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Hall-Intro to Biology
adaptation
biology
constant
control group
inherited characteristic of a species that develops over time…
science of life; examines how living things interact, how sys…
a factor that remains fixed during an experiment while the in…
in a controlled experiment, the group not receiving the facto…
adaptation
inherited characteristic of a species that develops over time…
biology
science of life; examines how living things interact, how sys…
32 terms
Biology Prentice Hall: Ecology
ecology
biosphere
species
population
scientific study of interactions among organisms and between…
part of Earth in which life exists including land, water, and…
a group of organisms so similar to one another that they can…
groups of individuals that belong to the same species and liv…
ecology
scientific study of interactions among organisms and between…
biosphere
part of Earth in which life exists including land, water, and…
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Biology Prentice Hall: Ecology
ecology
biosphere
species
population
scientific study of interactions among organisms and between…
part of Earth in which life exists including land, water, and…
a group of organisms so similar to one another that they can…
groups of individuals that belong to the same species and liv…
ecology
scientific study of interactions among organisms and between…
biosphere
part of Earth in which life exists including land, water, and…
Biology Prentice Hall: Ecology
ecology
biosphere
species
population
scientific study of interactions among organisms and between…
part of Earth in which life exists including land, water, and…
a group of organisms so similar to one another that they can…
groups of individuals that belong to the same species and liv…
ecology
scientific study of interactions among organisms and between…
biosphere
part of Earth in which life exists including land, water, and…
27 terms
Prentice Hall Biology Chap 12
transformation
bacteriophage
nucleotide
base pairing
the process in which one organism is changed by a gene or gen…
a virus that infects bacteria 12-1
a monomer of nucleic acids made up of a 5-carbon sugar, a pho…
a principle that bonds in DNA can form only between adenine a…
transformation
the process in which one organism is changed by a gene or gen…
bacteriophage
a virus that infects bacteria 12-1
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Hall Biology Vocab #4
Genetic engineering
Phloem
Nutrients
Xylem
Moving or changing the genes of plants
The tubes in plant stems which conduct food from leaves throu…
Plant food elements
Conducting tissues (tubes) in plants which transports water a…
Genetic engineering
Moving or changing the genes of plants
Phloem
The tubes in plant stems which conduct food from leaves throu…
18 terms
Hall Biology Quizlet #2
Biotic
Abiotic
Consumers
Producers
Describes living factors in the environment.
A term that describes a nonliving factor in an ecosystem.
An organism that obtains energy and nutrients by feeding on o…
Organisms that make their own food
Biotic
Describes living factors in the environment.
Abiotic
A term that describes a nonliving factor in an ecosystem.
25 terms
Hall-Intro to Biology
adaptation
biology
constant
control group
inherited characteristic of a species that develops over time…
science of life; examines how living things interact, how sys…
a factor that remains fixed during an experiment while the in…
in a controlled experiment, the group not receiving the facto…
adaptation
inherited characteristic of a species that develops over time…
biology
science of life; examines how living things interact, how sys…
42 terms
Biology Prentice Hall Chapter 9 Vocab
the amount of energy needed to raise t…
process in which one molecule of gluco…
1000 calories, used on food
process that releases energy by breaki…
calorie
gycolysis
Calorie
cellular respiration
the amount of energy needed to raise t…
calorie
process in which one molecule of gluco…
gycolysis
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Prentice Hall Biology Chapter 11
genetics
fertilization
true-breeding
trait
scientific study of heredity
process in sexual reproduction in which male and female repro…
term used to describe organisms that produce offspring identi…
specific characteristic that varies from one individual to an…
genetics
scientific study of heredity
fertilization
process in sexual reproduction in which male and female repro…
Hall Biology Quizlet #2
Biotic
Abiotic
Consumers
Producers
Describes living factors in the environment.
A term that describes a nonliving factor in an ecosystem.
An organism that obtains energy and nutrients by feeding on o…
Organisms that make their own food
Biotic
Describes living factors in the environment.
Abiotic
A term that describes a nonliving factor in an ecosystem.
