Biological Sciences 2C Maloof, Rizzo, & Ward
Winter 2010 Midterm #2
Please Read the Instructions First.
Check your pages-there are 12 pages in this exam (pages numbered 1 through 7
are double-sided). You are responsible for making sur
BIS2C Winter 2011
BIS2C Study Guide: Metazoans
Trees as road maps
Be familiar with the phylogenetic relationships of the major clades of animals, and the
distribution of characters on the tree. Practice drawing trees in which you label both taxa and
*This is homework I wrote in a different quarter.
Pre 16 - HW #7
For #1 - #8 find the domain of each function, then write your answer in either inequality form or interval notation.
f ( x)
M (t) 3t 4
p ( x) x 2 4 x 21
f (x) ln (2 x)(1
Pre-17 I (Graphing Rational Functions)
*Recall if f ( x ) f ( x) , then f ( x ) is odd, and if f ( x) f ( x ) , then f ( x ) is even.
Without graphing, use the above definitions to decide whether f ( x ) is odd, even, or neither.
1) f (x)
4) f (x
Pre 16 HW #7 Name: SOLUTIONS
You may print this page out and turn it in,
or do the following on your own paper.
For #1 - #8 nd the domain of each function, then write your answer in either inequality form or interval notation.
1. f(x)=32_xx 2. M(t)=\/3t+4
Sample First Sentences of the Summary
1. In the article What does the food you eat says about your host? Highcontext communication in practice, Anne-Marie describes her experience at
a friends wedding in Ghana.
2. In the reading, "What does the food you e
Pre-17 Problem Set F (Parabolas / Circles / Exponential Growth)
For problems 1 4, sketch both graphs on the same set of axes and find the point(s) of intersection.
3x 4 y 24
f (x) x 2 6x 8
5x 4 y 8
g(x) x 2
f (x) x 2 4x
g(x) x 2 6
x 2 y 2 10
SAS PRACTICE TEST 1
Know their contributions
Vincent van Gogh: his disease affected his painting. Believed to
have some mental disorder/ depression/ bipolar. No clear consensus on what
Antonie van Leeuwenhoek: father of the microscope,
5.1: What Features Make Cells the Fundamental Units of Life?
1- cells are the fundamental units of life
2- living organisms are composed of cells
3- all cells come from preexisting cells
Cell size is limited by the surface are
Biology Lecture 9:
Lateral Gene Transfer:
Students should be able to
Explain at least 3 mechanisms of LGT
Give examples of LGT (horizontal gene transfer)
Predict ways in which LGT can result in incorrect phylogenetic inference
Suggest ways to recognize th
Final Exam: Sample Questions on Metazoa and phylogenetic methods
Under some conditions maximum likelihood and other model-based methods for inferring
phylogenies perform better than the parsimony method. Possible reasons include
BIS2C major plant concepts for final
o Given a pattern of floral organs, what is the predicted pattern of gene
o Given a pattern of gene expression what would you predict the flower
Metabolism: Its time to react!
BIS 2A Discussion 2
Topic: Discussion Date:
D1 Intro Chemistry 1/4 to 1/8
D2 Redox Chemistry 1/11 to 1/15
D3 ATP Production 1/18 to 1/22
D4 Protein Structure 1/25 to 1/29
Midterm 1 Thursday January 28th 12:00