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background image Life 102 Review Questions 1. Why isn’t evolution a theory?
2. What are the four main elements of Life?
3. 99% of body weight is composed of the top ___ elements
4. What is a compound?
5. Which ring of atom has the most energy?
6. What is unique about Inert Gases?
7. What charge does an atom have when there is a balanced ratio of 
protons/electrons? 8. Define covalent bonding
9. What is the difference between polar and nonpolar covalent bonds?
10.What results from ionic bonding?
11.What is the weakest type of bond?
12.What is the weak bond partly responsible for water molecule stability?
13.What is the difference between adhesion and cohesion?
14.Water resists changing _____________
15.What is the unit of measurement for water?
16.What is the definition of Specific Heat?
17.Why does ice float?
18.Give an example of a solvent and a solute in a chemical reaction.
19.Water will interact with what types of molecules because of its polarity?
20.What is the fancy word for water lovin?
21.What is the fancy word for water hatin?
22.If something has a pH value of 4, what is the numberic value of its Hydrogen 
ions? 23.If something has a pH value of 10, what is the numberic value of hydroxide  ions? 24.A high hydrogen concentration = a ________ pH and is ________
25.A high hydroxide concentration = a ________ pH and is _______
26.What is a conjugate acid?
27.As H+ increases, ____ decreases
28.What is the duty of a buffer?
29.What was the miller-urey experiment?
30.How many bonds can one carbon molecule make?
31.What is an isomer?
32.There are three types of isomers. Define them
33.Idk know the functional groups?
34.Explain what dehydration synthesis does
35.Explain how hydrolysis is the reverse of dehydration synthesis
36.What do scientific sugars end in?
37.What is the major functional difference between starch and glycogen?
38.Where do you find chitin in the real world?
39.What is the common name for carbohydrates?
40.What is the common name for lipids?
41.Is a steroid a lipid or a carbohydrate?
42.Name some duties of proteins.
43.What “food group” or common name follows saccharide suffixes?
44.Most sugars appear in _____ form (what shape)
45.Can starch be branched?

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School: Colorado State University
Department: Biology
Course: Biology of Organisms-Animals and Plants
Professor: Jennifer Dewey
Term: Fall 2016
Tags: Life 102, Tanya Dewey, and Study Guide
Name: LIFE 102 Unit 1 Study Guide
Description: A series of questions that cover the entire lecture for the Unit 1 exam. Shared with the class in time for the final; three girls in my hall claim I brought their grades up a letter.
Uploaded: 02/03/2016
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