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Study Guide for science 9/ biology10
What is Bias?
Where the scientists expectations change how you yourself view the reluts.
Define the term "Scientific Law":
Where something happens in nature that is true, however laws cannot explain why.
List the steps of the scientific method:
State the problem.
Test the expirement.
Analyze the data.
Was your hypothesis supported or not supported?
The word science come from the Latin ver SCIENTIA which means:
How is density determined?
Three major categories of science:
Three common types of graphs:
The amount of space occupied by an object is called its:
Who discovered that microorganisms cause infections and diseases?
Describe the events of the Chernobyl Accident:
Radioactive fallout caused 400,000 people to evacuate.
The scope of biology cover the microscopic to the_______ scale.
Describe Vladimir Vernadsky's contribution to science:
Came up with biosphere.
Which level of life includes all other levels in this list: molecules, organisms, celld, biosphere, ecosystems? Explain:
Biosphere....It includes everything
What are genes? How are they related to DNA?
Units inherited info...DNA is responsible for the inheritance.
_____ are the basic units of structure and function for life.
What are the three domains of life?
The domains___________ and__________ are unicellular and prokaryotic.
Archaea and Bacteria
The domain_________ includes organisms that are eukaryotic and multicellular. Humans are included in the domain_________?
Prokaryotic cells lack a _______?
What are four symptoms of the ebola virus?
Fever...Muscle pain...Internal/external bleeding...Death