A. Land biomes have a characteristic soil type
1. Each soil type is determined by several factors, such as,
temperature, precipitation, the rate of decomposition, and
B. Soil type (an example)
1. Nutrient-poor subject to erosion
a. Located near the nucleus and organize cell
b. Not present in plants.
C. Organelles that build proteins
a. Synthesize (assemble) proteins.
b. Are small particles of RNA and proteins.
c. Produce proteins by followi
Heart Dissection Pre Lab and Safety:
1. Goggles and gloves must be worn at all times. The specimen is fresh and it must
be handled with care.
2. Do not place hands near face or eyes. The eye wash station must be used in the
event of injury. Its location i
Food webs (are)
A. A network of food chains that demonstrate the feeding
interactions of an ecosystem.
B. Very simplified models because many species are not
C. Susceptible to disturbances (i.e. oil spills) that can have
Other Factors That Affect Climate
Fill in the chart with information about other factors that
Description of the Factor
How the Factor Affects Climate
19. Why is t
Describe the discovery that opened the door to the study of biology.
2. Describe the contributions of each of the following scientists that lead to the
establishment of the cell theory. (Include the year of their contribution and their
country of origin i
A. Cell organization
1. Cells are divided into two parts
a. The nucleus
(1.) Is the control center of the cell.
(2.) Contains DNA and the nucleolus.
(a.) DNA is the coded instructions for
making proteins and their important
(b.) DNA is in the f
Science Research Assignment for Friday, September 28, 2012:
*Students are required to bring their journal to take appropriate notes.
PRE ASSIGNMENT 25 points
Assignment is to be completed in the journal that will accompany you on Friday.
You are to
Science Article Analysis Assignment
Find a current Science News article from the newspaper or online. There must be an author
listed. If there is not an author, select another article. A copy of the original article must be
attached for a grade. Use the f