5 Steps to a 5 AP Biology Flashcards

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McGraw Hill Professional, Feb 3, 2011 - Study Aids - 624 pages
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These skill-building flashcards of 600 essential AP terms make it easy to remember what you need to know on exam day

5 Steps to a 5: AP Biology Flashcards features 600 key terms that expert author Mark Anestis has selected as ones that frequently appear on AP Biology exams. This extra tool increases your knowledge and helps you achieve up to a maximum 5 score. You now have an additional way to master the key terms that are the basis of AP Biology success, delivered in a format that is convenient for your lifestyle.

Topics include: Chemistry • Cells • Respiration • Photosynthesis • Cell Division • Heredity • Molecular Genetics • Evolution • Taxonomy & Classification • Plants • Human Physiology • Human Reproduction • Behavioral Ecology & Ethology • Ecology in Further Detail • Laboratory Review

 

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Contents

Three Groups of Protists
Animallike Protists
Funguslike Protists
Plantlike Protists
Phylogenetic Representation of Plants Evolution
Chlorophytes
Bryophytes
Two Evolutionary Adaptations of Bryophytes

Saturated Fat
Unsaturated Fat
Steroid
Phospholipid
Monosaccharide
Disaccharide
Polysaccharide
Primary Structure of a Protein
Secondary Structure of a Protein
Tertiary Structure of a Protein
Quaternary Structure of a Protein
Enzyme
pH Number Scale
Hydrolysis Reaction
Dehydration Synthesis Reaction
Endergonic Reaction
Exergonic Reaction
Redox Reaction
Prokaryote
Eukaryote
Plasma Membrane
Cell Wall
Ribosome
Smooth Endoplasmic Reticulum
Rough Endoplasmic Reticulum
Golgi Apparatus
Mitochondria
Lysosome
Storage Diseases
Nucleus
Vacuole
Peroxisome
Chloroplast
Cytoskeleton
Microtubules
Microfilaments
Flagella
Intermediate Filaments
Integral Proteins
Peripheral Proteins
Diffusion
Osmosis
Facilitated Diffusion
Active Transport
Endocytosis
Exocytosis
Aerobic Respiration
Anaerobic Respiration
Glycolysis
Krebs Cycle
Oxidative Phosphorylation
Chemiosmosis
ATP Synthase
Electron Transport Chain
Fermentation
Lactic Acid Fermentation
Alcohol Fermentation
Simplified Equation of Photosynthesis
Photosynthesis
Regions of a Chloroplast
Stroma
Thylakoid Membrane System
Autotroph
Grana
Bundle Sheath Cells
Csup4 Plant
Heterotroph
Mesophyll Tissue
Mesophyll Cells
Photolysis
Photophosphorylation
Photorespiration
Photosystem
Pigment
Rubisco
Transpiration
Stages of Photosynthesis
Inputs of the LightDependent Reactions
Outputs of the LightDependent Reactions
Inputs of the LightIndependent Reactions
Outputs of the LightIndependent Reactions
Chlorophyll a
Chlorophyll b
Chlorophyll
Photosystem I
Photosystem II
LightDependent Reactions
NonCyclic Light Reaction
Cyclic Light Reaction
Cyclic Light Reaction Existence
Ferredoxin
RuBP
Carbon Fixation
Calvin Cycle LightIndependent Reactions
Stomata
CAM Plants
Crassulacean Acid Metabolism
Csup4 Photosynthesis
Prokaryotic Cell Division
Cell Cycle
Interphase
Four Stages of Mitosis
Cytokinesis
Prophase of Mitosis
Metaphase of Mitosis
Anaphase of Mitosis
Telophase of Mitosis
Cell Plate
Cleavage Furrow
Mitotic Spindle
Cell Control over Cell Division
Checkpoints
DensityDependent Inhibition
Growth Factors
Cyclin
Protein Kinase
CyclinDependent Kinase CDK
MitosisPromoting Factor MPF
Haploid
Diploid
Homologous Chromosomes
Meiosis I
Meiosis II
Gametes
Prophase I of Meiosis I
Metaphase I of Meiosis I
Anaphase I of Meiosis I
Telophase I of Meiosis I
Cytokinesis of Meiosis I
Prophase II of Meiosis II
Metaphase II of Meiosis II
Anaphase II of Meiosis II
Telophase II of Meiosis II
Cytokinesis of Meiosis II
Spermatogenesis
Polar Body
Meiosis I in Oogenesis
Meiosis II in Oogenesis
Crossing Over
Life Cycle
Alternation of Generations
