How to study for your midterm – Biology

Below is the PRELIMINARY guide to studying for your biology midterm.

1. How to study: Ecology.

2. How to study: Evolution

3. How to study: Chemistry and Cells

Here’s what to review for your test:

  • Class notes:
  • The packet/chemistry notes and reading.
  • Properties of water lab.
  • Virtual microscopy assignment. (TWF only)
  • Microscopy lab.
  • Organelle chart.
  • Cell size lab.
  • Selective permeability and osmosis lab.
  • Cell membrane models.
  • Cell transport activity (passive and active transport).
  • The following readings (already assigned!): bonding – 141-8; water – 152-3; diffusion 154-6; Membranes: 175-178; osmosis/transport – 195-203 (Up to “Cell reproduction”)
  • Quizzes – Chemistry/bonding; properties of water; organelles; diffusion and selective permeability.
  • The Jeopardy! review program: testreviewjeopardy_cell_membranes_2010_2011