NEW!!! The student's learning path through each chapter is a journey that attempts to convert learning objectives into realised learning outcomes.
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Inquiry and Analysis - This feature appears at the end of all chapters and is intended to help students with developing their skills in analysing and interpreting data. The author provides a 2-page discussion on the presentation of data in Chapter 1, introducing the students to the concepts of variables, relationships between variables, and presentation of data in various types of graphs. To reinforce this concept, the Inquiry and Analysis sections present the student with experimental data and help them analyze the data with a set of questions that walks them through the data.
Chapter Zero - Learning How To Learn Is designed specifically by George Johnson to help students understand how to use their biology textbook and understand the very basic but essentials learning tools to studying:
Linking Arrows Bold GREEN and BLUE Arrows point a student to an earlier place in the text or to an upcoming topic where an important related concept or finding has been or will be discussed.