- 10.3.10.1.1: What is the role of fertilization in development?
- 10.3.10.1.2: In your own words, define differentiation. Explain your answer, usi...
- 10.3.10.1.3: What class of molecules is primarily responsible for differentiatio...
- 10.3.10.1.4: Describe what happens to the number of cells during cleavage. What ...
- 10.3.10.1.5: List two important results of gastrulation.
- 10.3.10.1.6: Name and describe the three primary germ layers. Give an example of...
Solutions for Chapter 10.3: From One Cell to Many: Making the Organism
Full solutions for BSCS Biology: A Molecular Approach | 9th Edition
See Dry climate.
A type of unconformity in which the beds above and below are parallel.
The largest time unit on the geologic time scale, next in order of magnitude above era.
Large, dome-shaped structure, usually composed of granite, formed by sheeting.
Seafloor sediments consisting of minerals that crystallize from seawater. An important example is manganese nodules.
The composition of igneous rocks lying between felsic and mafic.
A thin, gray layer on the surface of the Moon, consisting of loosely compacted, fragmented material believed to have been formed by repeated meteoritic impacts.
The downslope movement of rock, regolith, and soil under the direct influence of gravity.
The mass of water vapor in a unit mass of dry air; commonly expressed as grams of water vapor per kilogram of dry air.
Refers to the cells or organisms such as bacteria whose genetic material is not enclosed in a nucleus.
A part of a stream channel in which the water suddenly begins flowing more swiftly and turbulently because of an abrupt steepening of the gradient.
A drainage pattern characterized by numerous right-angle bends that develops on jointed or fractured bedrock.
A relatively dense dust cloud in interstellar space that is illuminated by starlight.
Soil developed directly from the weathering of the bedrock below.
Transportation of sediment through a series of leaps or bounces.
A movement common to mass-wasting processes in which the material moving downslope remains fairly coherent and moves along a well-defined surface.
A layer of soil that has identifiable characteristics produced by chemical weathering and other soil-forming processes.
Ultimate base level
Sea level; the lowest level to which stream erosion could lower the land.
A star that has exhausted most or all of its nuclear fuel and has collapsed to a very small size; believed to be near its final stage of evolution.
A band along the ecliptic containing the 12 constellations of the zodiac.