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Life Science - Chapter 1 Guide Terms
Unicellular organisms
Multicellular organisms
Microscope
Cell theory
organisms made of a single cell
organisms made up of many cells
an instrument that make an object appear larger than it is
theory that every living thing is made up of one or more cell…
Unicellular organisms
organisms made of a single cell
Multicellular organisms
organisms made up of many cells
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Life Science Chapter 1 Study Guide
specialization
science
organism
characteristic
studying or working in only one part of a subject
an organized collection of knowledge about the world
any living thing
quality or property that defines or classifies something
specialization
studying or working in only one part of a subject
science
an organized collection of knowledge about the world
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Life Science Chapter 1
Hypothesis
Goal of Science
Science
Observation
A scientific explanation for a set of observations that can b…
To give an explanation for natural events, to understand patt…
An organized way of gathering and analyzing evidence about th…
The act of noticing and describing what is happening in an or…
Hypothesis
A scientific explanation for a set of observations that can b…
Goal of Science
To give an explanation for natural events, to understand patt…
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Life Science Chapter 1
scientific inquiry
hypothesis
variable
manipulated variable
the diverse ways in which scientists investigate the natural…
possible answer to a scientific question or explanation for a…
factor that can change in an experiment
the one variable in an experiment that is purposely changed
scientific inquiry
the diverse ways in which scientists investigate the natural…
hypothesis
possible answer to a scientific question or explanation for a…
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Life Science - Chapter 1
ecosystem
community
energy
environment
All the living and nonliving things that interact in an area.
All the organisms in an ecosystem.
The ability to cause change.
Everything that surrounds and affects an organism.
ecosystem
All the living and nonliving things that interact in an area.
community
All the organisms in an ecosystem.
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Science Chapter 1 Study Guide - The Study of Life
Organisms are diverse, yet share simil…
Groups of organisms change over time.
The structure and function of organism…
Organisms operate on the same physical…
Living things come in all shapes and sizes, from microbes to…
The gradual process of change in groups of organisms is evolu…
Structure is the way that an organism is put together as a wh…
Scientists know that life follows the same rules or principle…
Organisms are diverse, yet share simil…
Living things come in all shapes and sizes, from microbes to…
Groups of organisms change over time.
The gradual process of change in groups of organisms is evolu…
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life science chapter 1 and 2
organisms
law
purpose of science
sir francis bacon
the term for any living thing
scientific idea that has survived many experiments and observ…
to discover the laws of creation and use them for mans benefits
father of scientific method
organisms
the term for any living thing
law
scientific idea that has survived many experiments and observ…
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Glencoe Life Science Chapter 1
Law
Unicellular
Multicellular
Reproduction
A statement about how things work in nature that seems to be…
Living Things that are made of only one cell
Living things that are made up of two or more cells
Process by which one organism makes one or more new organizsms
Law
A statement about how things work in nature that seems to be…
Unicellular
Living Things that are made of only one cell
39 terms
Life Science Chapter 1
scientific inquiry
hypothesis
variable
manipulated variable
the diverse ways in which scientists investigate the natural…
possible answer to a scientific question or explanation for a…
factor that can change in an experiment
the one variable in an experiment that is purposely changed
scientific inquiry
the diverse ways in which scientists investigate the natural…
hypothesis
possible answer to a scientific question or explanation for a…
Chapter 1 The World Of Life Science
Life Science
Life Scientists
Why Ask Questions
Science is
The study of living things
Anyone ... Anywhere ... Anything
Find interesting questions ... Find answers
A process of gathering knowledge
Life Science
The study of living things
Life Scientists
Anyone ... Anywhere ... Anything
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Life Science: Chapter 1
Cells
Cytoplasm
Chloroplasts
Vertabraes
All living things are made up of small building blocks called…
Gel like fluid in the cell like jello
Captures energy from the sunlight and produce food in plants
Animals that have a back bone
Cells
All living things are made up of small building blocks called…
Cytoplasm
Gel like fluid in the cell like jello
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Life Science Chapter 1
science
observation
inference
False
What is the knowledge gained from careful systematic investig…
What is a piece of information gained by using one or more of…
What is a logical conclusion based on observation?
An inference is the same as an observation. ... True or False
science
What is the knowledge gained from careful systematic investig…
observation
What is a piece of information gained by using one or more of…
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Life Science - Chapter 1 Guide Questions
What are the characteristics of all li…
The "needs" of living things
What are the differences between unice…
Who were the pioneers of cell discovery?
