Wednesday, October 14, 2015

study questions for test on Oct 22

Biology 11 review question for exam:

Answer these questions using your notes, lab diagrams, and selected text
Notes and handout:
  1. What are the criteria of life?
  2. How is life organized? What are the levels of organization
Field study at Central park
  1. Field Study: Identify plants in a west coast rainforest, describe
    and draw:
    1. trees: vine maple, cedar, hemlock, douglas fir
    2. bushes: salal, huckleberry, salmonberry, red elderberry
    3. ground cover: moss, ferns
be prepared to identify the plants from a picture
You have 2 plant diagrams:
  1. Plant diagrams: Summarize the correct order of plant evolution.
  2. What are three evolutionary trends of plants?
  3. How do land plants adapt to conditions on land?
    1. Identify how plants prevent water loss
    2. How do tracheophyte plants disperse their male gametophyte?
      1. Ferns (use swimming sperm.)
      2. Conifers ( use wind pollination)
      3. angiosperms (use wind AND vector pollination (attract the pollinator))
    3. How do plants move water up from the ground?
  4. What is the definition of a plant?
  5. See the plant diagrams: Also textbook p. 257 to 274,
    primarily the diagrams. What are the primary characteristics
    and examples of plants classified
    1. Phylum Bryophyta
    2. Phylum Tracheophyta
    3. phylum Tracheophyta, class pterophyta
    4. Tracheophyta, class sphenophyta
    5. Tracheophyta, gymnosperm class ginkgo
    6. Tracheophyta, gymnosperm class coniferae
    7. Tracheophyta, class angiospermae
  6. You drew two reproductive diagrams.  Be prepared to label the reproductive diagrams of
    1. moss
    2. fern
    3. recognize micropic view of sori, sporangium, spores,
      moss gametophyte  
Classification notes (handout) : and the text: p196-199

  1. Who invented classification?
  2. What is binomial nomenclature and give an example
  3. What are the five kingdoms of life? Give a definition and
    an example
  4. How do scientists know that some life forms are more
    closely related than others?