What is organization level from smallest to largest
chemical, cellular, tissue, organ, organ system, organismal
What is ATP cycling?
is the continues formation and breakdown of ATP. This cycling involves ATP formation(an endergonic reaction) and ATP splitting (an exergonic reaction). ATP is formed when energy is released in exergonic reactions using glucose or other fuel molecules from the foods we eat.
What is diffusion?
Movement of molecules from an area of higher concentration to an area of lower concentration.
What is Osmosis?
Diffusion of water through a selectively permeable membrane
What are ion pumps?
Carrier proteins that carry cations and anions across a plasma membrane
What is protein synthesis?
the formation of proteins by using information contained in DNA and carried by mRNA
What are the major types of tissue?
epithelial, connective, muscle, nervous
What is epithelial tissue?
for protection, secretions, and sensations
What is muscular tissue?
What is nervous tissue?
for signals and communication
What is connective tissue?
provides support for your body and connects all its parts