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Biology

if the incidence of cystic fibrosis is 1 in 2500, what is the expected frequency of carriers for the CF allels? assume that this population is in Hardy-Weinberg equilibrium. I appreciate a hint to start this answering this problem. p^2 + 2pq + q^2 = 1 p + q = 1 q^2 is the ...

biology

Hello, I have a question. For one molecule of glucose are there six CO2 molecules released during cellular respiration? I'm looking at the kreb/ citric acid diagram and I'm not sure if it is four or six CO2 molecules being released. I'll appreciate your response. Thanks.

Biology

Describe one example of a human disorder that is inherited and also describe the specific inheritance pattern. For this example, pick disorders that result from mutations in DNA or chromosome number rather than examples such as a genetic tendency for a disorder such as cancer.

biology

Why do bamboos have leaves that encircle the stem? (Is it for some kind of structure support?) Also, why are there leaves at the top of the plant on lateral branches? There is graffiti at the base of some of the bamboo shoots. Why doesn't the graffiti grow higher up the shoot ...

biology

Why do bamboos have leaves that encircle the stem? (Is it for some kind of structure support?) Also, why are there leaves at the top of the plant on lateral branches? There is graffiti at the base of some of the bamboo shoots. Why doesn't the graffiti grow higher up the shoot ...

Biology - ms. sue

ms. sue can u please tell me about noah's flood. exactly what it was and how it got thought of to make fossils? i get bits and pieces of information like how species get buried in flood. (sediment) but my sister and i look at all sites and they not tell how fossils came to be.

Music Video Project

Hey guys! I am in a bit of a dilemma. I am doing a music video project for my AP Biology class and My topic is GENE REGULATION! I have no clue what to sing for it. What could be a good chorus? hook? What should be the most important to include in my song about the topic? Thanks!

Biology help please

For which of the following organisms would you expect the DNA sequence to be least similar to the housefly’s? A)butterfly B)grasshopper C)monkey D)beetle im pretty sure its monkey but if someone else from connections could verify or help me out that would be great. or ...

biology

On a hot, summer day, what would most likely be the limiting factor, the light reaction, or the dark reaction (in terms of photosynthesis)? I don't necessarily need the question answered. Rather, I don't quite understand how limiting factors, light and dark reactions work.

Biology quick question

What is the method of nitrogenous waste removal for the following & choose between ammonia, urea or uric acid Tunicates Fishes Amphibians Reptiles Birds Mammals I think tunicates are urea and fishes are ammonia? But please help because I'm not sure and I don't know the rest

Biology

1) How can fishing cause expression changes and how can these changes be associated with changes at DNA level? 2) How do changes in gene expression hell fjsh adapt to different selective pressure? (I have a presentation about this, so it would be very useful if you linked some...

Biology

1) How can fishing cause expression changes and how can these changes be associated with changes at DNA level? 2) How do changes in gene expression hell fjsh adapt to different selective pressure? (I have a presentation about this, so it would be very useful if you linked some...

biology

1 – 2 sentences why each of the following unique properties of water is important to living things Water is the universal solvent: Water is less dense as a solid than as a liquid Water molecules are attracted to one another (cohesion) Water molecules are attracted to other ...

statistics

Among the 500 first year students of college, 270 students study computer science, 345 students study mathematics, and 175 students study both computer science and mathematics. If one student is selected at random, find the probability that he did not take either of these ...

SCIENCE-URGENT

So I'm in 7 grade and doing a science project. I have a question: What does it mean when it says: RESEARCH? I am required to have this on my board. Does it mean what I looked up to help me on this project? Also, what does it mean when it says: DATA? Do I just summarize what ...

MATH-PERCENTILES

I JUST TOOK A TEAS TEST(FOR PRACTICAL NURSING ADMISSIONS). THE REQUIREMENTS MUST BE A GRADE IN AT LEAST THE 40TH PERCENTILE IN EACH SUBJECT. THERE WAS A MATH, READING,ENGLISH, AND SCIENCE SECTION. TOTAL OF QUESTIONS WERE 170.MATH-45? READING-40? ENGLISH-55 ? SCIENCE-30 ? I WAS...

biology( heart)

Is the right heart right lung bigger than the left heart and left lung? Could you please post legitmate links that will prove this or if not some sort of explanation. Thank You

Biology

Using Darwin’s Theory of Evolution, describe how Eukaryotic cells could have developed from Prokaryotic cells. What advantages would the Eukaryotic cells have over the Prokaryotic?

Biology

When cells increase in size, the surface area to volume ratio decreases. But which surface area to volume ratio is better to the cell as well as to the organism? The larger or smaller ratio?