-organization... -the ability to respond/adapt to the environmen…
-energy to survive... -certain materials to grow, develop and li…
unicellular is made of a single cell while multicellular is m…
Robert Hooke and Anton Van Leeuwenhoek
What are the characteristics of all li…
-organization... -the ability to respond/adapt to the environmen…
The "needs" of living things
-energy to survive... -certain materials to grow, develop and li…
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Life Science Chapter 1
science
Life Science
observation
Inference
Knowledge obtained from the systematic investigation of the n…
Studying living organisms and vital life processes
Using one or more of your senses to gather information.
To make a decision or prediction based on the available evide…
science
Knowledge obtained from the systematic investigation of the n…
Life Science
Studying living organisms and vital life processes
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Life Science Chapter 1
Science
Life science
model
observation
the knowledge gained from careful, systematic investigation o…
the knowledge gained when scientific investigation is applied…
a simple representation of a much more complex object or conc…
a piece of information that a person has gained by using one…
Science
the knowledge gained from careful, systematic investigation o…
Life science
the knowledge gained when scientific investigation is applied…
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Holt Life Science Chapter 1
Life Science
Scientific Method
Hypothesis
Controlled Experiment
The study of living things
Steps that scientists follow to answer questions and solve pr…
Possible explanation or answer to a question
An experiment that tests only one factor at a time and includ…
Life Science
The study of living things
Scientific Method
Steps that scientists follow to answer questions and solve pr…
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chapter 1 life science
Science
Systematic
Inference
model
is the knowledge gained from careful, systematic investigatio…
a study based on step-by-step procedure
is a logical conclusion
a simple representation of a much more complex object or conc…
Science
is the knowledge gained from careful, systematic investigatio…
Systematic
a study based on step-by-step procedure
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Life Science Chapter 1
The statement "That is a beautiful shi…
What is scientism?
What is a scientific observation?
Theories about how life first arose on…
Value Judgment
People who believe that science is their only source of knowl…
When you actually use one of your five senses to observe some…
True
The statement "That is a beautiful shi…
Value Judgment
What is scientism?
People who believe that science is their only source of knowl…
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Life Science ~ Chapter 1 ~ The World of Life Science
science
observation
inference
bias
the knowledge gained from careful, systematic investigation o…
a piece of information that a person has gained by using one…
a logical conclusion based on available information
what someone wants to believe
science
the knowledge gained from careful, systematic investigation o…
observation
a piece of information that a person has gained by using one…
39 terms
Life Science Chapter 1
scientific inquiry
hypothesis
variable
manipulated variable
the diverse ways in which scientists investigate the natural…
possible answer to a scientific question or explanation for a…
factor that can change in an experiment
the one variable in an experiment that is purposely changed
scientific inquiry
the diverse ways in which scientists investigate the natural…
hypothesis
possible answer to a scientific question or explanation for a…
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LIFE SCIENCE : Chapter 1
organism
environment
germinate
reproduce
a living thing
all living and non-living things
begin to grow
make more of its own kind
organism
a living thing
environment
all living and non-living things
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Chapter 1 Life Science
photosynthesis
environment
food chain
producer
the way plants use sunlight to make food
everything that surrounds a living thing
the path of energy in the form of food going from one living…
any living thing that makes, or produces, its own food
photosynthesis
the way plants use sunlight to make food
environment
everything that surrounds a living thing
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Chapter 1 The world of Life Science
Life Science
Scientific Method
Hypothesis
Controlled Experiment
the science of living things
The method scientist follow to answer questions and solve pro…
A scientific explanation for a set of observations that can b…
experiment in which only one variable is changed
Life Science
the science of living things
Scientific Method
The method scientist follow to answer questions and solve pro…
39 terms
Life Science Chapter 1
scientific inquiry
hypothesis
variable
manipulated variable
the diverse ways in which scientists investigate the natural…
possible answer to a scientific question or explanation for a…
factor that can change in an experiment
the one variable in an experiment that is purposely changed
scientific inquiry
the diverse ways in which scientists investigate the natural…
hypothesis
possible answer to a scientific question or explanation for a…
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Life Science Chapter 1
science
observation
infer
universal negative
The systematic investigation of the natural world based on ob…
The information gathered from the environment by one's senses…
To make a decision based on the available evidence.
