Biology Biology

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Ch.1 - The Science of Biology

Introduction to Biology Characteristics of Life Life's Organizational Hierarchy Natural Selection and Evolution Introduction to Taxonomy Scientific Method Experimental Design

Ch.2 - The Nature of Molecules and the Properties of Water

Atoms- Smallest Unit of Matter Isotopes Introduction to Chemical Bonding Covalent Bonds Noncovalent Bonds Ionic Bonding Hydrogen Bonding Introduction to Water Properties of Water- Cohesion and Adhesion Properties of Water- Density Properties of Water- Thermal Properties of Water- The Universal Solvent Acids and Bases pH Scale

Ch.3 The Chemical Building Blocks of Life

Carbon Polymers Carbohydrates Proteins Nucleic Acids Lipids

Ch.4 - Cell Structures

Cells Nucleus Endomembrane System Endosymbionts Cytoskeleton Cell Junctions

Ch.5 - Membranes

Fluid Mosaic Model Osmosis and Diffusion Facilitated Diffusion Active Transport Bulk Transport

Ch.6 - Energy and Metabolism

Thermochemistry ATP Enzymes Enzymes Metabolism

Ch.7 - How Cells Harvest Energy

Redox Reactions Cellular Respiration Glycolysis Pyruvate Oxidation Citric Acid Cycle ETC and Oxidative Phosphorylation Anaerobic Respiration and Fermentation

Ch.8 - Photosynthesis

Photosynthesis Light Reactions Calvin Cycle The Need for CO2

Ch.9 - Cell Communication

Cell Signaling Reception Transduction and Response

Ch.10 - How Cells Divide

Mitosis Cell Cycle Regulation

Ch.11 - Sexual Reproduction and Meiosis

Sexual Reproduction Meiosis

Ch.12 - Patterns of Inheritance

Mendel's Experiment Independent Assortment Extensions to Mendel

Ch.13 - Chromosomes, Mapping, and Inheritance

Chromosomal Theory of Inheritance Chromosome Abnormalities and Non-Mendelian Inheritance Genetic Counseling

Ch.14 - DNA: The Genetic Material

History of Genetic Research DNA Replication Repair Mechanisms and Telomeres

Ch.15 - Genes and How They Work

Gene Expression and the Genetic Code Transcription RNA Processing Translation Mutation

Ch.16 - The Control of Gene Expression

Bacterial Gene Regulation Eukaryotic Gene Regulation

Ch.17 - Biotechnology

DNA Cloning PCR and Dideoxy Sequencing DNA Fingerprinting

Ch.18 - Genomics


Ch.19 - Cellular Mechanisms of Development

Developmental Biology Animal Development Plant Development

Ch.20 - Genes Within Populations

Hardy-Weinberg Model Genetic Variation

Ch.21 - The Evidence for Evolution

Descent with Modification

Ch.22 - The Origin of Species


Ch.23 - Systematics and the Phylogenetic Revolution


Ch.28 - Prokaryotes

Prokaryote Cell Structures Prokaryote Reproduction and Gene Exchange Prokaryote Metabolism and Ecology Prokaryote Lineages

Ch.29 - Protists

Protist Cells Protist Life Cycles Protist Lineages

Ch.27 - Viruses


Ch.30 - Seedless Plants

Seedless Vascular Plants

Ch.31 - Seed Plants

Land Plants Nonvascular Plants Seed Plants

Ch.32 - Fungi

Fungi Fungi Reproduction

Ch.33 - Animal Diversity and the Evolution of Body Plans

Overview of Animals

Ch.34 - Protostomes

Porifera and Cnideria Lophotrochozoans Ecdysozoans

Ch.35 - Deuterostomes

Echinoderms Chordates Aminotes Primates and Homonids

Ch.36 - Plant Form

Roots and Shoots Tissues Growth

Ch.37 - Transport in Plants

Water Potential

Ch.38 - Plant Nutrition and Soils

Soil and Nutrients Nitrogen Fixation

Ch.39 - Plant Defense Responses

Plant Defenses

Ch.40 - Sensory Systems in Plants

Phototropism Tropisms and Hormones

Ch.41 - Plant Reproduction

Flowers Seeds

Ch.42 - Animal Body and Principles of Regulation

Animal Tissues Metabolism and Homeostasis Thermoregulation

Ch.43 - The Nervous System

Neurons and Action Potentials Central and Peripheral Nervous System

Ch.44 - Sensory Systems

Sensory System

Ch.45 - The Endocrine System

Endocrine System Blood Sugar Homeostasis

Ch.46 - The Musculoskeletal System

Musculoskeletal System

Ch.47 - The Digestive System


Ch.48 - The Respiratory System

Respiratory System Gas Exchange

Ch.49 - The Circulatory System

Circulatory System Heart Physiology

Ch.50 - Osmotic Regulation and the Urinary System

Osmoregulation and Excretion

Ch.51 - The Immune System

Immune System Innate Immunity Adaptive Immunity

Ch.51 - The Reproductive System

Animal Reproduction

Ch.52 - Animal Development

Developmental Biology Animal Development

Ch.53 - Behavioral Biology

Animal Behavior

Ch.54 - Ecology of Individuals and Populations

Introduction to Ecology Population Ecology

Ch.55 - Community Ecology

Community Interactions Community Structure

Ch.56 - Dynamics of Ecosystems


Ch.57 - The Bioshpere


Ch.58 - Conservation Biology

Conservation Biology

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