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Biology chapter 1 review

question scientific methodology is closely linked to ___ and ___ answer exploration and discovery question scientists share their findings with the scientific community by answer publishing articles that undergo peer review question publishing peer-reviewed articles scientific journals allows scientist to answer test and evaluate each others work, and share ideas question scientists strive to be […]

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College Biology Unit 4 (Chapter 19)

question The geologic timescale is divided into several eras or epochs of time. What are the major events that separate those eras? • dominant animal forms • major lunar events • major extinction events • major solar events answer major extinction events question Which important organic compounds did Harold Urey and Stanley Miller synthesize in […]

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Assessments Ch 23 – Neurologic System

question agnosia answer loss of ability to recognize importance of sensory impressions question agraphia answer loss of ability to express thoughts in writing question amensia answer loss of memory question analogesia answer loss of pain sensation question aphasia answer loss of power of expression by speech, writing, or signs, or loss of comprehension of spoken […]

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Chapter 15 – Respiratory Emergencies

question What is dyspnea? answer Shortness of breath question The most common form of COPD is ________. – Asthma – Bronchitis – Emphysema – Pneumonia answer The most common form of COPD is ________. – Asthma – Bronchitis *- Emphysema* – Pneumonia question A ________ is a collection of fluid between the lung and chest […]

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PD: Chapter 22: Neurologic System(to slide 26)

question Internal environment of the body answer The autonomic nervous system coordinates which of the following? question orchestrate the stress response. answer The major function of the sympathetic nervous system is to: question digestion answer The parasympathetic nervous system maintains the day-to-day function of: question shock absorber. answer Cerebrospinal fluid serves as a: question frontal […]

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Ch 15 Biology

question Which of these events occurred earliest in the history of Earth? answer Formation of Oxygen question Which of these events occurred most recently in the history of Earth? answer First Humans question Which of these events occurred during the Paleozoic? answer Colonization of land by plants question Which of the following options lists major […]

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Biology 1407 Ch 26 Vocab

question analogy answer -think analogous -critical in reconstructing phylogenies -no common ancestry question binomial answer -Linnaeus instituted a two-part format for Latin scientific names -italicized -consists of the genus name and the specific epithet question clade answer -includes an ancestral species and all of its descendants question cladistics answer -approach to systematics -common ancestry is […]

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General Biology – Campbell Ch 11

question Evidence that cell signaling evolved early in the history of life comes from _____. answer the similarity of the mechanisms in organisms that have a very distant common ancestor question When a platelet contacts a damaged blood vessel, it is stimulated to release thromboxane A2. Thromboxane A2 in turn stimulates vascular spasm and attracts […]

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Biology 115 – Chapter 3

question Why type of junctions must there be between cells to form a barrier? – adhesion junctions – gap junctions – tight junctions – channel junctions – free junctions answer tight junctions question A malfunction with the microtubules would interfere with mitosis and meiosis. True or False? answer True question A short chain of sugar […]

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biology unit 1

question living things are made up of basic units called _________ answer cells question living things are based on a universal genetic _________ answer code question living things grow, develop, and __________ answer reproduce question living things respond to their ______ as they mature answer environment question living things maintain a stable internal _________ answer […]

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Chapter 19 – Endocrine and Hematologic Emergencies

question Insulin shock will MOST likely develop if a patient: A. takes too much of his or her prescribed insulin. B. markedly overeats and misses an insulin dose. C. eats a regular meal followed by mild exertion. D. misses one or two prescribed insulin injections. answer A. takes too much of his or her prescribed […]

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saunders immune system meds

question Nevirapine answer Viramune) is a nonnucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitor that is used to treat HIV infection. It is used in combination with other antiretroviral medications to treat HIV. Adverse effects include rash, Stevens-Johnson syndrome, hepatitis, and increased transaminase levels. question zidovudine answer Retrovir) AZT, ZDV to treat AIDS by blocking the growth of AIDS […]

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Biology chapter 4 Persuasive Essay

question if bacteria divide at the rate they do, why dont they take over the worl answer beacuse of the limiting factors- water, food, nutrients, and space question whats is a population answer a group of organsims all the same species that interbreed and live in the same place at the same time question what […]

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biology 5.10 mid unit test

question Which level of the biosphere includes both living and nonliving factors? answer ecosystem question You are an ecologist studying a newly discovered animal. You find that it reproduces quickly and has many offspring each time it reproduces. What type of organism is? answer an r-strategist question Which graph is an exponential growth model? answer […]

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Biology Final-Unit 2

question What is the ultimate source of genetic variation? answer mutations question What is a mutation? answer any change in the nucleotide sequence of DNA question Why are mutations important? answer 1. basic requirement for evolution-source of new ales 2. drug/antibiotic/pesticide resistance 3. involvement in cancer, aging, etc question Mutations can change what in a […]

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Module 8 Pathophysiology

question A 25-year-old male presents with chronic bronchitis of 5 months’ duration. When obtaining the patient’s history, which of the following findings is most likely to cause this condition? answer Cigarette smoke question An 80-year-old male presents to his primary care provider reporting difficulty breathing. Pulmonary function tests reveal that he has increased residual volume. […]

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Gender & Society

question What are the political implications of biological essentialism. answer They are generally politically conservative because these arguments tend to postulate that the statue quo of the unchangeable statue of nature. question What evidence is there for the claim that women’s evolutionary \”strategy\” might be promiscuity answer Women are the only primate females who are […]

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Biology Characteristics of Life Study Doc 1-3

question DNA answer Is the genetic molecule common in all living things question Homeostasis answer The internal process of (blank) enables living things to survive changing conditions. question Stimulus answer Living things are capable of responding to different types of (blank) question Evolutionary answer Living things have a long history of (blank) change. question Sexual […]

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Chapter 11: Drug Use and Abuse

question Green, black, and oolong tea are all prepared from leaves of answer Camellia sinensis question Caffeine dependence is not in the DSM-V because the evidence indicates that there is no withdrawal syndrome answer False question _____ Is prescribed to asthma sufferers because it relaxes bronchial passages answer Theophylline question The largest exporters of coffee […]

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Biology 1002

question Taxonomy answer Branch of Biology that is concerned with naming classifying organisms question Carolus Linnaeus answer Modern taxonomy. Introduced the two part scientific name (Scientific bi nomenclature) question Two Part scientific name answer Genus species question Genus answer a group that includes a number of very closely related species question Species answer a genus […]

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Biology Final: Chapter 15

question What name is given to the most common phenotype in a natural population? wild type mutant phenotype locus genotype autosome answer wild type question What can we observe in order to visualize Mendel’s Law of Segregation? homologous chromosomes separating during meiosis II the behavior of sex-linked genes homologous chromosomes separating during meiosis I sister […]

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