human biology

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human biology
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  1. An organized unit that can  itself, using energy. necessary raw materials, and DNA instructions
    cell
  2. A state of overall internal chemical and physical stability
    that is required for survival of cells and the body as a whole.
    homeostasis
  3. A distinct group of mammals that includes humans apes and
    their close relatives.
    Primates 
  4. An animal that has a backbone.
    Vertebrates 
  5. All parts of the Earths water, crust, and atmosphere in which organisms live.
    Biosphere
  6. In an experiments a group to which one or more experimental groups can be compared.
    Control group
  7. A test carried out under controlled conditions that the researcher can manipulate.
    Experiment
  8. A proposed explaination for an observation or how a natural process works.
    Hypothesis
  9. Distortion of experimental results often because the sample size is too small.
    Sampling error
  10. Any systemic way of obtaining information about the natural world
    scientific method
  11. A factor that can change over time or under different circumstances
    varible
  12. Using systematic, objective strategies to judge the quality of information, evidence- based thinking.
    critical thinking
  13. verifiable information not opinion or speculation
    fact
  14. A subjective jubment
    opinion
  15. A thoroughly tested explanation of a broad range of natural events and observation
    Scientific theory

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