A statement that excludes everything; often uses such words a…
science
The systematic investigation of the natural world based on ob…
observation
The information gathered from the environment by one's senses…
50 terms
Life Science Chapter 1
Law
Unicellular
Multicellular
Reproduction
A statement about how things work in nature that seems to be…
Living Things that are made of only one cell
Living things that are made up of two or more cells
Process by which one organism makes one or more new organizsms
Law
A statement about how things work in nature that seems to be…
Unicellular
Living Things that are made of only one cell
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Glencoe Life Science Chapter 1
1 Solving a problem scientifically... 2 S…
scientific methods
organism
cell
organized problem-solving procedure in science
living thing
the smallest unit in organisms that carries on life functions
1 Solving a problem scientifically... 2 S…
scientific methods
organized problem-solving procedure in science
50 terms
Glencoe Life Science Chapter 1
Law
Unicellular
Multicellular
Reproduction
A statement about how things work in nature that seems to be…
Living Things that are made of only one cell
Living things that are made up of two or more cells
Process by which one organism makes one or more new organizsms
Law
A statement about how things work in nature that seems to be…
Unicellular
Living Things that are made of only one cell
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Life Science Chapter 1 The World of Life Science
What is the science skill of observing?
What is scientific predicting?
What is an inference?
Why do scientists create models?
Using one or more of your senses to gather information (p.7)
Making a forcast of what will happen (p.9)
An explanation or interpretation of the things a scientist ob…
To make representations of complex objects or processes (p.11)
What is the science skill of observing?
Using one or more of your senses to gather information (p.7)
What is scientific predicting?
Making a forcast of what will happen (p.9)
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Life Science study guide chapter 1
Differences between qualitative and qu…
Hypothesis
Controlled experiment
Variable
Quantitative- numbers that are obtained by counting and measu…
A testable statement about the solution to a problem.
A situation or process designed and controlled by a person fo…
Not consistent, liable to change.
Differences between qualitative and qu…
Quantitative- numbers that are obtained by counting and measu…
Hypothesis
A testable statement about the solution to a problem.
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Life Science- Chapter 1- Ecosystems
organism
environment
ecosystem
ecology
any living thing
everything around an organism
a group of living and nonliving things and their environment
the scientific study of the relationship between living and n…
organism
any living thing
environment
everything around an organism
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Life Science Chapter 1
What is the science skill of observing?
What is scientific predicting?
What is an inference?
Why do scientists create models?
Using one or more of your senses to gather information (p.7)
Making a forcast of what will happen (p.9)
An explanation or interpretation of the things a scientist ob…
To make representations of complex objects or processes (p.11)
What is the science skill of observing?
Using one or more of your senses to gather information (p.7)
What is scientific predicting?
Making a forcast of what will happen (p.9)
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Life Science - Chapter 1 Study Guide.
Characteristics of living things
Characteristics of living things
Characteristics of living things
Characteristics of living things
1. Organization
2. Grow and Develop
3. Respond to the enviornment
4. Ability to reproduce
Characteristics of living things
1. Organization
Characteristics of living things
2. Grow and Develop
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Life Science Chapter 1
Science
background research
value judgement
scientism
The knowledge humans have gained about the natural world and…
finding out what is known before experimenting
A statement that describes an opinion or feeling such as "Bea…
Those who believe that science is the only source of knowledg…
Science
The knowledge humans have gained about the natural world and…
background research
finding out what is known before experimenting
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Life Science Chapter 1 Study Guide
Donald... Kagan... Pets... Cats... Overalls... For ... G…
Domain-
Kingdom-
Phylum-
Domain... Kingdom... Phylum... Class... Order... Family... Genus... Species
Eukarya
Animalia
Chordata
Donald... Kagan... Pets... Cats... Overalls... For ... G…
Domain... Kingdom... Phylum... Class... Order... Family... Genus... Species
Domain-
Eukarya
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Life Science Chapter1 Study Guide
Character Of All Living Things
Cells
Cell
Unicellular Organism
All living things or organism have a cellular organization, c…
All organisms are made of small building blocks called ______…
The basic unit of structure and function of an organism
Single celled (ex. bacteria)
Character Of All Living Things
All living things or organism have a cellular organization, c…
Cells
All organisms are made of small building blocks called ______…
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Life Science Chapter 1
Define Science
Observation
Inference
Limits of Science
knowledge; the knowledge gained from the careful systematic i…
information that a person has gained by using one or more of…
logical conclusion based on observation
cannot prove universal negitives, value judgements, or final…
Define Science
knowledge; the knowledge gained from the careful systematic i…
Observation
information that a person has gained by using one or more of…
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Life Science Chapter 1
Scientific Methods (1)
Hypothesis (1)
Control (1)
Variable (1)
Procedures used to solve problems and answer questions that c…
Prediction that can be tested.