Biology Pedigree --plz help!

So the question was asking me about a pedigree what was the males genotype which was X^N^Y then it asked me what was its phenotype? this lesson is about hemophilia diseases. CAN I SAY THAT THE Phenotype is Hemophilia or hemophilia free?

Biology

6) In detective novels, “the odor of bitter almonds” is the tell-tale clue to murder by cyanide poisoning. Cyanide works by attacking the enzyme that transfers electrons from the respiratory electron transport chain to O2. Why is it not possible for the victim to survive ...

Biology

In which case would a widely accepted scientific idea MOST likely be revised? A) when an error is found in a previous calculation B) when scientists calculate a quantity with greater accuracy C) when several well-tested findings go against the accepted idea Eliminate D) when ...

Biology

I know that miller syndrome is autosomal recessive so would i use a karyotype or pedegree to represent that because I have to: Include a pedegree of at least 3 generations to demonstrate the inheritance pattern. Be sure to label and explain the chart accurately so that someone...

biology

what are organisms that can synthesize energy-containing organic compounds? organisms that add to the total energy stored in organic compounds? organisms that require sunlight in order to survive? choices: a) autotrophs b) heterotrophs c) both any help is greatly appreciated! :)

biology

If a brown-eyed man marries a blue-eyed woman and they have ten children, all brown-eyed, can you be certain that the man is homozygous? If the eleventh child has blue eyes, what will that show you about the father’s genotype?

biology

Ectothermic organisms have body temperatures that vary with the temperature of their surroundings. Discuss the effect this variation might have on the functioning of enzymes in these organisms. Suggest some ways ectothermic organisms might cope with this problem.

biology

If your ears were larger, you would: a. be able to hear sounds at lower amplitude (softer sounds) b. lose the ability to hear low amplitude high frequency sounds c. not experience any difference in your hearing ability d. none of the above

Biology { PLEASE HELP :D }

From an ATP production viewpoint, use fact B to make a statement regarding the efficiency of fats vs. carbs. Fact b - Carbs bind and store water. The metabolism of water yields no ATP. Fat has no water bound to it.

Biology

I have tried to look this up but can't find it... The basal metabolism rate can be measured by calculating the amounts of _______________ and ______________. (1 point) nitrogen and carbon dioxide nitrogen and oxygen oxygen and carbon dioxide - my guess oxygen and methane

Amber, Biology, DNA

Amber, Biology First of all, as Christina said, "Post a New Question" because when you post under someone else's post we assume it's an answer to that first question! Here are some sites for you on DNA: 1. (definition): http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/DNA 2. (DNS from the ...

science fair

in my science fair report school layout they want us to write a paragraph on testing my hypothesis and before that they asked us to write the procedure. i wrote the procedure now do i rewrite it for testing my hypothesis? or do i write something else

science fair

in my science fair report school layout they want us to write a paragraph on testing my hypothesis and before that they asked us to write the procedure. i wrote the procedure now do i rewrite it for testing my hypothesis? or do i write something else

SCIENCE HELP!!??

Hi Please any one can help me in my science homework It is Imagine that you were driving in a car and it was raining, what would be the froces acting around the car and what would the electrical charges bee around the car, on the base and in the sky. I will be happy to ...

,math

Find the number of subsets of the given set. {math, English, history, science, art} Is this correct: 1. {} 2. {math} 3. {English} 4. {history} 5. {science} 6. {art} 7. {m, E} 8. {m,h} 9. {m, s} 10. {m, a} 11. {e, h} 12. {e, s} 13. {e, a} 14. {h, s) 15. {h, a} 16. {s, a} 17. {m...

math

Find the number of subsets of the given set. {math, English, history, science, art} Is this correct: 1. {} 2. {math} 3. {English} 4. {history} 5. {science} 6. {art} 7. {m, E} 8. {m,h} 9. {m, s} 10. {m, a} 11. {e, h} 12. {e, s} 13. {e, a} 14. {h, s) 15. {h, a} 16. {s, a} 17. {m...

math

sharon completed her reading homework in 2/3 hour.she completed her science homework in 5/6 hour. how much longer did it take sharon to complete her science homework

Biology

I was wondering if someone could please explain this to me (please don't give me links to websites, I already have a thousand saved under my favourites, I just don't understand how to find my answer from the information the websites have provided). Question: What would the ...

