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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...
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...
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  • 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:

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  • George H. Fried is a Professor of Biology at Brooklyn College. He received his A.B. from Brooklyn College, and his M.S. and Ph.D. from the University of Tennessee atKnoxville. His research interests have centered on metabolic aspects of comparative physiology and the enzymatic factors in genetic and experimental obesities. From 1983 to 1987 he served as chairperson of the Biology Department of Brooklyn College. He has taught courses in general biology and animal physiology and has developed a course in Biology and Society during a 30-year teaching career.

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  • Part I: Fundamentals of Biology

    1. The Basic Structure of Science

    2. The Chemistry of Life: An Inorganic Perspective

    3. The Chemistry of Life: The Organic Level

    Part II: Biology of the Cell

    4. The Cullular Organization of Life

    5. Energy Transformations

    6. Photosynthesis

    Part III: Genetics and Inheritance

    7. The Nature of the Gene

    8. Cell Reproduction

    9. The Mechanism of Inheritance

    10. Control Mechanicsms in Genetics

    11. Embryology

    12. Animal Reproduction

    Part VI: Plant Biology

    13. Basic Structure and Function in Vascular Plants

    14. Interactions of Vascular Plants with Their Environment

    Part V: Animal Biology

    15. Homeostasis: Regulation of Phsyiological Functions

    16. Animal Nutrition and the Digestive System

    17. The Excretory System

    18. The Circulatory System

    19. Immunology

    20. The Respiratory System

    21. Hormones and the Endocrine System

    22. The Nervous System

    23. The Musculoskeletal System: Support and Movement

    24. Animal Behavior

    Part VI: Evolution and Ecology

    25. Evolution: The Process

    26. Ecology

    27. Origin of Life

    Part VII: Biological Diversity

    28. The Kingdom Monera (The Prokaryotes)

    29. The Kingdom Protista

    30. The Kingdom Fungi

    31. The Kingdom Plantae

    32. The Kingdom Animalia

    33. The Primates

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