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MP: Biology with Bound-in Olc Card / Edition 8

MP: Biology with Bound-in Olc Card / Edition 8

by Sylvia S. Mader


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ISBN-13: 9780072418828
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Companies, The
Publication date: 01/22/2003
Edition description: Older Edition
Pages: 1024
Product dimensions: 9.10(w) x 11.10(h) x 1.40(d)
Age Range: 11 - 17 Years

About the Author

Dr. Sylvia Mader is the best-selling author of introductory biology textbooks. Other books she has authored for WCB include: Inquiry Into Life, Human Biology, Introduction to Biology, and Understanding Human Anatomy & Physiology.

Table of Contents

1 A View of Life

1 The Cell

2 Basic Chemistry

3 The Chemistry of Organic Molecules

4 Cell Structure and Function

5 Membrane Structure and Function

6 Metabolism: Energy and Enzymes

7 Photosynthesis

8 Cellular Respiration

2 Genetic Basis of Life

9 The Cell Cycle and Cellular Reproduction

10 Meiosis and Sexual Reproduction

11 Mendelian Patterns of Inheritance

12 Chromosomal Patterns of Inheritance

13 DNA Structure and Functions

14 Gene Activity: How Genes Work

15 Regulation of Gene Activity and Genetic Mutations

16 Biotechnology and Genomics

3 Evolution

17 Darwin and Evolution

18 Process of Evolution

19 Origin and History of Life

20 Classification of Living Things

4 Microbiology and Evolution

21 Viruses, Bacteria, and Archaea

22 The Protists

23 The Fungi

5 Plant Evolution and Biology

24 Evolution and Diversity of Plants

25 Structure and Organization of Plants

26 Nutrition and Transport in Plants

27 Control of Growth and Responses in Plants

28 Reproduction in Plants

6 Animal Evolution

29 Introduction to Invertebrates

30 The Protostomes

31 The Deuterostomes

32 Human Evolution

7 Comparative Animal Biology

33 Animal Organization and Homeostasis

34 Circulation

35 Lymph Transport and Immunity

36 Digestion and Nutrition

37 Respiration

38 Body Fluid Regulation and Excretion

39 Neurons and Nervous Systems

40 Sense Organs

41 Support Systems and Locomotion

42 Hormones and Endocrine Systems

43 Reproduction

44 Development

8 Behavior and Ecology

45 Animal Behavior

46 Ecology of Populations

47 Community Ecology

48 Ecosystems andHuman Interferences

49 The Biosphere

50 Conservation Biology

Appendix A Answer Key

Appendix B Classification of Organisms

Appendix C Metric System

Appendix D Periodic Table of the Elements

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