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  1. human biology cardiology

    A flow of blood directly from the right atrium to left atrium is a dangerous complication of certain heart abnormalities. It can lead to cyanosis. What do you know about the flow of blood through the heart and lungs that would explain this? Yes, I do know
  2. college/human biology

    Name an example of a cell, tissue, organ, and organ system in the human body that illustrates the concept of increasing complexity of biological organization. For each step forward in biological organization, briefly describe a specific function that is
  3. Science

    We are doing a science fair and we are unsure of what our aim/investigation should be. However we know we want to do something with fingerprints. What can we do? Why don't you examine the prints of twins? Why don't you examine the prints of twins? What?
  4. biology

    When considering the incresing complexity of atoms, molecules, cells, and tissues, you may notice that each step characteristics that were absent in the previous level. These characteristics, called emergent properties, demonstrate that the whole organism
  5. Biology

    11. You are searching for a gene that traces its ancestry to an ancient gene in fish. Evolutionarily older fish, like the coelacanth, have only one copy of this gene. More modern fish, like a three-spine stickleback, have three. Modern humans and mammals
  6. biology

    Can someone please help me with this question Write out an equation which summarizes cellular respiration as a complete oxidation of glucose and explain when in the process each reactant or procuct is consumed or produced. is at least this equation right?
  7. biology (Help please!!!)

    1. If a student pours a solution of salt water on an elodea leaf, what is it an example of? 2.A child pours salt crystals on the body of a slug he finds in the backyard. Options are: high concentration, low concentration, osmosis, diffusion, hypertonic
  8. biology

    In some breeds of dogs, a dominant gene B controls the trait of barking. If a breeder wants to produce a true-breeding strain of barkers, but knows that the allele for silent dogs (b) is present amongst the barking dogs in his kennels, how could he
  9. carbon!

    Why is that carbon can form an infinite number of molecules? http://web.jjay.cuny.edu/~acarpi/NSC/10-organic.htm http://www.scienceclarified.com/everyday/Real-Life-Chemistry-Vol-2/Carbon.html http://biology.clc.uc.edu/courses/bio104/carbon.htm
  10. science project

    i need to do a graphic or table for my science project.The project is Does water with salt boil faster than plain water? Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum. Here are some sites on boiling water: 1.
  11. Biology

    Describe two similarities and two differences between eukaryotic cells and prokaryotic cells. Why do you think eukaryotic cells developed? Describe how eukaryotic cells are similar to a production line.
  12. biology

    Would two nucleotides be sufficient to provide enough codons to code for all 20 amino acids and why? how many amino acids could be coded for by codons containing only two nucleotides? Will three nucleotides per codon work and why or why not?
  13. Biology

    If .03 M of sucrose and .02 M of glucose rest inside a cell and .01 M of sucrose, glucose, and fructose rest outside in the environment, which solutes will exhibit next diffusion into the cell and out of the cell?
  14. Biology---Urgent!

    s this the correct way to cite a source using parenthetical documentation in my research paper? After millions of years the deposits end up in rock and sediment where oil is trapped in small places. Natural gas is a gaseous fossil fuel that is versatile
  15. biology

    15. Imagine you have a sibling that needs a kidney transplant. You offer to give your kidney. What reaction against the red blood cells in the donor kidney would occur if you had different blood groups? Even if you had the same blood groups why might you
  16. Science

    Laith notices that the air in his science classroom is much warmer than the air in his math classroom. Which statement describes how the air particles are different in his colder math classroom? A. They move faster on average B. They are vibrating C. They
  17. Science

    Laith notices that the air in his science classroom is much warmer than the air in his math classroom. Which statement describes how the air particles are different in his colder math classroom? A. They move faster on average B. They are vibrating C. They
  18. biology

    A species of bird with three toed feet feeds on worms and crawling insects. Over a period of several thousand years, the ocean level rises, and the region where the bird lives is flooded. Over several thousand years or so the birds descendant evolve webbed
  19. math

    I have a math question for my cell biology class. A molecule exchanges places with its neighbor every 10^-7 seconds. It will diffuse from one end of a 2 micrometer cell to the other in 1second. Ok now I have a 6M x 6M room filled with 4cm ping pong balls.
  20. Biology

