Bio 153 notes

Bio 153 notes - Emergent properties: new properties at one...

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Bio 153 notes 1. Describe characteristics of life are composed of cells are complex and ordered respond to their environment can grow and reproduce obtain and use energy maintain internal balance allow for evolutionary adaptation 2. Describe levels of organization in living things Atoms- the very beginning Molecules Organelles Cells Tissues to organs to organ systems to organism Population to species to community to ecosystem
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Unformatted text preview: Emergent properties: new properties at one level that are not seen in the previous 3. Explain how reductionism / modeling are used in science reductionism- to break a complex process or question down to its simpler parts models to simulate phenomena that are difficult to study directly 4. Give an example of formal scientific inquiry 5. Outline unifying themes in biology...
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This note was uploaded on 12/06/2011 for the course BIO 136 taught by Professor Bessert during the Fall '11 term at Wisc Stout.

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