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Unit L7

Seeing Inside Cells

Unit L7 Focus Words

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noun – an sample that represents a larger group of things, often examined or analyzed


noun – the basic form or support underlying something


noun – a use or purpose of something; what it does or is used for


adjective – related to living things; carbon-based or naturally occurring


noun – a very thin, flexible layer that encloses something


noun – an energy source that feeds a living thing; food


noun – movement through a partially permeable membrane


noun – cycle (noun) an period of time in which a set of events or phenomena is completed


noun – a living thing that makes its own food through light and very simple substances


noun – an animal that eats other living things (like plants or other animals)

Do higher level consumers eat more plants or more animals?

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