    I just want to know if my answers are right for this folowing: 1. The nose is MEDIAL to the ears. 2. The elbow is DISTAL to the shoulder and PROXIMAL to the wrist. 3. The heart is ANTERIOR to the spine. 4. The stomach is DEEP to the ribs. 5. The pinky
  21. literature (bejamin Franklin)

    I have one more confusing question regarding this. And Thank you Ms.Sue for answering the last question! Franklin's humor in Witch Trial at Mt. Holly depends upon the belief that... a)the belief that religion takes precedence over science b)the belief that
  22. Biology

    How can I describe the following things about water in sketches or drawings? please give me ideas 1.High heat capacity 2.High heat of vaporization 3.Water is a solvent 4.Water molecules are cohesive and adhesive 5. Frozen water is less dense than liquid
  23. biology A

    Complete the analogy below by selecting the correct answer. electron transport chain : _____ production :: Calvin cycle : _____ production A>> ATP; glucose B>> Water; glucose C>> ATP; oxygen D>> Glucose; ATP I'm pretty set on A,
  24. Biology of environment poster project

    We went on field trip as class to a pond and lake and we compared the urban pond with natural lake I'm trying to think of title for this study and title has to contain sufficient detail abt what the study is about and the general location of study it
  25. ap biology

    * how do (1) temperature and (2) pH affect the activity of this enzyme? include a discussion of the relationship between the structure and the fuction of this enzyme as well as a discussion of how structure and fucntion of an enzyme are affected by
  26. 9th grade Biology

    4. After the temperature reaches 33 degrees Celcius, the rate of photosynthesis declines. Using knowledge of enzymes, explain why this happens. 6. As the amound of CO2 increases, what would happen to the rate of photosynthesis? And as the amount of CO2
  27. 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,
  28. math

    on monday 86 science fiction books were sold at a book sale this is 8 more than twice the amount sold on thursday how many science fiction books were sold on thursday
  29. ,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,
  30. biology

    In a chorus of male frogs of one species, which would be considered by evolutionary biologists to be the fittest? The biggest frog. The frog that has the most descendants. The frog with the largest territory. The loudest frog. The frog that attracts the
  31. Biology/Chem

    Soy sauce is prepared by fermenting a salted mixture of soybeans and wheat with several microorganisms including yeast over a period of 8-10 months. After the solids are removed, the resulting sauce is rich in lactic acid and ethanol. How aere these 2
  32. biology

    what is the definition, positives, negatives, and ethical issues of genatically modify organisims? thank you, but i prefere if you provide me with exact answers limited in one page rather than a general website Do not repeat your posts. Repeating the posts
  33. biology

    consider two plants wuth the genotypes Rrtt and rrTt where red color (R) is dominant over white (r) and being tall (T) is dominant over being short (t). complete the punnett squares to determine the possible ganetes each parent could produce. using the
  34. ant101

    How does the identification of cultural universals impact our understanding of what it means to be human? How does the search for universals help us better understand human cultural behavior? What examples from your own culture can illustrate the ideas
  35. Biology

    I need to answer the question Describe a series of small habitats that exist within 10 to 20 kilometers of your house and which might be subject to MacArthur and Wilson's theory of island biogeography. How do I know what small habitats exist around my
  36. Biology ASAP

    1.)Neurons are classified bye the... (Answer) Direction they carry impulses. I think its because the impulses go to different places, to its different neurons. 2.) Your alarm wakes you up in the morning and reminds you to get ready to go to school. Which
  37. IB Biology

    We are currently learning about innate & learned behaviors. An experiment was done where mallard, pintail & teal ducks were crossbred. These ducks live in the same habitat and could interbreed, but rarely do due to different courtship displays. When they
  38. biology /check please

    (stimulus v. response)? Which of the following is a stimulus, which is a response? Thanks 1)the recess bell ringing in an elementary school 2)your mouth watering at the sight of food on a plate 3)a sudden drop in air temperature 4) a flu virus entering
  39. Biology

    Describe how DNA is converted, during transcription, into mRNA through initiation, elongation and termination. In addition, describe how RNA is converted to proteins through the steps of initiation, elongation, and termination.
  40. Biology

    The body at higher temperature but having low amount of heat gives more severe pain of hotness than a body at low temperature but having high amount of heat. Give some examples.
  41. biology

