AP Biology Pre-Discussion Questions: Interactions 2- Reproduction

Instructions:

Topic Presentation:

Textbook Reading:

Principles of Life:

OpenStax Biology:

Biozone Pages:

Supplementary Resources:

Crashcourse Biology Videos:

Crashcourse Anatomy & Physiology Videos:

Videos by Paul Andersen:

Questions to answer:

Things you should make sure you understand:

Instructions:  

Topic Presentation:  

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Textbook Reading:

Principles of Life:

OpenStax Biology:

Biozone Pages:

Supplementary Resources:

Crashcourse Biology Videos:

The Reproductive System: How Gonads Go - CrashCourse Biology #34

The Plants & The Bees: Plant Reproduction - CrashCourse Biology #38

Crashcourse Anatomy & Physiology Videos:

The material in this video is addressed by Videos 40 - 43 on the CrashCourse Anatomy & Physiology Playlist.

Videos by Paul Andersen:

Plant Structure

The Reproductive System


Questions to answer:

  1. Compare the sexual life cycles of fungi, animals, and plants.
  2. What features of fungal sexual life cycles do all sexually reproductive fungi have in common?
  3. What features of animal sexual life cycles do all sexually reproductive animals have in common?
  4. How typical is the menstruation of human females among those of female mammals in general?
  5. What features of plant sexual life cycles do all sexually reproductive plants have in common?
  6. What is the adaptive advantage of the following aspects of angiosperm reproduction:
  1. pollen
  2. seeds
  3. fruit
  4. flowers

Things you should make sure you understand:

(feel free to ask questions about them in class)