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33 terms
Biology Test 1
Science
Observation
Inference
Hypothesis
An organized way of gathering and analyzing information about…
The act of noticing and describing events or processes in a c…
Is a logical interpretation based on what science already knows
A possible explanation for a set of observations or a possibl…
Science
An organized way of gathering and analyzing information about…
Observation
The act of noticing and describing events or processes in a c…
26 terms
biology vocabulary test 1
Anton Von Lueewenhoek
Robert Hooke
Joesph Lister
Ernst Ruska
1674 - First person to see living cells.
1665 - First person to see cells.
1830 - Worked with lenses and magnification.
1931 - First prototype electron microscope.
Anton Von Lueewenhoek
1674 - First person to see living cells.
Robert Hooke
1665 - First person to see cells.
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Biology Vocabulary test 1
Anton Von Lueewnhoek
Robert Hooke
Joseph Lister
Ernst Ruska
First person to discover living cells.
looked at a silver cork through a microscope lens
he refused the chromatic affect
Co-invented the electric microscope
Anton Von Lueewnhoek
First person to discover living cells.
Robert Hooke
looked at a silver cork through a microscope lens
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Biology Vocabulary- Test 1
Anton Von Lueewenhoek
Robert Hooke
Joseph Lister
Ernst Ruska
Built a simple microscope. He was also the first person to se…
He grabbed a sliver of cork and noticed cells. Coined the ter…
He reduced the chromatic effect and worked with lenses and ma…
Invented the electron microscope
Anton Von Lueewenhoek
Built a simple microscope. He was also the first person to se…
Robert Hooke
He grabbed a sliver of cork and noticed cells. Coined the ter…
102 terms
general biology test 1
biology
life
scientific method
natural laws
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biology
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life
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129 terms
Biology Test 1
7 Characteristics of Living Organisms
Name 2 types of recorded data & explai…
What is the purpose of a stain? And gi…
What the main 4 chemical elements that…
1. Cells... 2. Metabolism... 3. Reproduce... 4. Respond & Alert... 5. Gro…
1. Quantitative: Number; Measurements; Quantity.... 2. Qualitati…
Purpose of a stain: To better visualize parts of a specimen o…
1. Carbon... 2. Oxygen... 3. Hydrogen... 4. Nitrogen
7 Characteristics of Living Organisms
1. Cells... 2. Metabolism... 3. Reproduce... 4. Respond & Alert... 5. Gro…
Name 2 types of recorded data & explai…
1. Quantitative: Number; Measurements; Quantity.... 2. Qualitati…
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Biology Test 1 vocabulary
Anatomy
Physiology
Inspection
Palpation
Study of structure
Study of function
Looking at body's appearance and performing a physical examin…
Feeling a structure with the hands ... ex.) checking pulse
Anatomy
Study of structure
Physiology
Study of function
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Marine Biology Test 1
marine biology
oceanography
aristotle
phiny the elder
scientific study of living organisms in the ocean or other ma…
field of earth science that concerns the study of the oceans.…
greek philosopher who described over 200 marine species, stud…
roman naturalist who wrote "natural history" - 37 volumes.
marine biology
scientific study of living organisms in the ocean or other ma…
oceanography
field of earth science that concerns the study of the oceans.…
Biology test 1
What are the three key concepts of scr…
What is spontaneous generations?
What is biogenesis?
Define model
Creation... Fall... Redemption
Life from non living
Life from life
simplified representations/depiction
What are the three key concepts of scr…
Creation... Fall... Redemption
What is spontaneous generations?
Life from non living
29 terms
Biology Test 1 Vocabulary
science
observations
inference
hypothesis
an organized way of using evidence.
using one or more of the senses.
a logical interpretation of data based on prior knowledge and…
possible explanation for a set of observations; useful only i…
science
an organized way of using evidence.
observations
using one or more of the senses.
81 terms
Biology Vocabulary Test 1
Biology
Microbiology
Ecology
Biotic
The study of living organisms
Study of microorganisms
Study of interrelationships of organisms with each other and…
living
Biology
The study of living organisms
Microbiology
Study of microorganisms
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Biology Vocabulary Test 1
Cells
Cell Respiration
Classification
Taxonomy
Basic units of structure and function. They maintain their ce…
Process of breaking nutrients into smaller units to release t…
Relationships among them that come from present forms of life…
The science of classifying and naming organisms.
