Science Module 10
pathogen
dehydrated food
decomposers
vegetative reproduction
an organism that causes diseases
food in which almost all water has been removed
organisms that break down the dead remains of other organisms
the process by which one part of a plant can form new roots a…
pathogen
an organism that causes diseases
dehydrated food
food in which almost all water has been removed
16 terms
General Biology
hypothesis
inference
independent variable
theory
A tentative statement that proposes a possible explanation to…
A logical interpretation based on prior knowledge and experie…
A condition or factor that the scientist changes or manipulat…
A well-tested explanation that unifies a broad range of expla…
hypothesis
A tentative statement that proposes a possible explanation to…
inference
A logical interpretation based on prior knowledge and experie…
16 terms
Honors Biology - Unit 1 - General Science - RHHS
Observation
Hypothesis
Scientific Law
Scientific Theory
The action or process of observing something or someone caref…
A supposition or proposed explanation made on the basis of li…
A statement based on repeated experimental observations that…
A well-substantiated explanation of some aspect of the natura…
Observation
The action or process of observing something or someone caref…
Hypothesis
A supposition or proposed explanation made on the basis of li…
17 terms
General Biology - Cell Vocab
prokaryotic
eukaryotic
cell membrane
ribosomes
cell lacking a nucleus and most other organelles example is b…
has a nucleus and many cell parts (all cells but bacteria)
outercover, a boundary it controls what come in and out
site of protein synthesis
prokaryotic
cell lacking a nucleus and most other organelles example is b…
eukaryotic
has a nucleus and many cell parts (all cells but bacteria)
43 terms
General Biology SOQ #1: The Sciences of Biology
What is Biology?
Why do you study biology in an institu…
What makes something "alive"?
Hierarchical organization of living or…
The scientific study of life
Healthcare is a field specializing on the care of the human b…
1. Cellular organization; living things have to be composed o…
Cellular level (Atom to organ; Angstroms-millimeters)... Organis…
What is Biology?
The scientific study of life
Why do you study biology in an institu…
Healthcare is a field specializing on the care of the human b…
22 terms
PAX - science/general biology - cell structure
cell
Nucleus
DNA
plasma membrane
the basic structural and functional unit of all organisms
Control center of the cell
A double-stranded, helical nucleic acid molecule capable of r…
A thin membrane around the cytoplasm of a cell.
cell
the basic structural and functional unit of all organisms
Nucleus
Control center of the cell
11 terms
General Science Module #10
prokaryotic cell
pathogen
eukaryotic cell
decomposers
a cell that has no distinct, membrane-bounded organelles (cel…
an organism that causes diseases
a cell with distinct, membrane-bounded organelles (cells that…
organisms that break down the dead remains of other organisms
prokaryotic cell
a cell that has no distinct, membrane-bounded organelles (cel…
pathogen
an organism that causes diseases
140 terms
General Science
Body Temperature
PH of blood
Buffering System
White Blood Cells
98.6 degree Farenheit
7.4
bicarbonate buffering system; maintains pH
...
Body Temperature
98.6 degree Farenheit
PH of blood
7.4
9 terms
General Science: Biology Part 2: 2
DNA
Chromosomes
Genes
Mitosis
_____ determines how one looks and how one functions. _____ i…
If a cell has a nucleus, the DNA is found in the _____.
The instructions for the appearance and function of the new o…
The process of _____ take place when cells are replacing them…
DNA
_____ determines how one looks and how one functions. _____ i…
Chromosomes
If a cell has a nucleus, the DNA is found in the _____.
8 terms
General Science: Biology Part 2: 5
Angiosperms
Gymnosperms
Cotyledon
Annuals
Produce flowers (ex. such as roses or apple trees)
Don't produce flowers (ex. such as pine trees)
Seeds store food for the growing plant; the part of the seed…
_____ go through their entire life entire life cycle in one g…
Angiosperms
Produce flowers (ex. such as roses or apple trees)
Gymnosperms
Don't produce flowers (ex. such as pine trees)
General Biology
Eukaryotic
Prokaryotic
cell wall
cytoplasm
a cell that has a well-defined nucleus bound by a nuclear mem…
lack well defined membrane-bound nuclei, full complement of t…
largely of carbohydrates, found on the cells of many organism…
house organelles
Eukaryotic
a cell that has a well-defined nucleus bound by a nuclear mem…
Prokaryotic
lack well defined membrane-bound nuclei, full complement of t…
15 terms
General Science: Biology Part 2: 1
Prokaryotic
Eukaryotic
Cells
Cell membrane
No internal membrane (nucleus) to contain structure
Internal membrane (nucleus) contains internal structure
_____ are the basic building blocks of all organisms.
The _____ is the dictator of the cell. It determines what goe…
Prokaryotic
No internal membrane (nucleus) to contain structure
Eukaryotic
Internal membrane (nucleus) contains internal structure
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