Biology Notes Cell Division Part One
Cell Growth and Reproduction Terms
Lots of new terms to know! Be careful some of them are very similar!
Cell Size Limitations remember from the last unit that a cells size can slow the
rate of diffusion so cells need a
We can learn a lot by looking at chromosomes! They can tell us
everything from the likelihood that an unborn baby will have a
genetic disorder to whether a person will be male or female.
Scientists often analyze chromosomes in
BIOLOGY FIRST SEMESTER REVIEW SHEET
* = State Standards that will be on the exam
*B2.2A Explain how carbon can join to other carbon atoms in chains and rings
to form large and complex molecules.
*B2.2B Recognize the six most common elements i
Bullet points from the sections we have studied during the second 9 weeks:
Functions of carbohydrates, lipids, nucleic acids, proteins, and proteins as enzymes
Function of a catalyst
Importance of Carbon in organic molecules
Polymer vs monom
DNA, RNA & Protein Synthesis
DNA and Genes
1. What are chromosomes made of? Which one is the actual genetic
material of the cell?
2. DNA is made of subunits called _. What are
the 3 main parts?
3. What is the structural shape? (B4.2C.1)