Prentice Hall Biology Chapter 9
calorie
glycolysis
cellular respiration
NAD⁺ (nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide)
amount of energy needed to raise the temperature of 1 gram of…
first step in releasing the energy of glucose, in which a mol…
process that releases energy by breaking down glucose and oth…
electron carrier involved in glycolysis
calorie
amount of energy needed to raise the temperature of 1 gram of…
glycolysis
first step in releasing the energy of glucose, in which a mol…
28 terms
Prentice Hall Biology Chapter 12
transformation
bacteriophage
nucleotide
base pairing
process in which one strain of bacteria is changed by a gene…
virus that infects bacteria
monomer of nucleic acids made up of a 5-carbon sugar, a phosp…
principle that bonds in DNA can form only between adenine and…
transformation
process in which one strain of bacteria is changed by a gene…
bacteriophage
virus that infects bacteria
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Prentice Hall Biology Chapter 10
cell division
mitosis
cytokinesis
chromatid
process by which a cell divides into two new daughter cells
part of eukaryotic cell division during which the cell nucleu…
division of the cytoplasm during cell division
one of two identical "sister" parts of a duplicated chromosome
cell division
process by which a cell divides into two new daughter cells
mitosis
part of eukaryotic cell division during which the cell nucleu…
13 terms
Prentice Hall Biology Chapter 8
autotroph
heterotroph
adenosine triphosphate (ATP)
photosynthesis
organism that can capture energy from sunlight or chemicals a…
organism that obtains energy from the foods it consumes; also…
one of the principal chemical compounds that living things us…
process by which plants and some other organisms use light en…
autotroph
organism that can capture energy from sunlight or chemicals a…
heterotroph
organism that obtains energy from the foods it consumes; also…
24 terms
Prentice Hall Biology Chapter 1
science
observation
data
inference
organized way of using evidence to learn about the natural wo…
use of one or more of the senses—sight, hearing, touch, smell…
evidence; information gathered from observations
logical interpretation based on prior knowledge and experience
science
organized way of using evidence to learn about the natural wo…
observation
use of one or more of the senses—sight, hearing, touch, smell…
46 terms
Biology Prentice Hall Chapter 4 Vocab
weather
climate
greenhouse effect
polar zone
condition of earth's atmosphere at a particular time and place
the average weather conditions in an area over a long period…
natural situation in which heat is retained in Earth's atmosp…
the region between 66.5 degrees and 90 degrees North and Sout…
weather
condition of earth's atmosphere at a particular time and place
climate
the average weather conditions in an area over a long period…
40 terms
Prentice Hall Biology Chapter 7
cell
cell theory
nucleus
eukaryote
collection of living matter enclosed by a barrier that separa…
idea that all living things are composed of cells, cells are…
the center of the atom which contains the protons and neutron…
organism whose cells contain nuclei
cell
collection of living matter enclosed by a barrier that separa…
cell theory
idea that all living things are composed of cells, cells are…
40 terms
Biology Prentice Hall Chapter 7 Vocab
cell
cell theory
nucleus
eukaryotes
the basic units of life
a fundamental theory stating that all living things are compo…
a large membrane enclosed structure that contains the cell's…
cells that contain nuclei
cell
the basic units of life
cell theory
a fundamental theory stating that all living things are compo…
12 terms
Meiosis (Prentice Hall Biology)
Interphase 1:
Meiosis 1: Prophase 1:
Metaphase 1:
Anaphase 1:
Cells undergo a round of DNA replication, forming duplicate c…
Each chromosome pairs with its corresponding homologous chrom…
spindle fibers attach to the chromosomes.
The fibers pull the homologous chromosomes toward opposite en…
Interphase 1:
Cells undergo a round of DNA replication, forming duplicate c…
Meiosis 1: Prophase 1:
Each chromosome pairs with its corresponding homologous chrom…
Hall Biology Quizlet #2
Biotic
Abiotic
Consumers
Producers
Describes living factors in the environment.
A term that describes a nonliving factor in an ecosystem.
An organism that obtains energy and nutrients by feeding on o…
Organisms that make their own food
Biotic
Describes living factors in the environment.
Abiotic
A term that describes a nonliving factor in an ecosystem.
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Prentice Hall Biology Chapter 5
population density
immigration
emigration
exponential growth
number of individuals per unit of area
movement of individuals into an area occupied by an existing…
movement of individuals out of an area
growth pattern in which the individuals in a population repro…
population density
number of individuals per unit of area
immigration
movement of individuals into an area occupied by an existing…
18 terms
Hall Biology Quizlet #2
Biotic
Abiotic
Consumers
Producers
Describes living factors in the environment.
A term that describes a nonliving factor in an ecosystem.
An organism that obtains energy and nutrients by feeding on o…
Organisms that make their own food
Biotic
Describes living factors in the environment.
Abiotic
A term that describes a nonliving factor in an ecosystem.
