Laboratory Investigations for Biology / Edition 2

Laboratory Investigations for Biology / Edition 2

by Jean L. Dickey
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0805367896

ISBN-13: 9780805367898

Pub. Date: 08/08/2002

Publisher: Pearson

Laboratory Investigations for Biology, Second Edition uses an investigative approach that actively involves readers in the process of scientific discovery by allowing them to make observations, devise techniques, and draw conclusions. Twenty carefully chosen laboratory topics encourage readers to use their critical thinking skills to solve problems using

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Laboratory Investigations for Biology, Second Edition uses an investigative approach that actively involves readers in the process of scientific discovery by allowing them to make observations, devise techniques, and draw conclusions. Twenty carefully chosen laboratory topics encourage readers to use their critical thinking skills to solve problems using the scientific method. Contains 20 labs on a range of topics.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780805367898
Publisher:
Pearson
Publication date:
08/08/2002
Series:
Symbiosis: the Pearson Custom Library for the Biological Sciences Series
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
544
Sales rank:
383,578
Product dimensions:
9.10(w) x 10.60(h) x 1.00(d)

Table of Contents

1. The Process of Scientific Inquiry.

2. pH and Buffers.

3. Macromolecules.

4. Using the Microscope.

5. Enzymes.

6. Cellular Respiration.

7. Photosynthesis.

8. Chromosomes and Cell Division.

9. Mendelian Genetics.

10. Forensic Application of Molecular Genetics.

11. Microorganisms and Disease.

12. Plant Diversity.

13. Animal Diversity.

14. Digestion.

15. Circulation.

16. The Sensory System.

17. Plant Structure.

18. Flowers, Fruits, and Seeds.

19. Animal Behavior.

20. Foraging Strategy.

Appendix 1. Tools for Scientific Inquiry.

Appendix 2. Guide to Writing Scientific Reports.

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