Plant Life Cycle
Human Life Cycle
Fungus Life Cycle
Chromatin
Mendels Three Laws
Allele
Genotype
Heterozygous
Homozygous
Karyotype
Nondisjunction
Phenotype
Blending Hypothesis
Monohybrid Cross
Dihybrid Cross
Law of Segregation
Law of Independent Assortment
Law of Dominance
Intermediate Inheritance
Incomplete Dominance
Hypercholesterolemia
Codominance
Polygenic Traits
Possible Genotypes for Human Blood Type
Universal Donor Blood Type
Universal Acceptor Blood Type
Epistasis
Pleiotropy
Autosomal Chromosome
Duchennes Muscular Dystrophy
Hemophilia
Xinactivation
Holandric Traits
Linked Genes
Linkage Map
Pedigree
TaySachs Disease
Cystic Fibrosis
SickleCell Anemia
Phenylketonuria
Huntingtons Disease
Lethal Dominant Alleles
Lethal Recessive Alleles
Aneuploidy
Down Syndrome
Patau Syndrome
Edwards Syndrome
Klinefelter Syndrome
Turners Syndrome
Deletion
Criduchat Syndrome
Chromosomal Translocations
Chronic Myelogenous Leukemia
Chromosome Inversion
Chromosome Duplication
Nitrogenous Bases
Purine
Pyrimidine
DNA Deoxyribonucleic Acid
RNA Ribonucleic Acid
SemiConservative DNA Replication
Helicase
Primer Sites
DNA Polymerase
Okazaki Fragments
Mismatch Repair
Excision Repair
Frameshift Mutation
Missense Mutation
Nonsense Mutation
Stop Codons
Thymine Timers
Steps of Transcription
Transcription
Promoter Region
Transcription Factors
Elongation in Transcription
Termination Site
Introns
Exons
rRNA
Start Codon
Genetic Code
Operator
Operon
Repressor
Enhancer
Inducer
Lac Operon
Lac Operon Functionality
DNA Methylation
Virus
Virus Classification Factors
Viral Envelope
Host Range
Retrovirus
Lytic Cycle
Lysogenic Cycle
Prion
Transformation
Transduction
Conjugation
Restriction Enzymes
Vector
Gel Electrophoresis
Polymerase Chain Reaction
Genetic Drift
Bottleneck
Gene Flow
Four Modes of Evolution
Conditions of Natural Selection
Variation
Heritability
Adaptation
Directional Selection
Stabilizing Selection
Disruptive Selection
Sexual Selection
Artificial Selection
Four Basic Patterns of Evolution
Coevolution
Convergent Evolution
Convergent Characters
Divergent Evolution
Parallel Evolution
Sources of Variation in Population
Mutation
Balanced Polymorphism
Species
Speciation
Allopatric Speciation
Sympatric Speciation
Heterozygote Advantage
Adaptive Radiation
HardyWeinberg Conditions
HardyWeinberg Equations
Homologous Characters
Vestigial Characters
Gradualism
Punctuated Equilibrium
Taxonomy
Seven Common Categories of Classification
Five Kingdoms
Kingdom Monera
Nutritional Class of Kingdom Monera
Photoautotrophs
Chemoautotrophs
Obligate Aerobes
Obligate Anaerobes
Facultative Anaerobes
Archaebacteria
Endosymbiotic Theory
Tracheophytes
Homosporous Plants
Heterosporous Plants
Gymnosperm
Tracheid Cells
Angiosperm
Monocot
Dicot
Vessel Elements
FungusRelated Organisms
Choanoflagellate
Roots
Shoots
Three Plant Tissue Systems
Ground Tissue in Plants
Collenchyma Cells
Parenchyma Cells
Schlerenchyma Cells
Xylem
Phloem
Dermal Tissue
Guard Cells
Taproot System
Fibrous Roots
Four Regions of Root Growth in Plants
Root Cap
Zone of Cell Division
Zone of Elongation
Zone of Maturation
Palisade Mesophyll
Spongy Mesophyll
Vascular Cambium
Cork Cambium
Five Main Plant Hormones
Abscisic Acid
Auxin
Cytokinins
Ethylene
Gibberellins
Tropism
Gravitropism
Phototropism
Thigmotropism
Arteries
Veins
Pulmonary Artery
Pulmonary Vein
Bloodflow
Blood Plasma
Platelets
Lymphatic System
Hypertension
Arteriosclerosis
Embolism
Respiratory Pathway
Trachea
Alveoli
Cilia
Mechanical Digestion
Salivary Amylase
Bolus
Esophagus
Peristalsis
Esophageal Sphincter
pH Range of the Stomach
Pepsin
Creation of Pepsin
Pyloric Sphincter
Small Intestine Walls
Brush Border
Pancreatic Enzymes
Pancreatic Lipase
Bile
Bile Salts
Pancreatic Amylase
Trypsin
Chymotrypsin
Exopeptidases
Three Main Parts of the Large Intestine Colon
Two Main Functions of the Colon
