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Biology Super Review (Super Reviews; All You Need to Know)

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Get all you need to know with Super Reviews! Each Super Review is packed with in-depth, student-friendly topic reviews that fully explain everything about the subject. The Biology Super Review examines the chemical and molecular basis of life, cellular organization, cellular metabolism and energy pathways, nutrition in plants and animals, the circulatory systems of animals, the nervous system, behavior, reproduction, genetic inheritance, evolution, and ecology. Take the Super Review quizzes to see how much you've learned - and where you need more study. Makes an excellent study aid and textbook companion. Great for self-study!

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- From cover to cover, each in-depth topic review is easy-to-follow and easy-to-grasp - Perfect when preparing for homework, quizzes, and exams!

- Review questions after each topic that highlight and reinforce key areas and concepts

- Student-friendly language for easy reading and comprehension

- Includes quizzes that test your understanding of the subject

Synopsis:

Super Review Study Guides - All You Need to Know! REAs Super Review of Biology is an excellent study guide and textbook companion for students at all learning levels who are studying Biology. The Super Review of Biology offers you:
  • Concise, yet comprehensive coverage of Biology
  • Student-friendly language to make learning easier
  • Easy-to-grasp, logically ordered Biology reviews that prepare you for homework, quizzes, midterms, and finals
  • Biology review questions in Q & A format following each topic or chapter
  • Easy-to-follow detailed answer explanations to each review question
  • Biology quizzes to test your knowledge of the material and guide you toward areas that need further study

Synopsis:

This book examines the chemical and molecular basis of life, cellular organization, cellular metabolism and energy pathways, nutrition in plants and animals, the circulatory systems, of animals, the nervous system, behavior, reproduction, genetic inheritance, evolution, and ecology.

