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Biology Workbook For Dummies, (electronic resource)

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Biology Workbook For Dummies
Title
Biology Workbook For Dummies
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Language
eng
Summary
From genetics to ecology -- the easy way to score higher in biologyAre you a student baffled by biology? You're not alone. With the help of Biology Workbook For Dummies you'll quickly and painlessly get a grip on complex biology concepts and unlock the mysteries of this fascinating and ever-evolving field of study. Whether used as a complement to Biology For Dummies or on its own, Biology Workbook For Dummies aids you in grasping the fundamental aspects of Biology. In plain English, it helps you understand the concepts you'll come across in your biology class, such as physiology, ecology, evolut
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EBLCP
Dewey number
570
Index
no index present
LC call number
QH311 .K889 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
EBSCO eBooks
Target audience
adult
Biology Workbook For Dummies, (electronic resource)
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Biology Workbook For Dummies, (electronic resource)
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Answers to Questions on Ecosystems
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Carrier category code
cr
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rdacarrier
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text
Content type code
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rdacontent
Contents
  • Biology Workbook For Dummies®; About the Author; Dedication; Author's Acknowledgments; Contents at a Glance; Table of Contents; Introduction; About This Book; Conventions Used in This Book; Foolish Assumptions; How This Book Is Organized; Icons Used in This Book; Where to Go from Here; Part I: Getting the Basics; Chapter 1: Figuring Out the Scientific Method; Developing Hypotheses; Practicing the Scientific Method; Designing Experiments; Making an Experiment Count; Building Theories; Answers to Questions on the Scientific Method; Chapter 2: Solving Problems in the Chemistry of Life
  • Mapping AtomsElemental Thinking; Figuring Out Molecules; Recognizing Macromolecules; Answers to Questions on the Chemistry of Life; Chapter 3: Identifying Cell Parts and Understanding Their Functions; Introducing Cells; Taking a Tour of Animal Cells; Checking Out Plant Cells; Peeking at Prokaryotes; Answers to Questions on Cells; Chapter 4: Tracking the Flow of Energy and Matter; Figuring Out the Role of Food; Photosynthesis: Cooking Up Carbohydrates; Cellular Respiration: Extracting Energy from Food; Answers to Questions on Tracking the Flow of Energy and Matter
  • Part II: Creating the Future with Cell Division and GeneticsChapter 5: Divide and Conquer: Recognizing the Phases of Cell Division; Talking 'bout the Generations; Duplicating and Dividing Your DNA; Riding the Cell Cycle; Marching Through Mitosis; Getting Ready for Sexual Reproduction; Making Gametes by Meiosis; Contrasting Mitosis and Meiosis; Answers to Questions on Cell Division; Chapter 6: Predicting Future Generations with Mendelian Genetics; Getting Acquainted with the Lingo of Genetics; Discovering the Laws of Inheritance; Figuring Out Genetic Puzzles
  • Climbing the Branches of Your Family TreeAnswers to Questions on Genetics; Chapter 7: Taking Genetics to the DNA Level; Going with the Flow of Genetic Information; Making a Copy of the Genetic Code: Transcription; Decoding the Message in mRNA: Translation; Measuring the Impact of Mutations; Answers to Questions on the Genetic Code; Chapter 8: Going Straight to the Source with DNA Technology; Discovering the Power of DNA Technology; Cutting DNA with Restriction Enzymes; Separating Molecules with Gel Electrophoresis; Copying DNA with PCR; Reading a Gene with DNA Sequencing
  • Answers to Questions on DNA TechnologyPart III: Making Connections with Ecology and Evolution; Chapter 9: Organizing the Living World; Examining Relationships; Classifying Life; Figuring Out Relationships from Phylogenetic Trees; Answers to Questions on Classification and Phylogeny; Chapter 10: Connecting Organisms in Ecosystems; Ecosystems: Bringing It All Together; Describing Populations; Tracking Changes in Populations; Getting Along with Other Species; Discovering the Job Descriptions of Organisms; Following the Flow of Energy through Ecosystems; Recycling Matter within Ecosystems
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ocn785811565
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1 online resource (315 pages)
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9781118239360
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EB00057604
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