Renal Vein
Renal Artery
Cortex
Medulla
Nephrons
Regions of a Nephron
Glomerular Capillaries
Bowmans Capsule
Proximal Tubule
Descending Loop of Henle
Ascending Loop of Henle
Distal Tubule
Collecting Duct
Urinary Output During Dehydration
Urinary Output During Excessive Hydration
Urinary Process Hormones
ADHAntidiuretic Hormone
Aldosterone
Thermoregulation
Four Major Thermoregulatory Processes
Conduction
Convection
Evaporation
Radiation
Endotherm
Ectotherm
Two Divisions of the Nervous System
CNS
PNS
Sensory Division of the PNS
Motor Division of the PNS
Autonomic Nervous System
Two Divisions of the Autonomic Nervous System
Sympathetic Nervous System
Parasympathetic Nervous System
Neuron
Neurotransmitter
Three Main Parts of a Nerve Cell
Cell Body of a Neuron
Dendrite
Axon
Synaptic Knob
Myelinated Neurons
Three Classes of Nerve Cells
Sensory Neurons
Interneurons
Motor Neurons
Cerebellum
Medulla Oblongata
Hypothalamus
Amygdala
Cerebrum
Four Lobes of the Brain
Frontal Lobe
Parietal Lobe
Occipital Lobe
Temporal Lobe
Three Types of Muscle
Skeletal Muscle
Smooth Muscle
Cardiac Muscle
Two Fibers in Muscular Contraction
Hormones
Six Hormones of the Anterior Pituitary Gland
FSH
LH
TSH
STH
ACTH
Prolactin
Two Hormones of the Posterior Pituitary
ADH
Oxytocin
Three Hormones of the Adrenal Gland
Cortisol
Epinephrine
Two Hormones of the Pancreas
Insulin
Glucagon
Parathyroid Hormone
Three Main Sex Hormones
Progesterone
Estrogen
Testosterone
Two Thyroid Hormones
Calcitonin
Thyroxine
Negative Feedback
Positive Feedback
Nonspecific Immunity
Lysozyme
Phagocytes
Lymphocytes
B Cells
T Cells
Cytotoxic T Cells
Helper T Cells
Antigen
Plasma Cell
Humoral Immunity
CellMediated Immunity
Primary Sex Characteristics
Secondary Sex Characteristics
Seminiferous Tubules
Scrotum
Interstitial Cells
Epididymis
Endometrium
Prostate Gland
Vas Deferens
Seminal Vesicles
Oviduct
Ovary
Cervix
Uterus
Oogenesis
Primary Oocytes
Secondary Oocytes
Primary Spermatocytes
Secondary Spermatocytes
Spermatids
Embryology
Cleavage Divisions
Morula
Blastula
Trophoblast
Inner Cell Mass
Three Germ Layers of the Epiblast
Endoderm
Mesoderm
Ectoderm
Notochord
Neural Plate
Neural Groove
Neural Tube
Somite
Four Extraembryonic Structures Necessary to the Healthy Development of an Embryo
Yolk Sac
Chorion
Allantois
Amnion
Cytoplasmic Distribution
Induction
Hans Spemann
Homeotic Genes
Associative Learning
Fixed Action Pattern
Habituation
Imprinting
Insight Learning
Observational Learning
Operant Conditioning
Kinesis
Migration
Taxis
Agonistic Behavior
Altruistic Behavior
Reciprocal Altruism
Foraging
Coefficient of Relatedness
Dominance Hierarchy
Territoriality
Inclusive Fitness
Optimal Foraging
Chemical Communication
Visual Communication
Auditory Communication
Tactile Communication
Population
Community
Ecosystem
Biotic Components
Abiotic Components
Biosphere
Niche of an Organism
Population Density
Three Main Types of Dispersion Patterns
Biotic Potential
Carrying Capacity
Limiting Factors
DensityDependent Factors
DensityIndependent Factors
Exponential Population Growth
Logistic Population Growth
KSelected Populations
RSelected Populations
Survivorship Curves
Three Types of Survivorship Curves
Commensalism
Mutualism
Parasitism
Aposematic Coloration
Batesian Mimicry
Cryptic Coloration
Deceptive Markings
Mullerian Mimicry
Succession
Climax Community
Primary Succession
Pioneer Species
Secondary Succession
Biomes
Desert Biome
Savanna Biome
Taiga Biome
Temperate Deciduous Forest Biome
Temperate Grassland Biome
Tropical Forest Biome
Tundra Biome
Water Biome
Biogeochemical Cycles
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Mark Anestis is a private test preparation tutor and coauthor of McGraw-Hill’s SAT, McGraw-Hill’s 12 SAT Practice Tests with PSAT, and McGraw-Hill’s PSAT.

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