Animal Bio Notes
What is science?
- An enormous body of knowledge
- A way of understanding nature
- A method of arriving at truth
- A way of thinking that emphasizes rationality
How do we do science?
- Observations (careful often w/ instruments
Biology Notes Test Two
How to Make a New Cell
- Remember where new cells come from old cells
- Requirements to make new cells?
o Growth: build new macromolecular structures
o Duplicate genetic material (DNA replication)
Biology Exam 3
- Proteins that allow facilitated diffusion of ions
o Change the permeability of phospholipid bilayer
- Two main types: gated or leakage (always open)
o Gated channels open and close in response to a signal
Voltage gated (acti
End of Semester Biology Notes
- Evolution is just a theory
- Actually a good thing. Means on the same footing as
o Atomic theory
o Gravitation and relativity (explanation for same thing)
o Quantum mechanics
- Theory of evolution is a
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