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Prentice Hall: Biology- Chapter 1* The science of Biology
Hypothesis
Data
Inference
Science
possible explanation for a set of observations or possible an…
The information gathered from observations ( or evidence)
Logical interpretation based on prior knowledge and experience.
organized way of using evidence to learn about the natural wo…
Hypothesis
possible explanation for a set of observations or possible an…
Data
The information gathered from observations ( or evidence)
23 terms
Prentice Hall: Biology- Chapter 1* The science of Biology
Hypothesis
Data
Inference
Science
possible explanation for a set of observations or possible an…
The information gathered from observations ( or evidence)
Logical interpretation based on prior knowledge and experience.
organized way of using evidence to learn about the natural wo…
Hypothesis
possible explanation for a set of observations or possible an…
Data
The information gathered from observations ( or evidence)
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The Science of Biology (Biology prentice hall)
Atom
Molecule
Organelle
Cell
The smallest part of an element or compound made up of neutro…
Atoms form bonds w/ one another to form these eg: DNA, H20, C02
Parts of a cell such as the nucleus & ER
The smallest level at which life exists
Atom
The smallest part of an element or compound made up of neutro…
Molecule
Atoms form bonds w/ one another to form these eg: DNA, H20, C02
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Prentice Hall: Biology- Chapter 1* The science of Biology
Hypothesis
Data
Inference
Science
possible explanation for a set of observations or possible an…
The information gathered from observations ( or evidence)
Logical interpretation based on prior knowledge and experience.
organized way of using evidence to learn about the natural wo…
Hypothesis
possible explanation for a set of observations or possible an…
Data
The information gathered from observations ( or evidence)
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Science + Ecology Prentice Hall Biology
Ecology
Biotic Factors
Abiotic Factors
Population
Study of how living things interact with eachother and their…
All the living things that affect an ecosystem
Non-living things that affect an ecosystem
Group of same species that breed and live in the same area
Ecology
Study of how living things interact with eachother and their…
Biotic Factors
All the living things that affect an ecosystem
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Prentice Hall: Biology- Chapter 1 The science of Biology
Hypothesis
Data
Inference
Observation
possible explanation for a set of observations or possible an…
The information gathered from observations or evidence
Logical interpretation based on prior knowledge and experience.
using all 5 senses :hear, sight, touch, smell, taste... to gath…
Hypothesis
possible explanation for a set of observations or possible an…
Data
The information gathered from observations or evidence
16 terms
Prentice Hall: Biology- Chapter 1 The science of Biology
Hypothesis
Data
Inference
Science
possible explanation for a set of observations or possible an…
The information gathered from observations ( or evidence)
Logical interpretation based on prior knowledge and experience.
organized way of using evidence to learn about the natural wo…
Hypothesis
possible explanation for a set of observations or possible an…
Data
The information gathered from observations ( or evidence)
15 terms
Prentice Hall: Biology- Chapter 1* The science of Biology
Hypothesis
Data
Inference
Science
possible explanation for a set of observations or possible an…
The information gathered from observations ( or evidence)
Logical interpretation based on prior knowledge and experience.
organized way of using evidence to learn about the natural wo…
Hypothesis
possible explanation for a set of observations or possible an…
Data
The information gathered from observations ( or evidence)
16 terms
Prentice Hall: Biology- Chapter 1* The science of Biology
Hypothesis
Data
Inference
Science
possible explanation for a set of observations or possible an…
The information gathered from observations ( or evidence)
Logical interpretation based on prior knowledge and experience.
organized way of using evidence to learn about the natural wo…
Hypothesis
possible explanation for a set of observations or possible an…
Data
The information gathered from observations ( or evidence)
16 terms
Prentice Hall: Biology- Chapter 1* The science of Biology
Hypothesis
Data
Inference
Science
possible explanation for a set of observations or possible an…
The information gathered from observations ( or evidence)
Logical interpretation based on prior knowledge and experience.
organized way of using evidence to learn about the natural wo…
Hypothesis
possible explanation for a set of observations or possible an…
Data
The information gathered from observations ( or evidence)
15 terms
Prentice Hall: Biology- Chapter 1* The science of Biology
Hypothesis
Data
Inference
Science
possible explanation for a set of observations or possible an…
The information gathered from observations ( or evidence)
Logical interpretation based on prior knowledge and experience.
organized way of using evidence to learn about the natural wo…
Hypothesis
possible explanation for a set of observations or possible an…
Data
The information gathered from observations ( or evidence)
16 terms
Prentice Hall: Biology- Chapter 1* The science of Biology
Hypothesis
Data
Inference
Science
possible explanation for a set of observations or possible an…
The information gathered from observations ( or evidence)
Logical interpretation based on prior knowledge and experience.
