life science: Genes & Molecular Machines (heredity (genotype (genotype…
life science: Genes & Molecular Machines
types of cells
eukaryotic is a cell with a nucleus and other internal organelles.
prokaryotic is an organism whose cells do not have an enclosed nucleus.
heredity is the passing of traits from parents to offspring.
genotype is an organism's genetic makeup or allele combinations.
phenotype is an organism's physical appearance.
mitosis is body cell division in which the nucleus divides containing the same number of chromosomes.
cell division is the process in reproduction and growth by which a cell divides to form daughter cells.
meiosis is a type of cell division that results in 4 daughter cells each with half the number of chromosomes of the parent cell.
flowering plants and seeds
a reproductive process in which pollen from one plant is transferred to the stigma of another plant.
the transfer of pollen to the stigma of the same plant.