Life Science Midterm review • Part 1 – lessons 1 and 2 • Part 2 – lessons 3 and 4
Lesson 1 Review Characteristics of Life
Anything that an organism responds to is called a ____________
When I turn my lights on in the morning my fish swim to the top of the tank to be fed. What is the stimulus?
To determine whether euglenas can sense light or not, I shined a flashlight on them to watch them react. Shining a light on them would be called a ____
Every time I open a can of cat foot my cats come running. What is the stimulus?
Which of the following is a characteristic of all living things? A. All living things breathe oxygen B. All living things breathe carbon dioxide C. All living things reproduce D. All living things are fast.
Which of the following is a characteristic of all living things?A. All living things grow hairB. All living things respond to stimuliC. All living things have lungsD. All living things need Vitamin C
In which kingdom would the bacterial species Escherichia coli belong to?
streptococcus pneumioniaeis a species of bacteria. Which kingdom of life would they belong to?
Every organism is given a scientific name, which is a two-word name made up of the organism’s ______ and ____.A. Kingdom and Phylum B. Phylum and Class C. Class and Order D. Genus and Species.
A __________ is made from damaged virus particles and can be used to prevent viral diseases (not cure them!)
Which of the following best describes a virus? A. A single celled organism with eukaryotic cells B. A multicellular organism with eukaryotic cells C. A nonliving particle with a core of DNA D. A nonliving particle that is multicellular.
Lesson 2 Review Cellular Organization
All organisms are made up of ________.(these are bigger than atoms and molecules)
_________ are the basic units of structure and function for every living thing.
This is bunch of muscle cells working together. They form a muscle ________________
Your stomach is made up of three layers of different ____________
The stomach is an organ because its’ made of multiple layers of _____
The human brain is made of multiple types of tissue. This means that it is a _________
What is this organelle called? It is used by consumers to make ATP using Glucose.
The genetic information that is in all of your cells is called _________