9780538493727

Biology The Dynamic Science, Volume 1, Units 1 & 2

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    9780538493727

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    0538493720

  • Edition: 2nd
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 1/1/2011
  • Publisher: Brooks Cole
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Summary

Learn how to think and engage like a scientist! BIOLOGY: THE DYNAMIC SCIENCE, Second Edition, provides you with a deep understanding of the core concepts in Biology, building a strong foundation for additional study. In a fresh presentation, the authors explain complex ideas clearly and describe how biologists collect and interpret evidence to test hypotheses about the living world. Russell, Hertz, and McMillan will spark your curiosity about living systems instead of burying it under a mountain of disconnected facts. You will learn what scientists know about the living world, how they know it, and what they still need to learn. The accompanying Aplia for Biology interactively guides you through the thought processes and procedures that scientists use in their research and helps you apply and synthesize content from the text. Overall, you will learn how to think like a scientist and engage in the scientific process yourself.

Table of Contents

Introduction to Biological Concepts and Research
Molecules And Cells
Life, Chemistry, and Water
Biological Molecules: The Carbon Compounds of Life
Energy, Enzymes, and Biological Reactions
The Cell: An Overview
Membranes and Transport
Cell Communication
Harvesting Chemical Energy: Cellular Respiration
Photosynthesis
Cell Division and Mitosis
Genetics
Meiosis: The Cellular Basis of Sexual Reproduction
Mendel, Genes, and Inheritance
Genes, Chromosomes, and Human Genetics
DNA Structure, Replication, and Organization
From DNA to Protein
Regulation of Gene Expression
Bacterial and Viral Genetics
DNA Technologies and Genomics
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