Biological Science (5th Edition) by Scott Freeman, Kim Quillin, Lizabeth Allison

By Scott Freeman, Kim Quillin, Lizabeth Allison

<P style="MARGIN: 0px"> Supports and motivates you as you discover ways to imagine scientifically and use the abilities of a biologist.
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<P style="MARGIN: 0px"> Scott Freeman’s Biological technological know-how is liked for its Socratic narrative kind, its emphasis on experimental facts, and its commitment to lively studying. within the Fifth Edition, the writer team has improved to incorporate new members bringing a clean concentrate on accuracy and forex, and multiplying the commitment to lively studying by means of six.
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<P style="MARGIN: 0px">Research exhibits that actual mastery of content material calls for a movement clear of memorization in the direction of lively engagement with the fabric in a centred, own means. Biological Science is the 1st introductory biology text designed to equip you with a method to competently investigate your point of realizing, expect your functionality, and establish the categories of cognitive talents that want improvement.
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Fernanda Oyarzun and Adam Steinberg used their artistic sense, science skills, and love of teaching to hone the figures for many chapters. The final version of the text was copyedited by Chris Thillen and expertly proofread by Pete Shanks. The final figure designs were rendered by Imagineering Media Services and carefully proofread by Frank Purcell. Maureen Spuhler, Eric Schrader, and Kristen Piljay researched images for the Fifth Edition. The book’s clean, innovative design was developed by Mark Ong and Emily Friel.

Content is updated and expanded on viral structure and function, and on lytic and latent infections. Three new figures are added, including a comparison of replication of viruses and cells, how pandemic strains of influenza arise via reassortment, and the devastating impact of the 1918 influenza pandemic. Chapter 37 Plant Form and Function The use of terminology is streamlined for consistency and clarity. For example, Chapter 39 Plant Nutrition In this chapter the coverage of mycorrhizae is modified to emphasize their overall role in nutrient acquisition.

3 Who Should I Mate With? 1087 Proximate Causes: How Is Sexual Activity Triggered in Anolis Lizards? 4 Where Should I Live? 1089 Proximate Causes: How Do Animals Navigate? 1089 Ultimate Causes: Why Do Animals Migrate? 5 How Should I Communicate? 1091 Proximate Causes: How Do Honeybees Communicate? 1092 Ultimate Causes: Why Do Honeybees Communicate the Way They Do? 1093 When Is Communication Honest or Deceitful? 6 When Should I Cooperate? 3 Population Growth 1107 Quantifying the Growth Rate 1107 Exponential Growth 1107 Logistic Growth 1108 What Limits Growth Rates and Population Sizes?

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