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Prentice Hall Life Science Vocabulary: Chapter 3
Cells
Cell Theory
Unicellular
Multicellular
Basic units of structure and function in living things
It states the following:... - All living things are made of cel…
Single-celled organism
Organism composed of more than 1 organism
Cells
Basic units of structure and function in living things
Cell Theory
It states the following:... - All living things are made of cel…
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Prentice Hall Life Science Chapter 3 Vocab
element
compound
carbohydrate
lipid
any substance that cannot be broken down into simpler substan…
two or more elements that are chemically combined
energy-rich organic compound made of the elements carbon, hyd…
energy-rich organic compound, such as a fat, oil, or wax, tha…
element
any substance that cannot be broken down into simpler substan…
compound
two or more elements that are chemically combined
36 terms
Prentice Hall Life Science Chapter 3
proteins
atom
Lipids ingredients
Protein ingredients
large organic molecules that contain protein
the smallest unit of an element
carbon, hydrogen, and oxygen
carbon, hydrogen, oxygen, nitrogen, and sometimes sulfur
proteins
large organic molecules that contain protein
atom
the smallest unit of an element
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Prentice Hall Life Science Chapter 3
proteins
atom
Lipids ingredients
Protein ingredients
large organic molecules that contain protein
the smallest unit of an element
carbon, hydrogen, and oxygen
carbon, hydrogen, oxygen, nitrogen, and sometimes sulfur
proteins
large organic molecules that contain protein
atom
the smallest unit of an element
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Prentice Hall Life Science Chapter 3 Vocab
element
compound
carbohydrate
lipid
any substance that cannot be broken down into simpler substan…
two or more elements that are chemically combined
energy-rich organic compound made of the elements carbon, hyd…
energy-rich organic compound, such as a fat, oil, or wax, tha…
element
any substance that cannot be broken down into simpler substan…
compound
two or more elements that are chemically combined
39 terms
Prentice Hall Life Science Chapter 3 Vocab
element
compound
carbohydrate
lipid
any substance that cannot be broken down into simpler substan…
two or more elements that are chemically combined
energy-rich organic compound made of the elements carbon, hyd…
energy-rich organic compound, such as a fat, oil, or wax, tha…
element
any substance that cannot be broken down into simpler substan…
compound
two or more elements that are chemically combined
34 terms
Prentice Hall Life Science Chapter 3
proteins
atom
Lipids ingredients
Protein ingredients
large organic molecules that contain protein
the smallest unit of an element
carbon, hydrogen, and oxygen
carbon, hydrogen, oxygen, nitrogen, and sometimes sulfur
proteins
large organic molecules that contain protein
atom
the smallest unit of an element
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Prentice Hall Life Science Chapter 3
DNA
selectively permeable
diffusion
osmosis
Deoxyribonucleic acid; the genetic material that carries info…
when only some substances can pass through the cell membrane
the movement of molecules from an area of higher concentratio…
the diffusion of water through a selectively permeable membrane
DNA
Deoxyribonucleic acid; the genetic material that carries info…
selectively permeable
when only some substances can pass through the cell membrane
39 terms
Prentice Hall Life Science Chapter 3
element
compound
carbohydrate
lipid
any substance that cannot be broken down into simpler substan…
two or more elements that are chemically combined
energy-rich organic compound made of the elements carbon, hyd…
energy-rich organic compound, such as a fat, oil, or wax, tha…
element
any substance that cannot be broken down into simpler substan…
compound
two or more elements that are chemically combined
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Prentice Hall Life Science Chapter 3.1: Cell Theory
cells
cell theory
unicellular
multicellular
The basic units of structure and function in living things.