    Pretend you are taking a tour of a factory that creates macromolecules  Describe your journey through the 4 rooms in the factory – the Carbohydrate Room, the Lipid Room, the Protein Room, and the Enzyme Room. In each room, include the following:
  42. Cel Biology, Please Help Part 2!

    which of the following will inhibit the release of calcium by hormone bound to Gq coupled receptor? A. PLC inhibitor B. PKC inhibitor C. Cholera Toxin D. Phosphodiesterase E. none of the above I said B. Which is not a characteristic of cell signaling
  43. Biology/General

    Why do sweet and greasy foods taste so good to us? What are some properties of DNA that make it well-suited for storage of genetic information? Why does eating excess carbohydrates cause you to gain fat? The Irish survived for generations by eating
  44. Biology

    1) Microscopic hairs of the windpipe are always __________. 2) The cilia of the windpipe move harmful substances __________. 3) You build a heavy gust of air when you __________ or __________. 4) Coughing and sneezing help push harmful substances from the
  45. Biology - Heart Rate/Blood Pressure

    Hi, can someone help me with these questions? Why is it that athletes have to exercise harder/longer to get max heart rate than people that aren't physically fit? Why does smoking cause rise in blood pressure? (Does it have to do with less oxygen getting
  46. english

    please explain : “Science gives an intellectual view of reality, and the arts try to make the emotions as precise and disciplined as sciences do the intellect. But of course it’s nonsense to think of the scientist as a cold, unemotional reasoner and
  47. english

    please explain : “Science gives an intellectual view of reality, and the arts try to make the emotions as precise and disciplined as sciences do the intellect. But of course it’s nonsense to think of the scientist as a cold, unemotional reasoner and
  48. english

    please explain : “Science gives an intellectual view of reality, and the arts try to make the emotions as precise and disciplined as sciences do the intellect. But of course it’s nonsense to think of the scientist as a cold, unemotional reasoner and
  49. english

    please explain : “Science gives an intellectual view of reality, and the arts try to make the emotions as precise and disciplined as sciences do the intellect. But of course it’s nonsense to think of the scientist as a cold, unemotional reasoner and
  50. Biology

    The type of cartilage associated with bone function and development is what? I know that the elastic cartilage contains elastin which allows for elasticity and maintains shape of certain structures. Fibro is strong and rigid (strongest of 3) Hyaline
  51. biology

    a boy inherits genes for tallness,but his growth is limited as a result of poor nitrition. this is an example of 1)an inherited disorder. 2)environmental influence on gene expression . 3)expression of a hidden trait 4)a characterstic controlled by more
  52. biology

    What is a description of the Amazon rain forest—definition of rain forest; characteristics ; location and size of the Amazon rain forest
  53. Biology Help

    Enzymes: a. increase the amount of energy release in a reaction b. decrease the amount of energy release in a reaction c. catalyze only redox reactions d. reduce the activation energy needed to for a reaction I think its d. or a. Help Please
  54. Biology

    There are at least 4 different ways that humans have genetic variation, a. Using one of these four ideas explain why you do not look like another person in this room. b. To continue further with this thought use another one of the genetic variation ideas
  55. Math/Science(Short Question 10th grade))

    [History Homework] Please answer 1. What are 2 pieces of technology essential today? 2. If you could give a prehistoric person one item from today what would it be? 3. Why is writing important for civilizations? 4. Why is theater/drama important to
  56. i really need help with science pls help

    Two groups of scientists got different results while studying about the origin of the universe. Which of these statements is most likely true about the results of the two groups of scientists? They were not repeated and verified. They provide new testable
  57. Science

    Heyylllooo x can anybody help me with my science homework ? You have to " Use detailed particle diagrams and the big idea of energy transfer to explain how the ear defenders work" Also, we have to draw a picture of the ear defenders and describe all the
  58. Materials Science and Engineering

    In the figure below, Intrinsic carrier concentration is given as a function of temperature for Ge and Si. By using the data in this figure calculate the band gap of these materials. For both materials find the energy difference between the Fermi Energy
  59. ENGLISH

    In which of the following sentences is the semicolon used correctly? A. There were five items on the kitchen counter; a coffeemaker, a bag of beans, agrinder, a sugar bowl, and a cracked cup. B. At first Icouldn't make out what kind of bird it was,but as I
  60. Biology