Hall-Intro to Biology
adaptation
biology
constant
control group
inherited characteristic of a species that develops over time…
science of life; examines how living things interact, how sys…
a factor that remains fixed during an experiment while the in…
in a controlled experiment, the group not receiving the facto…
adaptation
inherited characteristic of a species that develops over time…
biology
science of life; examines how living things interact, how sys…
Hall-Intro to Biology
adaptation
biology
constant
control group
inherited characteristic of a species that develops over time…
science of life; examines how living things interact, how sys…
a factor that remains fixed during an experiment while the in…
in a controlled experiment, the group not receiving the facto…
adaptation
inherited characteristic of a species that develops over time…
biology
science of life; examines how living things interact, how sys…
31 terms
Biology Prentice Hall Chapter 11 Vocab
genetics
fertilization
true-breeding
trait
scientific study of heredity
process in sexual reproduction in which male and female repro…
term used to describe organisms that produce offspring identi…
specific characteristic that varies from one individual to an…
genetics
scientific study of heredity
fertilization
process in sexual reproduction in which male and female repro…
27 terms
Biology Prentice Hall Chapter 12 Vocab
transformation
bacteriophage
nucleotide
base pairing
the process in which one organism is changed by a gene or gen…
a virus that infects bacteria 12-1
a monomer of nucleic acids made up of a 5-carbon sugar, a pho…
a principle that bonds in DNA can form only between adenine a…
transformation
the process in which one organism is changed by a gene or gen…
bacteriophage
a virus that infects bacteria 12-1
25 terms
Hall-Intro to Biology Kendall
adaptation
biology
constant
data
inherited characteristic of a species that develops over time…
science of life; examines how living things interact, how sys…
a factor that remains fixed during an experiment while the in…
quantitative or qualitative information gained from scientifi…
adaptation
inherited characteristic of a species that develops over time…
biology
science of life; examines how living things interact, how sys…
Hall-Intro to Biology
adaptation
biology
constant
control group
inherited characteristic of a species that develops over time…
science of life; examines how living things interact, how sys…
a factor that remains fixed during an experiment while the in…
in a controlled experiment, the group not receiving the facto…
adaptation
inherited characteristic of a species that develops over time…
biology
science of life; examines how living things interact, how sys…
25 terms
Hall-Intro to Biology Javier
adaptation
biology
constant
control group
inherited characteristic of a species that develops over time…
science of life; examines how living things interact, how sys…
a factor that remains fixed during an experiment while the in…
in a controlled experiment, the group not receiving the facto…
adaptation
inherited characteristic of a species that develops over time…
biology
science of life; examines how living things interact, how sys…
25 terms
Prentice Hall Biology Chapter 6
agriculture
monoculture
green revolution
renewable resource
the practice of farming
farming strategy in which large fields are planted with a sin…
the development of highly productive crop strains and the use…
resource that can regenerate quickly and that is replaceable
agriculture
the practice of farming
monoculture
farming strategy in which large fields are planted with a sin…
40 terms
Prentice Hall Biology Chapter 7
cell
cell theory
nucleus
eukaryotes
the basic units of life
a fundamental theory stating that all living things are compo…
a large membrane enclosed structure that contains the cell's…
cells that contain nuclei
cell
the basic units of life
cell theory
a fundamental theory stating that all living things are compo…
Hall-Intro to Biology
adaptation
biology
constant
control group
inherited characteristic of a species that develops over time…
science of life; examines how living things interact, how sys…
a factor that remains fixed during an experiment while the in…
in a controlled experiment, the group not receiving the facto…
adaptation
inherited characteristic of a species that develops over time…
biology
science of life; examines how living things interact, how sys…
37 terms
Prentice Hall Biology Chapter 7
Cell
Cell Theory
Cell Membrane
Cell Wall
basic units of all forms of life
-all living things are made up of cells... -cells are the basic…
a thin flexible barrier around the cell, it provides support…
a strong around the cell membrane in plant cells
Cell
basic units of all forms of life
Cell Theory
-all living things are made up of cells... -cells are the basic…
Hall-Intro to Biology
adaptation
biology
constant
control group
inherited characteristic of a species that develops over time…
science of life; examines how living things interact, how sys…
a factor that remains fixed during an experiment while the in…
in a controlled experiment, the group not receiving the facto…
adaptation
inherited characteristic of a species that develops over time…
biology
science of life; examines how living things interact, how sys…
32 terms
Prentice Hall Biology Chapter 3
ecology
biosphere
species
population
scientific study of interactions among organisms and between…
part of Earth in which life exists including land, water, and…
group of similar organisms that can breed and produce fertile…
group of individuals of the same species that live in the sam…
ecology
scientific study of interactions among organisms and between…
biosphere
part of Earth in which life exists including land, water, and…
Hall-Intro to Biology
adaptation
biology
constant
control group
inherited characteristic of a species that develops over time…
science of life; examines how living things interact, how sys…
