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Cellular Respiration and Photosynthesis

Cellular respiration and photosynthesis co-exist as paired processes. Photosynthesis converts light energy into organic molecules such as carbohydrates. These molecules are picked up and utilized as fuel sources in organisms that employ cellular respiration for production of ATP and CO2. 1. Create a table comparing and contr

Photosynthesis

Observing Oxygen Evolution During Photosynthesis. See attached file for full problem description.

Discussion of modified leaves, stems, roots, flowers

Angiosperms (flowering plants) are the largest Phylum in the plant kingdom (Angiospermophyta is also called Anthophyta or Magnoliophyta). These plants have true roots, stems, leaves and flowers. The roots grow into the soil to anchor the plant in place and take up water and nutrients. The leaves are above ground and act as t

Explain the processes of photosynthesis and cellular respiration.

Although it appears that Photosynthesis has preceded Cellular Respiration by billions of years, the processes share many structural features. 1. Create a table comparing and contrasting the two processes. Include in your comparison variables such as organism type, energy source, cellular location, substrates/reactants/prod

Biology 3-4

Please give detailed answers. 3. Charles Darwin once described a flower that produced nectar at the bottom of a tube 25 centimeters (10.5 inches) deep. He predicated that there must be a moth or other animal with a 25-centimeters-long tongue to match, and he was right. Such specilization almost certainly means that this pa

Biology 1-2

Please provide detailed explanations. 1. The desert tends to have two catagories of plants: small grasses of herbs, and shrubs or small trees. The grasses and herbs typically have fibrous roots. The shrubs and trees have taproots. What advantages can you think of for each type of root? How does each type of root allow f

Photosynthesis and Respiration

Cellular Respiration and Photosynthesis co-exist as paired processes. Photosynthesis converts light energy into organic molecules such as carbohydrates. These molecules are picked up and utilized as fuel sources in organisms that employ Cellular Respiration for production of ATP and CO2. Although it appears that Photosynthesi

Cellular Respiration and Photosynthesis

Cellular Respiration and Photosynthesis co-exist as paired processes. Photosynthesis converts light energy into organic molecules such as carbohydrates. These molecules are picked up and utilized as fuel sources in organisms that employ Cellular Respiration for production of ATP and CO2. 1. Create a table comparing and contr

Cellular Respiration and Photosynthesis

See attachment for diagram. Cellular Respiration and Photosynthesis co-exist as paired processes. Photosynthesis converts light energy into organic molecules such as carbohydrates. These molecules are picked up and utilized as fuel sources in organisms that employ Cellular Respiration for production of ATP and CO2. Altho

Plant Characteristics Multiple Choice

PLANTS -All modern plants are probably descendants of A. Fungi Green algae Club mosses Horsetails -Protists include A. Ferns Gymnosperms Angiosperms Green algae -An adaptation of land plants that inhibits water loss is the A. cell wall chloroplast cuticle vascular tissue

Plant Biology: Identification and Function

Please view the attached file. 1. Is this plant a member of coniferophyta? 2. Provide the physiological and structural characteristics that allow the specimen collected to be classified as the represented phylum. 3. Discuss how this organism obtains and transports water 4. Discuss the acquisition and transportation of nutr

A Plant's Response to Gravity

According to the statolith hypothesis the cells farther away from the earth elongate while those near the earth do not. true or false and why?

Experiment

Suppose an experiment is performed in which plant I is supplied with normal carbon doixide but with water that contains radioactive oxygen atom. Plant II is supplied with normal water but with carbon dioxide that contains radioactive oxygen atoms. Each plant is allowed to perform photosynthesis, and oxygen gas and sugars produce

Pasteur Effect, Glucose, Photosystem, and Other Short Answer Questions

1) Louis Pasteur (a French biochemist) investigated the metabolism of yeast which can survive under aerobic or anaerobic conditions. He observed that the yeast consumed sugar at a much faster rate under anaerobic conditions than it did under aerobic conditions. Explain this Pasteur effect. 2) If a plant is kept for many day

The ability to metabolize energy is confronted.

What are possible benefits and negative results we might expect if humans were genetically engineered to undergo photosynthesis? How do plant and animal cells metabolize energy in complimentary ways? Ideas are expressed.

AP Biology: Lab 5

OVERVIEW In this experiment you will work with seeds that are living but dormant. A seed contains an embryo plant and a food supply surrounded by a seed coat. When the necessary conditions are met, germination occurs and the rate of cellular respiration greatly increases. In this lab you will: 1. Measure oxygen consumption

AP Biology questions are contained.

The effects of pH and temperature were studied for an enzyme-catalyzed reaction. The following results were obtained. a. How do (1) temperature and (2) pH affect the activity of this enzyme? lii your answer, include a discussion of the relationship between the structure and the function of this enzyme, as well as a discussi

Energy acquisition debated

This job answers these questions: 1. Two possible end products of fermentation are ____________ as is produced by our muscle cell under anaerobic conditions and ____________ by yeast under anaerobic conditions. 2. If C4 photosynthesis prevents photorespiration, why haven't all plants evolved to use the C4 pathway? a.

Photosynthesis: Carbon Dioxide

A scientist gradually increases the amount of Carbon Dioxide available to a plant.The plant's rate of photosynthesis increases at first, but then levels off. What else might the plant need to further increase it's rate of photosynthesis?

Production of Radioactive Sugars and Radioactive Oxygen Gas

Suppose an experiement is performed which included Plant I supplied with normal carbon dioxide but with water that contains radioactive oxygen atoms. Plant II is supplied with normal water but with carbon dioxide that contains radioactive oxygen atoms. Each plant is allow to perform photosynthesis and the oxygen gas and sugars

Plants

This is for review only. Thank you. A hormone induced dropping of leaves, flowers, fruits or other parts of a plant is: A. Abscission B. Petiolaria C. Assimilation D.Pollination A seed leaf is a: A. seed B. cotyledeon C. monocot D. leaf primordia The fusion of a sperm nucleus with the egg nucleus and the fusion

Multiple choice questions on General Biology

Which Division contains members once used to scrub pots and pans? a. Division Sphenophyta b. Division Psilophyta c. Division Lycophyta d. Division Pterophyta Which of the following has "scale-like" leaves and photosynthetic stems? a. club mosses b. ferns c. horsetails d. hornworts Which of the following describes a

Multiple choice question in General Biology

Sporophytes a. develop from spores and produce gametes. B. are the dominant phase in the life cycle of most terrestrial plants. C. are the haploid stage of the plant life cycle. D. reproduce sexually. In which of the following groups is the sporophyte dependent on the gametophyte? A. Ferns B. Bryophyte

Evolution and Development of Reproduction in Plants

-- Define and briefly discuss both siphonogamy and the seed. -- Which do you think came first? I have a good start on the definitions, but please reword or (briefly) add to them to make them complete: A seed is: a fertilized, integumented, (Sterile covering/coating. Provided by diploid parent) undehiscing (non-splitting. Does