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BETTER KNOW IT I

BETTER

KNOW IT

I

BASIC CHEMISTRY

CHEM

THE CELL

THE CELL

PHOTOSYNTHESIS AND

RESPIRATION

PHOTO &

RESP.

MITOSIS AND MEIOSIS

M&M

LIFE CYCLES AND

REPRODUCTION

LIFE &

SEX

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Response 1

THE PROCESS BY WHICH

SCIENTISTS FORMULATE A

HYPOTHESIS, GATHER DATA

BY OBSERVATION AND

EXPERIMENTATION, AND COME

TO A CONCLUSION

THE SCIENTIFIC

METHOD

ATOMS OF THE SAME

ELEMENT WITH DIFFERING

NUMBERS OF NEUTRONS

ISOTOPES

PERSON THAT LIKELY FIRST

OBSERVED "CELLS" IN 1665

ROBERT HOOKE

A STACK OF THYLAKOIDS IN A

CHLOROPLAST

GRANUM

CHROMOSOMES LINE UP AT

THE EQUATOR OF THE CELL

DURING THIS STAGE OF

MITOSIS?

METAPHASE

ALL ANIMALS EXHIBIT THIS

TYPE OF SEXUAL LIFE CYCLE

GAMETIC

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Response 2

ANYTHING THAT HAS MASS

AND OCCUPIES SPACE

MATTER

BOND OCCURING WHEN

ELECTRONS ARE

TRANSFERRED FROM ONE

ATOM TO ANOTHER ATOM

IONIC BONDING

A SPECIALIZED STRUCTURE OR

COMPARTMENT WITHIN A

CELL, WHICH IS REPSONSIBLE

FOR CARRYING OUT CERTAIN

ISOLATED FUNCTIONS

ORGANELLE

ELECTRON DONOR TO

PHOTOSYSTEM II

WATER

THIS TYPE OF CELL DIVISION

RESULTS IN HALF THE NUMBER

OF CHROMOSOMES THAN

THAT OF THE MOTHER CELLS

MEIOSIS

THIS IS THE FUSION OF

GAMETES

FERTILIZATION

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Response 3

PROTEINS THAT ACT AS

ORGANIC CATALYSTS TO

ACCELERATE CHEMICAL

REACTIONS WITHIN CELLS

ENZYMES

BOND OCCURING WHEN TWO

ATOMS SHARE ELECTRONS IN

THE OUTER SHELL

COVALENT BONDS

THEORY THAT EXPLAINS HOW

THE MITOCHONDRIA AND

CHLOROPLASTS CAME TO BE

PART OF THE EUKARYOTIC

CELL

ENDOSYMBIOTIC THEORY

THIS MOST ABUNDANT

ENZYME ON THE PLANET FIXES

CO2 OR O2 DURING THE CALVIN

CYLCE

RUBISCO

THE DIVISION OF THE

CYTOPLASM

CYTOKINESIS

TYPE OF LIFE CYLCE

CHARACTERIZED BY HAVING A

MULTICELLUAR HAPLOID

GENERATION AND SINGLE

CELLED DIPLOID GENERATION

ZYGOTIC

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Response 4

ENERGY CANNOT BE CREATED

OR DESTROYED BUT CAN BE

CHANGED FROM ONE FORM TO

ANOTHER

FIRST LAW OF

THERMODYNAMICS

ORGANIC MOLECULES THAT

HAVE IDENTICAL MOLECULAR

FORMULAS, BUT DIFFERING

INTERNAL ARRANGEMENT OF

ATOMS

ISOMERS

THE SITES OF PROTEIN

SYNTHESIS IN THE CELL

RIBOSOMES

THE BREAKDOWN OF

GLUCOSE DURING CELLULAR

RESPIRATION

GYLCOLYSIS

THE EXCHANGE OF GENETIC

MATERIAL BETWEEN

NONSISTER CHROMATIDS

DURING MEIOSIS I

CROSSING OVER

OFTEN CALLED THE

ALTERNATION OF

GENERATIONS, THIS IS THE

TYPE OF LIFE CYCLE OF

PLANTS

SPORIC

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Response 5

THE ANAEROBIC PROCESS

THAT REDUCES PYRUVATE TO

EITHER LACTATE OR ALCOHOL

AND CO2

FERMINATION

THE TWO COMPONENTS OF A

SOLUTION

SOLUTE AND SOLVENT

TERM USED TO DESCRIBE

PROGRAMED CELL DEATH

APOPTOSIS

DURING THIS STAGE OF CELL

RESPIRATION HYDROGEN

PROTONS ARE PUMPED FROM

THE MITOCHONDRIAL MATRIX

TO THE INTERMEMBRANE

SPACE

ETC OR OXIDATIVE

PHOSPHORYLATION

THIS GENETIC ABNORMALITY

CAUSED DURING MEIOSIS

RESULTS IN A FEMALE WITH A

SINGLE X CHROMOSOME

TURNER SYNDROME

IN THIS CONDITION, BOTH

MALE AND FEMALE SEX

ORGANS OCCUR ON THE SAME

INDIVIDUAL

HERMAPHRODITE /

MONOECIOUS

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THIS SYSTEM REGULATESWATER PRESSURE WITHIN THEBODY OF MEMBERS OF THEECHINODERMATA   

