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1

t/f the cell theory says bacteria and other small organisms can arise spontaneoulsy

false

2

why are cells small

surface area to volume ratio

3

primary goal of the human genome project

map the location of genes in human chromosomes and determine the DNA sequence of each gene

4

a phospholipid molecule has a head and two tails, tails are found ...

interior surface of cell membrane

5

energy is required of what type of transport

active

6

when a cell is placed in a hypotonic solution

water enters the cell

7

when a cell is placed in a hypertonic solution

water exits the cell

8

passage of materials into and out of the cell is regulated by

cell membrane

9

energy contained in food in converted to free energy by the process of

cellular respiration

10

ashes left in a wood stove

have less energy, but more entropy, than the wood they came from

11

energy packed into ATP molecule is normally released when bonds between _____ are broken

phosphate groups

12

oxidation is best described as

removal of electrons from a molecule

13

energy is released during this process

decomposition

14

acetyl coA is produced from

carbon dioxide and pyruvate

15

what were darwins two big ideas

descent with modification, natural selection

16

what is the fuel of evolution

variation, selection and time

17

factors that affect the outcome if mutation

mutation rate, reproduction rate, population size