1. Lake Mead was formed by the damming of the Colorado River in 1937. It
took between one and two years to fill the reservoir. After it was filled it
experienced about 20 years of remaining relatively stable, with a pattern
of low a
BIOL 114 - quantitative assignment #5
Water water everywhere but not a drop to drink
For this assignment you will be investigating your water footprint, and how personal choices can
change that footprint. Please pay close attention to the instructions in
Title: Twenty years of active bacterial core surveillance
Author(s): Gayle Langley, William Schaffner, Monica M. Farley, Ruth Lynfield, Nancy M.
Bennett and Arthur Reingold
Source: Emerging Infectious Diseases. 21.9 (Sept. 2015): p
October 5th 2016
Plant Cell Gym Land
I am comparing a gym to a plant cell.
Mitochondria is the cells powerhouse this would be the powerlifters at the gym.
Golgi apparatus- processes and packages proteins this would be
What is life?
A simple definition is that the smallest units of life are cells.
What are the characteristics of living things?
Organization, metabolism, self-reproduction, adaptation,
growth + development, and responds to stimuli
Know at least 8 cel