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  • Chapters 1-5 Notes Ap Biology

    Chapter 1: Biology- The study of life A Hierarchy of Organization 1. Molecules 2. Organelle 3. Cell 4. Tissue 5. Organ 6. Organism Emergent Properties- Novel properties that emerge as each step up the hierarchy of biological order is taken. Reductionism- Reducing complex systems to simpler...

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  • Biology Form 5 Notes

    dissected leaves offer little resistance to running water and can be dragged through the water without tearing. Characteristics of hydrophytes: 1. A thin cuticle. Cuticles primarily prevent water loss, thus most hydrophytes have no need for cuticles. 2. Stomata that are open most of time because...

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  • Biology Chapters 1-5

    Biology Term 1 Exam Notes Characteristics and Classification of Living Organisms Characteristics of Living Organisms • Nutrition o The taking in of nutrients which consist of organic substance and mineral ions-raw materials for energy growth and tissue repair- and absorbing and assimilating...

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  • Ap Biology Chapter 1 Notes

    Multicellular organisms show three major structural levels above the cell: similar cells are grouped into tissues, several tissues coordinate to form organs, and several organs form an organ system. • For example, to coordinate locomotory movements, sensory information travels from sense organs to the brain...

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  • Chapter 1 Biology and Psychology Notes

    Chapter 9: The Voyage Through the Life Span Learning Outcomes Explain prenatal development and the role that sex hormones play. Explain the physical, cognitive, moral, social, and emotional development of children. Learning Outcomes Explain the physical, cognitive, moral, social and emotional development...

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  • Econ Notes Chapter 1-5

    CHAPTER ONE What why and for whom? FACTORS Of PRODUCTION * Land- rent * Labor/Human Capital – wage * Capital- interest * Entrepreneurship- profit * Technology Incentives does not create scarcity CHAPTER TWO MC & MB, PPF and COMPARITIVE AND ABSOLUTE ADVANTANGE PPF is...

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  • Econ Notes, Chapter 1 - 5

    Economics 110 – Notes Chapter 1 – Economic Issues and Concepts Economy: a system in which scarce resources are allocated among competing uses * Economies based on free-market transactions are self-organizing Economics: the study of how the material needs and wants of a society are satisfied...

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  • Grade 10 Biology Chapter 1 Notes

    Each piece of ladder’s side to which the rung is attached; is a building block molecule (Many building blocks strung together form a molecule of DNA) Genetic Code: The order in which the A, T, C & G building blocks are strung together (Is different in every individual except...

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  • Intro to Psychology: Chapter Notes 1- 5

    October 22nd, 2012 Chapter 1- What is psychology? [pp. 1-23] LO1: Psychology as a Science (p. 4) * Psychology is the scientific study of behavior and mental processes. * Seeks to describe, explain, predict, and control behavior and mental processes. * Theory * propose reason for...

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  • Biology Form 5

    Question 1 Transpiration is the evaporation of water vapour from the leaves surface. Air movement is one of the factor that affects the evaporation of water vapour. A group of student carried out an experiment to study the effect of air movement on rate of transpiration of plants. Diagram 1 shows the...

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  • Form 4 Biology Note

    Biology Form 4 Notes (2003-2004)2005 Jordan Mifsud (4.8) 5.8 TOPIC 1: NUTRITION The 7 Basic Food Substances All the food we eat is made up of the following 7 basic substances: 1. Carbohydrates 2. Fats 3. Proteins 4. Vitamins 5. Minerals 6. Fibre 7. Water Carbohydrates, fats, proteins...

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  • Biology Chapter 5

    CHAPTER 5: MORE DETAILED All living things contain four main classes of large molecules know as carbohydrates, lipids, proteins, and nucleic acids. Polymer: a long molecule consisting of many similar and identical building blocks linked by covalent bonds. Monomers: building blocks that form polymers...

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  • Biology Unit 5 Notes

    new tissues from stem cells, and growing a culture of the needed type of cell after speciailisation. (That is TOTALLY spelt wrong.) Oestrogen: 1. The DNA binding site on a Transcription Factor (the thing that stimulates transcription), can sometimes be inhibited 2. Oestrogen is lipid soluble...

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  • Biology Notes Chapter 42

    Chapter 42 Notes 42.1 How do animals reproduce without sex? Asexual reproduction produces offspring that are genetically identical to their parent and to one another. A disadvantage of asexual reproduction is that no genetic diversity is produced. Means of asexual reproduction include budding, regeneration...

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  • BIOLOGY form 4 chapter 2

    Non organelle b) Non organelle Characteristics Functions 1. Plasma/cell membrane -made of_________ & phospholipids -________ permeable -it regulates the_______of substances_____and out of the cytoplasm 2. Cell wall (Plant cell) -made of _________. - _______ to all fluids -gives _____ to...

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  • Biology form 4 chapter 3

    substances move down their concentration gradient, hence no energy is required. Passive transports can happen through three different channels, namely 1. lipid bilayer 2. pore protein 3. carrier protein SIMPLE DIFFUSION What is diffusion? Diffusion is the movement of particles from a high density...

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  • Chapter 1: What Is Biology?

    NOTES FOR BIOLOGY 1001 SECTION 001 Fall 2012 DR. STEVEN POMARICO, INSTRUCTOR CHAPTER 1 AN INTRODUCTION TO LIFE ON EARTH What is Biology? --- The science of living organisms and life processes. O.K., so what is science? And If biology is the science of “life,” what exactly...

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  • Biology Chapter 1

    converted into fatty acids Eat fewer calories overall and exercise Exercise will employ the acetyl-coas into krebs >etc>atp for energy Chapter 9 -specif protein receptors—signal amplify,signal transduc,intracellular bind dna,signal to other cells -comm btw cells can occur by –direct contact...

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  • Biology (Chapter 1)

    Chapter 1 1.1 The study of Biology * Biology is the organised study of life and living things, and their interactions with one another and the natural environment. The importance of Biology * Biological research brought benefits to our lives and environment...

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  • Biology Chapter 1

    Chapter 1: Cellular Structure: The Cell Theory: - Cell is the basic unit of life and is the basic unit of structure and function in living organisms, as it is the building block of structures in living organisms and the functioning unit of life, (i.e. chemical reactions of life take place within cells)...

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