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Biological Diversity Unit

Outline for unit Exam

posted Oct 25, 2016, 9:14 AM by Marie Jahner

Unit Exam Over view

 

·        Heritable and non-heritable traits

·        Definition of species

·        Population, Community, Ecosystem

·        Niches

·        Continuous and Discrete variation

·        Male and female parts of the flower

·        Purebred (homozygous) and hybrid (heterozygous)

·        Symbiotic relationships

·        Sexual and Asexual reproduction (Advantages/Disadvantages)

·        DNA, Genes, Alleles, Chromosomes

·        Characteristics of genes in humans

·        Mitosis and Meiosis and the differences between them

·        Punnet Squares

·        Artificial selection

·        Natural selection

·        Biotechnology

·        Extinction

·        Forms of conservation

  • Genetic engineering
  • Resource partition
  • Difference between in-situ vs. ex-situ conservation
  • Definition of a species: are able to breed, share same chromo #, similar traits.
  • Male and Female parts of the flower

Computer Assignment

posted Oct 6, 2016, 11:28 AM by Marie Jahner

Please click on the titles of all the activities from the computer assignment to take you to the page.

Topic 1 notes

posted Oct 3, 2016, 12:22 PM by Marie Jahner


Topic two notes

posted Sep 18, 2012, 8:57 AM by Marie Jahner


Topic 3 notes

posted Sep 18, 2012, 8:55 AM by Marie Jahner


Final Project

posted Sep 18, 2012, 8:53 AM by Marie Jahner   [ updated Sep 17, 2015, 9:48 AM ]

Biodiversity Preservation Project
-Rough draft due Sept 28 2012 - please submit, via google doc

DNA and other info on Hertible Triats

posted Oct 11, 2011, 9:10 AM by Marie Jahner

Reason why we are lossing diversity

posted Oct 11, 2011, 9:08 AM by Marie Jahner

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