additional science aqa key words L

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Lactic acid
One product of anaerobic respiration. It builds up in muscles with exercise. Important in yoghurt and cheese-making processes
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Light energy
Energy in light form
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Light-dependent resistor
Device with a resistance that varies with the amount of light falling on it
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Limit of proportionality
The limit for hooke's law applied to the extension of a stretched spring
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Limiting factor
Factor that limits the rate of a reaction, e.g temperature, pH, light levels (photosynthesis)
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Lipase
Enzyme that breaks down fats and oils into fatty acids and glycerol
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Lipid
Oil or fat
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Live wire
The wire of a mains circuit that has a potential that alternates from positive to negative and back each cycle
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Energy in light form

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Light energy

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Device with a resistance that varies with the amount of light falling on it

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Card 4

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The limit for hooke's law applied to the extension of a stretched spring

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Card 5

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Factor that limits the rate of a reaction, e.g temperature, pH, light levels (photosynthesis)

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