9780785436133

Biology

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  • ISBN13:

    9780785436133

  • ISBN10:

    0785436138

  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 2003-08-01
  • Publisher: SCHOLG

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Table of Contents

How to Use This Book: A Study Guide viii
The Nature of Science xiv
Chapter 1 The Basic Unit of Life xvi
Lesson 1 Living Things Are Made of Cells
2(4)
Lesson 2 Comparing Plant and Animal Cells
6(6)
Investigation 1: Comparing Cells
10(2)
Lesson 3 Chemicals That Are Important for Life
12(5)
Lesson 4 Basic Life Activities
17(4)
Chapter Summary
21(1)
Chapter Review
22(1)
Test-Taking Tip
23(1)
Chapter 2 Organizing Living Things 24(16)
Lesson 1 Living and Nonliving Things
26(5)
Investigation 2: Living or Nonliving?
29(2)
Lesson 2 How Organisms Are Classified
31(6)
Chapter Summary
37(1)
Chapter Review
38(1)
Test-Taking Tip
39(1)
Chapter 3 Classifying Animals 40(26)
Lesson 1 How Biologists Classify Animals
42(9)
Investigation 3: Classifying Objects
49(2)
Lesson 2 Vertebrates
51(5)
Lesson 3 Invertebrates
56(7)
Chapter Summary
63(1)
Chapter Review
64(1)
Test-Taking Tip
65(1)
Chapter 4 Classifying Plant Groups 66(18)
Lesson 1 How Plants Are Classified
68(3)
Lesson 2 Seed Plants
71(6)
Investigation 4: Identifying Angiosperms and Gymnosperms
75(2)
Lesson 3 Seedless Plants
77(4)
Chapter Summary
81(1)
Chapter Review
82(1)
Test-Taking Tip
83(1)
Chapter 5 Bacteria, Protists, and Fungi 84(30)
Lesson 1 Bacteria
86(4)
Lesson 2 Protists
90(5)
Lesson 3 How Protists Survive
95(4)
Lesson 4 Fungi
99(8)
Investigation 5: Growing Bread Mold
105(2)
Lesson 5 How Fungi Survive
107(4)
Chapter Summary
111(1)
Chapter Review
112(1)
Test-Taking Tip
113(1)
Chapter 6 How Animals Stay Alive 114(28)
Lesson 1 Animals Get and Digest Food
116(7)
Investigation 6: Studying Feeding in Hydras
121(2)
Lesson 2 Respiration and Circulation
123(5)
Lesson 3 Water Balance and Wastes
128(5)
Lesson 4 Coordinating Bodily Activities
133(6)
Chapter Summary
139(1)
Chapter Review
140(1)
Test-Taking Tip
141(1)
Chapter 7 How Plants Live 142(24)
Lesson 1 The Vascular System in Plants
144(4)
Lesson 2 How Plants Make Food
148(4)
Lesson 3 How Plants Give Off Oxygen
152(4)
Lesson 4 How Plants Reproduce
156(7)
Investigation 7: Growing an African Violet from a Leaf
161(2)
Chapter Summary
163(1)
Chapter Review
164(1)
Test-Taking Tip
165(1)
Chapter 8 Human Body Systems 166(42)
Lesson 1 How the Body Digests Food
168(5)
Lesson 2 How Materials Move to and from Cells
173(8)
Investigation 8: How Does Exercise Change Heart Rate?
179(2)
Lesson 3 How We Breathe
181(3)
Lesson 4 How the Body Gets Rid of Wastes
184(3)
Lesson 5 How the Nervous System Controls the Body
187(5)
Lesson 6 The Sense Organs
192(4)
Lesson 7 How the Endocrine System Controls the Body
196(3)
Lesson 8 How the Body Moves
199(6)
Chapter Summary
205(1)
Chapter Review
206(1)
Test-Taking Tip
207(1)
Chapter 9 Reproduction, Growth, and Development 208(32)
Lesson 1 where Life Comes From
210(4)
Lesson 2 How Organisms Reproduce
214(6)
Lesson 3 How Animals Grow and Develop
220(8)
Investigation 9: Graphing Gestation Times
226(2)
Lesson 4 How Humans Grow and Develop
228(9)
Chapter Summary
237(1)
Chapter Review
238(1)
Test-Taking Tip
239(1)
Chapter 10 Staying Healthy 240(24)
Lesson 1 How the Body Fights Disease
242(6)
Lesson 2 Good Nutrition
248(8)
Investigation 10: Reading Food Labels
254(2)
Lesson 3 Healthy Habits
256(5)
Chapter Summary
261(1)
Chapter Review
262(1)
Test-Taking Tip
263(1)
Chapter 11 Genetics 264(30)
Lesson 1 Heredity
266(6)
Lesson 2 Chromosomes
272(7)
Lesson 3 How Heredity Is Studied in Humans
279(9)
Investigation 11: Tracing a Genetic Disease
286(2)
Lesson 4 Applied Genetics
288(3)
Chapter Summary
291(1)
Chapter Review
292(1)
Test-Taking Tip
293(1)
Chapter 12 Ecology 294(32)
Lesson 1 Living Things and Nonliving Things
296(9)
Investigation 12: Testing the pH of Rain
304(1)
Lesson 2 Food Chains and Food Webs
305(7)
Lesson 3 How Energy Flows Through Ecosystems
312(5)
Lesson 4 How Materials Cycle Through Ecosystems
317(6)
Chapter Summary
323(1)
Chapter Review
324(1)
Test-Taking Tip
325(1)
Chapter 13 The Behavior of Organisms 326(24)
Lesson 1 Innate Behavior
328(7)
Lesson 2 Learned Behavior
335(6)
Investigation 13: Observing Learning Patterns
339(2)
Lesson 3 How Animals Communicate
341(6)
Chapter Summary
347(1)
Chapter Review
348(1)
Test-Taking Tip
349(1)
Chapter 14 Evolution 350(35)
Lesson 1 Change over Time
352(6)
Lesson 2 what Fossils Show
358(11)
Investigation 14: Making Molds
366(3)
Lesson 3 The Theory of Evolution
369(7)
Lesson 4 What Humanlike Fossils Show
376(5)
Chapter Summary
381(1)
Chapter Review
382(1)
Test-Taking Tip
383(2)
Appendix A: Animal Kingdom 385(2)
Appendix B: Plant Kingdom 387(1)
Appendix C: Body Systems
The Skeletal System
388(1)
The Muscular System
389(1)
The Nervous System
390(1)
The Circulatory System
391(1)
Appendix D: Measurement Conversion Factors 392(2)
Appendix E: Alternative Energy Sources 394(6)
Glossary 400(10)
Index 410

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