- 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
A fog formed when warm, moist air is blown over a cool surface.
An instrument used to determine wind speed.
The brightness of a star when viewed from Earth.
The process by which large quantities of sand are added to the beach system to offset losses caused by wave erosion.
The total mass of a defined organism or group of organisms in a particular area or ecosystem.
Blowout (deflation hollow)
A depression excavated by the wind in easily eroded deposits.
A small body that generally revolves about the Sun in an elongated orbit.
One of three basic cloud forms; also the name given one of the clouds of vertical development. Cumulus are billowy individual cloud masses that often have flat bases.
The combined effect of evaporation and transpiration.
A tilted fault block in which the higher side is associated with mountainous topography and the lower side is a basin that fills with sediment.
Inclination of the axis
The tilt of Earth’s axis from the perpendicular to the plane of Earth’s orbit.
A sequence of stars on the Hertzsprung-Russell diagram, containing the majority of stars, that runs diagonally from the upper left to the lower right.
An igneous pluton that is not tabular in shape.
The material upon which a soil develops.
That part of geologic time represented by rocks containing abundant fossil evidence. The eon extending from the end of the Proterozoic eon (about 540 million years ago) to the present.
A mechanical weathering process characterized by the splitting-off of slablike sheets of rock.
Any size group of interacting parts that form a complex whole.
See Alpine glacier.
An isolated, steep-sided, erosional remnant consisting of lava that once occupied the vent of a volcano.