A widely accepted explanation of the relationship between cel…
Single-celled
Composed of many cells
cells
The basic units of structure and function in living things.
cell theory
A widely accepted explanation of the relationship between cel…
23 terms
Prentice Hall Life Science Chapter 3
DNA
selectively permeable
diffusion
osmosis
Deoxyribonucleic acid; the genetic material that carries info…
when only some substances can pass through the cell membrane
the movement of molecules from an area of higher concentratio…
the diffusion of water through a selectively permeable membrane
DNA
Deoxyribonucleic acid; the genetic material that carries info…
selectively permeable
when only some substances can pass through the cell membrane
25 terms
Prentice Hall Life Science Chapter 3 Vocab
element
compound
carbohydrate
lipid
any substance that cannot be broken down into simpler substan…
two or more elements that are chemically combined
energy-rich organic compound made of the elements carbon, hyd…
energy-rich organic compound, such as a fat, oil, or wax, tha…
element
any substance that cannot be broken down into simpler substan…
compound
two or more elements that are chemically combined
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Prentice Hall Life Science Chapter 3.3
element
compound
carbohydrate
lipid
Any substance that cannot be broken down into simpler substan…
Two or more elements that are chemically combined.
An energy-rich organic compound made of the elements carbon,…
Energy-rich organic compound, such as a fat, oil, or wax, tha…
element
Any substance that cannot be broken down into simpler substan…
compound
Two or more elements that are chemically combined.
34 terms
Prentice Hall Life Science Chapter 3
proteins
atom
Lipids ingredients
Protein ingredients
large organic molecules that contain protein
the smallest unit of an element
carbon, hydrogen, and oxygen
carbon, hydrogen, oxygen, nitrogen, and sometimes sulfur
proteins
large organic molecules that contain protein
atom
the smallest unit of an element
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Prentice Hall Life Science Chapter 3.2
organelles
cell wall
cytoskeleton
cell membrane
Small structures within a cell that carry out specific functi…
A rigid layer of nonliving material that surrounds the cells…
A protein framework inside a cell of an animal and many singl…
The outside cell boundary that controls which substances can…
organelles
Small structures within a cell that carry out specific functi…
cell wall
A rigid layer of nonliving material that surrounds the cells…
39 terms
Prentice Hall Life Science Chapter 3
element
compound
carbohydrate
lipid
any substance that cannot be broken down into simpler substan…
two or more elements that are chemically combined
energy-rich organic compound made of the elements carbon, hyd…
energy-rich organic compound, such as a fat, oil, or wax, tha…
element
any substance that cannot be broken down into simpler substan…
compound
two or more elements that are chemically combined
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Prentice Hall Life Science Chapter 3.1: Cell Theory
cells
cell theory
unicellular
multicellular
The basic units of structure and function in living things.
A widely accepted explanation of the relationship between cel…
Single-celled
Composed of many cells
cells
The basic units of structure and function in living things.
cell theory
A widely accepted explanation of the relationship between cel…
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Prentice Hall Life Science Chapter 3.2: Cell Organelles
organelles
cell wall
cytoskeleton
cell membrane
Small structures within a cell that carry out specific functi…
A rigid layer of nonliving material that surrounds the cells…
A protein framework inside a cell of an animal and many singl…
The outside cell boundary that controls which substances can…
organelles
Small structures within a cell that carry out specific functi…
cell wall
A rigid layer of nonliving material that surrounds the cells…
39 terms
Prentice Hall Life Science Chapter 3 Vocab
element
compound
carbohydrate
lipid
any substance that cannot be broken down into simpler substan…
two or more elements that are chemically combined
energy-rich organic compound made of the elements carbon, hyd…
energy-rich organic compound, such as a fat, oil, or wax, tha…
element
any substance that cannot be broken down into simpler substan…
compound
two or more elements that are chemically combined
8 terms
Prentice Hall Life Science Chapter 3.3
element
compound
carbohydrate
lipid
Any substance that cannot be broken down into simpler substan…
Two or more elements that are chemically combined.
An energy-rich organic compound made of the elements carbon,…
Energy-rich organic compound, such as a fat, oil, or wax, tha…
element
Any substance that cannot be broken down into simpler substan…
compound
Two or more elements that are chemically combined.
