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Matt Kay: Botany 100:  Spring 2017

CRNs 61493, 61494, 61764
Lecture:  Monday and Wednesday 11:10 - 12:30 in EBS 309
Labs: (EBS 201)   CRN 61493: Tues. 2:30 - 5:35 pm   CRN 61494: Wed. 7:50 - 10:55am, CRN 61764 Tues. 11:10 - 2:15


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Course Syllabus  


Week Lecture Notes Lecture Slides, Handouts, etc.
1 Jan 17:  Lecture in lab. Scientific method and adaptation  
  Jan 18:  Life on Earth and plant cells  
2 Jan 23: Biochemistry I:  atoms, molecules, water, nutrients  
  Jan 25:  Biochemistry II:  Biomolecules Study guide for Quiz 1
3 Jan 30:   Cellular Respiration   Quiz I Lipids - Lab Lecture Week 3
  Feb 1:   Photosynthesis I:  ATM [CO2/O2] Chemistry of Photosynthesis Handout and Study Guide
4 Feb 6:  Photosynthesis II: "light" reactions  
  Feb 8: Photosynthesis III: C fixation / light-independent reactions C fixation
5 Feb 13:  Midterm 1  Study Guide for Midterm 1  
  Feb 15:  Primary tissues:  Leaves Primary tissues I &  Leaves:  Lecture slides
6 Feb 20:  No Class.  Holiday  
  Feb 22:  Primary tissues:  Stems Study guide for Quiz II
7 Feb 27:  Primary tissues:  Roots  
  Mar 1:   Xylem and phloem function Quiz II Xylem and Phloem lecture slides
8 Mar 6:  Secondary tissues: wood and bark  
  Mar 8 Secondary metabolites   
9 Mar 13: Midterm II  
  Mar 15 :  Algae, the plant-like protists  
10 Mar 20:  Bryophytes and seedless vascular plants (ferns, etc)  
  Mar 22: Geologic record, plant evolution  Quiz III Study Guide for Quiz III
11 Spring Break March 27 - April 1  
  Spring Break March 27 - April 1  
12 Apr 3:  Gymnosperms   
  Apr 5:  Angiosperms I Quiz IV Study guide for Quiz IV
13 Apr 10:  Angiosperms II  
  Apr 12:  Seeds; adaptations and ecology  
14 Apr 17: Midterm III  
  Apr 19: Selective Breeding, GMOs, the Botany of Desire  
15 Apr 24:  Fungi  
  Apr 26:  Plant Communities I  
16 May 1:  Plant communities II  
  May 3:  Ecosystem services  Quzi V  
  Final Exam:  Monday, May 8. 11 am - 1 pm in EBS 309 Study Guide for Final Exam

  Copyright: Matt Kay
Revised 12 January, 2018
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