Biology Notes 10/10/16 unit 2: genetics
Why dont I look like a hybrid of my parents?
When does the human life begin?
o Fetus-when it has mature organs growing (3-9 month)
o Embryo (until week 8)
o Sex determination- depending on which ha
Biology Unit 2 in class notes
How do out dead cells get replaced? DNA REPLICATION AND MITOSIS
o Chemical signals come from the cells themselves
o G1- waiting period- waiting to receive a signal to begin duplicating
o S phase- DNA gets replicated within th
Unit 1 Study Guide
How the brain learns
o Action potential- change in electrical potential that is associated with the
passing of an impulse along the membrane of a cell
o Neurotransmitters- chemical substance that is released at the end of the
Biology Exam 2 Study Guide
What is science?
o Discovery based science- analyze observations made on large sets of data, and
then possibly form hypothesis to create an experiment
o Hypothesis based science- creating an educated question and then an
Biology 09/09/16: Cell Biology and Human Physiology
1. What does you are what you eat mean?
2. How does what we brether affect our bodies
Unit 1 Due Dates:
1. Reading quiz 2: 7am September 16
2. Extra Credit: 7-8pm September 16 in ESLC 130
3. Reading Quiz
How to Pick A Multivitamin
After reading this article that explains the best way to choose a multivitamin, I am more
aware of the options around me, and the pros and cons of almost all of them. I found it
interesting that the recomm
Biology Notes 10/17/16
How does DNA get translated into how I look and act?
o Salt is always used in DNA extraction- DNA is negatively charged
o Ethanol precipitates DNA- is not soluable in ethanol
o Three neucleotides code for each amino acid in DNA Tra
Summary #1 Fall 2015
The Article Astronomers find star with 3 super-earths is an article about a newly discovered Dwarf Star that is
being orbited by 3 super earths and one giant earth. These Super-Earths have a larger
ablatie leziune cutanata
Paget (boala cutanata)
Categoria: Dictionar Termeni
Este o dermatoza caracterizata prin prezenta pe mamelon a unei placi de eczema cu cruste si zemuinda,
insensibila la tratamente locale. Aceasta boala precede sau insoteste aparit
Write a two-page report on any biological topic of your choice. Choose
something that is interesting to you and, even better, something that may
help you in a future job. Possible hot topics include stem-cell research,
WPCC BIO 111 Test 6 Review Sheet Summer 2011: Chapters 12, 14, of 15
1) What theory did Garrod, Beadle & Tatum, and others contribute to?
One gene - one polypeptide theory
What do genes really code for?
2) List the two steps of ge
WPCC BIO 111 Test 5 Summer 2011: Chapters 8, 9, 10, & 11
_C_1) Which of the following organisms is NOT an autotroph?
C) mushroom PAGE 151
B) green algae
D) oak tree
_B_2) Identify the reactant of photosynthesis in the following ans
WPCC BIO 111 Test 4 Review Sheet Summer 2011: Chapter 7 & of 8
1) What two factors govern the fate of a chemical reaction?
Direction: Many cells use ATP to drive reactions in 1 direction
Rate: Catalysts called enzyme can speed the reaction rate
WPCC BIO 111 Test 2 Review Sheet Summer 2011: Chapters 2, 3, & 4
1) Know whether energy is absorbed or released as water goes from one state to another.
For example, is energy absorbed or released when liquid water freezes?
Water; as it goes fr
WPCC BIO 111 Test 1 Review Sheet Summer 2011: Chapters 1 & Most of 2
1) List the 7 characteristics of life. Describe and/or define each of those 7
Cells & organization: organisms maintain an internal order. The simplest
WPCC BIO 111 Quiz 6 Summer 2011: Chapter 12
_C_1) Which of the following answer choices is most accurate in describing what a gene
A) one gene one enzyme
C) one gene one polypeptide
B) one gene one protein
D) one gene one carbohydrate
WPCC BIO 111 Quiz 5 Summer 2011: Ch.s 8, 9, & 10
_C_1) Where in the chloroplast does the Calvin Cycle take place?
A) at the thylakoid membrane
B) inside the thylakoid space
C) in the stroma
D) it doesnt take place in the chloroplast
_A_2) At the be
WPCC BIO 111 Quiz 4 Summer 2011: Chapter 7
_D_1) What determines the fate of a chemical reaction?
A) its direction
D) A & B Only PAGE 125
B) its rate
E) A, B, & C
C) the energy lost or gained
_A_2) Which of the following answer choices is a good ex
WPCC BIO 111 Quiz 3 Summer 2011: Chapters 4 and of Ch. 5
_C_1) When a polysaccharide is broken up into monosaccharides, what type of
metabolic process occurs?
C) catabolism PAGE 69
_B_2) Where does the proce
WPCC BIO 111 Quiz 2 Summer 2011: End of Ch. 2 of Ch. 3
_A_1) Which of the following solutions has the HIGHEST freezing point?
A) 5 % salt solution
C) 25% salt solution
B) 10% salt solution
D) 40% salt solution
_F_2) How does water function in livin
WPCC BIO 111 Quiz 1 Summer 2011: Chapter 1
Always choose the BEST answer.
_A_1) Evolution can help explain what major property of life especially?
A) the unity seen in the living world
B) the diversity seen in the living world
C) evolution doesnt e