8 terms
Prentice Hall Life Science Chapter 3.3
element
compound
carbohydrate
lipid
Any substance that cannot be broken down into simpler substan…
Two or more elements that are chemically combined.
An energy-rich organic compound made of the elements carbon,…
Energy-rich organic compound, such as a fat, oil, or wax, tha…
element
Any substance that cannot be broken down into simpler substan…
compound
Two or more elements that are chemically combined.
39 terms
Prentice Hall Life Science Chapter 3 Vocab
element 3.1
compound 3.1
carbohydrate 3.1
lipid 3.1
any substance that cannot be broken down into simpler substan…
two or more elements that are chemically combined
energy-rich organic compound made of the elements carbon, hyd…
energy-rich organic compound, such as a fat, oil, or wax, tha…
element 3.1
any substance that cannot be broken down into simpler substan…
compound 3.1
two or more elements that are chemically combined
Prentice Hall Life Science Chapter 3 Vocab
element
compound
carbohydrate
lipid
any substance that cannot be broken down into simpler substan…
two or more elements that are chemically combined
energy-rich organic compound made of the elements carbon, hyd…
energy-rich organic compound, such as a fat, oil, or wax, tha…
element
any substance that cannot be broken down into simpler substan…
compound
two or more elements that are chemically combined
39 terms
Prentice Hall Life Science Chapter 3
element
compound
carbohydrate
lipid
any substance that cannot be broken down into simpler substan…
two or more elements that are chemically combined
energy-rich organic compound made of the elements carbon, hyd…
energy-rich organic compound, such as a fat, oil, or wax, tha…
element
any substance that cannot be broken down into simpler substan…
compound
two or more elements that are chemically combined
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Prentice Hall Life Science Chapter 3 Vocab
element
compound
enzyme
nucleic acid
any substance that cannot be broken down into simpler substan…
two or more elements that are chemically combined
a protein that speeds up chemical reactions in a living thing
very large organic molecule made of carbon, oxygen, hydrogen,…
element
any substance that cannot be broken down into simpler substan…
compound
two or more elements that are chemically combined
39 terms
Prentice Hall Life Science Chapter 3 Vocab
element
compound
carbohydrate
lipid
any substance that cannot be broken down into simpler substan…
two or more elements that are chemically combined
energy-rich organic compound made of the elements carbon, hyd…
energy-rich organic compound, such as a fat, oil, or wax, tha…
element
any substance that cannot be broken down into simpler substan…
compound
two or more elements that are chemically combined
39 terms
Prentice Hall Life Science Chapter 3 Vocab
element
compound
carbohydrate
lipid
any substance that cannot be broken down into simpler substan…
two or more elements that are chemically combined
energy-rich organic compound made of the elements carbon, hyd…
energy-rich organic compound, such as a fat, oil, or wax, tha…
element
any substance that cannot be broken down into simpler substan…
compound
two or more elements that are chemically combined
39 terms
Prentice Hall Life Science Chapter 3 Vocab
element
compound
carbohydrate
lipid
any substance that cannot be broken down into simpler substan…
two or more elements that are chemically combined
energy-rich organic compound made of the elements carbon, hyd…
energy-rich organic compound, such as a fat, oil, or wax, tha…
element
any substance that cannot be broken down into simpler substan…
compound
two or more elements that are chemically combined
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Prentice Hall Life Science Chapter 3 Vocab
respiration
fermentation
cell cycle
interphase
the process by which cells break down simple food molecules t…
the process by which cells break down molecules to release en…
the regular sequence of growth and division that cells undergo
the stage of the cell cycle that takes place before cell divi…
respiration
the process by which cells break down simple food molecules t…
fermentation
the process by which cells break down molecules to release en…
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Prentice Hall Life Science Chapter 3.2: Cell Organelles
organelles
cell wall
cytoskeleton
cell membrane
Small structures within a cell that carry out specific functi…
A rigid layer of nonliving material that surrounds the cells…
A protein framework inside a cell of an animal and many singl…
The outside cell boundary that controls which substances can…
organelles
Small structures within a cell that carry out specific functi…
cell wall
A rigid layer of nonliving material that surrounds the cells…
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Prentice Hall Life Science Chapter 2 vocabulary
classification
microscope
cell theory
cell
the process of organism based on similarities
instrument that makes objects look larger
-all living things are composed of cells.... -cells are the basi…
basic of unit of structure of all living things
classification
the process of organism based on similarities
microscope
instrument that makes objects look larger