    Stroke volume is the blood pumped by the left ventricle each time it contracts. During a training run the stroke volume of a person is 0.1 dm^3 (100 cm^3). Calculate the pulse rate at an oxygen uptake of 2 dm^3/min. Is there enough information (there is a
  61. Lang. Arts

    Rewrite sentence using commas. As they studied the film they noticed some rules of science at work. I wrote... As they studied the film, they noticed some rules of science at work. There isn't one after noticed - right?
  62. 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
  63. 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
  64. Science(check answers)

    I printed out a summer activite to test my skill on science and i found some that i stumbled upon and couldn't figuire out so help? If im wrong then please correct me. 2.A 3.B 4.B 5.A 6.B 2.Giraffes have long necks that allow them to eat leaves in trees.
  65. Biology

    In the final step of DNA extraction from E. Coli bacteria, we used ethanol so that the DNA would precipitate. Why is it that DNA precipitates in ethanol, and not in water? Both of them are polar solvents, and so is DNA. So why doesn't water make DNA
  66. biology

    Mutant C: Suppose an A/T base pair was inserted in between the two G/C base pairs at positions 18 and 19, marked by the letters above and below the strands. What would the amino acid sequence of the resulting protein be? Be sure to enter the sequence N- to
  67. biology

    Mutant C: Suppose an A/T base pair was inserted in between the two G/C base pairs at positions 18 and 19, marked by the letters above and below the strands. What would the amino acid sequence of the resulting protein be? Be sure to enter the sequence N- to
  68. Biology

    Father has red/green color blindness and is a hemophiliac. Mother is normal. Have two female children (Both are probably carriers). One female offspring marries a normal male. The question is what is the probability that their son is both color blind and
  69. biology

    1. Clinique makes an antiwrinkle cream that you put on the skin next to your eyes. The cream contains water-filled microcapsules that gradually burst when exposed to skin heat. The cream is approximately 85% water. Knowing that skin cells contain 70%
  70. Biology

    Reptiles do not live in the Arctic; however, some birds do, even though they evolved from reptiles. In your own words, offer an explanation for this fact. Include information on the metabolic differences between the two groups' bodies, as well as what
  71. SCIENCE 9 URGENT!!

    i wrote these questions before but no one helped me so im writing them again 1. a.) name the structures of the male reproductive system that sperm do not travel through. b.) what is the name given to these structures? 2. Name the other body system that the
  72. biology help

    Does photosynthesis require energy? What type of energy reaction would photosynthesis be? Is photosynthesis an example of a coupled reaction?
  73. biology

    In evolutionary terms, RNA is thought to have preceded proteins and DNA. Which of the following provides the most convincing support for this hypothesis? a. there are more types of RNA than there are of DNA b. RNA can both store genetic information and act
  74. biology

    In evolutionary terms, RNA is thought to have preceded proteins and DNA. Which of the following provides the most convincing support for this hypothesis? a. there are more types of RNA than there are of DNA b. RNA can both store genetic information and act
  75. biology

    In evolutionary terms, RNA is thought to have preceded proteins and DNA. Which of the following provides the most convincing support for this hypothesis? a. there are more types of RNA than there are of DNA b. RNA can both store genetic information and act
  76. Biology

    8. Presenting with symptoms of recurrent infections, weakness, and frequency of urination over a 6 month period, a 34-year-old man is found to have a blood glucose level of 142 mg/dl and an elevated hemoglobin A1c level. His most likely diagnosis is: A.
  77. biology

    1-Why is so much heat lost from, head, hands, feet? 2-Why would the body cool down at high altitudes regardless of outside temp? 3-Describe changes that occur as body tries to acclimatize to high altitudes? 4-Describe causes and effects of pulmonary edema
  78. Biology

    I do not understand what visible and sharp focus mean. The instruction says.... When viewing the crossed hairs and the top hair is in sharp focus, is the other hair visible or in sharp focus at the following total magnification...?
  79. Biology

    I do not understand what visible and sharp focus mean. The instruction says.... When viewing the crossed hairs and the top hair is in sharp focus, is the other hair visible or in sharp focus at the following total magnification...?
  80. biology

    yesterday i posted a question about who discovered DNA and Ms Sue kindly helped me but im confused about who actually discovered DNA because there are four different names Friedrich Miescher,Rosalind Franklin,james D Watson and Francis Crick. my homework
  81. Biology

