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Chapter 1 Biology Vocabulary
Science
Observation
Hypothesis
Controlled Experiment
an organized way of gathering and analyzing evidence about th…
a process of noticing and describing events in a careful and…
a possible explanation for a scientific question
an experiment in which only one variable is changed
Science
an organized way of gathering and analyzing evidence about th…
Observation
a process of noticing and describing events in a careful and…
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Biology Standard 1 Vocabulary
Predator-prey relationship
Symbiosis
Competition
Ecosystem
If more prey are available, the number of predators increase;…
The relationship between two different kinds of organisms tha…
A rivalry between organisms or species for the same resources.
A group of organisms and how they interact with each other an…
Predator-prey relationship
If more prey are available, the number of predators increase;…
Symbiosis
The relationship between two different kinds of organisms tha…
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Biology Standard 1 Vocabulary
Predator-prey relationship
Symbiosis
Competition
Ecosystem
If more prey are available, the number of predators increase;…
The relationship between two different kinds of organisms tha…
A rivalry between organisms or species for the same resources.
A group of organisms and how they interact with each other an…
Predator-prey relationship
If more prey are available, the number of predators increase;…
Symbiosis
The relationship between two different kinds of organisms tha…
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Biology Semester 1 Final Vocabulary
animal cell
biomolecule
carbohydrate
cell
eukaryotic cell without a cell wall or chlorplasts
carbon-based molecule that is found in all living things
sugars and starches; used for quick energy; contains the elem…
the basic unit of all living things
animal cell
eukaryotic cell without a cell wall or chlorplasts
biomolecule
carbon-based molecule that is found in all living things
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2.1 IB Biology Vocabulary
Carbohydrates
lipids
glucose
Proteins
Contain carbon, oxygen, hydrogen (CHO). Organic compounds con…
Contain C, H, O. A group of non-polar organic molecules that…
Monosaccharide, (6 carbon ring), C6H12O6. Can be alpha or bet…
Contain Carbon, Hydrogen, Oxygen, Nitrogen, and additionally…
Carbohydrates
Contain carbon, oxygen, hydrogen (CHO). Organic compounds con…
lipids
Contain C, H, O. A group of non-polar organic molecules that…
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Biology Vocabulary 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 to gather information.
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 to gather information.
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Biology S1 vocabulary
observation
problem
testable
untestable
gaining information through your senses or instruments which…
asking a testable, relevant question about your observation
seeking a fact
seeking an opinion
observation
gaining information through your senses or instruments which…
problem
asking a testable, relevant question about your observation
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Unit 1 Biology Vocabulary
Science
Observation
Hypothesis
Controlled Experiment
an organized way of gathering and analyzing evidence about th…
a process of noticing and describing events in a careful and…
a possible explanation for a scientific question
an experiment in which only one variable is changed
Science
an organized way of gathering and analyzing evidence about th…
Observation
a process of noticing and describing events in a careful and…
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Biology Vocabulary Term 1
Matter
Atom
Subatomic Particles
Proton
Anything that has mass and takes up space
Basic unit of matter... Smallest unit of an element
protons, neutrons, electrons
Positively charged particle
Matter
Anything that has mass and takes up space
Atom
Basic unit of matter... Smallest unit of an element
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Biology Ch. 1 Vocabulary
organisms
homeostasis
nurtients
digestion
living things
constant internal environment
what an organism needs for energy, growth, repair maintence
breaking food into simpler parts
organisms
living things
homeostasis
constant internal environment
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Unit 1 Biology Vocabulary
Commensalism
Competition
ecological succession
Ecosystem
a symbiotic relationship where one organism is unaffected
two or more organisms using the same limited resources causin…
changes in the composition of species found in a community ov…
a community interacting with its environment through a one-wa…
Commensalism
a symbiotic relationship where one organism is unaffected
Competition
two or more organisms using the same limited resources causin…
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Biology vocabulary 1.1
biology
organism
organization
growth
The science (study) of life.
Any living thing. Must have all the characteristics of life.
The orderly way that living things are arranged.
Adds mass to an organism.
biology
The science (study) of life.
organism
Any living thing. Must have all the characteristics of life.