organized way of using evidence to learn about the natural wo…
Hypothesis
possible explanation for a set of observations or possible an…
Data
The information gathered from observations ( or evidence)
16 terms
Prentice Hall: Biology- Chapter 1* The science of Biology
Hypothesis
Data
Inference
Science
possible explanation for a set of observations or possible an…
The information gathered from observations ( or evidence)
Logical interpretation based on prior knowledge and experience.
organized way of using evidence to learn about the natural wo…
Hypothesis
possible explanation for a set of observations or possible an…
Data
The information gathered from observations ( or evidence)
18 terms
Prentice Hall: Biology- Chapter 1* The science of Biology
Hypothesis
Data
Inference
Science
possible explanation for a set of observations or possible an…
The information gathered from observations ( or evidence)
Logical interpretation based on prior knowledge and experience.
organized way of using evidence to learn about the natural wo…
Hypothesis
possible explanation for a set of observations or possible an…
Data
The information gathered from observations ( or evidence)
15 terms
Prentice Hall: Biology- Chapter 1* The science of Biology
Hypothesis
Data
Inference
Science
possible explanation for a set of observations or possible an…
The information gathered from observations ( or evidence)
Logical interpretation based on prior knowledge and experience.
organized way of using evidence to learn about the natural wo…
Hypothesis
possible explanation for a set of observations or possible an…
Data
The information gathered from observations ( or evidence)
18 terms
Prentice Hall: Biology- Chapter 1* The science of Biology
Hypothesis
Data
Inference
Science
possible explanation for a set of observations or possible an…
The information gathered from observations ( or evidence)
Logical interpretation based on prior knowledge and experience.
organized way of using evidence to learn about the natural wo…
Hypothesis
possible explanation for a set of observations or possible an…
Data
The information gathered from observations ( or evidence)
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Prentice Hall: Biology- Chapter 1* The science of Biology
Hypothesis
Data
Inference
Science
proposed explanation for a set of observations
The information gathered from observations ( or evidence)
Logical interpretation based on prior knowledge and experience.
organized way of using evidence to learn about the natural wo…
Hypothesis
proposed explanation for a set of observations
Data
The information gathered from observations ( or evidence)
11 terms
Prentice Hall: Biology- Chapter 1* The science of Biology
Hypothesis
Data
Inference
Observation
possible explanation for a set of observations or possible an…
The information gathered from observations ( or evidence)
Logical interpretation based on prior knowledge and experience.
using all 5 senses :hear, sight, touch, smell, taste... to gathe…
Hypothesis
possible explanation for a set of observations or possible an…
Data
The information gathered from observations ( or evidence)
16 terms
Prentice Hall: Biology- Chapter 1* The science of Biology
Hypothesis
Data
Inference
Science
possible explanation for a set of observations or possible an…
The information gathered from observations ( or evidence)
Logical interpretation based on prior knowledge and experience.
organized way of using evidence to learn about the natural wo…
Hypothesis
possible explanation for a set of observations or possible an…
Data
The information gathered from observations ( or evidence)
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…
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Biology Science Prentice Hall Chapter 2 Flashcards
Solution
Solute
Solvent
Suspensions
A type of mixture in which all the components are evenly dist…
The substance that is dissolved.
The substance in which the solute dissolves.
A mixture of water and nondissolved material.
Solution
A type of mixture in which all the components are evenly dist…
Solute
The substance that is dissolved.
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Prentice hall science explorer human biology and health chapter 3
Aorta
Valve
Capillary
Platelet
carries blood from the left ventricle to the body.
a flap of tissue that prevents blood from flowing backward.
materials are exchanged between blood and the body's cells in…
cell fragments that play an important part in forming blood c…
Aorta
carries blood from the left ventricle to the body.
Valve
a flap of tissue that prevents blood from flowing backward.
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Biology Science Prentice Hall Chapter 2 Flashcards
Atom
Nucleus
Electron
Element
The basic unit of matter.
The center of an atom, which contains the protons and neutrons.
A negatively charged particle with only 1/1840 mass of a prot…
A pure substance that consists entirely of one type of atom.
Atom
The basic unit of matter.
Nucleus
The center of an atom, which contains the protons and neutrons.
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Prentice Hall Science Explorer Cells, Heredity and Biology
Three parts of Cell theory
Organelle
Cell wall
Do animal cells have cell walls?
