Chapter 11 Notes
Heritable information is carried in units called
Chromosomes are made of
DNA and protein
1920 scientist who helped link genes and DNA
Disease that griffith worked with in mice
Details of Griffiths experi
Chapter 10 Notes section 2
Mendel's next hypothesis
Said that traits were inherited independently and not in groups
To test this hypothesis Mendel tested.
many other aspects of pea plants (hight, pod color, Pod shape)
Mendel's hypothesis was (supported or
Chapter 9 Notes
How do cells reproduce
A parent cell gives rise to _
2 daughter cells
Each daughter cell receives
Complete Hereditary information and half a cytoplasm
DNA Double helix is undone and is wrapped around his
Chapter 10 Notes section 1
Sequences of nucleotides at specific locations on chromosomes
Carry the same kind of genes for the same characteristics
Gene Loci (Locus)
point on the chromosome where the gene is found
Genes for the
Chapter 12 Notes
How does DNA relate to proteins in terms of cell building?
DNA Is the blueprint, and proteins are the workers that create the cells.
There must be a steady stream of DNA to worker builder proteins
Most Genes contain information for the sy
Chapter 13 Notes
the use, especially alteration, of organisms, cells, or bio molecules to
produce food, drugs, or other goods.
Examples of traditional biotech
yeast to make bread or beer
selective breeding of animals
Chapter 6 Notes
First law of thermodynamics
Law of conservation of energy, energy cannot be created nor destroyed, but
can change form
Second Law of thermodynamics
Amount of useful energy decreases when energy is converted from one form
Chapter 7 Notes
Process by which solar energy is trapped and stored as chemical energy in
the bonds of sugar
What is a Cuticle and what is its function?
waxy coating on outside of leaf, helps prevent water loss
An organelle foun
Chapter 8 Notes
Equation for photosynthesis
6 Carbon dioxide +6 water+ sunlight+ glucose and 6water
All energy can be traced back to the _
Photosynthesis is an _ reaction
Most important energy storage molecule
Cellular respiration o
Chapter 9 Quiz Study Guide
How do cells reproduce?
What is cell division?
A form of reproduction in which the a parent cell normally gives rise to 2
What does each daughter cell receive from the parent cell?
A complete set of