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SS1: BIOLOGY - 1ST TERM

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  1. Introduction to Biology | Week 1
    6 Topics
    |
    1 Quiz
  2. Recognizing Living Things | Week 2
    3 Topics
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    1 Quiz
  3. Organisation of Life | Week 3
    3 Topics
  4. Classification of Living Organisms | Week 4
    7 Topics
    |
    1 Quiz
  5. Kingdom Prokaryotae / Monera & Kingdom Protista | Week 5
    3 Topics
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    3 Quizzes
  6. Kingdom Fungi & Kingdom Plantae | Week 6
    9 Topics
    |
    2 Quizzes
  7. Kingdom Animalia I | Week 7
    6 Topics
    |
    1 Quiz
  8. Kingdom Animalia II | Week 8
    5 Topics
    |
    1 Quiz
  9. The Cell | Week 9
    3 Topics
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    1 Quiz
  10. The Cell Structure and Functions | Week 10
    4 Topics
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    1 Quiz
  11. The Cell and its Environment | Week 11
    4 Topics
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    1 Quiz
  12. Nutrition in Plants | Week 12
    4 Topics
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    1 Quiz



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Lesson 1, Topic 6
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Theory Questions
– Introduction to Biology

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Introduction to Biology – Theory Questions:

1a. Define the term Biology.
b. The term Biology is drawn from two Greek words __________ and _________.
c. List ten occupations in life in which the knowledge of Biology is applicable.
2. Outline the steps you would follow in reporting an experiment.

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Introduction to Biology – Theory Questions:

1a. Define the term Biology.

Answer: Biology is a branch of science that studies living things.

 

b. The term Biology is drawn from two Greek words __________ and _________.

Answer:

“Bios” means life and “logos” means the study of

 

c. List ten occupations in life in which the knowledge of Biology is applicable.

Answer:

  • Medicine
  • Agriculture/Farming
  • Biotechnology
  • Dentistry
  • Genetic Engineering
  • Nursing
  • Food Technology
  • Engineering
  • Pharmacologist
  • Forensic Scientist
  • Environmental Scientist
  • Genetic Counselor

 

2. Outline the steps you would follow in reporting an experiment.

Answer:

– Date of the Experiment

– The aim or purpose of the experiment

– Make a list of all the materials/equipment used in carrying out the equipment.

– A step-by-step explanation of the methods or procedures followed

– A report or record of all the changes observed during the experiment.

– The findings/results and observations obtained are used to make conclusions and generalizations which can be communicated to other scientists for further investigation or verification.

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