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Prokaryotic cells

You need to be able to draw, label and annotate a diagram of E.Coli (a prokaryote). In addition you should be able to recognize these structures on an electron micrograph like the one pictured. Finally you need to know how prokaryotic cells … Continue reading

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Surface area to volume ratio

This is a fundamental concept in Biology.  Make sure you know the difference between surface area, volume, and surface area to volume ratio.  To help consolidate your understanding of the ideas we’ll be conducting a lab.  Here is the instruction … Continue reading

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Mitosis

Here are  some of the questions we’ll be answering in this section: What is the cell cycle? What happens in each of the four stages of mitosis? What does mitosis have to do with cancer? Again, we’ll use this presentation … Continue reading

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Cell theory

These are the syllabus statements for this section of the syllabus.  Use this presentation, your textbooks, or any other resources you find helpful to tackle these problems.  We will divide and conquer – a bit like cells specializing in one … Continue reading

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