Characteristics of Life Crossword
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Liquid part of a cell inside the cell membrane
Membrane surrounded component of a eukaryotic cell with a specialized function
Stiff structure outside the cell membrane that protects a cell from attack by viruses and other harmful organisms
A large macromolecule that does not dissolve in water
Series of chemical reactions that convert light energy, water, and carbon dioxide into the food energy molecule glucose and give off oxygen
Process by which glucose is broken down into smaller molecules
Process during which a cell takes in a substance by surrounding it with the cell membrane
The movement of substances through a cell membrane using the cell's energy
Macromolecules that form when long chains of molecules called nucleotides join together.
When joining many small molecules together
One sugar molecule, two sugar molecules, or a long chain of sugar molecules
Network of threadlike proteins joined together that gives a cell it's shape and helps it move
Long chains of amino acid molecules
All living things are made of one or more cells, the cell is the smallest unit of life, and all new cells come from preexisting cells
Reaction that eukaryotic and prokaryotic cells can use to obtain energy from food when oxygen levels are low
Process during which a cell's vesicles release their contents outside the cell
Flexible covering that protects the inside of a cell from the environment outside the cell
Movement of substance through a cell membrane without using the cell's energy
Membrane-bound organelle that uses light energy and males glucose from water and carbon dioxide in the process of photosynthesis
An organism's ability to maintain steady internal conditions when outside conditions change
The smallest unit of life
Living things that are made of only one cell
Movement of substances from an area of higher concentration to an area of lower concentration
Series of chemical reactions that convert the energy in food molecules into a usable form of energy called ATP
Things that have all the characteristics of life
Living things that are made from two or more cells
Part of a eukaryotic cell that directs cell activity and contains genetic info stored in DNA

Characteristics Of Life Crossword

Characteristics Of Life Crossword
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An organism's ability to maintain steady internal conditions when outside conditions change
Something that has all of the characteristics of life
A substance that forms when small molecules join together
A long chain of amino acid molecules
A large macromolecule that does not dissolve in water
Stiff structure outside the cell membrane that protects a cell from attack from viruses and other harmful organisms
Liquid part of a cell inside the cell membrane
Network of threadlike proteins joined together that gives a cell its shape and helps it move
Membrane-surrounded component of a eukaryotic cell with a specialized function
Movement of substances through a cell membrane without using the cell's energy
Process during which a cell takes in a substance by surrounding it with the cell membrane
Process during which a cell's vesicles release their contents outside the cell
Process by which glucose is broken down into smaller molecules
"Protein factories" produced in the nucleolus
Reaction that eukaryotic and prokaryotic cells can use to obtain energy from food when oxygen levels are low
A living thing that is made up of two or more cells
Series of chemical reactions that convert light energy, carbon dioxide, and water into the food energy molecule glucose and give off oxygen

Cell Structure and Function Crossword

Cell Structure and Function Crossword
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All living things are made of one or more cells
Long chains of amino acid molecules
A fluid inside a cell that contains salts and other molecules
Formed by joining many small molecules together
Macromolecules that form when long chains of molecules called nucleotides join together
A large macromolecule that does not dissolve in water
A network of threadlike proteins that are joined together
Structures that have specialized functions. They are surrounded by membranes
Membrane-bound organelles that use light energy and make food-a sugar called glucose-from water and carbon dioxide
The movement of substances through a cell membrane without using the cell's energy
The movement of substances from an area of higher concentration to an area of lower concentration
the diffusion of water molecules only through a membrane
Molecules pass through a cell membrane using special proteins called transport proteins
The movement of substances through a cell membrane only by using the cell's energy
The process during which a cell takes in a substance by surrounding it with the cell membrane
The process during which a cell'svesicles release their contents outside the cell

Characteristics of Life Crossword

Characteristics of Life Crossword
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Something that has all the charcateristics of life.
The smallest unit of all life.
A living thing made up of only one cell.
A living thing made up of two or more cells.
An organisms ability to maintain steady internal conditions when outside conditions change.
Substance that forms when many small molecules join together.
Theory that states: All living things are made up one or more cells; Cells are the smallest unit of life; All new cells come from preexisting cells.
A macromolecule made up of one or more sugar molecules. This is the body's main source of energy.
Long chain of ammino acid molecules.
Large macromolecule that doesn't dissovle in water.
A macromolecule that forms when long chains of nucleotides molecules join together.
The fexlable covering surrounding the cell to protect the inside of the cell from the environment outside the cell.
Stiff structure outside the cell membrane that protects cell from attack of viruses and any other harmful organism.
Membrane-surrounded component of a eukaryotic cell with a specialized function.
Liquid part of a cell inside the cell membrane.
Network of thread like protiens joined together that gives cells their shape and helps them move.
Part of a eukaryotic cell that directs cell activity and contains genetic info stored in DNA.
Movement of substances through a cell membrane without using the cells energy
Membrane-bound organelle that uses light energy and make glucose from water and carbn dioxide in the process of photosythesis.
Movement of substances through a cell membrane using the cell's energy.
Movement of substances from an area of lower concentration.
Process during which a cell takes in a substance by surrounding it with the cell membrane
Process by which cell's vesicals release their contents outside the cell.
Reaction that eukaryotes and prokaryote cells can use to obtain energy when oxygen levels are low.
Series of chemical reactions that convert light energy, water and carbon dioxide into food energy glucose and give off oxygen.
Process by which glucose is broken down into smaller parts.