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Cell Vocabulary - Biology 1
Plasma membrane
Cell wall
Cytoplasm
Cytosol
Controls what enters and leaves the cell
rigid support structure of a cellulose
region from the outside of the nucleus to the plasma membrane
jelly-like substance that fills the cell
Plasma membrane
Controls what enters and leaves the cell
Cell wall
rigid support structure of a cellulose
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Biology Vocabulary #1
Control
Constant
Data
Dependent variable
Part within an experiment that is maintained without change i…
Condition that is controlled so that it does not change durin…
Observations and measurements made during an experiment.
Experimental data collected through observation measurement.…
Control
Part within an experiment that is maintained without change i…
Constant
Condition that is controlled so that it does not change durin…
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Tree Biology Vocabulary 1
Roots
Stems
Leaves
Flowers
Absorbs water and nutrients from the soil.
Support the plant and and contains vascular tissue.
The primary site for photosynthesis in plants.
Reproductive parts of plants.
Roots
Absorbs water and nutrients from the soil.
Stems
Support the plant and and contains vascular tissue.
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Biology Vocabulary List 1
Nutrition
Excretion
Reproduction
Sensitivity
the taking in of nutrients which are organic substances and m…
Removal from organs of toxic materials, the waste products of…
the processes that make more of the same kind of organism
The ability to detect or sense changes in the environment (st…
Nutrition
the taking in of nutrients which are organic substances and m…
Excretion
Removal from organs of toxic materials, the waste products of…
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Biology 1
Biodiversity
Ecological Footprint
Sustainability
Keystone Species
the variety of life in the world or in a particular habitat o…
A measure of human demand on the Earth's ecosystems. It compa…
A set of policies or practices by which societies can ensure…
A species that is critical to the functioning of the ecosyste…
Biodiversity
the variety of life in the world or in a particular habitat o…
Ecological Footprint
A measure of human demand on the Earth's ecosystems. It compa…
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Biology Vocabulary (Ch.1)
adaptation
biology
constant
control group
...
...
...
...
adaptation
...
biology
...
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Biology - Cell Biology 1
cell
disease
infectious disease
malaria
Basic unit of life
An abnormal state in which the body is not functioning normally
A disease that is caused by a pathogen and that can be spread…
This disease is commonly associated with poverty and is sprea…
cell
Basic unit of life
disease
An abnormal state in which the body is not functioning normally
Interactive Biology - Week 1 - Vocabulary
dependent variable
hypothesis
independent variable
observation
variable in a scientific experiment that is affected by anoth…
possible answer to a scientific question; must be falsifiable
variable in a scientific experiment that is manipulated by th…
anything that is detected with the senses
dependent variable
variable in a scientific experiment that is affected by anoth…
hypothesis
possible answer to a scientific question; must be falsifiable
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Biology Vocabulary Chapter 1-2, 1-3
Science
Observation
Data
Inference
Organized way of using evidence to learn about the natural wo…
Use of one or more of the senses to gather information.
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 to gather information.
Biology - Chapter 1 Vocabulary
Biosphere
Ecosystem
Organism
Cell
All the parts of the planet that are invited by living things…
Community of living things plus the nonliving features of the…
Living thing.
Basic unit of living matter; separated from its environment b…
Biosphere
All the parts of the planet that are invited by living things…
Ecosystem
Community of living things plus the nonliving features of the…
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Biology Ch.1 Vocabulary
biosphere
biodiversity
species
biology
All living things and all the places they are found on Earth.
the variety of life.
a particular type of living things that can reproduces by int…
the scientific study of all forms of life
biosphere
All living things and all the places they are found on Earth.
biodiversity
the variety of life.
