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9th Honors Biology
Biology
Geology
Ecology
Oceanography
The study of life.
The study of the Earth and its geographical structures.
The study of the environment and all living things inside it.
The study of the ocean and everything in it.
Biology
The study of life.
Geology
The study of the Earth and its geographical structures.
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9th Grade Honors Biology
Ecosystem
Primary Production
Primary Production (Formula)
Biotic
All of the biotic (living) and abiotic (non living) factors i…
How much livable mass is being laid down by producers in an a…
gC/m^2/year
Living factors
Ecosystem
All of the biotic (living) and abiotic (non living) factors i…
Primary Production
How much livable mass is being laid down by producers in an a…
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9th Grade Honors Biology
Ecosystem
Primary Production
Primary Production (Formula)
Biotic
All of the biotic (living) and abiotic (non living) factors i…
How much livable mass is being laid down by producers in an a…
gC/m^2/year
Living factors
Ecosystem
All of the biotic (living) and abiotic (non living) factors i…
Primary Production
How much livable mass is being laid down by producers in an a…
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9th Grade Honors Biology
Ecosystem
Primary Production
Primary Production (Formula)
Biotic
All of the biotic (living) and abiotic (non living) factors i…
How much livable mass is being laid down by producers in an a…
gC/m^2/year
Living factors
Ecosystem
All of the biotic (living) and abiotic (non living) factors i…
Primary Production
How much livable mass is being laid down by producers in an a…
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9th Grade Biology Honors
Condensation
Precipitation
Runoff
Infiltration
Change of the physical state of matter from gas to a liquid.
Atmospheric water vapor that falls from the sky due to gravit…
The water that is left in the surface of the land due to prec…
When water from precipitation seeps into the ground.
Condensation
Change of the physical state of matter from gas to a liquid.
Precipitation
Atmospheric water vapor that falls from the sky due to gravit…
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9th Grade Honors Biology
Nucleus
Suspension
Mixture
Adhesion
The Center of atoms that has both protons and neutrons
Mixture of water and non-dissolved materials.
Material composed of 2 or more elements or compounds that are…
Attraction of molecules of different substances.
Nucleus
The Center of atoms that has both protons and neutrons
Suspension
Mixture of water and non-dissolved materials.
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Honors Biology (9th grade)
Independent variable
Dependent variable
control group
quantitative data
variable that is deliberately changed
variable that is observed/ measured and changes depending on…
same treatment as experimental group except one variable
obtained by counting/measuring
Independent variable
variable that is deliberately changed
Dependent variable
variable that is observed/ measured and changes depending on…
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Biology Honors 9th Grade
Science
Observation
Inference
Hypothesis
an organized way of gathering and analyzing evidence about th…
the act of noticing and describing events or processes in a c…
a logical interpretation based on what scientists already know
a scientific explanation for a set of observations that can b…
Science
an organized way of gathering and analyzing evidence about th…
Observation
the act of noticing and describing events or processes in a c…
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Honors Biology-9th Grade
Biosphere
Species
Population
Community
The entire planet with all its organisms and and their physic…
A group of the same individuals
A group of individuals that belong to the same species and li…
A group of different organisms that live together in a define…
Biosphere
The entire planet with all its organisms and and their physic…
Species
A group of the same individuals
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9th Grade Honors Biology Midterm
What is crossing over?
What are the four stages of mitosis?
Prophase
Metaphase
Process of homologous chromosomes exchanging segments that re…
Prophase, Metaphase, Anaphase, Telophase
Growth and preparation
Lines up
What is crossing over?
Process of homologous chromosomes exchanging segments that re…
What are the four stages of mitosis?
