By David Sadava, H. Craig Heller, David M. Hillis, May Berenbaum
From its first version, existence has set the traditional for experiment-based introductory biology texts. there isn't any improved textbook for supporting scholars comprehend not only what we all know (scientific facts), yet how we all know it (the experimental strategy that ends up in their discovery).
The re-creation of lifestyles builds upon this custom, educating primary recommendations and showcasing major examine whereas responding to alterations in biology education...
• PEDAGOGICALLY, with positive factors that fit the best way scholars research this day, together with bankruptcy beginning tales, artwork with balloon captions, and new studying Objectives
• SCIENTIFICALLY, with a wealth of vital new learn all through (see desk of Contents for highlights)
• TECHNOLOGICALLY, with quick entry QR codes revealed within the textual content, new interactive positive factors (media clips, bankruptcy summaries, a flashcard app), and a dramatically more suitable BioPortal, with the adaptive quizzing approach, LearningCurve
• QUANTIFIABLY, with thoroughly revised evaluate assets and new methods of measuring students' development
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Extra resources for Life: The Science of Biology (10th Edition)
4 How Do Sensory Systems Detect Light? 1 How Do Sensory Receptor Cells Convert Stimuli into Action Potentials? 2 How Do Sensory Systems Detect Chemical Stimuli? 1 How Is the Mammalian Nervous System Organized? 2 How Is Information Processed by Neural Networks? 3 Can Higher Functions Be Understood in Cellular Terms? 1 How Do Muscles Contract? 2 What Determines Skeletal Muscle Performance? 2 What Adaptations Maximize Respiratory Gas Exchange? 3 How Do Skeletal Systems and Muscles Work Together? 3 How Do Human Lungs Work?
5 How Does Habitat Variation Affect Population Dynamics? 3 How Do Environmental Conditions Affect Life Histories? 6 How Can We Use Ecological Principles to Manage Populations? 4 What Factors Limit Population Densities? 1 What Types of Interactions Do Ecologists Study? 2 How Do Antagonistic Interactions Evolve? 3 How Do Mutualistic Interactions Evolve? 4 What Are the Outcomes of Competition? 1 What Are Ecological Communities? 2 How Do Interactions among Species Influence Communities? 3 What Patterns of Species Diversity Have Ecologists Observed?
6 What Happens When the Immune System Malfunctions? 1 How Do Animals Reproduce without Sex? 2 How Do Animals Reproduce Sexually? 3 How Do the Human Male and Female Reproductive Systems Work? 4 How Can Fertility Be Controlled? 1 How Does Fertilization Activate Development? 2 How Does Mitosis Divide Up the Early Embryo? 3 How Does Gastrulation Generate Multiple Tissue Layers? 4 How Do Organs and Organ Systems Develop? 5 How Is the Growing Embryo Sustained? 6 What Are the Stages of Human Development?
Life: The Science of Biology (10th Edition) by David Sadava, H. Craig Heller, David M. Hillis, May Berenbaum