Chapter 1 The Study of Life
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Chapter Outline 1.1The Science of Biology 1.2Themes and Concepts of Biology Figure 1.1This NASA image is a composite of several satellite-based views of Earth. To make the whole-Earth image, NASA scientists combine observations of different parts of the planet. (credit: NASA/GSFC/NOAA/USGS) Viewed from space, Earth offers no clues about the diversity of life it harbors. The first forms of life on ...Categories
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In this section, you will explore the following questions: What are the characteristics shared by the natural sciences? What are the steps of the scientific method? Connection for AP® courses Biology ...
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By the end of this section, you will be able to: Identify and describe the properties of life Describe the levels of organization among living things Recognize and interpret a phylogenetic tree Conne ...
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abstract opening section of a scientific paper that summarizes the research and conclusions applied science form of science that aims to solve real-world problems atom smallest and most fundamental u ...
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1.1The Science of Biology Biology is the science that studies living organisms and their interactions with one another and their environments. Science attempts to describe and understand the nature o ...
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1. What is a suggested and testable explanation for an event called? discovery hypothesis scientific method theory 2. Which of the following sciences is not considered a natural science? Astronomy Bi ...
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12. Is mathematics a natural science? Explain your reasoning. No, it is not a natural science because it is not used in the study of the natural world. No, it is not a natural science. Mathematics fo ...
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18. Which of the following structures is conserved in all living organisms and points to a common origin? All living organisms have mitochondria that produce energy. All living organisms store geneti ...