Standard to which the outcome of a test is compared.
Something in an experiment that can change.
Scientific Methods (1)
Procedures used to solve problems and answer questions that c…
Hypothesis (1)
Prediction that can be tested.
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Life Science Chapter 1 Study Guide.
compound light microscope
scientific method
hypothesis
technology
What would a life scientist use to magnify a living thing?
What do scientists use to follow steps to answer questions an…
What do scientists use experiments to test?
What is using knowledge, tools, and materials to solve proble…
compound light microscope
What would a life scientist use to magnify a living thing?
scientific method
What do scientists use to follow steps to answer questions an…
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Life Science: Chapter 1 Vocabulary
organism
adaptation
asexual reproduction
deoxyribonucleic acid (DNA)
a living thing that goes through all the processes of life
when an organism makes a change that will increase its chance…
when a new organism is formed from one parent
a molecule found in cells that contains genetic information
organism
a living thing that goes through all the processes of life
adaptation
when an organism makes a change that will increase its chance…
49 terms
Life Science Chapter 1
What is the science skill of observing?
What is scientific predicting?
What is an inference?
Why do scientists create models?
Using one or more of your senses to gather information
Making a forcast of what will happen
An explanation or interpretation of the things a scientist ob…
To make representations of complex objects or processes
What is the science skill of observing?
Using one or more of your senses to gather information
What is scientific predicting?
Making a forcast of what will happen
15 terms
Life Science Chapter 1
scientific methods
hypothesis
control
variable
a series of procedures
an explanation that can be tested
the standard to which the outcome of a test is compared
something in an experiment that can change
scientific methods
a series of procedures
hypothesis
an explanation that can be tested
9 terms
Life Science-Chapter 1
Observation
Interpretation or Inference
bias
Scientific Method
The careful inspection of some object or event using your sen…
when you try to answer why something is happening
when your interpretation is negatively influenced by your bel…
-state the problem... -gather information... -form a hypothesis... -ex…
Observation
The careful inspection of some object or event using your sen…
Interpretation or Inference
when you try to answer why something is happening
21 terms
Chapter 1: The Science of Life Study Guide
State the Scientific Method.
Independent Variable
Dependent Variable
Theory
1) Define the problem 2) Research topics from problem stateme…
value that can be changed (input)
value that results from independent variable
hypothesis supported by many experiments
State the Scientific Method.
1) Define the problem 2) Research topics from problem stateme…
Independent Variable
value that can be changed (input)
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Study Guide Chapter 1: The Science of life
Biology
Biologist
Examples of Issues That Impact Society
New technologies
the study of life
study questions about how living things work, how they intera…
...
biologist invent new technologies all the time. biologist stu…
Biology
the study of life
Biologist
study questions about how living things work, how they intera…
26 terms
Life Science Chapter 1
science
observing
quantitative observation
qualitative observation
A way of learning about the natural world and the knowledge g…
The process of using one or more of your senses to gather inf…
An observation that deals with a number or amount
An observation that deals with characteristics that cannot be…
science
A way of learning about the natural world and the knowledge g…
observing
The process of using one or more of your senses to gather inf…
37 terms
Life Science chapter 1
Organism
Cell
Unicellular
Multicellular
A living thing
The basic unit all living things are made of
Having only one cell
Having many cells
Organism
A living thing
Cell
The basic unit all living things are made of
42 terms
Life Science Chapter 1 Study Guide
Lysosome
Vacuoles
Cell
Homeostasis
small round structures containing chemicals that break down c…
are the storage areas of the cell
the basic unit of structure and function of living things
The maintenance of stable internal conditions (sweating)
Lysosome
small round structures containing chemicals that break down c…
Vacuoles
are the storage areas of the cell
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Life Science: Chapter 1 - Introduction to Life Science
science
observing
quantitative observation
qualitative observation
a way of learning about the natural world and the knowledge g…
the process of using one or more of your senses to gather inf…
an observation that deals with a number or amount
an observation that deals with characteristics that cannot be…
science
a way of learning about the natural world and the knowledge g…
observing
the process of using one or more of your senses to gather inf…
50 terms
Biology - Chapter 1: The Science of Life Study Guide
adaptation
anabolism
autotroph
biosphere
inherited trait that gives an advantage to individuals
part of metabolism that involves the building or synthesis of…
organisms that use sun or inorganic compounds as energy to cr…
all living things and places they are found on Earth
adaptation
inherited trait that gives an advantage to individuals
anabolism
part of metabolism that involves the building or synthesis of…
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