AP Biology Pre-Discussion Questions: Regulation 2- Development

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:

Animal Development: We're Just Tubes - Crash Course Biology #16

Crashcourse Anatomy & Physiology Videos:

Reproductive System #4: Pregnancy & Development- CrashCourse A&P #43

Videos by Paul Andersen:

Plant Structure

The Reproductive System

Development: Timing & Control


Questions to answer:

  1. Explain what happens during each of the following phases of animal development:
  1. fertilization
  2. cleavage
  3. gastrulation
  4. neurulation
  5. organogenesis
  1. Diagram the structure of the amniotic egg, label each membrane and provide a brief description of their functions.
  2. What is the function of the placenta in eutherian mammals?
  3. What would you expect would happen to gene expression in a cell as it develops and differentiates in a developing organism?
  4. Compare primary and secondary growth, and identify the tissue responsible for each.
  5. Where is active xylem tissue found in a mature tree?
  6. How is development in plants and animals similar?  How does it differ?

Things you should make sure you understand:

(feel free to ask questions about them in class)