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Lab 1- Page 2
Lab 1 - Metrics
After completing this exercise, you should be able to:
Name the metric units used in measuring length, volume, mass, and temperature.
Chaper 1 - A View of Life
What is Biology?
The study of living organisms
What is Cytology? Botony? Zoology? Biochemistry? Anatomy? Physiology?
Cytology is the study of cells
Zoology is the study of animals
Biochemistry is the study of chemica
Introduction to the Microscope
Lab 2.1 Page 13
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Lab 2.1 Introduction to the Microscope
After completing this lab, you should be able to:
Describe the usefulness and differences be
Chapter 21 The Protists
What is a protist? what do they all have in common?
What is a photoautotrophs? What is a heterotroph? What is a saprotroph?
What is algae? where are they found? describe their role in an aquatic ecosystem?
What is i
Biology 103 Summer 2007
Chapter 3 The Chemistry of Organic Molecules
What are the 4 classes of primary molecules in living organisms?
What is organic? What is inorganic? (definition of terms & characteristics of each?)
What are the charact
Chapter 2 Basic Chemistry
What is matter?
Matter is anything that has mass and takes up space
What are the 3 forms of matter?
Solid, Liquid and Gas
What is an element?
Substances that cannot be broken down into substances with different proper
What is evolution?
What is a population?
What is a gene pool?
What is allele frequency?
Technically, when does evolution occur?
Who were Hardy & Weinburg?
What is equilibrium population?
What is the Hardy Weinburg equation?
What is blending theory of inheritance?
Who was Gregor Mendel?
Why was his choice of the garden pea a good choice.
What is a monohybrid cross? What are P1, F1, & F2?
What was the Particulate Theory of Inheritance?
What is cellular respiration? What is the equation? What is the purpose of cellular
What does cellular respiration require?
What does it give off?
Is cellular respiration ender or exergonic?
How many ATPs
What are the functions of the plasma membrane?
What are the 2 primary components of the plasma membrane?
What are the 3 lipid components of the plasma membrane & what are their functions?
Describe a phospholipid? How
What are the characteristics of Fungi?
What is a saprophyte?
What are parasites? symbionts?
What are examples of Fungi?
What is the study of fungi called?
What are hyphae?
What is a mycelium?
How are fungal cells diffe
Chapter 19 - Classification of Living Things
What is Taxonomy?
Who was Carolus Linnaeus? What was his contribution to classification? What was the
name of his book?
What is a taxon?
How many taxons are there and what order ar
What is the definition of energy?
What is Kinetic energy? potential energy?
What is the science that deals w/ energy changes in the material world?
What is the 1st Law of thermodynamics?
What is the 2nd Law of thermod
Chapter 10 - Meiosis
What is meiosis?
What is Diploid? haploid?
Where does meiosis occur in animals? plants?
What is a homologous pair of chromosomes?
What are the 4 stages of Meiosis I ?
What is a bivalent or tetrad?
What is crossing o
Darwin & Evolution
What is Evolution?
What is meant by unity & diversity of life?
What is descent with modification?
What is natural selection?
What is fixity of species?
Contrast the world views at the time of Da
What is photosynthesis? What is the equation? What are the results of this reaction?
What is the electromagnetic spectrum?
How do all forms of energy travel?
The electromagnetic spectrum is divided on the basis of wha
Study Questions - Chapter 4
What is a cell?
Who were the cell pioneers? what did they do?
What is the cell theory?
What are the 2 reasons cells are small?
What is a prokaryotic cell?
How do prokaryotic cells differ from Eukaryotic cells?
Chapter 20 - Viruses, Bacteria & Archaea
Who was the first to use the word virus? what does virus mean?
Who was Ivanowsky? what did he confirm?
When were viruses seen for the first time?
What size are viruses?
Why are viruses considered borderline between
Why cells divide?
Why unicellular organisms divide?
Why multicellular organisms divide?
What is chromatin? How does it exist in cells that are in interphase?
What is a chromosome?
What is diploid? what is haploid?
What is the
Chapter 12 DNA
What did Griffith do? Explain hisl experiment using s strain & r strain bacteria ?
What is transformation? What happened to Griffiths rats?.
What did Hershey & Chase do? What is a bacteriophage?
What did Charg