Month: November 2015

APES QOD December 1

A sustainable society would emphasize A) maintaining the current rates of energy flow and resource use B) converting the world’s high-quality energy resources to low-quality heat C) recycling both matter and high-quality energy D) using energy efficiently and reusing and

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First Five December 1/2

When is DNA replicated? What enzymes are involved? Label 1 through 4.

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First Five November 30

Name three things you remember about DNA. Why is this cartoon funny?

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APES QOD November 30

The image above best describes a a. cityscape   b. pollution entrapment   c. heat island d. skyline profile   e. temperature inversion

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APES QOD November 19

Which of these is a predicted outcome as the baby boomer generation reaches age 65? The retirement of baby boomers will lead to a shortage of workers Retiring baby boomers will vote to increase taxes to pay for Social Security

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First Five November 19/20

How does the structure of DNA help it make copies of itself What is the building block of DNA? Can you draw and label the three parts?

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First Five November 17/18

The diagram below represents early embryonic development.  Which process is represented by the arrows? What process would eventually occur to develop into an adult organism? What is a major difference in the separation of daughter cells during cytokinesis in the cell cycle  between plant

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APES QOD November 17

Q: Compared with people in developing countries, people in industrialized countries are more likely to eat: a.  Beans     b. Beef    c. Corn    d. Rice    e. Wheat

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APES QOD November 16

A country currently has a population of 100 million and an annual growth rate of 3.5 percent. If the growth rate remains constant, what will be the population of this country in 40 years? (a) 150 million (b) 200 million

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First Five November 16

One human body cell containing 46 chromosomes undergoes mitosis.  How many chromosomes would each resulting daughter cell have? How many daughter cells are made? Is this process asexual or sexual reproduction? 2. Sunscreen can prevent skin cancers like melanoma.  Why does

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