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Downey Prentice Hall Life Science Chapter 3 Vocab
element
compound
carbohydrate
lipid
any substance that cannot be broken down into simpler substan…
two or more elements that are chemically combined
energy-rich organic compound made of the elements carbon, hyd…
energy-rich organic compound, such as a fat, oil, or wax, tha…
element
any substance that cannot be broken down into simpler substan…
compound
two or more elements that are chemically combined
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Prentice Hall Life Science Unit 1 Chapter 3
element
compound
most chemical reactions within cells c…
organic compound
Any substance that cannot be broken down into simpler substan…
Formed when two or more elements are chemically combined
water
compounds that contain carbon
element
Any substance that cannot be broken down into simpler substan…
compound
Formed when two or more elements are chemically combined
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Prentice Hall Life Science Chapter 3 Lessons 1-3 Vocabulary
elements
compound
carbohydrates
lipids
any substance that can be broken down into simpler substances
two or more elements combined chemically
energy rich organic compound made of the elements carbon, hyd…
energy rich organic compounds made of carbon, hydrogen, and o…
elements
any substance that can be broken down into simpler substances
compound
two or more elements combined chemically
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Chapter 3 Prentice Hall Focus on life science
trait
heredity
genetics
purebred
a distinguishing feature of your personal nature that is foun…
the biological process whereby genetic factors are transmitte…
the branch of biology that studies heredity and variation in…
the offspring of many generations that have the same traits
trait
a distinguishing feature of your personal nature that is foun…
heredity
the biological process whereby genetic factors are transmitte…
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Prentice Hall Physical Science: Chapter 3
solid
liquid
gas
kinetic energy
the state of matter in which materials have BOTH a definite s…
the state of matter in which a material HAS a definite volume…
the state of matter in which a material has NEITHER a definit…
the energy an object has due to its motion
solid
the state of matter in which materials have BOTH a definite s…
liquid
the state of matter in which a material HAS a definite volume…
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Prentice hall science explorer life science chapter 3
trait
heredity
purebred
genes
A characteristic that an organism can pass on to its offsprin…
Passing of traits from parents to offspring
an organism that always produces offspring with the same form…
the factors that control traits
trait
A characteristic that an organism can pass on to its offsprin…
heredity
Passing of traits from parents to offspring
41 terms
Prentice Hall Life Science Chapter 2 vocabulary
classification
microscope
cell theory
cell
the process of organism based on similarities
instrument that makes objects look larger
-all living things are composed of cells.... -cells are the basi…
basic of unit of structure of all living things
classification
the process of organism based on similarities
microscope
instrument that makes objects look larger
21 terms
Prentice Hall Life Science Chapter 4
heredity
trait
genetics
fertilization
the passing of traits from parents to offspring
a characteristic that an organism can pass on to its offsprin…
the scientific study of heredity
the joining of a sperm and an egg
heredity
the passing of traits from parents to offspring
trait
a characteristic that an organism can pass on to its offsprin…
Prentice Hall Life Science Chapter 3 Section 1
Element
Compound
Water
Organic Compounds
Any substance that cannot be broken down into simpler substan…
When two or more elements combine chemically
Most chemical reactions within cells could not take place wit…
Contain carbon
Element
Any substance that cannot be broken down into simpler substan…
Compound
When two or more elements combine chemically
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Prentice Hall Physical Science Chapter 3 Plus
Because its particles are free to move…
As they move, gas particles spread apa…
The particles of a solid substance are…
Vaporization
shape, volume
shape, volume
melting point
Takes place when the particles in a liquid gain enough energy…
Because its particles are free to move…
shape, volume
As they move, gas particles spread apa…
shape, volume
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Prentice Hall Life Science Chapter 5
Multiple Alleles
sex chromosomes
sex-linked genes
carrier
three or more forms of a gene that code for a single trait
one of 23 pairs of chromosomes in each body cell
genes on the X or Y chromosome
person who has a recessive allele but does not have the trait
Multiple Alleles
three or more forms of a gene that code for a single trait
sex chromosomes
one of 23 pairs of chromosomes in each body cell
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Prentice hall life science chapter 3 section 1 vocab
element
compound
water
carbohydrate
is any substance that cannot be broken down into simpler subs…
when two or more elements combine chemically.
