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The fastest way to learn Understanding Biology Authors: Kenneth Mason and Tod Duncan and Jonathan Losos

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Authors: Kenneth Mason and Tod Duncan and Jonathan Losos

ISBN13: 9781260240900, ©2021

Chapter 1 The Science of Biology

Chapter 2 The Nature of Moleculars and the Properties of Water

Chapter 3 The Chemical Building Blocks of Life

Chapter 4 Cell Structure

Chapter 5 Membranes

Chapter 6 Energy and Metabolism

Chapter 7 How Cells Harvest Energy

Chapter 8 Photosynthesis

Chapter 9 Cell Communication

Chapter 10 How Cells Divide

Chapter 11 Sexual Reproduction and Meiosis

Chapter 12 Patterns of Inheritance

Chapter 13 The Chromosomal Basis of Inheritance

Chapter 14 DNA: The Genetic Material

Chapter 15 Genes and How They Work

Chapter 16 Control of Gene Expression

Chapter 17 Biotechnology

Chapter 18 Genomics

Chapter 19 Genes Within Populations

Chapter 20 The Evidence for Evolution

Chapter 21 The Origin of Species

Chapter 22 Systematics and Phylogeny

Chapter 23 Prokaryotes and Viruses

Chapter 24 Protists

Chapter 25 Fungi

Chapter 26 Plants

Chapter 27 Animal Diversity

Chapter 28 Vertebrates

Chapter 29 Plant Form

Chapter 30 Flowering Plant Reproduction

Chapter 31 The Living Plant

Chapter 32 The Animal Biology and How It Moves

Chapter 33 The Nervous System

Chapter 34 Fueling the Body's Metabolism

Chapter 35 Maintaining Homeostasis

Chapter 36 Reproduction and Development

Chapter 37 Behavioral Biology

Chapter 38 Ecology of Individuals and Populations

Chapter 39 Community Ecology and Ecosystem Dynamics

Chapter 40 The Living World

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