Selection (natural, artificial, inadvertent/accidental)
The Free-Rider Problem
Optional: Fitness, Gene Flow, Genetic Drift
Chromosomes (Autosomes, Sex Chromosomes)
Genes, Gene Expression
DNA Polymerase Continue reading
Here are the concepts related to cells & membranes that we’ll be considering in the Cell Biology portion of our course.
Mitochondria Continue reading
Here are the terms you should be familiar with for this part of the course. Please note them as you tackle the reading and also keep track of the ones you’d like clarification on.
Dehydration Synthesis Continue reading
Here are the terms you should be familiar with for this part of the Chemistry part of our course.
Outer Shell Electrons
Octet Rule Continue reading
As you read chapter 1 in
Biology, pay close attention to these terms. If some of these terms don’t show up in your textbook, consult other sources like the slides from previous semesters or Wikipedia, or suggest we talk about them during class discussion.
Hypothesis Continue reading