Table of Contents

TABLE OF CONTENTS

1 THE CHEMICAL AND MOLECULAR BASIS OF LIFE

1.1 The Elements

1.2 Chemical Bonds

1.3 Acids and Bases

1.4 Chemical Changes

1.5 Organic Chemistry

2 CELLULAR ORGANIZATION

2.1 The Cell Theory

2.2 Cellular Organelles

2.3 Prokaryotes vs. Eukaryote

2.4 Tissues

2.5 Exchange of Materials Between Cell and Environment

Quiz: The Basis of Life - Cellular Organization

3 CELLULAR METABOLISM AND ENERGY PATHWAYS

3.1 Photosynthesis

3.2 Cellular Respiration

3.3 ATP and NAD

3.4 The Respiratory Chain (Electron Transport System [ETS])

3.5 Enzymes

4 NUTRITION IN PLANTS AND ANIMALS

4.1 Importance of Digestion

4.2 The Human Digestive System

4.3 Ingestion and Digestion in Other Organisms

4.4 Transport of Food in Vascular Plants

Quiz: Cellular Metabolism - Nutrition

5 GAS EXCHANGE IN PLANTS AND ANIMALS

5.1 Respiration in Humans

5.2 Respiration in Other Organisms

5.3 Gas Exchange in Plants

6 CIRCULATORY SYSTEMS OF ANIMALS

6.1 The Human Circulatory System

6.2 Blood Circuits

6.3 The Components of Blood

6.4 The Functions of Blood

6.5 The Clotting of Blood

6.6 Transport Mechanisms in Other Organisms

Quiz: Gas Exchange - Circulatory Systems

7 EXCRETION AND HOMEOSTASIS

7.1 Excretion in Plants

7.2 Excretion in Humans

7.3 Excretion in Other Organisms

7.4 Homeostasis

Quiz: Excretion and Homeostasis

8 HORMONAL CONTROL IN ANIMALS AND PLANTS

8.1 Hormones

8.2 The Mechanism and Action of Hormones

8.3 The Human Endocrine System

8.4 The Pancreas

8.5 Adrenal Glands

8.6 Pineal Gland

8.7 Thymus Gland

8.8 Sex Glands

8.9 Endocrine Abnormalities5

8.10 Plant Hormones

Quiz: Hormonal Control in Animals and Plants

9 STIMULUS RECEPTORS IN ANIMALS

9.1 Components of Nervous Coordination

9.2 Photoreceptors

9.3 Vision Defects

9.4 Chemoreceptors

9.5 Mechanoreceptors

9.6 Receptors in Other Organisms

10 THE NERVOUS SYSTEM

10.1 The Nervous System

10.2 Neurons

10.3 Nerve Impulse

10.4 Synapse

10.5 Reflex Arc

10.6 The Human Nervous System

10.7 The Nervous System of Other Organisms

Quiz: Stimulus Receptors - The Nervous System

11 LOCOMOTION: THE SKELETAL AND MUSCULAR SYSTEMS

11.1 The Skeletal System in Humans

11.2 The Muscular System in Humans

11.3 Locomotion in Lower Organisms

Quiz: Locomotion: The Skeletal and Muscular Systems

12 ELEMENTS OF BEHAVIOR

12.1 Learned Behavior

12.2 Innate Behavior

12.3 Voluntary Behavior

Quiz: Elements of Behavior

13 REPRODUCTION OF CELLS AND ORGANISMS

13.1 The Origin of Life

13.2 Reproduction of Organisms

13.3 Cell Division

Quiz: Reproduction of Cells and Organisms

14 GENETIC INHERITANCE

14.1 Mendelian Genetics

14.2 Sex Determination and X-Linkage

14.3 DNA: The Basic Substance of Genes

14.4 Gene Expression

14.5 Gene Mutation

Quiz: Genetic Inheritance

15 EMBRYONIC DEVELOPMENT

15.1 Stages of Embryonic Development

15.2 Types of Eggs

15.3 Cleavage and Gastrulation

15.4 Parturition

Quiz: Embryonic Development

16 EVOLUTION

16.1 Evidence for Evolution

16.2 Mechanisms of Evolution

16.3 The Five Principles of Evolution

16.4 Classification

Quiz: Evolution

17 ECOLOGY

17.1 Growth of Populations

17.2 Energy Flow

17.3 Food Web

17.4 Definitions

17.5 Types of Habitats and Biomes

Quiz: Ecology

Product Details

ISBN:
9780878911806
Manufactured:
Research & Education Association
Publisher:
Research & Education Association
Author:
REA, The Editors of
Author:
Research &. Education Association
Author:
Staff of Rea
Author:
Biology Study Guides
Author:
The Staff of Rea
Author:
The Staff of Rea Good
Author:
Gross, Lauren
Author:
Staff of Research Education Association
Author:
Harris, Kymberly
Author:
REA, Editors of
Author:
Van Arnum, Susan
Subject:
General
Subject:
Biology
Subject:
Study Guides
Subject:
Life Sciences - Biology - General
Subject:
Reference-Student Guides
Subject:
super review
Subject:
Study guide
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Super Reviews Study Guides
Publication Date:
20000629
Binding:
Electronic book text in proprietary or open standard format
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
296
Dimensions:
8.25 x 5.5 in 0.75 lb
Age Level:
from 16

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"Synopsis" by ,
Super Review Study Guides - All You Need to Know! REAs Super Review of Biology is an excellent study guide and textbook companion for students at all learning levels who are studying Biology. The Super Review of Biology offers you:
  • Concise, yet comprehensive coverage of Biology
  • Student-friendly language to make learning easier
  • Easy-to-grasp, logically ordered Biology reviews that prepare you for homework, quizzes, midterms, and finals
  • Biology review questions in Q & A format following each topic or chapter
  • Easy-to-follow detailed answer explanations to each review question
  • Biology quizzes to test your knowledge of the material and guide you toward areas that need further study
"Synopsis" by , This book examines the chemical and molecular basis of life, cellular organization, cellular metabolism and energy pathways, nutrition in plants and animals, the circulatory systems, of animals, the nervous system, behavior, reproduction, genetic inheritance, evolution, and ecology.
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