Biology Vocabgreek And Latin Root Words

Name examples of monosaccharides – glucose, fructose, galactose, deoxyribose, ribose
Organ Systems – A group of organs that work together in performing vital body functions.
Hepatitis – A, B, and C. Affects the liver. Can b caused byrecreational drugs and prescription medication
Given that a pea plant is heterozygous in both color of the pea produced ( Y for yellow and y for green) and the height of the plant (T for tall and t for short). What is the genotype for a short, yellow pea? – YYtt, Yytt, 3 out or 16 or 18.75%
Strains – Organisms from the same species that have markedly different traits
species – group of organisms that can interbreed and produce fertile offspring
Enlargment of the spleen
chondrocytes – Cells that secrete cartilage.
Biosphere – Includes land, environments such as deserts, grasslands, and different types pf forests
Which term describes an organism that contains genes from more than one species? – transgenic
the difference between a control group and an experimental group is the – independent variable
(T/F) Science can be used only to explain phenomena, not to describe them. – false.
Angina – A condition caused by the narrowing of coronary ateries, which means that teh heart does not recieve enough oxygen and so has to respire anaerobically. This is thought to trigger pain.
Enlаrgment оf the spleen
Biochemical pathway – a series of chemical reactions im which the product of one reaction is consumed in the next reaction
Selectively permeable – An object that allows certain thing to pass through while others are not allowed to pass
Electron Microscope – A beam of electrons produces an enlarged image of a specimen.
Chloroplasts – A structure in the cells of plants and some other organisms that captures energy from sunlight to perform photosynthesis.

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