BIOS 1700 LIFE SCIENCE FOR NON-MAJORS

STUDY GUIDE FOR THE UNIT ONE EXAM

 

The exam will consist of ten questions, each worth up to 10 points.

 

You will be expected to solve problems similar to those you encountered in Chapters 1, 2 and 3 of the BIOS 1700 Course Pack. You will NOT be expected to answer specific questions regarding national and state benchmarks. You will NOT be expected to answer problems like the pre-assessment problems at the start of each chapter.

 

You will be expected to solve problems similar to those you have encountered in class with reference to the silver box, your discussion of the "Two Faces of Science", and concept mapping problems.

 

At least one question may come directly out of the reading "Finding Out What Children Think" (CP pp. 11-20).

 

The exam will include a question consisting of a series of multiple-choice problems associated with one or more of the Annenberg films.