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Biology 1 chapter 1 VOCABULARY (Miller & Levine)
science
observation
inference
hypothesis
organized way of gathering and analyzing evidence about the n…
act of noticing and describing events in a careful, orderly way
logical interpretation based on what scientists already know
scientific explanation for a set of observations that can be…
science
organized way of gathering and analyzing evidence about the n…
observation
act of noticing and describing events in a careful, orderly way
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Biology Semester 1 Vocabulary
reactant
product
photosynthesis
cellular respiration
A starting substance in a chemical reaction
A substance formed as a result of a chemical reaction
process by which plants, algae & cyanobacteria use light ener…
A process in which cells use oxygen to release energy stored…
reactant
A starting substance in a chemical reaction
product
A substance formed as a result of a chemical reaction
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Plant Biology Vocabulary 1 BASIC
Kingdom Plantae
bryophytes
vascular
ferns
A Kingdom of Domain Eukarya; members are photosynthetic, have…
lack vascular tissue and true stems, leaves, and roots; but a…
Plant tissue consisting of cells joined into tubes that trans…
Any of numerous flowerless, seedless vascular plants having r…
Kingdom Plantae
A Kingdom of Domain Eukarya; members are photosynthetic, have…
bryophytes
lack vascular tissue and true stems, leaves, and roots; but a…
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Biology Vocabulary Set 1
Trait
Variation
Species
Acquired
A fundamental characteristic of an organisms
Different versions of the same trait (e.g. if the trait is ey…
A group of organisms that...... -Share fundamental ... characteri…
Traits that can be learned, or changed, depending on an organ…
Trait
A fundamental characteristic of an organisms
Variation
Different versions of the same trait (e.g. if the trait is ey…
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Biology Vocabulary Semester 1
EVOLUTION
TROPHIC LEVEL
REPLICATION
LAW OF SEGREGATION
The gradual accumulation of the adaptation over time
A level or step in the energy pyramid
The process in which DNA molecules copy themselves
Mendelian principle explaining that because each plant has tw…
EVOLUTION
The gradual accumulation of the adaptation over time
TROPHIC LEVEL
A level or step in the energy pyramid
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Biology Vocabulary Test #1
Biology
Constant
Data
Dependent Variable
the scientific study of living organisms and their interactio…
The conditions that do not change during an experiment
any pieces of information acquired through observation or exp…
in an experiment, the factor that changes as a result of mani…
Biology
the scientific study of living organisms and their interactio…
Constant
The conditions that do not change during an experiment
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Chapter 11.1-11.3 Biology Vocabulary
Genetics
Fertilization
Trait
Hybrid
scientific study of heredity
process in sexual reproduction in which male and female repro…
specific characteristic of an individual
offspring of crosses between parents with different traits (c…
Genetics
scientific study of heredity
Fertilization
process in sexual reproduction in which male and female repro…
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Biology 1 Vocabulary
Biology
Homeostasis
Adaptation
Cohesion
Science of life, examines how living things interact
Regulation of an organism's internal environment to maintain…
inherited characteristic of a species that develops over time…
the action or fact of forming a united whole
Biology
Science of life, examines how living things interact
Homeostasis
Regulation of an organism's internal environment to maintain…
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biology unit 1 vocabulary
organelle
protist
cilia
cell
a structure that performs a specific function for the cell, a…
a microscopic single-celled organism with a nucleus and membr…
microscopic structures on a cell or single-celled oraganism t…
the smallest structure of an organism
organelle
a structure that performs a specific function for the cell, a…
protist
a microscopic single-celled organism with a nucleus and membr…
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Biology Vocabulary 1
Hetertroph
Autotroph
Mutation
Metabolism
An organism that rely s on other organisms for food.
An organism that produces its own food.
An abrupt change in an organisms DNA compared to its parents.
The sum of all processes in an organism that converts energy…
Hetertroph
An organism that rely s on other organisms for food.
Autotroph
An organism that produces its own food.
Chapter 1 vocabulary biology
science
observation
inference
hypothesis
organized way of gathering and analyzing everything about the…
process of noticing and describing events in a careful, order…
a logical interpretation based on prior knowledge and experie…
possible explanations or possible answer to a scientific ques…
science
organized way of gathering and analyzing everything about the…
observation
process of noticing and describing events in a careful, order…
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Chapter 11.1-11.3 Biology Vocabulary
Genetics
Fertilization
Trait
Hybrid
scientific study of heredity
process in sexual reproduction in which male and female repro…
specific characteristic of an individual
offspring of crosses between parents with different traits (c…
Genetics
scientific study of heredity
Fertilization
process in sexual reproduction in which male and female repro…
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Biology vocabulary 1
Deoxyribonucleic Acid (DNA)
Chromatin
Centromere
Sister chromatids
Nucleic acid, encoded with instructions to produce proteins,…
Thread like structures made up of DNA and proteins in the nuc…
Union point of two chromatids that join to form a replicated…
Each of the two identical chromosome strands in a replicated…
Deoxyribonucleic Acid (DNA)
Nucleic acid, encoded with instructions to produce proteins,…
Chromatin
Thread like structures made up of DNA and proteins in the nuc…
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Biology Chapter 1 Vocabulary
science
observation
inference
hypothesis
organized way of gathering and analyzing evidence about the n…
process of noticing and describing events or processes in a c…
a logical interpretation based on prior knowledge.
