American and Foreign Anti-Slavery Society
-Tappan resigned and founded the American and Foreign Anti-Slavery Society.
-lessened the influence of abolitionism as a reform movement.
-lacked a realistic, long-range plan for eliminating such a deeply entrench
Study of carbon compounds
Anything from CH4 (methane) to biomolecules (carbohydrates, lipids, proteins, and nucleic acids)
Example/Blue Box: Primordial Earth
1 time organic compounds were created through abiotic factors:
Metabolism: the sum of all chemical reactions in the body/ making & breaking of molecules
Metabolic pathway: begins with a specific molecule which is altered and then catalyzed resulting in products
Catabolic Pathways: release energy - breaking
6. Use logic when analyzing evidence means to think critically about the evidence and
how it or they adds to the big picture. This can be used to support a conjecture.
7. The FBI (Federal Bureau of Investigation) has its headquarters located in Washington
Chapter 24 and Chapter 38 - Question Set
1. Research Questions
a. The animal groups included in the amniota group are class Reptilia, Class Aves, Class
Mammalia and their extinct relatives and ancestors. They are a group of limbed
b. The amni
4. The significance would provide evidence of similar biological backgrounds between earth and
mars. On the other hand, this could also give evidence of evolution taking place on the surface
of mars. Mars is inhospitable due to its atmosphere o
Four Major Classes of Biomolecules:(known as macromolecules/polymers)
Polymers are linked by a series of covalent bonds.
Link molecules together by removing a water m
1. Forensic science is the scientific method of gathering and examining information about the past.
The word forensics means in open court or public. It also refers to relating to the use of
furthering an argument.
2. key terms
a. Pathologist: one who int
13. Ways to search a scene:
a. Spiral: may move inward or outward; best used where there are no physical
b. Grid: basically a double-line search; effective but time-consuming
c. Strip/ Line: best in large, outdoor scenes
d. Quadrant/Zone: most ef
Chemistry and Water
There are 92 elements - 25 are essential elements: needed to be healthy and reproduce)
CHON ~96% of all living matter
Trace Elements: elements required in organisms in minute quantities
Goiters: Iodine deficiency in thyroid gland leads
U.S. Mexican War
-Mexico suffered from chronic instability, empty national treasury, lack of effective military
-bad relations with Indians.
-attempted to buy territory but failed.
-Polk sent General Taylor and troops to Rio Grande, inciting M
Compromise of 1850
-people debated over Californias admission as a free state because it would upset the 15:15
slave: free states balance.
-Taylor divided the land into New Mexico and California with instructions directly allowing the
territories to draft
-abolitionists began flooding Congress with petitions against slavery.
-gag rule allowed the House to table without consideration any petitions relating to slavery.
-The Liberty Party with James Birney as president was creat
-Anglos demanded conformity to American customs from Mexicans in the area.
-many lost large tracts of land when changes in California law required verification of their
original land grants by a federal commission.
-reduced to extr
-shifting frontiers of animals, disease, firearms, and trade goods.
-disputes between Anglo-American and Hispanic cultures.
-fierce debate over whether the new lands should become slave or free.
Roots of the Doctrine
Social and Economic Changes: Railroads, Kansas-Nebraska Act, Bleeding Kansas
-cotton remained the nations major export but construction of a vast railroad network became
the driving force for economic growth.
-funded by federal land grants, with help from
The Gold Rush
-discovery of gold by John Marshall caused eager forty-niners to look for their fortune in
-many didnt find much and made profits from providing services for miners (Shopkeepers,
businesspeople, and professionals)
-most of the pr
-Chinese were harassed in the mines and made money by opening laundries in San Francisco
(though at extremely high prices)
-some set up restaurants or worked in the fishing industry.
-anti-Chinese sentiment intensified.
-SF gradually established a
The Trek West
-migration was primarily a family enterprise.
-women had more work to do on the road than the normal domestic chores and they often felt a
sense of loss and lack of close companions.
-wagons damaged Indian land and travelers often stole from
CHAPTER 20 ANTIMICROBIAL DRUGS; LEARNING 20 OBJECTIVES
1. Modern chemotherapy is credited to Paul Ehrlich. He attempted to stain bacteria without
staining the surrounding tissue and speculated that some "magic bullet" would
selectively find and destroy pa