Honors Biology

For my class, we have to create a poster comparing the structure of an animal cell to something in real life. Our teacher told us we're not allowed to use a factory, aquarium, or a car as our example. I thought of a school, but I want other ideas to work with also, but I can't...

biology honors

Why do leaves tend to be flat.choices a.so that water can easily be absorbed and carried to the rest of the plant. B.so that sunlight can easily penetrate to the leafs photosynthetic tissues. C.so that nutrients can easily enter the plant and be be used for structure and ...

biology need help

1 – 2 sentences why each of the following unique properties of water is important to living things Water is the universal solvent: Water is less dense as a solid than as a liquid Water molecules are attracted to one another (cohesion) Water molecules are attracted to other ...

Science

List all of the things that are physical property. You will find some listed here. http://nobel.scas.bcit.ca/chem0010/unit2/2.2_properties_physical.htm There are very many others, but they would require a lot of effort to explain what they mean. Isn't every property a physical...

biology

Explain how respiration and the circulatory system work together when an individual is exercising. Does tissue need oxygen at a higher rate? Does tissue need to void CO2 at a higher rate? Does the heart pulse speed up? Does the breathing rate increase?

biology

Mr. Smith have three sons. Mrs. Smith is pregnant and believes she is having another son. Mr. smith disagrees and says that because they have three sons the next child has a greater chance of being a daughter. Who is correct? Explain your answer.

biology - environmental

How does the edge (shoreline) of a marsh/wetland affect the wetland? Would it be better for the wetland to have a round or broken shoreline? Are coves, peninsulas and islands important to have? How does the shape affect wave action and exposure to wind?

BIOLOGY

1. what are the differences between white blood cells and antibodies? 2.why is HIV not detected immediately as foreign material once it enters our blood stream or white blood cells? 3.what is the enzyme used by HIV to convert RNA to DNA?

biology

Genetic problem-monohybrid crosses with domimance. If a brown eyed woman marries a blue eyed man and they have ten children, all brown eyed, can you be certain that the woman is homozygous? If the eleventh child has brown eyes, will that prove what the mother's genotype is?

biology

What is the correct definition of a princible? a)A statement of a relationship between two or more abstractions. b)A simplified, symbolic representation of a theory or conceptual scheme. c)An abstract generalization that presents a systematic explanation about the ...

biology

What is the correct definition of a princible? a)A statement of a relationship between two or more abstractions. b)A simplified, symbolic representation of a theory or conceptual scheme. c)An abstract generalization that presents a systematic explanation about the ...

AP Biology

the metabolic function of fermentation is to: a. oxidize NADH to NAD+ so that glycolysis can continue b. reduce NADH to NAD+ so that more ATP can be produced by the electron transport chain c. produce lactate during aerobic exercise d. oxidize pyruvate in order to release more...

biology

Use a hypothetical organism with a diploid adult and describe the chromosomal make up of the eggs that would result from two different nondisjunction errors in meiosis. If normal sperm fertilized these eggs,what would the chromosomal makeup be of the resulting zygote? Use ...

biology

If you have a gene pathway with three activities, say A, B and C, and you have a mutant where an area of the pathway is affected, what kind of experiment would allow you to distinguish if A, B or C is affected? Does it make sense to plate the mutant starting with the C source ...

Biology

Tell what the function of lipids do in a cell. Is the correct answer: lipids function in a cell is to provide energy, act as structural components in a cell , and can help provide hormones.

Biology DNA

can somebody please explain the relationship between the structure of DNA, protein structure and the phenotype of an organism and the relationship between DNA chromatin and chromosome

BIOLOGY

What are some examples food web. What are some examples of food chains? Discuss the plants and animals that make up the food web immediately surrounding a school.

biology

using lactose and a ph value of 3,5,7,9,11, Why was there no increase in the reaction rate with 8.0 g. of substrate as compared to 4.0 g. of substrate? What would you need to add to see an increase in the reaction rate with 8.0 g. of substrate?

biology

Trophic Level Cylinder Volume of H2O Volume of Oil Total Volume % Oil 1st 1000 ml 1000 ml 2nd 100 ml 100 ml 3rd 10 ml 10 ml

Science

I recently got a project to do on a country other than the U.S. my teacher sucks at explaining things, so in literal terms the instructions say "reasearch a country other than the US, draw two maps: 1, a map that has all borders and rivers and 2, a Biome map. Your research ...

Advanced Biology

Which observation supports the statement that birds are reptilelike animals? a.) bird's front limbs usually do not have useful claws b.) bird's have only two legs c.) bird's feet are covered with scaly skin d.) birds generate their own body heat I think it's c.!

Biology

During skeletal muscle contraction: Choose one answer. A. the A and I bands do not change length. B. cross bridges are formed between myosin and actin. C. minimal tension can be generated when the muscle is close to its normal resting length. D. the myofilaments change length...