possible explanation for a set of observations or a possible…
science
organized way of gathering and analyzing evidence about the n…
observation
process of noticing and describing events or processes in a c…
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Biology Vocabulary 1
Analyze
Bar Graph
Conclusion
Constant Variable
to examine critically
a graph using parallel bars of varying lengths
final decision
a variable that remains constant throughout an experiment
Analyze
to examine critically
Bar Graph
a graph using parallel bars of varying lengths
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STAAR Biology Review Vocabulary 1
Crossing Over
Gamete
Heterotroph
Autotroph
the exchange of genetic material between homologous chromosomes
sex cells (ex: sperm and egg)
organism that cannot manufacture its own food and obtains its…
organism capable of synthesizing its own food (plants, algae)
Crossing Over
the exchange of genetic material between homologous chromosomes
Gamete
sex cells (ex: sperm and egg)
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Biology Vocabulary 1
Anti
Bio
Graph
Iogy
Against
Life
Write
Study of
Anti
Against
Bio
Life
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Biology Chapter 1 Vocabulary
biology
science
scientific method
controlled experiment
the study of life
a process of knowing
a process of collecting information to answer questions
a test of the hypothesis
biology
the study of life
science
a process of knowing
Biology Chapter 1 Vocabulary
Biosphere
Biodiversity
Species
Biology
Made up of all living things and the places they are found
The number of different species in an area
A particular type living thing that can interbreed and produc…
Study of life
Biosphere
Made up of all living things and the places they are found
Biodiversity
The number of different species in an area
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Biology vocabulary 1
Adaptations
Base unit
Biodiversity
Biosphere
The process of becoming adapted to an environment; an anatomi…
One of the fundamental units of measurement that describes le…
The variety of life within an area.
All organisms and the part of the Earth where they exist.
Adaptations
The process of becoming adapted to an environment; an anatomi…
Base unit
One of the fundamental units of measurement that describes le…
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Biology Vocabulary 1.1
Scientific Method
Hypothesis
Theory
How a Hypothesis is written
problem solving procedure
a prediction that can be tested
a well-tested explanation, supported by many types of evidence
If, __ Then, __ statement
Scientific Method
problem solving procedure
Hypothesis
a prediction that can be tested
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1.1 Biology Vocabulary
Observation
Inference
Model
Hypothesis
FACTS based on what we know from our five senses
JUDGMENTS based on facts, observations and our experience
A simplified representation that helps us understand what we…
IDEA that explains the "what" and "why"
Observation
FACTS based on what we know from our five senses
Inference
JUDGMENTS based on facts, observations and our experience
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Semester 1 Biology Vocabulary
Limiting Factor
Primary Succession
Secondary Succession
Climate
any abiotic factor or biotic factor that restricts the number…
the establishment of a community in an area of exposed rock t…
the orderly and predictable change that takes place after a c…
the average weather conditions in an area, including temperat…
Limiting Factor
any abiotic factor or biotic factor that restricts the number…
Primary Succession
the establishment of a community in an area of exposed rock t…
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Biology Vocabulary #1
a, an
ab
aero
ameb
without, deficiency
away from
air
change
a, an
without, deficiency
ab
away from
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Unit 1 Vocabulary (Biology)
biochemistry
covalent bonds
adhesion
pH scale
the study of the chemical reactions and processes in a living…
strong bonds that form when atoms want to share electrons bet…
a property of water that explains why water is capable of sti…
a scale that is used to measure the acidity and basicity of a…
biochemistry
the study of the chemical reactions and processes in a living…
covalent bonds
strong bonds that form when atoms want to share electrons bet…
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Biology Chapter #1 Vocabulary
Science
Observation
Data
Inference
an organized way of using evidence to learn about the natural…
use of one or more of the senses—sight, hearing, touch, smell…
evidence; information gathered from observations
a logical interpretation based on prior knowledge and experie…
Science
an organized way of using evidence to learn about the natural…
Observation
use of one or more of the senses—sight, hearing, touch, smell…
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Biology Vocabulary Stems #1
A or an
-ase
Bio or -be
Cyto or cyt
Not or Non
Enzyme
Living, life
Cell
A or an
Not or Non
-ase
Enzyme
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