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Introduction to Biology.

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Relate the relevance of biology to a persons daily life. Describe the importance of biology in human society. List the characteristic of living thing. Distinguish between homeostasis and metabolism and between growth, development and reproduction.
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Science is the study in which observations are made, experiments are done and logical conclusions are drawn in order to understand the principles of nature.

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Biology is the Scientfic study of life. Derived from Greek word,

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Biology is concerned with all living

things. There are many branches of biology. Every one is study of a group of organism.
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Branches of Biology

Zoology is concerned with animals.


Who does make the observation

about zoology is called Zoologist.


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Botany is concerned with plants Who does make the observation

about the botany is called Botanist.


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Cytology is the study of cells.

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Ecology is the science which studies the

releationship of living things between each other and their environment. Also ecology is concerned with pollution. Such as air and water pollution

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Genetics is the study of how

features is passed to offspring from their parents.


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Anatomy is the study of the inner

organs of the body (kidney, hert, liver etc.)

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Microbiology is the study of

microscopic life. For ex. Bacteria.

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Taxonomy is the study of the

classification of living organisms. Classification is made groups of organisms.

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Ornithology is the study of birds.

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Entomology is the study of insects. Such as mosquito and spider

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Parasithology is the study of parsites. Parasites are harmful organisms for

living things.

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Bacteriology is the study of

bacteria

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Mycology is the study of fungi.

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Virology is the study of viruses.

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Physiology is concerned function

of tissue, organs and systems.

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Morphology is concerned with

phenotype (Apearance) of living things.

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1. Cellular Level

Atoms molecules organelles cells

Embryology studies Tissues organs organthe systems

2. Organismal Level

developmental patterns of 3. Population Level Population from species biological community organisms zygote to birth.
4. Ecosystem Level
Biological community + physical habitat (soil, water,
atmosphere)

5. The Biosphere
The entire planet thought of as an ecosystem
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