Cells
Basic units of structure and function. They maintain their ce…
Cell Respiration
Process of breaking nutrients into smaller units to release t…
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Biology Vocabulary Test 1
Atom
Element
Compound
Ion
Smallest unit of matter
Substance made of only one type of atom that cannot be broken…
Substance made of atoms of different elements that are bonded…
Atom that has gained or lost one or more electrons
Atom
Smallest unit of matter
Element
Substance made of only one type of atom that cannot be broken…
46 terms
Biology 161 Test 1
Four Characteristics All life share
taxonomy
systematics
classification
1.organization ... 2.growth and development ... 3.response to the e…
is the field within biology that deals with naming and classi…
the branch of biology that deals with classification and nome…
1) Kingdom; (2) Phylum or Division; (3) Class; (4) Order; (5)…
Four Characteristics All life share
1.organization ... 2.growth and development ... 3.response to the e…
taxonomy
is the field within biology that deals with naming and classi…
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Biology test 1 vocabulary
chromosome
chromatid
chromosome disjunction
gene
("coloured body"): the visible bodies within dividing cells t…
a subunit of a chromosome, contains one DNA molecule
separation of members of homologous chromosomes during meiosis
segment of the DNA molecule that codes for a certain character
chromosome
("coloured body"): the visible bodies within dividing cells t…
chromatid
a subunit of a chromosome, contains one DNA molecule
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Biology Test 1 Vocabulary
Science
Observation
Controlled experiment
Independent variable
"Science is an organized way of gathering and analyzing evide…
"observation, the act of noticing and describing events or pr…
"All other variables should be kept unchanged, or controlled.…
"The variable that is deliberately changed is called the inde…
Science
"Science is an organized way of gathering and analyzing evide…
Observation
"observation, the act of noticing and describing events or pr…
19 terms
Biology Vocabulary test 1
Data
Controlled Experiment
Inference
Hypothesis
Evidence; information gathered from observation
Experiment in which only one variable is changed
A logical interpretation based on prior knowledge and experie…
Possible explanation for a set of observations or possible an…
Data
Evidence; information gathered from observation
Controlled Experiment
Experiment in which only one variable is changed
83 terms
Biology Vocabulary Test 1
Covalent Bond
Electronegativity
Hydrogen Bond
Cohesion
A type of strong chemical bond in which two atoms share one o…
The attraction of a given atom for the electrons of a covalen…
A type of weak chemical bond that is formed when the slightly…
The binding together of like molecules , often by hydrogen bo…
Covalent Bond
A type of strong chemical bond in which two atoms share one o…
Electronegativity
The attraction of a given atom for the electrons of a covalen…
190 terms
Biology 101 - Test 1 Vocabulary
scientific method
mechanist
vitalist
cause and effect
to test the predictions of possible answers to questions abou…
believes that only natural forces govern living things, along…
believes that the universe is at least partially governed by…
the idea that one thing is the result of another thing
scientific method
to test the predictions of possible answers to questions abou…
mechanist
believes that only natural forces govern living things, along…
104 terms
Biology 102 Test 1
4.5 billion years ago
4.0 to 3.0 billion years ago
3.5 billion years ago
1.5 billion years ago
Earth forms
Origin of life
Oldest prokaryotic organisms
Earliest eukaryotic organisms
4.5 billion years ago
Earth forms
4.0 to 3.0 billion years ago
Origin of life
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Biology Test 1 Review
Theory
Evolution
Micro-evolution
Macro-evolution
A widely accepted explanatory idea that is broad in scope and…
"change over time"
Changes in a population over a small period of time.
Changes in a population over a very long period of time.
Theory
A widely accepted explanatory idea that is broad in scope and…
Evolution
"change over time"
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Biology Test 1 Vocabulary
Variables
Test group
Polymers
Control group
All factors that could change
Independent variable
Long chain molecules made of repeating subnits called monomers
What you don't change
Variables
All factors that could change
Test group
Independent variable
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Biology 1st Semester Vocabulary: Test 1
Biomagnification
Trophic Level
Ecosystem
Symbiosis
the concentration of toxins as they move through a food chain
position that organisms occupy in a food web
a community interacting with its environment througha one-way…
an ecological interaction between two organisms
Biomagnification
the concentration of toxins as they move through a food chain
Trophic Level
position that organisms occupy in a food web
96 terms
Cell biology test 1
What was Robert Hooke's major contribu…
How did Anton van Leeuwenhoek contribu…
What are the two components of the cel…
Describe Pasteur's experiment and how…
a. First view of the cell (plant cells)
a. First to view single celled organisms (called them "animal…
a. All living things are made up of one or more cells... b. All…
a. He had a control experiment which included a straight neck…
What was Robert Hooke's major contribu…
a. First view of the cell (plant cells)
How did Anton van Leeuwenhoek contribu…
a. First to view single celled organisms (called them "animal…
34 terms
Biology test 1
test tube rack, holds test tubes upright
graduated cylinder, measures substances
dissecting scissors, cuts open substan…
scalpel, cuts open substances
test tube rack, holds test tubes upright
graduated cylinder, measures substances
69 terms
Biology Test 1
H2O (water)
1. carbon dioxide (CO2)... 2. methane (CH…
1. nitrous oxide (N2O)... 2. methane (CH4…
China
Which gas is responsible for about 60% of the atmosphere's gr…
What is the relevant abundance of gases in the atmosphere, fr…
Rank the three gases from highest Global Warming Potential to…
Which country now emits the most greenhouse gases annually?
