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Course Dictionary 

Unit 1: Cell Structure & Organization

1.    Active Transport

2.    Archaea

3.    Bacteria

4.    Carbohydrate

5.    Cell

6.    Cell transport

7.    Clade

8.    Endosymbiosis

9.    Enzyme

10.  Eukaryote

11.   Function

12.  Fungi

13.  Homeostasis

14.  Lipid

15.  Macromolecule

16.  Nucleic Acid

17.   Organism

18.  Osmosis

19.  Passive Transport

20.  Protein

21.  Virus


Unit 2: Genetics

1.     Asexual Reproduction

2.    Binary Fission

3.    Biotechnology

4.    Chemicals

5.    Codominance

6.    Crossing Over

7.    Deletion

8.    Dihybrid Cross

9.    DNA

10.  Dominance

11.   Environmental Factors

12.  Genetically Modified Organisms (GMO)

13.  Incomplete dominance

14.  Insertion

15.  Meiosis

16.  Mitosis

17.   Monohybrid Cross

18.  Mutation

19.  Nondisjunction

20.  Non-lethal error

21.  Punnett Square

22.  Radiation

23.  Replication

24.  RNA

25.  Sexual Reproduction

26.  Substitution

27.  Transcription

28.  Translation

29.  Variations


Unit 2: Ecology

1.     Biodiversity

2.    Biogeochemical cycles

3.    Calvin cycle

4.    Carrying capacity

5.    Cellular respiration

6.    Drought

7.    Ecosystem

8.    Electron transport chain

9.    Energy

10.  Energy pyramid

11.   Food web

12.  Glycolysis

13.  Greenhouse gases

14.  Keystone species

15.  Kreb’s cycle

16.  Light reactions

17.   Limiting factors

18.  Matter

19.  Natural resources

20.  Non-native species

21.  pH

22.  Photosynthesis

23.  Population

24.  Stability


Unit 4: Evolution

1.     Evolution

2.    Species

3.    Speciation

4.    Comparative morphology

5.    Analogous structures

6.    Embryology

7.    Biochemistry

8.    Protein sequence

9.    Common descent/ancestry

10.  Genetic Drift

11.  Hardy-Weinburg principle

12.  Biological resistance

13.  Pesticide resistance

14.  Antibiotic resistance

15.  Influence vaccine

16.  Cladogram

17.   Phylogenetic tree