most chemical reactions within cells could not take place wit…
an energy-rich organic compound made of the elements carbon,…
element
is any substance that cannot be broken down into simpler subs…
compound
when two or more elements combine chemically.
41 terms
Prentice Hall Life Science Chapter 2 vocabulary
classification
microscope
cell theory
cell
the process of organism based on similarities
instrument that makes objects look larger
-all living things are composed of cells.... -cells are the basi…
basic of unit of structure of all living things
classification
the process of organism based on similarities
microscope
instrument that makes objects look larger
19 terms
Prentice Hall: Physical Science chapter 3 Vocabulary
Solid
Liquid
Gas
Kinetic energy
The state of matter in which materials have a definite shape…
The state of matter in which a material has a definite volume…
The state of matter in which a material has neither a definit…
The energy an object has due to its motion
Solid
The state of matter in which materials have a definite shape…
Liquid
The state of matter in which a material has a definite volume…
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chapter 3 prentice hall earth science
rock
igneous rock
sedimentary rock
metamorphic rock
a consolidated mixture of minerals
rock formed by the solidification of molten magma
rock formed when sediments are pressed or cemented together
rock altered by pressure and heat
rock
a consolidated mixture of minerals
igneous rock
rock formed by the solidification of molten magma
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Pearson Prentice Hall California Life Science: Chapter 3 Cell Structure and Function Study Guide
cell
cell theory
unicellular
multicellular
The basic unit of structure and function in living things. (p…
A widely accepted explanation of the relationship between cel…
Made of a single cell. (p.85)
Consisting of many cells. (p.85)
cell
The basic unit of structure and function in living things. (p…
cell theory
A widely accepted explanation of the relationship between cel…
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Chapter 3 Science (Prentice Hall Environmental Science)
renewable resources
nonrenewable resources
pollution
clear-cutting
a resource that is naturally replaced in a relatively short t…
a natural resource that is not replaced as it is used (p85)
a change to the environment that has a negative effect on liv…
the process of cutting down all the trees in an area at once…
renewable resources
a resource that is naturally replaced in a relatively short t…
nonrenewable resources
a natural resource that is not replaced as it is used (p85)
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Prentice Hall Physical Science: Chapter 3 Vocab
Solid
Crystalline Solids
Amorphous Solids
Liquid
Matter that has a definite shape and volume
Solids made up of crystals
A solid in which the particles are not arranged in a regular…
Matter that has a definite volume, but no shape of its own
Solid
Matter that has a definite shape and volume
Crystalline Solids
Solids made up of crystals
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Prentice Hall Earth Science Chapter 3
rock
igneous rock
sedimentary rock
metamorphic rock
a consolidated mixture of minerals
rock formed by the crystallization of molten magma
rock formed from the weathered products of preexisting rocks…
rock formed by the alteration of preexisting rock deep within…
rock
a consolidated mixture of minerals
igneous rock
rock formed by the crystallization of molten magma
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