AP BIOLOGY

Mr.Nehme Kourani -BBS

CLASS NOTES

 

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CLASSROOM LECTURES

The following is a list of PowerPoint lectures used in the classroom throughout the school year (you must have Microsoft's PowerPoint software to run the slide shows). Click on the link and you can download the lecture to your desktop.

 

 

UNIT

 

 

 

CHAPTER(S), LECTURE

 

 

 

USEFUL LINKS

 

 

 

1-The Chemistry of Life

 

Chapters 1,2,3 

Chapters 4,5

Chapter 6

 

Biochemistry Problem Sets - University of Arizona

Chemistry Tutorial - University of Arizona

Enzymes, Energy, and Catalysis - University of Arizona

 

 

 

 

2- The Cell

 

 

Chapter 7

Chapter 7A

Chapter 8

Chapter 9

Chapter #10

Chapter 11

Chapter 12

 

 


 

Cell Biology Tutorial - University of Minnesota

Cells Alive! - Quill Graphics

Metabolism Problem Sets - University of Arizona
 

Photosynthesis - Arizona State University
 

Photosynthesis Problem Set 1 - University of Arizona
 

Photosynthesis Problem Set 2 - University of Arizona


 

 

 

 

 

3- Genetics

 

 

Chapter 13

Chapter 14

Chapter 15

Chapter 16

Chapter 17

Chapter 18

Chapter 19

Chapter 20

Chapter 21

 


 

Cell Cycle & Mitosis - University of Arizona

DNA- Access Excellence

Genetics Problem Sets - University of Arizona
 

Human Bio Genetics Problems- University of Arizona

Karyotyping - University of Arizona

Meiosis and Crossing Over - University of Illinois
 

Mendelian Genetics - University of Illinois
 

Molecular Biology - University of Arizona
 

Mutations - University of Illinois
 

Onion Root Mitosis - University of Arizona
 

Protein Synthesis - University of Illinois

 

 

 

 

 

4- Mechanisms of Evolution

 

 

Chapter 22

Chapter 23

Chapter 24

Chapter 25

 


 

 

Darwin - Dr. Urbanowicz
 

Evolution Evidence - University of Illinois

Evolution Misconceptions - Talk Origins Newsgroup
 

Macroevolution - University of Illinois

Microevolution - University of Illinois

The Tree of Life - University of Arizona

 

 

 

 

 

5- The Evolutionary History of Biological Diversity

 

 

Chapter 26

Chapter 27

Chapter 28

Chapter 29

Chapter 30

Chapter 31

Chapter 32

Chapter 33

Chapter 34

 

 

Animals - University of California

Bacteria - University of California

Endangered Species - U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service

Fungi - University of California
 

Eukaryotes - University of California


 

 

 

 

 

 

6- Plant Form and Function

 

 

Chapter 35

Chapter 36

Chapter 37

Chapter 38

Chapter 39

 

 

Chicago Botanic Gardens

Illinois' Best Plants - Chicago Botanic Gardens

Morton Arboretum

National Plant Database - U.S. Dept. of Agriculture
 

 

 

 

 

 

7- Animal Form and Function

 

 

Chapter 40

Chapter 41

Overview of Intestinal Enzymes

Chapter 42

Chapter 43

Overview of the Immune System

Chapter 44

Overview of the Kidney and Nephron

Overview of Nephron Function

Chapter 45

Chapter 46

Chapter 47

Chapter 48

Chapter 49

 

 

 

Human Anatomy - Informative Graphics, Corp.

Human Heart - University of Arizona
 

Immunology - University of Arizona
 

Visible Human Project - National Library of Medicine
 

 

 

 

 

8- Ecology

 

 

Chapter 50

Chapter 51

Chapter 52

Chapter 53

Chapter 54

Chapter 55

 

 

Biodiversity - Southern Illinois University

Biodiversity and Conservation - University of California, Irvine

Current Human Population Counts - U.S. Census

Endangered Species - U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service

World Wildlife Fund

 

 

 

 

9- Review

 

 

 

Sample Multiple Choice Questions

Sample Free Response (Essay) Questions

 
 

 

 

The College Board

 

 

 

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