absolutely essential for
Nerve cells must communicate
pain signals to muscle cells
(stimulus) in order for muscle
cells to initiate a response to
have discovered some
Metabolism is the sum of an organis
m s chemical reactions
Metabolism is an emergent property of
life that arises from interactions
between molecules within the cell
A metabolic pathway begins with a specific molecule
Student Handouts, Inc.
FIRST THEORIES OF HUMAN
the Origin of Species (1859)
First to link biological diversity to evolution
Descent of Man, and Selection in Relation to
Described human evol
Descent with Modification:
A Darwinian View
View of life
Two worlds, real (ideal/eternal) and
Aristole: scala naturae
No evolution, permanent.
Prokaryote and Metabolism
More bacteria in mouth than the total number
of people who have ever lived.
Minority that cause disease
Ch. 16: The
Molecular Basis of
the nature of DNA
Must be able to be replicated
Must contain variety of codes
3. Must be inheritable
Evidence that DNA is
the genetic material
Griffith s Experiment
Molecules has th
The Evolution of Populations
Darwin and Mendels discoveries merged.
Darwins theory of natural selection
Mendels inheritable information
Population Genetics: genetic variation within a
Modern Synthesis: 1940s; integrated discoveries
Ch. 28 The Origins of
Introduction to Protists
Most are unicellular, some
colonial and multicellular
Simplest eukaryotic organisms.
Many protists are exceedingly
complex the most elaborate of
Fracking is the process of drilling deep into the ground and aiming a pressurized mixture
of water, sand, and chemicals at the earth to release the gas that is inside. This fractures the rock
and allows natural gas to flow out. It can be either vertical o
The softeners in dryer sheets that make our clothes
soft and static-free also build up in our nervous
systems and destroy our health.
Dryer sheets are full of toxic chemicals that lead to
conditions like dementia and cancer. There are no
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Nuclear EdPuzzle Questions and Answers
1. I am familiar with the mentioned nuclear disasters.
2. Why is nuclear power being revisited in the U.S.?
It produces only as much carbon dioxide as wind generation and hydropower.
3. I sketched t
42 albert schweitzer strae
42 albert schweitzer strae Worms-Leiselheim, Germany
Kartoffelsalat tempting me
Smack of the wooden spoon across the knuckles
For tempting to nab a bite
Who am I kidding I was going to eat it all
AP Human Geography Summer Assignment 2014-15
You MUST complete all assignments. Most are due the 3rd class meeting in August NOTEBOOK due 1st Class Meeting see Assignment #2.
Read The Hot Zone by Richard Preston. (I promise you will like this
Chapter 5 Guided Reading Assignment
Label the diagram below identify a monomer, polymer, condensation reaction,
What are the three hexose monosaccharides?
What is a glycosidic linkage and what do the numbers 1-4
Chapter 9 Guided Reading Assignment
Hint: review the concept check questions these are great quick quiz questions!
Define the two catabolic pathways:
b. Cellular respiration
Use the following terms correctly in a se
BSA Serial Dilution and SDS-Page Gel Electrophoresis
In this lab you will be performing a serial dilution of a know concentration of BSA (bovine serum
albumin) a protein found in blood. This serial dilution can be used to determine a concentration of an
Chapter 6 Guided Reading Assignment
What is resolving power and why is it important in biology?
How does an electron microscope work and what is the difference between a
scanning and transmission electron microscope?
Chapter 1 Guided Reading Assignment
1. Explain the properties of life listed below:
b. Evolutionary adaptation
c. Response to the environment
e. Energy processing
f. Growth and development
2. List a
Chapter 14 Guided Reading Assignment
1. Who were the two strong influences on Mendels education?
2. Define the following terms:
e. P generation
f. F1 generation
g. F2 generation
Ch 4: Early Societies in
Located along the Indus River
Two major cities: Harappa and Mohenjo-daro
Chapter 10 Guided Reading Assignment
Label the diagram below.
Explain the experiment reasoning that Van Niel used to understand
Use the diagram to label and identify the two broad stages of photosynthesis.
Chapter 15 Guided Reading Assignment
1. What is the chromosomal basis of inheritance?
2. IN YOUR OWN words, explain what is demonstrated by 15.2 on page 275.
3. What does wild type mean?
4. Why was Morgans choice of fruit fly such a good
Summative Reassessment Opportunity Request
Retake must be completed two weeks prior to the semester end, however within two weeks
after the return of the graded assessment is encouraged.
First Semester deadline: December 6, 2015
Second Semester deadline:
Chapter 12 Guided Reading Assignment
Compare and contrast the role of cell division in unicellular and multicellular
Define the following terms:
c. Somatic cells
Chapter 11 Guided Reading Assignment
This chapter is often considered difficult as you have not covered it in your introductory
biology course. Plan on reading this chapter at least twice and go slowly. I would
suggest that you read the
Chapter 4 Guided Reading Assignment
Again, this chapter is a review of previously covered material. We will be moving
through the material very quickly, please see me for extra assistance if needed.
Why is organic chemistry so importa
1984 Multiple Choice Assignment
Philip Rivaldo and Nicholas Faist
Example: An example would be a lack of the simile
Explanation: The question is asking for a figure of speech not used in the first paragraph
of section two, so we look for the