Plants and Animals:Volume Three / Edition 2

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Overview

This Volume of BIOLOGY covers Plants and Animals.

The Brooker et. al text features an evolutionary focus with an emphasis on scientific inquiry.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780077405892
  • Publisher: McGraw-Hill Higher Education
  • Publication date: 2/25/2010
  • Edition description: New Edition
  • Edition number: 2
  • Product dimensions: 8.90 (w) x 10.70 (h) x 0.70 (d)

Meet the Author

Robert J. Brooker (Ph.D., Yale University) is a Professor in the Department of Genetics, Cell Biology, and Development at the University of Minnesota, Twin Cities. He received his B.A. in Biology at Wittenberg University in 1978.

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Table of Contents

1 Introduction
Unit 6 Plants

35 Flowering Plants: Structure and Growth

36 Flowering Plants: Behavior

37 Flowering Plants: Nutrition

38 Flowering Plants: Transport of Water, Minerals, and Organic Compounds

39 Flowering Plants: Reproduction and Development
Unit 7 Animals

40 Introduction to Animal Biology

41 Nutrition, Digestion, and Absorption

42 Control of Energy Balance, Metabolic Rate, and Body Temperature

43 Cellular Function of Nervous Systems

44 Evolution and Function of the Brain

45 Sensory Systems

46 Bone, Muscle, and Locomotion

47 Circulatory Systems

48 Gas Exchange

49 Maintenance of Salt and Water Balance

50 Chemical Communication: The Endocrine System

51 Animal Reproduction

52 Animal Development

53 Defense Mechanisms of the Body
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