Biology

You need to prepare a 0.25 M solution of NaCl but you only need 50 ml of this solution. How many grams of NaCl would you need?

Algebra 2

I need help factoring... I refuse to just sit there and play little games in my head trying to get numbers that fit... I'd rather thing of it as solving for X then going in backwards as that makes much more sense to me... So I'm given 16c^2 - 64 and i'm asked to factor... ...

math

A total of 121 people came to the school science fair this year. This is 7 more than twice the number of people who came to last years science fair. How many people came last year?

English

Writeacher, thank you very much! Here are some sentences I varied and I urgently need you to check. I need to clarify those things. Could you please help me express sentence 1? We need to impress the EU to support the project!!! Rationale 1)The preparatory meeting made clear ...

math,economics,geography and life science

what courses can i apply for with the following subjects Math Geography Economics Life science

Science/English/Math

I was selected to the Math Academy at my school. I have it every wednesday after school. They are going to prepare me for the NYS Math Exam!!! :) I got a 80 on my Science Quarterly Exam!!!! :) (i didn't know some of my friends and other people were saying good job laruen on ...

biology

need help If one strand of DNA, had bases ordered ATCCGTC, what would be the bases of its other strand? Compare and contrast mitosis and meiosis as to: number of divisions, number of cells produced, number of chromosomes in parent cells and in gametes.

Biology

Could someone help me with this question; Ectothermic organisms have body temperatures that vary with the temperature of their surroundings. Discuss the effect this variation might have on the functioning of enzymes in these organisms. Suggest some ways ectothermic organisms ...

Biology

My question is about meiosis, well its not really a question I wanted to know if I was going in the right direction. On my assignment it asked what would happen if meiosis did not occur? If meiosis did not occur the number of choromosomes would continue to accumilate result it...

Biology

Stem height in the pea plant is one of the traits studied by Mendel. The tall allele is dominant to the short stem allele. What is the probability of a tall offspring if two heterozygous plants are mated? What proportion of the tall offspring is likely to be homozygous?

Biology

Location in the digestive tract: mouth, pH: 6.8 Location in the digestive tract: stomach, pH: 2.0 Location in the digestive tract: duodenum, pH: 9.0 Based on this info, would a bolus of carbohydrate be acidic or basic? why?

AP Biology

Okay, so in the Lab Assignment that I'm currently working on in AP Biology, there is a question that says: - What results would you expect if a dialysis bag were filled with glucose and iodine and then placed into a beaker of starch and water? Its a multiple choice question (...

Biology

Okay, so in the Lab Assignment that I'm currently working on in AP Biology, there is a question that says: - What results would you expect if a dialysis bag were filled with glucose and iodine and then placed into a beaker of starch and water? Its a multiple choice question (...

biology

1. how do molecules of a polar compound differ from those of a nonpolar compound? 2. What happnens when ionic compounds are mixed with water? 3. what is capillarity? 4. Critical Thinking: Most automobiles have water-cooled engines. What must be true about a solution that can ...

biology 2

The digestive, circulatory, respiratory, immune, and excretory systems all work together to maintain homeostasis. Discuss how a minor malfunction in one of these systems could lead to major malfunctions in others. If methods were developed to improve the efficiency and ...

biology 2

The digestive, circulatory, respiratory, immune, and excretory systems all work together to maintain homeostasis. Discuss how a minor malfunction in one of these systems could lead to major malfunctions in others. If methods were developed to improve the efficiency and ...

biology -urgent...highly confused

How does pH affect the activity of catalase? Consider both high and low pH, and explain your observations by discussing the effect of pH on protein structure. I cannot find anywhere in my notes, or text book, or even on the internet how pH affects catalase. I know that with pH...

Biology(Anatomy&Physiology)

1)Which group of organic molecules makes up your genetic code 2)A substance which tends to resist a change in the pH of a solution is called a 3)Which buffers is the most common in the body 4)Which of molecules is primarily made of CHON 5)Which is the building block or monomer...

science,technology and the environment

describe,compare and contrast induction and deduction as methods of science.using examples where appropriate.Identify and solve a problem using both induction and deduction.where appropriate illustrate why and how one would use experimentation and cycle of proof to solve the ...

biology /help

6. Erin, Patricia and Larry's daughter, is married to Jeff. Jeff was in a serious car accident and needs a transfusion but Erin is told that Jeff cannot be given her blood. Based on this information, provide Erin's blood genotype and blood phenotype. Can you help me please?

biology

A red blood cell is placed into each of the following solutions. Indicate whether crenation, hemolysis, or neither will occur. Solution A: 3.21% (m/v) NaCl Solution B: 1.65% (m/v) glucose Solution C: distilled H2O Solution D: 6.97% (m/v) glucose Solution E: 5.0% (m/v) glucose ...