Prophase, Metaphase, Anaphase, Telophase
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Honors Biology (9th grade)
Independent variable
Dependent variable
control group
quantitative data
variable that is deliberately changed
variable that is observed/ measured and changes depending on…
same treatment as experimental group except one variable
obtained by counting/measuring
Independent variable
variable that is deliberately changed
Dependent variable
variable that is observed/ measured and changes depending on…
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Biology Honors (9th)
biosphere
ecology
biotic factor
abiotic factor
consists of all life on earth and all the parts of the earth…
the scientific study of interactions among organisms and betw…
the biological influences on organisms; any licking part of t…
physical components of an ecosystem; any non living part of t…
biosphere
consists of all life on earth and all the parts of the earth…
ecology
the scientific study of interactions among organisms and betw…
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9th Grade Honors Biology
Sacharrides
Amino Acids
Peptide bonds
catalysts for bonds
Building blocks of Carbs
Building blocks of protein
bonds used in proteins
enzymes
Sacharrides
Building blocks of Carbs
Amino Acids
Building blocks of protein
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9th Honors Biology
lac-
leuko, leuco
-logy
-lysis
milk
white
study of
to loosen, break
lac-
milk
leuko, leuco
white
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9th Grade Honors Biology
A, an
ab-
Ad, af-
Aero
without, not
Away from
Near, Forward
Air
A, an
without, not
ab-
Away from
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9th grade honors Biology
Symbiosis
Mutualism
Commensalism
Parasitism
A close relationship between 2 different species.... Ex: mutuali…
When both organisms benefit from the relationship.... Ex: plants…
When one organism benefits and the other one is unaffected in…
When one organism benefits and the other one is harmed in a r…
Symbiosis
A close relationship between 2 different species.... Ex: mutuali…
Mutualism
When both organisms benefit from the relationship.... Ex: plants…
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9th Grade Honors Biology
van der waal's Forces
Ionic Bond
Covalent Bond
Molecules
a weak attraction between molecules
electrical attraction between to oppositely charged atoms
chemical bond formed when electrons are shared
compound held together by covalent bonds
van der waal's Forces
a weak attraction between molecules
Ionic Bond
electrical attraction between to oppositely charged atoms
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Biology Honors 9th Grade
Science
Observation
Inference
Hypothesis
an organized way of gathering and analyzing evidence about th…
the act of noticing and describing events or processes in a c…
a logical interpretation based on what scientists already know
a scientific explanation for a set of observations that can b…
Science
an organized way of gathering and analyzing evidence about th…
Observation
the act of noticing and describing events or processes in a c…
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Honors Biology 9th: Plants
cotyledon
style
guard cells
spore
"Seed-leaf"- contains stored food for embryo pant in seeds
Stalk-like part of pistil/carpal
A pair of cells surrounding hole (stoma) on back of leaves- T…
Asexual reproductive cell (haploid- can grow into new organism)
cotyledon
"Seed-leaf"- contains stored food for embryo pant in seeds
style
Stalk-like part of pistil/carpal
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9th grade honors biology
Food chain
Ecology
Biotic
Organism
Chane showing how energy passes from one organism to the next
Study of interactions that take place among organisms and the…
Living things within an ecosystem
One of any living thing
Food chain
Chane showing how energy passes from one organism to the next
Ecology
Study of interactions that take place among organisms and the…
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9th Grade Honors Biology Midterm
What is crossing over?
What are the four stages of mitosis?
Prophase
Metaphase
The process of homologous chromosomes exchanging segments tha…
1. Prophase 2. Metaphase 3. Anaphase 4. Telophase
What is crossing over?
The process of homologous chromosomes exchanging segments tha…
What are the four stages of mitosis?
1. Prophase 2. Metaphase 3. Anaphase 4. Telophase
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Honors Biology - Cells - 9th Grade
Cell Wall
Central Vacuole
Chloroplast
Centriole
Rigid layer that gives protection, support, and shape to the…
Filled with watery fluids that strengthen the cell and help s…
Organelles that carry out photosynthesis (found only in plant…
Cylinder-shaped organelles made of short microtubules arrange…
Cell Wall
Rigid layer that gives protection, support, and shape to the…
Central Vacuole
Filled with watery fluids that strengthen the cell and help s…
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Biology honors 9th grade
What organic molecules do living organ…
What are the materials needed for phot…
What materials are produced by photosy…
In photosynthesis _____ energy is conv…
ATP
Carbon dioxide and water
Sugars and oxygen
Light; Chemical
What organic molecules do living organ…
ATP
What are the materials needed for phot…
Carbon dioxide and water
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Honors 9th Biology-Plant Vocabulary
Fungi
Lichen
Bryophyte
Tracheophyte
A kingdom made up of nongreen, eukaryotic organisms that have…
An organism made of a fungus and either algae or autotrophic…
A moss, liverwort, or hornwort; a nonvascular plant that inha…
Type of plant that has vascular tissues. Ferns and horsetails…
Fungi
A kingdom made up of nongreen, eukaryotic organisms that have…
Lichen
An organism made of a fungus and either algae or autotrophic…
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Mrs. Shaw Honors 9th Biology Exam
ecosystem
observing
ecological model
by using light energy to make carbohyd…
The lowest level of environmental complexity that include liv…
Which biological inquiry method is an ecologist using when he…
A mathematical formula designed to predict population fluctua…
How do most primary producers make their own food?
