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Chapter 1 notes - Chapter 1 *Chemistry review goes with the...

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Chapter 1 *Chemistry review goes with the test—worth 5 points with exam #1. It would be in my best interest to buy index cards to review molecules, etc. Chapter 1 General overview—Biology – root words o Bios—life Logos—Study of Commonalities with characteristics of life 1. Order (picture of sunflower)—Fibonacci Series 1, 1, 2, 3, 5, 8… 2. Reproduction o Asexual—the offspring are always the same o Sexual—fusion of two anomies 3. Growth, development and change— 4. Metabolism—metabolic rate; all the chemicals taking place in a cell o Anabolism—syntheses; taking small molecules and making big o Catabolism—to break large molecules into small 5. Irritability—response to the environment 6. Encode information o Cell structure Prokaryotic—doesn’t have a nucleus which is bacteria Eukaryotic—has a nucleus Photosynthesis—energy from the sun and then turned into fuel o Cell Structure Cell theory— Schleiden and Schwann; all living things are
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This note was uploaded on 03/30/2008 for the course BIOL 101 taught by Professor Hall during the Spring '07 term at Texas A&M.

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