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GED Science: Tutoring Solution Final Exam

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Question 1 1. ALL atoms of the same element have:

Question 2 2. Which of the four extraembryonic membranes maintains the same form and function in birds and mammals?

Question 3 3. When faced with the choice of helping out a relative or a stranger in a life threatening situation, instinctively, one will select to help a relative. This is explained best by:

Question 4 4. Which term refers to the process of sperm gaining motility?

Question 5 5. If oxygen-rich blood flows through a capillary that passes through tissue that is already saturated with oxygen, what will happen?

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Question 6 6. What spectral classification is the least common?

Question 7 7. Which of the following was the instrument used for the discovery of the electron?

Question 8 8. What causes antibody and antigen receptor diversity among lymphocytes?

Question 9 9. If fertilization occurs it's usually _____.

Question 10 10. How is the olivine group of silicates different from quartz?

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Question 11 11. Which of the following is NOT a hydrophobic substance?

Question 12 12. In the diagram of an electric force field, the spacing of the field lines:

Question 13 13. Cells convert energy stored in sugar into energy stored in a more useable form of energy. What molecule contains this more useable energy?

Question 14 14. The right ventricle pumps blood into:

Question 15 15. Humans are animals which are best classified as:

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Question 16 16. What type of galaxy is shown in this picture?

Question 17 17. How is the phospholipid bilayer oriented?

Question 18 18.

Which of the following statements is true?

I. The one thousandth base pair on chromosome one of an organism is an example of a locus.

II. Changing the DNA in a gene by one base pair could create a new allele.

III. A somatic cell in a diploid organism possesses two copies of each homolog.

Question 19 19. What happens when the Sun runs out of fuel?

Question 20 20. In what singular part is chlorophyll located?

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Question 21 21. Which of the following does not describe plants?

Question 22 22. When plates that are higher at the spreading center flow downhill and eventually flatten out to the ocean floor, we call that _____.

Question 23 23. Lobbying refers to:

Question 24 24. Hemoglobin acts primarily as _____.

Question 25 25. Consider a satellite orbiting the earth at 17,500 MPH. What would happen to a rock released from the satellite?

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Question 26 26. If a person suffered damage to the temporal lobe, which of the following is a likely consequence?

Question 27 27. Avery ruled out RNA as the transforming principle by using _____.

Question 28 28. An example of a good conductor is:

Question 29 29. What part of the mitochondria creates more space for cellular respiration?

Question 30 30. In a _____, the _____ dissolves the _____.

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Question 31 31. After an earthquake, P waves, or compression waves

Question 32 32. Which of the following is not a way in which carbon can exit living plant material in the carbon cycle?

Question 33 33. An undiscovered resource is

Question 34 34. What is the difference between stellar and solar astronomy?

Question 35 35. Which of the following will react violently with water to form a base?

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Question 36 36. Which parts of the electromagnetic spectrum can we see?

Question 37 37. Cloud formation is an example of condensation because _____.

Question 38 38. Which of the following functions is controlled by the autonomic nervous system?

Question 39 39. The hominoid group includes all of the following except:

Question 40 40. Consider a man walking around a house in a rectangle pattern. He walks 70 feet across the front, 30 feet along the side, 70 feet along the back, and 30 feet along the other side to bring him back to where he began. How much distance did this man cover?

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Question 41 41. X and Y are elements that are isotopes to each other. Which of the following is true about X and Y?

Question 42 42.

Replication precedes which of the following types of cell division?

I. Mitosis

II. Meiosis I

III. Meiosis II

Question 43 43. What is the function of the acrosome?

Question 44 44. Which of the folllowing is the last stage of mammalian development to occur before implantation in the uterus?

Question 45 45. Which of the following is not true of cardiac muscle?

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Question 46 46. What are the three circulation cells in each hemisphere?

Question 47 47. Which of the following can be found in the second period?

Question 48 48. Consider a sample with a mass of 250 grams. Calculate the density of the sample if it displaces 100 cc of water.

Question 49 49. When the mantle pushes the edges of a tectonic plate higher, gravity can pull downward on it, causing the plate to move. This is known as what?

Question 50 50. Which is true about the eye of a hurricane?

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