October 20, 2006, Newsletter Issue #149: 10th Grade Science

Tip of the Week

Tenth Grade Science

*Characteristics of life
*History of plants and animals
*Microscopic life
*Simple organisms: algae, bacteria, fungi
*Vertebrate life
*Mammals and birds
*Plant life
*Protein synthesis
*Genetics and heredity
*Genetic engineering
*Reproduction and growth
*Human biology
*Nutrition and digestion
*Conservation of human resources
*Environmental issues
*Energy in ecosystems
*Scientific method
*Biology and space travel
*Disease and disease control

Courtesy of: http://www.worldbook.com

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