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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:

CliffsNotes Biology Quick Review is what you'd expect-—and want—from CliffsNotes: a no-nonsense quick review of biology that high school and Biology 101 students can use to review biology. Also good for teachers and test-takers needing to refresh their understanding of biology. Quick in. Quick out.

Synopsis:

BIOLOGY SUPER REVIEW

Need help with biology? Want a quick review or refresher for class? This is the book for you! CONCISE SUBJECT REVIEW

Covers the material students typically learn in an introductory biology course. Clear, easy-to-understand format makes learning easier. PACKED WITH PRACTICE

Topic-level questions with detailed explanations let you practice what youve learned and build your biology skills. TEST WHAT YOUVE LEARNED

End-of-chapter quizzes reinforce key concepts, so youll be ready for any biology problem you encounter on your next quiz or test.  

Synopsis:

Need help with Biology? Want a quick review or refresher for class? This is the book for you!

REAs Biology Super Review gives you everything you need to know!

This Super Review can be used as a supplement to your high school or college textbook, or as a handy guide for anyone who needs a fast review of the subject.

• Comprehensive, yet concise coverage - review covers the material that students must know about biology. Each topic is presented in a clear and easy-to-understand format that makes learning easier.

• Questions and answers for each topic - let you practice what youve learned and build your biology skills.

• End-of-chapter quizzes - gauge your understanding of the important information you need to know, so youll be ready for any homework assignment, quiz, or test.

Whether you need a quick refresher on the subject, or are prepping for your next exam, we think youll agree that REAs Super Review provides all you need to know!

About the Author

Kellie Ploeger Cox, Ph.D., has been on the science faculty at Hopkins School, an independent college-prep school in New Haven, Connecticut, since 2000. She teachers Introductory Biology, AP Biology, and Contemporary Issues in Biology.

Table of Contents

Chapter 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

Chapter 2 Cellular Organization

2.1 The Cell Theory

2.2 Cellular Organelles

2.3 Prokaryotes vs. Eukaryotes

2.4 Tissues

2.5 Exchange of Materials Between Cell and Environment

Quiz: The Basis of Life—Cellular Organization

Chapter 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

Chapter 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

Chapter 5 Gas Exchange in Plants and Animals

5.1 Respiration in Humans

5.2 Respiration in Other Organisms

5.3 Gas Exchange in Plants

Chapter 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

Chapter 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

Chapter 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 Abnormalities

8.10 Plant Hormones

Quiz: Hormonal Control in Animals and Plants

Chapter 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

Chapter 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 Chapter 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

Chapter 12 Elements of Behavior

12.1 Learned Behavior

12.2 Innate Behavior

12.3 Voluntary Behavior

Quiz: Elements of Behavior

Chapter 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

Chapter 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

Chapter 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

Chapter 16 Evolution

16.1 Evidence for Evolution

16.2 Mechanisms of Evolution

16.3 The Five Principles of Evolution

16.4 Classification

Quiz: Evolution

Chapter 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:
Cliffs Notes
Author:
Gross, Lauren
Author:
Staff of Research Education Association
Author:
Harris, Kymberly
Author:
REA, Editors of
Author:
Van Arnum, Susan
Author:
REA, The Editors of
Author:
Research &. Education Association
Author:
Cox, Kellie Ploeger
Author:
Staff of Rea
Author:
Biology Study Guides
Author:
The Staff of Rea
Author:
The Staff of Rea Good
Subject:
General
Subject:
Biology
Subject:
Study Guides
Subject:
Life Sciences - Biology - General
Subject:
Reference-Student Guides
Subject:
super review
Subject:
Study guide
Subject:
Biology Super Review
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Super Reviews Study Guides
Publication Date:
20141230
Binding:
Electronic book text in proprietary or open standard format
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
256
Dimensions:
8.25 x 5.25 in 1 lb
Age Level:
from 16

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CliffsNotes Biology Quick Review is what you'd expect-—and want—from CliffsNotes: a no-nonsense quick review of biology that high school and Biology 101 students can use to review biology. Also good for teachers and test-takers needing to refresh their understanding of biology. Quick in. Quick out.
"Synopsis" by ,
BIOLOGY SUPER REVIEW

Need help with biology? Want a quick review or refresher for class? This is the book for you! CONCISE SUBJECT REVIEW

Covers the material students typically learn in an introductory biology course. Clear, easy-to-understand format makes learning easier. PACKED WITH PRACTICE

Topic-level questions with detailed explanations let you practice what youve learned and build your biology skills. TEST WHAT YOUVE LEARNED

End-of-chapter quizzes reinforce key concepts, so youll be ready for any biology problem you encounter on your next quiz or test.  

"Synopsis" by , Need help with Biology? Want a quick review or refresher for class? This is the book for you!

REAs Biology Super Review gives you everything you need to know!

This Super Review can be used as a supplement to your high school or college textbook, or as a handy guide for anyone who needs a fast review of the subject.

• Comprehensive, yet concise coverage - review covers the material that students must know about biology. Each topic is presented in a clear and easy-to-understand format that makes learning easier.

• Questions and answers for each topic - let you practice what youve learned and build your biology skills.

• End-of-chapter quizzes - gauge your understanding of the important information you need to know, so youll be ready for any homework assignment, quiz, or test.

Whether you need a quick refresher on the subject, or are prepping for your next exam, we think youll agree that REAs Super Review provides all you need to know!

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