    Which of the following must occur for a plant or animal to grow and develop normally? a) Sufficient oxygen must be available to stimulate cell division. b) Theorganism must recive a supply of the appropriate horones from its parents. c) It must be able to
  82. biology

    Consider the pedigree below. Individual 1 is homozygous normal. Individual 2 is both red-green color blind and a hemophiliac. Individual 6 is the as yet unborn son of 4 and 5. What is the probability that their son, 6, will be both color blind and a
  83. biology

    Which is a form of active transport? A. Proteins open up channels in the cell membrane. B. Proteins push molecules through the cell membrane. C. Proteins create openings on another side of the cell membrane. D. Proteins enter and exit the cell freely. i
  84. Biology

    Which trophic level gets the least amount of energy? a) producers b) herbivores c) carnivores d) decomposers I think the answer is c, but i'm not sure if it's right. I posted this question earlier, but google didn't provide with an answer. I still think
  85. Biology

    3) How many carbon dioxide molecules are liberated after each cycle of the Krebs cycle? For a single glucose how many carbon dioxide molecules were already liberated by the aerobic respiration at that point?
  86. biology

    what is the link between the transpiration rate and water tension plants? The higher the transpiration rate and drier the soil, the higher the water tension and larger the amplitude.
  87. 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.
  88. biology

    In mitosis, what is the size of a daughter cell relative to the size of the parent cell? If an onion cell has 10 chromosomes, how many double chromosomes does an onion cell have at the start of metaphase? Thanks!
  89. Biology

    Which of the following is not a benefit of genetic counseling: a.It helps identify parents at risk for having children with genetic defects. b.It assists parents in deciding whether or not to have children. c.It is based exclusively on family pedigrees.
  90. Biology

    If bird DNA is more similar to crocodile DNA than turtle DNA is to crocodile DNA, then... A)birds should be included amoung reptiles B)turtles and birds should be excluded from the reptiles C)the reptiles should be replaced by several new classes D)each of
  91. biology

    The frequency of the sickle cell disease in parts of Central Africa is as high as 10 percent compared to a frequency of .5 percent in the US. Use the percentages for the Central Africa population and the US population to calculate the frequency of the
  92. BIOLOGY

    The gastrointestinal phase of gastric secretion:? a. is controlled by the entrance of acidic chyme into the duodenum. b. leads to increased gastric secretion if duodenal pH falls below 2. c. only stimulates gastric secretion. d. will decrease gastric
  93. Biology

    Which is the most direct way that the carbon in starch stored in cereal grain can be released to the atmosphere as carbon dioxide? 1. grain destroyed by fire 2. grain eaten by birds 3. grain made into bread and eaten by humans 4. grain stored in damp
  94. biology

    Determine the effective population size of the current population located on an island. You conduct a census and determine there are about 1500. -Your initial survey indicated that there are 500 juveniles (Smaller, with no horns) on the island. What would
  95. HELP!

    Next year (sophomore year) I'm taking the following courses: Honors Algebra II/Trig Spanish III Health AP Biology Honors English AP World History Is AP Bio and world history hard? or no it's not just the exam. Please tell me because this is my first year
  96. Biology

    Okay, I need help. "If short hair (L) is dominant to long hair (l), then what fraction of the offspring produced by a cross of Llxll will be homozygous dominant? a) 1/2 b) 1/4 c) 1/3 d) none (no change of this offspring) The key says that it's d, but when
  97. Biology

    Describe the RNA world hypothesis, and discuss specific evidence that supports this scientific hypothesis. i know part of it is The RNA world hypothesis proposes that self replicating ribonucleic acid molecules were precursors to current life. but i don't
  98. AED

    Choose a grade level and a scientific concept appropriate for that level. • Plan a science experiment to explore this concept. In your paper, address the following points: o List the equipment and materials to be included in the science kit. o Explain
  99. Biology

    What is an adrenalin receptor? For a bio project at school i have to write the gene name, the # of amino acids, the # of peptides, the tissue signal, the role, the interactions, the active site/substrate, the disease/cures/inhibitors. i've googled
  100. Maybe you know this one..

    Heyy, I posted this before but it kinda got pushed down and ignored, and I was hoping maybe DrBob might have an idea since no one else did! okay I have this question about chemistry and its driving me nuts. It feels like I am so close but am just missing