Zoology 2010 Review Terms & Concepts Exam #2
Remember: you should have a good working definition for all of the underlined terms in the PowerPoint slides and
will cover chapters 12-14, 16-18 from the text and all of the Powerpoint and Videos from lecture.
REVIEW QUESTIONS ON DNA etc.
Discuss the evidence that generally DNA is the genetic material:
a. Describe the Griffith experiments and what they showed
a. Injected rats with virulent and avirulent living and heat-killed proteins
i. Mouse died
What is the big picture definition of metabolism?
o Metabolism is the sum total of all chemical reactions in a cell or in the organism
What are anabolism and catabolism and how are they related? Give examples in each
The Cell Review
1. Cell Membrane Structure and Function
What are the main molecular components of cell membranes?
Phospholipids and proteins, many have carbohydrates covalently bonded, called glycoproteins
Phospholipids can be glycosylated, becoming g
REVIEW QUESTIONS 1 ATOMS AMD MOLECULES
What is the relationship between atoms, molecules, cells, tissues, organs, organism?
o The body is organized in a structural hierarchy
What does this have to do with Reductionism and the way we understand thin
Cardiovascular Review Questions 1-8
1. There are 4 heart chambers: right atrium and ventricle, and left atrium and ventricle
2. There are 2 types of valves (atrioventricular and semilunar valves), and 4 in total
a. AV are connected to chordae tendineae, w