H2O (water)
Which gas is responsible for about 60% of the atmosphere's gr…
1. carbon dioxide (CO2)... 2. methane (CH…
What is the relevant abundance of gases in the atmosphere, fr…
46 terms
Biology Test 1
hydrogen bond
temperture
organic compounds
methane
a bond between two polar molecules. ... Represented by a dotted…
is the measure of moving molecules
are compounds containing the element of carbon, and have at l…
one molecule of carbon and four molecules of hydrogen... (organic)
hydrogen bond
a bond between two polar molecules. ... Represented by a dotted…
temperture
is the measure of moving molecules
94 terms
Biology Test 1
Steps in the scientific method
hypothesis
Bio
negative statement
make observations,... formulate hypothesis,... devise testable expe…
proposed solution to a problem or proposed explanation for a…
life
proposes that there is no relationship between two factors. u…
Steps in the scientific method
make observations,... formulate hypothesis,... devise testable expe…
hypothesis
proposed solution to a problem or proposed explanation for a…
36 terms
Biology Test 1
monosaccharide
polysaccharide
fatty acid
fats
monomer of a carbohydrate
polymer of a carbohydrate
monomer of a lipid
polymer of a lipid
monosaccharide
monomer of a carbohydrate
polysaccharide
polymer of a carbohydrate
69 terms
Biology Test 1
Unity of Life
DNA
Homologous Structures
Mutations
cellular, DNA, transmit heredity, cell membranes, reproduce,…
Mutations rates 10^7 to 10^11 per base pair
derived from a common ancestor
Occasionally effects organismal structure/function... Greater fi…
Unity of Life
cellular, DNA, transmit heredity, cell membranes, reproduce,…
DNA
Mutations rates 10^7 to 10^11 per base pair
198 terms
Biology 211 Test 1
Microbiology
It is too small to be seen with the na…
Pathogenic (disease causing)... Fungi (ro…
Wastewater treatment plants ... Landfills…
the study of microorganisms
Why do you need microscope for viewing microorganisms?
Detrimental roles of microorganisms in our lives
Beneficial roles of microorganisms in our lives
Microbiology
the study of microorganisms
It is too small to be seen with the na…
Why do you need microscope for viewing microorganisms?
47 terms
AP Biology: Test 1
Eukaryotic Cell
Prokaryotic Cell
Negative Feedback
Positive Feedback
A type of cell with a membrane-enclosed nucleus and membrane-…
A type of cell lacking a membrane-enclosed nucleus and membra…
A change in the body that is opposite of what the body was or…
Feedback that tends to magnify a process or increase its outp…
Eukaryotic Cell
A type of cell with a membrane-enclosed nucleus and membrane-…
Prokaryotic Cell
A type of cell lacking a membrane-enclosed nucleus and membra…
29 terms
biology vocabulary test 1
process, or steps taken, to produce re…
descriptive data (color,texture,catego…
numerical data (time,length,distance)
has one variable altered
scientific method
qualitative data
quantitative data
experimental group
process, or steps taken, to produce re…
scientific method
descriptive data (color,texture,catego…
qualitative data
169 terms
Human Biology Test 1
Characteristics of life
Negative Feedback
Positive Feedback
sequence in feedback loop
1. Respond to external stimuli ... 2. Alter the environment ... 3.…
a series of events that reduce or eliminate the changes detec…
a series of events that amplify the stimulus detected by a re…
1. Some stimulus disrupts homeostasis... 2. Receptors monitor ev…
Characteristics of life
1. Respond to external stimuli ... 2. Alter the environment ... 3.…
Negative Feedback
a series of events that reduce or eliminate the changes detec…
21 terms
Oaklawn Biology Test 1
Is the mistaken idea that living thing…
An organism that cannot make its own f…
Organism
All organisms produce offspring that a…
Spontaneous Generation
Heterotroph
A living thing is called an
Reproduce
Is the mistaken idea that living thing…
Spontaneous Generation
An organism that cannot make its own f…
Heterotroph
40 terms
Biology Test 1: Vocabulary
Atomic number
Covalent Bond
Polar Covalent Bond
Ionic Bond
number of protons and electrons
sharing electrons
equal sharing of electrons
stealing electrons
Atomic number
number of protons and electrons
Covalent Bond
sharing electrons
131 terms
Biology 1 Test 1
characteristics of living things
stores energy
releasing energy; all living things do
energy currency of the cell
require energy, transform energy, high degree of organization…
photosynthesis function
cellular respiration function
ATP
characteristics of living things
require energy, transform energy, high degree of organization…
stores energy
photosynthesis function
40 terms
Biology Test 1
How do ecologist study populations?
