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The Resource Biology essentials for dummies, by Rene Fester Kratz and Donna Rae Siegfried ; with Medhane Cumbay and Traci Cumbay

Biology essentials for dummies, by Rene Fester Kratz and Donna Rae Siegfried ; with Medhane Cumbay and Traci Cumbay

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Biology essentials for dummies
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Biology essentials for dummies
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by Rene Fester Kratz and Donna Rae Siegfried ; with Medhane Cumbay and Traci Cumbay
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eng
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Overview: Just the core concepts you need to score high in your biology course. Biology Essentials For Dummies focuses on just the core concepts you need to succeed in an introductory biology course. From identifying the structures and functions of plants and animals to grasping the crucial discoveries in evolutionary, reproductive, and ecological biology, this easy-to-follow guide lets you skip the suffering and score high at exam time. Get down to basics - master the fundamentals, from understanding what biologists study to how living things are classified; -- The chemistry of life - find out what you need to know about atoms, elements, molecules, compounds, acids, bases, and more; -- Conquer and divide - discover the ins and outs of asexual and sexual reproduction, including cell division and DNA replication; -- Jump into the gene pool - grasp how proteins make traits happen, and easily understand DNA transcription, RNA processing, translation, and gene regulation; -- Open the book and find: An overview of cells and their substructures; -- Elementary chemistry; -- The key facts about reproduction and DNA; -- The 411 on energy and organisms; -- What you need to know about evolution; -- Coverage of ecosystems and populations; -- Ten great biology discoveries. Learn: Core concepts taught in an introductory biology course; -- The structures and functions of plants and animals; -- The key discoveries in evolutionary, reproductive, and ecological biology
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BTCTA
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Kratz, René Fester
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570
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illustrations
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index present
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non fiction
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  • Siegfried, Donna Rae
  • Cumbay, Medhane
  • Cumbay, Traci
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For dummies
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  • Biology
  • Biology
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Biology essentials for dummies, by Rene Fester Kratz and Donna Rae Siegfried ; with Medhane Cumbay and Traci Cumbay
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Includes index
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volume
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nc
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rdacarrier
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text
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txt
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rdacontent
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ocn699765204
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22 cm.
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xii, 176 pages
Isbn
9781118072677
Lccn
2011927301
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unmediated
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rdamedia
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n
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illustrations
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(OCoLC)699765204
Label
Biology essentials for dummies, by Rene Fester Kratz and Donna Rae Siegfried ; with Medhane Cumbay and Traci Cumbay
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn699765204
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xii, 176 pages
Isbn
9781118072677
Lccn
2011927301
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)699765204

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