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1 Genetic material of all living organisms. Biology - 100

2 This antibiotic is made from a fungus that was first discovered growing on an orange and it became the first antibiotic to treat infection. Biology - 200

3 A unicellular microorganism that may cause sickness in humans. An infected human can be treated with an antibiotic. Biology - 300

4 Humans share 99% of the genetic material with this animal. Biology - 400

5 Plants convert sunlight, carbon dioxide and water into energy, producing glucose and oxygen. Biology - 500

6 The basic structural unit for an organism. Cells - 100

7 Genetic information is found in the chromosomes that are located in this cellular structure. Cells - 200

8 Cell walls are almost always found in this type of cell. Cells - 300

9 This organelle is found in the cytoplasm and is responsible for energy production. Cells - 400

10 The process in cell division by which the nucleus divides, typically consisting of four stages (prophase, metaphase, anaphase, and telophase) and normally resulting in two new nuclei, each of which contains a complete copy of the parental chromosomes. Cells - 500

11 A progressive brain disorder that gradually destroys a person's memory and ability to learn, make decisions, communicate, and carry out daily activities. Disease - 100

12 One of out of four deaths in the U.S. is due to this disease, making it the second leading cause of death in Americans. Abnormal cells divide without control and have the ability to invade other tissues. Disease - 200

13 This is a chronic disease of the respiratory system where airways (bronchi) constrict, become inflamed, and are lined with excessive amounts of mucus. Disease - 300

14 This disease is the #1 killer in America. Disease - 400

15 A chronic disease that afflicts 15 to 20 million Americans and is influenced by a person's genes, and a person's lifestyle habits involving this drug. Disease - 500

16 An activity that is done to increase fundamental scientific knowledge and to expand our understanding on different aspects of the world. Investigation & Experiment - 100

17 The area of science that involves the investigation of the biological process and the cause of disease. Investigation & Experiment - 200

18 Predictions based on observed patterns and not random guessing. Investigation & Experiment - 300

19 During this step of the scientific method, scientists gather empirical evidence or data. Investigation & Experiment - 400

20 Though the research process may vary depending on the subject matter and researcher, identify four steps of the scientific method. Investigation & Experiment - 500

21 Laboratory equipment is generally used during this phase of the scientific method to take measurements or gather data. Laboratory equipment - 100

22 An instrument used to see objects that are too small to see with the naked eye. Laboratory Equipment - 200

23 A shallow glass or plastic cylindrical dish that biologists use to culture cells, which may be bacteria, animal, plant, or fungus. Laboratory Equipment - 300

24 A piece of laboratory glassware composed of a finger-like length of glass tubing, open at the top, with a rounded U-shaped bottom. Laboratory Equipment - 400

25 A piece of equipment used for heating, sterilization or combustion. Laboratory Equipment - 500

26 This organ removes cellular waste from the blood and converts it into urine. The Body - 100

27 These are rigid connective organs that make up the skeleton and they are primarily comprised of osseous tissue. The Body - 200

28 This is the largest organ in the body and is responsible for protecting the body against infection. The Body - 300

29 As the heart pumps blood, force is exerted against the walls of the blood vessels. The Body - 400

30 Electrically excitable cells in the nervous system that process and transmit information. The Body - 500

31 Multiple organs and tissues that are concerned with the same function. The Systems - 100

32 Blood circulates through the heart chambers, lungs and the body in order to exchange carbon dioxide and oxygen, deliver nutrients and remove waste products. The Systems - 200

33 The organs in this system create eggs in women and sperm in men; sexual activity may lead to fertilization and pregnancy. The Systems - 300

34 Mouth, tongue, esophagus, stomach, large and small intestine, gallbladder, pancreas, liver, rectum and anus are all part of this system. The Systems - 400

35 T-lympocytes, B-lympocytes and phagocytes are critical in fighting infection. The Systems - 500

36 What is DNA? Biology - 100

37 What is penicillin? Biology - 200

38 What is bacteria? Biology - 300

39 What are mice? Biology - 400

40 What is photosynthesis? Biology - 500

41 What is a cell? Cells - 100

42 What is the nucleus? Cells - 200

43 What is a plant cell? Cells - 300

44 What is mitochondria? Cells - 400

45 What is mitosis? Cells - 500

46 What is Alzheimer's disease? Disease - 100

47 What is cancer? Disease - 200

48 What is asthma? Disease - 300

49 What is heart disease? Disease - 400

50 What is alcoholism? Disease - 500

51 What is research? Investigation & Experiment - 100

52 What is biomedical research? Investigation & Experiment - 200

53 What is a hypothesis? Investigation & Experiment - 300

54 What is observation? Investigation & Experiment - 400

55 What is observation, hypothesis, experimentation, and conclusion? Investigation & Experiment - 500

56 What is an experiment? Laboratory equipment - 100

57 What is a microscope? Laboratory Equipment - 200

58 What is a Petri dish? Laboratory Equipment - 300

59 What is a test tube? Laboratory Equipment - 400

60 What is a Bunsen burner? Laboratory Equipment - 500

61 What is a kidney? The Body - 100

62 What are bones? The Body - 200

63 What is skin? The Body - 300

64 What is blood pressure? The Body - 400

65 What are neurons? The Body - 500

66 What is a system? The Systems - 100

67 What is the cardiovascular system? The Systems - 200

68 What is the reproductive system? The Systems - 300

69 What is the digestive system? The Systems - 400

70 What is the immune system? The Systems - 500

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