MP: Life with Bound-in Olc Card / Edition 5

MP: Life with Bound-in Olc Card / Edition 5

by Ricki Lewis, Parker, Bruce Parker, Douglas Gaffin
     
 

ISBN-10: 0072437189

ISBN-13: 9780072437188

Pub. Date: 01/08/2003

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Companies, The

Whether students today are ambivalent or reluctant,competing with the various media for their attention is as formidable a challenge as keeping up with the information explosion in the life sciences. Covering every area of general biology,Life uses a lively,story-telling writing style and current,true-life examples to engage students in a non-intimidating way.

Overview

Whether students today are ambivalent or reluctant,competing with the various media for their attention is as formidable a challenge as keeping up with the information explosion in the life sciences. Covering every area of general biology,Life uses a lively,story-telling writing style and current,true-life examples to engage students in a non-intimidating way.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780072437188
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Companies, The
Publication date:
01/08/2003
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
1008
Product dimensions:
9.20(w) x 11.10(h) x 1.38(d)
Age Range:
11 - 17 Years

Table of Contents

1 From Atoms to Cells1 What is Life? 2 The Chemistry of Life 3 Cells 4 The Cell Surface and Cytoskeleton 5 The Energy of Life 6 Photosynthesis 7 How Cells Release Energy 2 Genetics & Biotechnology 8 The Cell Cycle 9 Meiosis 10 How Inherited Traits are Transmitted 11 Chromosomes 12 DNA Structure and Replication 13 Gene Function 3 Evolution 14 The Evolution of Evolutionary Thought 15 The Forces of Evolutionary Change - Microevolution 16 Speciation and Extinction 17 Evidence of Evolution 18 The Origin and History of Life 4 The Diversity of Life 19 Viruses 20 Bacteria and Archaea 21 Protista 22 Plantae 23 Fungi 24 Animalia I: Sponges Through Echinoderms 25 Animalia II: The Chordates 5 Plant Life 26 Plant Form and Function 27 Plant Nutrition and Transport 28 Reproduction of Flowering Plants 29 Plant Responses to Stimuli 6 Animal Life 30 Animal Tissues and Organ Systems 31 The Nervous System 32 The Senses 33 The Endocrine System 34 The Musculoskeletal System (and more...)

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