Population density
Geographic Range
Growth Rate
By studying their geographic range, density and distribution,…
The number of individuals per unit area
The area inhabited by a population
Determines whether the size of the population increases, decr…
How do ecologist study populations?
By studying their geographic range, density and distribution,…
Population density
The number of individuals per unit area
114 terms
Biology 168 Test 1
Levels of Organization
Homeostasis
Positive feedback
Negative Feedback
Cell... tissue... organ... organ system... organism
ability to maintain internal stability
output enhances the original stimulus... ex. childbirth: oxytoc…
Output reduces original effect of the stimulus... ex. thermosta…
Levels of Organization
Cell... tissue... organ... organ system... organism
Homeostasis
ability to maintain internal stability
58 terms
Organismal Biology: Test 1
Gametophyte
Sporophyte
How many groups are in the phylum Chlo…
Can Chlorophytes live on land?
haploid
diploid
2; chlorophytes, charophytes
no
Gametophyte
haploid
Sporophyte
diploid
59 terms
Biology Cumulative Test 1 Vocabulary
Atom
Nucleus
Electron
Element
Basic unit of matter
Center of the atom
Negatively charged atom
Pure substance made of only one kind of atom
Atom
Basic unit of matter
Nucleus
Center of the atom
Biology Test 1 Vocabulary
Science
Biology
Cell
Homeostasis
organized way of using evidence to learn about the natural wo…
science that seeks to understand the living world
a collection of living matter enclosed by a barrier; the basi…
the process by which organisms maintain a relatively stable i…
Science
organized way of using evidence to learn about the natural wo…
Biology
science that seeks to understand the living world
20 terms
Biology Test 1 Vocabulary
Adaptation
Asexual Reproduction
Autotroph
Binomial Nomenclature
inherited trait for organisms advantage
one organism that doesn't need sperm or egg to reproduce
organism that makes its own food
2 name naming system
Adaptation
inherited trait for organisms advantage
Asexual Reproduction
one organism that doesn't need sperm or egg to reproduce
29 terms
Biology test 1/20
Protista contains
fungi contains
monera contains
monera is separated into two groups, c…
microorganisms
mushrooms, yeast, mold
bacteria
eubacteria and archaebacteria
Protista contains
microorganisms
fungi contains
mushrooms, yeast, mold
15 terms
Biology Vocabulary Test 1
A-,an-,non-,un-
Co-,com-,con-
Adi-,lip-
Amphi-
Without, Not
Together, both
Fat
Both sides
A-,an-,non-,un-
Without, Not
Co-,com-,con-
Together, both
Biology vocabulary test 1
Organization
Cell
Tissue
Organ
High degree of order with in an organisms inside
Smallest unit of life
Groups of cells with similar functions
Groups of tissues with specialized functions
Organization
High degree of order with in an organisms inside
Cell
Smallest unit of life
8 terms
Biology Test 1 Vocabulary
homeostasis
metabolism
unicellular
multicellular
the same condition
the changing of a condition from one phase to another
one cell
more than one cell
homeostasis
the same condition
metabolism
the changing of a condition from one phase to another
75 terms
Biology- Test 1
Life is Characterized By (9)
Cell
Unicellular
Multicellular
Cells... Organization... Reproduction... Growth and Reproduction... Respo…
Basic unit of structure and function of all living things
Organism made up of only one cell
Organism made up of more than one cell
Life is Characterized By (9)
Cells... Organization... Reproduction... Growth and Reproduction... Respo…
Cell
Basic unit of structure and function of all living things
36 terms
Biology HL Test 1
Hydrophilic
Hydrophobic
Soluble
Insoluble
Soluble (can dissolve in water) ex. sodium chloride, glucose,…
Insoluble (cannot dissolve in water) ex. oxygen, fats, choles…
Can dissolve in water
Cannot dissolve in water
Hydrophilic
Soluble (can dissolve in water) ex. sodium chloride, glucose,…
Hydrophobic
Insoluble (cannot dissolve in water) ex. oxygen, fats, choles…
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