Dictionary » H » Hatching

Hatching

Hatching

a mode of execution in engraving, drawing, and miniature painting, in which shading is produced by lines crossing each other at angles more or less acute.

Synonym: crosshatching.

See: 1st hatch.


Please contribute to this project, if you have more information about this term feel free to edit this page



Results from our forum


Caffeine and Lipids!!!!

Hey hey - need some help guys! I'm doing an experiment for my A2 coursework on the effect of caffeine on the hatching rate of brine shrimps. I have done the experiment and it reduces the time for the eggs/cysts to hatch - which corresponds with my research. However, I need to ...

See entire post
by chriskelly123
Wed Mar 23, 2011 11:51 am
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Caffeine and Lipids!!!!
Replies: 3
Views: 2007

Sex linked characteristic

... gene [B]. The sex of chicks is difficult to determine, but barred chicks can be distiguished from nonbarred at this time. Use this trait so that hatching chicks of one sex are barred, what cross would you make? -barred male X barred females -barred males X nonbarred females (correct answer given ...

See entire post
by tironel
Wed May 05, 2010 12:40 am
 
Forum: Genetics
Topic: Sex linked characteristic
Replies: 5
Views: 5233

Re: Hmm... Maybe a kind of Shield Bug?

... the odd appearance. Pentatomid bugs of this type are often known as parent bugs, as they adults remain with their offspring for some time after hatching, defending them and leading them to food - typically insect larvae, such as caterpillars. If you're lucky, you can see several several nymphs ...

See entire post
by Scrubmuncher
Thu Dec 10, 2009 9:38 am
 
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: Hmm... Maybe a kind of Shield Bug?
Replies: 2
Views: 2003

Re:

... is lethal, so about 1/4 does not hatch, 2/4 are crested (heterozygotes) and 1/4 is back normal. i think it's 11:4 i.e. 3:1 ratio the concern about hatching or not hatching will be governed by another allele or gene.

See entire post
by jwalin
Wed Oct 28, 2009 12:42 pm
 
Forum: Genetics
Topic: Punnett Sq. Question
Replies: 16
Views: 5639

Evolution of Parasitoids

... become a specific behavior all at once, but there are many instances of adults being influenced to deposit eggs in a spot that matches their own hatching place, which would help a shift in egg placing become set in place over a few generations.

See entire post
by Darby
Wed Dec 03, 2008 9:51 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Evolution of Parasitoids
Replies: 3
Views: 3189
View all matching forum results

This page was last modified 21:16, 3 October 2005. This page has been accessed 1,985 times. 
What links here | Related changes | Permanent link