ecosystem
The lowest level of environmental complexity that include liv…
observing
Which biological inquiry method is an ecologist using when he…
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Biology Unit 9 9th Honors
Mitosis
Meiosis
Interphase
Prophase
cell division that creates two daughter cells that are exact…
cell division that creates gametes, this process only done by…
the normal growing phase of a cell where the cell replicates…
first phase of cell division where centrioles appear, the nuc…
Mitosis
cell division that creates two daughter cells that are exact…
Meiosis
cell division that creates gametes, this process only done by…
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Honors Biology 9th 2 Unit
Robert Hooke(1665)
Leeuwenhoek
Cell Theory
Cells Wall and Plasma Membrane
1st person to see a "cell"... Observed a piece of cork under a m…
1st person to describe living cells... Animalcules
All things are made of cells... cells come from pre-existing cel…
cell is surrounded by a water proof plasma membrane... Controls…
Robert Hooke(1665)
1st person to see a "cell"... Observed a piece of cork under a m…
Leeuwenhoek
1st person to describe living cells... Animalcules
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Chapter 3 9th Biology Honors
amino acid
amino group
anabolic steroid
carbohydrates
an organic molecule containing a carboxyl group and an amino…
a chemical group consisting of a nitrogen atom bonded to two…
a synthetic variant of the male hormone testosterone that mim…
member of the call of biological molecules consisting of sing…
amino acid
an organic molecule containing a carboxyl group and an amino…
amino group
a chemical group consisting of a nitrogen atom bonded to two…
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9th Grade Biology Honors Chapter 2
Chemistry
Atoms
Element
Periodic Table of Elements
The study of matter.
The building blocks of matter. Contain a central nucleus with…
A pure substance that cannot be broken down into other substa…
Displays all known elements.
Chemistry
The study of matter.
Atoms
The building blocks of matter. Contain a central nucleus with…
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Honors Biology(9th): Chapter 3- The Molecules of Cells
Functional groups
Hydrophilic
Hydrophobic
Hydroxyl Group
Effect a molecules functions by participating in chemical rea…
Likes water- opposite charge
Afraid of water- same charge
Consist of a hydrogen atom bonded to an oxygen atom which in…
Functional groups
Effect a molecules functions by participating in chemical rea…
Hydrophilic
Likes water- opposite charge
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Honors Biology 9th Grade Cells
cell
cell membrane
cell wall
centriole
Basic unit of life
controls what enters and leaves the cell
Ridged outer layer of a plant cell
small set of micro tubes arranged in a certain way
cell
Basic unit of life
cell membrane
controls what enters and leaves the cell
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9th Grade Honors Biology Final
Nucleic Acid
Adenine
Guanine
Replication
A complex organic substance present in living cells
A purine base that is a component of DNA and RNA, forming a b…
Guanine is one of the four bases in DNA.
DNA replication is the process by which a double-stranded DNA…
Nucleic Acid
A complex organic substance present in living cells
Adenine
A purine base that is a component of DNA and RNA, forming a b…
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9th grade final honors biology
What kind of cell is present in the mi…
What kind of cell is present in the ch…
What process takes place in the mitoch…
What process takes place in the chloro…
Animal & plant
Plant
Cellular respiration
Photosynthesis
What kind of cell is present in the mi…
Animal & plant
What kind of cell is present in the ch…
Plant
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Honors Biology 9th Grade - Midterm Review
definition of photosynthesis
purpose of photosynthesis
chemical equation of photosynthesis
location of photosynthesis in general
Light-dependent chemical reaction that produces glucose from…
create sugars (glucose) for the mitochondria to break down to…
6CO2+6H20 ➔ C6H12O6+ 6O2
chloroplasts
definition of photosynthesis
Light-dependent chemical reaction that produces glucose from…
purpose of photosynthesis
create sugars (glucose) for the mitochondria to break down to…
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Honors Biology 9th Grade - Midterm Review
definition of photosynthesis
purpose of photosynthesis
chemical equation of photosynthesis
location of photosynthesis in general
Light-dependent chemical reaction that produces glucose from…
create sugars (glucose) for the mitochondria to break down to…
6CO2+6H20 ➔ C6H12O6+ 6O2
chloroplasts
definition of photosynthesis
Light-dependent chemical reaction that produces glucose from…
purpose of photosynthesis
create sugars (glucose) for the mitochondria to break down to…
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Honors Biology 9th grade Test Chapter 7
Contribution of Robert Hooke
Contribution of Anton van Leeuwenhoek
Contribution of Matthias Schleiden
Contribution of Theodor Schwann
looked at a slice of non-living cork
looked at pond water
found that plants have cells
found that animals have cells
Contribution of Robert Hooke
looked at a slice of non-living cork
Contribution of Anton van Leeuwenhoek
looked at pond water
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Chapter 4 9th Biology Honors
Cell theory
cell wall
cellular metabolism
central vacuole
the theory that all living things are composed of cell and th…
protective layer external to the plasma membrane in plant cel…
all chemical activities of a cell
in a plant cell, a large membranous sac with diverse roles in…
Cell theory
the theory that all living things are composed of cell and th…
cell wall
protective layer external to the plasma membrane in plant cel…
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Semester 1 Final Honors Biology 9th Grade
independent variables
dependent variables
control group
experimental group
A variable that a scientist changes to find out how this chan…
The outcome factor -- the variable that may change in respons…
In an experiment, the group that is not exposed to the treatm…
In an experiment, the group that is exposed to the treatment,…
independent variables
A variable that a scientist changes to find out how this chan…
dependent variables
The outcome factor -- the variable that may change in respons…
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9th Honors Biology unit zero
biology
biodiversity
species
biosphere
the scientific study of all forms of life.
the variety of life within an area.
a particular type of living thing that is capable to reproduce.
all organisms and the part of the earth where they exist.
biology
the scientific study of all forms of life.
biodiversity
the variety of life within an area.