1) All living things are composed of cells... 2) Cells are the b…
cell structures that carry out different functions within a c…
rigid layer of nonliving material in plants... Made of cellulose
No - 0nly plant cells
Three parts of Cell theory
1) All living things are composed of cells... 2) Cells are the b…
Organelle
cell structures that carry out different functions within a c…
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Prentice Hall Science Explorer Human Biology Chapter 4
respiration
cilia
pharynx
trachea
The process by which cells break down simple food molecules t…
tiny hairlike extensions that move together in a sweeping mot…
the throat; part of both the respiratory and digestive systems
The windpipe; a passage through which air moves in the respir…
respiration
The process by which cells break down simple food molecules t…
cilia
tiny hairlike extensions that move together in a sweeping mot…
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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…
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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…
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Prentice Hall Biology- Chapter 1, Biology Review: Chapter 1- The Science of Biology, Biology Chapter 1- The Science of Biology
Compound light microscope
Electron microscope
Biology
Cell
magnifies about 1000 times, allows light to pass through the…
use beams of electrons to produce images, 1000 more detailed…
The science that employs the scientific method to study livin…
the smallest unit of an organism that can be considered alive
Compound light microscope
magnifies about 1000 times, allows light to pass through the…
Electron microscope
use beams of electrons to produce images, 1000 more detailed…
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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…
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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…
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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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Prentice Hall Science Explorer: Human Biology and Health Ch. 2
nutrient
calorie
carbohydrate
glucose
substance in food that provides the raw materials and energy…
the amount of energy needed to raise the temperature of one g…
nutrient composed of carbon, oxygen, and hydrogen that is a m…
a sugar that is the major source of energy for the body's cells
nutrient
substance in food that provides the raw materials and energy…
calorie
the amount of energy needed to raise the temperature of one g…
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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…
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Prentice Hall Science Explorer Human Biology and Health Chapter 4
addiction
nicotine
bronchi
excretion
a physical dependence on a substance
a stimulant drug in tobacco that increases the activities of…
the passages that direct air into the lungs
the process by which wastes are removed from the body
addiction
a physical dependence on a substance
nicotine
a stimulant drug in tobacco that increases the activities of…
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Unit 3 Test Review Science, Prentice Hall Science Explorer - Human Biology and Health
Blood is made up of 4 components:
Most of the materials transported in t…
The liquid part of blood =
Plasma is 90% _____ and 10% dissolved…
plasma, red blood cells, white blood cells, and platelets.
plasma
plasma
water
Blood is made up of 4 components:
plasma, red blood cells, white blood cells, and platelets.
Most of the materials transported in t…
plasma
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Unit 3 Test Review Science, Prentice Hall Science Explorer - Human Biology and Health
Blood is made up of 4 components:
Most of the materials transported in t…
The liquid part of blood =
Plasma is 90% _____ and 10% dissolved…
plasma, red blood cells, white blood cells, and platelets.
plasma
plasma
water
Blood is made up of 4 components:
plasma, red blood cells, white blood cells, and platelets.
Most of the materials transported in t…
plasma
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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…
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Prentice hall science explorer human biology and health chapter 3
Cardiovascular System
Heart
Aorta
Atrium
Consists of the heart, blood vessels, and blood- carries need…
a hollow, muscular organ that pumps blood throughout the body.
carries blood from the left ventricle to the body; largest ar…
upper chambers of the heart
Cardiovascular System
Consists of the heart, blood vessels, and blood- carries need…
Heart
a hollow, muscular organ that pumps blood throughout the body.
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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…
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Prentice Hall Biology Ch. 11 Vocabulary
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…
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Prentice hall science explorer human biology and health chapter 3
Aorta
Valve
Capillary
Platelet
carries blood from the left ventricle to the body.
a flap of tissue that prevents blood from flowing backward.
materials are exchanged between blood and the body's cells in…
cell fragments that play an important part in forming blood c…
Aorta
carries blood from the left ventricle to the body.
Valve
a flap of tissue that prevents blood from flowing backward.
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
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…
24 terms
Prentice hall science explorer human biology and health chapter 3
Aorta
Valve
Capillary
Platelet
carries blood from the left ventricle to the body.
a flap of tissue that prevents blood from flowing backward.
materials are exchanged between blood and the body's cells in…
cell fragments that play an important part in forming blood c…
Aorta
carries blood from the left ventricle to the body.
Valve
a flap of tissue that prevents blood from flowing backward.
8 terms
Prentice Hall Science Explorer Human Biology and Health Chapter 4
excretion
urine
urea
kidney
the process by which wastes are removed from the body
a watery fluid produced by the kidneys that contain urea and…
a chemical that comes from the breakdown of proteins
a major organ of the excretory system which removes urea and…
excretion
the process by which wastes are removed from the body
urine
a watery fluid produced by the kidneys that contain urea and…
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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
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…
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…
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