Biological Investigations (Dolphin): Form, Function, Diversity and Process / Edition 5

Biological Investigations (Dolphin): Form, Function, Diversity and Process / Edition 5

by Warren D. Dolphin
     
 

ISBN-10: 0697360490

ISBN-13: 9780697360496

Pub. Date: 11/28/1998

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Higher Education

This lab manual is for a one or two-semester majors level general biology lab and can be used with any majors-level general biology textbook. The labs are investigative and ask students to use more critical thinking and hands-on learning. The author emphasizes investigative,quantitative,and comparative approaches to studying the life sciences.

Overview

This lab manual is for a one or two-semester majors level general biology lab and can be used with any majors-level general biology textbook. The labs are investigative and ask students to use more critical thinking and hands-on learning. The author emphasizes investigative,quantitative,and comparative approaches to studying the life sciences.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780697360496
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Higher Education
Publication date:
11/28/1998
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
512
Product dimensions:
8.90(w) x 10.79(h) x 0.98(d)

Table of Contents

Preface
Correlation Table
1 Science: A Way of Gathering Knowledge
Section 1: Basis of Life
2 Techniques in Microscopy
3 Cellular Structure Reflects Function
4 Quantitative Techniques and Statistics
5 Determining the Properties of an Enzyme
6 How Do Materials Enter Cells?
7 Measuring Cellular Respiration
Section 2: Continuity of Life
8 Determining Chromosome Number in Mitotic Cells
9 Observing Meiosis and Determining Cross-Over Frequency
10 Comparing Autosomal and Sex-Linked Inheritance
11 Experiments with DNA
12 Early Events in Animal Development
13 Simulating Microevolutionary Events
Section 3: Diversity and Phylogeny
14 Using Monerans as Experimental Organisms
15 Diversity and Phylogenetic Trends Among the Protists
16 Fungal Diversity and Symbiotic Relationships
17 Plant Phylogeny: Adaptation to Terrestrial Living
18 Animal Phylogeny: Evolution of Body Plan
19 Protostomes I: Evolutionary Develoment of Complexity
20 Protostomes II: A Body Plan Allowing Great Diversity
(and more...)

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