- 16.3.1: Describe the structure of a nucleosome, the basic unit of DNA packi...
- 16.3.2: What two properties, one structural and one functional, distinguish...
- 16.3.3: make connections Interphase chromosomes appear to be attached to th...
Solutions for Chapter 16.3: A chromosome consists of a DNA molecule packed together with proteins
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Two stars revolving around a common center of mass under their mutual gravitational attraction.
The scientific study of climate.
The steep gradient that leads to the deep-ocean floor and marks the seaward edge of the continental shelf.
Located beneath the mantle, it is the innermost layer of Earth. The core is divided into an outer core and an inner core.
A texture of metamorphic rocks that gives the rock a layered appearance.
A succession of organisms in an ecological community through which food energy is transferred from producers through herbivores and on to one or more carnivores.
An undulating layer of till deposited as the ice front retreats.
An isolated mountain remnant characteristic of the late stage of erosion in an arid region.
A line drawn on a map connecting points of equal atmospheric pressure, usually corrected to sea level.
Compensation of the lithosphere when weight is added or removed. When weight is added, the lithosphere will respond by subsiding, and when weight is removed, there will be uplift.
A topography consisting of numerous depressions called sinkholes.
Magnetic time scale
A scale that shows the ages of magnetic reversals and is based on the polarity of lava flows of various ages.
A number given to a celestial object to express its relative brightness.
The change of state from a solid to a liquid.
Monthly mean temperature
The mean temperature for a month that is calculated by averaging the daily means.
Anticyclones that are assumed to occupy the inner polar regions and are believed to be thermally induced, at least in part.
In any undeformed sequence of sedimentary rocks, each bed is older than the layers above and younger than the layers below.
Transform fault boundary
A boundary in which two plates slide past one another without creating or destroying lithosphere.
Fog created when air moves up a slope and cools adiabatically.
A band along the ecliptic containing the 12 constellations of the zodiac.