a factor that remains fixed during an experiment while the in…
in a controlled experiment, the group not receiving the facto…
adaptation
inherited characteristic of a species that develops over time…
biology
science of life; examines how living things interact, how sys…
Hall-Intro to Biology
adaptation
biology
constant
control group
inherited characteristic of a species that develops over time…
science of life; examines how living things interact, how sys…
a factor that remains fixed during an experiment while the in…
in a controlled experiment, the group not receiving the facto…
adaptation
inherited characteristic of a species that develops over time…
biology
science of life; examines how living things interact, how sys…
31 terms
Biology Prentice Hall Chapter 8 Vocab
Autotroph
Heterotroph
Adenosine triphosphate
photosynthesis
organism that can capture energy from sunlight or chemicals a…
organism that obtains energy from the foods it consumes; also…
one of the principal chemical compounds that living things us…
process by which plants and some other organisms use light en…
Autotroph
organism that can capture energy from sunlight or chemicals a…
Heterotroph
organism that obtains energy from the foods it consumes; also…
24 terms
Prentice Hall Biology - Genetics
Alleles
Cloning
codominance
gene therapy
forms of genes that determine traits
taking a gene and duplicating it
when 2 traits are expressed at the same time
when an absent or faulty gene is replaced with a working one
Alleles
forms of genes that determine traits
Cloning
taking a gene and duplicating it
25 terms
Hall-Intro to Biology
adaptation
biology
constant
control group
inherited characteristic of a species that develops over time…
science of life; examines how living things interact, how sys…
a factor that remains fixed during an experiment while the in…
in a controlled experiment, the group not receiving the facto…
adaptation
inherited characteristic of a species that develops over time…
biology
science of life; examines how living things interact, how sys…
27 terms
Prentice Hall Biology Chapter 19
prokaryote
bacillus
coccus
spirillum
unicellular organism lacking a nucleus
rod-shaped prokaryote
spherical prokaryote
spiral or corkscrew-shaped prokaryote
prokaryote
unicellular organism lacking a nucleus
bacillus
rod-shaped prokaryote
31 terms
Biology Prentice Hall Chapter 5 Vocab
Population Density
Immigration
Emigration
Exponential Growth
the number of individuals per unit area
the movement of individuals into an area
the movement of individuals out of a area
when the individuals in a population reproduce at a constant…
Population Density
the number of individuals per unit area
Immigration
the movement of individuals into an area
Prentice Hall Biology Chapter 14
karyotype
sex chromosome
autosome
pedigree
photograph of chromosomes grouped in order in pairs
one of two chromosomes that determine an individual's sex; fe…
chromosome that is not a sex chromosome
chart that shows the relationships within a family
karyotype
photograph of chromosomes grouped in order in pairs
sex chromosome
one of two chromosomes that determine an individual's sex; fe…
Hall-Intro to Biology
adaptation
biology
constant
control group
inherited characteristic of a species that develops over time…
science of life; examines how living things interact, how sys…
a factor that remains fixed during an experiment while the in…
in a controlled experiment, the group not receiving the facto…
adaptation
inherited characteristic of a species that develops over time…
biology
science of life; examines how living things interact, how sys…
14 terms
Prentice Hall Biology Chapter 18
taxonomy
binomial nomenclature
genus
taxon
discipline of classifying organisms and assigning each organi…
classification system in which each species is assigned a two…
group of closely related species, and the first part of the s…
group or level of organization into which organisms are class…
taxonomy
discipline of classifying organisms and assigning each organi…
binomial nomenclature
classification system in which each species is assigned a two…
Prentice Hall Biology Chapter 37
myocardium
ventricle
atrium
pulmonary circulation
thick layer of muscle of the heart
lower chambers of the heart
upper chambers of the heart
right side of the heart pumps blood from the heart to the lungs
myocardium
thick layer of muscle of the heart
ventricle
lower chambers of the heart
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Prentice Hall Biology Chapter 13
selective breeding
hybridization
inbreeding
genetic engineering
method of breeding that allows only those individual organism…
breeding technique that involves crossing dissimilar individu…
continued breeding of individuals with similar characteristic…
process of making changes in the DNA code of living organisms
selective breeding
method of breeding that allows only those individual organism…
hybridization
breeding technique that involves crossing dissimilar individu…
16 terms
Prentice Hall Biology Chapter 16
gene pool
relative frequency
single-gene trait
polygenic trait
combined genetic information of all the members of a particul…
number of times an allele occurs in a gene pool compared with…
trait controlled by a single gene that has two alleles
trait controlled by two or more genes
gene pool
combined genetic information of all the members of a particul…
relative frequency
number of times an allele occurs in a gene pool compared with…
19 terms
Prentice Hall Biology Chapter 17
paleontologist
fossil record
extinct
relative dating
scientist who studies fossils
information about past life, including the structure of organ…
term used to refer to a species that has died out
method of determining the age of a fossil by comparing its pl…
paleontologist
scientist who studies fossils
fossil record
information about past life, including the structure of organ…
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