Music has developed over time and build up one of the most important industries in the world.
There are four different period of music. The first one was the Baroque period which marked the
beginning of what is commonly considered classical music. During
Tropical Plant Diversity Enid A. Haupt Conservatory
Palms of the Americas Gallery
1. Palm trees are angiosperms and monocots.
2. Palm trees originated in the Cretaceous Period during the times of the dinosaurs.
3. One of the Gymnosperms present are the co
Musical Analysis for Classical Period
The opera, Le nozze di Figaro, has a measure consisting of 4 beats of quarters. The opera has
a single male voice. This opera is considered to be an opera buffa because the libretto is based on normal
middle or servan
Darwin Poster: On The Vegetation of Mold
Darwin makes a study on how mold is formed along his uncle Josiah Wedgwood
while staying at Maer Hall in Staffordshire.
In 1837, Darwin decides to present his study to the Geological Society.
Chapter 36: Reproduction and Development
Hermaphrodite- Produces both sperm and eggs. Each animal would be mother and father.
Sexual Reproduction- Offspring created by fusion of a male gamete (sperm) and female gamete (egg) to form
Nervous systems consists of circuits of neurons and supporting cells
Cnidarians are the simplest animals with nervous systems.
o In most cnidarians, interconnected nerve cells form a nerve net.
In more complex animals, axons of multiple nerve
Neurons- Nerve cells that transfer information within the body
Neurons use 2 types of signals to communicate:
o Electrical Signals- Long distance- i.e., nerve impulses/ action potential
o Chemical Signals- Short distance- such as neuro transmi
Bio 167: Review Questions
Chapters 21 & 22
1. Which statement about the beak size of finches on the island of Daphne Major (one of the Galapagos
Islands) during this prolonged drought is true?
a. Each bird evolved a deeper, stronger beak as the drought pe
1. Plant meristems
a. Offer structural support to reproductive organs.
b. Generate new cells for growth & control the developmental phases of plants.
c. Are only located at the young growing tips of branches.
d. Are the cells a
LECTURE SCHEDULE (Subject to change)
Introduction and review of Syllabus
Chapter 21: The Evolution of Populations
Chapter 22: The Origin of Species
Chapter 23 : Broad Patterns of Evolution
Chapter 24 : Early Life and the Di
Critical Statistical Review of the Reporting of Descriptive Statistics in Scientific Journals
Write a critical, statistical review of Table 1 from Barba-Spaeth et al. 2016. Structural basis of potent
Zika-dengue virus antibody cross-neutralization. Nature
Natural and sexual selection in a monogamous
historical human population
Alexandre Courtiola,b,c,1,2, Jenni E. Pettayd,1, Markus Jokelae, Anna Rotkirchf, and Virpi Lummaaa,b
Department of Animal and Plant Sciences, University of Shefeld, Shefeld S10 2TN
# Kincaid funs UNIVARIATE.R
3 March 2017
Author: Dwight Kincaid
FUNCTION DEFINITIONS - for use on a single, numeric sample, e.g., a
# 1. freq.table(y, bins, roundoff)
# frequency distri
# Normal distribution demo.R
A teaching DEMO by Kincaid
# delete all objects in RAM at R Console
# PDF of the standard normal distribution, universally
# known as N(0,1) indicating mean=0 and SD=1
# tutorial on math expressions in graphs.R
3 Feb. 2017
# -# dummy data on red cell count
y <- rnorm(40, 5, .5)
# set random number seed for reproducibility
# N=40 numbers from N(5, .5)
hist(y, xlab=expression( "Red cel
Biological Sciences DEPARTMENT
LEHMAN COLLEGE of THE CITY UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK
Class/Section/Credit: Bio183 / 1199-HC4 / 4 credits 5 hours (3 hours lecture, 2 hour lab).
Professor; Dr. Damaris-Lois Yamoah Lang
BIO EXAM REVIEW 1
CHAPTER 28: PLANT STRUCTURE AND
Plant: composed of organs, tissues, and cells
Organs: three types of organs roots, stems, leaves
Tissue: a group of similar cells that perform a specialized function
Root System: taproot, lateral br
General Biology 2 Laboratory
6 April 2016
Lab Report #7-8: Plant Hormones: Gibberellins
The purpose of this lab was to observe how hormones help with growth and development of plants. This