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Bio 121 Final Exam Study Guide (Wiles) (Syracuse University) (Biology 121) (Biology 121 Final Exam Wiles)

by: Holden Hershey

Bio 121 Final Exam Study Guide (Wiles) (Syracuse University) (Biology 121) (Biology 121 Final Exam Wiles) BIO 121

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Study Guide/ Terms Concepts to know for the Final. In depth explanation of the final week's lecture slides. Most of the exam is on the material covered after Exam 3. Some of the questio...
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Primary Consumers Third Trophic Level Secondary Consumers Fourth Trophic Level Tertiary Consumers Fifth Trophic Level Decomposers Initial Energy is absorbedfrom the sun Heat is released and transferred as Energy Flow continues Hvdrologic Cycle Movement oi moist air 40000 Aunosphere Condensatp 13000 p M iM 0 Zlt udf0rmaMgtn V Precipitation on land 71000 111000 Evaporation Precipitation from ocean to ocean 425000 385000 quotb 239i H U L quot5 vaporatlonfromsoll 7 E A 0 ms rivers and lakes 5 2 1 1 40000 Ocean 1 350000000 1 pp v M 7 6 Percolation through soil and porous rock I 1 1 EEO00 O 2007 Thomson Higher Education Carbon Cycle 1 Photosynthesis by plants Carbon Dioxide released as a byproduct 2 Decomposition from soil Soil microorganism respiration Animal Plant Respiration 3 Plants decompose make natural gas over time 4 Natural Gas Oil are harvested by human activity 5 Combustion Human activities release C02 into the atmosphere More carbon dioxide is constantly released and then broken 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C U 0 3 100 Savanna 9 lt 0 10 O 10 20 30 Average temperature C Arctic Tundra Precipitation Less than 100cm per year Average Temperature 0 C or lower Soil Fertility Low Plant L139fe Scarce Animal Life Scarce Boreal Forest Precipitation 50 150cm per year Average Temperature Around 0 C Soil Fertility Average Plant L139fe Varies Animal Life Average Temperate Rain Forest Precipitation 200cm 300cm per year Average Temperature 10C 20C Soil Fertility High Plant Life Plentiful Animal Life Plentiful Temperate Deciduous Forest Precipitation 1 00cm 200cm per year Average Temperature 10C 20C Soil Fertility Average to High Plant Life Plentiful Need for resources Spacefood water Atmospheric Carbon Dioxide Green House Gasses quot Leads to rise in Global Temperature Greenhouse Gases Changes in Selected Atmospheric Greenhouse Gases Preindustrial to Present Estimated Pre 175O Present Gas Concentration Concentration Carbon dioxide 280 ppm 377 ppm Methane 730 ppb 1847 ppb Nitrous oxide 270 ppb 319 ppb Tropospheric ozone 25 ppb 34 ppb CFC12 O ppt 545 ppt CFC11 O ppt 253 ppt Source Carbon lio39ide Information Aiialysis Center Environmental Sciences li39ision Oak Ridge National Llltr lltr ppm 2 parts per million ppb parts per billion ppt parts per trillion 39 lerived from in situ sampling at tlmna Lon Hawaii All other data from Mace Head Ireland monitoring site Important Themes Concepts to be familiar with for the Final Exam Levels of Biological Organization Cell is the basic Unit of life Feedback Mechanisms Concepts from Chemistry Atoms Polarity Compounds Types of Bonds CohesionAdhesion Properties of Water Carbon Organic Molecules lsomers Polymers Macromolecules 4 major macromolecules 9 Protein Structure Function in DNA Replication T ranscription Translation 1 0 Nucleic Acids Types of Nucleotides 11 Di erences between DNA and RNA 12 Biological Membranes and Di usion 13 Active and Passive Transport Which require energy Which do not 14 Di erence between a catabolic reaction and an 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