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WATER VASCULARSYSTEM

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NATURAL SELECTION

NATTY

LIGHT

PLANT DIVERSITY

-PHYTA

PROTISTS AND FUNGI

PROS AND

FUN

BLASTOPORES AND BODY

PLANS

B & B

ANIMAL DIVERSITY

ANIME

POTPOURRI

POT

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Response 1

IN 1858, THEY PROPOSED THE

THEORY OF EVOLUTION BY

NATURAL SELECTION AT A

MEETING OF THE ROYAL

LINNAEAN SOCIETY OF

LONDON

DARWIN AND WALLACE

POIKILOHYDRIC

NONVASCULAR PLANTS

BRYOPHYTA

THESE PROTISTS

PROJECTIONS ARE LONG AND

USUALLY FOUND ALONE OR IN

PAIRS

FLAGELLA

IN THESE ORGANISMS, THE

BLASTOPORE FORMS THE

ANUS FIRST

DEUTROSTOMES

THIS "SPINY SKINNED" ANIMAL

PHYLUM HAVE RADIAL

SYMMETRY AS AN ADULT

ECHINODERMATA

TYPE OF XYLEM WITH GAP

THROUGH PRIMARY AND

SECONDARY CELL WALLS

VESSEL ELEMENT

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Response 2

TERM MEANING SOME

CHARACTER OR TRAIT THAT IS

PASSED FROM ONE

GENERATION TO THE NEXT

HERITABLE

"FERNS ARE OUR FRONDS"

PTERIDOPHYTA

A SLIDING MOVEMENT OF

PROTISTS ACCOMPLISHED BY

THE STREAMING OF

PSEUDOPODIA

CELL CRAWLING

IN THESE ORGANISMS, THE

BLASTOPORE FORMS THE

MOUTH FIRST

PROTOSTOMES

THESE CHORDATES HAVE A

"BACKBONE."

VERTEBRATA

THESE ARE ANIMALS THAT

REMAIN IN PLACE UNTIL PREY

MOVE CLOSER.

SIT AND WAIT

PREDATORS

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Response 3

THE ABILITY OF AN INDIVIDUAL

TO PRODUCE OFFSPRING

FITNESS

LIVERWORTS

HEPATICOPHYTA

PROTIST FEEDING METHOD BY

WHICH CILIA ARE USED TO

CREATE WATER CURRENTS TO

COLLECT FOOD

FILTER FEEDING OR

SUSPENSION FEEDING

THIS BODY PLAN HAS A SINGLE

OPENING INTO THE

GASTROVASCULAR CAVITY

SAC-LIKE

COMMONLY CALLED THE

"ROUNDWORMS" THESE

UNSEGMENTED WORMS HAVE

A PSEUDOCOELOM

NEMATODA

MULTICELLULAR STRUCTURE

RESPONSIBLE FOR CREATING

SPORES

SPORANGIA

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Response 4

FIRST PERSON TO PROPOSE A

FORMAL THEORY OF

EVOLUTION

LAMARK

MOST NUMEROUS,

WIDESPREAD, ECOLOGICALLY,

AND ECONOMICALLY

IMPORTANT GYMNOSPERM

PHYLUM

CONIFEROPHYTA

SYMBIOTIC RELATIONSHIP

BETWEEN FUNGI AND THE

ROOTS OF LAND PLANTS

MYCORRHIZAE

THIS BODY PLAN HAS BOTH A

MOUTH AND AN ANUS

TUBE-WITHIN-A-TUBE

THESE ORGANISMS ARE IN THE

CLASS CEPHALOPSIDOMORPHI

LAMPREYS

THIS ORGAN, DERIVED FROM

BOTH MATERNAL AND FETAL

TISSUES, ALLOWS NUTRIENTS

TO PASS FROM MOTHER TO

EMBRYO

PLACENTA

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2000 POINTS


Response 5

OCCURS WHEN AN

INDIVIDUAL'S PHENOTYPE

CHANGES IN RESPONSE TO

CHANGES IN THE

ENVIRONMENT, BUT THE

GENOTYPE REMAINS FIXED,

THUS NOT PASSED ALONG

ACCLIMATION

TREE SIZED MEMBERS

DOMINATED THE

COAL-FORMING FOREST OF

THE CARBONIFEROUS PERIOD

LYCOPHYTA

CLUB FUNGI SUCH AS

MUSHROOMS BELONG TO THE

FUNGAL PHYLUM

BASIDIOMYCOTA

THIS PHYLUM IS THE ONLY

PROTOSTOME WITH A

SAC-LIKE BODY PLAN

PLATYHELMINTHES

THESE ORGANISMS ARE IN THE

CLASS CHONDRICHTHES

SHARK, RAYS, OR

SKATE

THIS GROUP OF ISLANDS

INSPIRED CHARLES DARWIN'S

THEORY OF NATURAL

SELECTION

GALAPAGOS

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WATER VASCULARSYSTEM

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