311C F10 Exam 1 ReviewChecklist

311C F10 Exam 1 ReviewChecklist - Bio311C Exam 1 Review...

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Bio311C Exam 1: Review Checklist Chapter 1: pages 1-14, 18-20 (7 th edition: pages 2-15, 19-21) Life Characteristics of life Biological Themes New properties emerge at each level in the biological hierarchy Biological hierarchy Emergent properties Organisms interact with their environments, exchanging matter and energy Structure and function are correlated at all levels of biological organization Cells are an organism’s basic units of structure and function Eukaryotic cells Prokaryotic cells The continuity of life is based on heritable information in the form of DNA Feedback mechanisms regulate biological systems Negative feedback Positive feedback Evolution accounts for the unity and diversity of life Three domains of life Bacteria Archaea Eukarya Discovery (descriptive) science Inductive reasoning Hypothesis-based science Deductive reasoning Chapter 3: pages 46-54 (7 th edition: pages 47-55) Water Structure Polarity Hydrogen bonding in water Emergent properties of water Cohesion Surface tension Moderation of temperature Specific heat Heat of vaporization Evaporative cooling Expansion upon freezing: liquid water vs. ice Solvent of life Solvent Solute Solution Aqueous solution Hydrophilic substances Hydrophobic substances Amphipathic substances
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