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Biology

Biology: 1. Living Things Please remember to photocopy 4 pages onto one sheet by going A3→A4 and using back to back on the photocopier Syllabus OB38 Understand how to use a simple key to identify plants and animals, including vertebrates and invertebrates OB39 Investigate the variety of living things by direct observation of animals and plants in their environment; classify living organisms as plants or animals, and animals as vertebrates or invertebrates OB40 Identify the basic life...

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Biology

Themes of Biology 1. Cell is the basic unit of structure and function 2. The continuity of life depends on the inheritance of biological information in the form of DNA molecules 3. The living world has a hierarchical organization 4. Feedback mechanisms regulate biological systems 5. Organisms are open systems that exchange materials and energy with their surroundings 6. All organisms must perform work which requires energy 7. Unity and Diversity 8. Evolution, the core theme of Biology, explains...

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retention of the cell wall (6). References (1)  "Temperature Regulation in Animals - Regulation of Biological Systems." Temperature Regulation in Animals. Biology Online, n.d. Web. 15 Apr. 2013. (2) Saladin, Kenneth S. "Biology Reference." Homeostasis. Biology Reference, n.d. Web. 15 Apr. 2013. (3) Pospíšilová, Jana. "Institute of Experimental Botany AS CR We Are Discovering the Plant World." Institute of Experimental Botany AS CR. Institute of Experimental...

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Biology notes

assist students wishing to excel on the SAT and in college courses. According to the College Board’s website, AP Biology courses are designed to be the equivalent of a college introductory course, usually taken during a biology major’s first year of college. Students who choose to take AP Biology may be allowed to skip over introductory biology courses and enroll in courses in which biology is a prerequisite. Because universities grant college credit for this course, they require that the textbooks...

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The Science of Biology

Page # 3 Thursday 09/05/13 1.1 Notes on Biology The Science of Biology -Biology is the study of living things *Cannot live in isolation -Biologists study the diversity of life *Interactions within environments *Problems and Solutions *Biologists ask “Why?” and perform a scientific experimentation. -Characteristics of living things *Have an orderly cell structure *Produce offspring *Grow and Develop *Adapt to changes in environment. -Living...

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Fundamentals of Biology

Associate Level Material Appendix B Fundamentals of Biology Worksheet You are beginning a journey in the world of biology. Completing this worksheet will prepare you with the background knowledge necessary for understanding this world! What Are the Major Theories of Biology? The major theories of biology have been tested over years and provide information helping you to understand the science of biology. For each theory, list the name of the person or persons known for scientifically...

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History of Biology

The term biology is derived from the Greek word βίος, bios, "life" and the suffix -λογία, -logia, "study of."[4] The Latin form of the term first appeared in 1736 when Linnaeus (Carl von Linné) used biologi in his Bibliotheca botanica. It was used again in 1766 in a work entitled Philosophiae naturalis sive physicae: tomus III, continens geologian, biologian, phytologian generalis, by Michael Christoph Hanov, a disciple of Christian Wolff. The first German use, Biologie, was used in a 1771 translation...

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Biology synoptic

A2 BIOLOGY ESSAYS – The Synoptic Essay The essay titles will be very general and students are expected to draw on relevant information from the complete specification to illustrate their understanding of general principles. They may wish to include detailed knowledge of topics from any of the AS and A2 units. They may also gain credit for including material which stems from wider reading and reflects greater depth of knowledge. The choice of material to include lies entirely with the student...

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AP Biology Study Guide Chapter 11 1. Categorize chemical signals in terms of the proximity of the communicating cells. Local signaling – a. Paracrine signaling – a secreting cell acts on nearby target cells by discharging molecules of a local regulator (a growth factor, for example) into the extracellular fluid. b. Synaptic signaling – a nerve cell releases neurotransmitter molecules into a synapse, stimulating the target cell. Long distance signaling- c. Hormonal signaling – specialized...

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Biology Snab Coursework

such as what actions should be taken to reduce global warming or the degree to which humans are affecting global warming, can sometimes depend on who is reaching the conclusions.Context approach – Salters-Nuffield Advanced Biology Project Edexcel GCE in Biology © Edexcel Limited 2010 Section C The Natural Environment and Species Survival Unit 4 15 Describe the effects of global warming (rising temperature, changing rainfall patterns and changes in seasonal cycles) on plants and animals...

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