Mrs. Moran

Biology

Posted: September 15, 2016

Science 9:

Please complete the Cell Parts crossword puzzle that was handed out in class.

Biology 122:

Please complete the review sheet on section 10-3 that was handed out in class.

Please read the article on Henrietta Lacks and write a response to the following two questions.  Your answers should be in complete sentences and, in paragraph form.

1. What rights do we have over the posthumous use of our bodies for medical research?  Should we always give consent, or should our bodies be available to science if they have the chance to contribute to the betterment of society?

2. Why do you think scientists felt they had the right to take cells from Lack's body and use them in research? 


Posted: September 14, 2016

Science 9:

Please answer the following questions in complete sentences, and pass in tomorrow:

1.  Name two structures that are found in plant cells, but not animal cells.

2.  What organelle provides energy for the cell?

 

Biology 122:

Attention!  Please disregard the "Henrietta Lacks" article that was passed out in class today.  It is missing pages! 

I will replace it tomorrow.  My apologies :)

Posted: June 6, 2016

Math 9:

Please complete #3 and #4 on p. 448.

 

Biology 122:

Please complete # 1 - 4 on p. 377.

 

Psychology 120:

We started exam review.  Please remember to get a copy of the review sheets if you were absent.

Posted: May 20, 2016

Math 9:

Please complete the Mid-Unit Review questions on p. 403.  You will have a short quiz during the second half of class on Tuesday!

Posted: May 20, 2016

Biology 122:

The Endocrine and Reproductive Systems test will be on Tuesday.  Answers to the review questions from the textbook are posted below.

 

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Posted: May 12, 2016

Math 9:

Please complete #3 - #8 on p. 388 - 389.

 

Posted: May 10, 2016

Math 9:

Please complete the review questions on 377-379.  #1, 2, 3, 4, 6, 7, 9, 11, 12, 14, 15, 17, 19.

If finished, please attempt the Practice Test on p. 380.

Your test on Similarity and Transformation test will be tomorrow!

 

Posted: May 3, 2016

Math 9:

Please attempt #3, 5, 6 on p. 373.

 

Biology 122:

Please complete the following questions to prepare for tomorrow's quiz on Mutations & Genetic Engineering.  Answers are posted below.

Mutations:

p. 315  #23

Genetic Engineering:

p. 337-338  # 4, 5, 9, 10; # 15, 16, 18, 21, 22, 23, 25, 31

 

 

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Posted: May 2, 2016

Math 9:

Please complete and pass in the worksheet on "Rotation of Shapes."

Please complete #9, 10a, 12, 13, 14 p. 366-367.

Biology 122:

Please complete your Gel Electrophoresis Lab Report.  Be sure to include the following in your discussion/conclusions.

 

"Based on the results of the experiment . . . "

 

Indicate which dyes are positively charged, and which are negatively charged.

 

What is the composition of the unknown sample?

 

Which dye molecules traveled farthest/shortest distances through the gel? Why?

 

Discuss any problems/possible explanations for unexpected results.

 

 

 

 

Posted: April 27, 2016

Math 9:

Please complete # 4, 5, 6, 7, 8 on p. 365 - 366.

Biology 122:

Please complete the section review questions from chapter 13-2:  #1 - 5 on p. 326.

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