This is an opportunity for you to hone your science skills, in particluar, to give you practice designing and conducting an investigation in a topic of your choosing, generating data that you will analyze, and using this analysis to generate a scientifically-valid claim. The final project a poster board will be due near the end of January. What part of the microscope can be used to adjust the amount of light? Why do plants appear green? If you place a few drops of food coloring in a glass full of water, eventually all the water is colored. What are the three parts of the insect body plan? The tentacles of a cephalopod are used for what purpose? Where does a parasitic tapeworm live in the body? What is the manipulated variable in the experiment? You must adhere to the class schedule to determine ad report to me: 1. Describe how evolution would have acted on giraffes according to natural selection. For each of the pairs, circle the set that is most closely related a. Who proposed the Theory of Evolution by Natural Selection? Some animals are asymmetrical, what are the two types of symmetry found in other animals and provide a sketch: 11.
Section A: Scientific Processes and Introduction to Biology Ch 1 Topics: Microscope Use, Scientific Method, Metric System 1. In each of the situations pictured, indicate whether the cell will gain water, lose water, or stay the same. What affects the rate of photosynthesis? However, some research is forbidden and many other research topics are highly restricted. According to the cladogram, which two species are most closely related? Identify the following organisms mollusk, tapeworm, annelid, flatworm, cnidarian hydra , crustacean 22. When using the high power objective, which focus knob do you use?. What shape is a plant cell? How might a person contract a tapeworm? What is the responding variable? In each case, the cell in the beaker is 10% salt. In plants, where does photosynthesis take place? After 6 weeks he counts the number of tomatoes are present on each plant.
You have a lot of options for the topic you choose to study and investigate. What you are researching I will determine if it's appropriate or not. When first focusing the microscope, which objective do you use? Which of those structures grinds the food? What metric system unit would be used to measure volume such as a can of coke? Check the box if it applies to the organism: Crustacean Spider Insect Has antennae Member of Phylum Arthropoda Has 3 body segments Has 2 body segments, one being a cephalothorax Has chelicerae 27. What is the intermediate host of the schistosoma worm? On the Crayfish, identify the Antenna Cheliped Cephalothorax Abdomen Walking Legs Swimmerets 23. Not all projects require it, but if you are dealing with human data, microorganisms, dangerous chemicals, or propulsion systems physical or chemical. Understand how a controlled experiment is conducted. Section F: Invertebrates Topics Covered: Roundworms, Flatworms, Mollusks, Annelids, Arthropods 1.
Identify the process pictured as either mitosis, osmosis, or endocytosis Bio 1A: Also identify the phases of mitosis 9. On the animal below, label the dorsal, ventral, posterior and anterior sides. Both plants are given the same amount of light and water. What is the difference between a common name and a scientific name? How many legs does an insect have? To tomato plant A he adds miracle grow; and to tomato plant B he does not add miracle grow. Of all the phyla, which contains the largest number of species? Sufficient progress towards your goal.
What Phylum includes all the segmented worms, like a leech or earthworm? What are the reactants and products of Photosynthesis? Place them in the correct order. What structure distinguishes a eukaryote from a prokaryote? If oxygen is not present in glycolysis, what is the name of the different pathway it takes? Which of the following forms is the medusa? Glycolysis take place where in the cell and under what circumstances? What does the scientific name tell you about the organism? Which is the control group? Who you can work with someone from any of Mr. What was the stiff shell-like structure you removed from the squid during the dissection? Know the taxonomic categories used to describe how organisms are classified. Where in the cell does glycolysis take place? Know the function of each of the cell organelles listed: a. Your data must be collected by the end of Winter Break. The digestive tract of an earthworm includes the following structures. I will not approve investigations that are too simple you can just google the data or it's below reasonable expectations or too restricted like testing to see if you can cause your dog's tail to grow back.
What part of the cell is described as selectively permeable? What group of animals is characterized by an exoskeleton? What metric system unit would be used to measure the length of a room? Sample: A scientist wants to know if Miracle Grow will increase the number of tomatoes on his tomato plants. What are the three objectives found on the microscopes you used in class? On the picture of the squid, identify the: Eyes Tentacle Arm Fin Mouth 26. . . . . .
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