MP 3 CP Quarterly Review
1. Define Allele. _
2. What is the difference between the Principle of Dominance and Segregation?
3. Crossing two different species to develop an organism with favorable traits from each is
known as _.
4. Draw a di
SECOND MARKING PERIOD QUARTERLY STUDY GUIDE
1. How do plants absorb the energy in sunlight to perform photosynthesis?
2. What is the balanced chemical equation for photosynthesis? Where are each of the
reactants used and the products made?
GS 2nd MP Quarterly Exam - 1/29/13
What is ATP? How is energy released from it?
What is a heterotroph and an autotroph?
What is the result of photosynthesis?
What are the reactants and products of photosynthesis?
How do organisms get ene
3.3 Energy Flow in Ecosystems
Trace the flow of energy through living systems.
Identify the three types of ecological pyramids.
Food Chains and Food Webs Energy flows through an ecosystem in one direction
3.2 Energy, Producers, and Consumers
Define primary producers.
Describe how consumers obtain energy and nutrients.
Primary Producers Sunlight is the main energy source for life on Earth. Organisms that
3.1 What Is Ecology?
Describe the study of ecology.
Explain how biotic and abiotic factors influence an ecosystem.
Describe the methods used to study ecology.
Studying Our Living Planet Ecology is the scien
17.3 The Process of Speciation
Identify the types of isolation that can lead to the formation of new species.
Describe the current hypothesis about Galpagos finch speciation.
Isolating Mechanisms Speciation
17.2 Evolution as Genetic Change in
Explain how natural selection affects single-gene and polygenic traits.
Describe genetic drift.
Explain how different factors affect genetic equilibrium.
17.1 Genes and Variation
Define evolution in genetic terms.
Identify the main sources of genetic variation in a population.
State what determines the number of phenotypes for a trait.
Genetics Joins Evoluti