Chapter 1

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Chapter 1
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Science of Biology
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  1. What is the name of this class
    Biological Science
  2. What are the six kingdoms of Life?
    • Archaea
    • Bacteria
    • Protista
    • Fungi
    • Plantae
    • Animalia
  3. What is the difference between eukaryotic and prokaryotic cells?
    Prokaryotic cells contain a nuclues
  4. What does it mean that a cell is photosynthic?
    It can capture energy from the sun
  5. What is Metabolism?
    All living things use energy which is used to power other processes of breaking down and building up
  6. What is a gene?
    segments of DNA located on the chromosome
  7. Where else is DNA found?
  8. What is hierarchy?
    the organization of life based on complexity
  9. What are the cellular levels?
    • atoms
    • molecule
    • macromolecule
    • organelle
    • cell
  10. What are the Organismal Levels?
    • tissue
    • Organ
    • Organ System
    • Organism
  11. What are the population levels?
    • population
    • species
    • community
    • ecosystem
  12. What is the difference between Organelle and Cells?
    Cells are made up of organelles such as the nucleus
  13. What are emergent properties?
    properties that are not present at simplier levels
  14. What are the five biological themes?
    • Evolution
    • The flow of energy
    • Cooperation
    • structure Determines Functions
    • Homostasis