BIO207LAB

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Intro College Level Biology Vocabulary
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  1. What is the dicscipline of organizing living things into a framework?
    SYSTEMATICS
  2. A population (or group of populations) of individuals capable of interbredding is called what?
    A SPECIES
  3. A subdivision of systematics that involves the actual process of naming and classifying individual species.
    TAXONOMY
  4. A subdivision of systematics that involves reconstructing evolutionary history and relationships.
    PHYLOGENETICS
  5. K
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    Linnaeus classification system: Kingdom, Phylum (or Division), Class, Order, Family, Genus, Species
  6. A group of (one or more) organisms
    TAXON
  7. Conains a generic name followed by a specific epithet.
    Binomial
  8. Different structures that exhibit internal similarities so striking they suggest a common evolutionary origin.
    HOMOLOGOUS STRUCTURES
  9. A structure becomes modified as a population adapts to a new environment. Example: Birds wing to human arm.
    DIVERGENT EVOLUTION
  10. Structures that appear similar, but after closer inspection, are actually much unrelated.
    ANALOGOUS STRUCTURE
  11. The process of adaptation that causes DIFFERENT structures to assume similar function.
    CONVERGENT EVOLUTION
  12. Section of a clidistic tree in which an ancestor and ALL of decendants are represented.
    A CLADE
  13. A model of phylogenetic descent expressed graphically as a tree rooted in an ancestral species.
    CLADISTICS
  14. A complex Arrangement of lenses that offers magnification and resolution
    Compound Microscope
  15. Slide is held on a _______ of the microscope
    Stage
  16. The viewer looks through the ______ of the microscope
    Ocular, or eyepiece
  17. Microscope with one eyepiece
    Monocular
  18. Two eyepice microscope
    Binocular
  19. Special binocular microscope with large working space beneath objective
    Dissecting Microscope
  20. Photograph taken my microscope
    Micrograph
  21. The lenses are ________ so they stay focused switching from lenses.
    Parfocal
  22. Amount of light let in is controlled by the _________.
    Diaphragm
  23. Membrane bound parts within a cell
    Organelle
  24. Eukaryotic Plant cells contain additional: ______ & ______
    Cell walls and chloroplasts

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