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Publisher Comments:

Master biology with Schaum's­­the high-performance study guide! It will help you cut study time, hone problem-solving skills, and achieve your personal best on exams! Students love Schaum's Outlines because they produce results. Each year, hundreds of thousands of students improve their test scores and final grades with these indispensable study guides.

If you don't have a lot of time but want to excel in class, this book helps you:

  • Brush up before tests
  • Find answers fast
  • Study quickly and more effectively
  • Get the big picture without spending hours poring over lengthy texts

Schaum's Outlines give you the information teachers expect you to know in a handy and succinct format­­without overwhelming you with unnecessary detail. You get a complete overview of the subject, plus plenty of practice exercises to test your skill. Compatible with any classroom text, Schaum's let you study at your own pace and remind you of all the important facts you need to remember­­fast! And Schaum's are so complete, they're perfect for preparing for graduate or professional exams!

Inside, you will find:

  • 865 detailed problems, including step-by-step solutions
  • Many additional practice problems, with answers supplies
  • Clear explanations of biologic systems and processes
  • The information needed to pass the MCAT

Synopsis:

Confusing Textbooks? Missed Lectures? Not Enough Time?

Fortunately for you, there's Schaum's Outlines. More than 40 million students have trusted Schaum's to help them succeed in the classroom and on exams. Schaum's is the key to faster learning and higher grades in every subject. Each Outline presents all the essential course information in an easy-to-follow, topic-by-topic format. You also get hundreds of examples, solved problems, and practice exercises to test your skills.

This Schaum's Outline gives you:

  • Practice problems with full explanations that reinforce knowledge
  • Coverage of the most up-to-date developments in your course field
  • In-depth review of practices and applications

Fully compatible with your classroom text, Schaum's highlights all the important facts you need to know. Use Schaum's to shorten your study time-and get your best test scores!

Schaum's Outlines-Problem Solved.

About the Author

George H. Fried was Professor of Biology at Brooklyn College. He taught courses in general biology and animal physiology during a 30-year teaching career.

Table of Contents

Part I: Fundamentals of Biology.

The Basic Structure of Science.

The Chemistry of Life: An Inorganic Perspective.

The Chemistry of Life: The Organic Level.

Part II: Biology of the Cell.

The Cellular Organization of Life.

Energy Transformations.

Photosynthesis.

Part III: Genetics and Inheritance.

The Nature of the Gene.

Cell Reproduction.

The Mechanism of Inheritance.

Control Mechanisms in Genetics.

Embryology.

Animal Reproduction.

Part IV: Plant Biology.

Basic Structure and Function in Vascular Plants.

Interactions of Vascular Plants with Their Environment.

Part V: Animal Biology.

Homeostasis: Regulation of Physiological Functions.

Animal Nutrition and the Digestive System.

The Excretory System.

The Circulatory System.

Immunology.

The Respiratory System.

Hormones the the Endocrine System.

The Nervous System.

The Musculoskeletal System: Support and Movement.

Animal Behavior.

Part VI: Evolution and Ecology.

Evolution: The Process.

Ecology.

Origin of Life.

Part VII: Biological Diversity.

The Kingdom Monera (The Prokaryotes).

The Kingdom Fungi.

The Kingdom Plantae.

The Kingdom Animalia.

The Primates.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780070224056
Author:
Fried, George H.
Author:
Hademenos, George
Author:
Fried, George H.
Author:
Hademenos, George J.
Author:
Schaums
Author:
Hademenos, George
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill
Location:
New York :
Subject:
Biology
Subject:
Study Guides
Subject:
Outlines, syllabi, etc.
Subject:
Biology -- Outlines, syllabi, etc.
Subject:
Life Sciences - Biology - General
Subject:
Biology,Life,Chemistry,Animalia,Cell,Basic Structure,Kingdom,Energy Transformations,Cellular Organization,Organic Level,Science,Vascular Plants
Subject:
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Subject:
Biology, Life, Chemistry, Animalia, Cell, Basic Structure, Kingdom, Energy Transformations, Cellular Organization, Organic Level, Science, Vascular Plants, 0073227390, 0073209287, 0077229967, 0073309346, 0073211524, 0072918047, 0073522546, 0073342521, 007
Subject:
Biology, Life, Chemistry, Animalia, Cell, Basic Structure, Kingdom, Energy Transformations, Cellular Organization, Organic Level, Science, Vascular Plants, 0073227390, 0073209287, 0077229967, 0073309346, 0073211524, 0072918047, 0073522546, 0073342521, 007
Subject:
Biology, Life, Chemistry, Animalia, Cell, Basic Structure, Kingdom, Energy Transformations, Cellular Organization, Organic Level, Science, Vascular Plants, 0073227390, 0073209287, 0077229967, 0073309346, 0073211524, 0072918047, 0073522546, 0073342521, 007
Subject:
Biology, Life, Chemistry, Animalia, Cell, Basic Structure, Kingdom, Energy Transformations, Cellular Organization, Organic Level, Science, Vascular Plants, 0073227390, 0073209287, 0077229967, 0073309346, 0073211524, 0072918047, 0073522546, 0073342521, 007
Subject:
biology, biological science, science, Schaum, Schaum s Outline, Fundamentals of Biology, Introductory Biology, Biology Education, Biochemistry, Anatomy, Physiology, Zoology
Copyright:
Edition Number:
2
Series:
Schaum's Outline Series
Publication Date:
October 1998
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
College/higher education:
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
480
Dimensions:
10.89x8.16x.73 in. 1.82 lbs.

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"Synopsis" by , Confusing Textbooks? Missed Lectures? Not Enough Time?

Fortunately for you, there's Schaum's Outlines. More than 40 million students have trusted Schaum's to help them succeed in the classroom and on exams. Schaum's is the key to faster learning and higher grades in every subject. Each Outline presents all the essential course information in an easy-to-follow, topic-by-topic format. You also get hundreds of examples, solved problems, and practice exercises to test your skills.

This Schaum's Outline gives you:

  • Practice problems with full explanations that reinforce knowledge
  • Coverage of the most up-to-date developments in your course field
  • In-depth review of practices and applications

Fully compatible with your classroom text, Schaum's highlights all the important facts you need to know. Use Schaum's to shorten your study time-and get your best test scores!

Schaum's Outlines-Problem Solved.

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