Math

In a group of 500 students, 150 are studying physics, 220 are studying biology, and 100 are studying chemistry. At least 25 students are studying more than one of these sciences. What is the greatest possible number of these students that might NOT be studying any of these ...

8th Grade Space and Earth Science

I have two questions about my study guide for my science test tomorrow. Thank you for any answers that I can get! How does the atmosphere give evidence for divine design? How can a satellite telephone user communicate if radio waves reflect off the ionosphere? Perspiration ...

biology

hey! i've got a test on membranes in grade 11 bio in a couple of days, and i've been studying and whatnot. the only thing is, i'm having trouble rememberings all the terms and stuff. i know this is a long-shot, but does anybody have any ancronyms or word thingeys when it comes...

Biology help :(

Place the following process in the correct order. a) urine is stored in the bladder. b) blood enters the afferent arteriole. c) fluids pass from the glomerulus into Bowman's capsule. d) urine is excreted by the urethra. e) sodium ions, glucose and amino acids are actively ...

Biology

Why was Charles Darwin able to offer a large amount of evidence for his theory of evolution by natural selection? He compiled the fossil record. He collected data for 5 years while traveling around the world. He conducted in-depth experiments with chemicals in England. He ...

science

I need help on science project ideas ,please give ideas on what I can do. The answer to this depends on how much time you have, your interests, and your background. I have always been rather favorable to testing the school and home drinking water for lead, cadmium, mercury and...

biology

in response to shortened day length and cool temperatures, many trees begin a period of senescence when the breakdown of chlorophyll exceeds chlorophyll production. the leaves of these trees change to yellow and orange. using your knowledge of photosynthetic pigments explain ...

biology

Stuck on this question. When infected by the Hepatitis B virus (HBV), many patients experience flu-like symptoms such as fever, loss of appetite, nausea, vomiting, and malaise. This is called acute hepatitis. During this stage, what is the HBV doing? What do you call this ...

Biology

ystic fibrosis is caused by mutations in the CFTR gene, which encodes for a chloride channel. You are studying cystic fibrosis patients to determine what mutation they possess in the CFTR gene. The difference between the mutant and wild type CFTR can be uncovered by examining ...

Biology

need help quickly please If barred pattern on chicken wings is a sex linked trait, set up a cross (hen and rooster), in which they the newly hatched chicks can be determined as male or female based on the barred pattern. and Color Blindness is inherited as a sex linked ...

Biology Help Please!

Bacterial Gene Transfer - Conjugation Please Clarify These Questions For Me! 1) Explain the purpose of the controls used in the mating experiment 2) It is necessary to make dilutions prior to plating in Week 1 in order to obtain single colonies. Why are single colonies ...

Biology

Some animals are able to survive long periods without food because they __________. can use proteins as an energy source have a large store of fat usually eat more food than they need have a large store of complex carbohydrates I am fairly certain it is B

Biology 9

I need a topic for with this criteria.. Asses the impact of a factor related to human activity that threatens the sustainability of a terrestrial or aquatic ecosystem OR Evaluate the effectiveness of government initiatives in canada and or the efforts of societal groups (...

Biology 30

In what size populations might you expect it to be relatively common for alleles to become fixed? Why? I think that larger populations would be more likely to have fixed alleles, since perfect Hardy-Weinberg equilibrium states that there will be no change in allele frequency ...

biology

A man is heterozygous for two genes (R and L) that are located on different chromosomes. Which of the following processes would result in different combinations of the alleles for these two genes in his sperm? a) fertilization b) independent assortment c) recombination d) ...

science research

for my science project i have a research project report due tomorrow. can somebody please help me find atleast three reseach web links that can help with what i am searching about, how does color effect taste preferences or does color effect taste preferences. plpease help me...

Biology

Frogs Question: What is it called when reproductive adults maintain larval characteristics? Thank you. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Paedomorphosis

biology / plasmolysis of human red blood cells

Plasmolysis of human red blood cells would occur if the cell were in .. solution A) isotonic B) hypertonic C) hypotonic D) none of these I think it's B. I'm not too sure though.

Biology

20. When the blood enters the gill filaments in a fish, its carbon dioxide content is ________ and oxygen content is _____ a. low;high b. low;low c. high;high d. high;low D? I'm not sure about this question... Thanks -MC

Biology

Using the words hypertonic, hypotonic, and equilibrium correctly , predict what happens when, A) A living cell is placed into fresh water and B)A different living cell is placed into salt water.

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