Characteristics of Life Vocabulary Crossword

Characteristics of Life Vocabulary Crossword
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Something that has all the characteristics of life
The smallest unit of life
Living thing that is made up of only one cell
Living thing made up of two or more cells
Organism's ability to maintain steady internal conditions when outside conditions change
All living things are made of cells, cells are the smallest units of life, and all new cells come from existing cells
Substance that forms from joining many small molecules together
Macromolecule that forms when long chains of molecules called nucleotides join together
Long chain of amino acid molecules
Large macromolecule that does not dissolve in water
Macromolecule made up of one or more sugar molecules
Flexible covering that protects the inside of a cell from the environment outside the cell
Stiff structure outside the cell membrane that protects a cell from attack by viruses and other harmful organisms
Liquid part of a cell inside the cell membrane
Network of threadlike proteins joined together that gives a cell its shape and helps it move
Membrane-surrounded component of a eukaryotic cell with a specialized function
Part of a eukaryotic cell that directs cell activity and contains genetic info stored in DNA
Membrane-bound organelle that uses light energy and makes glucose from water and carbon dioxide in the process of photosynthe
Movement of substances through a cell membrane without using the cell's energy
Movement of substances from an area of higher concentration to an area of lower concentration
The movement of substances through a cell membrane using the cell's energy
Process during which a cell takes in a substance by surrounding it with the cell membrane
Process during which a cell's vesicles release their contents outside the cell
Series of chemical reactions that convert the energy in food molecules into a usable form of energy called ATP
Process by which glucose is broken down into smaller molecules
Reaction that eukaryotic and prokaryotic cells can use to obtain energy from food when oxygen levels are low
Series of chemical reactions that convert light energy, water, and carbon dioxide into the food energy molecule glucose and g

Characteristics of Life vocab Crossword

Characteristics of Life vocab  Crossword
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Something that has all the characteristics of life.
The smallest unit of life.
Living things that are made up of only one cell.
Living things that are made up of two or more cells.
Organisms ability to maintain steady internal conditions when outside conditions change.
States that all living things are made up of one or more cells, the cell is the smallest unit of life, and all new cells come form preexisting cells.
Form joining many small molecules together.
Macromolecules that form when long chains of molecules called nucleotides join together.
Long chains of amino acid molecules.
Is a large macromolecule that does not dissolve in water.
One sugar molecule, two sugar molecules, or a long chain of sugar molecules.
Flexible covering that protects the inside of a cell from the environment outside the cell.
Stiff structure outside the cell membrane that protects a cell from attack by viruses and other harmful organism.
Liquid part of a cell inside the cell membrane.
Network of threadlike proteins joined together that gives a cell its shape and helps it move.
Membrane-surrounded component of a eukaryotic cell with a specialized function.
Part of a eukaryotic cell that directs cell activity and contains genetic info stored in DNA.
Membrane-bound organelle that uses light energy and makes glucose from water and carbon dioxide in the process of photosynthesis.
Movement of substances through a cell membrane without using the cell's energy.
Movement of substances from an area of higher concentration to an area of lower concentration.
The movement of substances through a cell membrane using the cell's energy.
Process during which a cell takes in a substance by surrounding it with the cell membrane.
Process during which a cell's vesicles release their contents outside the cell.
Series of chemical reactions that convert the energy in food molecules into a usable form of energy called ATP.
Process by which glucose is broken down into smaller molecules.
Reaction that eukaryotic and prokaryotic cells can use to obtain energy from food when oxygen levels are low.
Series of chemical reactions that convert light energy, water, and carbon dioxide into the food energy molecule glucose and give off oxygen.

Food and Nutrition Crossword

Food and Nutrition  Crossword
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The starches and sugars present in foods which are made up of carbon, oxygen, and hydrogen, which are used to store energy for the body.
An indigestible complex carbohydrate that is found in the tough, stringy parts of vegetables, fruits, and whole grains.
The amount of energy required by the body to maintain minimum essential life functions.
Nutrients that help build and maintain body cells and tissues which are made of long chains of molecules called amino acids.
Substances in food that your body needs to grow, to repair itself, and to supply you with energy.
A fatty substance that does not dissolve in water.
Units of heat that measure the energy used by the body and the energy that foods supply to the body.
The long stiff fibers that make up the walls of plant cells which are made of long chains of glucose (sugar) molecules linked together.
The kinds and amounts of food and drinks a person usually consumes (eats & drinks).
The total of all the chemical reactions an organism needs to survive. The process of chemical digestion and its related reactions.
The Nutrition Label helps you determine the amount of calories and nutrients in one serving of food.
Special carbohydrates that are found in foods like rice, wheat, corn, potatoes, and peas.
Specific chemical compounds which are the building blocks of proteins.
When the amount of calories you consume is EQUAL to the amount of energy calories your body uses during activity during a day.

