• Unit 8 Vocab

    • 1. DNA (deoxyribonucleic acid)
    • 2. nucleotide
    • 3. mutagen
    • 4. mutation
    • 5. DNA base pairing
    • 6. RNA (ribonucleic acid)
    • 7. transcription
    • 8. translation
    • 9. codon
    • 10. anticodon
    • 11. DNA is the universal code. (explain)
    • 12. DNA/RNA base pairing
    • 13. biotechnology
    • 14. recombinant DNA
    • 15. DNA cloning
    • 16. human genome project
    • 17. gel electrophoresis
    • 18. DNA fingerprinting
    • 19. gene therapy
    • 20. genetic engineering

    Unit 7 Vocab

    • 1. somatic cells
    • 2. gametes
    • 3. homologous chromosomes
    • 4. diploid
    • 5. haploid
    • 6. meiosis
    • 7. independent assortment
    • 8. sexual reproduction 
    • 9. genotype
    • 10. phenotype
    • 11. dominant
    • 12. recessive
    • 13. heredity
    • 14. homozygous
    • 15. heterozygous
    • 16. carrier
    • 17. pedigree
    • 18. crossing over
    • 19. P generation
    • 20. F1 generation

    Unit 6 Vocab

    • 1. reproductive system
    • 2. male reproductive structures (list)
    • 3. female reproductive structures (list)
    • 4. zygote
    • 5. blastocyst
    • 6. amniotic sac
    • 7. amniotic fluid
    • 8. placenta
    • 9. umbilical cord
    • 10. cleavage (cellular division) 
    • 11. neurulation
    • 12. ovulation
    • 13. implantation
    • 14. morula
    • 15. gastrulation
    • 16. fertilization
    • 17. embryo
    • 18. estrogen 
    • 19. testosterone
    • 20. hormone 

     

    Unit 5 Vocab

    • 1. ATP
    • 2. photosynthesis
    • 3. photosynthesis formula
    • 4. cellular respiration
    • 5. cellular respiration formula
    • 6. aerobic
    • 7. anaerobic
    • 8. dermal tissue
    • 9. ground tissue
    • 10. meristematic tissue
    • 11. phloem
    • 12. root hairs
    • 13. seed
    • 14. pistil
    • 15. petals
    • 16. egg
    • 17. filament
    • 18. transpiration
    • 19. xylem
    • 20. sperm

     

    Unit 4 Vocab

    • 1. prokaryotic cell
    • 2. eukaryotic cell
    • 3. organelle
    • 4. fluid mosaic model
    • 5. osmosis
    • 6. passive transport
    • 7. active transport
    • 8. hypotonic transport
    • 9. hypertonic transport
    • 10. isotonic transport
    • 11. mitosis
    • 12. binary fission
    • 13. mutation
    • 14. cancer
    • 15. cancer
    • 16. vaccine
    • 17. pathogens
    • 18. active immunity
    • 19. passive immunity
    • 20. communicable disease 

     

    Unit 3 Vocab

    • 1. covalent bond
    • 2. hydrogen bond
    • 3. valence electrons
    • 4. cohesion
    • 5. adhesion
    • 6. pH
    • 7. polar molecule
    • 8. solvent
    • 9. high specific heat
    • 10. expansion upon freezing
    • 11. amino acid
    • 12. monosaccharide
    • 13. polysaccharide
    • 14. glycerol
    • 15. fatty acid
    • 16. nucleotide
    • 17. polypeptide
    • 18. catalyst
    • 19. activation energy
    • 20. denature (enzymes)

     

    Unit 2 Vocab

    • 1. autotroph
    • 2. heterotroph
    • 3. producer
    • 4. consumer
    • 5. detrivore
    • 6. trophic level
    • 7. primary succession
    • 8. secondary succession
    • 9. climax community
    • 10. carrying capacity
    • 11. limiting factors 
    • 12. immigration
    • 13. emigration
    • 14. phytoplankton
    • 15. zooplankton
    • 16. salinity
    • 17. estuary
    • 18. biodiversity
    • 19. invasive species
    • 20. greenhouse gases

     

    Unit 1 Vocab 

    • 1. homeostasis 
    • 2. hypothesis
    • 3. theory 
    • 4. law 
    • 5. evidence
    • 6. data
    • 7. inference
    • 8. bias
    • 9. independent variable
    • 10. dependent variable
    • 11. control group
    • 12. constants
    • 13. qualitative data
    • 14. quantitative data
    • 15. scientific journal
    • 16. peer review
    • 17. scanning electron microscope (SEM)
    • 18. transmission electron microscope (TEM) 
    • 19. compound light microscope
    • 20. science