Cell Bio Exam 1 Study Guide
Scientific Method: observation, hypothesis, prediction, experimentation,
Hypothesis: a proposed explanation, can never be proved
Theory: an explanation for a very general class of phenomena or observations
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DNA History/Structure, Replication, Transciption, and Translation Study Guide
History of DNA
Mendel- father of genetics, studied pea plants to observe reproducible patterns-said
distinct factors of inheritance, genes?
Functional Groups - Hydroxyl - Car b o n yl - Car boxyl - Amino - S ulfhy dr al - Pho s p h a t e
Func tion al gr o u p s giv e m ol e c ul e s di s tin c tiv e c h e mic al p r o p e r ti e s Macromolecules - Car b o h y dr a t e s - Lipid s - Nucl eic A
Things to know/do/recognize/draw/etc.
Order the levels of organization relevant to this course
(cells down to particles) when provided the list. Be able to
recall and list the levels of organization and define them.
Be able to recognize the levels of the