Book Notes Chapter 12-3
Genes codes that control inner cell proteins.
Messenger RNA is a delivery system from genes.
Ribosimal RNA are in ribosomes.
Transfer RNA is the RNA that transfers amino acids to the ribosome.
Transcription is when RNA is pro
Book Notes 13-2
Genetic Engineering is changing DNA of something that is living.
Restriction enzymes are used to cut DNA.
Gel electrophoresis is when a battery is hooked up to a porous gel spreads the DNA.
Recombinant DNA is DNA that can be put from
Book notes Chapter 4
Weather is the current conditions on one day.
Climate Is the collection of many averages of weather.
The greenhouse effect is when greenhouse gases maintain temperature.
Polar zones are cold places.
Temperate zones are average t
Book Notes Chapter 6
Agriculture is working in the fields and farming.
Monoculture is the producing of crops with a higher yield.
Green Revolution is modern day agriculture.
Humans and animals live together in harmony as one and share the sa
Book notes Chapter 8
Autotrophs are self feeding organisms.
Heterotrophs are organisms that get energy from their food.
Adenosine Triphosphate or ATP is a chemical compound that is used for storing and
All animals are either au
Booknotes Chapter 9-1
Calorie is the amount of energy required to make 1g of water go to 1 degree Celsius.
Glycolysis is releasing energy slowly.
NAD+ is nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide.
Fermentation makes ATP without oxygen, that releases energy
Cells the basic units of organisms.
Cell Theory are characteristics of cells.
Nucleus has the cells DNA.
Eukaryotes a cell with a nucleus.
Prokaryotes a cell without a nucleus.
The finder of cells was Matthias Schwann he said t
Booknotes chapter 11-1
Genetics is the scientific study of heredity.
Fertilization is reproduction between a male and a female.
True breeding is producing offspring that are the same as themselves.
Hybrids are parents with different traits.
English | Graded Assignment | Write a Summary of a Fictional Text
1. Graded Assignment
Write a Summary of a Fictional Text
Read a Fictional Text
Read the text and notice the important parts of its plot, characters, and setting. Take notes if you wish.
Please only turn in this sheet to the drop box.
In or Out?
In or Out?
Graded Assignment 2.13 Unit Test, Part 2: Development of Theme
WATCH this VIDEO READ ALOUD of the TEXTS BELOW and hear some
suggestions for answering the writing prompts:
Total Score: 40 points
(Score for Question 1: _ of 2
English | Assignment | Write a Short Story
Name: Michael Kelemen
Write a Short Story or Personal Narrative
Over the next few lessons you will be writing a short storya work of fiction, OR a personal narrative, which is a
true story from yo
Chapter 5 book Notes
Population density is the amount of organisms living in one area.
Immigration is the amount of organisms moving into an area.
Emigration is the amount of organisms moving out of an area.
Exponential growth is when the reproducti
Biology Book Notes Chapter 2-1
Atom the smallest building blocks of everything.
Nucleus where the protons and neutrons are located in an atom.
Electron part of an atom that is negative.
Isotopes are the number of protons and neutrons have.
Book notes Chapter 1-1
Science is a way of figuring things out, by using information you already know.
Observation a detail that has been realized.
Data is information that has been collected.
Inference is a interpretation of what you think something mean
Seed and Toxicology Lab
Will a seed germinate in window cleaner?
If we use glass cleaner to germinate seeds,
Then 0% of the seeds will germinate,
Because the chemicals will kill the seeds.
Seeds are living organis
Karyotype a photo of chromosomes.
Sex Chromosomes are the 2/46 chromosomes that determine gender.
Autosomes are the other 44/46 chromosomes.
Pedigrees are interesting characteristics.
The human genome is all of our information
Book Notes 17.1
Paleontologists are scientists who study fossils.
Fossil record is information about past life.
Extinct means the species no longer exists.
Relative dating is when a fossil is determined by the rock around it.
Index Fossils are compa
Duckweed Lab Report
By Drew Kristjanson, Joey Haughney, Drew McCoy and Justin Ridley
In this lab we are testing whether the plants grow more with t
Book Notes 14-1
These pages were about genetic diseases and genetic disorders. Some examples were
sickle cell disease, Huntingtons and Cystic Fibrosis. Huntingtons disease causes loss of
muscle and mental function. Symptoms of Huntingtons disease
Book Notes Chapter 15-1
Evolution is change occurring over a long time.
Theory is a tested idea for why things happen.
Fossils are preserved animal remains.
Charles Darwin was a scientist that traveled the world
He made his voyage on a ship
Book notes Chapter 12-1
Transformation is when a strain of bacteria gets changed.
Bacteriophage is a virus that eats bacteria.
Nucleotides are what DNA is made of.
Base pairing is when Adenine pairs with Thymine and Guanine pairs with cytosine.
Book Notes Chapter 16-1
Gene Pool is a whole bunch of genes.
Relative Frequency is how often it occurs in a gene pool.
Single-gene Trait is controlled bye one gene with two alleles.
Polygenic Trait is a trait controlled by many genes.
Gattaca Essay Questions
1) No, I dont think parents should have the right to choose their childrens genes
because it would lead to a world just like the one in gattaca. Discrimination would be
encouraged in this world because you would obviously want t
Book Notes Chapter 10-1
Cell division is when two cell separate.
Cells can only grow so much or else they become way to large and cant transport
nutrients throughout itself. Another thing that may happen if the cell becomes to large is
Book Notes Chapter 3
Ecology is the study of how animals interact.
Biosphere consists of lots parts of the earth.
Species is a group of living things.
Populations are animals living in the same place
Communities are groups of populations.
Unit 1 Test, Part 2: Understand Narrative Techniques and Structures
Total score: _ of 40 points
(Score for Question 1: _ of 10 points)
Read the passage. Then answer the question.
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