Biomolecules Crossword

Biomolecules Crossword
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are proteins catalysts that speed up the rate of a chemical reactions in the body
are the building blocks/subunits of proteins
are macromolecules made of many monomers joined together
are the building blocks/subunits of nucleic acids
is a polysaccharide made of glucose units hooked together found in plant cell walls
are organic compounds commonly called fats and oils.
are organic compounds used to store and release energy
contains the elements carbon, hydrogen,oxygen and nitrogen and is composed of amino acids examples are insulin,hemglobin and enzymes
are the small building blocks of polymers
is a simple one unit sugar such as glucose or fructose having the formula C6H12O6
are the largest carbohydrate molecules, they are polymers composed of many monosaccharides linked together(starch, glycogen, chitin, etc.)
are macromolecules such as DNA and RNA
links amino acids together
is a polysaccharide consisting of highly branched chains of glucose units used as food storage in plants
a polysaccharide with highly branched chains of glucose units, used by animals to store food

Biomolecules Crossword

Biomolecules Crossword
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What biomolecule carries genetic information
What biomolecule is used for quick energy
What biomolecule stores long-term energy
What biomolecule makes muscle
Sugars, starches, and cellulose
Fats, oils, wax, cholesterol, cell membrane, and testoserone
DNA and RNA
Cartilage, meats, nuts, beans, feathers, skin, and hair
A carbohydrate whose molecules consist of a number of sugar molecules bonded together
Its simple sugars and its the most basic units of carbohydrates
It consists of two monosaccharide molecules joined together
Which fatty acid can have one or more bonds
Which fatty acid has only single bonds
Formed from glycerol and three fatty acid groups
What is a lipid that contains a phosphate group in its molecule
What is a large number of amino-acids that are bonded together in a chain
Is a amino acid a polymer or a monomer
It forms the basic structural unit (base) of nucleic acids
Is DNA or RNA a monomer or polymer
Only biomolecule with nitrogen

Cell Transport Crossword

Cell Transport Crossword
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An organism's ability to maintain steady internal conditions when outside conditions change
Hydrophobic tails are facing inward and their hydrophilic heads are outward
The movement of substances through a cell membrane without using the cell's energy
The movement of substances from an area of higher concentration to an area of lower concentration
The diffusion of water molecules only through a membrane
When molecules pass through a cell membrane using special proteins called transport proteins
The movement of substances through a cell membrane only by using the cell's energy
Cells energy
The process during which a cell takes in a substance by surrounding it with the cell membrane
The process by which certain living cells called phagocytes ingest or engulf other cells or particles
a process by which liquid droplets are ingested by living cells
The process during which a cell’s vesicles releases their contents outside the cell
The maximum pressure that develops in a solution separated from a solvent by a membrane permeable only to the solvent
Having a lower osmotic pressure than the surrounding environment is called
Having a higher osmotic pressure than the surrounding environment is called
Having equal osmotic pressure with the surrounding environment is called

Photosynthesis and Cellular Respiration Crossword

Photosynthesis and Cellular Respiration Crossword
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The first step of Cellular Respiration where glucose is broken in half and 2 ATP energy units are released.
Short for Adenosine Triphosphate. It is the energy that is released when the mitochondrion breaks down the sugars you have eaten.
The second of two major stages in photosynthesis, involving atmospheric CO2 fixation and reduction of the fixed carbon into carbohydrate.
The steps in photosynthesis that occur on the thylakoid membranes of the chloroplast and that convert solar energy to the chemical energy of ATP and NADPH, evolving oxygen in the process.
The small openings on the undersides of most leaves through which oxygen and carbon dioxide can move
Organism that can capture energy from sunlight or chemicals and use it to produce its own food from inorganic compounds; also called a producer.
An organelle inside a plant cell only where photosynthesis takes place
An organism that must eat plants or other animals for food
An organelle inside an animal AND plant cell where cellular respiration takes place
The process by which plants use carbon dioxide + energy from the sun to create sugars and oxgen
Produces 36 ATP energy units for each sugar molecule broken up
The process that takes place inside all eukaryotic cells (both plants and animals) that breaks down sugars to produce energy in the form of ATP
Cellular respiration that takes place when there is oxygen
Cellular respiration that takes place where there is NO oxygen
Sugars produced by photosynthesis
Primary light absorbing pigment in autotrophs