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Honors 9th Biology Ecology Vocabulary
Ecology
Biosphere
Biotic Factor
Abiotic Factor
The study of how living things interact with each other and t…
All the parts of the planet that are inhabited by living thin…
Any living part of the environment with which an organism mig…
Non-living parts of the environment that affect living organi…
Ecology
The study of how living things interact with each other and t…
Biosphere
All the parts of the planet that are inhabited by living thin…
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Biology honors 9th grade finals
Exocytosis
Endocytosis
Receptor
Cell theory
Something going in
Something coming in
Receive another compound from somewhere else
The cell is the basic unit of life... All organisms are composed…
Exocytosis
Something going in
Endocytosis
Something coming in
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Genetics (9th Grade Biology Honors)
Gametes
Autosomes
Sex chromosomes
Homologous pairs of chromosomes
Sex cells
44 chromosomes that have nothing to do with gender
2 chromosomes that determine gender
Pairs that have the same structure
Gametes
Sex cells
Autosomes
44 chromosomes that have nothing to do with gender
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Chapter 5 9th Biology Honors
active site
activation energy
active transport
ATP
the part of an enzyme molecule where a substrate molecule att…
the amount of energy that reactants must absorb before a chem…
the movement of a substrate across a biological membrane agai…
adenosine triphosphate, main energy source
active site
the part of an enzyme molecule where a substrate molecule att…
activation energy
the amount of energy that reactants must absorb before a chem…
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Cell Vocabulary (Biology Honors 9th)
passive transport
Active Transport
Microorganism
Protist
movement of a molecule across a cell membrane with no ATP
movement of a molecule through a cell membrane and needs ATP
Any organism that is microscopic
Eukaryotes that are one celled
passive transport
movement of a molecule across a cell membrane with no ATP
Active Transport
movement of a molecule through a cell membrane and needs ATP
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Honors Biology 9th Grade - Midterm Review
photosynthesis
photosynthesis
chemical equation of photosynthesis
location of photosynthesis
Light-dependent chemical reaction that produces glucose from…
create sugars (glucose) for the mitochondria to break down to…
6CO2+6H20 ➔ C6H12O6+ 6O2
chloroplasts
photosynthesis
Light-dependent chemical reaction that produces glucose from…
photosynthesis
create sugars (glucose) for the mitochondria to break down to…
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Chapter 9 9th Honors Biology
ABO blood groups
achondroplasia
alleles
amniocentes
genetically determined classes of human blood that are based…
a form of human dwarfism
an alternative version of a gene
technique for diagnosing genetic defects while a fetus in in…
ABO blood groups
genetically determined classes of human blood that are based…
achondroplasia
a form of human dwarfism
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Organelles -Honors Biology 9th Grade
Mitochondria
Cytoplasm
Smooth ER (Endoplasmic Reticulum)
Vacuole
makes energy for cell during cellular respiration; other orga…
gel-like substance where chemical reactions take place; keeps…
Destroys toxins such as Alcohol
Stores nutrients & water
Mitochondria
makes energy for cell during cellular respiration; other orga…
Cytoplasm
gel-like substance where chemical reactions take place; keeps…
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Chapter 12 9th Honors Biology
biotechnology
clone
complementary DNA
DNA lingase
manipulation of living organisms or their components to make…
to produce genetically identical copies of a cell, organism,…
DNA molecule made in vitro using mRNA as a template and the e…
an enzyme, essential for DNA replication, that catalyzes the…
biotechnology
manipulation of living organisms or their components to make…
clone
to produce genetically identical copies of a cell, organism,…
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Genetics 9th Grade Honors Biology
allele
gene
chromosome
genotype
a variant form of a gene. Some genes have a variety of differ…
a locus (or region) of DNA that encodes a functional RNA or p…
thread-like structures located inside the nucleus of animal a…
How the gene is written out including the recessive traits no…
allele
a variant form of a gene. Some genes have a variety of differ…
gene
a locus (or region) of DNA that encodes a functional RNA or p…
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Chapter 1 9th Biology Honors
archea
bacteria
biology
biosphere
one of two prokaryotic domains of life often in extreme envir…
most diverse and widespread prokaryote
the scientific study of life
all of the environments on Earth that support life
archea
one of two prokaryotic domains of life often in extreme envir…
bacteria
most diverse and widespread prokaryote
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